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Five things that are inspiring us this week...

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The Exhibition: Turner Prize

Two video artists, a film collage maker and an installation artist have been shortlisted for 2014's coveted contemporary art prize, which marks its 30th year with a return to London.

Now until 4 January 2015, Tate Britain
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The Book: Make Mine a Martini

From mixing the perfect Martini to mastering classic crab cakes, Kay Plunkett-Hogge's chic new tome is filled with 130 cocktail and canapé recipes to ensure every soirée is a success.

octopusbooks.co.uk
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The Restaurant: L'Enclume

An idyllic Cumbrian setting, local ingredients supplied by the chef's own farm and quirky cooking techniques have secured its top restaurant spot in the Waitrose Good Food Guide.

lenclume.co.uk
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The Hotel: Singita Boulders

Set in Kruger National Park, this 17-year-old safari lodge has had a modern makeover. Think rustic-chic interiors, abstract art and glass walls with spectacular views over the Sand River.

singita.com/boulders-lodge
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The Film: Gone Girl

Based on Gillian Flynn's hit novel, this dark thriller follows the disappearance of Amy Dunne (Rosamund Pike). Her husband Nick (Ben Affleck) is in the frame, but all is not what it seems...

In cinemas now