CULTURE

Our favourite woman of the week…

Our favourite woman of the week…

This week we are reading about Edith Rigby by Beverley Adams. According to Adams, Rigby was "charismatic, passionate, ruthless and thoroughly unpredictable. She was someone who rejected the accepted notion of what a woman of her class should be the way she dressed and...

Woman of the week

Woman of the week

This week we had a chat with the brilliant Celine Hispiche, a London-based writer and performer with a monthly show on Soho Radio that celebrates diverse writing and performance. Celine spent three years in New York, performing stand-up comedy, returning to the UK to...

King of Camp Julian Clary returns to the stage this June.

King of Camp Julian Clary returns to the stage this June.

British comedy legend Julian Clary will be kicking up thecamp and returning to his cabaret roots at London’s mostspectacular and jaw-dropping cabaret experience, ‘Cabaret All Stars’ at Proud Embankment this June and July. Come and see his unique blend of comedy, music...

Fashion Watch: 2021’s Top TikTok Trends

Fashion Watch: 2021’s Top TikTok Trends

Plan your post-lockdown ‘exit outfits’ based on what’s going viral From chart-topping music to increasing the sales of an ice cream brand by 700%, TikTok continues to rewrite the social media landscape. With so much influence, it’s also, unsurprisingly, a hotbed for...

Antique expert unearths rare Georgian candlesticks

Antique expert unearths rare Georgian candlesticks

Introducing antiques expert & valuer Gordon Brockman of True Values Antiques expert Gordon Brockman, founder of True Values, has unearthed a pair of very rare candlesticks made by world famous silversmith Thomas Heming, maker to King George III. The candlesticks...

5 Things Men Can Do This International Women’s Day

5 Things Men Can Do This International Women’s Day

Happy International Women's Day, everyone! Hope you are all keeping safe and I hope you are finding some happiness, some light, yes, even in lockdown. We are currently taking some time off as we plan our next editorial strategy but I couldn't let International Women's...

Three Books We’re Adding to our List

Three Books We’re Adding to our List

Happy Monday and happy start to the week. We're writing this on a rainy Saturday, still in lockdown, after what has been a heavy week in our homes, nationally and globally too. We made a commitment to educate ourselves, to share resources and, ultimately, to go beyond...