That time of year is fast approaching. By that time of year, I am alluding to V Day, the big Valentines. The one day of the year when everyone is expected to be on a date. If you’re not in a relationship / marriage / convent and haven’t started cuffing then you need to get on that ASAP in order to find the one (or someone) for V Day. Once they are well and truly cuffed, you then need to work out where you’re going to go. That’s where we come in. We have devised the ultimate guide of date […]
Our favourite Backyard Cinema is planning a new adventure: Mission to Mars is coming to entertain us all this March. If you haven’t already guessed, the theme is space. The cinema has compiled a huge line of golden oldies and new releases, to satisfy all space nerds and inspire any wannabe astronauts. Titles such as The Fifth Element, Armageddon, Independence Day, E.T., Interstellar, Men in Black, The Martian, Blade Runner, Passengers and of course the big daddy, the mother ship of space films; Star Wars. All have been carefully selected to make your trip to the galaxy the best ever […]
As influencers have taken on a more prominent role in the marketing strategies of brands The Handbook has become heavily involved in the action by creating our new and improved celebrity and influencer intelligence platform to foster partnerships between brands and influencers and track the success of the resulting campaigns. Our platform not only provides full intelligence, so contact details (agent, manager and publicist details on celebrities), but also demographics and audience insights on celebrities, which allows brands to find, and contact the most relevant influencer, to broadcast and orchestrate them at scale and to provide a way to be able […]
The last weekend of January and it’s a great one, most of us get paid this weekend, there’s one final push if you’re doing Dry January and we’re almost out of the bleakest month which means the evenings will start to get lighter soon and next month we have the likes of Valentines, Galentines and Shrove Tuesday to look forward to! Make the most of this weekend with yoga, brunches, free pizza, work out classes and doughnuts. It’s all about a balanced life.
The revolution is here, and it’s here in the form of Bingo. Before you think we’ve gone mad and have mistaken you all for an old lady called Marge, just bear with me for a minute. We swear, Bingo is up and coming and in a big way. Why? Well, when we live in a time where jobs are scarce, and money harder to come by than a train run by Southern Rail, it just makes sense. A social game that continually promises its contestants the chance to win some quick ready cash. What’s not to love? Ever heard of […]
If one of your New Year’s resolutions was to get fit or to channel your commuter anger in a way that wasn’t striking your fellow passengers down with death stares and overly loud tutting, then this is for you. BXR London, the world’s first boutique boxing club is launching an exclusive pop-up gym at Selfridges, in collaboration with renowned artist, creative director and producer Michele Lamy. From next Thursday when you head to the Ultralounge area you’ll find a fully functioning boxing gym, this isn’t some half heated effort. Throughout the month you’ll be able to attend workshops; choose from […]
Forget about Valentine’s Day, we’re more interested in the day before, for two reasons. One it’s Pancake Day, which means we get pancakes for breakfast and two, because in the evening, Shoreditch based, The Jones Family Project, is teaming up with world leading Alejandro Bulgheroni Family Vineyards for a celebration and special pairing of steak and wine which is all part of the MasterCard Priceless Cities experiences. The three course menu, which will be hosted by wine expert Teresa Cedenilla, will include a spiced sea bass starter and 80 day dry-aged Josper grilled Ginger Pig rump accompanied by short ribs […]
London loves a market. It’s the perfect way to spend a lazy weekend morning, buying street food, perusing the shops and sipping on coffee or cocktails. This spring, there’ll be a new market to join the likes of Borough, Maltby and Columbia Road: Mare Street Market in Hackney. Taking over the ground floor of the former Hackney council building, Keltan House the market will be home to the divine combination of food, coffee, records, a podcast studio, and now a florist all under one roof. The space offers a wonderful opportunity for people to experience and visit a variety of […]
Got a deceptive side? How about a poker face? Or do you reckon you could take someone down through conning and swindling? Now is the time to prove yourself. The Grift, a part theatre, part game immersive experience, has just landed at Bethnal Green Town Hall Hotel after rave reviews and sold-out performances in San Diego. 50 participants will be immersed in the middle of an adventure where they’ll be trained in the art of the con, solve clues, get a masterclass in the ways of the grifter and watch the story of the criminal mastermind unfold on stage. Characters […]
If you associate video gamers with empty pizza boxes, energy drinks and scurvy then think again. Gaming studio Capcom are celebrating the release of their latest game Monster Hunter: World with a free BBQ shack at Flat Iron Square. On the menu: monsters… The premise of Monster Hunter: World, which will be released on Playstation and Xbox later this month, sees players transported to different worlds to hunt and do battle with a variety of monsters and mythical creatures. And once an intergalactic monster hunter gets home what does he like to do? Spit-roast the bag, apparently, and you won’t […]
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