18 OCTOBER 1991, page 49

Theatre

The Revengers' Comedies (Strand) The evil underneath Christopher Edwards an Ayckbourn's latest work — which balances comedy with a sense of queasy menace — comes in two parts,......

Cinema

City Slickers ('12', Odeon Leicester Square) Edward II ('18', Curzon West End; Gate) Not a pretty story Harriet Waugh C ity Slickers is a great deal more engag- ing than its......

Gardens

Chocs away! Ursula Buchan It is not possible, of course, even in these strange climatic times, to cultivate one's own cocoa trees outdoors in the East Mid- lands, but one can......