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How to make an age, race and gender non-specific film

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How to make an age, race and gender non-specific film

British actor, writer and director Ray Panthaki is a man on a mission

How to cook a steak with Neil Rankin

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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

The Jackal’s guide to the best local cheeses

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The Jackal’s guide to the best local cheeses

Food tastes better when it’s local, and cheese is no exception. Here are five of our favourite London cheesemakers that you need to know about

A walk and a Sunday roast. What more does your weekend need?

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A walk and a Sunday roast. What more does your weekend need?

Make the most of your downtime with the best walks and pubs lunches in London

Something for the weekend: The NewsRevue

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Something for the weekend: The NewsRevue

Get ready for bad wigs and brilliant jokes at the Canal Cafe Theatre

Don’t do Valentine’s Day? These events are for you

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Don’t do Valentine’s Day? These events are for you

Whether you loathe the hearts or flowers, or just aren’t that bothered, here’s three places to escape from it all

Where to celebrate an authentic Chinese New Year

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Where to celebrate an authentic Chinese New Year

Looking to do Chinese New Year justice? These are the restaurants to make for

Meet Walpole’s Brands of Tomorrow 2018

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Meet Walpole’s Brands of Tomorrow 2018

The guardian of British luxury is championing 12 young brands this year. We introduced six yesterday, here are the others

Lend us your ears: Apple enters the smart-speaker race

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Lend us your ears: Apple enters the smart-speaker race

Late and pricey, but promising a superior listening experience – is HomePod, Apple’s latest home gadget, up to snuff?

The Jackal becomes a Walpole 2018 Brand of Tomorrow

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The Jackal becomes a Walpole 2018 Brand of Tomorrow

British luxury’s protector has announced its Brands of Tomorrow, and we’re thrilled to be one of them

The Jackal Recommends: Mr P. part two, Timex and Bennett Winch’s clever new holdall
Get set for Pancake Day

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Get set for Pancake Day

Avoid making a mess in the kitchen: head for one of these five London pancake hot spots, instead

Where to eat: One Lombard Street

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Where to eat: One Lombard Street

Looking for a reliable and discreet destination in the City? We’ve found it

Last-minute flowers for your Valentine? Sorted

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Last-minute flowers for your Valentine? Sorted

Need a last-minute romantic solution? These five florists offer same day delivery

John Simm: still playing bad guys

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John Simm: still playing bad guys

During the mid-Noughties, John Simm was a mainstay of British television, starring in Dr Who and Life on Mars. After a spell in the States, he’s returning to our screens in new BBC drama Collateral, as – you guessed it – a villain

Something for the weekend: ‘T-Shirt: Cult – Culture – Subversion’

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Something for the weekend: ‘T-Shirt: Cult – Culture – Subversion’

The world’s most democratic wardrobe staple goes under the spotlight in this new, innovative exhibition at the Fashion and Textile Museum

The best secret bars to take your date to on Valentine’s Day

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The best secret bars to take your date to on Valentine’s Day

Still searching for that perfect date spot? These under-the-radar London bars are sure to strike the right romantic note

Where to eat this Valentine’s Day

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Where to eat this Valentine’s Day

You’re in luck. We’ve done all the hard work for you with a round-up of the places to try this V-Day