The series is returning for its final season on Netflix. Archie Bland celebrates its cumulative, remorseless brilliance
Our green-fingered correspondent Anna Pavord continues her A-Z of horticultural pests and problems standing between you and your perfect garden
As the final series is about to air Hugh Montgomery examines an unlikely candidate for mass adulation
Now a weightless pastime, ballooning once made a solid contribution to science and to war
David Gates is an image catcher. He hunts them down and fixes them to a point using pinhole photography and collage.
London Mayor Boris Johnson showed off his tailoring skills during a recent visit to a clothing factory in east London. Johnson sewed together two pieces of neon-coloured material which he described as a 'codpiece'.
The first kiss was so amazing you were overcome with starry-eyed dreaminess and there were imaginary fireworks going off around you, it’s just a shame you had nothing to talk about over dinner.
Rattle makes full use of the fund of glorious tunes in Carmen, shamelessly indulging showstoppers like the “Habanera”, with Magdalena Kozena’s elegant, lyrical delivery receiving a series of burly responses from a chorus not short on gusto.
New warning from France as Government doctors in UK advise women to undergo surgical removal
They flipped for this romantic comedy in its native France, but I'm not sure it will tweak as many funny bones over here. (They also loved time-travel farce Les Visiteurs, remember).