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December 2016

Japan, manga dolls

Need inspiration for your next trip and keen to try something new? We asked the experts to share their tips on the locations to visit next year…

A good crumble is the perfect way to round off a Sunday lunch and surely one of Britain’s most popular puddings. Chef Tom Kitchin‘s rhubarb crumble tarts will delight your guests.

Kylie and band perform at The Ivy, December 2016

Ahead of her sell-out show at The Royal Albert Hall Kylie Minogue performed an intimate, acoustic set of Christmas hits and Kylie classics at The Ivy, West Street, London, last week (7 December 2016).

Ward off the chill with this comforting pie, taken from the menu at Bloomsbury’s Dalloway Terrace – one of London’s most magical – and cosy – al fresco dining spots.

If you’re entertaining this weekend and looking for something a little different, this  pudding by MasterChef 2014 champion Ping Coombes, is a real talking point.

My Neighbourhood Sue Andrews BP Collins

Home is… I have lived in Beaconsfield for five years. I made the decision to move here after spending too many winters barricaded in by snow in an idyllic, but completely impractical, cottage in the woods near Penn. Work is… I am a partner in BP Collins’ family law practice. I can honestly say I always wanted to do this work, despite no one in my family being in the…

Shakin' Stevens promo My Neighourhood Exclusive magazine

Home is… Little Marlow. I’ve lived here for about 10 years with my partner, Sue. I feel very fortunate to be surrounded by such beautiful countryside and within walking distance of the river. Work is… I’m a singer and songwriter, and have just released my latest album, Echoes Of Our Times, which I’ll be touring throughout the UK in April and May. I haven’t been on tour for a while,…

Sophie Conran

The designer, cook, author and proud fundraiser for Macmillan Cancer Support talks to Jessica Jonzen about Christmases in the Conran household and her fail-safe entertaining tips Growing up as part of a design and food dynasty, it was probably inevitable that Sophie Conran would end up following suit. The only daughter of food writer Caroline Conran and Sir Terence Conran – who introduced the very idea of ‘lifestyle’ to the…