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Christmas afternoon teas in London: The Rubens at the Palace Winter Wonderland Afternoon Tea

London’s Best Luxury Christmas Afternoon Teas

As we eagerly await the end of lockdown on 2 December, The Resident picks out the best Christmas afternoon tea experiences at London’s top¬†hotels and restaurants…

Montague Ski Lodge is a Tier 2 proof apres ski-style pop up in London

Ad Feature Montague Ski Lodge Returns to Bloomsbury for 2020

Lockdown is over, London is in Tier 2 and it’s time to dip a Covid-secure toe into the festivities with the return of one of London’s most anticipated winter pop ups

Competition: Win a takeaway Mexican feast from Wahaca with ready-to-pour cocktails

Win a Takeaway Feast from Wahaca with Bottled Margarita Cocktails

To celebrate Wahaca’s new click and collect service, the Mexican street food maestros are offering two lucky readers the chance to win a takeaway feast complete with ready-to-pour margaritas!

Christmas afternoon tea delivery in London: The Chesterfield Mayfair offers afternoon tea for delivery or collection

Ad Feature Review: Afternoon Tea Delivery from The Chesterfield Mayfair

Break out the good tea service, pop your Christmas playlist on Spotify, open the door to a hand-delivered feast of festive patisserie, and suddenly lockdown doesn’t look so bad

London’s Best Igloos for Cosy Winter Drinking & Dining

London’s winter igloos are back! And it just so happens that the cosy domed structures are perfect for getting together in your social bubble

English sparkling wines: Hampshire vineyard Hattingley Valley creates award-winning English sparkling wines

Win a Case of Hattingley Valley Blanc de Blancs 2013, Worth £285

To get you in the festive spirit, Hampshire-based vineyard Hattingley Valley has teamed up with The Resident to offer one lucky reader the chance to win a case of its award-winning Blanc de Blancs 2013

Trude's Grocery is due to open in Clapham on 5 December 2020

21st Century Grocery Store to Open in Clapham

In the year that eating in became the new eating out and we all discovered a new love for our local shops, news that Clapham is to get a new independent grocer couldn’t come at a better time…

Home bar: Win a Moore House Cocktail Company cocktail set with ready made premium cocktails

Win a Complete Home Cocktail Bar from Moore House Cocktail Co.

London-based Moore House Cocktail Company has teamed up with The Resident to offer one lucky reader the chance to win a complete home cocktail bar

Luxury advent calendars: Whisky, wine, gin, prosecco, beauty and foodie advent calendars

Luxury Advent Calendars: 10 of the Best Boozy & Foodie Countdowns

If 25 little chocolates no longer cut the mustard, upgrade your Advent calendar experience to a luxury alternative full of gin, prosecco, popcorn or brownies…

The best Christmas beers for 2020 as recommended by the craft beer experts at Real Ale

Six of the Best Christmas Beers

Real Ale, the liquid delicatessen with shops in Notting Hill, Maida Vale and Twickenham, recommends six of the best beers for Christmas

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