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Russell Norman at the Ape and Bird

Russell Norman brings Polpo to Notting Hill

Soho’s king of small plates, Russell Norman, is heading to Notting Hill for his first venture outside central London. Alexander Larman met him to talk food, fame and footfall

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Rough Trade

Missing Record Store Day already? Read our interview with Nigel House, co-owner of Rough Trade

Nigel House, co-owner and manager of the original Rough Trade store in Notting Hill on why he’ll always have faith in vinyl

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Food and Drink

John Burton Race

Chef John Burton-Race returns to Notting Hill

Celebrity chef John Burton-Race is set to return to London after a 12 year absence, opening The New Angel in Notting Hill

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Tricia Guild, founder of Designers Guild, always has her eyes open to new inspirations

Tricia Guild, iconic founder of Designers Guild, on her personal interiors inspirations

Isobel Diamond quizzes Tricia Guild about her new spring-summer homes collections and her love of pattern and colour

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Archibald Optics offer a huge range for both men and women

All eyes on Notting Hill’s Archibald Optics

Long gone are the days when glasses were simply about seeing more clearly. Lisa Hedlund looks at the connection between Notting Hill and fashionable, quality eyewear

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The children are off on their school trip, but what happens to the parents when they find themselves home alone?

Louise Candlish: what happens when the parents are left home alone?

So, bienvenue to the season of the school trip to France. I remember it as if it were yesterday: the hot drinks served in a bowl, the tear-off ribbons of bonbons as long as your legs, the giggling and the blushing as a half-attractive Norman teenager strolled by – or was he a Breton?

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Meeting the Masai Mara in Kenya

Top ten family-friendly holiday destinations

Tom Barber one of the founders of Battersea-based luxury travel company Original Travel and travel editor for Esquire Magazine picks his top ten destinations, long and short haul, for a family holiday

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