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Leiths Cookery School
'A truly spoiling experience' at Leiths Cookery School

Chocolate Workshop day course at Leiths School of Food and Wine

I bake a lot in my spare time (what little I have of it), so a course at Leiths, the cookery school established in the ‘70s by Michelin-starred restaurateur Prue Leith, seemed the perfect opportunity to hone my skills.

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Mrs J Mackay

Hawkesdown House has historically been an all-boys prep, but we hear you’re becoming co-ed. What has sparked this change, and how do you think the school will change with it?

Hawkesdown is indeed becoming co-ed and at the same time … Read more →

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James Pryce

When did you realise you wanted to be a hairdresser and how did you get into it?

I’m from a family of hairdressers, my dad still cuts hair even in his 70s. My mum was at Leonard of Mayfair—the hairdresser … Read more →

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A Winning Night

Peter Jones celebrated its recent £7m makeover with a lavish party. We were greeted by carols from The Kensington Prep School choir before moving up to the top floor restaurant for drinks and pop-up productions from Royal Court Theatre. The … Read more →

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Chrissy’s Kitchen

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Chrissy’s Kitchen strives to make every meal one to remember. Chrissy has always been passionate about food, and growing up in a large Swedish/Greek family meant that food and events have always been a huge part of her … Read more →

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Sportsmen and Women Trade Weight-Lifting for Plate Lifting and Push UPS for Nosh UPS to Help London’s Most Vulnerable

An initiative that combines athletes, chefs and charity is delivering hundreds of free nutritious meals to some of the most vulnerable residents of London every week, including disadvantaged children reliant on free school meals. The community kitchen initiative is the … Read more →

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5 Ways to Stay Zen During #Lockdown2020 From Balance Garden Wellbeing

It’s inevitable that the Coronavirus lockdown is taking its toll on all of us one way or another. If it’s not anxiety about catching the virus itself, it’s concern for friends or loved ones; working out childcare issues in the … Read more →

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Mother’s Day Gift Guide

Magnesium and Amethyst Deep Relax Bath Soak, £55

These magnesium and mineral-rich salts are the perfect indulgent gift for any mum. Blended with reparative and relaxing oils and gems such as Amber, Juniper Berry, Benzoin, Petitgrain, and Amethyst, this powerful … Read more →

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Akira

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The Japanese restaurant, Akira, is on the first floor of Japan House London in Kensington. Named after Chef Shimizu Akira, the restaurant presents a Japanese dining experience based on Akira’s ‘trinity of cooking principles’: food, tableware and presentation. … Read more →

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David Boddy

Tell us about your years as a headmaster – what were the best and worst things about the job?

They were amongst the best 10 years of my career – both the most testing and the most rewarding. The best … Read more →

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