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Travel: 48 hours in Dublin

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Tips on where to stay and what to eat in Dublin courtesy of our travel writer, Sophie Ritchie.

David Winskill thoroughly enjoys “a special play which deserves full houses” courtesy of Jesse Briton.

We spoke with Wiggins ahead of his UK tour, which starts in Manchester on Monday.

On Friday, I logged on to Twitter and typed three letters into the search box that have had an important bearing on my life: OCD.

It’s a people’s revolution. For the very first time, a community cast takes the Olivier stage: around 200 non-professionals, led by a few actors, representing national diversity. And that’s no anaemic buzzword here, but real inclusion – assorted ages, sizes, ethnicities, experiences, performers in wheelchairs, in drag, all combining in the art of storytelling. It’s end-of-term play meets Danny Boyle’s London Olympics Opening Ceremony.

There’s no such thing as a dead cert in theatreland. No matter how bulletproof the material might seem (through reputation or otherwise), there is always the potential for it to flounder on the banks of poor execution, woeful miscasting and meandering direction.

Sophie Ritchie takes in the swashbuckling elegance and history of one of Tokyo’s most desirable hotels

If you’ve walked past the Camden People’s Theatre recently, you might have noticed the striking art exhibition proudly on display.

Kerstin Rodgers shares two delicious gluten-free recipes after whiling away an afternoon at Highgate’s serene Waterlow Park.

Caroline David settles in for an evening of open-air theatre as director Maria Aberg oversees a quite brilliant adaption of the Little Shop of Horrors

David Conway, Hampstead Garden Opera’s new Chair, took the pulpit to announce that Facebook had taken down HGO’s posting “ .. for promoting sexual services” - it certainly was a strange start to a concert!

The property price gap between London and other cities around the UK is predicted to narrow in the next two years according to figures published by Hometrack

For seven consecutive Fridays in July and August, the KERB street-food market will run into the evening with DJ sets, flowing drinks and beautiful food as part of Camden Lates.

To mark Foster Care Fortnight (May 14 to May 27), we spoke to resident Jane* about the immense rewards of foster caring with Haringey Council

Wembley Sailing Club is hosting a Push the Boat Out event on Sunday May 20, where those interested in taking up the sport are invited to experience the club in action.

A cottage in Highgate Village where the renowned poet A.E Housman once lived is now available to buy.

Mark Howorth, the founder of luxury interior design firm Callender Howorth, tells us how he brought elegant Indian influences to a period property on NW3’s Heath Drive

A Belsize Village car repair and parking depot dating back to the 1930s has been transformed into a luxury apartment development.

For people who suffer with feet problems, it is often difficult to find footwear that is both comfortable and stylish. There is a shop in the West End dedicated to changing that.

There was something about the way Alastair Cook celebrated his magnificent double-century in the fourth Ashes Test in Melbourne that epitomised his character.

Festive season is in full flow, but soon it will be time to think about ditching the decorations and making more space for your home once again. But how should you dispose of your tree?

An exceptionally restored Victorian mansion that was formerly home to a Nobel Prize winner is now on the market on Bishopswood Road, Highgate.

The borough of Camden bucked a trend of falling house prices across London in 2017, according to new statistics published by Rightmove.

It’s the hope that kills you.

One of London’s most popular animal welfare charities rolled out the red carpet for glamorous guests and their beloved pet dogs as their annual fundraiser returned.

We discuss climbing the buy-to-rent property ladder with first-time landlords and local industry experts.

As the weather cools down, you can warm up indoors with a crop of new gardening books to inspire you.

Thinking of buying a property abroad? Our guide helps you take that 
first step towards owning your own perfect place in the sun

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