About The Handbook

London is your playground, let The Handbook be your guide: 

Want to know where to eat, where to drink and where to party in London? Then let The Handbook be your guide. Every day our e-newsletter includes a new venue opening; whether it’s a street food stall that has found its first permanent home or a new 5* hotel opening in Mayfair; a review so you know where you should be getting a reservation and the low down on the latest pop-ups, supper clubs, brunches, parties and what you should be planning for the weekend ahead. Add in exclusive offers and competitions and you have a daily dose of everything you need to know to make the most of London.

Are you a London venue? Here’s how we can help:

We work closely with venues to promote events, generate bookings and increase their outreach to a targeted audience of high net-worth individuals. Our venues each have their own uniquely-tailored profile and unlimited Handbook coverage throughout the year which we market to our 103k newsletter subscribers and 18k daily website visitors. Venues can post exclusive offers to our competitions page and share their news via our social media feeds; raising their profile and keeping our readers up-to-date with their latest news and events.

Our client database includes a selection of the city’s best and most highly regarded restaurant, bars, museums and hotels. With an 87% renewal rate, we work hard to guarantee client satisfaction, operating closely with each venue to ensure that they get the coverage they need. In addition, all our web activity and social media traffic is monitored using data capture technology which we analyse for trends and utilise to continuously improve upon the efficacy of our services.

Please note we are selective about the venues that we work with on The Handbook to register your interest please email phoebe@thehandbook.com or ring us on 0203 857 4570 to see if you maybe suitable.

Daily editorial coverage of London’s hottest events, news and trends

The Handbook’s customer-centric, omni-platform coverage spans social media, email and The Handbook webpage. Our daily newsletter is sent out to 103,000 registered recipients per day, covering a roster of news and events taking place across the city, including restaurant openings, pop-ups and competitions. The Handbook website offers readers free access to, restaurant reviews, guides, latest openings and features all updated on a daily basis to keep Londoners abreast of the city’s hottest events, news and trends.

VIP Celebrity and Influencer platform

The Handbook  have recently launched of our NEW Ultimate VIP service. This includes full access to over 7,500 exclusive events, and intelligence platform for over 87,000 celebrities & Influencers, plus category searches e.g. digital influencers, BAFTA winners, UHNW’s and more. We would love you to take a look, and are offering a members rate where you can get the first 21 days for just £5!

Get full access to agents and influencers contacts and intelligence here 

So what does the Ultimate VIP include?

Full agent, manager & publicist contact details for over 87,000 celebrities & Influencers
7,500+ high profile events (awards, premieres, launches, members networking events + more)
Category search for celebrity by profession, interest, age, social media following
Full company details for representative
Compare celebrities and influencers by social stats and intelligence
Tips for contacting celebrities and getting them to support your cause
Daily updates with celebrities in town, who is available for interviews and which events they are attending
Brands linked to celebrities and influencers
A weekly email with all events for the week ahead
Full details of showbiz events, celebrity events, launches, press days and much more

The Handbook’s exclusive What’s On

The Handbook’s diary features over 7,200 top annual events in London and internationally. Events include everything from press nights, openings and awards to pop-ups, film screenings and product launches. List your event with us or stay in the know and see who is in town, as we list which celebrities are attending, To add an exclusive event, please email us . All What’s On subscribers will also receive a weekly newsletter with that week’s top events, so you have the news straight to your inbox.