Around Mayfair

Bubble over

Bubbledogs, the gourmet hotdog specialists on Charlotte Street, gets a make-over, plus other food news.

French Fancy

The Roux family’s Waterside Inn at Bray offers an unforgettable three Michelin starred dining experience just a stone’s throw from London.

Values, poems and paintings

Frieda Hughes, daughter of literary legends Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes, talks about her own poetry, art and living with loss.

Dylan Jones in conversation

GQ editor Dylan Jones has written a book about American song The Wichita Lineman. He will be discussing it at the Mayfair & St James’s Literary Festival.

Great tarts in art

Portraits of notorious mistresses and courtesans by great artists come under the spotlight in this light-hearted talk as part of the Mayfair & St James’s Literary Festival.

Word power on screen

Actor Tobias Menzies talks about his powerful movie choices for the first film season at the Mayfair & St James’s Literary Festival.

Tales from the kitchen

Top women chefs talk about what inspires them to create delicious food, as part of the Mayfair Times & St James’s Literary Festival.

Tales from Couture

Top fashion artist David Downton gives us an insight into life in the glamorous world of Haute Couture.

Ink on Screen

See films hand-picked by actor Tobias Menzies – Don’t Look Now and Under the Skin – at the Regent Street Cinema, as part of our Literary Festival.

Halloween Poetry Hour

Spend Halloween listening to great actors reading the poetry of two great poets Elizabeth Bishop and Christina Rossetti at The London Library.

The Great Romantics

Stars of the stage and screen will read poetry by Keats, Shelley and Byron – three great but tragic poets who all died young.

Queen Victoria’s Palace

Enjoy a glimpse of Buckingham Palace in the days of Queen Victoria at a special exhibition in the State Rooms this summer.