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Monday 28 April 2014
WHERE TO STAY Rocco Forte’s Hotel de Rome is located on one of the most important squares in former East Berlin. The rooms are among the most luxurious in Germany.
Friday 25 April 2014
As residential prices soar, developers are turning commercial spaces into homes
Friday 25 April 2014
Michael Jackson’s favourite London hotel has been revived as The Hempel Collection
Friday 25 April 2014
New homes in Kensington and Chelsea hope to woo buyers looking for English courtyards and grand staircases
Friday 25 April 2014
EVERYONE knows that the Olympic Games were held in Stratford, east London, nearly two years ago, but few people know it for much else.
Friday 25 April 2014
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, DOUGLAS & GORDON
Friday 25 April 2014
High-end interiors firm Carden Cunietti to sell off 20 years’ worth of treasures
Friday 25 April 2014
SOMETIMES I find myself coughing on sawdust on building sites.
Friday 25 April 2014
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, DOUGLAS & GORDON Q I have been renting out my flat but the letting agent looking after the property never seems to be available when I want to contact them. What can I do to make them return my calls?
Wednesday 23 April 2014
The new Mitsubishi Outlander lasts and lasts – it might just be the SUV to clean up the City
Wednesday 23 April 2014
CHECK OUT THESE ALTERNATIVES... NISSAN LEAF PRICE: £21,490 (after grant) 0-62MPH: 11.5 secs TOP SPEED: 87mph CO2 G/KM: 0g/km MPG COMBINED: N/A
Tuesday 22 April 2014
ART HENRI MATISSE: THE CUT-OUTS Tate Modern  Five Stars
Tuesday 22 April 2014
FILM AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 2 Cert 12A  Three Stars
Tuesday 22 April 2014
FILM THE LOVE PUNCH Cert 12A  Two Stars
Tuesday 22 April 2014
THEATRE ‘TIS PITY SHE’S A WHORE Barbican  Four Stars
Tuesday 22 April 2014
Steve is undertaking a 10 week “total body transformation” programme with No.1 Fitness, which involves four sessions at the gym a week, a strictly-controlled diet and absolutely no alcohol under any circumstances whatsoever (not even a little bit,
Thursday 17 April 2014
Make summer a breeze with these clever warm-weather devices Biolite camp stove, £129.95
Wednesday 16 April 2014
@steve_dinneen RESTAURANT 1 Kensington High Street, W8 5NP Tel: 0207 795 6533 FOOD Two Stars VALUE Two Stars ATMOSPHERE Two Stars Cost for two without booze: £100
Wednesday 16 April 2014
Fortnum & Mason’s hand decorated milk chocolate egg Billed as a “work of art in chocolate”, this oval marvel was hand-crafted in England. Available with a pink or blue ribbon, the egg is filled with chocolate treats.
Tuesday 15 April 2014
It may not be in the same league as the P1 but the 650S is the best consolation prize anyone could hope for
Tuesday 15 April 2014
CHECK OUT THESE ALTERNATIVES... FERRARI 458 SPECIALE PRICE: £208,000 0-62MPH: 3.0 secs TOP SPEED: 202+ mph CO2 G/KM: 275g/km MPG COMBINED: 23.9mpg
Monday 14 April 2014
FILM THE RAID 2: BERANDAL Cert 18 | By Alex Dymoke Three Stars
Monday 14 April 2014
ART PANGAEA Saatchi Gallery | By Joseph Funnell Two Stars
Monday 14 April 2014
THEATRE DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS The Savoy Theatre | By Alex Dymoke Four Stars
Monday 14 April 2014
The day after the London Marathon, Kasmira Jefford tells us where to head for the next race
Monday 14 April 2014
WHERE TO STAY
Friday 11 April 2014
Take a tour of one of the City’s most exclusive new addresses
Friday 11 April 2014
EVERY year the Oxford and Cambridge boat race serves as a useful reminder that London riverside living isn’t all about steel, glass and gleaming tower blocks.
Friday 11 April 2014
Find out why creative types are leaving central London for new leafy townhouses
Friday 11 April 2014
Daniel O’Mahoney plays prospective buyer (and golf) at the resort
Thursday 10 April 2014
The humble GIF has been in vogue for a while. Now the medium has its own art prize
Thursday 10 April 2014
GIFBOOM With a range of filters and social media sharing options, this GIF-making mobile app is the Instagram of motion photography. Upload photos from your camera roll or record yourself before adding text and filters.
Wednesday 09 April 2014
@steve_dinneen RESTAURANT THALI 166 Old Brompton Road, SW5 0BA Tel: 020 7373 2626 FOOD Four Stars VALUE Four Stars ATMOSPHERE Four Stars Cost for two with some wine: £107
Tuesday 08 April 2014
The new Mercedes C-Class has finally emerged from the shadow of its big brother, the S-Class
Tuesday 08 April 2014
Steve is undertaking a 10 week “total body transformation” programme with No.1 Fitness, which involves four sessions at the gym a week, a strictly controlled diet and absolutely no alcohol under any circumstances whatsoever (not even a little bit,
Monday 07 April 2014
Can you escape the dawdling Americans and the lairy parties
Monday 07 April 2014
GLOBAL travel is at the heart of both our working and personal lives, yet one in six of us suffers from pteromerhanophobia – the fear of flying.
Monday 07 April 2014
WHERE TO STAY When it comes to luxury accommodation, there’s only one place to stay in Toronto: the Four Seasons. The chain started in Toronto, and the flagship duly embodies the Four Seasons’ signature mix of style and indulgence.
Friday 04 April 2014
FILM DIVERGENT CERT 12a Three Stars
Friday 04 April 2014
FILM THE DOUBLE Cert 15 Four Stars
Friday 04 April 2014
FILM NOAH Cert 12a Two Stars
Thursday 03 April 2014
Savile Row cutter David Ward on reclaiming 200 years of bespoke excellence
Thursday 03 April 2014
Melissa York talks to Jerome Griffith, CEO of global travel brand Tumi, on how to cater for the modern, tech-obsessed, pet-carrying business traveller
Thursday 03 April 2014
THE phrase “personal shopper” makes me think of Trinny and Susannah dragging sartorially clueless men around the shops in the BBC’s What Not To Wear.
Thursday 03 April 2014
AUSTIN Reed has launched a new bespoke service, offering its customers a fully made to measure suit from just £399.
Thursday 03 April 2014
Emmett London’s creative director Nash Masood talks us through the process of designing your own shirt
Thursday 03 April 2014
By Aleksander Cvetkovic
Thursday 03 April 2014
The trio of much-hyped next generation consoles have taken their time to bed in but we’re set for a glut of A-list titles – here are the ones to watch out for this year, whether you’re into racing, sports or shooting things in the face
Thursday 03 April 2014
If you watch the minutes, the hours will look after themselves; check out these London-centric, time-saving apps

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