Who’s the next andy murray? Former coach serves up tennis clinic for youngsters

Andy Murray’s former coach is urging the next generation of young tennis stars to attend a David Lloyd Leisure pop-up coaching clinic at Observation Point, South Bank in London on June 27th from 11:00 to 15:00. Mark Petchey is on the final leg of a nationwide, pre-Wimbledon tour with the UK’s...

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Organic growth fuels further rise in turnover at Thrings

Leading commercial law firm Thrings has recorded a second double-digit rise in turnover in as many years. A continuation of the firm’s client-focused strategy, modern and transparent pricing models and strong organic growth have all contributed to turnover increasing by 10 per cent to £27.5m for the year ending 30...

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Mr S

Mr S: My Life with Frank Sinatra George Jacobs & William Stadiem Publisher: HarperEntertainment ISBN: 0060515163   “Summer 1968, the only man in America who was less interested than me in sleeping with Mia Farrow was her husband and my boss, Frank Sinatra” So begins Mr S, a what-the-butler-saw style...

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A cinema of roses

This article was generously supplied by Dr Paul Evans With a pout far from coy, Madame Caroline backs against the wall as if it were a cinema screen onto which her beauty has been projected. The old brick terrace walls of Powis castle garden in Mid-Wales are highly cinematic. Here,...

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London joins towns and cities across the UK for first National Busking Day

Street performers from around the world take to streets and railway stations across the UK on 18 July, including Belfast, Birmingham, Brighton, Canterbury, Cardiff, Edinburgh, Exeter, Glasgow, Leeds, Liverpool, London, Manchester, Margate, Newcastle-Gateshead, Norwich and York London will host a massive party featuring live music and street performance, when it...

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Over 200 events in over 50 venues across the Square Mile for the next three weeks

The 53rd edition of the City of London Festival starts today. With over 200 events spanning three weeks, the Festival promises to bring life, vitality, and a familiar buzz of excitement to London’s commercial heart. Festival-goers can take a Wren Church Marathon challenge with morn-to-midnight choral performances; learn How to...

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Extra time to be part of biggest ever search for successful women in business

The deadline for entries from business women across London and The South for the first Forward Ladies’ Women in Business Awards (WIBAs) has been extended. Successful female leaders in businesses across the region now have until Tuesday 30 June to make their submissions in the biggest ever search for the...

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