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Country walks, log fires and crystal-clear waters can all be enjoyed from these gorgeous lodgings. Here are 13 picture-perfect UK minibreaks to book this year
From a caring Tom Hanks in Paul Greengrass' News of the World to a scary Lupita Nyong'o in Jordan Peele's Us, Netflix in February provides escape from Lockdown 3
Looking to commemorate the Lunar New Year? Even behind closed doors, London is offering a host of colourful, educational and tasty ways to celebrate
Dancing Nation is a free all-day festival of British dance presented by Sadler's Wells and BBC Arts
This French comedy-drama series on Netflix explores the world of agents and actors, featuring cameos from Juliette Binoche, Jean Reno, Isabelle Huppert and Sigourney Weaver
A new pocket of Princess Diana's life will be explored courtesy of Kristen Stewart, in a new film by Pablo Larraín
Ralph Fiennes, Carey Mulligan, Johnny Flynn and Lily James star in this 30s period drama about the excavation of Sutton Hoo
Every week leading artists perform for the camera from the fine Trafalgar Square venue
Months at home followed by a summer of micro-weddings are among the factors influencing this year’s floral trends
In his new Channel 4 Aids drama, Russell T Davies examines the impact of the virus on the British gay community. Stephen Fry, Neil Patrick Harris and Olly Alexander star
From skipping ropes to wall bars, new kit will boost motivation, mood and energy levels in these dark, lockdown days
The ITV detective drama The Bay returns. Lisa Armstrong (Morven Christie) has to deal with her demotion as well as having her old lackey Med (Taheen Modak) as a boss
The latest season of Peaky Blinders will be the final chapter of the series. Cillian Murphy returns
For those working while attempting to homeschool, online tutoring may be an effective solution
Subscription boxes inspire and educate, not to mention providing some much-needed excitement to keep kids enthused over lockdown
In this six-part ITV family drama about grief, Keeley Hawes stars as Alice, whose partner Harry suddenly dies. The impact ripples across the family, but Harry had a few secrets…
From an opera star singing just to you, to a professional ballerina teaching you how to dance, these exclusive cultural experiences are making lockdown fun
In this new biopic, David Bowie (Johnny Flynn) tries to find his identity as a musician in the years leading up to Ziggy Stardust. Marc Marron also stars
In the long-awaited follow-up to 2017's Wonder Woman, Patty Jenkins directs the 80s-inspired sequel. Gal Gadot, Chris Pine and Kristen Wiig star.
In Beautiful World, Where Are You, Sally Rooney delves into the complex relationships between a new set of friends and lovers
As food and drink businesses strive to become carbon neutral or even negative, carbon-counting is a trend to embrace this year
Regina King's film debut examines the historic meeting between Malcolm X (Kingsley Ben-Adir), Cassius Clay (Eli Goree), Sam Cooke (Leslie Odom Jr) and Jim Brown (Aldis Hodge)
The winter lockdown is predicted to be the toughest yet on our mental health, but following a structured day could help. Here’s why…
In season 2, Emily Dickinson (Hailee Steinfeld) is approaching fame as a poet after the newspaper mogul Samuel Bowles (Finn Jones) comes to town. But does she really want it?
Bridgerton was one of Netflix's most successful releases in 2020, but is it really worth watching? Our TV Editor Euan Franklin breaks down the reasons why it is
From familiar voices embarking on fresh projects to new names cutting their teeth on the podcast scene, here are the best new podcasts of 2021
In Kornél Mundruzó's Netflix film Pieces of a Woman, Vanessa Kirby and Shia LaBeouf star as a couple recovering from a devastating loss.
Homeschooling - again. We chat to the pros for the top tips to make things easier this time around...
From Pieces of a Woman to West Side Story, 2021 is littered with many great movies that are hopefully coming to cinemas (Covid permitting)
The vaccine selfie, emotional fitness and upcycled snacking: these are the wellness trends to adopt in 2021
How to get fit and strong on a plant-based diet: the ultimate guide to exercising as a vegan, from supplements to plant protein
Symphony concerts that open up new horizons, operas that take audiences to another realm .... trust music to transport us out of daily life and make a world of difference