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Michelin-Starred Dining and… Underwear

The only relationship between underwear and food we can think of is unzipping our jeans after the final mouthful of a particularly indulgent meal – until now. If you haven’t heard about it, the V&A Museum is currently showing an exhibition all about what lies beneath; Undressed: A Brief History of Underwear, on until March 2017. The exhibition reveals the relationship between lingerie and fashion, sponsored by luxury underwear label Agent Provocateur. If walking around a museum has you working up an appetite (and when does it not?), leaving you in need of something equally as tasteful (or tasty) then […]

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Voodoo Rays Opens 3rd Site

Chances are if you’ve been out for drinks in Shoreditch or Dalston are some point your night has ended with a slice of NYC pizza from Voodoo Ray’s. Well now they are branching out of East London as their third site opens this month and this time they are heading to Camden. Opening in Camden Market within the North Yard, you’ll be able to feast on classic pizzas both by the slice or if you’re particularly hungry/in the mood to share (and you must be ravenous if you attempt it alone) then you can get it as a giant 22” […]

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Summer Hits South West London

It’s hard to believe it’s already August, but summer in London is only half way through. Whilst the heatwave has come and gone, the rain is clearing out and the summer festivities are able to continue. The best thing about summer is having options: what to wear, where to go, and what to do. Now, Richmond, Clapham, Chiswick and Chelsea will be able to enjoy a true taste of summer. No 11 Pimlico Road, No 32 The Old Town, No 1 Duke Street, and No 197 Chiswick Fire Station are carrying an impassioned new drinks and food menu created by in house bartenders and executive chef Simon Duff. Using a wide array of fresh and […]

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Cure & Cut: Monmouth Street’s New Deli

However, much you love your job, as soon as you sit at your desk you know you’re counting down until lunch time. Each day you ask yourself is 12pm too early? How about 11:30am? Maybe. Well rather than settling for your usual meal deal special if you work in Covent Garden, from next week you’ll be able to pick up sandwiches from the new deli Cure & Cut. Taking its name from the process of turning beef brisket into pastrami, Cure & Cut is a collaboration between restaurateur Jerome Armit (Newman Street Tavern, Henry Root) and chef, Rufus Wickham (Sam’s […]

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H.en Islington Residency Launches With Masterchef Finalists

Over the past few years, people have begun to be more and more conscious of where their food comes from. To put it into perspective, the number of vegans in the UK has risen by 350% in the past decade, a increase driven primarily by a concern for the proper treatment of animals and the conservation of the environment. So what if there was a restaurant that helped to do both? H.en is an ethical chicken restaurant based in Brighton, but launched a new London residency in Islington towards the end of July. With the help of Masterchef finalists Billy Wright and Jack Layer, […]

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World Renowned Pop-Up Returns

Living in London it is easy to overlook just how lucky we are. From the universally-known Royal Parks to some of the biggest sporting events in the world to the diverse food, we have some of the best of the best at our fingertips. So it’s not surprising that we tend to be a little picky with how we spend our time, and even more importantly, what we eat. That’s why today we’re giving you one of the absolute best food joints in the world of pop-ups… number six, to be exact.  Starting now until the end of the year, the […]

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An Alternative Night Out with Hemsley and Hemsley

Once upon a time, a night of meditation, thought-provoking short films, and speakers and artists would carry an air of pretentiousness and elitism. To some, it may still be the case, but to others, it may be an alternative to the traditional night out. In just over a month, all of these activities will be available to be enjoyed at an event called The Gathering. Described as a “conscious cabaret,” this event will be the first of many installments of holistic nights out for socialising, clean food, and spiritual cleansing. The Gathering was started by Will Williams of Will Williams Meditation […]

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Dotty Dalmatian Afternoon Tea at The Sheraton

Ever had an instance where you wanted to borrow your best friend’s little sister to have an excuse to go to a movie or event you’re sure you’re too old for? Don’t worry, we’ve all been there. Luckily, Sheraton Grand London Park Lane recognises the inner child in all of us, and is putting on a celebration in honour of one of our favourite classic children’s films. And for those of you who can’t bear the thought of going anywhere without your beloved pooch, well, this just might be the best event ever. Last Monday marked the 55th anniversary of the beloved […]

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The Best Pop-Ups and Supper Clubs in August

August, what a wonderful month, another Bank Holiday and hopefully the good weather will continue! Of course, to celebrate the summer there are lots of pop-ups, supper clubs and masterclasses ready and waiting to be attended. From rooftop markets to floating HIIT exercises classes, we’ve rounded up some of the best happening this month. Make sure you keep checking our pop-ups page too!

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Aubaine Opens its First Deli

They say it’s the little things in life that mean the most, that the small moments are better than the big events and if there is one simple pleasure in life that we can’t get enough of then it’s fresh bread. Fresh bread from a proper bakery; it makes sandwiches ten times better, it makes any breakfast into a proper feast. Lucky for us then that French restaurant Aubaine is launching its first deli this month and they’ll be serving up bread and other products from Aubaine’s bakery. Situated in Covent Garden you’ll be able to get your hands on […]

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Alfresco Cinema at Bluebird

The sun is finally out in London and the heatwave has begun which means there is no excuse to not be outdoors. We know the heat can often bring extremes, whether it makes you come alive and ready to take on the world or knackered and impatient. The latter would be understandable as there have already been hour-long delays on the overground and closures on the tube due to overcrowding. Classic London. We can all agree though that there is nothing better than getting off work and enjoying a change from the cold and rain.  Thankfully, there are plenty of rooftop terraces and parks to go […]

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How to Live Like a Local in: Chiswick

There’s more to Chiswick than the High Road but it’s a good place to start. Live as the locals do and pop into Artisan for your morning coffee, No 197 Chiswick Fire Station for lunch and pick up a 20 inch pizza from Pizza Street for your dinner. That’s before we even start on riverside drinking spots, farmers markets and gin. Here are 11 reasons that make Chiswick well worth the trip west.

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