The March Restaurant List

March is here and the first day of Spring isn’t far away! Make the most of the remaining days of winter with a comforting feast at one of London’s best new restaurants. Whether you’re heading out for something healthy or want to indulge with London’s best chops, these are the places you need to […]

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Plaisterers’ Hall is a hive of activity!

The Plaisterers’ Company has a few new residents! Two bee hives are now housed within the beautiful green space of Plaisterers’ Hall, enclosed by the remains of the original London Wall.

This new bee haven is the company’s contribution to the capital’s biodiversity. The urban beekeeping project is a joint venture between the Plaisterers’ Company […]

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Find out how to showcase your creativity in events

Head of Creativity at Create Food and Party Design, Gemma Banks, tells us why it’s so important to be innovative in events.
Do you think that guests notice creativity in events?
Yes, in fact I think they expect it. We operate in a city where its inhabitants have all manner of creative experiences at their fingertips, […]

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14 Key Questions to Ask a Venue When Planning Your Wedding

Choosing a wedding venue can seem daunting, especially as it will probably make up the largest part of your budget. With this in mind, it’s important to see lots of different venues and ask those all important questions to determine things like location and parking as well as catering and options for your bar. […]

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Where to Celebrate Pancake Day in London

Pancake Day is one of our favourite foodie holidays, a great excuse to over-indulge in huge stacks of buttery pancakes! Here’s where you should head if you’re planning to embrace all that is great about pancakes this Shrove Tuesday.

The Great Spitalfields Pancake Race
This annual charity race takes place on the cobbled streets of Spitalfields, […]

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Key Wedding Trends for 2017

You’ve had the perfect proposal now it’s time to start thinking about the big day! Here is some inspiration from this year’s key wedding trends to create your perfect wedding.

Greenery – natural theming
The Pantone Colour of the Year is Greenery and this will definitely see a focus on all-things-natural in theming. Think of succulents for […]

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Exhibitions not to miss in London this season

It’s cold outside so what better way to spend a day than in a gallery or museum. Here are our top picks of must-see exhibitions for this winter season.
Museum of London: Fire, Fire! [until 17th April 2017] This interactive exhibition marks the 350th anniversary of the infamous Great Fire of 1666. Experience the destruction through […]

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A History of Christmas

It’s the most wonderful time of the year filled with many traditions that have been adopted throughout history. Have you ever wondered where all these customs, which are so inherent to our Christmas celebrations, come from? Here are some fun festive facts to bring a new meaning to Christmas.
Christmas crackers
They were the invention of […]

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Create’s Festive Drinks – the perfect winter warmers

Come the festive season, there’s nothing better than a warming glass of a specially spiced beverage with a little added kick. The scent of mulled wine drifting through the air is guaranteed to get everyone in the Christmas spirit.
Rich with the flavours of mulling spices and raisins, this traditional tipple is a festive favourite. […]

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Create’s home-made mince pies

The early mince pie was known by several names, including “mutton pie”, “shrid pie” and “Christmas pie”. Over the years ingredients have included minced beef, suet, a range of fruits, and spices such as cinnamon, cloves and nutmeg.
Mince pies always taste 10 times better when they’re home-made and our recipe is bound to be […]

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