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Tuesday 03 December 2013
AS THE holiday season approaches, the chances are very high that a vast number of calories will be passing your lips in the days and weeks to come.
Tuesday 03 December 2013
THE 5:2 diet is the perfect approach to survive the Christmas festivities and not end up spending next January trying to lose that extra weight you gained in December.
DANIO is a super thick
Tuesday 03 December 2013
DANIO is a super thick, super tasty strained yogurt, which is high in protein and low in fat. Each pot is packed with at least 12g of protein making it the perfect post-workout snack.
1. Arts Hotel, Spain
Monday 02 December 2013
Hotels in which you don’t need to leave your bedroom for a spectacular vista
Walt Disney (Tom Hanks) showing an unimpressed Emma Thompson (P.L. Travers) around Disneyland
Friday 29 November 2013
FILM SAVING MR BANKS Cert PG | By Simon Thomson Four Stars
A particularly probing session from In the Next Room at St James Theatre until 4 Jan
Friday 29 November 2013
THEATRE IN THE NEXT ROOM (OR THE VIBRATOR PLAY) St James Theatre | By Simon Thomson Four Stars
Friday 29 November 2013
THE PARTY train is chugging full steam ahead as Christmas approaches. Perhaps Nick House and Kelly Brook have been inspired by the season for their new City venture, Steam and Rye, which takes cues from the Roaring Twenties and the Wild West.
How to stay sane in the workplace
Thursday 28 November 2013
Jonathan Trott’s dramatic surprise departure from the Ashes tour reminds us that stress is a serious problem
Thursday 28 November 2013
I’m six weeks through an intensive get-fit programme, which involves not only hitting the gym four times a week, but completely overhauling the way I eat.
Xbox 360
Thursday 28 November 2013
Everything you need to know about the long-awaited sequel to the Xbox 360
LEGEND OF ZELDA
Thursday 28 November 2013
REVIEW LEGEND OF ZELDA: A LINK BETWEEN WORLDS | by Steve Dinneen Four Stars
The main dining room
Wednesday 27 November 2013
FOOD Four Stars VALUE Three Stars ATMOSPHERE Four Stars Cost for two with matched wine and some sherry £148 Address: 21 St Swithins Lane, EC4N 8AD Tel: 020 7626 2606
Gaucho’s Canary Wharf restaurant
Wednesday 27 November 2013
Fernando Larroude, master griller at steakhouse Gaucho, on how to treat a piece of meat
Wednesday 27 November 2013
Fernando Larroude’s Steak & Chimichurri STEAK Cut of tapa the ancho (topside rib eye) Rock salt
Wednesday 27 November 2013
Phil Crozier, director of wine at Gaucho, picks his favourite bottles from the menu Vina Patricia Malbec 2010
Tuesday 26 November 2013
As the City Fit Challenge nears its nail-biting conclusion, we check up on our intrepid participants
Tuesday 26 November 2013
THE POWER OF PROTEIN FOODS
SKODA RAPID SPACEBACK 1.6 TDI 90PS
Tuesday 26 November 2013
Skoda has built a strong reputation on its solid, dependable cars. Now it’s aiming for something more stylish
FORD FOCUS EDGE 1.6 TDCI 115PS
Tuesday 26 November 2013
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Monday 25 November 2013
@steve_dinneen iPAD MINI From £319 for 16GB wi-fi only Four Stars
Monday 25 November 2013
EMILY DICICCO BRINGS YOU THE VERY BEST iPAD CASES Smythson All of Smythson’s leather iPad Mini cases can be personalised with up to fifteen characters of text or images for just under £100. smythson.com; £235
The lodge at Cheval des Andes
Monday 25 November 2013
Laura Ivill travels to Mendoza in Argentina to experience the wine-making journey from humble grape to fine-dining staple
Milkwood Studios
Friday 22 November 2013
Milkwood Studios, purpose built for the comedy legends, is a chance to live in a part of British culture
New homes in West Hampstead
Friday 22 November 2013
New homes in West Hampstead will be inspired by Bauhaus architecture and contemporary design
Friday 22 November 2013
DIRECTOR, DOUGLAS & GORDON Q: Do I have a shot at buying a property in one of those new developments on the Riverside?
Kerry Ann Smith, founder of The Feng Shui Connection, with a living room she has designed to adhere to the ancient Chinese principles
Friday 22 November 2013
Positive energy guru Kerry Ann Smith tells City A.M. why feng shui interior design is just common sense
SUPPLY & DEMAND
Friday 22 November 2013
DIRECTOR, DOUGLAS & GORDON
The green and pleasant land of Regent’s Park
Friday 22 November 2013
IF YOU’RE finding it hard to fall in love with the towers of London and you want something a bit more traditional, then look into living near Regent’s Park.
Friday 22 November 2013
1 The ZSL London Zoo is one of the most popular days out in the capital. Founded in 1826, the zoo is home to Guy the gorilla, Goldie the golden eagle and Winnie the bear. For tickets and opening times, log on to zsl.org.
NORTH GATE, NW8
Friday 22 November 2013
NORTH GATE, NW8 £7.5m
Jennifer Lawrence (second from right) is on good but not scintillating form in Catching Fire
Friday 22 November 2013
FILM HUNGER GAMES: CATCHING FIRE Cert 12a | By Simon Thomson Three Stars
ION CAMERAS AIRPRO3 WI-FI
Thursday 21 November 2013
The weather’s freezing, the trains are up the creek because of a few leaves and your summer holiday tan vanished months ago. But there’s one good reason to be cheerful – there’s fresh snow in the Alps.
ASPINAL OF LONDON VIOLET WITH VIOLET LOTUS FLOWER CANOPY
Thursday 21 November 2013
TED BAKER DRIPDOT WALKER UMBRELLA £40 You’re sure to stay completely dry with this extra large umbrella from Ted Baker. The wooden handle looks smart with geo-print on the inner side. tedbaker.com
The winemaking region of Cornas
Wednesday 20 November 2013
This little-known region is producing stellar wines – get in now to impress your friends Bottle.opener@cityam.com
Wednesday 20 November 2013
@philip_salter WHETHER you’re knocking back happy-hour m ojitos at Be At One or sipping on millionaire cocktails at The Savoy’s American Bar, what you’re drinking doesn’t always matter.
Wednesday 20 November 2013
There’s something delightfully decadent about smoking a cigar on a boat, even if it’s moored at the Victoria Embankment.
Wednesday 20 November 2013
Now open to the public at The Mall Galleries in London from 10am until 5pm every day until Sunday 24 November. Admission is free and all works are for sale.
Tuesday 19 November 2013
As we enter week two, our challengers are trying to fit regular gym visits and salad-making into their busy lives
Danio contains 12g of protein and is available in six delicious flavours
Tuesday 19 November 2013
WORKING OUT FOR THE HARD-WORKING
INFINITI Q50S HYBRID
Tuesday 19 November 2013
This tech-heavy premium motor has an impressive array of gadgetry but fails to knock your socks off
LEXUS IS 300H SE
Tuesday 19 November 2013
CHECK OUT THESE ALTERNATIVES... BMW ACTIVE HYBRID 3 PRICE: £40,560 0-62MPH: 5.3 secs TOP SPEED: 155mph CO2 G/KM: 139g/km MPG COMBINED: 47.9mpg The VERDICT:
Actor-director Joseph Gordon Levitt and Scarlett Johansson as Don Jon and Barbara Sugarman
Monday 18 November 2013
FILM THE COUNSELLOR Cert 18 | By Simon Thomson Two Stars
Monday 18 November 2013
LONDON bears many nightlife gifts in the run up to Christmas. Pleasure seekers can revel in Mason House, a 5000 sqft high-end nightclub on Argyll Street that has been designed to resemble a Masonic Temple.
The Santiago Tower at dusk
Monday 18 November 2013
From mountains to desert, Ashwin Bhardwaj is enchanted by the diverse delights of Chile
Oprah Winfrey and Forest Whitaker as husband and wife in The Butler
Friday 15 November 2013
FILM THE BUTLER Cert 12a | Three stars
Akingbola and Poyser as the two prisoners
Friday 15 November 2013
THEATRE THE ISLAND The Clare at the Young Vic | Four stars DUST swirls under bright lights as you enter The Clare Theatre at The Young Vic.
Friday 15 November 2013
FILM DOM HEMINGWAY Cert 15 | One star
Friday 15 November 2013
MUSIC STEVE REICH Royal Albert Hall | Five stars
Canvass
Thursday 14 November 2013
The annuaL ING Discerning Eye Exhibition opens to the public today at The Mall Galleries in London.

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