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Leiths Cookery School
'A truly spoiling experience' at Leiths Cookery School

Chocolate Workshop day course at Leiths School of Food and Wine

I bake a lot in my spare time (what little I have of it), so a course at Leiths, the cookery school established in the ‘70s by Michelin-starred restaurateur Prue Leith, seemed the perfect opportunity to hone my skills.

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Lucknam Park, Cotswolds

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A magnificent mile-long drive lined with beech and limes planted in 1827 leads all the way to Luckham Park. As the Palladian mansion looms into view, all ivy-clad golden Bath stone, pillared portico and bowed wings, you feel … Read more →

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Buckland Tout-Saints

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A 17th Century country house hotel hidden deep in Devon dairymaid countryside. Our taxi from Totnes (the nearest station, a 45-minute drive away) takes us over rolling hills, past picture postcard thatched villages, patchwork fields in every shade … Read more →

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'We were introduced to the super-talented chefs, genuinely nice guys'

Wellbourne Brasserie

Open Mon–Fri 5.30pm–10pm, Sat 5.30pm–11pm, Sun closed

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“Welcome to Wellbourne, informal and informed. The team have over 30 years’ experience running some of the most highly acclaimed kitchens and restaurants in the UK. Our main focus is to … Read more →

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'There will most definitely be a next time'

Dip in Brilliant

Open Mon–Fri 5.30pm–10pm, Sat 5.30pm–11pm, Sun closed

The blurb

Dip in Brilliant is a trendy Punjabi cafe/restaurant in Fulham (next to Chelsea Football Club) led by celebrity chef Dipna Anand, whose passion and urge to take Punjabi food to a … Read more →

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La Sultana

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La Sultana Marrakech is an extraordinary hotel, tucked away down a quiet alley that feels a thousand miles away from the mopeds, rickety bikes, and street hawkers that make the city’s medina so famously vibrant.

It’s essentially five … Read more →

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Editors’ Mother’s Day picks 2018

Olivia’s top picks:

Virgin Active Collection Club Membership—from £159/month

With its brand-spanking new makeover, new range of classes and trendy NYC loft-style studios, membership at the Virgin Classic Kensington is the dream gift for Mummy Cool, or Mummy Fit, … Read more →

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Kambaku River Sands Safari Lodge

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“Kambaku Lodges are highly sought after by local and international guests because of their prime location within the highly acclaimed Timbavati Private Nature Reserve. Being part of the world-renowned Kruger National Park, the Timbavati enjoys a wealth of … Read more →

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Valentine’s Day gift guide 2018

Papier Personalised Notebooks and Sketchpads (and cards!)—£10.95

What’s better than a shiny new notebook with a gorgeous cover? A shiny new notebook with a gorgeous, personalised cover, that’s what. Papier has such a fabulous variety to choose from and the … Read more →

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The Painswick, Gloucestershire

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This quirky 18th century Cotswold stone gem is filled with good taste and good humour. Once a former vicarage, today it is an award-winning ‘restaurant with rooms’. Last year the Sunday Times even awarded it the title of … Read more →

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