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The Lygon Arms: a Cotswolds hotel full of history
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The Lygon Arms: a Cotswolds hotel full of history

The Lygon Arms in Broadway is such an impressive hotel that some people never want to leave, says Matthew Partridge.
4 May 2022
Wine of the week: two cunning Australian blends
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Wine of the week: two cunning Australian blends

Matthew Jukes tastes a pair of gorgeous Australian reds – a fruity shiraz mixed with glossy zibibbo, and a three-way combo of montepulciano, nero d’Av…
1 Apr 2022
Five of the best relaxing spa getaways
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Five of the best relaxing spa getaways

Take a sound bath in Berkshire or learn Tai Chi and meditation in Kent at one of these five relaxing spa getaways.
1 Apr 2022
The Yamaha Fizzy – how a 1970s moped became a £10,000 collector’s item
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The Yamaha Fizzy – how a 1970s moped became a £10,000 collector’s item

Surviving examples of the Yamaha FS1-E - a cheap moped originally meant for teenagers – are fetching serious money among motorcycle enthusiasts.
25 Mar 2022
Five wild holidays for adventurers
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Five wild holidays for adventurers

From high-altitude luxury in Oman to wildlife filming in the Cairngorms. Jasper Spires reports on five of the best holidays for adventurers
25 Mar 2022
Toasting investment success
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Toasting investment success

What is it about wine that is attracting investor interest?
21 Mar 2022
Lech: a picturesque and exclusive ski resort
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Lech: a picturesque and exclusive ski resort

Most of the holidaymakers in Lech are return visitors. It’s easy to see why, says Nicole García Mérida
18 Mar 2022
Ineos Grenadier: a striking and rugged off-roader
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Ineos Grenadier: a striking and rugged off-roader

The old Land Rover is dead; long live the Ineos Grenadier.
18 Mar 2022
A secret list of beauties for your cellar
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A secret list of beauties for your cellar

Matthew Jukes looks at the offering from Swains, a stunning new wine shop by Hampstead Heath
18 Mar 2022
Spring sees iconic art going under the auctioneer’s hammer
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Spring sees iconic art going under the auctioneer’s hammer

The art market has seen a flurry of high-profile sales as the spring auction season hots up. Chris Carter reports
11 Mar 2022
Evo Yachts V8 – a design masterpiece
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Evo Yachts V8 – a design masterpiece

The Evo V8, motorboat maker Evo Yachts’ homage to the sailing yacht, is a clever piece of kit
11 Mar 2022
Minster Mill: a riverside break in Oxfordshire
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Minster Mill: a riverside break in Oxfordshire

Enjoy walks, fishing, horse riding – and learn how to throw an axe. Matthew Partridge reports
11 Mar 2022
2019 Bila-Haut: a tremendously juicy and spicy fellow
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2019 Bila-Haut: a tremendously juicy and spicy fellow

This hearty red is tremendously juicy and spicy with a wicked price tag.
11 Mar 2022
Five stimulating city breaks
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Five stimulating city breaks

From a hotel-cum-art gallery in Naples to a cocktail sensation in Venice – Jasper Spires reports on five of the best city breaks to take now.
4 Mar 2022
Porsche Panamera: an unflappable family saloon
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Porsche Panamera: an unflappable family saloon

The latest incarnation of the Porsche Panamera couples fun with practicality. Jasper Spires reports
4 Mar 2022
2020 Tapanappa: a trio of tremendous whites
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2020 Tapanappa: a trio of tremendous whites

Well-balanced and not too exuberant nor expressive, this is a finely tuned and deliciously mesmerising creation.
4 Mar 2022
Lexus NX – a refined and smooth SUV
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Lexus NX – a refined and smooth SUV

Luxury car brand Lexus’s NX sports utility vehicle is sophisticated and beautifully built. Jasper Spires reports
25 Feb 2022
Travel: come ye to Hampton Court
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Travel: come ye to Hampton Court

Hampton Court Palace, the favourite of kings and courtiers, remains well worth a visit today, says Matthew Partridge
25 Feb 2022
2020 Crozes-Hermitage Rouge: an exquisite and evocative French syrah
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2020 Crozes-Hermitage Rouge: an exquisite and evocative French syrah

This expressive syrah is as aromatic and evocative as many wines twice the price. 
25 Feb 2022
2017 Quinta da Leda: Vinous epiphanies from Portugal
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2017 Quinta da Leda: Vinous epiphanies from Portugal

These magnificent wines are a tenth of the price of Barca-Velha, but they lack nothing in passion, build-quality, epic skill and deliciousness.
18 Feb 2022
Five luxurious Caribbean retreats
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Five luxurious Caribbean retreats

Enjoy a beach butler in St Kitts and Nevis or group meditations on Buck Island. Jasper Spires reports
18 Feb 2022
McLaren GT: a smooth grand tourer
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McLaren GT: a smooth grand tourer

Sportscar specialist McLaren has made a supercar as friendly as a family hatchback. Jasper Spires reports
18 Feb 2022
2018 Petit Verdot by Belle-Vue: an enthralling wine from Bordeaux
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2018 Petit Verdot by Belle-Vue: an enthralling wine from Bordeaux

This petit verdot is a thoroughly modern wine with a profound flavour that imprints a unique signature on your taste buds.
14 Feb 2022
Everrati Series IIA: an electric Land Rover for the new age
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Everrati Series IIA: an electric Land Rover for the new age

In the Everrati Series IIA, the Land Rover, Britain’s favourite workhorse, now has an eco-friendly stablemate.
4 Feb 2022