Smart Living

Where to do Veganuary in London

Smart Living

Where to do Veganuary in London

Forget lettuce and lentils. From junk food to classic comfort dishes, veganism has so much more to offer these days. Here’s where to go in London

Five apps that make London life cleaner, quicker and easier

Technology

Five apps that make London life cleaner, quicker and easier

From personal chauffeurs to someone to clean up the morning after the night before, there’s an app for that

Where to celebrate Burns Night in London

Food & Drink

Where to celebrate Burns Night in London

From whisky tasting to haggis tacos, here’s to celebrate the Ploughman Poet in the capital over the coming weeks

Discover London’s new wave of Chinese restaurants

Food & Drink

Discover London’s new wave of Chinese restaurants

Banish all thoughts of orange, sticky, anglicised Cantonese cuisine in foil containers. It’s time to seek out the full variety of China’s culinary offerings at London’s new generation of Chinese restaurants…

The best things to do in London this week

Culture

The best things to do in London this week

What to do, see, eat and drink in the capital

How to see the world and save it, too

Travel

How to see the world and save it, too

The world is magnificent but it’s not a museum piece – here’s how you can see it, live in it, and help keep it alive

How did bread become the bad guy?

Health

How did bread become the bad guy?

Humans have been eating bread for hundreds of years, so why do so many now see it as a guilty pleasure? We speak to a new generation of breadmakers and nutritionists about why you should reconsider the yeasty stuff

The most anticipated films of 2019

Culture

The most anticipated films of 2019

The Jackal’s guide to this year’s films with substance. And no, there’s no Marvel on our list…

Where to eat in January

Food & Drink

Where to eat in January

Healthy eating never tasted so good

Five plays you need to catch this January

Culture

Five plays you need to catch this January

Don’t hang around – these are all ending soon

The exercise tribes to join in 2019

Health

The exercise tribes to join in 2019

Forget HIIT. The new crop of fitness classes will challenge your mind and your body

How Palm Springs got hip (again)

Travel

How Palm Springs got hip (again)

Once it was playground for Hollywood’s elite. Then it became a glorified retirement village. Now, a Coachella-powered resurgence has helped Palm Springs get its groove back

The future is now: meet the technology we’ll be using in 2019

Technology

The future is now: meet the technology we’ll be using in 2019

The prophecies of science-fiction worlds are coming true with tech that’s transforming our leisure time. Liat Clark reveals three ways the future will invade the present in 2019

Paying it forward: three London chefs on their cooking mentors

Food & Drink

Paying it forward: three London chefs on their cooking mentors

It’s not so much fire and knives as love and friendship for chefs Tom Brown, Alex Jackson and Ramael Scully. They explain how collaboration makes everything taste that little bit better

What to watch in 2019

Culture

What to watch in 2019

Action thriller? Comedy panel show? Psychological drama? What does the telly we watch say about us, and about our cultural neuroses? Stuart Heritage takes a collective emotional temperature-check based on what’s coming to our screens in 2019

Take a break from Christmas at one of London’s best new hotels
Three ways to bring 2019’s coolest design trends into your sitting room

Design

Three ways to bring 2019’s coolest design trends into your sitting room

If you’re going to relax, make sure you do it in style, with our guide to the latest trends in interior design

The best books to read on holiday

Culture

The best books to read on holiday

Forget cheap airport thrillers; these are the holiday reads you’ll really want to dive into this winter, whether there’s a pool at your destination or not.

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