The next Festival de Cannes will take place from 12-23 May 2020. In order to achieve this level of longevity, the Festival de Cannes has remained faithful to its founding purpose: to draw attention to and raise the profile of films, with the aim of contributing towards the development of cinema, boosting the film industry worldwide and celebrating cinema at an international level. The American director Spike Lee is to serve as President of the Jury at the next Festival de Cannes. Read more
Quintessential British brand, Mulberry is renowned for its timeless designs and traditional quality. For more than forty years they have been designing and manufacturing contemporary and iconic accessories, and now they have launched their first ever fully sustainable leather bag. Their Responsibility Approach is called Mulberry Green, a title that reflects both the brand’s signature colour and our respect for the natural world. It is based on the principle that Mulberry will make a positive difference to its people, the environment and the community in which it works and is focused around materials, manufacturing, product and people. Read more
London Fashion Week visitors have access to many more designers through presentations, multi-brand and individual showrooms. London Fashion Week is one of the highest profile fashion events in the world and one of the big four international catwalk influencers. In addition to the official and off schedule events LFW has become a focus for a broader base of fashion linked activities with international designers, media and other high profile brands choosing to host their own events during the weeks. The BFC will devise a dynamic Positive Fashion focused schedule of events and activations in partnership with key retailers, cultural institutions and businesses to engage with new audiences and communities. Read more
The premier event in ocean rowing – A challenge that will take you more than 3000 Miles west from San Sebastian in La Gomera, Canary Islands, Spain (28oN 18oW) to Nelson’s Dockyard, English Harbour, Antigua & Barbuda (17oN 61oW). The annual race begins in early December, with up to 30 teams participating from around the world. The race structure brings together an environment where teams from across the globe gather in the race village San Sebastian in La Gomera, Canary Islands. Read more
Since 1876 Chantelle has been helping women around the world underpin their outfits with the sensuality and elegance that comes only with wearing French lingerie. A history rich in innovation of techniques and fabrics has seen Chantelle rise from humble roots as a Parisian corset maker to a world-leading, innately French brand that epitomises femininity with their lace and silk collections, body-sculpting shapewear and boutique accessories. With a brand philosophy firmly focused on refined quality, fans look to Chantelle for all their intimates needs – from comfortable everyday underwear to full lingerie sets, sleepwear, bridal and more. Read more
Mister Lasagna serves authentic Italian ‘fast food’ and is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, Monday – Sunday.
They offer 21 lasagna varieties with eight staple dishes of classic bolognese, ham & cheese, mushroom, pesto, carbonara, vegetable, four cheese and Napoletana (meatballs, egg, bolognese, ricotta and béchamel). They are available daily and joined by two specials, a rotation of 13 dishes; truffle, pumpkin, smoked salmon, chicken & chorizo, artichoke, courgette & cheese, vegetable, aubergine, cherry tomato & basil, mashed potato & egg, spinach, onion, spicy tomato sauce and tuna capers & olives. Diners are also able to choose from five complementary sauces which are to be served on top of the lasagna; bolognese, béchamel, mushroom, four cheese or tomato. Read more
TUMI Recycled Travel Collection is now available globally! Since 1975, TUMI has been creating world-class business and travel essentials, designed to upgrade, uncomplicate, and beautify all aspects of life on the move. Blending flawless functionality with a spirit of ingenuity, we’re committed to empowering journeys as a lifelong partner to movers and makers in pursuit of their passions. The new TUMI Recycled Capsule Collection is made using fabrics engineered from post-industrial and post-consumer waste, saving up to 17 plastic bottles (depending on its size) without compromising the quality. Read more
Taking place on 4th – 6th January 2020, LFWM dates fall so close to the New Year that, for this season, the BFC has taken the opportunity to shine a light on British talent through an international activation in Milan including a catwalk show, designer showrooms, digital installations and events. The British Fashion Council (BFC) is delighted to announce that at the 15th edition of London Fashion Week Men’s (LFWM) at the Truman Brewery hub, all shows within the BFC Show Space will be live streamed on the official London Fashion Week Instagram channel. Read more
Unforgettable Experience to get your friends and family together and see London light up for the new year, with parties, fireworks, cruises and more on New Year’s Eve in London. Take a look below for ideas of things to do: from the New Year fireworks and special New Year’s Eve day events, to dazzling meals and parties lasting into the early hours of 2020.
The New Year’s Eve Fireworks light up central London every New Year’s Eve with a dazzling spectacle of pyrotechnics.
NYE cruises with views of the fireworks:
• Choose a magical cruise on the Thames, where you can watch the NYE fireworks and enjoy live entertainment as you welcome 2020. Read more
Fortnum’s has led the Christmas charge for 312 years, with excellence in food and drink at its heart. That special time of year – when hearts and bellies are at their fullest – is closer than you think. From jam-packed hampers and famous tea, to celebratory tipples and glorious gifts for her & for him – your very merriest #FortnumsChristmas starts today. Packed full of celebration, this season has been at the heart of Fortnum’s for more than 300 years. Read more