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Travel Kenya: The jewel of East Africa & a trip of a lifetime

With magnificent wildlife, sprawling savannas and dramatic scenery, a Kenyan holiday is something everyone should experience at least once. To help you on your way, offers the following travel tips and advice on what you should do before you go including how to apply for your Kenya visa… Photo: Getty What can I do and see in Kenya?  Safaris  The ultimate safari […]


Top Trends in Interior Design for your Home

Be bold, be brave, but above all, be true to yourself.  Photo: Charlton Brown / Dirk Lindner Jo Maudsley and Chris Pask, directors of Charlton Brown, discuss this year’s trends in interior design and examine what a professional interior designer can bring to a project.  Q: Can you tell us about some of your projects?  We work across all […]


Forest School: Discover ‘a Powerhouse with a Heart’ in London’s North East

Forest School in Snaresbrook is a coeducational environment built around original Georgian and Victorian buildings. It provides superb modern learning opportunities and takes a wholistic approach to nurturing pupils academic endeavours and personal development. Come along to the school’s open day and see for yourself… Photos: Forest School Located on the same Snaresbrook site where it began in 1834, Forest […]


Spotlight on Oxted: A Town Offering the Best of Both Worlds

With a picture-perfect high street, easy connection to London and idyllic setting at the foot of the picturesque North Downs, Oxted is arguably one of England’s finest, yet little known, towns. So take the time go get to know this hidden gem a little bit better…  Photos: St William Homes LLP Often overshadowed by fellow towns across Surrey’s star-studded ‘Golden […]


What is CBD Oil and What are the Benefits of Taking it?

CBD, or cannabidiol, has been described as a revolution helping people who suffer with conditions as wide ranging as Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s, but what is behind the recent trend? To mark National CBD Day (August 8) Simon Blunt, general manager of Origin’40 Putney, a London-based retailer specialising in CBD advice, explains what CBD is and […]


North London’s new luxury homes offer modern family living

Discover The Folium, a collection of contemporary luxe townhouses in the heart of leafy northwest London. With just five homes available, they’re likely to be snapped up quick.  Photos courtesy of Catalyst New Homes Just a short walk from Muswell Hill village, The Folium is a new collection of luxury four-bedroom townhouses. Close to Coppetts […]


Zhuzhing up your home office? Don’t overlook your flooring

As many of us now know, working from home can have a lot of benefits – but only if you have a suitable working space.  When setting up a home office, one of the first things you need to think about is the flooring. The right floor will help to boost productivity, inspire creativity, and […]


5 Great Suffolk Staycation Ideas

Looking for Suffolk staycation ideas? These five fabulous properties are perfect for a rural retreat, whether you dream of a luxury barn conversion, spa hotel or a spot of golf


What Are Thread Veins and What Are the Best Treatments?

The presence of thread veins can cause great distress, but achieving good results with effective treatments takes experience, explains leading vascular surgeon Michael Gaunt.


The Secret to Cooking with Bordeaux Wine

Almost everybody loves wine – especially wines from Bordeaux such as Dom Perignon Champagne and English wines are among the list of admirable wines in the world. But did you know that you can use wines in cooking?… Photo: Getty Use those Bordeaux wines you bought and are now wondering what to do with them […]