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Fera at Claridge's - No WOW factor

Having relished a fantastic dinner at Simon Rogan’s Marylebone pop-up ‘Roganic’ back in 2011,  i was looking forward to checking out his latest London venture, Fera, at Claridge’s hotel in Mayfair. 854 more words

Restaurants

Mungo Jerry, "In the Summertime"

In the Summertime Mungo Jerry (Dawn, 1970)

In the Summertime was the debut single of British rock band Mungo Jerry. Lead singer Ray Dorset wanted to celebrate how carefree summer days are. 59 more words

Music

RBAF 2.0: Bahrain looks to upgrade Air Force

Bahrain is planning on upgrading its F-16 fleet as a prelude to buying a fourth generation fighter. With the tiny island kingdoms Fighting Falcons approaching the quarter century mark in an air force that itself is only thirty years old, Bahrain has begun casting about for replacements. 187 more words

News

The 40 greatest quotes from Sir Winston Churchill

Sir Winston Churchill, the greatest Briton, a hero and undoubtedly one of the most quoted men in history. He famously said “I have always earned my living by my pen and by my tongue.” So let’s look at the 40 greatest quotes from the finest man in British history. 1,162 more words

Kirkham's Lancashire

I really enjoyed shooting this little piece; Kirkham’s is so loose-textured, I had to hoover up all those little crumbs! Yum.

Ramblings

The Imitation Game: A Review

For starters, this is a very, very silly film. It frolics with the flair of a classic, self-conscious British export, all vintage frocks and nostalgia tinged tradition. 781 more words

Film Review

Cutty Sark pub - Greenwich

A Young’s pub with beautiful views over the River Thames taking in the O2 dome, the Cutty Sark pub is under new management (not sure since when, but don’t be put off by poor reviews for the former Cutty Sark… 285 more words

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