London lifestyle & the London scene
London lifestyle & London scene: the latest
Check out this series of inspirational debates and discussions in London, October 2014 - February 2015
From Alain du Botton to Google, The Midtown Big Ideas Exchange is well worth checking out
From the Queen to George Clooney’s wife Amal Alamuddin to Boris’ executive assistant – women from all walks of life have made it to GQ’s list of the 100 most connected women in Britain.
Putney Bridge has re-opened this morning after undergoing a significant repair operation to protect the Victorian structure from water penetration.
Ferrari has had to recall 3,000 of its £200,000 F458 Italia and F458 Spider models. Why? Because the latch that opens the boot from inside only works when the car is moving.
Sean “Diddy”/“Puff Daddy”/“P Diddy” Combs has long been top-dog in the hip hop earnings stakes, with a $60m empire made up from drinks, clothing and TV deals.
Designers Vin + Omi give us an exclusive look at the workings of a creative partnership with London’s exclusive Cumberland Hotel
Skateboarders embroiled in a battle to keep the famous skate park at the undercroft on the South Bank have emerged victorious after campaigning to keep the park open.
Constable has long occupied a tranquil, homely corner in the hearts of British art lovers. His leafy landscapes are famed for their easy celebration of the quiet drama of the countryside. His winding rivers and relaxed rural scenes seem to be straightforward recreations of idealised natural beauty.
Businesses in the UK could be encouraged to help tackle rising obesity in the UK with tax breaks for firms introducing slimming clubs and health activities for employees.
npower has bagged the not-at-all coveted title of the worst company for customer service in the UK.
Londoners booed Boris today for making the capital’s New Year’s Eve fireworks display a paid and ticketed event.
Update: Shops were re-opened after the incident was stood down by Met Police.
“Ello, ello, ello”, is probably not what the person at the front desk at Great Scotland Yard will utter when you stroll into the lobby, as the former police HQ is set to be turned into a £10,000-a-night five-star hotel.
A Portuguese professor at Imperial College, who is an expert in theoretical physics, has turned his hand away from slamming particles together, to instead slam all aspects of bad British behaviour in a bestselling book.
“Don’t gobblefunk around with words”, the BFG tells Sophie in Roald Dahl’s famous tale of a friendly dream-blowing giant.