Fed up of squeezing onto an expensive easyJet flight to an airport somewhere near a ski resort before enjoying a week on the slopes? Fortunately, the Swiss resorts of Laax and Davos Klosters have worked together to reinvent the ski getaway.

The Devonshire Fell might play second fiddle to its sister hotel, but James Lawrence finds it’s anything but second best.

Remember Top Trumps, the competitive card game that ultimately comes down to “mine’s bigger than yours”? Now there are some Top Trumps retro game packs allowing you to reminisce over the 40 years that Top Trumps has been the UK’s no 1 card game.

“Don’t talk to me about sophistication, I’ve been to Leeds.” That famous line from a classic Harry Enfield sketch – involving an unsophisticated, boorish Yorkshireman – was referenced on more than one occasion during a recent trip to the county’s largest city to explore the Leeds food scene.

Outwell Dreamboat Mattress. Not pictured: Carlton Boyce

Our Outdoor Editor, Carlton Boyce (not pictured above!), heads into the wild to test the best in outdoor gear. Will the Outwell Dreamboat Mattress keep the chill away on a cold night?