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Jake Irwin-Brown

Diary of an Estate Agent – Jake Irwin-Brown

Working as an estate agent at Harrods Estates provides a lot of variety, and no one knows this better than Jake Irwin-Brown, Sales Negotiator at Harrods Estates, Knightsbridge. Jake recently shared his diary and details of a week in the hectic, yet exciting, life of a Harrods Estates negotiator with the Evening Standard, in their Diary of an Estate Agent...

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Fireplaces

Fireplaces

As the winter nights draw in, fireplaces become a symbol of comfort and warmth adding a seasonal touch to any home. Although not a practical necessity anymore to provide heat, a fireplace is still a highly desirable focal point for a home.   Most fireplaces have adapted to modern times to become easier to use, with many now gas fuelled....

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Fireworks Night

November 5th Celebrations

Remember remember the fifth of November, gunpowder, treason and all of London’s celebrations! Parks and venues across the capital are hosting a wide array of firework displays to commemorate Guy Fawkes’ Night. The annual Battersea Park Fireworks display is back on Saturday November 4th, igniting the sky over Wandsworth. This year’s theme is ‘Power’ and the 22-minute display promises to...

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Monet's Branch of the Seine

Impressionists in London

From the 2nd  of November until the 7th of May 2018, Tate Britain are hosting  Impressionists in London, the first exhibition of its kind, celebrating the story of the French impressionists who fled from France to London, during the Franco-Prussian war and the influence it had on their art. The exhibition at the Tate also highlights the engagement between French and...

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Haunted House

Halloween Houses in London

Every year Halloween activities and events become more engrained in our social calendar. Originally seen more as an American holiday, London is fast catching up, with festivities becoming bigger and better each year. Here are some spooky places around London to get you in the Halloween spirit. London is a city with a wealth of history, which leaves plenty of...

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Natural History Museum

Highlights for Half-Term

Half term is just around the corner and a multitude of places are hosting activities and events all over London to keep your children, and perhaps you, entertained. Cutter and Squidge, located in Soho, are hosting an Aladdin themed Genie’s Tea offering such treats as magic carpet cookies, hidden gem macaroons and a 24-carat chocolate Biskie. The Disney themed tea...

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