European Election 2019 Conclusions

European Election 2019 Conclusions

It may seem that a ‘Rise of the Right’ is populating Western politics; in an ideological  transition that hit its peak with the success of Nigel Farage and his Brexit party at the European Elections on 29th May 2019. Whilst to some it may have seemed frivolous to even be...

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Queen Victoria and Prince Albert’s Birthday Celebration at Cadogan Hall

Queen Victoria and Prince Albert’s Birthday Celebration at Cadogan Hall

The 200th birthdays of the late Queen Victoria (May 24th) & Prince Albert (May 26th) were celebrated in concert at Cadogan Hall on the 25th of May 2019. The concert consisted of performances by The Royal Choral Society and Coburg Philharmonic Orchestra. Notable choral solos were performed by singers Laura...

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Free festival celebrating the Great Exhibition of 1851 announced for Kensington

Free festival celebrating the Great Exhibition of 1851 announced for Kensington

Leading cultural venues are joining forces to recreate the spirit of the Great Exhibition of 1851 for the 21st century. Over one weekend this summer, South Kensington’s Exhibition Road will host a celebration of curiosity and discovery, with a new, free festival of art, science and culture. Running from 28-30...

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Prime Minister Theresa May visits Advance in West London, leading women’s  charity providing support to survivors of domestic abuse

Prime Minister Theresa May visits Advance in West London, leading women’s charity providing support to survivors of domestic abuse

The Rt Hon Theresa May MP, Prime Minister, visited women’s charity Advance this morning to discuss provision for women survivors of domestic abuse. This follows the government’s announcement on Monday 13th May 2019 to make the provision of services for survivors of domestic abuse such as accommodation-based support a legal duty...

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Four ways to prepare your child for boarding school

Four ways to prepare your child for boarding school

By Helen Lami, course director of Academic Summer Beautiful buildings, the chance to forge lifelong friendships and a varied curriculum – minus the charms and herbology lessons: some of the similarities that British boarding schools have with J. K. Rowling’s Harry Potter series. Unlike Harry’s journey to Hogwarts, getting ready...

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Fulham Beach Bar Review

Fulham Beach Bar Review

The sun peeped its fingers and toes round the corner of the clouds for just enough time for us to properly enjoy this venue, before the crippling grey and cold returned, banishing us back inside. Set on the Thames, the Fulham bar is located right on the waters edge adding...

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After Grenfell:  Preserving North Kensington’s local history through the arts

After Grenfell:  Preserving North Kensington’s local history through the arts

  Local community organisations are developing an archive of North Kensington’s creative response during a period of rapid historical change since the Grenfell Tower fire with support from the National Lottery Heritage Fund. Called the Kensington Art & Heritage Archive Project, the collection will preserve artworks and testimonies produced by...

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Public Outcry over proposed Holocaust Memorial

Public Outcry over proposed Holocaust Memorial

Updated plans for a Holocaust Memorial beside Westminster Palace have been attacked by campaigners who say it will waste millions of pounds. Critics say the Grade II*-listed Victoria Tower Gardens is the wrong location for the proposed learning centre with entrance pavilion, and courtyard. The Government’s updated plans, which reduce...

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Extinction Rebellion and young people lead anti-climate change activist movement

Extinction Rebellion and young people lead anti-climate change activist movement

With climate change being one of the biggest global issues in the world right now, activist organisation  ‘Extinction Rebellion’ are drawing attention to the issue, with significant protests.      The organisation was set up in September 2018 and has brought huge amounts of media coverage and public support to the...

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Bupa Cromwell Hospital launches exclusive working partnerships with  Book-a-Jet and the Athenaeum Hotel.

Bupa Cromwell Hospital launches exclusive working partnerships with Book-a-Jet and the Athenaeum Hotel.

One of London’s most prestigious private healthcare institutions Bupa Cromwell Hospital has today announced a new three-way partnership to further enhance its high-level service and exceptional standards of care. The Kensington-based hospital has teamed up with one of the UK’s leading independent private jet charter and management operators, BookaJet and...

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