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Thursday 12 January 2012
Shirts this season are sticking largely to last year’s key trend: less is more. While suits are becoming more adventurous, shirts will remain relatively low-key.
Thursday 12 January 2012
HOCKNEY AT THE ROYAL ACADEMY, 21 JAN-9 APRIL
Wednesday 11 January 2012
There are a number of criteria that make up the ideal family car.
Wednesday 11 January 2012
ECONOMICAL C1 GETS A REFRESH
Tuesday 10 January 2012
SHARES in house builder Persimmon rose 2.8 per cent yesterday after it said it expects its underlying full-year pre-tax profit to rise by half, helped by higher sales margins, and said it was confident of further growth in 2012 as first time buyer
Tuesday 10 January 2012
UK HOUSE prices continued to fall at the end of last year, a widely-regarded survey revealed this morning, yet prices in the capital are still bucking the trend.
Tuesday 10 January 2012
THE CITY and the Docklands enjoyed a big lift in commercial property deals last year, with £6.3bn changing hands through 108 transactions, new figures show.
Tuesday 10 January 2012
People rarely have a clean break with their good intentions. They disappear gradually, a death by 1000 cuts.
Tuesday 10 January 2012
FITNESS & DIET EXPERT
Tuesday 10 January 2012
IF you had to guess where J.C. Chandor’s sympathies lie, you’d probably go with “anti-banker”.
Tuesday 10 January 2012
Capitalism: A Love Story
Monday 09 January 2012
TOP-END house prices in London have kept rising despite global economic uncertainty, according to data seen by City A.M.
Monday 09 January 2012
A LETTINGS agency that plans to attract ex-City workers and bankers to expand its network of franchises has announced its intention to float on the Alternative Investment Market in a listing that will raise £8m including £3m in new money.
Monday 09 January 2012
WE set off from London hotly anticipating both the serenity of the Mozambican beach and the rugged landscape and heart-pounding thrill of hunting (seeking not shooting) big game in the Tanzanian bush.
Monday 09 January 2012
Bag a bargain trip to the Emerald Isle
Monday 09 January 2012
THE DEVIL ALL THE TIME BY DONALD RAY POLLOCK Harvill Secker, £12.99 ***
Monday 09 January 2012
HELPS SOLVE YOUR WORK-LIFE PROBLEMS
Monday 09 January 2012
FALLING SIDEWAYS BY THOMAS E KENNEDY Bloomsbury, £17.99 ***
Friday 06 January 2012
From initial reservations about the strength of the property market at the start of the year to the unexpected uplift in house prices as the year progressed, 2011 was not an easy year to predict.
Friday 06 January 2012
CITY MILLS Price: from £245,000

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Friday 06 January 2012
DIRECTOR, DOUGLAS & GORDON Q. Thinking prices would be going down last year I signed a one year rental. Values seem to be going up, should I buy or stay renting?
Friday 06 January 2012
COMMUTING:
Friday 06 January 2012
FILM THE IRON LADY Cert: 12A ***
Friday 06 January 2012
FILM GOON Cert 15 *
Thursday 05 January 2012
Gadgets and fashion are uneasy bed-fellows.
Thursday 05 January 2012
At a time of year when success stories are being lauded in a frenzy of year-end round-ups, spare a thought for those standing in the shadows, solemnly planning their new year’s resolutions.
Thursday 05 January 2012
WATCH2PAY, £99
Thursday 05 January 2012
Recent suit trends have been resolutely one-dimensional – slim. Collections from almost every major designer and Savile Row tailor have been overwhelmingly slanted towards this classic look.
Thursday 05 January 2012
The accrual of festive flab is unpleasant on several scores: one, none of your clothes fit properly, leaving you obsessively watching the clock until you can go home and sprawl in pyjamas on the sofa.
Wednesday 04 January 2012
LIZ CLAIBORNE TO CHANGE NAME
Tuesday 03 January 2012
It’s taken me years to come around to the 4x4. I wouldn’t say I was anti-SUV – it’s just that I’ve never understood the attraction. For a life in the countryside, fine, go right ahead, it makes a lot of sense.
Tuesday 03 January 2012
GIRLS ARE DEFINITELY ALLOWED IN CUSTOM RENAULT TWINGO
Tuesday 03 January 2012
THE rich and international do not tire of Paris. Though it was hardly lacking in ultra-luxe period hotels before, the city evidently needed more.
Tuesday 03 January 2012
Mishkin’s 25 Catherine Street, WC2B 5JS Tel: 020 7240 2078, mishkins.co.uk FOOD **** SERVICE *** ATMOSPHERE *** Cost per person without wine: £30
Tuesday 03 January 2012
QUAFFER’S CORNER
Tuesday 03 January 2012
SPICE UP JANUARY AT THE CINNAMON CLUB
Friday 23 December 2011
MILDMAY PARK Price: £2.95m
Friday 23 December 2011
Managing Director of Kay & Co, central London estate agency
Friday 23 December 2011
SAVILE ROW LEASE SOLD TO JOINT VENTURE
Friday 23 December 2011
Film MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE 4 Cert: 12A *** By Steve Dinneen
Friday 23 December 2011
Film THE ARTIST ***** CERT: PG BY STEVIE MARTIN
Friday 23 December 2011
If you’re inclined to splash the cash when you imbibe or if only the finest and rarest liquids pass your lips, you’ll be pleased to know one of the oldest and most expensive spirits in the world has landed in London.
Thursday 22 December 2011
IN the Lord Byron room of Brown’s Hotel on Albemarle Street, a slow-grown just-roasted chicken rests on a bespoke stand and our mission is to carve it – properly.
Wednesday 21 December 2011
How can a car be comfortable when you’re off-roading?” asks my incredulous co-driver of the latest 2012 <a href="http://www.landrover.com/gb/en/rr/range-rover-sport/&quot
Wednesday 21 December 2011
MERCEDES-BENZ SHOWS OFF ITS LATEST ALUMINIUM SL
Tuesday 20 December 2011
Restaurant 34 34 Grosvenor Square, W1K 2HD Tel: 020 3350 3434 FOOD *** SERVICE ***** ATMOSPHERE ***** Cost per person without wine: £50
Tuesday 20 December 2011
IF you are roasting a Turkey this Christmas, I direct you to my earlier article on Thanksgiving (still available on the City A.M. website) – for more exotic meats read on. Duck, Goose and Pork are, let’s not mince words, fatty.
Tuesday 20 December 2011
MONTHLY ART AT SUDA THAI
Monday 19 December 2011
LONDON’S house prices rose 6.4 per cent in the last 12 months – an average of £500 a week – and have further to rise next year, according to Rightmove. Nationally, prices rose 1.5 per cent, and are expected to go up by two per cent in 2012.

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