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  • Culture vulture: your July hitlist

    9 Jul 2020

    Missing the theatre and live venues? Until normal service resumes for the arts world, here’s some inspiration for July – podcasts, books, music and theatre.

  • eton mess gifford's circus

    Make this! Courtesy of Giffords Circus (really!)

    Roll up, roll up! Put some razzle-dazzle back into mealtime monotony with a double whammy of scrumptious, summery dishes from Giffords Circus’ new cookbook

  • spotlight on heart prepare to care

    #PREPARETOCARE

    Five conversations you need to have with your parents sooner rather than later.

  • What to watch online this week

    8 Jul 2020

    Your weekly boredom buster is here with all the best and brand spanking new TV, film, music and theatre to keep you entertained from the sofa.

  • Staying in saviour – what to stream this week

    29 Jun 2020

    THEATRE If you haven’t signed up to Disney+ yet, now would be the time as Hamilton The Musical will be available exclusively on the streaming service from 3 July – so that’s Saturday night sorted. If you don’t know already (erm, where have you been?) the smash-hit Broadway musical follows the journey of Alexander Hamilton, […]

  • Two nights and a dinner in a luxury Dorset hotel, worth £868

    23 Jun 2020

    Anyone fancy a two-night stay for two, with a dinner, at The Eastbury Hotel & Spa, a luxury Georgian townhouse hotel and 2 AA rosette restaurant, in one of Dorset’s prettiest towns? Silly question…

  • Staying in? Here’s what to watch this week

    Bored of boxsets? I hear ya! Here’s the latest in TV, film, theatre and music to keep you entertained this week.

  • Yarrells Prep School & Nursery, Upton, nr Poole

    20 Jun 2020

    Muddy says: A happy, family-orientated school providing the ideal foundation for moving onto state grammars or the independent sector. So the best of both worlds, really.

  • Leweston School, nr Sherborne

    19 Jun 2020

    An unpretentious, friendly school offering great all-round education with outstanding music and sports, where girls and boys can learn together – and apart – allowing them to realise their potential in every subject.

  • Smokin’! Cook THESE for Father’s Day

    16 Jun 2020

    The weather’s looking promising for Father’s Day on Sunday, so fire up the BBQ and rustle up these bad boys for the best blokes in your life. Just add beer.

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