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Haigh - A handsome stranger arrives at your hotel

This week we have a returning guest blogger, crime writer Dr Jonathan Oates whose most recent book is about another murderer with Kensington connections.

Imagine this: you are staying in a hotel in London as a permanent guest. 1,442 more words

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It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas in Kensington and Chelsea...

As the nights draw in, the temperatures start to drop and a certain man in the North Pole gets a lot busier, the Royal Borough springs to life to celebrate Christmas throughout December. 275 more words


Kensington Mums Beauty Masterclass, this Thursday at Whole Foods Kensington

Join Kensington Mums and their little ones for a beauty master class at Whole Foods Kensington on Thursday 18th Sept 2014 from 1.00pm-3.00pm.

With the help of in-house Healthy Eating Specialist Maura come prepare some amazing natural products for you to try & take home, such as apple cider vinegar toner, green goddess face masks and coffee and coconut body scrub. 13 more words

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Golden Hinges

21st August 2014

“Back on its golden hinges
The gate of Memory swings,
And my heart goes into the garden
And walks with the olden things.”

- Ella Wheeler Wilcox


The School Play: Queen's Gate School 1905-1913

I came across these pictures while looking for  a complete copy of a single school magazine from Catharine Lodge. At the same class number where the magazine should have been was a small collection of school magazines from Queen’s Gate School, South Kensington. 1,009 more words

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