Where bigger is bigger

Jonathan Bain walks Washington DC's famous Mall and takes a snapshot of its vast lawns, monuments and memorials.

The designer prime minister

There has been an election in Canada, notes Jonathan Bain, and a social media influencer has been re-elected for a third term: welcome back Justin Trudeau.

Squashed! The aesthetics of sport

Once again, squash will not be included in the line-up at this year’s Olympic Games. As Jonathan Bain writes, that’s because it just doesn’t look good on

Dear Stella

Dear Stella

We recently renovated our home and decided to use our old windows and doors – they’re in the cottage pane style – to create a lovely greenhouse-cum-conservatory