Inspired by Derek Jarman’s iconic gravel garden, we should all think of our plot as a private paradise, writes Cambridge designer Robert Barker
Lydia Parkin heads to a martial arts class and discovers a group of fearless females . . .
Hal Wilson of Cambridge Wine Merchants looks into the resurgence of wines with residual sugar
Cambridge Literary Festival is back this month. Hannah Critchlow, author of The Science of Fate, talks to Velvet’s Sarah Ingram
Autumn’s arrival triggers childhood memories of warming Scandinavian sweet treats, writes Cambridge Cookery’s MD Tine Roche
Emily Martin hasn’t slept for six years now and wonders: how much longer will she live?
Anyone for a Dry Martini? Cate Burren of Angel and Blume Interior Design considers the art of bar cart
It's Autumn Ladies' Day tomorrow - featuring the Style Awards in partnership with Velvet. Newmarket Journal tipster Tony Jakobson gives his top tips.
Emily Martin picks 10 things to do with your little pumpkins on our patch
Tales of the City creator Armistead Maupin tells Velvet’s Alex Spencer about moving away, making a family and finding himself
Take a moment to appreciate autumn’s glory, writes Cambridge garden designer Robert Barker
Following a visit to Australia’s forward-thinking McLaren Vale, Nicholas Corke, of Thos Peatling in Bury, looks at the sustainability of making wine
With a 6-year-old's hopes and dreams depending on her, Emily Martin has a birthday party to organise
It’s Open Cambridge time of year again, when the city opens the doors on its hidden treasures. Velvet’s Sarah Ingram reports.
Cooking and eating together pays dividends both at home and at work, writes Cambridge Cookery’s MD Tine Roche
Soften the blow of summer’s end with burgers and brownies, says Katie Moore of Allotment
It’s now officially the nation’s favourite tipple, so why is wine also the most taxed? Cambridge Wine Merchants’ Hal Wilson
Girl has finished her first year of school and Emily Martin feels all wistful about it
Here’s all you need to know about Our Bury St Edmunds Food & Drink Festival
Amber Brammah is a personal trainer and founder of Lovefit, Cambridge. This month she looks at how to navigate the menopause