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‘When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life’. (Samuel Johnson) Whatever your father is into, London has something to offer this father’s day. We’ve listed our favourites below but by all means ask our staff for more bespoke suggestions – they’ll be happy to help. Active Dads: The ArcelorMittal Orbit slide is currently the longest tunnel slide in the world. At 76m high and 178m long it has 12 twists and turns. Zip Now London is open for the summer and has 3 lines to choose from this......

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Disappointed that the bank holiday is almost over? Beat those evening blues by filling up your June calendar.. With so much on offer this June we have split our favourites by topic so you can jump to your favourite activities. Royal Pageantry: Still trawling the Royal Wedding photographs and internet stories? Don’t worry, they haven’t gone on their honeymoon just yet. The Queen’s official birthday is on the 9 June and you can celebrate by watching the Trooping of the Colours. Head to The Mall to follow the event. Looking for a......

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Next weekend, Windsor hosts the next Royal wedding – Prince Harry to Meghan Markle and London will be celebrating. Although there won’t be a bank holiday this time round, Londoner’s are still hosting all kinds of festivities. Check out our list of favourites below: The Bluebird Chelsea will be decked out in full bunting and host a royal BBQ for the day. There will also be a screening of the wedding for those who want to watch it on the big screen. https://www.bluebird-restaurant.co.uk/event/the-royal-wedding/ The Southbank Centre is hosting a Tea Dance –......

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After gorging on chocolate and hiding away from the snow and rain, Spring is actually here and April is the month to explore. From the 6th April, the Underbelly Festival returns to London’s Southbank for the 10th year in a row. The festival will last all summer and has a great lineup of cabaret, circus shows, comedy and music. They even have a few shows specially for children. ...

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A new branch of Ekachai has opened in Kings Cross - very near our Mabledon Court Hotel. Our guest reviewer went undercover to test out the new branch. Ekachai is a small chain that prices itself on being a family run and serves South Asian cuisine. The varied menu is excellent and offers a range of food for the vegetarian and carnivore alike. ...

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How long have you been with the group? I have been working with the Crown Group for the last 8 Years. What is your favourite part of working on Gower Street? Gower street is not as busy as other parts of London but it has great transport links to travel all over London and the UK. Also, some fascinating places like the British Museum, University College London, Oxford Street and the West End are all within walking distance. Our local Waterstones is also great! Where is your favourite place in London? My......

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With the January blues firmly behind us, London is picking itself up this February. Today we are sharing our favourites for the month: Orchids Festival – 10th February to 11th March This year’s orchid festival focuses on Thailand and brings some winter sun to Kew Gardens. The specialist Thai orchids are a feat not to be missed and you can also book a Thai afternoon tea to warm you up after your visit. https://www.kew.org/kew-gardens/whats-on/orchids-festival Pancake Day – 13th February If you don’t want to have to worry about the dreaded pancake toss,......

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