Kensington Park School: excellence in the heart of London

As the competition for London school places heats up, Kensington Park School, a new independent school for boys and girls aged 11-18, provides a much needed additional choice for parents Kensington Park School is already attracting a lot of attention and quite rightly so. Not only does the school have...

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Introducing Caremark: new care for residents in South-West London

Having spent the first 25 years of his career resettling refugees from Africa, South Asia and the Middle East into new homes, Abdirahman Issa, or Abdi for short, is now taking on a new challenge: care. Based in South West London, Abdi decided to set up a business committed to...

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Draycott Nursing & Care carol service 2017 in aid of Canine Partners

Draycott Nursing & Care carol service 2017 in aid of Canine Partners

On Thursday 14th, Draycott Nursing & Care will be hosting a carol service at St Mary Abbots Parish Church, Kensington High Street. The service aims to raise awareness for dog sponsorship from puppy training to the end of working life. As part of the service, there will be readings by:...

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Kensington Park School appoints Paul Vanni from St Paul’s Girls’ School as Head Master

Kensington Park School appoints Paul Vanni from St Paul’s Girls’ School as Head Master

Kensington Park School (KPS), a new independent school in central London for boys and girls aged 11 to 18, is delighted to announce the appointment of Paul Vanni as Head Master. Paul is Deputy Head of St Paul’s Girls’ School and will join a number of his former colleagues from...

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Royal College of Music Philharmonic to hold fundraiser concert for Grenfell Tower residents

Royal College of Music Philharmonic to hold fundraiser concert for Grenfell Tower residents

The Royal College of Music Philharmonic Orchestra is to hold a fundraiser concert to raise money for the residents left without homes after the tragic Grenfell Tower fire on June 14. The proceeds will go to the Kensington & Chelsea Foundation that is helping to coordinate an appeal. The RCM...

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Labour wins Kensington for the first time in history

Labour wins Kensington for the first time in history

Labour has taken one of the wealthiest constituencies in London, Kensington, from the incumbent Conservative candidate Victoria Borwick, in a dramatic result 24 hours after polling closed. After the second count in the early hours, officials were sent home to rest before the third and final count began at 6pm on...

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Approved by Sadiq Khan! Chelsea’s new stadium will be ‘jewel in London’s sporting crown’

Approved by Sadiq Khan! Chelsea’s new stadium will be ‘jewel in London’s sporting crown’

Chelsea’s plans for a new £500 million state of the art stadium have been approved by the Mayor of London, in a historic decision for the West London football club’s future. Plans for the new 60,000 seater stadium were initially give the green light by Hammersmith & Fulham Council in...

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England rugby squad train in Kensington ahead of Six Nations clash

The England rugby squad visited the new £30 million Kensington Leisure Centre for some water-based training and a game of water-polo ahead of their crucial Six Nations battle with Italy on Sunday. England, who have won an impressive 16 consecutive matches, made two trips to the state-of-the-art facility for some...

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Victoria Borwick MP visits Terrence Higgins Trust to support local people living with HIV

Victoria Borwick, MP for Kensington, visited the Terrence Higgins Trust to find out about its work tackling HIV and sexual health, and to take part in a complementary therapy session.  Victoria met volunteers and staff from the charity and discussed the importance of supporting people living with HIV. She also...

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Angel Investing

Since the financial crisis of 2008, the alternative market for private investment in enterprise has grown dramatically. Record low interest rates, increasingly generous tax reliefs under Enterprise Investment Schemes, stress tests on banks and a change in attitude towards entrepreneurship have been key. Alternative finance business lending, including angel investing,...

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