Racing: Flat fighter
After the unfortunate deaths of of Synchronised and According to Pete at the Grand National, the return to the Flat game was a relief, not least for the valiant presence of Frankel. By Ian Parker.
Review: King of the castles
Taking her rightful place at the top table seat of the People’s Republic, Madame Stella is a Castlemartyr to the cause of pure pleasure.
Travel: Island in the sun ria
Despite the recession, generations of Irish are still beating a path to the Canaries, in the virtual certainty of year-round sun. By Yvonne Moran.
Wine: When is a wine not a wine?
David Whelehan laments how the concept of value has begun to take second place to achievable price.