Category Archives: 5 Things To Do Today

June 19

5 bars you need to visit in Liverpool #Liverpool #Travel

5 bars you need to visit in Liverpool A vibrant northern city full of culture and heritage, and a popular student destination with multiple open campuses close to the city centre, Liverpool has a healthy atmosphere at night, with a variety of different bars and clubs depending on what you’re looking for. Here are five […]

June 17

Book to see Franco-American singer Arielle Dombasle at The Tabernacle, Notting Hill, London – 25th June #London #Music

Dombasle is a muse to many and the wife of renowned French intellectual Bernard-Henri Levy. She is best known for her roles in movies by Nouvelle Vague director Eric Rohmer, Tess by Roman Polanski and in the TV series Miami Vice. She has previously collaborated with Dita Von Teese at legendary Parisian cabaret Le Crazy […]

June 17

Take your toddler to Wellington Country Park #Travel #Reading

June 17

Enjoy street food from Greenwich Market #Greenwich #London #Travel

June 11

Do You Know Enough About Your Local History?

History can be a fascinating thing. When we look into the past, we can learn more about the events that have shaped our present and will continue to shape our future. While you might learn about world history in high school, it’s rare that you’ll get the opportunity to delve into the history of where […]

May 21

5 things to do at Quaglino’s in London’s Mayfair #London #Mayfair

Quaglino’s is one of London’s hot spots, with a gorgeous island bar and a menu designed by Executive Head Chef Nuno Goncalves, it’s not one to be missed. The menu boasts a range of European classics with a hint of Middle Eastern spicing, whilst also using the highest quality British ingredients. 5 reasons you have […]

May 13

5 gin brands you need to know #London #Gin #SecretGinGarden

Charlotte Elizabeth discovers the UK’s hottest gin brands. I’ll begin with a confession; I’ve never loved gin. But some quick internet research taught me that gin is one of the broadest categories of spirits, featuring various flavour profiles, styles and origins. So attending the Speakeasy Series Secret Gin Garden event, I figured I must be […]

May 09

Five reasons to ditch the seaside road trip and head to London #London #Fulhambeach

Five reasons to ditch the seaside road trip and head to London’s very own beach. The weather may be a little crazy right now, leaving us sceptical about packing our swimming cosies and venturing to the nearest seaside destination for a little paddle in the water and some fish and chips on the pebbles. But, […]

May 06

5 things to pack when you can’t take a suitcase

We’ve all been there. While late night Insta-scrolling, some influencer travel shots catch your eye. The destination looks beautiful; the right mix of laid-back and stylish, the food seems delicious, and the streets clean and uncrowded. You’ve always heard good things about [insert European city name here], maybe it’s time to look into a trip. […]

May 02

Five amazing botanicals in Everleaf non-alcoholic aperitif #London #Everleaf

Charlotte Elizabeth visits Hide Bar in London to investigate the buzz behind the new non-alcoholic aperitif, Everleaf. As the weather beings to warm and the days get longer, people across the country are buying new BBQ’s and dusting down the outdoor furniture. The plans of summers spent in the garden with friends and family are […]

April 30

5 things to try at Sake no Hana #London #Mayfair

Thank you to freelance writer and blogger Cally Lai for this review. Sake no Hana is a fine dining Japanese restaurant situated in the heart of Mayfair, a stone’s throw away from Bond, Conduit and Bruton street. They have a carefully selected menu delivering well thought out and high-quality Japanese food. Sake no Hana is […]

April 30

5 Reasons you need to visit Underbelly this Summer #London #Southbank

Thank you to freelance writer Ashley Hall for this review. Ashley hall blogs at Ashley’s Footprints (Instagram) Open from April until the end of September, Underbelly Festival Southbank brings you world-class entertainment at their beautiful pop-up festival, right in the heart of London. Their events and festivals division operates one of the largest acts at […]

April 23

Book to see AN EVENING OF PRINCE WITH CHRIS ROYAL at Quaglino’s, London – 12th May #London

On Sunday 12th May for one night only, back by popular demand, Chris Royal takes the stage to honour the legend that is Prince! Enjoy all of your favourite classics including; Kiss, Purple Rain, Let’s go crazy and many more hits that will get you up on your feet! Book Tickets All this accompanied by an exclusive […]

April 19

5 cocktails you need to try at 100 Wardour Street #London #Cocktails #Soho

Thank you to freelance writer Ashley Hall for this review. Ashley hall blogs at Ashley’s Footprints (Instagram) Situated in the heart of Piccadilly Circus lies 100 Wardour Street; host of a stylish cocktail lounge, restaurant, and club. They have recently launched a brand new cocktail menu titled ‘Creative Disorders’ and I was invited to try […]

April 19

Trying 5 classic dishes at Royal China #London #Restaurants #CanaryWharf

Trying 5 classic dishes at Royal China, Canary Wharf  Freelance writer Charlotte Elizabeth reviews the Royal China restaurant. A drizzly Tuesday evening in the business district of London isn’t the setting which springs to mind when picturing authentic Chinese cuisine. Leaving the towering banks of Canary Wharf behind, the crowds thin. By the time you […]

April 17

Brit and Ivor Novello Award-winning singer and songwriter KT Tunstall shares her 5 things to do today #KTTunstall #Lifestyle

April 15

5 family fun things to do in Leicester Square this Easter #London

One: Free Family Workshops at the National Portrait Gallery The National Portrait Gallery are hosting an array of fun – and free! – workshops this Easter. Do you fancy dressing up for a family photoshoot or painting your own tiny portrait? How about making your own necklace or bracelet? Running from the 8th April – 4th May […]

April 12

5 top tips for co-working by Sanj Mahal, owner of AndCo #work #space

1.       Get the gear. If you’re regularly moving around and packing up your desk at the end of the day, having the right equipment is key. A light laptop is a must of course, but don’t leave home without headphones with a built-in microphone! If you’re prone to back pain we’d also recommend a laptop stand. […]

April 12

5 simple steps to creating a PR strategy by Katie Mallinson, managing director of Scriba PR

A PR strategy is like any other – a well thought out plan of action designed to achieve a long-term goal. Some groundwork is needed before you can begin to think about what to put in your first press release, and here are five simple steps to do this… 1.       Set a goal This is the […]

April 11

5 new health trends to try by Charlotte Elizabeth #Health #Lifestyle

5 new health trends to try This article is written by freelance writer Charlotte Elizabeth As a nation we are becoming a lot more focussed on our health; free-from foods, vitamin-packed drinks and natural beauty products are appearing in more households across the UK. Taking good care of yourself has never been more fun, thanks […]

April 10

5 Ways to enhance your day with Zoe Hardman #celebrity #ZoeHardman

TV and Radio presenter Zoe Hardman, 36, can currently be heard on Heart FM on Sunday evenings. The mum-of-two is also enjoying promoting her Made By Mammas podcast with friend Georgia Dayton where guests have included Vogue Williams, Holly Valance and Kimberly Walsh. 1. Cuddles! The day would begin with group cuddles from my two […]

April 08

5 National Parks to visit this Spring by Charlotte Elizabeth #Travel #Nationalparks #UK

Between city air pollution, political tensions and the general stresses of modern life, this Spring is the perfect time to head to the countryside for a break! The new #switchoffandreconnect campaign from Columbia Sportswear is encouraging just that; collaborating with the UK’s National Parks to inspire you to explore the great outdoors. Working in partnership […]

April 04

Five places to eat for half price in London (and beyond) this week #London #offers #restaurants

Plate Deals have rounded up five places where you can eat for free and for half price in London (and beyond) this week: Tortilla are giving away FREE breakfast burritos and a hot drink every Friday in April at their Southwark, Clapham Junction, Victoria, Canary Wharf and King’s Cross branches. No strings attached! Soylent are […]

April 03

5 reasons to smile today! By Journalists and Broadcaster Dawn-Maria France

It’s a stressful world we live in, at the moment – even without world politics, and climate change. Perhaps you’re struggling with an awful boss, too much (or not enough) work, or endless bills. There seems to be little to smile about. I know it’s not easy – take it from someone who knows – […]

April 03

5 ways to wear a scarf by personal stylist Marian Kwei

I am a celeb personal stylist who believes in buying pieces that can be styled in many ways. One such wardrobe staple is a great scarf. Look for a versatile print in a a colour way that can be worn with a variety of prints and colours. 1. Wear it as a headscarf. Fold the […]

March 29

Five Tips On How To Breathe Better by Nevsah Karamehmet #Breathing #Life

F1. Deep breathing does not mean good breathing. When we breathe too deep, we go into respiratory alkalosis, which means that we don’t have enough oxygen in our cells. 2. Good breathing has nothing to do with breathing mechanics. If your breathing is slow, fast, deep, shallow, diaphragmatic does not lead you to good breathing […]

March 28

Hayman’s of London announces the return of ‘GINEMA’ #London #Ginema

Hayman’s of London, are hosting a series of pop-up cinema film screenings at the Home of English Gin in South West London After a highly successful series of ‘Ginema’ screenings at their distillery in 2018, Hayman’s of London are once again opening the doors of the Home of English Gin to film buffs and gin […]

March 28

5 fruity new reasons to visit Madison in St Pauls #Madison #London #Cocktails

Thank you very much to Beth Webb from Is this seat taken for this review of Madison London. Last night saw the launch of a new cocktail menu at the city-based rooftop bar & restaurant, Madison. We were invited along to test out these new tipples which have been lovingly created by new bar manager […]

March 25

Book to see Calendar Girls The Musical by Gary Barlow and Tim Firth

Calendar Girls The Musical by Gary Barlow and Tim Firth is the award-winning production based on the true story of the calendar girls – a group of ordinary ladies who achieved something extraordinary.  This marvellous musical comedy which received fantastic five-star reviews in London’s West End is now touring around the UK!  Starring Fern Britton, Anna-Jane Casey, Sara Crowe, Karen Dunbar, […]

March 21

Book to see The Cat in the Hat at The Rose Theatre Kingston #Surrey #London #Theatre

A Rose Theatre Kingston and Curve Production in association with the National Centre for Circus Arts, Based on the much-loved book by Dr. Seuss | Adapted by Katie Mitchell When the Cat in the Hat steps onto the mat, Sally and her brother are in for a rollercoaster ride of havoc and mayhem! The Cat […]

March 15

5 Things You Can Do to Reduce Your Plastic Usage #guestpost #plastic #Environment

This is a contributed guest post by Lauren Chassebi who is a freelance blogger and writer at laurenevie.co.uk‘ Increasingly, single-use plastic is becoming one of the biggest environmental disasters our planet is facing. It has been predicted that by 2050, there could be more plastic in the oceans than fish. Marine life is dying at […]

March 14

Five places to eat for half price in London this week by Plate Deals #London #Restaurants

Let’s face it – London is an expensive place to live, travel or buy. But one thing it does have in over-abundance is a huge range of amazing cafes, restaurants, coffee shops and bars, all of whom are fighting for your attention. And as there are so many places to eat and drink, you do […]

March 04

5. Find time to visit the KALEIDOSCOPE EXHIBITION AT the SAATCHI GALLERY – Fri 15th March #Art #London #Chelsea

Saatchi Gallery presents a new exhibition featuring the work of nine international contemporary artists working across a variety of mediums, including Laura Buckley’s interactive large-scale Fata Morgana. Runs until 5th May. Address: Saatchi Gallery, King’s Rd, London, UK Website: www.saatchigallery.com 

March 04

4. Book to see JO BRAND’S BORN LIPPY: HOW TO DO FEMALE (Fri 8th March 2019 (8:00pm) at the Southbank Centre #London #Comedy

Comedian and writer, Jo Brand, will be offering her insights on life as a woman. Brand, who has become one of the UK’s most loved comedians, continues with this timely performance to challenge stereotypes and unpack society. Address: Southbank Centre, London, UK Website: www.southbankcentre.co.uk 

March 04

3. Find out about living a vegan life at Alexander Palace (Sat 9th Mar 2019 – Sun 10th Mar 2019) #London #Veganism #Vegan

Showcasing a wealth of information for both newbie vegans and veterans alike, Vegan Life Live will shine a spotlight on the current trends. Bringing the very best of all things vegan, including clothing, cosmetics, household products and the most delicious food and drink for the cruelty-conscious consumer. Address: Alexandra Palace, Alexandra Palace Way, London, UK Website: www.london.veganlifelive.com 

March 04

2. Book to see Waitress the musical at The Adelphi Theatre #Musicals #London #waitresslondon

Katharine McPhee will make her West End debut starring as Jenna in the UK premiere of Waitress, having played the role on Broadway earlier this year. The Tony Award-nominated musical will begin preview performances on 8 February ahead of its official opening night on 7 March at London’s Adelphi Theatre. Currently playing its third year […]

March 04

1. See Dr Michael Mosley at the New Victoria Theatre, Woking -24th March 7.30 PM #Health #Fitness #Woking #Theatre

Dr Michael Mosley is here to help you get healthy! The man behind the iconic 5:2 Diet, Dr Michael Mosley is headed to the New Victoria Theatre, Woking as part of his first ever UK tour, True Fast Health with Dr Michael Mosley on Sunday 24 March, 7.30pm. Dr Michael Mosley has changed tens of […]

February 26

4. Book to see ‘Rob Brydon Probes Barry Humphries Live On Stage’ – 28th April #London #Theatre #LondonPalladium

The Dame Edna Everage superstar promises to reveal all during the once-in-a-lifetime event Rob Brydon Probes Barry Humphries Live On Stage at the London Palladium on April 28. The evening will consist of antipodean antihero Humphries being interviewed by Rob Brydon, star of The Trip, Would I Lie To You? and Gavin and Stacey. In […]

February 26

3. Stay at one of these World’s Most Fashionable Hotels Curated by Voyager Club #Travel #Hotels #Luxury

Paris Fashion Week has already begun, rounding off a month of catwalk shows and memorable moments from the world’s fashion capitals. To celebrate, Voyager Club selects their favourite fashion hotels, chosen from their carefully curated collection of the most unique properties worldwide. These hidden gems, from fashion designers’ favourite Caribbean hideaways to stylish Parisian city […]

February 26

2. Book your ticket for Three-time Grammy® winners Snarky Puppy at The Royal Albert Hall #London #Music #snarkypuppy

Three-time Grammy® winners Snarky Puppy bring their rip-roaring concert experience to the historic Royal Albert Hall on 14 November. The ‘audacious, irrepressible creative energy’ (The Guardian) of Michael League’s, genre-defying collective, framed in the intimate Victorian venue, promise to make for a truly electric night. The Hall’s jazz heritage stretches back to the late 1910s, with a diverse history of […]

February 26

1. Book and see Frank Skinner at this June at London’s Leicester Square Theatre #London #FrankSkinner #Comedy

Since his last tour Frank Skinner’s only live comedy appearances have been with The Man With No Show, which saw him perform an hour of completely improvised stand-up comedy with no material and no set list. For the first time in four years, Frank is back with new material for an exclusive ten-night run at London’s Leicester Square […]

February 25

5. Book to see Andy Zaltzman, host of the long-running global hit podcast The Bugle, at The Soho Theatre – 26th, 27th and 28th March #Brexit #London #Comedy

Andy Zaltzman, host of the long-running global hit podcast The Bugle, is bringing Satirist For Hire back to the Soho Theatre on 26th, 27th and 28th March, for a special run of his uniquely interactive satirical show in the build-up to Britain’s scheduled exit from the European Union on 29th March. A show where no two performances are ever the same, Satirist […]

February 25

4. Leave time in May to stay at the new Radisson Hotel in Warsaw, Poland #Travel #Luxury #Poland #Warsaw

Radisson Hotel Group, one of the world’s largest and most dynamic hotel groups, is delighted to announce the introduction of its exceptional Radisson Collection brand to the Polish capital of Warsaw. Currently undergoing a remarkable transformation, the Radisson Collection Hotel, Warsaw will be yet another unique addition to the group’s portfolio of premium lifestyle properties when it opens […]

February 25

3. Go to The Real Greek to celebrate Tsiknopempti on Thursday 28th February #London #Restaurants

On Thursday 28th February, The Real Greek will be serving up a ‘Mixed Greek Grill’ in order to celebrate the official start of the traditional three-week carnival season in Greece, ahead of Lent. On the day of Tsiknopempti, it is tradition to eat large amounts of grilled meats and party infinitely before the fasting begins […]

February 25

2. Attend the Star-studded line-up at The Baby Show ExCeL London 1st – 3rd March #Parenting #London

New and expectant parents looking for real stories, practical advice and expert advice on how to make the most of those first 12 months of parenthood, need to visit The Baby Show with MadeForMums, this weekend (1st – 3rd March) at the ExCeL London.  Promising a phenomenal line-up of speakers including Rochelle Humes, Iwan Thomas, Annabel Karmel and Madeleine […]

February 25

1. Visit an event in London during academic book week – 4 – 9 March 2019 #London #Books #AcBookWeek

Academic Book Week, the week-long celebration of the role and diversity in academic publishing, is returning from 4-9 March 2019 with an exciting line-up of events. Here are a few events of note Theology Slam Live Final – A search for new theological writers and communicators (aged 18-30) who can bring theology to bear on the […]

February 22

3. Work out at an Orangetheory Fitness Studio #London #Fitness #Health #Wellbeing

Orangetheory Fitness offers a premium & highly effective class-based workout designed to enhance your holistic wellbeing Orangetheory Fitness uses state-of-the-art, wearable heart-rate technology that provides real time data during a workout, allowing participants to understand how hard they need to be working to achieve their personal fitness goals Orangetheory Fitness’ heart-rate based interval training results […]

February 22

2. Sit Outside on Bridge Road at The VineKing wine shop #Winebar #Hamptoncourtvillage #Surrey

There is a vast range of craft beer here from around the world in addition to a large range of fine wines. They also serve a small range of carefully selected spirits, wines and nibbles. The Vineking also holds the occasional pop up restaurant. Find Out More If you have a business on Bridge Road […]

February 22

1. Make a note to dine at Amsterdam’s Famed Restaurant, The Avocado Show + Popping Up At Bluebird Chelsea for Two Weeks (11th – 24th March) #London #Chelsea

Bluebird Chelsea will be home to the world’s first all-avocado concept, The Avocado Show from the 11th – 24th March as it pops up in the cult King’s Road cafe serving their visually stunning and delicious signature dishes. Born in Amsterdam and known to fans worldwide, this pop up at Bluebird Chelsea will be The […]

February 21

5. Take advantage of this travel offer -This February, LATAM Airlines is offering up to 20% discount on all flights between the UK and Latin America for customers that book online #Travel #Offers

LATAM Airlines, the leading airline connecting Europe and Latin America, is offering customers up to 20% off when buying tickets online between 22nd and 25th February 2019 LATAM Airlines is also offering its customers discounts of up to 30% on domestic flights in Peru, Chile, Colombia and Argentina until 28th February 2019 The valid flight […]

February 21

4. Watch the trailer of BEING FRANK: THE CHRIS SIEVEY STORY #Film #BeingFrankFilm #Manchester

Read about the launch Kyambura Gorge Ecotourism Project in Uganda February 21

3. Read about the launch Kyambura Gorge Ecotourism Project in Uganda #Travel #Uganda #Ecotourism #Tourism

  Volcanoes Safaris – the leading luxury lodge company in Rwanda and Uganda – are excited to announce the official launch of the Kyambura Gorge Ecotourism Project. Since 2009, the Kyambura Gorge Ecotourism Project has been safeguarding the Kyambura Gorge ecosystem. The strategic assembling of four adjoining sites next to the Gorge over the last ten […]

February 21

2. Pencil in a visit to the Bobbi Brown pop up cafe (starting Friday 1st March) for a complimentary shade-match and 7 day sample to help find your new skin-true shade #London #Bobbibrown

To celebrate our latest foundation innovation, Bobbi Brown Cosmetics is launching a 3 day pop-up café in the heart of Soho this March, offering a complimentary shade-match and 7 day sample to help find your new skin-true shade, as well as a free coffee for all attendees. Where: Bobbi Brown Pro Studio, 1 Poland Street, […]

February 20

1. Take your toddler to Land of Play and go down the giant slide, Trafford Park #Manchester #Trafford 

Land of Play is a stimulating, safe, fun, healthy recreation area for children of all age groups, creating an atmosphere for pantomime and make believe. We will provide all that is needed for parties for all age groups. In addition, we will focus on quality catering and creating a relaxing environment for parents needs whilst […]

February 20

5. Celebrate National Margarita Day in the basement bar Nine Lives – 22nd Feb London Bridge #London #NineLives

Nine Lives have partnered with new neighbours Pizza Pilgrims and tequila giants Don Julio to celebrate National Margarita Day in style on Friday 22nd February. For one night only, tuck into Pizza Pilgrims’ famously delicious margarita pizza while sipping on Don Julio margarita cocktails and let the good times roll for a special price. Don Julio Global Brand Ambassador, Deano Moncrieffe will also […]

February 20

4. Keep this Friday free for Free Margaritas at Burger & Beyond for National Margarita Day #London #Shoreditch

To celebrate National Margarita Day this Friday, Burger & Beyond are giving away free margaritas with every burger purchased between 3pm and 5pm and then too keep the party going margaritas will be only £5 for the rest of the evening. Alongside the traditional margarita, Burger & Beyond will also be offering a Rhubarb Margarita and a […]

February 20

3. Book to see Awakening at the Royal Opera House’s Linbury Theatre (Friday 8 – Saturday 9 March 2019) #rohawakening #London #Arts #Theatre #Travel #Entertainment

This March, National Dance Company Wales present their new tour Awakening in London, at the Royal Opera House’s Linbury Theatre. Visiting 11 venues across the UK, the Awakening tour continues the company’s commitment to making engaging and innovative dance with and for all kinds of people in all kinds of places. Performed in London on Friday 8 and Saturday 9 March, the […]

February 20

2. Buy a bottle of new to the UK Four Fox Saké #Drinks #London #Sake #Luxury

Ultra-premium rice wine, Four Fox Saké takes inspiration from the Japanese god of rice, sake, swordsmiths, and foxes, Inari Okami. The fox spirits of Inari were entrusted to guard the Torii gates, only allowing the purest of spirits to pass. Four Fox Saké represents this purity and perfection. Four Fox Saké strive for this perfection […]

February 20

1. Book to see Dirty Dancing at the New Victoria Theatre Woking from Monday 18 – Saturday 23 March #Musicals #Theatre #Woking

Dirty Dancing – The Classic Story On Stage, the sensationally sexy show and world-wide phenomenon, is coming back to the New Victoria Theatre from Monday 18 – Saturday 23 March. Playing the roles made famous by Patrick Swayze and Jennifer Grey will be Michael O’Reilly and Kira Malou. As ‘Johnny Castle’, one half of one […]

February 19

5. Book tickets for the RAW WINE fair, The Strand, London – 10th&11th March #London #Wine  #rawwineLDN #Travel

This year’s RAW WINE fair will be celebrating the importance of sustainability by bringing together natural, organic and biodynamic wine producers who are all about minimal intervention in the vineyard and cellar. Promoting biodiversity and respecting life above ground and in the soil ensures vines are able to absorb key nutrients and increases the quality […]

February 19

4. Buy a bottle of Cadello from Honest Grapes #Cadello #Drinks #Liqueur #HonestGrapes

Cadello will blow your mind. Its creation was inspired by what the Venetian nobles would have served at their masked balls during the peak of the Venetian Empire. It’s made from eight quailty ingredients from Italy and from places along the Old Silk Route. It is produced by a 150 year-old, family owned distillery in […]

February 19

3. Drop into the Royal Opera House for free music or dance #London #Music #Dance #RoyalOperaHouse #Travel #inspiration

Each week, Live at Lunch at the Royal Opera House offers Londoners free culture, with the chance to enjoy music or dance in our newly renovated event spaces. The performances are all drop-in, last 45 minutes and take place on Fridays or Sundays in either the Paul Hamlyn Hall or Linbury Foyer. Live at Lunch, […]

February 19

2. Join a Cocktail Masterclasses at K West Hotel #London #Hotel #Cocktails #Travel #kwesthotel #Westfield

Take your party hosting skills to the next level and become the cocktail connoisseur you’ve always wanted to be with K West Hotel’s Cocktail Masterclass. Led by the expertise of the mixologists at Studio Bar, the 1.5 hour masterclass includes a guide on how to perfect the art of the Strawberry Daiquiri or Lavender Lychee […]

February 19

1. Buy wallpaper with a motivational quote from Wallsauce #design #homes #decorating #lifestyle

To bring positive vibes into 2019, Wallsauce has curated a collection of motivational quotes wallpapers. Made to your dimensions, these wonderfully bright wallpaper murals are the perfect addition to bring a hint of determination to any home office, bedroom or living room. From inspiring quotes that will get your day off to a great start […]

February 14

New Chef Executive Helena Puolakka – Skylon #London #Restaurants

Executive Chef Helena Puolakka will be launching a brand-new menu featuring modern British dishes to riverside restaurant, Skylon from 25th February. As well as the new menu, Skylon has refreshed their interiors to bring a more open and contemporary feel to the restaurant following Puolakka’s arrival in September 2018. Puolakka’s new menu will serve the restaurant […]

February 14

London’s best destinations for pre-theatre dinner #London #Theatre #Travel

Margot Margot is situated in the heart of Covent Garden, surrounded by theatres at easy walking distance. The restaurant is a true celebration of seamless service, refined interiors and the authentic food of Italy, all offered alongside an extensive international wine list. The pre and post theatre menu is available from Monday to Saturday from 17.30- 18.30 and […]

February 04

Make Valentine’s Day a sensory feast #London #Valentinesday2019

Celebrate Valentine’s Day at Bunga’s Big Phat Roman Wedding This Valentine’s weekend, everyone is invited to celebrate the wedding of the year at Bunga Bunga Covent Garden, at Bunga’s Big Phat Roman Wedding. From Thursday 14th to Saturday 16th February Don Silvio himself invites guests on a trip to Ancient Rome, as Bunga Bunga hosts an […]

February 04

Celebrity runners join Team Barnardo’s for London Marathon training day #London #londonmarathon

Olympians Daley Thompson CBE and Snowy Brooks joined Barnardo’s Vice President Baroness Floella Benjamin and more than 20 runners for a training session preparing them for the 2019 Virgin Money London Marathon.  The event at Battersea Park’s Millennium Arena, was held by Barnardo’s to thank participating runners for their support, offer fundraising advice and give […]

February 04

Go on the St George Arts Trail (9th and 10th February) #Bristol

Our 2nd Arts Trail gives you the chance to adventure around the beautiful St George Park and surrounding streets for a weekend of local arts, inspiration and community. The Theme for this year’s Trail is RECYCLING we are encouraging artists and visitors to think about our use of plastic, littering and sustainable living. FOLLOW THE […]

January 31

Ms Paolini’s Phantasmagoria Cabaret at Hoxton Hall #London #Cabaret #Entertainment #HoxtonHall

Ms Paolini’s Phantasmagoria Cabaret is an unashamed celebration of theatre and comedy, which examines the issue of flitting between the real and inauthentic self. Questions are asked of the id, the ego and the super-ego. Such as ‘Being wrong is right?’, ‘Being racist is wrong’ and ‘Urinating in the street is wrong, no?’… Patrizia Paolini and […]

January 31

Treat Your Loved One To Kennington Tandoori This Valentine’s Day #London

Whether going out or staying in this Valentine’s Day, Kennington Tandoori, the popular South London Indian restaurant have every eventuality covered on the most romantic night of the year. For one day only, the KT are offering both a delicious dine in Valentine’s set menu or the ultimate Valentine’s delivery package to be enjoyed at home, cuddled up with a loved one. For those looking […]

January 25

Dine at Le Petit Nantais, Bridge Road, Hampton Court Village #HamptonCourt #London #Surrey

January 25

Take your toddler to the London Transport museum – Pay once and use your ticket for one year #London #Travel

London Transport Museum is situated in the heart of Covent Garden and filled with stunning exhibits; the Museum explores the powerful link between transport and the growth of modern London, culture and society since 1800. Historic vehicles, world-famous posters and the very best objects from the Museum’s extraordinary collection are brought together to tell the story […]

January 24

Ellie Goulding Wakes Up Davos to Climate Change #climatechange #celebrity

Location: Arctic Basecamp, Davos, Switzerland Temperature: 8 degrees Fahrenheit/minus 13 degrees Celsius Global music star, UN Environment Global Goodwill Ambassador and WWF Ambassador, Ellie Goulding woke up the World Economic Forum at Davos to climate change this morning. Delivering much needed coffee into reusable rCUPS for a team of world-leading climate scientists who had camped […]

January 24

Junior Doctor programme launches at BODY WORLDS – the best science lesson in London #London #Education #Travel

BODY WORLDS London today launches its exciting Junior Doctors programme, designed to educate, entertain and inspire children aged 8-12 as they learn all about the human body and how best to look after it. Kicking off this half term in the legendary BODY WORLDS London, which features real bodies and body parts donated and preserved […]

January 24

Celebrate Valentine’s Day in style at Wright Brothers #London #Travel #Restaurants

Wright Brothers, the seafood experts are offering the ultimate romantic Valentine’s celebration in their picturesque Battersea restaurant on Thursday 14th February. Partnering with the legendary house of Piper-Heidsieck, Wright Brothers will offer a special oyster masterclass & Champagne tasting for couples. Guests will enjoy a selection of natural, dressed and cooked oysters served alongside a […]

January 14

International, smash-hit musical Ghost – The Musical is coming to the New Victoria Theatre from Tuesday 5 – Saturday 9 February #GhostTheMusical @Ghostontour

Walking back to their apartment late one night a tragic encounter sees Sam murdered and his beloved girlfriend Molly alone, in despair and utterly lost. But with the help of a phoney storefront psychic Sam, trapped between this world and the next, tries to communicate with Molly in the hope of saving her from grave […]

January 14

Dine at Leicester Square Kitchen – Mexican and Peruvian Small Plates #London #Travel #Restaurants

As seen on BBC One’s Celebrity MasterChef, Leicester Square Kitchen embraces the art of shared dining in the heart of London’s most iconic square, offering relaxed luxury in a sophisticated yet unassuming setting. Our kitchen showcases an exquisite selection of contemporary Mexican and Peruvian small plates, complemented with the finest wines and our signature cocktails. […]

January 12

5 Things to do near Couples Swept Away, Negril #Travel #Jamaica #Honeymoon

Nestled in charming Negril, Couples Swept Away offers everything you need to unwind; from yoga lessons to watersport activities to fine dining at gourmet restaurants. However, you may choose to venture outside Couples Swept Away to explore more of Jamaica. Here are 5 things to do near Couples Swept Away, Negril to ensure you make the most […]

January 12

5 great things to do in Heidelberg with kids #Travel #Germany

This is a guest post by Jane Welton, about a summer family trip to Heidelberg, Germany. Jane is a freelance writer and translator who lives in Surrey with her husband and 12 year-old daughter. Jane has spent a lot of time in other European countries and is bringing her daughter up speaking French and German as […]

December 12

5 GREAT THINGS TO DO WITH THE KIDS IN BRIDLINGTON #Travel #Bridlington #Yorkshire

We love the seaside and for the last few years we have spent Easter and October half term on the Yorkshire coast – there are some great things to do with the kids in Bridlington. My grandma had a static holiday caravan in a nearby village and it became our safe haven – the kids […]

December 06

5 Things to do in the Week Between Christmas and New Year

The week between Christmas and new years day is bliss. All of the stress and chaos of planning the festivities is over, and with the big day done and dusted, you have some time to relax and have fun. There’s plenty of food in the cupboards, new gadgets and gifts to play with and if […]

December 04

5 things to do in Chesterfield this Weekend #Travel #Chesterfield

5 Ideas for the Weekend Plan your Friday, Saturday and Sunday in Chesterfield with our 5 ideas for the weekend! 1. Christmas Tree Festival at St Thomas Church – Friday 7th – Sunday 9th December The local community is coming together again for the annual Christmas Tree Festival at St Thomas Church. Groups, schools and […]

December 04

5 Things to Do in Cambridge this Christmas #Travel #Cambridge

There really is no better place to enjoy the festive season than historical Cambridge. Spending time in our beautiful city at this time of year evokes a sense of stepping back in time to savour the traditions and customs that make Cambridge so uniquely magical. Read More

November 30

5 things to do – Friday 30th November 2018 #London #Cornwall #Travel #Christmas #NYE

  Private Fly, private jet company is offering an exclusive discount price of £877 per person to fly by private jet this ski season. Compared to the price of an economy ticket of £627, for an extra £250 this is a once in a lifetime offer to fly by private jet on holiday! Prices are […]

November 28

5 things to do – Wednesday 28th November 2018 #London #Travel #Lifestyle

Here are today’s 5 things. Everything from floating restaurants on the River Thames to a Family package at Winter Wonderland, Hyde Park from Taj 51. Try out Flatmates’ Festive Feasts at The Little Blue Door this Christmas, perfect for celebrating with family, friends and of course flatmates. Celebrating in seasonal style guests can tuck in […]

November 26

5 things to do – Monday 26th November 2018 #London #Inspiration #Woking #Theatre #Ballet

Here are today’s selection. If you work near Covent Garden the enjoy a takeaway lunch from Little Kolkata, an authentic Calcuttan restaurant. Offering a great alternative to everyone’s usual quick lunchtime haunts, Little Kolkata delivers great value for money on both flavour and convenience. Dine at Yen Burger in London’s Borough Market. From young female […]

November 19

Ideas For A Basement Conversion

Image Credit Do you have a basement in your house that’s just sitting there and not getting used? If so, then looking into a conversion is not only a fun way to create a brand new room and space in your home, but if you ever come to sell the property, then having an extra […]

November 19

5 Things To Know If You Want To Become An Architect

Do you want to become an architect? If so, read on to discover five things you should know… Competition is fierce In the UK, it is estimated that there are more than 2,800 chartered architect practices registered with the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) – https://www.architecture.com/. Most of these firms are small in size, […]

November 17

5 Ways To Raise Quick Cash For Christmas

Quick cash this Christmas? You don’t say! Image via Pexels. The festive season definitely rolls around quickly, and with just six weeks to go until the day itself, it’s time to start getting organised, if you haven’t already. A lot of people risk going into debt during the Christmas period, as they haven’t been able […]

November 15

5 things to do – Thursday 15th November 2018 #EltonJohnLewis #London #Manchester #CraigCharles #Macmillancancersupport

How about a meal at The Dorchester Grill or to see Craig Charles in Manchester. Here are today’s 5 things. Watch the new John Lewis Christmas advert. The jury is slowly coming in. Enjoy fish and chips or maybe cheese souffle at the Dorchester Grill. Having recently enjoyed a third makeover in the long and […]

November 14

5 things to do – Wednesday 14th November 2018 #London #Travel #Christmas #Covent Garden

Here are today’s 5 things selection. Things from new film releases to Hot Gin and Tonics.  See award-winning theatre company Cardboard Citizens. As part of the launch of the Mayor of London’s Winter Homelessness Fundraising Campaign, award-winning theatre company Cardboard Citizens will perform Rising by Femi Keeling in the Council Chamber of London’s City Hall […]

November 13

5 things to do – Tuesday November 13th 2018 #London #Dance #Cruise #Travel #Luxury

Here are today’s selection. A varied range from supper clubs to luxury sports tour cruises. Settle in for the night at the Winter Chalet at Madison Restaurant St Pauls, London. This winter, our rooftop terrace will transform into an alpine-inspired winter wonderland when we open the doors to the Chalet at Madison. Take a seat […]

November 12

Go to The Macmillan Ball at The Dorchester Hotel on Wednesday 28 November 2018 #London #Macmillan #macmillancancersupport

SPECTACULAR MACMILLAN BALL SET TO RAISE THOUSANDS FOR PEOPLE LIVING WITH CANCER Building on the incredible success of The Winter Gala, Macmillan Cancer Support and the event committee will be returning in 2018 for The Macmillan Ball. Join us this November for another unforgettable evening of thrilling entertainment, delicious food and exciting fundraising. On arrival […]

November 12

A Macmillan Christmas at St John’s Smith Square #Macmillan #charity #macmillancancersupport

When:             Friday 7th December, 7pm (doors open from 6.30pm) Where:            St John’s, Smith Square, Westminster (SW1P 3HA) Who:               Readings from Dame Diana Rigg and Celia Imrie Macmillan Cancer Support invites you to the 31st Christmas Carol Concert, on Friday 7 December. For the first time in its history the event will be held at St John’s, Smith […]

November 12

5 things to do – Monday 12 November 2018 #travel #megaemotion #Active10 #RoyalOperaHouse #Woking

Here are today’s selection. They range from developing a walking habit for your health and well being to finding a cheap flight without any effort. Find a cheap flight with Jack’s Flight Club. This site monitors the flight market for real bargains. They scour online airfare systems to bring you the best discounts, hidden offers […]

November 11

Keep Things Spotless: 5 Simple House Cleaning Everyone Should Know About

Keep Things Spotless: 5 Simple House Cleaning Everyone Should Know About Do you want to keep your home clean but can never have enough time or energy? Here are 5 simple house cleaning tips everyone should know about. Are you struggling to keep your home neat and clean? If so, you’re not alone. Many of […]

November 11

5 things to do do – Sunday 11th November 2018 #Lifestyle #Money #London #Jobs #Blinklist

Here are today’s selection. Everything from reading non fiction books quickly to having quick access to the perfect job. There is even advice on how to save money easily. Upload your CV onto Indeed. It takes seconds to upload, you can modify it anytime on any device and you will have access to thousands of […]

November 10

Saturday November 10th #London #Lifestyle #Theatre #themousetrap #AgathaChristie

Here are today’s selection. Everything from a touring version of Agatha Christie’s Mousetrap to rescuing unwanted food. Take a walk around Pen Ponds in Richmond Park. This is a perfect place to take your toddler for a walk. Park near the cafe and if it has been raining there are plenty of muddy puddles to […]

November 08

5 MONEY SAVING TIPS FOR STUDENTS LEARNING TO DRIVE

5 MONEY SAVING TIPS FOR STUDENTS LEARNING TO DRIVE For a lot of us, being a student means being broke, so if you intend to try and pass your driving test while studying, you are going to need to make every penny count. Although taking driving lessons while you’re studying may sound like an unnecessary […]

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