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SW resident's 25th birthday cake made by Cake Boy

SW RESIDENT CELEBRATES 25 YEARS IN SOUTH WEST LONDON

SW resident celebrated 25 fantastic years in South West London on Thursday 9th October 2014 with a private party at The Avalon on Balham Hill. Delicious canapes made by The Avalon’s head chef were served to guests, who enjoyed drinks and a speech by the October issue’s Guest Editor, Phil Spencer. More photos to follow, but […]

KATHERINE MILLS’ MIND GAMES

West Londoner Katherine Mills has been tasked with replacing Dynamo’s big boots on Watch with new show Mind Games – but expect something a little more thought provoking, writes Mark Kebble How I wished I was better at art. Having been given the opportunity to see Katherine Mills’ magical talents first-hand, ahead of the first […]

England captain Chris Robshaw

CHRIS ROBSHAW ON THE QBE AUTUMN INTERNATIONALS

England rugby coach Stuart Lancaster has confirmed Chris Robshaw as captain for the QBE Autumn Internationals. Here the Harlequins flanker tells Lorraine Crighton-Smith why he can’t wait to return to Twickenham Stadium It’s an exciting time for English rugby. What are you most looking forward to? It’s a massive year ahead. I think probably [I am […]

Bronwyn Lowenthal of Lowie

THE TRADERS MAKING HERNE HILL BOOM

After the disastrous floods of summer 2013, Herne Hill is back on its feet and buzzing. Meet some of the traders making the area boom

Interview with Mungo & Maud's Nicola Sacher

MUNGO & MAUD’S NICOLA SACHER’S DESIGN TIPS

Mungo & Maud is the go-to for accessories for your cat or dog that don’t devalue your home style. Co-founder Nicola Sacher takes us into her West London home – and explains who Mungo & Maud are West Londoner Nicola Sacher is the co-founder of Mungo & Maud, the luxury dog and cat outfitters with […]

The Islington performer who stood up to cancer

THE ISLINGTON PERFORMER WHO STOOD UP TO CANCER

Cancer is no laughing matter, but Islington performer Yvette Cowles has created a one woman show that stands up to it – and entertains us in the process, writes Gabriella Werre

North London's Scandinavian invasion

NORTH LONDON’S SCANDINAVIAN INVASION

TV and film can’t get enough of the Nordic influence, but North London shows that its influence doesn’t stop there. Gabriella Werre rounds up the many people and places showing us the Scandinavian way                        Every now and again society, by some form of trickle […]

Sue Medway

NEW APPOINTMENT AT CHELSEA PHYSIC GARDEN

Sue Medway has been appointed as the new Director and Curator of the Chelsea Physic Garden, the charity has announced

The story of The Lexi Cinema Kensal Rise

THE LEXI CINEMA’S CHARITABLE APPROACH

The Lexi Cinema has long been a stalwart on the Kensal Rise scene, but how does it help improve the quality of life in South Africa too? We look at the charitable approach of The Lexi Cinema

Chovgan Twilight Polo’s Inaugural Gala

CELEBRITIES PARTY AT HAM POLO CLUB

Natalia Vodianova, Lindsay Lohan and Jack Guinness were among the celebrities who came together last night to celebrate the inaugural Chovgan Twilight Polo Gala Dinner at Ham Polo Club. With them were over 400 international guests from the worlds of fashion, art, music and the City, (including The PNN Group’s Nasib Piriyev) who were there to […]

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