London lifestyle & the London scene
London lifestyle & London scene: the latest
All Londoners have an opinion on the Shard. The 87-storey Qatari owned skyscraper on the Southbank has become a dominating aspect of the London Skyline, and is now among several British buildings in contention for a major architecture prize.
Trader Vic’s is somewhat unassuming from the outside considering its location. Barely signposted compared to the grand entrance of the Park Lane Hilton beneath which it’s snugly tucked, you’d perhaps need to have heard of Trader Vic’s to know what’s in store, and would have no idea of the scale of the restaurant below.
Or is this hotel-foyer restaurant mutton dressed as lamb?
Brazil is in the throes of national catastrophe after their football team’s unceremonious elimination from the World Cup at the hands of Germany.
2014 is shaping up to be the year of the open-air cinema. If you thought last summer’s pop-ups were exciting, you ain’t seen nothing yet.
Source: Guy Bell/REXThe 7/7 memorial last night, before it was defaced
The revamped and modernised Sherlock Holmes drama, starring Benedict Cumberbatch as the oddball PI, has gained a vast global following.
I’m all for brands flying the flag for LGBT rights. A bit of brand activism can get important messages to wide audiences while boosting brand engagement – the ultimate win-win.
It’s Independence Day, but 238 years later, the battle for comprehension rages on
David Sonnenthal owns New Bond Street Pawnbrokers, London’s first luxury pawnbroker.
If you like sitting and reading, boy do we have the story for you.
It’s not just the housing market that’s heating up in London. As summer makes its presence felt, the sun is expected to scorch the capital today with temperatures high enough to smash the hottest recorded this year.
A small scale Francis Bacon triptych has sold for £26.7m at an auction in London.
Did you spot the army of Lady Gaga lookalikes in Westminster yesterday? They were actually there for a serious reason...
A sea of scantily-clad Lady Gagas swarmed through Westminster yesterday, resplendent with strange hats, multi-coloured hair, impossibly-stacked shoes and the odd flailing Kermit the Frog dress.
A new luxury superyacht hotel, Sunborn, opens in east London today.
While thousands of people flocked to grey and stormy Glastonbury, London was where the real fun was happening. Here are the best pictures from London Pride 2014: