What to Expect from the May/June 23 Issue of C&TH

By Amy Wakeham

1 year ago

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May/June 23 Issue of Country & Town House

May/June 23 cover with Hayley Atwell

Photographer: Rachell Smith; Fashion Director: Nicole Smallwood

– All’s Well with Atwell: Cover star Hayley Atwell speaks to Lucy Cleland about joining the Mission Impossible 7 cast, doing her own stunts, and falling in love with Tom Cruise.

– Your Summer Starts Here: No need to jet-set this summer – the UK has a glorious spread of events (and we’ve compiled the best ones).

– Forming Tomorrows: With the opening of their new centre, artists Gilbert & George discuss the privilege of freedom, the democratisation of art, and being fans of the new King Charles with Maryam Eisler

– The Power of Clay: Florence St George lost herself to post-natal depression – and found herself again thanks to pottery. She tells her story to Amy Wakeham.

– Love Story: Cameron Norrie is Britain’s chance of victory at Wimbledon this summer. But he’s not letting the pressure get to him, finds Olivia Emily.

– The Aesthetic Guide: Annabel Jones brings us the C&TH tweakments special, with expert advice on how to age well from the doctors in the know. 

– Making Strides: a spotlight on travel in Africa, with a focus on how countries are combining conservation with tourism.

– Little Green Book: Lisa Grainger speaks to Polestar’s head of sustainability, Fredrika Klarén, about creating a better future for people and planet.

– All in a Day’s Work: Ruth Wilson will be on stage for 24 hours in The Second Woman at the Young Vic. How and why? asks Amy Wakeham

– My Style: Skincare expert Irene Forte shares her wardrobe go-tos.

– What a Tart! A simply scrumptious summer lunch recipe from food writer Kathy Kordalis.

– Make It Rain: Garden designer Thomas Hoblyn has partnered with Boodles to create a woodland glade for this year’s Chelsea Flower Show. Amy Wakeham discovers his inspiration

– On Design: All the latest interiors news, designers and homeware to buy from Carole Annett.

– Canalside Cool: No longer just a destination for stag parties (in fact, they’re positively discouraged), Amsterdam has reinvented itself as Europe’s capital of cool – and culture. Fiona Duncan goes to stay in some of the city’s vibrant new boltholes.

Five of the Best: Wonderful waterfront properties.