Staying at home

London Restaurant Festival 2020 is taking place with a number of dine-in and at-home experiences

London Restaurant Festival’s At-Home Experiences Offer Covid-Proof Celebration of Hospitality

London Restaurant Festival returns this October with a mix of Covid-secure dine-in experiences and exclusive at-home events with leading chefs taking part both IRL and virtually

Weighted blankets by Calming Blanket are a great way to ease anxiety and calm young children

Ad Feature How a Weighted Blanket Can Help You Get a Great Night’s Sleep

A weighted blanket can help you bid goodnight to restless sleep and wake up feeling fresh and re-energised. Here, Daniel Tannenbaum from Calming Blankets shares the secret to a getting good night’s sleep…

The Ninth BBQ Box: Jun Tanaka has launched gourmet BBQ boxes for home delivery in London

10 of the Best BBQ Boxes for Delivery in London

Barbecuing is great, but shopping ain’t… so make the most of the top restaurants, butchers and suppliers pivoting during lockdown to deliver brilliant BBQ boxes right to your door

HSDY has gone online with disco dancing classes

15 Virtual Things to Do at Home this Weekend: 17-19 July

While leaving the house is now actively encouraged (hurrah!), it’s not for everyone. Whether you’re self-isolating, stuck in quarantine or just a little apprehensive of other people, these cracking virtual events will keep you entertained

Virtual Pride 2020 events from drag livestreams to online festivals and ways to pledge allyship

7 Ways to Celebrate Pride 2020 Virtually

Sadly, for obvious reasons, the Pride in London parade isn’t taking place this year, but there are still plenty of virtual events taking place. So fire up your tech, don those rainbow face paints and fly the flag in a safe, socially distanced manner 

Adele on the Pyramid Stage at Glastonbury Festival in 2016 (photo: Iwona Pinkowicz / courtesy V&A)

V&A Hosts Seven Day Glastonbury Celebration Online

Glastonbury Festival should have been celebrating its 50th anniversary this year, but alas, COVID-19 had other ideas. It’s not game over, however, as the V&A has curated a seven-day digital celebration of the world’s greatest festival

Chef James Cochran will take part in The Great Feast of London

Great Feast of London: The New Virtual Festival with IRL Food

Thought festival season was a washout? Think again. The Great Feast of London is a new foodie festival combining the virtual with the IRL, including top-notch food by Michelin star chefs…

Elmwood's next online jewellery auction takes place on 3 June 2020

Ad Feature How to Match Your Jewellery with Your Eye Colour & Skin Tone

When it comes to choosing jewellery, it should be as unique and individual as you are. And while there are no rules, per se, there are a few things to consider to ensure your jewellery brings out the best in you

Father's Day hampers that deliver in London - the perfect Father's Day gift for those in isolation

Father’s Day Gifts: Food Hampers & Treat Boxes that Deliver in London

Father’s Day 2020 falls on Sunday 21 June this year, and who knows where we’ll be with lockdown measures by then? Play it safe with one of these luxury hamper deliveries from London-based companies, and hopefully you’ll be able to join him to share it…

Noom: The Clever Diet App that Breaks Bad Habits

Ad Feature Discover the Clever Weight Loss Programme that Breaks Bad Habits

Sitting around at home all day, with easy access to the biscuit tin, isn’t exactly conducive to hitting those health and fitness goals, but fortunately there’s a clever wellness programme that can help, even during these turbulent times…

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