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Royal wedding: Prince Harry and Meghan should be wary of a transatlantic culture clash

From the best man’s speech to sentimental sing-alongs, somethings might get lost in translation on the big day

London Craft Week 2018: The best of British design

Highlights from this year’s celebration of homegrown craftsmanship

Royal wedding: What is a prince to wear?

From military dress to black tie, Prince Harry has plenty of options to pick from as he prepares to marry Meghan Markle

Recipe: Carrot cake

A classic cake done perfectly

Five literary ballets to book ahead for

From a graceful Jane Eyre to dancing musketeers

Anton Mosimann interview: ‘I’m proud to be a chef’

The legendary Swiss chef on bread and butter pudding, cooking for prime ministers and why swearing is banned in his kitchen

Recipe: Millionaire’s shortbread

Your waistline might suffer, but don’t let that put you off

In pictures: Spectator Life’s sixth birthday party

Prue Leith, Mary Killen and Piers Morgan were among the guests at The Hari hotel

A curious history of royal weddings

As Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s big day approaches, Mark Mason uncovers the unusual stories behind British royal nuptials

Andalucía: Historic charm beyond the beach

Discover the picturesque towns that are well worth dragging yourself off the sunlounger for

Recipe: Perfect panna cotta

How to get the wobble just right

Gallery: Frida Kahlo at the V&A

Making Herself Up is putting Kahlo’s personal possessions and clothing on display outside Mexico for the first time

Europe’s best nature holidays

From the Tuscan hills to Slovenia’s great lake

The best restaurants in Chelsea

Where to eat in the King’s Road and beyond

Recipe: Sultana scones

Olivia Potts revisits a classic cookbook for a recipe to stir fond childhood memories

MasterChef is way past its sell-by date

Cooking doesn’t get duller than this

Leiden: The eccentric city that’s worth leaving Amsterdam for

One of the Netherlands’ hidden gems is only a short hop from the capital

The best umbrellas to buy

Stay dry in style with one of these beautifully crafted umbrellas

Why no-frills kebab shops skewer their posh rivals

In praise of the great British kebab shop

Olivier Awards 2018: full list of winners

Hamilton won seven awards at the Royal Albert Hall ceremony

120 Beats per Minute review: A forceful portrait of protest

Firebrand politics and personal tragedy combine in a fine film set amid Aids activism in the 1980s

How to make the perfect gin and tonic

Expert advice on getting your G&T just right

How we fell out of love with fruit cake

In our over-sugared times, traditional fruit cakes are being ditched in favour of sickly-sweet sponges

Recipe: Fish pie

The Good Friday classic that’s perfect for any family occasion