Poundbury, England: The Town That Charles Built – The New York Times

Before King Charles III inherited Britain’s throne, he was a prince with strong views on architecture. Poundbury is where he tried to put them into practice.Queen Mother Square in Poundbury, a small town in Dorset, southern England. Poundbury is relatively new — construction on it began in the 1990s — but it has a range […]

Britain makes a risky bet on tax cuts to drive growth. – The New York Times

AdvertisementThe new economic policies are meant to hark back to Thatcher-era policies, but they come at a fraught time for Britain’s public finances.Send any friend a storyAs a subscriber, you have 10 gift articles to give each month. Anyone can read what you share.This article is part of our Daily Business BriefingBy Michael J. de […]

What to Cook This Weekend – The New York Times

AdvertisementNewsletterConjure the last of summer Connecticut-style shrimp rolls and more recipes.Send any friend a storyAs a subscriber, you have 10 gift articles to give each month. Anyone can read what you share.By Sam SiftonGood morning. The backyard birds have largely packed up and moved south along their flyways, leaving just a few cardinals and blue […]

Birthday Messages to Celebrate Lives, Not Mourn Police Killings – The New York Times

The “1-800 Happy Birthday” digital voice mail project is transformed into an exhibition in Brooklyn, and welcomes visitors.A phone booth dedicated to Tony Robinson, in the “1-800 Happy Birthday” exhibition in Brooklyn.Credit…Lila Barth for The New York TimesSupported bySend any friend a storyAs a subscriber, you have 10 gift articles to give each month. Anyone […]

Review: Dressed Up in Saran Wrap and Ready to Dance – The New York Times

AdvertisementSupported byCritic’s PickThe South African choreographer Robyn Orlin mixes culture and politics with the help of the stunning performance artist Albert Silindokuhle Ibokwe Khoza.Send any friend a storyAs a subscriber, you have 10 gift articles to give each month. Anyone can read what you share.By Gia KourlasIt takes a few seconds for the stage to […]