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A Peninsula Christmas

Nothing beats the magic of Christmas when you’re a child. This Christmas, Secret Productions (the team behind Wilderness Festival) has teamed up with Greenwich Peninsula to let you relive your childhood with their Winter Festival. Santa’s Grotto of Wonderment will be open to both children and...

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Little Feast Returns to Shepherd’s Bush

The more the merrier is what we say about London food markets; this winter, Little Feast are back in Shepherd’s Bush. Beginning in Summer 2015, they remained for 10 weeks before popping up twice more during Christmas 2015 and Summer 2016. The site will be transformed into a magical English...

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The Club Residencies Project

What makes an already great bar better? When said bar hosts club residencies and that is exactly what The Bloomsbury Club Bar are doing, as part of an ongoing project. Bar manager Brian Calleja has collaborated with some of the world’s best bars, reinforcing the name The BCB has already made...

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STK Halloween Brunch Party

Halloween, the time when the phrase ‘dress to kill’ is apt. It’s also the theme of STK’s Halloween brunch party taking place this Sunday. Starting at 1pm, you can choose whether you’re going to nail the creepy blood and gore look, the zombie cheerleader/doctor outfit or the ‘I’m a...

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The Grand British Bake Off

We’re still all coming to terms with the fact that this Wednesday will see the last ever Great British Bake Off as we know it. Bye bye Mel and Sue and their eye-rollingly punny jokes. Bye bye Mary and her use of the word ‘scrumptious’ (no one else actually says scrumptious) and...

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Silent Pool Gin Pop-up

Next week might be half term for children, 5 glorious days off from lessons (really think they need to make half terms for everyone), but for us who have left the classroom behind, it’s the Silent Pool Gin pop-up at the Hoxton Hotel. Launching on Monday, the Surrey based distillers will be taking...

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Viet Grill Launches Goat House Pop-up

From mid-October the horned mammal that is the goat will be making its way from the rural green pastures to the steel and concrete city of London. Its final destination will be Goat House at Viet Grill in Shoreditch. There the ever-gnawing vertebrate will mix with salad, swim in curry and be on the...

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The Next Avocado Pop-Up: Avolution

Today in The Handbook HQ three of us had avocado for lunch because we, like Meredith Collective, know that avocados are the best food in the world. Well at the very least, one of the top ten best foods in the world. As one of the most Instagrammed foods in the world, it’s safe to say the...

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The Handbook Meets: Amelia Singer

We know we love to drink wine but how much do we really know about wine itself? While we may be able to pass as not total novices by loudly declaring we need to let the bottle breathe, we still have a while to go. Someone who knows everything there is to know about wine is wine consultant and...

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The Omnivorous Party

‘Taking in everything’. This is just one of the definitions of ‘omnivore’, the others didn’t sound so dramatic, therefore they’re useless. Consider the definition for a minute. Now add food into the equation. It leads to one thing, and one thing...

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