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101 London Date Ideas: The Ultimate Guide to Dating in the City

You’ve probably ended up here after a curious Google of “date ideas in London” or “fabulous date ideas…!” You get the gist! Anyway, we’ve all been there, flicking through pages in frantic search of where to take your better half, and let’s face it, if...

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Restaurants, Pubs & Food

The Supa Dupa Brunch Party

Imagine your coolest friend and imagine their apartment. Now imagine a New York-style long and lazy brunch party and mix the two together. This is exactly what is happening in The Hoxton Holborn Hotel’s new Apartment when super cool DJ Emily Rawson hosts The Supa Dupa Brunch Party in October. We...

Things to do With Kids

5 of the Best Doughnuts

Ever since the launch of Electric Diner and Donuts in Portobello doughnuts have  been at the forefront of Londoner’s sweet-led minds. Then came Nuno Mendes with his crab doughnuts at Chiltern Firehouse, which dominated the restaurant columns of summer 2014. Now, still sitting proud at the top of...

Restaurants, Pubs & Food

GAIL’s Bakery Garden Party

The smell of hot bread and pastries is probably one of the best there is, so we count neighbours of GAIL’s artisan bakeries as very lucky people. Luckier still, neighbours of their Hampstead store are this year invited to their annual Garden Party, now in it’s tenth year! We daren’t think...

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5 Places To Visit In Stoke Newington

London is expanding. Hip restaurants and bars are spreading their wings and opening in ‘neighbourhood’ settings as well as central locations like Soho and Mayfair, moving from zone 1 in the City first to Shoreditch then to Dalston, and now to Stoke Newington – The Handbook’s current...

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Christabel’s Supper Club: Eat Your Art

As we say goodbye to al fresco drinking, it’s all about the indoor supper clubs and caterer and event planner, Christabel, who is known for her playful and quirky dinner parties has a new concept for September. This month it’s all about getting creative, it’s all about eating your art, if you...

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Bars, Clubs & Drinks

5 of the Best Jazz Bars

Jazz is one of those subjects like wine, we like it, we feel sophisticated listening to it but we also like to pretend that we are far more knowledgeable about it than we really are – can you your Bebop from your Cubop? Can you?  What we do know though is that London is definitely not short...

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Courthouse Hotel Launches Cosy Soho Ski Terrace

Summer is sadly and obviously over and headlines about an Indian summer are cruel and misleading, so let’s just accept our fate and look forward to things that make winter our real favourite season anyway. The historical Courthouse Hotel is on the same brainwave as us as they have announced their...

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Party like it’s 1920

The 1920s conjures images of elegance, opulence, flapper girls, men in trilbies and if the Great Gatsby is anything to go by, partying. Ok so we can’t take you back to the 1920s, we aren’t that clever (…yet), but we can let you know that this Saturday party experts Bourne & Hollingsworth...

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Dining in the Sky

Warning – if you don’t like heights, then stop reading now. Do like heights? Let’s continue, arguably the most extreme pop-up, London in the Sky is returning this month for a two week feast in the sky. And when we say in the sky we don’t just mean on a roof terrace, oh no, we mean suspended...

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Bars, Clubs & Drinks

6 of the Best Late Night Drinking Spots

Sometimes, a night just isn’t over ‘til it’s over. Sometimes all you want to do is stay out all night, just one more song, one more drink and then next thing you know you’re welcoming in the dawn and then wearily trudge home to sleep it off during the day.  And when that happens you...

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