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Outdoor pools

Swim City - London's Outdoor Pools

While some may still be in doubt, the arrival of August means that the Great British Summer is well and truly upon us.  With the last months of summer promising several scorching days and nights, what better way to cool off than by enjoying a dip in an outdoor pool? One could be forgiven for thinking that open air pools...

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London Farmers market

London Farmers Markets

Once upon a time, only those with access to the lovely British countryside could hope to sample the delights of truly farm fresh produce   However, with diners increasingly fascinated by the origins of the food they are consuming, recent years have seen an increasing number of Famers Markets making their way to prime Central London locations, bringing the fresh taste...

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Andrew Brennan

Meet Sales Negotiator Andrew Brennan

Tell us a bit about yourself I’ve worked in the London property market for about seven years, working across a number of prime central London hotspots Notting Hill, Kensington, Chelsea and of course now with the Mayfair team at Harrods Estates.  Before getting into the wonderful world of property, I managed an amazing wine shop in Oxford, which funnily enough...

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The Proms

The Proms

While the pinnacle of summer music was reached for some with a trip through the muddy fields of Glastonbury, for lovers of classical concerts, a more exciting event, notably The BBC Proms is about to begin. First launched in 1895, The BBC Proms is an eight-week season of daily informal summer concerts, which are aimed at bringing classical music to...

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Somerset House screen

Screen London: outdoor cinema in the city

With recent heat waves giving us a taste of the balmy summer nights, and hopefully to come, activities that allow us to bask in the great, warm outdoors are rapidly rising to the top of wish lists. Luckily, London is always happy to oblige.  As the year creeps into July, the capital is ready to welcome a season of outdoor...

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Wimbledon

Wimbledon

While Londoners have been enjoying the recent spate of smouldering June days and nights, for many, the British Summer has not yet begun.  However, this is about it change. Next Monday will see the beginning of the sporting extravaganza that is Wimbledon.  For two weeks, South West London’s quiet, leafy suburb will be transformed into a hub of sporting excellence,...

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