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Hyper Japan 2012

Even before we set foot inside the Earl’s Court exhibition hall, groups of harajuku girls tottering along the roadside suggested Hyper Japan was more than a collection of leaflets, posters and special offers on flights to Japan. With luminous wigs … Continue reading

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Bollywood Bitesized

I hadn’t seen a Bollywood film all the way through before – sure Slum Dog Millionaire, and snippets of vast song and dance routines, but not real Bollywood, not classic cult-following style Bollywood. So this pop-up film night, with an … Continue reading

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MADD: Desserts and Drinks in Soho

Rupert Street is in the heart of the capital’s nightlife capital, Soho. As such, MADD is in a prime position to tap into those patrolling the bars and clubs of the West End every night of the week. Serving up … Continue reading

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Magdalen

As we were welcomed to Magdalen on a windy Wednesday evening near London Bridge, I was put in mind of a family-run restaurant in the best sense. Elegant and contemporary in its decor, crisp white tablecloths were prominent against deep … Continue reading

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La Brasserie

In the heart of trendy South Ken, set amidst high fashion boutiques and other luxury consumer experiences, La Brasserie exudes an unpretentious air of authenticity. Having first opened it’s doors nearly forty years ago,with the addition of Pierre’s bar a … Continue reading

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Live and Let Thai – @Siam, Thai, London

It’s easy to be lazy if you own a restaurant around Frith Street in Soho. If you run an ever popular all-you-can-eat buffet for the lunch meeters, and cram as many tables in as you can to accommodate the starving … Continue reading

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