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The Culinary Summer Festival You Need To Feast At

What do the British love about summer? Well, aside from the obvious – ahem, Love Island – there’s also the prospect of a bit of good old fashioned sunshine and the ability to dine al-fresco. And, pandering to the latter is Le Cordon Bleu, as they introduce their first Summer...

Rooftops and Terraces

Have We Got Summer Terraces For You?

As much as we adore London’s cosy, traditional pubs seeped in history, there comes a time when an al-fresco Aperol spritz triumphs, which is why we’ve rounded up some of our favourite London terraces, for a classier night of inebriation. Summer, we’re ready!...

Bars, Clubs & Drinks

Fancy Joining The Anti-Hangover Breakfast Club?

Here’s one for those who quite literally cannot live without karaoke… We’re hilarious, us Brits! We “live for the weekend” so much so that Thursday’s are becoming the new Friday, as TGIT rapidly becomes a “thing”. As tremendous as this is, Thirsty...

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Floral Frenzy: Chelsea In Bloom 2019

If you’ve been reading The Handbook over the last few weeks, you’ll know how floral mad we’ve gone – from floral rooftops to wisteria hysteria, we’ve covered it all. We aren’t the only ones who have gone mad over this floral frenzy either, it’s splattered...

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Best Festival In London? My Asparag-Arse!

Festival season is properly on, and so is this years’s asparagus season, so what could be better than combining the two? Unless you’re visiting the Portaloos, that is. So think the folks at the West Hampstead Asparagus Festival, at least, who will head to the genteel surroundings of the...

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Experiences & Pop-Ups

There’s An Aperol Splash Pool Coming To London

Yes, the orange tinged rumours are indeed true. There’s an Aperol Lido coming to London in celebration of the punchy favourite, Aperol Spritz, reaching a whopping 100 years old. Despite “getting on a bit” the Aperol Spritz still tastes flipping good, but what’s even better...

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Pier Pressure: 8 Reasons To Visit Brighton During The Fringe

Jolting up each morning as your alarm blares out that haunting screeching sound coming out of your iPhone is something which happens to the majority of us. I’m sure plenty of you have the luxury of working close to your home so you haven’t got to endure a long ol’ commute each day, twice over...

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Rooftops and Terraces

BIG News: Pergola Paddington Returns This May

Disguising the city of London with ribbons of floral decor, palm trees and strings of lanterns, Pergola Paddington is arriving to show  that the summer months are most definitely en route. The hugely popular rooftop sees many of you raising glasses, donning sunnies and littering insta feeds with...

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We’re Getting Wisteria Hysteria For This Floral Courtyard Pop-Up

Bringing the countryside to your London doorstep can be tricky. Let’s face it, I’m sure we aren’t the only ones cooped up in shoebox-sized ‘studio’ apartments where the only sight of greenery is weeds forlornly growing by the side of a curb. Luckily, Nyetimber has done the hard work for...

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Surf’s Up: The Incredible New Summer Igloos Launched Today

Sunnier climes might mean saying goodbye to the igloo craze for a little while but, in their place, how about some whopping great surf shacks just in time for summer? Fire up your instas and get yourselves in the mood for summer lovin’ at Coppa Club’s latest offering. The shacks offer...

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