Wearable works of art

When two English greats – William Morris and Barbour– are brought together, the results are picture perfect

Team GB's latest gold medallists, boxer Nicola Adams and rider Charlotte Dujardin, who triumphed in the dressage

Worlds apart – but boxing and dressage deliver gold for Team GB

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Castle House Hotel, Castle Street, Hereford

Hereford's MP says his constituency has great restaurants; is his campaigning justified?

Weekend Work: Time to cut out flower stems

What to do

A sponge cake in the shape of a heart? Yes, please. For £10, this cream and whole strawberry-filled treat is yours, along with as much tea as two people can drink, at Peyton & Byrne's café at London's Royal Academy, 3pm to 5pm every day. The perfect thing for a super-sweet first date – or a post- Summer Exhibition pick-me-up. Peytonandbyrne.co.uk

Wine: Something For The Weekend?

2007 Tesco Finest* Viña Mara Rioja

In pictures: From Kate and Wills to Alexa Chung - The famous faces spotted at Wimbledon 2012

This Wimbledon has been one of the best ever - we've seen some of the big hitters on sparkling form and a few surprises have delighted the crowds.

Paul Heaton Presents The 8th, Barbican, London


“You looked confused at some points,” amiably admits Paul Heaton after overseeing his confusing and long-winded soul opera, The 8th.

Strawberry Fields (15)

Frances Lea's melodrama is a tale of two sisters played out over an English summer in Kent.

Donostia, where Samuel tried cod cheeks

On The Menu: Donostia cod cheeks; Chin Chin labs; Thermapen; Courvoisier; Richard Bertinet

This week I've been eating... Donostia cod cheeks

Matt Chorley: I'll buy fruit in laybys when it starts raining cream

Every strawberry must dream of passing away at Wimbledon.

New dress code a hit at Ascot's Ladies' Day

A drop of rain could not affect sartorial standards at Royal Ascot today - and even a dog was appropriately dressed for Ladies' Day.

Sainsbury's enjoys Jubilee boost

Sainsbury's benefited from an extra two million visits from shoppers in the week of the Queen's Diamond Jubilee amid strong demand for party food and bunting.

One of the 'illegal' farms that the WWF says is destroying Doñana National Park

Strawberry farms suck Spain dry

Decades of legal and illegal agricultural exploitation have brought western Europe's most important wetland to crisis point

Strawberries with hazelnut meringue

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