Experiences & Pop-Ups

10 Places Harry Potter Fans Won’t Want To Miss

From WANDSworth to POTTER’S Bar, London is full of Harry Potter, from immersive days out to locations and inspiration. Here are a few of the places you can head to to get the true Potter experience.


The New Christmas Tradition That’s Creepy AF

Most children spend the first eight years or so of their life worrying if they’re on Father Christmas’ naughty list. And in what I can only imagine is an excuse to terrify them even more, America has come up with this creepy, sorry I mean genius, Christmas tradition. Elf on the Shelf has apparently been a thing across the pond since the 1970s, but it’s a relatively new concept in the UK given our lower tolerance for gimmicks. This year though, Elf on the Shelf has gone BIG. It seems us serious Brits have warmed to that little felt hat […]

Read more


It's free to enter our competitions + you can win amazing prizes!

Win Tickets To The Christmas Family Raceday at Ascot

Open until 6th December 2019

The Handbook is giving away 4 x King Edward VII tickets (worth £164) for Saturday 21st December to one lucky winner.

Click to read for answer

Where does Father Christmas live?

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
By entering your email you agree that you are happy for us to email you with other competitions, offers and Handbook news
What to do This Weekend

Here’s To Another Wild Weekend Ahead

By now you might be dreading the C word and we’re sorry but this weekend’s guide is bursting with even more of it. Yep, Christmas is in full swing right now and as we begin to approach the final few weeks before the big day, there’s no getting away from the stuff. But, if you...

Read more

Restaurants, Pubs & Food

The Restaurant That’s Got It All This Christmas

If you’re yet to book your work Christmas lunch, are looking for a fun place to host ‘Friendsmas’ or are keen to head out for lunch on Christmas Day itself, we’ve found the restaurant for you.


The Cosiest Airbnb Cabins To Book This Winter

From star gazing in a spaceship in The Highlands to a ski lodge-inspired cabin, there are some weird and wonderful Airbnbs out there. We’ve rounded up some of the coolest and cosiest cabins in the UK for a unique (and Brexit-proof) staycation. Light the fire, snuggle under a blanket and bed...

Read more

Become An Insider

Want free instant access to secret locations, exclusive parties, the latest openings and much more!

Bars, Clubs & Drinks

7 Of The Hottest New Bars That Have Just Opened

From underground speakeasys to wildly pink wonders, here's where to get your boogie on this week...

Read more

Health & Wellness

9 Ways To Help The Homeless This Winter

Homelessness is rising at a drastic rate, so to help do your bit this winter we’ve rounded up 10 ways to help make a difference.

Read more


Someone Call A Taxi For Uber: Ride Share App Finally Banned (Sort Of)

Uber have had their license suspended (again) and once again we're wondering if our favourite ride-share app is about to leave us standing on the pavement...

Awesome Afternoon Teas

The Christmas Afternoon Tea Inspired By The A-List

London's fern covered terrace welcomes a festive afternoon tea with a difference this season, inspired by the glitz and glamour of Gstaad.

Read more

View in full-screen
Fashion & Beauty

Louboutin Unveils Claridge’s 2019 Christmas Tree

It's part of the run-up to Christmas as much as advent calendars or mince pies, the unveiling of the Claridge's Christmas tree. And this year, it's the turn of shoe-maker to the stars Christian Louboutin

Read more

Celebrities & Influencers

Coldplay Announce A Last Minute Performance At The Natural History Museum

By now we are used to some wacky and wonderful events coming to the Natural History Museum from secret cinemas, to overnight sleepovers but we didn’t quite see this collab coming. Prepare to Yellow your heart out as much loved British hero’s Coldplay have teamed up with the museum for an exclusive last-minute show on the 25th of November, eek! Perhaps not the venue we expected the superstar band to play in but hey, we definitely aren’t complaining. Their intimate show will debut their brand-new eighth studio album, Everyday Life, which is due to be released on the 22nd of […]

Read more

  • * a company email is required to download this file
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.