The Big Feastival – #Giveaway from AEG #TakeTasteFurther

AEG Big Feastival

The Big Feastival Ticket Giveaway: A few months back, London-Unattached’s resident rock-chick Sarah James wrote a summary of the music festivals this year.  The Big Feastival, a hybrid food and music festival held in the wilds of the Cotswolds is, for me, the most intriguing of events. Not only are there great music acts (Paloma […]

Ed’s Easy Diner Soho

Eds Easy Diner Bacon Blues 2

Burger Blues at Ed’s Easy Diner – Review: The original Ed’s Easy Diner opened it’s doors in 1987.  It wasn’t until a few years later that I discovered the place, fresh out uni and looking for something cool and different.  Styled like an American retro diner, Ed’s was a million miles from the burger places […]

Artist in Residence at The Cumberland – Inspired By London

Gregory Burns_Launch-Cumberland Hotel

Gregory Burns – Inspiring and Inspired at The Cumberland Hotel: For a month now, contemporary artist and former Paralympian Gregory Burns has been staying at The Cumberland Hotel.  And, after painting in the lobby every day, sourcing inspiration from the staff, the guests and from the hotel itself, he has produced a wonderful series of paintings […]

The Artworks Elephant – Urban Regeneration on a Plate

The Artworks - Elephant Shack Lamb Wrap

After Heygate – The Artworks Street Food and More. I moved to Walworth after the Heygate Estate was demolished.  A controversial decision by Southwark Council to clear the large housing estate with a marmite-like reputation. Selling the estate off to LandLease, a private developer, has resulted in many local people being forced out of their […]

Kennington Park – Cafe Culture Love

Panini at Kennington Park Cafe

Kennington Park Cafe and More: It is still a honeymoon phase.  Discovering new places, meeting new people I’m finding much to reinforce a decision to move South of the River, despite the protestations of many of my North London friends.  Kennington and Walworth are both packed with history – I’m now a regular visitor to […]

Moti Mahal Covent Garden – Ten Year Celebration

Moti Mahal - Prawns

Ten Years of Food from the Grand Trunk Road at Moti Mahal: Originally founded in Delhi in 1959, Moti Mahal made it over to London just ten years ago.  At the time, London was on the cusp of becoming the thriving restaurant centre that it is today.  And, Moti Mahal helped to spearhead good quality, […]

Wine Tasting in London

Wine and Chocolate Pairing Vinopolis

Three Ways to Learn about Wine in London: Where do you start once you’ve graduated from that cheap bottle of Lambrusco and want to learn a little more about the wine you are drinking?  If you generally buy your wine from the supermarket, you might find the information on the shelf is just a little […]

Race for Life – The Day – My First 5k Run

Raceforlife Tattoo

My First 5k – Race for Life: I am not a natural athlete.  I spent most of my schooldays avoiding sports lessons by having to go for music lessons.  If I ran, I used to wheeze uncontrollably.  Something I discovered later in life was asthma that my parents (a doctor and a nurse) had left […]