Tag Archives: London

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

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 04

5 reasons you should check out The Auction Collective’s Paper, Scissors, Stone exhibition and auction in #Mayfair this week #London #Art

One It’s all about affordable art  Paper, Scissors, Stone is an exhibition and auction of 38 high-quality works on paper, textiles and sculpture from a selection of emerging and under-represented artists, celebrating the different mediums and each artist’s individual creative process. Starting prices are between £80 and £3500. Two Experience the fun of a live public auction The […]

October 25

Top Five Things to Do in Knightsbridge and South Kensington #London #Knightsbridge

1. Shopping – Knightsbridge is one of London’s most famous shopping districts, its a top spot for tourists and home residents for luxury shopping. Harrods covers 4.5 acres of Knightsbridge with 330 departments over seven floors, from groceries to clothing to home goods. Harvey Nichols first opened in Knightsbridge in 1831, it has led the […]

October 24

Spend Halloween in Covent Garden and see Europe’s biggest pumpkin #London #Halloween

To celebrate Halloween, Covent Garden will transform into London’s spookiest district and play host to the Europe’s biggest pumpkin. For two weeks only, visitors can enjoy Halloween eats and treats, while Covent Garden’s Beauty Quarter will become the ultimate destination to get a Halloween makeover. To mark the scary season, London’s largest pumpkin will take […]

October 23

Enjoy a bottomless brunch at CLAW, Soho #London #brunch #seafood #Soho

Having successfully slung crab rolls and seafood small plates for the past year, CLAW is stepping up its seafood game. For the first time EVER, their team will be bringing a Bottomless Brunch to its casual seafood joint on Kingly St. Classic brunch dishes – naturally with some seafood twists – will be made from […]

October 17

5 reasons to take a Love London Running Tour and sightsee the fit way! #London #Travel #Running #Health

Love London Running Tours  Fancy combining sightseeing and getting a run in?  Love London Running Tours have been offering sightrunning tours around the capital since Spring 2015.  Here are five great reasons to do a tour with them! Run across the iconic Tower Bridge! Arguably London’s most famous sight, the majestic Tower Bridge is a must-see for […]

October 12

5 Things Playwrights can do to Improve Their Writing By Geoffrey Williams

Play texts are strange things because they are difficult to read if they work well on stage. This is because so much of what’s in your head as the playwright doesn’t easily jump from page to imagination; it’s not designed to. What you have to remember when you’re writing a play is that the purpose […]

October 02

4. Museum of Londoners with Lily Cole and Rohan Silva #London

Entrepreneur and actress Lily Cole will be talking to Rohan Silva about London life, the importance of ‘belonging’ and the changing face of our city. The event is hosted in collaboration with the Museum of London, celebrating the second issue of Impossible to Print. Address: Museum of London, London Wall, London, UK Website: www.museumoflondon.org.uk 

October 02

3. Philippe Parreno Exhibition at Pilar Corrias #London #Art

Philippe Parreno creates artworks that question the boundaries between reality and fiction, exploring the nebulous realm in which the real and the imagined blur and combine. Invitation only. Address: Pilar Corrias, Eastcastle Street, London, UK Website: www.pilarcorrias.com 

October 02

2. The Dead Rabbit Taproom Takeover #London #Bethnalgreen

Bethnal Green’s The Sun Tavern will welcome Manhattan’s The Dead Rabbit with the arrival of the NYC Taproom to London. The Dead Rabbit Taproom Takeover will take place as part of London Cocktail Week (1st – 7th October), and sees the World’s Best Bar winners serve up three new cocktails, showcasing The Dead Rabbit Irish Whiskey. Address: 441 Bethnal […]

October 01

2. Sophie Ellis-Bextor at Southbank Centre #music #London #Southbank

Southbank Centre welcomes a host of iconic names and eclectic new talent to its historic music venues, including the newly refurbished Queen Elizabeth Hall and Purcell Room for a month-long gig, such as disco diva Sophie Ellis-Bextor as she performs her hits backed by a full live orchestra for the first time. The dancefloor-filling pop […]

October 01

1. Meet Gary Barlow at Waterstones #London #Music #booksigning #GaryBarlow #Mayfair

Gary Barlow will be at Waterstones to sign copies of his book A Better Me, a memoir from his life that covers him battling with stress and depression, to staging one of the most thrilling professional comebacks in years. Address: 203-206 Piccadilly, London W1J 9HD, UK Website: www.waterstones.com 

September 30

4. Paloma Faith Joins Future Dreams’ Variety Show #Soho #London #palomafaith #futuredreams

2018 marks Future Dreams’s tenth anniversary and to celebrate the charity is holding a variety show filled with performers at the iconic London Palladium. Paloma Faith joins the lineup of stars, including Spice Girl Melanie C, La Voix, the casts of Dream Girls, Chicago, and Mamma Mia, and many other performances. A Decade of Dreams’ […]

September 30

2. Upstart Crow Festival #London#Music #Spitalfields

Festival that celebrates and promotes the art of the singer-songwriter, challenging and engaging the audience as listeners and participants, not just consumers. Address: Spitalfields, Quaker Street, London, United Kingdom Nearest tube: Liverpool Street (0.5 miles) Website: www.upstartcrowfestival.com 

September 30

3. Cheese Street Is Returning, Islington Farmers Market #farmersmarket #London #Islington

It’s a free event celebrating all things cheese, with artisan cheese makers attending, cheese based street food, local beer, ice cream, our cheese angels, butter making and competitions to win yet more cheese. Address: 77-78 Chapel Market, London N1 9EX, UK Website: www.lfm.org.uk 

September 30

1. Dapper Gentlemen Raise Money for Men’s Health #London #Health

The Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride raises funds and awareness of men’s mental health and prostate cancer. Taking to the streets of London, as well as 40 locations across the UK and 650 cities worldwide, men and women have the opportunity to dress in their finest attire and rider their vintage and classic styled motorcycles. Address: Surrey Quays […]

September 28

4. More Boys! Boys! Boys! #London #Coventgarden #art #photography

The Little Black Gallery and Padde8 present More Boys! Boys! Boys! An exhibition and sale of photographs curated by Ghislain Pascal of The Little Black Gallery, featuring works by AdeY, Tom Bianchi, Lulu Delafalaise, Thibault Gaëtan Dubroca, Levi Foster, Stephane Gizard, Greg Gorman and many more. There will also be a book BOYS! BOYS! BOYS!, with a foreword by David Furnish, with all profits […]

September 28

3. Waterstones Book Signing: Moeen Ali #London #Cricket #Reading #Autobiography

English international cricketer Moeen Ali will be signing copies of his highly anticipated autobiography, Moeen. The book traces Moeen’sjourney from backyard cricket to the county game and his first-class debut as a teenager, through to his international debut and for the first time, Moeen tells his side of the story of his upbringing in Sparkhill, Birmingham. Address: 1-3 Whittington Ave, […]

September 28

2. Rooftop Film Club: September Screening #cinema #London #Peckham

London’s favourite open-air cinema has announced its last rooftop screenings of the season, and has put on an extra special programme to excite and entertain visitors at Peckham, Shoreditch, and Stratford – From cult classics like Casablanca, 10 Things I Hate About You, and Dirty Dancing, to superhero movies like Deadpool 2, The Incredibles, and Black […]

September 13

5 Things To Do at Beautython 2018 #London #CoventGarden #Beauty

1. The Future of Beauty Panel Discussion To kick off the start of Beautython 2018, Covent Garden is pairing up with Glamour Magazine to launch an exclusive panel discussion, the Future of Beauty, at The Shop at Bluebird on Thursday 13th September. Join the likes of Glamour Magazine’s Chief Content OfficerDeborah Joseph, Glamour Magazine’s Beauty […]

August 30

3. Book to see ‘Hamilton’ in London’s West End #London #Theatre #Westend #Hamilton

When I came back to France from the United States after Christmas in January 2017, I knew I needed something to look forward to in order to fight off the winter blues. Thankfully, I had been keeping up with American culture and knew what a phenomenon Hamilton had become in the United States (it’s virtually […] […]

August 30

1. Try these alternative Free Things to Do in London which are also suitable for families.

Done all the main museums, parks and tourist sights in London? Then have a look at my 5 alternative things to do in London, from the Freemasons Hall to film screenings – all entirely for free and also suitable for families! via 5 Alternative Free Things to Do in London! (Also Suitable for Families) — Dutch […]

August 26

5 things to do at the Hampton Court Food Festival #London #Food #Travel #royalfoodfest #HamptonCourt

One Arrive by boat along the beautiful stretch of the River Thames from Kingston upon Thames (or beyond) to Hampton Court. There are several operators that you will take you to the palace. Two Peruse the many stalls selling food and drink, everything from toffee Vodka to the best of tapenades.  If your ticket allows you […]

August 25

5 things to do today at The Hari Hotel, Belgravia, London #Luxury #London #Travel

One Enjoy a delicious meal at hotels restaurant il Pampero Two Maybe finish with an Earl Grey Martini Three Hold a conference at The Hari Hotel and be served impeccably Four Enjoy a classic burger at the bar of The Hari Hotel. Five Hold a baby shower in the garden terrace at The Hari Hotel […]

August 24

Interview with television and theatre actor Ian Hallard #theatre #Hogarthsprogress

We are very grateful to Ian Hallard for taking time out of his busy rehearsal schedule for this very informative Q and A. Ian will be appearing in the world premiere of Hogarths Progress at The Rose Theatre Kingston this September. 1. What inspired you to be an actor? I don’t there was any one […]

August 22

5. London’s first maker festival kicks off in Victoria Park #makemore #London #festival

A brand-new festival celebrating the maker movement has kicked off In London’s Victoria Park. MAKEMORE combines hands on workshops and demonstrations with live music, stand-up comedy and a series of insightful talks, bringing together more than 100 independent artists, crafters, cooks and musicians. The festival continues throughout the Bank Holiday weekend. For experienced creatives and […]

August 22

4. Book tickets for this year’s Hampton Court Food Festival (25 – 27 August 2018) #Food #Hamptoncourt #Festival

Follow this link to buy tickets for this year’s food festival. Hampton Court 2018 Theres so much to see and do at this years Hampton I was plum tuckered by the end of the day A first view of the gardens and a to do list! I’ll be adding plant profiles later this week! #RHSHamptonCourt via […]

August 22

Seeing London With A Natural Flow

London is a city of around 8.4 million people. It’s divided into around 6 zones which vary in their purpose. If you have never been to London, you’re probably going to want to see the more picturesque locations that you see in movies. Hence, you’ll take like a duck to water in Zone 1 since […]

August 17

4. Dine at Chakra Riverside – Kingston Upon Thames #Kingston #Travel #London

Kensington’s award-winning Indian restaurant Chakra arrives in Kingston-upon-Thames. Known for giving traditional Indian flavours a contemporary twist, Chakra Riverside offers its upscale Indian dishes with beautiful views of the River Thames. Read More from JustopenedLondon.  

August 17

3. Dine at Union Street Cafe by Gordon Ramsay #London #Food #GordonRamsay

Union Street Café located in Southwark is a lively urban restaurant and bar in central London offering quality Italian artisan foods. Book a table for friends, family or colleagues or hire a private area for a bigger party and be the host with the most at the Southwark restaurant. Located beneath the restaurant, Union Street […]

August 17

2. Make Pasta At Union Street Cafe — INGLORIOUS FOODIES

When I think about pasta, it’s the type of food that suits nearly every style of meal possible. It can be used as comfort food, at a party or BBQ, a quick midweek meal and even as part of a fine dining experience. I love that something so simple can be created in so many […] […]

August 17

Top 5 things to do in London September 2018

Check out these top five things to do in London in September 2018. As summer draws to a close, enjoy the last of the season’s events from outdoor cinema showings to the splendour of Buckingham Palace’s State Rooms and its 42-acre garden. Music lovers can enjoy the magic of the Last Night of the Proms […]

August 16

3. Enjoy a Champagne Flight Afternoon Tea at The Arch London #Luxury #Travel #Afternoontea #boutiquehotels

A luxurious ‘Champagne Flight Afternoon Tea’ has just been launched at The Arch London, a boutique hotel set within seven Georgian townhouses in Marylebone. Guests can sample a selection of seasonal cakes and freshly made sandwiches all whilst sipping a trio of Taittinger Champagne carefully selected to accompany each round of savouries and cakes. Available […]

August 16

Have afternoon tea at Mr Fogg’s #London #afternoontea #travel

For our next “Afternoon Tea” adventure, Arnie & I headed to our good friend Phileas Fogg’s Residence. Mr. Fogg has a few establishments dotted around London – his residence (where we came for tea this time), his Tavern, and his Gin Parlour. In case you aren’t yet acquainted with our dear friend, Phileas is the […] […]

August 15

Dine at Tredwells — My Food & Drink Lifestyle #London #Travel #Restaurants #Food #Luxury

We were in town for the the day and wanted to find a place for a nice Sunday Roast. On reading some good reviews about Tredwells we decided to give it a try and I have to say the the result was a success. Set on St Martins Lane in the Seven Dials area makes […] […]

August 15

Stay in Style: Luxury in London; Mini breaks at The Savoy & The Dorchester — Champagne with Charlotte #London #Luxury #Hotel #Travel

As I sit here sweltering in the record breaking heat wave, with my Dyson fan cranked up as high as it goes (“you’re glad I persuaded you we should buy another one, aren’t you?”, says my husband, gleefully… I suppose he has to be right sometimes), my thoughts drift back to my fully air-conditioned oasis […] […]

August 14

2. Visit Southsea, walk the pier and have fish and chips #Portsmouth #Southsea #Travel

Because we didn’t exactly rest on Saturday like we had planned we had kinda thought we’d rest on Sunday…false alarm though. There was supposed to be something going on in Southsea (a decent walk from the ferry in Portsmouth) but we kinda missed it so we changed our plan a little bit. We walked through […] […]

August 13

3. Stay at a new suite The Corinthia Hotel London #Luxury #Hotels #London #Travel

I just love traveling to Europe! I’ve been to France and Italy and going to England is on my bucket list. I’m excited to tell you that there have been some exciting changes to one of London’s top hotels… The Corinthia Hotel London has announced that they are now launching eleven new ‘Garden’ and ‘London’ […]

August 13

2. Stay at The Goring Hotel, Belgravia, London – A Review #Travel #London #Luxury

Sorry, I’ve been a little bit quiet on here, sometimes life takes over and last weekend was a very special one! I stayed at The Goring Hotel with my family, the night before my dad’s Investiture. He’s just been awarded an OBE for services to education, and I’m a very proud daughter! Anyway, to mark […]

August 13

1. See these top 10 London Attractions

August 12

5 things to do in Bexhill-on-Sea #London #Travel

Daytrips from London – 5 things to do in Bexhill-on-Sea An elegant seaside town with a long beach, the birth place of British motor sport and a penchant for Art Deco. An easy day or a weekend trip from London with some great restaurants, or pop into the famous De La Warr Pavilion for concerts […] […]

August 03

1. Discover Open City Documentary Festival’s Top 10 Films You Can’t Miss – Running from 4th – 9th September 2018 #London #Film

To celebrate the highly anticipated eighth edition of the Open City Documentary Festival, running from 4th – 9th September, we wanted to explore the Top 10 films you won’t want to miss at this year’s festival! Documentaries that transport you across the world, from Brazil to Greece to the UK, exploring stories that are heartbreaking, gripping and […]

August 01

2. Watch a children’s show at the Lyric Hammersmith #London #children

The Lyric Hammersmith is pleased to present the 2018 Autumn season of Little Lyric especially for audiences aged between 2-11 years. The season includes the return of some Little Lyric favourites, as well as some new companies who will all be sure to delight young audiences with adventures, magic and enchanting stories. Over the October […]

July 26

1. Book to see Bat Out Of Hell – The Musical #London #musicals

Jim Steinman’s Bat Out Of Hell – The Musical will be extending into 2019, with a new booking period at the Dominion Theatre from 27 October 2018 to 5 January 2019 going on sale at 12.00noon today, Thursday 26 July 2918. The winner of the Evening Standard Radio 2 Audience Award for Best Musical 2017 […]

July 23

4. Vinoteca Launches ‘English Summer Time’ – Huge Savings On Award Winning English Wines

Vinoteca is celebrating the English summer by offering all their English wines at shop price during August for everyone eating at Vinoteca. This means a saving of 40-60% on the standard wine list price on every one of their selection of sparkling, white, rosé and red English wines, including award winning producers such as Wiston […]

July 22

3. Have a real ale at The Mute Swan #HamptonCourt #travel #London

July 19

4. GET YOUR JOG ON WITH DECATHLON’S FREE 5K RUN AT SOUTHWARK PARK, THIS SUNDAY #London

What: A free 5K community run, hosted by Decathlon Surrey Quays  When: Sunday 22nd July, 10am – 12pm Where: Southwark Park, Southwark Park Road, London, United Kingdom, SE16 2ER Multi-sports retailer Decathlon is encouraging people across Surrey Quays to get involved in its free 5K run this Sunday 22nd July at Southwark Park, London. Welcoming runners of all ages and […]

July 18

3. Sit outside at The Delaunay Counter #London #Aldwych

A traditional Viennese café, adjacent to The Delaunay, offering a selection of pastries, cakes, sandwiches, soups and salads, to either eat in or take-away. The Delaunay Counter’s relaxed atmosphere is reminiscent of typical Mittel-European cafés, serving simple but exceptional food, freshly prepared every day by The Delaunay chefs. Open daily for hot drinks and viennoiserie, […]

July 18

2. Try Bubba Gump’s Dumb Luck Coconut Shrimp in London #London #restaurants

July 18

1. Buy or admire the Shower Caps in Fortnum and Mason. #London #Luxury

July 18

5. Try this recipe from Royal China: Sautéed Scallops with Fresh Asparagus #London

The summer months are the perfect time to eat light and healthy dishes – with asparagus and scallops being two top favourite ingredients. Sautéed Scallops with Fresh Asparagus (£16.20) is one of Royal China Fulham’s most popular dishes at this time of year. Why not try this simple recipe by Vincent Chen, Head Chef at […]

July 18

4. National Theatre announces new season of talks and events #NationalTheatre #London

To accompany the new season of productions, a programme of talks and events will begin with a series relating to Antony and Cleopatra. Director Simon Godwin will reflect on the production, and Ralph Fiennes and Sophie Okonedo will discuss the challenges and rewards of appearing in the production. Professor of Classics Edith Hall will give […]

July 16

1. Eat 23-carat gold wrapped ice cream courtesy of Just Eat this weekend

● Just Eat launches Food Fest, a three day street food festival that celebrates takeaway dishes – with a fantastical twist ● Food Fest’s ‘Golden Hour’ offers free giveaway of edible 23 carat gold covered soft scoop on 21st and 22nd July, 2-3pm ● Traditional Japanese flavours available such as Matcha Green Tea and Coconut […]

July 12

4. Celebrate Bastille Day in Covent Garden #London #Covent Garden

St–Germain will be celebrating Bastille Day at their pop-up on Covent Garden’s East Piazza from Friday 13th until Sunday 15th July. Featuring the celebrated St–Germain Flower Truck Bar, bartenders from the Henrietta Hotel will take over on Saturday 14th from 1-7PM , adding their je ne sais quoi with a delectable array of cocktails, including […]

July 11

3. Dine at Marcus Wareing’s Tredwells in London’s Covent Garden #London

July 11

2. Attend Summer School at The Rose Theatre Kingston #Theatre

Rose Theatre Kingston announces its summer school programme for young people, offering a variety of courses including: Two-Day and Three-Day short courses for 7-11 year olds packed with games, storytelling and character work Play-in-a-Week for 10-15 year olds, where participants have the opportunity to create a full production Rose Academy offers support and guidance for […]

July 11

5. Adam Garcia Hosts London Tap Festival Gala Sunday 29 July 7.30pm – 11.30pm #HeadsTogether #Mentalhealth

Producers, Kane D. Ricca and Sarah Ivory are delighted to announce a Gala Performance to celebrate the final day of the London Tap Dance Intensive (LTDI), taking place at London Cabaret Club on Sunday 29 July. The event, hosted by star of stage and screen, Adam Garcia, will have performances from cast members of 42nd […]

July 11

3. Sit outside at Brasserie Blanc on London’s Southbank #London

July 05

5 Out-Of-London Locations To Cure Your Commuter Blues 100%

London. Land of dreams. City of coming into your own. Capital of crippling commutes. Any Londoners out there should already know what we mean by this. Life in the city might have called you with promises of the best jobs and a fun-filled life. But, what they don’t tell you before you move is that […]

July 03

5 things to do at No 97 Restaurant , Gin Bar & Terrace – Surbiton

No 97  1. Take a train to Surbiton and walk to Maple road where you will find No 97 – a chic gin bar with a surprisingly elaborate menu. 2. Enjoy the lunch menu and start with a main course of Miso Pork Belly served with sweet potato and Mussels Siracha. Don’t forget the House bread. […]

July 02

Ida presents ‘IDA Girls’ at The Other Palace – Wednesday 11th July 2018 at 7.00pm

London’s leading pop-opera girl group, Ida, will perform an impressive collection of re-worked operatic arias, chart-topping hits and musical theatre favourites at The Other Palace (studio) on Wednesday 11th July 2018 at 7.00pm. With spellbinding vocals and slick harmonies, and the exciting marriage of opera, pop and musical theatre – with a twist! – Ida’s impressive versatility […]

June 28

The High Rises You’d Be Mad Not To Move Into

We’re in an age where apartment living is becoming the norm. Blame rocketing house prices or the fact we love a Pinterest aesthetic. Whatever the reason, the millennial generation can’t get enough of the elevated lifestyle. As well as being cheaper to buy (in most cases), apartments bring a host of benefits. They’re easier to […]

June 28

Vita Coco is bringing UK’s biggest Slip N’ Slide to London this summer #London #Lambeth

With temperatures continuing to soar this summer, Vita Coco is bringing the UK’s biggest waterslide to London for an epic weekend of Slip N’ Slide. So pack your swimmers and prepare to get slippery. For one weekend only (don’t get FOMO), Londoners will be able to fling themselves down Vita Coco’s slippery slope of glorious […]

June 19

Win a pair of tickets to My Leonard Cohen at The Rose Theatre Kingston on Saturday 30th June 2018 7.30 pm

My Leonard Cohen  Having enjoyed a sold-out run at the Sydney Opera House and an acclaimed Edinburgh Fringe season in 2017, Stewart D’Arrietta and his band are taking My Leonard Cohen on a tour of the UK this June. Driven by D’Arrietta’s raw and distinctive vocal style, this stirring celebration offers arresting and imaginative interpretations of the […]

June 14

Do you want to watch the World Cup in a private booth or maybe treat your dad to a Red Letter Day Experience?

1. Treat your Father to a Red Letter Day Experience 2. Watch the World Cup in a Private Booth at Voltaire Bar, Blackfriars, London 3. Stay at Marbella Corfu and join their running club for a run on some unique running tracks with beautiful scenic views. 4. Have a ‘Smashing’ Wimbledon Afternoon Tea at The Arch London.You […]

June 11

5 things to do today – Monday 11th June 2018

See film and sports at St Katharine Docks Summer Screen. A perfect place to see Wimbledon Tennis. Book and celebrate Father’s Day with Royal China. Treat dad to an authentic Chinese dining experience. http://www.royalchinagroup.co.uk/  Photographs by Harleigh Reid. Watch Wimbledon canal side this summer at King’s Cross. https://www.kingscross.co.uk/event/wimbledon-summer-love … Find out about Nower Wood Educational Nature […]

June 10

5 things to do today at The Guinea Grill, Mayfair

The Guinea Grill  Sit in the bar area and enjoy a pint. You may also find a plug socket to charge your phone – the usual stuff. This is a lovely historic pub in a quiet area of Mayfair. 2. Book a table and move through to the back. A pub at the front with […]

June 10

5 things to do today at Run Regent’s Park – Organised by Macmillan

Today 5 things to do today has had a fantastic day at Run Regent’s Park organised by Macmillan. Drop your bag off before you race. The organisation and positive feeling at this event were unreal. 2. Queue for the loo before the race starts. Thank goodness these were available to quash any race nerves. 3. […]

June 08

Interview with The Phantom of the Opera star Hettie Hobbs at Her Majesty’s Theatre London

We feel honoured to have interview Hettie Hobbs who is currently performing as ‘swing’ in the current production of The Phantom of the Opera at Her Majesty’sTheatre, London. 1. When did you first realise that you wanted to perform professionally? I think when I was eight I played the cat in a school production of […]

June 08

Little Baby Bum Live comes to Rose Theatre Kingston

Step into the magical and colourful world of LITTLE BABY BUM. Join Mia, Jacus, Twinkle and their Nursery Rhyme friends at the world premiere of a brand new LIVE show. An online and digital TV sensation Little Baby Bum is the world’s largest educational YouTube channel with over 21m subscribers and 20 billion views. Performance […]

June 07

Deliver a ‘Message in a Bottle’ to Parliament – Challenge to raise awareness of plastic pollution

St Katharine Docks to host closing ceremony of Thames paddleboard challenge Carlos De Sousa and Carolyn Newton from The Whale Company will undertake a 17-day ‘Source to Sea’ challenge to paddleboard the entire length of the River Thames from the navigable source at Lechlade to the sea at Gravesend. They will paddle over 300km on their SUPs […]

June 04

Keith Jack, Mica Paris and Jorgie Porter to Star in Fame at the New Victoria Theatre, Woking

Keith Jack, Mica Paris, and Jorgie Porter are set to star in the upcoming 30th anniversary tour of Fame – The Musical, which plays at the New Victoria Theatre, Woking between Monday 1st – Saturday 6th October. Based on the 1980 phenomenal pop culture film, Fame – The Musical is the international smash-hit sensation following the lives of students at […]

June 04

Celebrate World Gin Day by going on a Gin Journey with Mr Fogg’s

This year, in celebration of World Gin Day, Victorian bar collection, Mr Fogg’s are joining forces with Bombay Sapphire, inviting guests on a gin journey around London, to celebrate the spirit of the summer. On Thursday 7th June, guests are invited to take part in a gin tasting tipple adventure on Bombay Sapphire Tuk Tuks, […]

June 04

Raise vital money and help support people living with cancer – Macmillan Cancer Support

Macmillan Cancer Support has launched a series of 15 fundraising challenges to raise vital money and help support people living with cancer. Including eight marathon-length hikes, two runs and five outdoor swims, anyone is welcome to join #TeamMacmillan and take part in ‘Challenge Events 2018’. Participants are encouraged to ask loved ones for sponsorship and every penny […]

May 09

Vegan afternoon teas, immersive dining, virtual reality blasters, Dublin airport hotels and Disney’s Aladdin

Wednesday 9th May 2018 Dine at Collage restaurant if you happen to be at Dublin Airport. You will find Collage at the Radisson Blu Hotel. Collage is an exciting new brasserie concept featuring authentic local cuisine with a unique twist. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, Collage provides an informal, fun culinary option for guests, […]

May 08

Four final places to celebrate The Royal Wedding

One British Feasting at Blueprint Café. Royal Wedding celebrations are quintessentially British occasions, and Blueprint Café has a menu packed full of British produce and nostalgic dishes, perfect for honouring the big day. Chef Patron Mini Patel has made his mark at Blueprint Café with his contemporary twist on British plates, from Treacle Tart with clotted Devon cream to Blueprint Café […]

May 08

5 more places to watch the Royal Wedding on 19th May 2018

One Sip your G&Tea the posh way at Fayre Share. Nothing embodies quintessential Englishness like sipping a gin and tonic from a beautifully elegant tea set, and that is exactly how this British favourite is served at new family-style restaurantFayre Share, in Victoria Park Village. The G&Tea is a gin and tonic made with East London […]

May 08

5 places to watch the Royal Wedding on 19th May 2018

One The Stafford London. The Stafford London in St James’s will be screening the wedding in The American Bar, The Lounge, and The Game Bird restaurant. Furthermore, they will be offering special dishes and cocktails on the day, including Grilled Dover sole with Dubonnet sauce and Boîtes des fraises Reine Elizabeth. The five-star hotel’s classic afternoon tea will also be […]

May 03

Plate Restaurant From Arnaud Stevens Officially Opens

With a menu that personifies ‘English/French fusion’, ‘fine eating’ and ‘locally sourced produce’, we are happy to announce, following an extended soft launch period, the official opening of Arnaud Stevens’ first restaurant: Plate, located at London’s M By Montcalm in Shoreditch. Plate focuses on beautiful food with accessible price points, and with owner and Chef […]

May 02

London’s original Belgian craft beer festival is back for 2018 to celebrate what’s brewing in the mothership of craft beer, Belgium.

ALES TALES RETURNS FOR A SECOND YEAR OF THE FINEST BELGIAN CRAFT BEERS WITH 70 VARIETIES FROM OVER 20 BREWERIES Ales Tales, London’s original Belgian craft beer festival is back for a second year with an expertly curated selection of 20 breweries with nine new additions for 2018 offering over 70 varieties of Belgian craft […]

May 02

Raise a glass to London Wine Week! 14th – 20th May

London Wine Week returns for 2018 with seven days of grapey goings on all across town. On May 14-20, Londoners who purchase a £10 digital pass will get access to exclusive £5 wine flights ‘sip and snack’ pairings at over 125 participating bars. Wine flights will showcase exciting vintages and the best of select wine […]

May 02

Free Lululemon Yoga classes in Covent Garden

INDULGE IN A WEEKEND OF WELLBEING THIS BANK HOLIDAY IN COVENT GARDEN This May Bank Holiday (3rd- 7th May), Covent Garden will become a wellness hub, as the estate is transformed with early morning outdoor yoga classes, wellness offers, aura readings and more. Shoppers and diners can discover pop-up gardens to relax and recharge in one of […]

May 02

An Italian Summer at Sanderson with Peroni Ambra and Martini Riserva

Sanderson welcomes an Italian Summer with Peroni AMBRA and MARTINI Riserva Speciale This summer, Sanderson is delighted to present its Berners Terrace in collaboration with Peroni AMBRA and MARTINI Riserva Speciale. From 21 May to 30 September, guests will be enticed to take a step away from the bustle of Oxford Street and enjoy a selection of speciality beverages […]

May 02

Rich Hall adds 44 dates to his Hoedown tour for autumn 2018 – tickets on sale now!

Rich Hall and his Hoedown band will continue to delight audiences with this legendary show by extending the tour into autumn 2018. Tickets for an extra 44 dates are now on sale! Rich Hall’s Hoedown autumn tour kicks off with 3 nights at Bristol’s Redgrave Theatre in September and continues until December 2018, including one night […]

Spanish Food & Drink Festival Comes To South Bank This Spring Bank Holiday

Feria De Londres, returns this Spring Bank Holiday to bring the vitality of a traditional Andalucian Feria to heart of London. From Friday 25th May until Sunday 27th the Southbank will play host to a vibrant celebration of Spanish culture and cuisine. Inspired by Southern Spain’s annual Spring fairs, the festival will feature Flamenco dancing shows, interactive workshops and live Spanish music to create an authentic party […]

April 28

Royal Afternoon Tea at Conrad London St James

Royal Afternoon Tea at Emmeline’s Lounge To honour The Royal Wedding and a summer of regal celebrations, Emmeline’s Lounge at Conrad London St James is launching a Royal Afternoon Tea created by Executive Pastry Chef Diana Sedlakova. Available from 14 May to 31 August, the Royal Afternoon Tea features quintessentially British sandwiches including Cucumber, cream cheese […]

April 28

Chang Sensory Trails, a multi-sensory experience in partnership with 8 Thai chefs, returns to London in May

Inspired by the Thai philosophy of Lamiat, Chang Sensory Trails celebrates kinships among friends and strangers. A home where people from around the world gather and feed their shared passion for craftsmanship – in food, art and music. This year, get ready to thrill your senses even more as Chang Sensory Trails 2018 houses 4 […]

April 28

The London Asparagus Festival Lands in Pimlico

London Farmers Market Spruces into Spring with an Asparagus Festival As British asparagus season spears into life, join the growers and stall holders at Pimlico Farmers Market on Saturday 12th May, as they launch The London Asparagus Festival all in celebration of the slender spruce. With delicious dishes and freshly picked produce from sustainable organic, British farms; keep those eyes […]

April 28

Vegan Wine Pairing Dinner At tibits Bankside

tibits are hosting a totally vegan wine and food pairing next Friday 4th May at their Bankside restaurant. Most vegans and non vegans don’t realise that wine often contains animal fats so this event offers them the opportunity to try wine that is 100% cruelty free alongside tibits latest vegan menu. It also offers tibits […]

April 20

Attend ‘We are United’ with Norman Whiteside. An evening with Norman and friends.

‘We are United’ with Norman Whiteside. An evening with Norman and friends presented by sports TVs John Warrington and actress Debbie Arnold. What better way to get in the mood for Manchester United’s FA Cup semi-final with Spurs than having the opportunity to spend the evening in the company of United legend and goalscoring hero […]

April 20

5 things about Proud Cabaret Embankment – London’s Biggest Cabaret Show

Proud Embankment One Located between Somerset House and the Savoy Hotel, directly under the Grade II listed Waterloo Bridge and right by the river, this cabaret club is the latest, greatest addition to the Northbank – which is set to becomes London’s next major cultural quarter. Proud Embankment combines elements of design from East and West – […]

April 17

Enjoy a Nest Collective’s London Campfire Club Concert

Campfire Club: 4th May – 28th September Forest-housed, city-centered, unplugged concerts Filling London’s green spaces with music Unamplified, outdoors, around a fire Gather together and listen Every Friday from May – September More Details Here  

April 17

Go to Chestertons Polo in the Park – 8th, 9th and 10th of June at Hurlingham Park

Use the discount code LOVEPOLO for a £5 off Friday and Sunday tickets. Chestertons Polo in the Park is the finest summer social on the calendar. Not only can you watch three matches of the world’s best polo a day, but tickets also include the finest perks that make the perfect party. Enjoy access to The Grazing Paddock […]

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