Farinelli and the King

This is an extraordinary tale by any standards. King Philippe V of Spain is suffering from mental depression, with a history of intense bipolarity, so his Queen travels to London, where one of the most famous singers in Europe is performing, and persuades him to return to Madrid with her...

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Winners of the 2015 National Open Art Competition announced

The winning artworks beat nearly 4000 entries after being selected anonymously by judges Hughie O’Donoghue RA, David Lister, Rebecca Hossack, Vanessa Branson and Amanda Harman. Over 130 selected works will be exhibited at NOA’s Winter Exhibition at the Royal College of Art (21 Oct – 1 Nov). The winners will...

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TfL to release land for over 10,000 homes across the Capital

Transport for London (TfL) is to release more than 300 acres of land to help create more than 10,000 new homes across London. The TfL land will be developed over the next decade to provide vital new homes, offices and retail units to support London’s rapidly growing population and the...

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Healthcare experts offer help for people with Type 2 diabetes

Healthcare experts will lead workshops on diabetes at a special one-day event in Westminster. Diabetes UK has set up the free educational event packed with expert advice and information to help people across the borough who have been recently diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes. The ‘Living with Diabetes Day’ will...

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Life After Breast Cancer Fund

  On 14 October 2015 The Organic Pharmacy hosted a pink cocktail reception event at the flagship, High Street Kensington store. The event, attended by Miss England 2015, Natasha Hemmings, etiquette expert, Liz Brewer and other private sector guests and philanthropists was held in celebration and support of the Life...

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Living with Diabetes Day

On Monday, 2 November from 9.30am – 4.30pm at the London Marriott Hotel Maida Vale,  Plaza Parade, Maida Vale, London NW6 5RP,  Diabetes UK has arranged for healthcare experts to  lead workshops on diabetes at a special one-day event in Westminster.   Diabetes UK has organised the free educational event...

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