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Renovating a period property: Expert advice from Eamonn Agha of Huntsmore Design & Build Project Management company in Kensington

Five Top Tips for Renovating a Period Property

Eamonn Agha of Kensington based Design & Build Project Management company Huntsmore shares his five top tips for renovating period properties

Interview with violinist Charlie Siem, the Mick Jagger of classical music (photo: Uwe Arens)

Meet Charlie Siem: The Mick Jagger of Classical Music

With a foray into the world of fashion and modelling, world famous violinist Charlie Siem – the Mick Jagger of classical music – is clearly a man of many talents

The Ampersand hotel in South Kensington launches Princess and the Pea-themed stay

THE AMPERSAND IN KENSINGTON LAUNCHES FAIRYTALE-THEMED STAY

Ever fancied yourself as a character in your very own fairytale? Well, now the dream can come true. Sleep like royalty this month with a Princess and the Pea-themed stay The Ampersand in South Kensington…

Garcon Jon x Tricker's

ARTISAN SHOEMAKER TRICKER’S TEAMS UP WITH INSTAGRAM STAR GARCON JON

Tricker’s shoes celebrates British craftsmanship from its Jermyn Street store. Combining the best of the traditional and contemporary, the independent shoemakers has launched its first ever seasonal range with renowned street-style photographer Garcon Jon

The Gore Hotel launches a Pink Floyd Afternoon Tea to run alongside the V&A exhibition

THE GORE LONDON LAUNCHES PINK FLOYD AFTERNOON TEA

The Gore London has launched a new Rock ‘n’ Roll Afternoon Tea to run alongside The Pink Floyd Exhibition: Their Mortal Remains at The Victoria and Albert Museum 

London's best new afternoon teas: Timmy Green's new Pop Art Afternoon Tea

LONDON’S BEST NEW AFTERNOON TEAS

London’s hottest hangouts are always reinventing that age-old tradition of afternoon tea. Here are the latest and best, from a cherry blossom afternoon tea marking the start of spring to an entirely chocolate afternoon tea celebrating Easter!

Restaurant review: Park Terrace at Royal Garden Hotel, Kensington

RESTAURANT REVIEW: PARK TERRACE AT ROYAL GARDEN HOTEL

You’re not short of dining spots along Kensington High Street, but there’s something quite special about dining so close to royalty. The Royal Garden Hotel – situated right next to Kensington Palace – has capitalised on its fine location with a suitably proper restaurant – Park Terrace

Notting Hill anthropologist jeweller Pippa Small

MEET PIPPA SMALL, NOTTING HILL’S ANTHROPOLOGIST JEWELLER

Meet Pippa Small, the Notting Hill based anthropologist jeweller who discovered her love for jewels and precious metals while doing fieldwork in Borneo. For her, jewellery should be empowering for all, not an exploitative First World luxury

Racing driver James Hunt's former mews home in Kensington is on sale with Carter Jones

INSIDE THE FORMER KENSINGTON HOME OF RACING DRIVER JAMES HUNT

The Kensington mews house that Formula One champion James Hunt lived in back in the 80s is up for sale – and the party lover would certainly approve of its modern manifestation

HOW VQ RESTAURANTS REINVENTED 24-HOUR DINING

Back away from the kebab – VQ Restaurants have reinvented 24-hour dining to show that, while it does do a mean burger, dining in the wee small hours doesn’t have to mean unhealthy fast food

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