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WRDSMTH Hits London 2017

Once again in the quiet the holidays bring London was fortunate enough to receive a visit from LA based Street Artist WRDSMTH,  who once again has left us with a lovely, humourous and inspiring set of works placed up around Central, East and West London. 314 more words

Street Art

Maps and books in London

On Tuesday evening, we took a train to London and as normality had been restored after the previous day’s strike, it was only a short Tube journey to reach our hotel. 379 more words

Books, Bookshops And Libraries

Taberna Do Mercado

Taberna Do Mercado

Old Spitalfields Market, 107b Commercial Street, E1 6BG

Taberna Mercado by Nuno Mendes, the Portuguese chef best known for helming the kitchen at the Chiltern Firehouse: 2015’s best-loved celebrity hangout, beloved by a stream of A listers, and making Mendes indirectly responsible for most of this year’s celebrity gossip. 457 more words


New Year, New Food!

I’ve tried some new dishes recently and wanted to share them with you.

I made tofush and chips on NYE by seasoning and wrapping some tofu in nori seaweed  (the kind you get on sushi rolls) and then dipping in batter and frying. 713 more words


Two Paintings

During our visit to the Courtauld Gallery the week before Christmas, two paintings particularly caught my attention. They were of a couple of my favourite buildings in north London. 190 more words


A Giant Reborn: the restored 1735 Richard Bridge organ of Christ Church, Spitalfields

A Giant Reborn
The restored 1735 Richard Bridge organ of Christ Church, Spitalfields, London
Gerard Brooks
Fugue State Records FSRCD010. 2CDs. 77’02+66’35

Music by Prelleur, Handel, Greene, Stanley, Bull, Barrett, Purcell, Croft, Heron, Boyce, Walond, Arne, Nares, Reading, James, Keeble… 1,078 more words

CD Reviews

Review: HotBox London

I love my meats. I love BBQ, and I’m big fan of all things smokey. So naturally it didn’t take much convincing for me to visit… 398 more words