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Best Bits packs for Secret Cinema

Best Bits packs for Secret Cinema

“A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away…” Yep, I am one of the over 20,000 people who will experience this year’s Secret Cinema extravaganza presenting The Empire Strikes Back. My role for the evening is Galactic Explorer and our motto is: “As an explorer, […]

Best Bits Packs for a Festival

Best Bits Packs for a Festival

Best Bits is on our way to the Also Festival in Warwickshire this weekend to listen and learn. The forecast looks a little wet and windy – surprise, surprise as we are, after all, in the UK! All the British best are in the bag: […]

Best Bits London – Tuesday Night in Soho

Best Bits London – Tuesday Night in Soho

Any Tuesday night, you could be walking up Shaftesbury Avenue and find yourself a bit peckish. Actually it happens more frequently than you would assume. As you venture into Soho, you are bombarded by so many choices that it’s nice to have a little guidance […]

Best Bits London – Wine Tasting at Alain Ducasse

Best Bits London – Wine Tasting at Alain Ducasse

I love to drink it and truly wish I were a connoisseur.  There is something super sexy about a man or women calling over the sommelier to discuss the hundreds of labels printed in the leather-bound Menu des Vins. Personally, I am sorely lacking in […]

Best Bits London – Proms on the Roof

Best Bits London – Proms on the Roof

Did you know there were roof gardens above H&M and M&S on High Street Ken and they’ve been there since the 30’s?  Did you know they’re open all the time? I didn’t but do now and might just pretend they’re all mine. The story goes […]

Best Bits London – No. 11 Cadogan Gardens in bloom

Best Bits London – No. 11 Cadogan Gardens in bloom

It’s that time of year in London. The Chelsea Flower Show is in bloom and the rest of the borough is showing off its green thumb. One hotel is pulling out all the stops to make this week a bumper crop of herbaceous delights. Being […]