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Rachel Kelly at Covent Garden

Congratulations to RIAM Alumnus, Rachel Kelly, who is currently starring alongside Placido Domingo in Verdi’s I Due Foscari at The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. 167 more words

Winter is a-coming...

Geese are getting fat. I’m getting increasingly worried about my inability to find a pair of boots I like.

However, all is not lost! ROH’s general booking opened today (technically yesterday by now) and I am hashtag winning! 189 more words


So, how do I get into your gang?

Last Wednesday, we were offered free tickets to see a recital given by two Jette Parker Young Artists, Rachel Kelly and Kiandra Howarth accompanied by David Gowland. 476 more words

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Mum & Warplanes...

‘My god, they are HUGE!’ Mum gasped, her eyes widened as large as saucers.
We were at RAF Museum in Colindale, North London. As we sauntered around the displays, we noticed how the atmosphere was still and quiet. 143 more words


A Taste of India's Grand Trunk Road at Moti Mahal | Restaurant Review

My second greatest love after travel is food. When I am not on my travels, I like to think I can still ‘eat my way around the world’ in London’s melting pot of international¬† 1,134 more words

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A Night at the Theatre - Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

Now the evening didn’t start off too well as I managed to time the tube at Caledonian Road with all the Arsenal fans. If that wasn’t bad enough my exit was among bus loads of slow walking tourists at Leicester Square! 405 more words


London 2014: Soho, Seven Dials and Denmark Street

Friday afternoon we take a tour of Westminster Abbey and attend the Evensong service, complete with seats in the Quire, the area behind nave. Afterward we ride the tube to Covent Garden (where the trains lets us off 150 feet below street level and there is an insane wait for one of the two elevators that services the station), eat supper at Shake Shack in Covent Garden, and finish off with a leisurely walk back on crowded streets through 7 Dials, Denmark Street, and back up Charing Cross to Great Russell Street and home. 1,339 more words