Around Victoria

Transforming Victoria

The Victoria Business Improvement District had a remit to spruce up the area and boost the local economy. Ten years on, has it worked?

Food dinner date

A flurry of new restaurants has opened in Victoria, making the area into one of central London’s hottest dining destinations.

Westminster’s watchman

Fraser Nelson, editor of The Spectator, talks about how the world’s oldest weekly has weathered the decline in printed media and embraced the digital age.

Art of hospitality

The Conrad London St James Hotel is offering a vintage menu to celebrate its owner Hilton’s centenary this year.

Royal plans

Grosvenor is consulting on plans to redevelop the Cundy Street flats, in Victoria, where Charles and Camilla began their romance.

Fashion goes public

You are invited to join the excitement as London Fashion Week gets underway, with cat walk shows and events to celebrate design and creativity across the capital.

Regency charm

From Boris Johnson to cab drivers, Londoners love to pop into Regency Café for what is arguably “the best English breakfast” in town.

Vintage vibes

With sustainability the buzz word of 2019, the eco-conscious fashion shopper is going vintage. Susie Nelson of Modes and More explains why secondhand is on the rise.

Victoria by design

See stunning design ideas from a giant labyrinth to innovative West End costumes across Victoria in September as part of the London Design Festival.

Michel Roux’s travels

Michel Roux Junior, the two-star Michelin chef, talks about his travels and growing up in his famously foodie family.

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.

Address to impress

Buckingham Green is a luxury, mixed-use development with a community feel.