Culture

How to train for a marathon

Fitness

How to train for a marathon

Thinking of entering next year’s London Marathon? We spoke to a running pro for his expert advice on how to prepare properly for race day

Richard Madden had his big break. Now what?

Cover Stories

Richard Madden had his big break. Now what?

There’s out of work, and then there’s out of work. Thanks to the success of ‘Bodyguard’, Richard Madden is enjoying the good kind, kicking back with the world at his feet

Bond 25’s villain will be Remi Malek

Culture

Bond 25’s villain will be Remi Malek

The cast has been announced for the forthcoming James Bond movie, set for release April 2020, and the biggest news is that Remi Malek has been confirmed as lead villain

Got questions about making babies? Check out Fertility Fest

Health

Got questions about making babies? Check out Fertility Fest

Head down to the Barbican for Fertility Fest, a month-long exploration of having children, not having children, and the difficult conversations around infertility

We’ve just launched our first podcast series

Smart Thinking

We’ve just launched our first podcast series

The Jackal Live is The Jackal’s new podcast – your bi-monthly audio update from the men and women improving life in the capital

The future is here

Editor's Letters

The future is here

Editor Nick Carvell introduces The Jackal’s April/May 2019 issue, as well as the magazine’s new podcast series, The Jackal Live

Easter is better than Christmas. Sue me.

Smart Thinking

Easter is better than Christmas. Sue me.

Easter is Christmas without the commitment – and added hot cross buns

Four European city breaks to escape summer in the Big Smoke

Travel

Four European city breaks to escape summer in the Big Smoke

If it all gets a bit much, hop on a plane for a 72-hour break in one of these European cities

Go behind the scenes of the original influencer, Andy Warhol

Culture

Go behind the scenes of the original influencer, Andy Warhol

Proud Central’s latest exhibition of Nat Finkelstein’s photos allows a glimpse at how Andy Warhol created his long-lasting legacy

How to have a ‘good divorce’

Smart Thinking

How to have a ‘good divorce’

As new legislation means you no longer need to blame one person for the breakdown of a marriage, it feels like amicable divorces are more achievable than ever before.

Don’t Forget The Driver is the Brexit show we need right now

Culture

Don’t Forget The Driver is the Brexit show we need right now

Can you make a comedy about Brexit, not to mention one that starts with a dead body washing up on Bognor Regis beach? We speak to writer Tim Crouch about his new TV show ‘Don’t Forget The Driver’ which does just that

Tom Dixon gets into bed with Ikea

Design

Tom Dixon gets into bed with Ikea

Tom Dixon’s bed for Ikea brings fresh new, ‘hackable’ ideas to the design table

Luke Sital-Singh is leaving sad songs (and Britain) behind

Culture

Luke Sital-Singh is leaving sad songs (and Britain) behind

We speak to the singer-songwriter about his bittersweet new album ‘A Golden State’, pushing himself out of his comfort zone and moving to California to start a new life as an optimist

How British artists are responding to Brexit

Culture

How British artists are responding to Brexit

Whether for protest, expression, or social cause, British artists are responding to Brexit in intriguing ways

How to cook a steak with Neil Rankin

Smart Living

How to cook a steak with Neil Rankin

Tried and failed to cook a steak well? Try these quick and easy tips from the chef director at Temper, and you’ll be frying with the best of them

Eight ways to upgrade your desk

Design

Eight ways to upgrade your desk

From a candle that boosts concentration to the ultimate noise-cancelling headphones, fill your office space with things that ease your day in as many ways as possible

Where to find the best West African food in London

Food & Drink

Where to find the best West African food in London

From maafe to jollof rice, here’s how to seek out the capital’s finest Nigerian and Ghanaian cuisine

Why Accra is the capital of West African cool

Travel

Why Accra is the capital of West African cool

A new generation of creatives, artists and entrepreneurs are turning Ghana’s capital into Africa’s buzziest city destination. Here’s why you need to go, and what you need to see

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