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Oct20

Tattu: Modern Chinese Resturant set to Open in London

Get your chopsticks at the ready because Tattu – purveyors of contemporary Chinese dining – will open a fifth restaurant this winter, bringing its signature bold interiors, colourful cuisine and unique dining experience to London…   Photo: Tattu The independent restaurant group is set to launch its first London venue on Denmark Street early 2022. And […]

Oct15

Dynamite Bonfire Night Celebrations in London 2021

With November soon upon us, we plan to mark one of the most celebrated political fails in British history once again with a bang. So put on an extra layer, fill a thermos of hot tea and enjoy the spectacle of Bonfire Night and Guy Fawkes’ failed attempt to blow up the Houses of Parliament.  Photo: […]

Oct14

Rick Stein Flavours & Cornwall Tastes Come to Hammersmith

While a trip to Padstow, Cornwall might feel like a bit of schlep for an indulgent fish dinner, Sam’s Riverside in Hammersmith might be more achievable…  Photo: Sam’s Riverside This November Stephane Delourme, Group Head Chef of Rick Stein Restaurants, teams up with Sam Harrison and Ashley Tinoco – Sam’s Riverside owner and head chef […]

Oct7

Get Your Freak On: Halloween Parties & Things To Do

With Halloween festivities cancelled last year, this year’s celebrations are set to be more freaky and fun than ever. From sky high parties and disco brunches to crazy golf and Day of the Dead, here’s our guide to celebrating Halloween in London… Photo: 100 Wardour St Deadly Sins at The Ivy Soho Brasserie, Soho Halloween […]

Oct7

How to Celebrate Halloween in & around London with Kids & Teens

The spookiest day in the calendar is also one of the most fun. From pumpkin picking and getting out into nature to baking monstrous treats and the horror of Victorian-era dentistry, here’s our guide on fun Halloween things to do with children and teens… Photo: Craft & Crumb Halloween at KidZania, Shepard’s Bush Kids aged […]

Oct5

Escape London: Easy & Fun Half-Term Family Holidays in Europe

Thinking about taking advantage of the relaxation of travel restrictions and getting away for half-term with the kids? Enjoy sun and a holiday on the continent at one of these family-friendly five-star resorts… Photo: Creta Maris Beach Resort Creta Maris Beach Resort, Crete, Greece Looking for an all-inclusive option for the family so you squeeze […]

Oct4

New Restaurants & Bars in London You Need To Try This October

Looking for a new restaurant or bar to try? Here’s our guide of new restaurants, bars to try this October… Photo: Downstairs at Morito  Straits Kitchen at the Pan Pacific, City of London London’s first outpost of the renowned Singaporean hotel group has arrived. The hotel’s all-day restaurant Straits Kitchen brings to the table some […]

Oct1

Guinness World Records: Kew Gardens Home to Largest Living Plant Collection

From the longest and biggest to the smelliest and smallest, Kew Garden’s record-breaking plant collections have long been renowned for being amongst the most valuable and varied in the plant kingdom. It can now also claim it’s the biggest…  Photo: Væksthusene Kew Gardens Richmond Guinness World Records has declared Kew Gardens as the official home […]

Sep30

Tate Modern Releases More Yayoi Kusama Exhibition Tickets

Stepping into Yayoi Kusama’s immersive installations featured in Yayoi Kusama: Infinity Mirror Rooms is a magical, ethereal experience. The exhibition has been sold-out since forever, so if you haven’t yet had the luck to nab a ticket, here’s your chance… Photo: Tate Modern Yayoi Kusama: Infinity Mirror Rooms is a chance to experience two of […]

Sep29

Holborn’s Colonel Saab Set to Launch With Opening Offer

Here’s your chance to try out modern Indian restaurant Colonel Saab, opening in Holborn this October, and save pennies too. It’s a win-win, right?  Photo: Colonel Saab Colonel Saab, the first London restaurant from award-winning Indian entrepreneur/hotelier Roop Partap Choudhary, will open in Holborn on Thursday, October 7. And it is a family affair. The […]