Have I travelled to France? – Bastille Day event at Brasserie Zedel

I went along to Brasserie Zedel to celebrate Bastille Day 14 July for the first time ever and I felt like I had been transported in a flash over to France with all the many people that were dressed in French attire from their striped Breton tops to berets and moustaches. Reason why everyone had dressed up was not just to celebrate the fact that is was Bastille Day but also all of us whom had dressed up and dawned our beret each received a three course meal with wine & coffee.

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Gastronomic Gin grandeur – Gingerline presents Juniper Manor

Gingerline presents Juniper Manor has held various unique immersive dining experiences over the years in London which are all usually based in a building off one of the stations that is along the Overground Line (Gingerline).  The location is kept secret until 4pm on the day which is then confirmed via text message.

Gingerline stage multi-course immersive dining experiences which are always often held over multiple rooms that have been re-decorated to fit a certain theme. The performers throughout each room makes the whole journey more entertaining, as you journey between the four zones. Continue reading

See, smell, sound what a sensory escape room – Other World Escapes in Southampton

After returning from my cruise holiday from Royal Caribbean’s cruise ship Independence of the Seas I just had to check out this new Other World Escapes which is a new escape room that has just opened up in Southampton (July 2017).

Other World Escapes

The owner Gareth was very welcoming and has made this whole new escape room by himself with more rooms with different stories to be added.  His present escape room Mayan Temple and his future ones will put all your senses to the challenge, Continue reading

Most epic wackiest party ever! – Bompas & Parr 10th Anniversary Party

Bompas & Parr 10th Anniversary Party really knows how to lay on good events and boy do they know how to lay on a party for it really was epic and so wacky.

They are celebrating their 10th anniversary and to do this they combined their party with their latest current retrospective exhibition Tongue Town which is at the São Paulo Museum of Modern Art in Brazil. This runs from June – August 2017.

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What a HELL of a performance – Bat Out of Hell

Bat Out of Hell is based on Jim Steinman and Meat Loaf’s greatest hits which are all played in this powerful rock and roll musical creating a tremendous loud, heart pumping, rock and roll show.

With the songs alone this is a musical that will be big for all rock and roll fans out there. It is only being shown in the Coliseum for a very limited season which is a shame so don’t miss it before it’s gone, gone, gone. Continue reading

Crackers glorious crackers – Jacobs Cracker Pop Up

Jacobs opened a one-off cracker pop up (Jabobs Cracker Pop Up Restaurant) for two days only (21 and 22 June) along with musician, foodie and cheesemaker Alex James. The first day was for press / bloggers with the second day for the public that have pre-booked via Eventbrite for free. Continue reading

Factory self-guided tour – Temple of the Tongue

Temple of the Tongue is an installation of art set in their central London studio designed to complement a major retrospective exhibition, Tongue Town, now open at the Sao Paulo Museum of Modern Art (MAM) in Brazil.

This is the first time that the studio’s in Bermondsey home has opened it’s doors in which the public for four days (19-22 June) can get behind the scenes and explore their factory in where they work and create their amazing creations from jellies to exploding wedding cake. Continue reading

A whirlWIND of a musical – Wind in the Willows

This is a brand new British musical adaptation of Kenneth Grahame’s beloved novel Wind in the Willows comes to the London Palladium. Writer Julian Fellowes (best-known for creating Downton Abbey). The musical also features music and lyrics by Olivier Award-winning duo George Stiles and Anthony Drewe. Director Rachel Kavanaugh, the production features design by Peter McKintosh, choreography by Aletta Collins, lighting design by Howard Harrison and sound design by Gareth Owen. Continue reading

Who done it? – Aftermath

Aftermath is a escape game that comes to you, an immersive game that is great for small or large groups. You just choose the venue and they will come to you. Cost depends on the size of your group.  We chose to hold it in a pub in Clapham called the Railway Tavern to play the game in there space upstairs which was very roomy and had plenty of tables. It is a great size room for a  good size meeting of people. The pub is also just literally a few minutes away from Clapham North station.  It is a lovely pub and even has a few tables outside. They also sell food. I had the triple cooked chips and they were very crunchy and fluffy. Continue reading

Food glorious food – Taste of London 2017

Taste of London returns to Regents Park to showcase yet again what the capital has from it’s best restaurants, top chefs and leading food and drink brands.

Taste of London occurs just twice a year (June and December). The Summer one is held in June and is their flagship event that is always held in the beautiful grounds of Regents Park.  At the event the most latest, greatest and most exciting restaurants will serve taster size signature dishes, world class chefs will appear in live cooking demos and as always there will be many opportunities to get a hands on with interactive master classes, and shop from a range of food and drink purveyors. Continue reading

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