Photograph by Marcus Westburg, Kahuzi-Biega National Park in the Democratic Republic of Congo

A new book captures the life of our Great Apes and the photographs for it, taken by some of the world's leading wildlife photographers, will be on show in London later this month

Winter at the Boat Pond

Artist Dee McLean is exhibiting a series of paintings she's made over the past two years which chronicle the resurgence of the plants and flowers in the ponds area of Hampstead Heath

the fair is great for all price points

Buying antiques is a great way of furnishing with minimal impact on the environment. And if you're always on the look-out for fascinating one-off pieces, don't miss the upcoming Decorative Antiques & Textile Fairs in London's Battersea.

Harewood House has many Chippendale pieces

Harewood House near Leeds is home to a remarkable collection of Thomas Chippendale furniture and it's inviting the public to visit a special Chippendale trail to mark the 300th anniversary of the designer's birth