Around St James's

A Christmas fit for royalty

Enjoy Christmas in style at Coworth Park in Berkshire, the luxury country house hotel where Prince Harry spent the night before his wedding.

The gift of giving

Christmas is the time for giving. Meet some of the UK’s biggest givers – the multi-millionaire and billionaire philanthropists who give back.

A Mayfair Christmas

Enjoy a merry Mayfair Christmas at stylish venues in the heart of London. Try a festive afternoon tea with champagne, a jazz brunch or a vodka cocktail.

Riding the Wave

Meet Daniel Humm, Claridge’s new cooking talent. He was a professional cyclist at age 14 and had a Michelin star at the age of just 24.

Celebrating literature

The second Mayfair & St James’s Literary Festival celebrated the rich written heritage of this unique part of London, and even included a short film strand.


British jewellery from the 1960’s goes on show this month following an auction of fine watches and jewellery from around the world.

Behind the screens

See costumes, scripts and other materials from TV and film at the BAFTA: Behind the Screens exhibition in a new venue in Piccadilly.

One-stop law firm

Mayfair-based law firm Burlingtons go the extra mile for clients. Alongside the usual legal services, they now offer a complete wraparound service.

Love letter to Paris

Hotel Lutetia, a landmark, luxury hotel on Paris’s Left Bank, has long been a magnet for writers, artists and celebrities. Now it has undergone a huge revamp.

Community awards countdown

It’s not long until we roll out the red carpet for the Community Awards of Mayfair & St James’s 2020. Nominate your favourite person or place today.

Vegan London

To celebrate World Vegan Month, here is our round-up of some of the best plant-based food in the capital from afternoon tea to a 10 course dinner.

Chef’s delight

Hélène Darroze at The Connaught, the Mayfair restaurant with two Michelin stars, has gone for a new look.