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Gold

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Former Notting Hill boozer the Portobello Gold has been transformed into a four-floor destination with a restaurant, late-night bar and terrace with retractable roof. Now known as Gold, its been masterminded by entrepreneur Nick House (of Mahiki fame) Read more →

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Fusion Massage at Gina Conway Aveda

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Gina Conway currently owns three successful, multi-award-winning Aveda Lifestyle Salons in London, attracting a clientele that includes the likes of Maggie Gyllenhaal, Sienna Miller, Paloma Faith, Lulu Guinness, Julianne White and celebrity stylist Arianne Phillips.

I test-drove the … Read more →

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Signature Electrical Facial at FaceGym

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The first thing you need to know about FaceGym is that’s it’s not actually a gym; however, it’s incredibly committed to the metaphor, so stick with me: FaceGym is “a gym studio for your face” where “trainers” perform … Read more →

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Pomona’s

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Since opening its doors in 2016, Pomona’s has been a firm fixture on the Notting Hill foodie scene. But it is entering an exciting new culinary era, with the arrival of the talented Ruth Hansom as Head Chef.… Read more →

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Yauatcha

Lucy Lord celebrates Chinese New Year by feasting on dim-sum at Soho’s Yauatcha

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Dim sum teahouse offering contemporary Cantonese dim sum, patisserie inspired by European culinary techniques and Asian ingredients, and an extensive range of tea, wine and … Read more →

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Hakkasan Hanway Place

Lucy Lord samples the ‘absolutely exquisite’ Chinese New Year menu at Hakkasan Hanway Place

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Hakkasan Hanway Place is the original restaurant of Hakkasan that opened in 2001 in London.

Designed by famed designer Christian Liaigre, Hakkasan Hanway Place … Read more →

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Chakra

Open Mon: 5.30pm – 10.30pm, Tues- Sat 12pm -10.30pm and Sun 12pm – 10pm

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Inspired by the Indian philosophy of chakras, this recently renovated Kensington eatery aims to bring balance to body and mind. With inventive yet nutritious … Read more →

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HIDE

Open Mon-Fri 7.30am – 1am, Sat 9am – 11.15pm and Sun 9am – 10.30pm

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Located at 85 Piccadilly, the collaboration between chef Ollie Dabbous and Mayfair wine boutique opened its doors in April 2018. With incredible views over … Read more →

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The Laslett

Open Mon-Sun 7am-11pm,

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A stone’s throw away from Notting Hill Gate station, in the heart of West London, The Laslett is a unique boutique hotel made up of five stunning townhouses – dreamt up by Tracy Lowry and … Read more →

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Margaret Dabbs Medical Pedicure

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I cherish the Summer months and sandal wearing weather, however it takes a real toll on my feet. My soft feet turn into hard and broken (nail varnish painted) slabs. And however many “luxury spa pedicures” I have … Read more →

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