Lockdown Diaries

Richard Wyatt on air

Join our regular columnist and former television presenter Richard Wyatt for a little light nostalgia, fun memories and moments in lockdown. Just press play...

Bath in lockdown
a short film

This has probably been the finest springtime in living memory, but... as we all know, there's something else going on in the world. With cities across the...

Thanks to our food heroes

Melissa Blease tracks some of the local food outlets in our region who are going the extra mile to keep open and deliver crucial food supplies to those most in...

Inside Art:
Diana and Endymion

Take a classical myth about a love that cannot be returned – that’s what Giuseppe Plura did in the 18th century with his marble study of Diana and Endymion. ...

Interior refresh

Plenty of time at home? Wanting to improve your interior space? The creative planning starts here, without DIY supplies, says Emma Clegg Let’s consider the ...

A greener future?

Environmentalist Jay Risbridger assesses how the Lockdown has brought a greener environment within clearer view, and how cities need to think about their futur...

Lockdown Library

Many of us have plenty of extra time on our hands – and so, asks Melissa Blease, what are the best classic reads for Lockdown? ‘Must-read books’ features ar...

Inside Art:
A fan for North Parade

Nowadays we express ourselves through our phones, our designer wear and the headphones we sport. In the 18th century, the tool of expression for ladies was the...

Inside Art: The Byam Family

The natural world is a great sustenance – particularly in these challenging times – but forging connections with nature is a universal sentiment that has been ...

Learning in Lockdown

While all our lives have changed beyond all recognition in the last couple of weeks, we feel particularly for those who are in crucial stages of their educatio...

Inside Art: A wedding dance

Weddings and merrymaking in groups are off the cards at the moment, but celebrations have always been part of our DNA, as Bruegel the Younger’s Wedding Dance i...