Monthly Archives: April 2012

Celebrate the Diamond Jubilee in style

Anyone travelling to central London hotels for the Diamond Jubilee next month could also enjoy some English bubbly. A number of English-based wine producers are using the forthcoming Diamond Jubilee to highlight their range of special sparkling wines – ideal … Continue reading

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Preparations underway for London Paralympic 2012

A total of 16 swimmers have been named that will represent Great Britain in the pool this year and there are strong hopes the team will provide gold medal success. In the last Paralympic Games, Team GB won 11 golds … Continue reading

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New pop-up space to celebrate Great British Olympic success

Shoreditch High Street is set to host a new space designed to celebrate London’s Olympic Games. Organised by British Airways, the project has involved a number of key names mentoring emerging talents to help promote the London 2012 games and … Continue reading

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Ideal Home Show proves London success

Last month's Ideal Home Show at Earls Court saw a substantial increase in visitor spending. The annual event is held at the end of March and is a key attraction for those staying at boutique hotels in London who are … Continue reading

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Entrants looking forward to Chelsea Flower Show

Visitors and exhibitors are continuing to prepare for one of the key gardening shows. Starting on May 22nd, the four-day event is held every year in the grounds of the Chelsea Hospital and is one of the country's largest horticultural … Continue reading

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New eBook reader to make debut at London Book Fair

The forthcoming London Book Fair will see the launch of a new eBook reader that aims to make electronic reading devices more affordable for bookworms. TrekStor's new Pyrus eBook Reader is set to retail for £59.99 and will make its … Continue reading

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Mountain biking Olympic course better than ever

Following test events at the official Olympic mountain biking course, the track and facilities have been improved to ensure spectators enjoy the best action. The London Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (LOCOG) confirmed that a number of … Continue reading

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Fortnum and Mason honours Diamond Jubilee

A new restaurant at London's flagship department store Fortnum and Mason has opened as part of city wide celebrations to mark the Queen's Diamond Jubilee this year. The special teashop offers a staggering 79 different types of teas and officially … Continue reading

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Alternative Sightseeing in London

I am sure most of cringe at the name of “sightseeing” or “tours” or for that matter “packaged tours”. Popular opinion has it that they are boring and do not show you anything that is interesting or meaningful. Most critics … Continue reading

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GB basketball Olympic squad unveiled

The names of the 20 members of the Great Britain women's preliminary basketball squad for the London 2012 Olympics have been revealed. Coach Tom Macher confirmed that the team will include four previously uncapped players and will focus on youth … Continue reading

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Summer Olympics attracts musicians from around the world

The forthcoming London Olympic Games are succeeding in attracting some of the world’s most accomplished musicians. Molly Townsend is set to travel from South Carolina alongside 59 other musicians from Clemson University after being invited to play a key role … Continue reading

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London Olympics

History is going to be made in the year 2012, when London will host the Olympics and Paralympics Games. This would be the third time that Olympic Games are going to be held in London. Earlier the city hosted the … Continue reading

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