The best Easter eggs for 2018

This year’s luxury chocolate eggs tasted and rated

Collection of Irish whiskey in shot glasses

Go beyond Guinness for your St Patrick’s Day drinks

Ireland’s finest whiskey, small-batch gin and craft stout will keep you nicely topped up on March 17

Ken Dodd: a comic genius who inspired true devotion

What set Dodd apart wasn’t his one-liners, but his ability to build an extraordinary rapport with his audience

Bryony Frost is the jockey to watch at Cheltenham Festival

Five things to look out for at the greatest show on turf

Recipe: Victoria sponge

The Women’s Institute are sticklers when it comes to this classic cake, but there’s really no need to follow the rules

Beard Board: An online community that has really grown on me

Jamie Bartlett has discovered that rarest of things – a website where men can open up and be nice to each other

Gallery: Picasso 1932 at Tate Modern

A new exhibition focuses on an intensely creative year in the life of the great artist

The spirited women behind one of the world’s finest rums

Photographer Nicolee Drake meets the weavers of Guatemala

How to bluff as a wine buff

Masquerade as a connoisseur with these tips from The Wine Show’s Amelia Singer

Hotel review: Sofitel Darling Harbour, Sydney

A hotel that’s hard to tear yourself away from – even with the wonders of Sydney on its doorstep

Recipe: Wild boar pie

A perfect recipe for British Pie Week, or any other time of the year

Oscars 2018: in pictures

Highlights from the 90th Academy Awards

Oscars 2018: full list of winners

Guillermo del Toro’s The Shape of Water was named best picture at the Academy Awards ceremony

Mother’s Day 2018: gift guide

The best ways to treat mum on March 11

Civilisations is right-on and rather underwhelming

Ed West reviews the BBC’s much-hyped sequel to Kenneth Clark’s seminal documentary series

World Book Day 2018: MPs’ favourite childhood reads

Politicians, including Jess Phillips, Nadine Dorries and Vince Cable, on the books they fell in love with as children

Recipe: Bara brith

How to bake speckled bread, a Welsh classic for St David’s Day

English wine: the best of the bunch

Give these homegrown wines a chance and you won’t be disappointed

I, Tonya review: A razor-sharp comedy on ice

Margot Robbie excels in this retelling of one of the most infamous incidents in the history of sport

Recipe: Rhubarb fool

While rhubarb is in season, it would be foolish not to whip up this classic pud

Sunglasses: a modern scourge

Anna Wintour was following a ghastly trend by keeping her shades on when sitting with the Queen

Summer music festivals 2018: a guide

Ticket information and line-up news for Latitude, Green Man, Bestival and more

Bafta Film Awards 2018: in pictures

Highlights from a star-studded night at the Royal Albert Hall

Bafta Film Awards 2018: full list of winners

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri won five awards, including Best Picture

Lady Bird review: a coming-of-age comedy to fall for

Saoirse Ronan and Laurie Metcalfe shine in a film that basks in early noughties nostalgia