‘Reign’: they should really call the show ‘Dawson’s Keep’

Aidan Power arrives into town, much like Papa Lazarou from The League of Gentleman or Pennywise the clown from It, and makes families compete against (...)

“I will never buy Chenonceau, even though, were there any justice in the world, it would be mine, all mine.” Photograph: Peter Murtagh

Carl Clancy’s route south from Chartres took him into the Loire Valley: the valley of the big, fat, lazy river, of impossibly beautiful small t(...)