V&A closes the book on sketching

Budding artists heading to the Victoria & Albert museum have been warned to leave their pencils at home as the museum has enacted a ban on sketching their prize exhibitions. The V&A’s new exhibition Undressed: A Brief History of Underwear was opened with a strict photography ban in place, but...

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UCL begins £1.25b investment programme

University College London (UCL) has begun an investment programme which aims to secure the institution £1.25 billion lasting until 2034.   The so-called UCL 2034 strategy will allow the university to “support a diverse intellectual community that is engaged with the wider world and committed to changing it for the...

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John Curtice – King of the Polls

  Interviewed by Henry Tobias Jones Prof John Curtice is the King of the Polls. He was the lone voice to successfully predict the outcome of the 2015 general election and along with his team at NatCen he is the polling expert.   KCW Today spoke with Curtice about the...

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Wolfe’s 46th Cryptic Crossword

Wolfe’s 46th Cryptic Crossword

Try our fiendish cryptic crossword 46 and win yourself a bottle of Champagne! For a printable version, click here. Send all entries to: Kensington, Chelsea and Westminster Today, 80-100 Gwynne Road London SW11 3UW, or scan and send by email to wolfe@kcwtoday.co.uk. The first correct, or substantially correct answer, picked at random...

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Barclays 0% deposit family springboard mortgage

  After recent research indicated that 35% of first time buyers have to resort to the “Bank of Mum and Dad” in order to get a mortgage, Barclays have updated their “family springboard mortgage” to allow parents to help their children to buy.   Barclays will no longer require buyers...

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