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February Highlights

Chinese New Year 2019 –  This year, the London celebrations are taking place on 10 February, which is the Sunday following the date of the Chinese New Year (5th of February). The Year of the Pig is here in 2019 and, as usual, Chinese New Year in London will be one of the most exciting events in February, full of… Read more »

Chinese New Year 2019

Chinese New Year is based on various legends, including that of an old man defeating the wicked mythical beast Nian with the help of firecrackers and red paper defences. The festival gives people a chance to remember ancestors and to pay tribute to gods. On Chinese New Year’s Eve (the evening before Chinese New Year’s… Read more »

London fashion week 2019

Organised by the British Fashion Council, London Fashion Week first took place in October 1983. It currently ranks alongside New York, Paris and Milan as one of the ‘Big Four’ fashion weeks. It presents itself to funders as a trade event that also attracts significant press attention. It states that it is attended by over… Read more »

Craft Beer Rising

The event is taking place in Shoreditch at the uber cool Old Truman’s Brewery on Brick Lane. The victorian building is now home to a plethora of arts events and mini festivals and the venue is a mecca for trendy East Londoners looking for a good night out. Last year’s festival showcased established beer giants… Read more »

Kew Gardens, Orchid Festival

The plant life of Columbia provides the inspiration for Kew Gardens’ 24th annual Orchid Festival as the botanical garden’s tropical greenhouse comes alive with some of the colourful species native to the South American country. The Prince of Wales Conservatory will play host to the plants with highlights including the ‘Carnival of Animals’ display which… Read more »

Sea Containers at Mondrian London

The restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner daily and offers a Grey Goose bottomless Bloody Mary or prosecco brunch on the weekend, with menus reflecting the best locally sourced produce. A variety of small plates, sharing dishes and classic comfort food is available, as well as more formal feasting options. Please checkout restaurant website: Sea… Read more »

Guided Walk with Vespucci adventures

Get your trainers and warm coat on, as Vespucci Adventures are planning their second guided walk and this month at South Downs. Experience great views, interesting history with beautiful Arundel castle and a pint at British pub! Just register on the linked event page bellow. Information about where to meet, what to bring and everything… Read more »