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The London Festival of Architecture - Nine Elms

From the new skyscrapers and residential towers transforming skylines, to the historical buildings that have been part of a city’s DNA for centuries, the spaces we work, live and play in are more than just buildings.  Instead, these spaces offer glimpses into our past, telling their own stories of our evolving society and behaviours. With the capital never short of...

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RA exhibition

The Royal Academy Summer Exhibition

At any given moment, art and culture lovers in London are never far away from an exciting gallery or art show.  From The National Gallery to Tate Modern, London is home to endless permanent and temporary installations and exhibitions, guaranteed to wow, shock and amaze even the most seasoned of art critics.  This week saw art again take centre stage,...

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Polo

Polo and the city

With the prospect of a lovely summer of sport ahead, there are endless opportunities to sit back, relax and enjoy whatever wonderfully competitive game takes your fancy. While Wimbledon is still a few weeks away, we are firmly in the season of another exciting grass based sport – polo.    Played while seated on horse, polo is a ball sport...

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Hannover

Regent's Park Open Air Theatre

A lovely oasis of greenery in the hustle and bustle of central London, Regent’s Park has long held a reputation as one of the capital’s most popular and beautiful open spaces.  Originally conceived as a hunting ground for Henry VIII, the park remained a royals-only haven until 1845 when it was opened as a public space.  Today, the park is...

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Shaping fashion

Balenciaga: Shaping Fashion

While fashion may once have been seen as simply being about the clothes we wear, this is clearly no longer the case.  Fashion over the years has drastically evolved, not just in its appearance, but also in terms of how we perceive it.   Now to each and every one of us, the word fashion brings up different meanings and connotations. ...

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Fine Wines

Fine Wines

Red, white or rose?  We all have our own personal preference and thankfully there are wines to suit just about every taste, pallet and season: curled up by a roaring fire on a cold winter’s night, devouring a hearty meaty meal, you could be perfectly paired with a rich, full-bodied Malbec or Zinfandel.  Spring is in the air and the...

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