Clerkenwell

Is this the city hotspot that has it all?

On the city fringes, every year Clerkenwell hosts some of the world's top design talent as part of the Clerkenwell Design Week. This historic district is set to become busier with Crossrail's arrival while the controversial Royal Mail redevelopment will bring 700 new homes to the already-bustling area...

Enjoy village life in London

Everyone wants to live in a classic London "village" but open spaces, good schools and an active community can add £200,000 to house prices, so we take a look at some of the city's more affordable villages.

Enjoy village life in London

Everyone wants to live in a classic London "village" but open spaces, good schools and an active community can add £200,000 to house prices, so we take a look at some of the city's more affordable villages.

New: The Goldsmiths' Centre

Clerkenwell's new school for goldsmiths, silversmiths and jewellers is set to turn out world-beating graduates

Innovation: Clerkenwell Design Week

Fantastic fibre-optic and iridescent acrylic lighting forms one of the many dazzling displays as Corrinne Julius previews this year’s design show in EC1

Clerkenwell spotlight

From Dickensian slum to world-leading media hub, Anthea Masey discovers one helluva success story on the fringe of the City

Clerkenwell spotlight

From Dickensian slum to world-leading media hub, Anthea Masey discovers one helluva success story on the fringe of the City

Liz Jones sells her Exmoor pile

Essex girl Liz Jones' romance with a rambling Somerset farmhouse is over. Now she is looking for more space for her rescue animals and a new chapter for her diary

British design in Milan

It's hats off to the British for being a little barmy at this year's Milan Furniture Fair