The town the King built: a solution to housing or a middle-class ghetto?
‘It is geared around creating a community’
‘Moving to the middle of nowhere would have been tricky – here I have a happy medium’
THE OTHER ‘NEW POUNDBURYS’
‘We have a longterm investment in the future of the community’
Back to school... I learnt Russian so I could be in the secret service
I think I’ve outgrown my ill-educated, boorish husband
Shane Watson People-watching
How to turn over a new leaf – room by room
Making an entrance
The restful retreat
The hub of the home
Eating and entertaining
Working from home
A soothing sanctuary
Organising and maintaining
‘James had it worse than me. He worked in his big job every day and came home to a broken wife’
WHAT ARE THE SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF BREAST CANCER?
Sooner breast cancer is found, the more successful treatment is likely to be
For the first time, non-beige sex is definitely on my dating checklist…
BROWN DOESN’T MEAN BORING
Forget new year – October is the time to make new resolutions
French exchange No one likes a show-off – especially the French
Put on a dazzling show of autumn colour
CAN WE EXPECT SPECTACULAR DISPLAYS OF AUTUMN COLOUR
Perennials & grasses
What to plant now to have a meadow lawn by next spring
Spring-flowering bulbous plants to naturalise in grass
Easily grown perennial native wildflowers
When should I plant hyacinth bulbs for Christmas blooms?
What is the best way to store apples over winter?
How should I keep brassicas in tip-top condition?
THE TOP 5 BRITISH-MADE HISTORIC CARS
As the drive to electric gains pace, is it the end of the road for classic cars?
WHICH CAR IS BEST FOR ACCESS TO THE PASSENGER SEAT?
WHAT’S MAKING MY MINI CONVERTIBLE SCREECH VIOLENTLY?
WHY HAS MERCEDES INCREASED THE PRICE OF MY SATNAV SUBSCRIPTION?
WORST of TIMES