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MASERATI SPONSORS THE 31ST TURIN FILM FESTIVAL

The automotive red carpet belongs to Maserati today at the Turin Film Festival. The luxury car brand is official sponsor of the event which will create visibility for The House of Trident’s new Quattroporte. Chris Page (22 Nov’13) Read more

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Heston at Heathrow

Fat Duck devotees might be interested to know that celebrity chef Heston Blumenthal is planning a new venture - at Heathrow airport. Sam Hetti (18 Nov’13)

The venue will be the new £2.5 billion Terminal 2 (The Queen’s Building) which opens in June 2014 and will include a bar and a deli. The fare will be toned down; fish and chips, pizza and burgers but with a Blumenthal twist as featured in his TV show In Search of Perfection.

He follows the lead of Gordon Ramsay who landed his Plane Food outlet in Heathrow's Terminal Five. The new restaurant plans to despatch "multi-sensory" dining to customers within 11 minutes of orders being placed, as befits Heathrow’s business .  

 "This is an incredible project,” said Blumenthal. “There are so many different elements to consider when people are travelling. We want to deliver a broad spectrum of easy-to-enjoy, familiar dishes, from fish and chips to pizza. When we made the  In Search of Perfection series we spent hours researching the temperature of a pizza oven or the crunch of batter; it’s this inspiration that is behind the menu at Heathrow – with some truly British eccentricity thrown in for good measure."

Heathrow's Terminal 2, back in the 50's

“Our brand new, £2.5bn terminal will not only showcase the best of the UK’s art and engineering talent, but also one of its greatest culinary minds. This new restaurant will certainly introduce a unique and original dimension to the airport eating experience at Heathrow’ said Muriel Zingraff-Shariff, Heathrow’s retail director.

Fast food chain Leon and retailer John Lewis are also set to join Terminal 2 eager to capitalise on its expected 20 million annual passenger traffic .

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Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show, New York

Taylor Swift sparkled amid the Victoria’s Secret ‘Angel’ models at the lingerie brand’s runway show in New York last night. The dramatic show took a distinctly British turn as depicted by Swift’s Britannia ensemble. Abigail Parkin (14 Nov’13)

 

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ISABELLA BLOW: FASHION GALORE! EXHIBITION

Somerset House is to host a major event celebrating the life of fashion icon, the late Isabella Blow. The exhibition, Isabella Blow: Fashion Galore!  takes place this November in partnership with the Isabella Blow Foundation and Central Saint Martins. Abigail Parkin (29 Oct’13)                     

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Behind The Boosh Exhibition

                                                                                                                                           © Dave Brown

Proud Camden welcomes you on a ‘journey through time and space’ - an entreaty to the world of The Mighty Boosh. That fantastic series of surreal BBC comedy is now chronicled by a photographic exhibition - Behind The Boosh – from cast member Dave Brown. Abigail Parkin (20 Oct’13)

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Happy birthday Rimmel…

Last night saw models and musicians lead the charge for the big Rimmel party which celebrated '180 years of Cool'. The event marked Rimmel's imminent 180th anniversary and gave London a colourful Thursday night makeover . Sam Hetti breaks down the party. (11 Oct’13) Read more

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Vertu Constellation phone launch

 

Luxury phone leader Vertu celebrated the launch of its latest handset, the new Constellation. The new device took centre stage last night at the launch party in London. Sam Hetti (3 Oct'13)   Read more

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Tom Aikens & Suite Tasting

 

Chelsea-style dining indulgence is now on offer from boutique myhotelChelsea and Michelin-starred Tom Aikens Restaurant. Chris Page (30 Sep’13) Read more

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Zaha Hadid designed Serpentine Sackler Gallery opens

Tomorrow sees the public opening of the Serpentine Sackler Gallery at The Magazine, a former 1805 gunpowder store. Abigail Parkin looks at what visitors can expect. (27 Sep'13) Read more

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IAN SCHRAGER’S EDITION HOTEL BRIT ART COLLABORATION

Club and hotel king Ian Schrager is back in town for his hotel launch tomorrow and British artist Mat Collishaw marks the event with the creation of a 3D diamond exhibited in the lobby’s glass vestibule. Abigail Parkin (11 Sep ’13) Read more