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Harry Styles has excellent taste in women

Olivia Wilde? You could hardly do better


The horror films that still scare us silly, from The Shining to It

Fancy-dress parties are out this year, so why not  scare yourself witless with some popcorn? Our writers pick the films that still make them shudder now

ES Magazine

Meet the new political parties on the UK scene

One is aiming to ‘bring down the Government’. Another to ‘tackle the UK’s poisonous political culture head on’. They are the angry, fired-up new parties tired of not having a voice and deadly serious about affecting real change. Phoebe Luckhurst hears them roar


Thinking of leaving the city? Meet the leaving London tribes

From Cotswolds Sloanes to Hackney exiles, Phoebe Luckhurst has a spotter’s guide


Shoots of recovery: shrubs for tiny spaces

 Feng-shui your flat withsome greenery

Outdoor Games

Pumped up kicks: best novelty inflatables

The lidos are closed — so beat the heat with a really wild lilo or 10-foot paddling pool. Phoebe Luckhurst floats on.


Best core workouts

Project lockdown is all about the abs. Phoebe Luckhurst asks the experts for the best moves to strengthen and whittle your middle

Health & Fitness

The best neighbour-friendly workouts to do from home

Burpees making the walls rattle? Phoebe Luckhurst picks the classes that won’t send you through the ceiling


Could CBD help ease your covanxiety?

It’s boom time for CBD as the capital looks for ways to relax in lockdown. Phoebe Luckhurst has a bluffer’s guide to mellowing out 


Why you need to take a colouring-in break

Colour me happy — a bright way to chill out