Sue Bourne produces searingly honest films about people. For her latest documentary, the woman behind Fabulous Fashionistas has turned her attention to loneliness ‘the epidemic affecting people of all ages’. The Age of Loneliness (BBC1 at 10.35pm, Thursday 7 January) is a profoundly moving film. It opens with Dorothy an 85-year-old widow from Blackpool, whoRead more
Every now and then we all hit a wall where we’re just not feeling inspired to do much of anything (other than spending a few hours scrolling through our social media feeds). When that feeling hits, resisting the temptation to procrastinate can seem like a superhuman achievement. But with these 16 simple tricks, motivation comes easier than ever — no radioactive spiders or toxic sludge required.
Full of warmth and country charm, these homewares take their design cues from a sunny walk through a country garden – think wildflowers, sunny shades and natural finishes of wicker, rope and carved wood.