Desserts

Late summer plum tart recipe with no fuss puff

Making puff pastry from scratch can be the stuff of nightmares but luckily pre-made options exist and they can be used to make some fairly elegant fare, like this wonderful summer plum tart

Food: David Cameron's love affair with Colin (the caterpillar)

Taking to his new Twitter account, this week David Cameron uploaded a picture from the Tory party conference. "Thanks to my team for squeezing in a quick birthday celebration on this v hectic day," he wrote, alongside a photo of him behind two chocolate logs with candles.

Sundae worship

As a wave of retro ice-cream parlours tickles the country's tastebuds, we have the scoop on the coolest cones and brightest bowls