Max Williams

Staff Writer

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The Nolinski Hotel in Paris is bringing sexy back

Planning a visit to Paris? You should be – the French capital is one of the world's greatest cities. Drink in the culture, drink in the wine, and stay in the Nolinski Hotel

David Gyasi: Biggest inspiration? Jesus – with John Barnes a close second

Known for Carnival Row and Netflix political thriller The Diplomat, actor David Gyasi talks us through his life and style

Simon Kassianides: "I no longer ’style’ my hair. Disaster!"

Simon Kassianides on the inspirational Jon Favreau, making his grandparents proud and playing Axe Woves in The Mandalorian

The Four Seasons Megève is ski resort royalty

The Alpine village of Megève has been one of the world's finest skiing resorts for more than a hundred years. Experience the slopes in all their glory at the recently opened Four Seasons hotel

A maestro plays the hits at Gouqi

Gouqi is the new restaurant from Chef Tong Chee Hwee – formerly executive head chef at the Hakkasan Group. Expect a Chinese restaurant that puts the fine in fine dining

Tom Kerridge and Wilderness Reserve serve up the best BBQ in the world

Tom Kerridge's fire feast is returning to Wilderness Reserve on 22-23 April. Enjoy delicious food beneath the forest canopy. The accommodation isn't bad, either...

Jack Rowan: "I went from an ultimate high to an ultimate low"

Jack Rowan is the most promising young actor in the business. He may also be the most interesting. Meet the talented star of A Town Called Malice

Alain Ducasse at the Dorchester: a legend endures

With three Michelin stars, Alain Ducasse at the Dorchester might be the most celebrated restaurant in London. Everyone should visit at least once...

Assassin's Creed: Adam Azim is the next superstar of British boxing

Speed. Technique. Power. Adam Azim is a superstar in the making. Meet the most thrilling talent in the sport today

Put in the 'fun' in Funchal at the Savoy Palace Madeira

The Savoy Palace in Funchal, Madeira is one of the world's finest hotels. Read our travel guide to the Portuguese island and discover your next holiday destination

Daniel Sharman: “I went really dark. Really, really dark”

Daniel Sharman found stardom in his early twenties. He also found addiction and unhappiness. Now the man is back with a new show and a fresh outlook on life. We get deep with the most thoughtful actor in the industry

Zac Brown's Country Music Playlist

Zac Brown is one of the biggest names in country music. We asked the man himself to curate a playlist of his favourite ten tracks. Pour yourself a whiskey and hit play

Lefay Resort & Spa is a Dolomites delight

The Dolomite mountains in Italy offer some brilliant skiing. Stay to Lefay Resort & Spa and enjoy some world-class pampering as well

"The twist is unbelievable!” | Amy-Leigh Hickman on the power of You

Amy-Leigh Hickman has been acting more than half her life. Her role in You might be her biggest yet. She talks murder and mystery

You can't go wrong with Wright Brothers

Wright Brothers have been supplying fresh seafood to London for more than 20 years. Visit their latest Battersea restaurant on the banks of the Thames

Backstage at the BAFTAs with Jimmy Akingbola

The brilliant Jimmy Akingbola not only attended the BAFTAs but presented an award. He tells us about his evening among the stars

Klipper Kem on perfect shaves and great haircuts

Capital People is a new series profiling London entrepreneurs across a variety of industries. Kicking us off is Hackney barber Klipper Kem. We visit his Cuts & Bruises barbershop to discover the secret of great haircuts

The best boxing gyms in London

Boxing isn't only a thrilling sport but a great way to lose weight and improve your mental health through exercise. Any good boxer needs to find a good boxing gym. Here are the best boxing gyms in London... 

Roll out the barrel with Sandeman and Bar 1790

Port house Sandeman has a City of London heritage dating back centuries. Now it's returned with Bar 1790 and some damn good tapas. Plus port, obviously

"A slight smile is an important thing." The rising star of Leo Suter

Leo Suter has won fans around the world for his portrayal as the charismatic Harald Sigurdsson in Netflix’s Vikings: Valhalla. Meet an actor whose star is on the rise