Pamper yourself into blissful oblivion before the festive season arrives in this selection of the finest spas in the country
Former defence secretary Liam Fox successfully claimed 3p of taxpayers’ cash for a car journey of fewer than 100 metres, expenses documents show.
'I loved About Time and wished there were more light films of this type'
Spoiler alert: Breaking Bad's 62nd and final episode, 'Felina', is a fitting end to a modern classic
'I was lured into the restaurant by a pot of lemon posset'
Thanks to Feydeau and his followers, we tend to think of farce as the most sex-fuelled of genres, full of randy bourgeois types, bent on bedding one another, who desperately struggle to keep up a front of respectability as the frenzy mounts and their reputations disintegrate with a hurtling, remorseless logic. The improprieties are a good deal less priapic and the pace considerably gentler in the work of Ben Travers, whose 1927 Aldwych farce is now engagingly revived at the Park Theatre by Eleanor Rhode for Snapdragon Productions in Clive Francis's new adaptation.
Tracey Emin's transformation from establishment-shaking rebel to middle England treasure appears complete after the artist was chosen to feature in a new Marks & Spencer advertising campaign featuring “outspoken women”.
Fazenda Nova, Portugal
One of the main attractions of this year’s Brighton Festival is a night-time traipse around Preston Manor, a gorgeous historic house in the suburbs which was bequeathed to the city by the Stanford family in 1932.
Tests shows 22-year-old and boyfriend drowned at hotel but what happened is a mystery
Staff dived into the water to save them but they could not be resuscitated
It’s alright for some, isn’t it?
Manifesto should distance party from 'tax cut for millionaires'
Labour claimed the controversial "bedroom tax" was unravelling after the Government exempted foster carers and parents of armed forces personnel from housing benefit deductions if they have spare rooms.
Foster carers and parents of serving armed forces personnel will be exempted from welfare deductions if they have spare rooms, Work and Pensions Secretary Iain Duncan Smith has announced.
PM is facing pressure from all sides to end ring fences protecting spending