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3AKE: ‘The Best City Deserves the Best Sushi’

A casual and cosy restaurant along Brick Lane, Shoreditch, 3AKE sushi and sake bar plates up Japanese fusion cuisine. The Residents speaks to General Manager Michel Bezir about the wonderful combo of sushi and sake… Photo: 3AKE How did the idea for the restaurant come about?  The best city deserves the best sushi, and we wanted […]


Riverstone Fulham & Kensington: Continue Living the London Lifestyle

Fond of the London lifestyle that you have established over many years or attracted to the prospect of continuing to live in some of London’s most desirable neighbourhoods? Riverstone’s luxury retirement residences in Kensington and Fulham offer over 65s the perfect place to call home, along with the ongoing freedom that comes with owning your own apartment… […]


Recipe: Decadent Salted Caramel, Almond & Chocolate Babka

A perfect idea for a homemade Christmas present or even just a delicious treat for yourself, this chocolatey, bready babka is made with Spanish almond turron – a kind of sweet nougat – with Bad Brownie salted caramel sauce swirled through. Bon appétit… Photo: Dom In The Kitchen For more recipes by Dom In The […]


MY&SANNÉ: ‘Gramworthy’ Knightsbridge Restaurant With Mediterranean-Inspired Menu

MY&SANNÉ, the newly-opened restaurant nestled on Brompton Road, a stone’s throw from Harrods, is quickly becoming a Knightsbridge favourite… Photo: MY&SANNÉ A new venture from the team behind the hugely popular L’ETO cafés, MY&SANNÉ restaurant is stylish yet laid back. It offers a Mediterranean-inspired menu, which draws on Greek, Italian and Asian flavours and caters […]


Travel Kenya: The jewel of East Africa & a trip of a lifetime

With magnificent wildlife, sprawling savannas and dramatic scenery, a Kenyan holiday is something everyone should experience at least once. To help you on your way, offers the following travel tips and advice on what you should do before you go including how to apply for your Kenya visa… Photo: Getty What can I do and see in Kenya?  Safaris  The ultimate safari […]


Top Trends in Interior Design for your Home

Be bold, be brave, but above all, be true to yourself.  Photo: Charlton Brown / Dirk Lindner Jo Maudsley and Chris Pask, directors of Charlton Brown, discuss this year’s trends in interior design and examine what a professional interior designer can bring to a project.  Q: Can you tell us about some of your projects?  We work across all […]


Forest School: Discover ‘a Powerhouse with a Heart’ in London’s North East

Forest School in Snaresbrook is a coeducational environment built around original Georgian and Victorian buildings. It provides superb modern learning opportunities and takes a wholistic approach to nurturing pupils academic endeavours and personal development. Come along to the school’s open day and see for yourself… Photos: Forest School Located on the same Snaresbrook site where it began in 1834, Forest […]


Spotlight on Oxted: A Town Offering the Best of Both Worlds

With a picture-perfect high street, easy connection to London and idyllic setting at the foot of the picturesque North Downs, Oxted is arguably one of England’s finest, yet little known, towns. So take the time go get to know this hidden gem a little bit better…  Photos: St William Homes LLP Often overshadowed by fellow towns across Surrey’s star-studded ‘Golden […]


What is CBD Oil and What are the Benefits of Taking it?

CBD, or cannabidiol, has been described as a revolution helping people who suffer with conditions as wide ranging as Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s, but what is behind the recent trend? To mark National CBD Day (August 8) Simon Blunt, general manager of Origin’40 Putney, a London-based retailer specialising in CBD advice, explains what CBD is and […]


North London’s new luxury homes offer modern family living

Discover The Folium, a collection of contemporary luxe townhouses in the heart of leafy northwest London. With just five homes available, they’re likely to be snapped up quick.  Photos courtesy of Catalyst New Homes Just a short walk from Muswell Hill village, The Folium is a new collection of luxury four-bedroom townhouses. Close to Coppetts […]