Modigliani at the Tate

Modigliani at the Tate

During his short and tumultuous life, Modigliani produced some of the most extraordinary paintings of the 20th century. This exhibition at the Tate contains the largest selection of his nudes ever reunited in the UK, as well as his lesser known sculptures and...
The EY Exhibition: Impressionists in London

The EY Exhibition: Impressionists in London

This exhibition presents captivating works by Monet, Tissot, Pissarro and their compatriots. In the 1870s, France was devastated by the Franco-Prussian war and insurrection in Paris, driving artists to seek refuge across the Channel. Their experiences in London and...
A Hotel Stay to Remember

A Hotel Stay to Remember

The Ned has made a huge impact on the City from dawn ‘till dusk. The hub of the City now has a great hotel which is part of Soho House group. They have outstanding restaurants – and every whim is catered for,  it’s a vibrant and happening place with the chicest rooms...
New Year Around The World

New Year Around The World

New Year around The World   Much like Christmas, the New Year is celebrated differently around the world.   As 2018 sweeps across different time zones, (starting with Samoa and Christmas Island) we can witness the global phenomenon of the Times Square ‘ball...
Wishing you a Very Merry Christmas

Wishing you a Very Merry Christmas

We have just come back from India and our visit prompted me to think of how Christmas is celebrated around the world. Well in India, it’s relatively quite a small festival – due to the number of people who are Christians (about 2.3%) compared to people of other...
A Family Recipe

A Family Recipe

Mince pies   My dear Granny Grange would arrive for Christmas with the very best present possible, trays of her special mince pies.  Going through her ancient and lovingly written receipts we have been practicing this time honoured tradition and now wish to share...