Cathy Toogood (Editor)

Independent Manchester: Chorlton and Didsbury

If you want to escape the hustle and bustle of the city centre, stroll alongside the River Mersey, or shop in some of Manchester’s most stylish independent shops, head south to Chorlton and Didsbury Read the guide

Off the beaten track in Ghana

If you're looking for a holiday that offers more than just sun, sea and sand (although you can expect plenty of those, too), head to Ghana, a little-visited gem on the west African coast Read the guide