High-Rise

High-Rise Director: Ben Wheatley Running Time: 119 minutes   Ben Wheatley has made a career out of movies that are uncomfortable to watch yet demand attention. 2011’s Kill List and 2013’s A Field In England aren’t exactly rollicking good times but they’ve certainly got something that indie darlings the world...

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Third of property asking prices in Kensington & Chelsea cut

Third of property asking prices in Kensington & Chelsea cut

More properties in the Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea (RBKC) have had their prices cut since coming to the market than anywhere else in London.   Property analysis firm, Propcision, has released new research which shows that in Earl’s Court alone, “roughly 40% of properties listed for sale”, have...

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The Complete Chopin Cycle

This article was kindly submitted by James Douglas The increasingly popular pre-concert events are becoming essential and so it is on 29 April with what may very well be a once in a lifetime opportunity to hear the Rondeau in C Op73 as it was original intended For Two Pianos....

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RBKC council leader’s “special allowance” the highest in the country

Last year Nicholas Paget-Brown, Lead Councillor for Kensington & Chelsea, received £54,769, the highest special responsibility allowance of any councillor in the country, despite the council’s overall reduction of allowances expenditures.   After a freedom of information request made by the TaxPayers’ Alliance, it was discovered that Cllr Paget-Brown’s annual...

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