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Sail of the Century

Island Treasure

Global Gourmet Guide

Creme de la Creme

Private Jet Set

Art For All

Food / Drink

Chelsea food news

Chelsea food news

Here is a raft of good foodie news to dispel the mid-winter gloom, from new restaurants opening to delightful refurbs of old favourites.

What’s for supper?

What’s for supper?

Need some inspiration for winter cooking? Try these easy recipes by Miles Kirby, the co-founder and executive chef of Vardo restaurant, Duke of York Square.

Global gourmet guide

Global gourmet guide

Top chefs of Mayfair and St James’s tell us their favourite restaurants to visit across the world from New York to Venice.

Lifestyle

Community Awards winners

Community Awards winners

The Community Awards of Mayfair & St James’s 2020 were presented by Alexander Armstrong, from the BBC’s Pointless, at a glamorous ceremony at the Grosvenor House Hotel.

Back to the Nineties

Back to the Nineties

Nineties fashion is back for both men and women. Try these brands for style with a blast from the past and party like it’s 1999.

The eyes have it

The eyes have it

The father and son duo who run eyewear brand Moscot talk about their new store in Chelsea and the firm’s 105-year history.

Green dream

Green dream

RIXO may be relatively new on the fashion scene, but it has a cult following already. The vintage-inspired ‘green’ brand has a new pop-up on the King’s Road.

ART

Baroque and roll

Baroque and roll

Works of art – some never put on public display before – from the largely overlooked British Baroque period go on show at Tate Britain this spring.

Art season

Art season

Look out for a swathe of fabulous art exhibitions across the Chelsea and South Kensington area this season – from classic art to modern, collage to paintings of horses.

Houseboat artist

Houseboat artist

Don’t miss this startling exhibition by Chelsea houseboat artist Cyril de Commarque when you visit the Tutankhamun exhibition at the Saatchi Gallery.

Blue sky art

Blue sky art

See works of art by the finalists and winners of Sky Arts’ Landscape Artist of the Year series at Clarendon Fine Art in Mayfair.

Community Awards

Community Awards winners

Community Awards winners

The Community Awards of Mayfair & St James’s 2020 were presented by Alexander Armstrong, from the BBC’s Pointless, at a glamorous ceremony at the Grosvenor House Hotel.

The judges

The judges

You nominated the shortlist for the Community Awards of Mayfair & St James’s. Now meet the judges whose decisions will be announced later this month at a glittering awards event.

The shortlist

The shortlist

The shortlist of local businesses and people nominated for The Community Awards of Mayfair & St James’s has been announced! We can’t wait until winners are named later this month.

Business

Community Awards winners

Community Awards winners

The Community Awards of Mayfair & St James’s 2020 were presented by Alexander Armstrong, from the BBC’s Pointless, at a glamorous ceremony at the Grosvenor House Hotel.

Private jet set

Private jet set

There is no end to the range of one-of-a-kind experiences you can get on a private jet, from cultural trips for children to globe-trotting wine tours.

Keeping Victoria safe

Keeping Victoria safe

A new app designed to keep businesses and workers around Westminster and Victoria safe and informed during an emergency has been installed by local BIDs.

Lap of luxury

Lap of luxury

Meet Helen Brocklebank, CEO of Walpole which promotes British luxury retail at home and abroad, helping to keep the footfall high in Mayfair & St James’s.

People

Empowering others

Empowering others

Anita Choudhrie is the matriarch of an eminent Indian family based in the UK. Her charity is helping female disabled athletes get to the Tokyo Olympics.

Singing from the heart

Singing from the heart

Chelsea Pensioner Colin Thackery became the oldest ever winner of Britain’s Got Talent last year. Here he talks about the sudden change in his life at the age of 89.

John Simpson’s Chelsea

John Simpson’s Chelsea

Renowned world affairs broadcaster John Simpson tells us his favourite haunts in Chelsea, from places to eat and drink to shops.

Sail of the century

Sail of the century

Sailor Sir Ben Ainslie has 5 Olympic medals but one prize has escaped him – the America’s Cup. Now he is determined to make history and win it for the UK.

Travel

Sail into the sunset

Sail into the sunset

Experience authentic Kerala from the comfort of the luxury Oberoi Vrinda cruiser which offers delicious food, cultural trips and impeccable service.

Island treasure

Island treasure

The Indian Ocean offers everything from sustainable luxury in the Maldives to adventurous honeymoons in Mauritius and private islands in the Seychelles.

Crème de la crème

Crème de la crème

It’s called the most exclusive hideaway on the planet. The Hotel du Cap-Eden-Roc, on the French Riviera, is preparing to celebrate its 150th anniversary.

Finance

Visas made easy

Visas made easy

Get your visa wrong and you could miss your whole trip. New firm Viselio simplifies the process and even fills out those tedious forms for you.

What women want

What women want

With increasing amounts of the UK’s wealth now in women’s hands, a new network seeks to challenge the male-dominated finance industry.

Buying a super yacht

Buying a super yacht

Buying a super yacht is not plain sailing. We get inside advice from the experts on how to avoid the problems and sail off into the sunset.

Property

Take two

Take two

Walking into a second home should feel like, well, home. But how does the design brief for that second home in the sun differ from your main property?

A place in the sun

A place in the sun

So you want to buy property overseas? We show you some of the dos and don’ts of buying that second luxury home in the sun.

Famous Dolphin Square

Famous Dolphin Square

From royalty to spooks, Dolphin Square, an Art Deco block in Pimlico, is never out of the news for long and has been home to a host of famous names.

Cutting edge

Cutting edge

Thomas Balashev used the skills he learnt in the diamond industry to give his boutique property firm a cutting edge.

Culture

Grooving at 90

Grooving at 90

Hear stories from the music industry while sipping champagne at Grosvenor House at a special event to celebrate 90 years of the hotel and Decca Records.

Sir Ranulph’s reads

Sir Ranulph’s reads

Sir Ranulph Fiennes, the explorer and author, shares the five fascinating books which shaped his life and his adventures.

Winter events

Winter events

Try a range of events from rooftop cinema to a house party takeover at exclusive venues in the heart of London this festive season.

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