In Bloom: Garden parties

Dalliances in the dahlias and parrots in the peonies: it turns out there’s more to garden parties than meets the eye. Tilly Berendt dives into the shrubbery for a closer look

The five stars: London’s most famous department stores

London’s department stores stock everything you could ever need, but the most famous have retained their unique identities, as Tilly Berendt discovers.
Beauty, Culture, Dining

A Day at Battersea Power Station

Elizabeth Finney spends a day at the new Battersea Power Station Circus West Village to suss out the hottest new openings for both London locals and visiting city explorers

Just Dance: Autumn at Sadler’s Wells Theatre

Kathryn Conway pays tribute to the creative organisation that celebrates the power of dance in all its forms
Culture, Travel

Autumn Antics: This Season’s Culture Diary

Wondering what to do now that summer is over? Fear not – culture vultures can still get their fix thanks to a huge array of events and exhibitions taking place in London this Autumn.
Culture, Investment

Jameel Prize 5 at the Victoria & Albert Museum

David G.Taylor explores the Islamic-inspired contemporary art and design on show at the Victoria and Albert Museum this autumn
Beyond London, Culture

Beyond London: International Day at the Royal County of Berkshire Polo Club

Far from being mired down by tradition and image, Jamie Morrison is on a mission to revitalise the sport of kings. Tilly Berendt visits his Berkshire club to experience the new International Day, in which the pitch-side parties are as sleek and sexy as the sport unfolding on the grass