Kristy Gray and Lizzie Rivera

Amazing spaces: floating homes and houseboat hotspots

George Clarke's new Channel 4 TV series Amazing Spaces follows up-cycling expert Max McMurdo as he creates an ingenious floating home from a shipping container. As more Londoners take to the water, we get the lowdown on what houseboat life is really like.

Britain's most romantic homes

Fall for a heart-stopper this Valentine’s weekend - a ravishing penthouse perched above the city with a heated roof terrace, or perhaps a fairy-tale castle or a chocolate-box country cottage with a crackling inglenook fire. Join us on a whirlwind tour of Britain’s most romantic homes.