You’ve been cooking chicken pie all wrong! Michelin-starred chef’s top tips for the classic dish

You’ve been cooking chicken pie all wrong! Michelin-starred Lake District chef reveals his top tips for making the classic dish (and why it should ALWAYS have a base) By Ailbhe Macmahon For Mailonline Published: 11:49 BST, 28 March 2023 | Updated: 17:06 BST, 28 March 2023 Award-winning chef Paul Leonard reveals his top tips for cooking … Read more

Cosy ‘book nooks’ for bookworms from London to New York – and top tips for designing your own

Here’s a novel idea – build your own book nook. And for inspiration here we present an array of cosy alcoves designed specifically for laid-back afternoons of page-turning and tea sipping, tucked inside everything from grand London townhouses to stylish New York City office blocks. Crafting a reading nook is easier than you think, as … Read more

Surrey hotel review: Inside The Georgian, a clubhouse with rooms just an hour’s drive from London

Drive out of London and it’s always a surprise how quickly the suburbs melt into a far more pleasing landscape. Roads open out into fields and woodland, pass through small towns and give a fleeting snapshot – a historic pub, the thriving high street, walking trails every-which-way – of how delightful it must be to … Read more

The 99 best and worst tourist attractions in the world – Hollywood Walk of Fame is ranked bottom 

1 Hungarian Parliament Building, Hungary 7.34 out of 10 2 Disneyland Paris, France 7.17 3 The Blue Lagoon, Iceland 7.15 4 Plaza de Espana, Spain 7.13 5 Angkor Wat, Cambodia 7.04 6 St. Peter’s Basilica, Italy 7.03 7 El Ateneo Grand Splendid, Argentina 6.99 8 Acropolis of Athens, Greece 6.91 9 Museum of New Zealand, … Read more

Shortlisted and winning photos in the open competition of the 2023 Sony World Photography Awards 

It’s squeaky bum time in the photography world. Over 200,000 photographs were submitted to the open competition of the 2023 Sony World Photography Awards. Now the winning and shortlisted category entries have been announced ahead of the overall winning open competition image being revealed on April 13. The standard? Breathtaking. As you’ll see from our … Read more

LNER vs Lumo: Travel experts review the two East Coast Main Line services in a fascinating duel

LNER vs Lumo: Travel experts pit the East Coast Main Line’s 125mph train services against each other on journeys from London to Newcastle – and footage of the duel is fascinating By Ted Thornhill, Mailonline Travel Editor Published: 16:18 GMT, 9 March 2023 | Updated: 17:04 GMT, 9 March 2023 For a short while, LNER … Read more