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WEST LONDON’S DECEMBER FOOD NEWS

Discover the latest food news, hottest restaurant openings and essential kitchen products in Kensington and Chelsea this December…

How to survive the school holidays, tips and ideas for children

HOW TO SURVIVE THE CHRISTMAS HOLIDAYS

For many parents, images of sugar plum fairies are far from their minds as they ponder how they will manage a week (or more!) with their children at home for the school holidays. Temper tantrums, mealtime squabbles and endless days with nothing to do, are all common challenges for parents with young children.  St. Nicholas Preparatory […]

The best independent wine shops in London

WHERE TO BUY YOUR WINE THIS CHRISTMAS

Independent wine shops are having something of a renaissance, with more and more Londoners wanting to support their local businesses. As a result, they’re rewarded with the discovery of exciting blends and friendly wine experts. Here are some of The Resident’s favourite independent wine merchants in London who will have you stocked up for Christmas in no […]

Don't hibernate indoors just because the weather is cold. There's plenty of things to do in London that will keep you warm and leave you feeling festive this Christmas, Cassie Smith rounds-up 19 of the best

17 AWESOME THINGS TO DO THIS CHRISTMAS

Don’t hibernate indoors just because the weather is cold. There’s plenty of things to do in London that will keep you warm and leave you feeling festive this Christmas, Cassie Smith rounds-up 17 of the best    Slava’s Snow Show, Southbank Centre  In celebration of its 20th anniversary since debuting in the UK, the Slava Snow […]

Christie's Creatures Great and Small auction on 15th December

WHERE TO BUY A LIFE-SIZED GORILLA

This December, Christie’s is holding a themed-auction entitled all Creatures Great and Small, which celebrates the animal as artistic inspiration, selling everything from paintings of domestic pets to rare, unusual and mythical sculptures. The sale at Christie’s South Kensington on 17th December 2014 takes visitors on a tour across the breadth of the animal kingdom – from the […]

Barratt London's Great Minster House

HOW COULD A MANSION TAX AFFECT LONDON?

How will next year’s general election affect the property market – and in particular the threat of a ‘mansion tax’ on properties valued at over £2m?

Christies Buy or Bid Christmas presents

CHRISTIE’S BID OR BUY CHRISTMAS SHOPPING

Christie’s South Kensington has launched a unique and original way to do your Christmas shopping this year. Instead of getting into a bidding war for your desired treasure, you can buy items from the auction house at a fixed rate For a select few weeks in November and December, visitors to Christie’s South Kensington will be […]

Bone Daddies ramen restaurant's interior

CHEF ROSS SHONHAN: THE RAMEN MAN

Ross Shonhan, the chef behind Japanese ramen noodle eatery Bone Daddies and izakaya restaurant Flesh & Buns, is launching new venue Bone Daddies Kensington. He tells all to Alexander Larman.  If you’ve noticed the recent trend of Oriental street food sweeping London, from succulent noodles in soup with an array of toppings to squidgy buns full […]

The last great picture, Michael ‘Nick’ Nichols, Winner 'Black and White' and overall 'Wildlife Photographer of the Year'

WILDLIFE PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR

A picture of lazing lions won the overall shot in the Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2014 but the breadth of images across the competition, now in its 50th year, was truly astounding. Over 42,000 people from 96 countries entered this year’s Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition. The 13 categories were split into two […]

Ramusake, South Kensington members club restaurant

RESTAURANT REVIEW: RAMUSAKE

Ramusake is the creation of three of the biggest the names in London’s nightclubs and restaurant scene,  so it’s little wonder it’s caused a stir. Jemima Boost visits Ramusake, South Kensington’s coolest new members’ club Members-only restaurant and South Kensington’s latest haunt Ramusake is the brainchild of a London power trio: Piers Adams and David Phelps of Whisky Mist, […]

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