Garden Squares

Open Gardens

For a city readily associated with congestion, busy streets and trains, it seems remarkable that Greater London is 47% green space. That is 35,000 acres of public parks, 30,000 acres of allotments, three million gardens and two of Britain’s fifteen National Nature Reserves, all in one city. Many of these acres are found in large expansive outdoor spaces such as...

London Concours

London Concours Show 2018

This year, between the 7th and 8th of June, more than 80 of the world’s finest cars will flock to the Artillery Gardens in the City, London, to be judged, tested and drooled over at The London Concours Show. This year’s theme is speed and all the cars will appear grouped in classes of ‘Fast’, ’Faster’, ‘Very Fast’, ‘Superfast’, ‘Hyperfast’...

Chelsea Flower Show

Chelsea Flower Show 2018

The Chelsea Flower Show, formally known as the Great Spring Show, is a tradition that dates back to 1862, originally in Kensington and then moving to Chelsea in 1905. The show became a highlight in London’s social calendar in the 1950s, after the coronation of the Queen in 1953 caused a reason for celebrations. Since then, the show has increased...

World Cocktail Day

World Cocktail Day – The Best Places to Enjoy a Cocktail

World Cocktail Day is a celebration of all things fun and fruity and this year will be marking the new ‘era of the cocktail’. In the last few years, cocktails have become a staple of any night out, with bars competing to create the most delectable drinks around. With the topic now deserving of its own national day, where could...


Bank Holiday Activities

This bank holiday London will be a hive of activity, as will Harrods, buzzing with exciting things to see and do: Wedgwood Tea Tasting Nothing refreshes quite like a cup of tea and Wedgewood are the perfect purveyors of just the right accessories and now tea. Harrods’ customers are invited to join Wedgwood in sampling their new ‘Wonderlust’ luxury tea...

Fashion and Nature

Fashioned from Nature at the V&A

Fashioned from Nature is the newest must-see exhibition at the Victoria and Albert Museum. Running until the 27th January 2019, it is the first UK exhibition to explore the complex relationship between fashion and nature and how the industry draws inspiration from it.  Starting in the 1600s the exhibition provokes visitors to question and think about the materials and source...