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Friday 19 December 2014
Cert 12a | ★★★★☆  
Friday 19 December 2014
Donmar Warehouse | ★★★★☆
Friday 19 December 2014
Cert 15 | ★½
Friday 19 December 2014
Cert 12a | ★★★☆☆
Friday 19 December 2014
Barbican | ★★★★☆  
Friday 19 December 2014
With choice quotes from City A.M.’s film critics   GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL  
Thursday 18 December 2014
The titles that most floated our boat and the one that sank like a lead balloon BEST OVERALL GAME
Thursday 18 December 2014
In the run up to an evening’s performance it’s traditional for thesps to wish each other luck by saying “break a leg”.
Wednesday 17 December 2014
Food: ★★★★☆Value: ★★★☆☆Atmosphere: ★★☆☆☆ 1 Commodity Quay, St Katharine Docks, E1W 1AZW; Tel: 020 3011 5433 Cost for two with wine: £150  
Tuesday 16 December 2014
The Lexus RC F is a slow burner, but once that exhaust roars, this sporty coupé is an addictive ride.
Monday 15 December 2014
  Washington DC has grown from somewhere you work to somewhere to eat.  
Friday 12 December 2014
ICA | ★★★★☆
Friday 12 December 2014
Olivier Theatre | ★★★☆☆
Friday 12 December 2014
Cert 12a | ★★★★☆ When Peter Jackson approached Billy Connolly to play the fiercest of Tolkien’s dwarves, he asked, “Have you read The Hobbit?” and Connolly replied “No, and I don’t like people who have.
Friday 12 December 2014
Cert 15 | ★★★☆☆
Friday 12 December 2014
Whether you’re a fan of cutting-edge theatre, a good old singalong or a traditional Christmas pantomime, London’s got you covered. Here are some of our favourites.   MOTHER GOOSE
Thursday 11 December 2014
Il Massimo hamper
Thursday 11 December 2014
Sipsmith Sloe Gin 2010
Thursday 11 December 2014
SMS Audio BioSport in-ear headphones with heart monitor  The perfect gift for the fitness fanatic in your life, these ear-buds don’t just play music, they also monitor your heart-rate.
Wednesday 10 December 2014
Ana Morris, the chef of Islington’s favourite rotisserie chicken restaurant LeCoq, on how to unite a community using only a spit and some good quality birds from Suffolk.
Tuesday 09 December 2014
While we’re toiling away at screens and desks, day-dreaming about the Grand Cru we might open with friends on Saturday, Gary Boom is doing just that.
Tuesday 09 December 2014
BMW applies its supercar hybrid drive technology to its best-selling family car with impressive results
Tuesday 09 December 2014
Fearing the end of Serial? Don’t worry, there are plenty other great storytelling podcasts out there
Monday 08 December 2014
The Royal Palm, haunt of former French presidents François Mitterrand and Jacques Chirac, has just undergone a £10m refurbishment.
Friday 05 December 2014
Science Museum | ★★★★☆
Wednesday 03 December 2014
The only thing Anja Niemi likes more than taking photographs is being photographed herself.
Wednesday 03 December 2014
William Wordsworth wrote of a “sense sublime, something far more deeply interfused, whose dwelling is the light of setting suns, and the round ocean, and the living air, and the blue sky.” A “sense sublime” is a good way of describing the feelings
Wednesday 03 December 2014
For the past half-century, Glen Grant 50 Year Old has been maturing into a single-malt of unrivalled richness and intensity
Wednesday 03 December 2014
There are times – 8.30am, Monday morning, on the Northern Line, say – when the idea of a watch that fires lethal darts might seem rather appealing.
Wednesday 03 December 2014
In November, Sotheby’s in Geneva set a new world record for the most expensive timepiece ever sold – namely the Henry Graves Supercomplication, made by Patek Philippe in 1926 for the eponymous American banker, which hammered for no less than £15m.
Wednesday 03 December 2014
Watching Interstellar the other night was a thought provoking experience.
Wednesday 03 December 2014
There’s a very good reason top quality watches can set you back six figures.
Wednesday 03 December 2014
Parker has delved into its history to celebrate its 125th anniversary – and the classic Duofold is better than ever.
Wednesday 03 December 2014
Film scores are typically there to draw the audience into the world of a movie, to guide their emotional response without acting as too much of a distraction – a delicate piano concerto over a couple’s first kiss or a soaring orchestral movement a
Wednesday 03 December 2014
A lot of people see cashmere as being a little self-indulgent, an unnecessary extra expense when just plain wool is perfectly serviceable. But trust me: once you try it, you won’t go back.
Wednesday 03 December 2014
  Be the star of the show on Christmas day with these festive treats.    
Tuesday 02 December 2014
  December is upon us and it’s now perfectly acceptable to buy a take-away Christmas lunch – our sandwich committee checked out some of the most popular.   Fred’s at Tesco Thanksgiving Sandwich   
Tuesday 02 December 2014
Audi’s latest luxury saloon may have Porsche performance but for the cash you should be having more fun.
Monday 01 December 2014
  Keith Perry checks out the best mountainwear for the 2014-15 season, from alpine watches to arctic parkas, light-sensitive snow goggles and transceivers. Canada Goose parka
Friday 28 November 2014
  We think a few of these movie characters have been lying about their incomes if they can afford these flats  
Friday 28 November 2014
Tech is making its mark on property. Suna Interior Design explains how to make CGIs stylish for buyers.
Friday 28 November 2014
Melissa York visits Covent Garden to see what’s in store for the newest residents moving into The Beecham.
Friday 28 November 2014
Eric Idle used to let movie stars stay in his home in St John’s Wood while filming. Now, anyone can stay, for the right price.  
Friday 28 November 2014
  Cert PG | ★★★★☆  
Thursday 27 November 2014
 
Wednesday 26 November 2014
  Ben Tish, executive chef of Salt Yard, Ember Yard, Opera Tavern and Dehesa talks mince pies.  

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