Families invited to free fun day at Brompton Cemetery

Families invited to free fun day at Brompton Cemetery

Brompton cemetery in West London will throw open its doors to the local community with a jam-packed programme of educational and family activities on its annual open day – the first since a major £6.2m restoration. As well as a visit to the catacombs and a horticulture tour, children can...

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Royal Albert Hall – Dementia Friendly Screenings

Royal Albert Hall – Dementia Friendly Screenings

On the 17thJuly the Royal Albert Hall will be hosting a dementia friendly screening of Calamity Jane, starting at 1pm and costing only £5 per ticket which includes tea and biscuits. The screening has been arranged specifically for those with dementia or alzheimers disease, their companions and support staff, and...

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Badajoz Carnival

Badajoz Carnival

Unbeknownst to many is the plucky province of Badajoz that sits snuggly next to Portugal inside the south-west border of Spain. Its eponymous capital is steeped in a rich history of conquest, culture and creativity, the latter of which goes on full display during the Badajoz Carnival in February. Originally...

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Kensington and Chelsea College to host ‘The Creative Collection’

Kensington and Chelsea College to host ‘The Creative Collection’

Over the course of six weeks, Kensington and Chelsea College will be hosting a series of events called The Creative Collection which allows students to showcase their work at the College. The events will be focused on Art, Design, Fashion, Millinery and Photography work from our students in various locations...

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Chelsea Bridge Clinic celebrates 10 year anniversary on June 28th

Chelsea Bridge Clinic celebrates 10 year anniversary on June 28th

Chelsea Bridge Clinic will be hosting a 10th Anniversary Soirèe on Thursday, June 28th from 6pm until late. The evening will be filled with Spanish guitars, champagne and canapés (private World Cup viewing lounge set up for fans)… Share a glorious sunset over the Thames, with special treats and give aways as a...

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Hammersmith Arts Festival: June 2nd-10th

Hammersmith Arts Festival: June 2nd-10th

This year’s Hammersmith Arts Fest (June 2-10th) has a brand new location bringing a whole host of art. It’s a former office block right on the embankment that is used for art Pop Ups by a charity – www.uthinkpdp.org.uk   who are mounting an exhibition called “Uthink therefore Uart”  which includes...

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RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2018 22-26 May

RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2018 22-26 May

Rough winds do shake the darling buds of May, but not so at the Chelsea Flower Show. Between May 22nd and May 26th, an estimated 157,000 horticulturalists will be flooding through the gates of the Royal Hospital Chelsea, the home of the world’s most prestigious horticultural event. For nearly a...

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‘Plants That Heal’ charity exhibition to join Chelsea Fringe line-up

‘Plants That Heal’ charity exhibition to join Chelsea Fringe line-up

As part of the 2018 Chelsea Fringe, Royal Brompton & Harefield is hosting a botanical art exhibition. The exhibition, ‘Plants That Heal’, focusses on plants that are used in cardiac and respiratory medicine. The exhibition runs Saturday 19 May – Sunday 27 May at Glasshouse Café & Bar with pop-up...

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Collectors’ Choice

Collectors’ Choice

According to the nineteenth century English Philosopher John Stuart Mill “All desirable things… are desirable, either for the pleasure inherent in themselves, or as a means to the promotion of pleasure.” And currently evermore it seems in the London Auction Houses. Browse through some of the enticing catalogues and it’s...

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Christie’s Lates – hidden treasures

Christie’s Lates – hidden treasures

Monday 12th march 2018 Free Entry, Pay Bar Uncover the hidden treasures of historic houses at the next Christie’s Late. Using furniture and works of art from the Noble & Private Collections sale, our King Street galleries will be transformed into sumptuously styled rooms to explore, alongside an array of...

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