The Centenary of Gardening Doyenne, Rosemary Verey’s Birth, to be Celebrated by Barnsley House in 2018

The centenary of the birth of the ‘queen bee of English country house gardening’ Rosemary Verey, will be celebrated by Barnsley House, part of The Calcot Collection, in 2018. A series of special events will be held to mark her legacy as an internationally-recognised garden designer, lecturer and prolific garden writer. Home to Rosemary and her husband the architectural historian […]



The new global traveller prefers shopping overseas for property, cars and luxury goods Despite earning a six figure salary, they don’t consider themselves wealthy Brexit? They don’t care – they will carry on regardless ‘Global nomads’ shop without borders: A whopping 75% shop overseas, their top purchases include property (34%), jewellery and watches (30%), cars (28%), shares […]


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Chef Louis Korovilas will open Bancone with William Ellner and David Ramsey next month

A new Italian restaurant with a focus on fresh pasta will open on William IV Street in Covent Garden at the end of April. The head chef at Bancone arrives with form — Louis Korovilas has cooked at both Locanda Locatelli and Pied à Terre, Michelin-starred Italian and French standard-bearers, respectively. Bancone will serve small plates with prices ranging from […]