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July 2016

Cliveden - Spa - Outside Pool Area

Staycations no longer have to mean compromise. Experience a flavour of overseas summer relaxation at our pick of Britain’s best hotels with beautiful outdoor pools.

Marco Pierre White

To mark the launch of the new Marco Pierre White Steakhouse Bar and Grill in Windsor, we spoke to the original rock ‘n’ roll chef about family, movies and why he is happiest in his wellies!

Corinne Bailey Rae is in the midst of staging a triumphant return. Six years after the multimillion-selling artist, Grammy Award-winner and Mercury Prize nominee last released an album, she is performing all over the world and is supporting Lionel Richie on his British tour. ‘It’s such an exciting time and it feels great to be performing new material,’ she says in her warm Yorkshire lilt. In an age where artists are expected to churn out records, the Leeds-born singer songwriter is refreshingly patient. ‘That’s really at the heart of the record,’ she…

Borough Market favourite Arabica Bar & Kitchen is the perfect summer dining destination. Its Eastern Mediterranean menu has a fabulous new dish which is beautiful to look at, delicious to eat and simple to make. Makes 8 x 7 inch flatbreads For the dough 500g unbleached strong white flour 240ml lukewarm water 25g sugar 6g fresh bakers Yeast (or 3g dry yeast) 15g Olive oil 10g Salt For the topping…

Signature raw caramel shortbreads

Prepare some healthy snacks for your week ahead with this Raw Zillionaire Shortbread recipe from the Raw Magic by Kate Magic and one of her most made and most loved recipes.

Harting Rattan Garden Furniture Set, £2200, from Modish Living

Al fresco furniture and furnishings have evolved, so now there are no end of ways to bring the comfort and luxury of indoors to your outside space this summer. Interiors stylist and judge on BBC2’s The Great Interior Design Challenge Sophie Robinson shares her tips…

Theo Michaels Image: Richard Hughes

We chatted to Theo Michaels from the BBC Masterchef semi finals 2014 this month, to find out his favourite places to visit in Hertfordshire…

Pack up your troubles and head on your holiday with these on-trend luggage bags for style conscious travelers…

Shakshuka

Move over Coconut Oil, Macadamia Nut Oil is the latest must-have kitchen essential. Not only is it delicately flavoured and versatile, it has up to 8 times less saturated fat than coconut and other cooking oils, making it a healthy choice for everyday use. So we’ve covered your dinners this weekend (and a chocolatey snack) for you to try at home…

Celebrate the summer season with four new cocktails from The Botanist Gin and Selfridges.