Issue 459

  • Life

    How do you solve a problem like the gender pay gap?

  • A roaring stone fire with a furry blanket draped on a chair
    Travel

    This Scottish hotel is the perfect cosy mini-break for foodies

Latest Stories

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Life

Lucy Mangan: “7 ways to address the sexist housework gap”

I have compiled a list of hard-won nuggets of wisdom, amassed over the years, about shared housework...

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Lucy Mangan
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Books

Candice Carty Williams explains why Queenie will never be a “black Bridget Jones”

“She’s not Bridget Jones,” says the author of 2019’s must-read book. “She could never be.”

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Hannah Keegan
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Careers

Christie’s Auction House expert recalls moment she won a £236,750 handbag

“For me, the biggest sign of authenticity is the smell – an atelier has a very specific scent.”

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Hannah Keegan
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Beauty

Your complete guide to Chinese medicine in skincare, from jade rollers to cupping

The beauty world is looking back to ancient Chinese traditions

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Becci Vallis
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Kate Faithfull-Williams
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Netflix binges and cereal for dinner: how the UK’s most successful women really spend their downtime

By day they boss boardrooms and run companies, yet end up eating cornflakes for dinner and ignoring their laundry.

Kit Harington and Emilia Clarke as Jon Snow and Daenerys Targaryen in Game of Thrones season 8
Life

26 Game of Thrones fan theories that are almost definitely 100% true

Desperate to know how Game of Thrones will end? We’ve picked out the best GOT fan theories ahead of the season 8 premiere…

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Kayleigh Dray
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