Table Talk

Nick Cohen says silent sport needs crowds to give it meaning

Lisa Hilton praises a divine lunch in Santiago de Compostela

Thomas Woodham-Smith breaks the antique shop silence

Theodore Dalrymple says the connection between expenditure and result is extremely tenuous

Christopher Pincher offers some bargain whites for our tricky times

Fiona Duncan loves the unexpectedly luxurious calm of a city break

Felipe Fernández-Armesto says MPs should pay their dues in the kitchen

Tom Chesshyre recounts Dickens’s troubled history with trains

Christopher North worries that lockdown has caused an extinction-level crisis

I’ve succeeded in keeping Will in London… for now