A review of Nanuku resort in Fiji, a hotel named the best in Australia and the South Pacific

‘I wish I had some friends here to invite over,’ I told the buggy driver, as I was dropped off outside my cavernous villa.  I’d landed at Nanuku in Fiji – an Auberge Resorts Collection property voted the best resort in Australia and the South Pacific in Condé Nast Traveler’s 2019 Readers’ Choice Awards. And in … Read more

WHAT BOOK would TV presenter Timmy Mallett take to a desert island? 

WHAT BOOK would TV presenter Timmy Mallett take to a desert island? Timmy Mallett would take The Secret Footballer series to a desert island The TV presenter said Hillary Clinton’s political memoir left him cold He said Cider With Rosie by Laurie Lee gave him the reading bug  By Daily Mail Reporter Published: 22:02 BST, 12 March 2020 … Read more

A tale of a wartime evacuee turned conjuror. A wizard twist at the end. But where’s the magic?

Here We Are Graham Swift Scribner £14.99 Rating: Way back in 1983, Graham Swift wrote the novel – Waterland – that made him famous, or at least almost famous, as he is the Invisible Man of English Letters, rarely signing books at literary festivals or holding forth on Newsnight. Waterland was about the way human … Read more

Explorer Mark Wood shares incredible photos from his trips to Everest and the Poles

As workplace views go, these take some beating.  Army officer and firefighter-turned-explorer Mark Wood has shared a collection of incredible images from his extreme expeditions.  The 53-year-old from Coventry has made navigating some of the world’s most remote areas his full-time job and the icy regions are his favourite spots.  The photographs, which feature in … Read more

The secret victims of domestic abuse 

But this groundbreaking project offers an escape, as Anna Moore reports  ‘One man had the dog euthanised on the day his wife left him. It was a punishment for her’ The first time Sally Roberts* left her abusive husband, it was because she’d been hospitalised with a mental breakdown. When she was discharged, instead of returning home, … Read more

Lemon Chicken with Orzo | Daily Mail Online

Lemon Chicken with Orzo By James And Paul Anderson Published: 00:03 BST, 8 March 2020 | Updated: 00:03 BST, 8 March 2020 We get asked a lot what we make when we just ‘can’t be bothered’ and, honestly, that feeling occurs more often than you might think. Finding recipes and trying new things will always … Read more