MEGARO BAR BRINGS CREATIVE COCKTAILS TO KING’S CROSS THIS HALLOWEEN

Megaro is a brand new boutique bar in King’s Cross, bringing expressive, bespoke cocktails and unique dishes to the London bar and restaurant scene. It is hosting a Halloween special, just for you crazy cats!

Serving heritage cocktails created with eclectic spirits, homemade cordials and tales from the far reaches of the world, Megaro Bar is divided into two spaces, one taking inspiration from a classic film set, dressed with vintage tripod stands and worn leather director chairs, and the other heralding a photography ‘Dark Room’, alive with vivid illustrations.

The rich interior pays homage to a bygone era of creativity, setting the scene for Megaro Bar’s ten artistic cocktails, all made using bespoke ingredients. Concentrating on flavour over spectacle, each drink is wholly original, whether it’s the film inspired ‘Lavender Hill Mob Fizz’, or grapevine infused Cachaca based ‘Dolma Sour’.

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From cocktails to appetisers, Megaro Bar sets itself apart with an innovative range of six chef’s plates, including a scallop ceviche with green strawberry and almond, and compressed watermelon with lemon, olive and feta. The menu has been expertly crafted so each dish can be enjoyed with its corresponding cocktail, creating an unexpected, yet refined, pairing.

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Megaro Bar is ideally located opposite King’s Cross Underground Station at 23 – 27 Euston Road, London, NW1 2SD.

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CHIPOTLE MEXICAN GRILL INVITES CUSTOMERS TO DO SOMETHING GOOD THIS HALLOWEEN

 

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‘BOORITO’ 2013 WILL TREAT CHIPOTLE CUSTOMERS IN FANCY DRESS TO £2 BURRITOS WITH ALL FUNDS TO THE JAMIE OLIVER FOOD FOUNDATION

 

 

London, 27 September 2013 – Chipotle Mexican Grill, which now has six restaurants across London, including Wimbledon, Soho and Islington, has announced the return of its popular Halloween fundraiser, ‘Boorito’.

 

This Halloween, Thursday, 31 October, Chipotle will treat customers wearing fancy dress to a burrito, burrito bowl, salad, or order of tacos for only £2 between the hours of 4 p.m. and closing.  Proceeds from the fundraiser, up to £10,000, will benefit the Jamie Oliver Food Foundation.

 

Jacob Sumner, UK MD for Chipotle comments: ‘We are committed to changing the way people think about and eat fast food, and through our annual ‘Boorito’ fundraiser we have been able to impact organisations that are better for our food system. This year we are working with the Jamie Oliver Food Foundation, supporting their campaign for better food knowledge.’

 

Chipotle, which hails from the USA where it operates over 1,500 restaurants, opened its first restaurant outside North America, at Charing Cross Road in central London, back in 2010.

Chipotle has been instrumental in establishing a new kind of thinking about fast food in the U.S., what it calls ‘Food with Integrity’, and it continues to bring the same food philosophy to London.  In 2012 Chipotle in the UK was recognised by Compassion in World Farming at the annual Good Animal Welfare Awards and was awarded a Good Chicken Award and a Good Pig Award; Chipotle was praised for its approach to the sourcing of its raw ingredients but in particular for its commitment to using free-range pigs for its pork carnitas and RSPCA Freedom Food certified poultry for its chicken dishes.

 

To participate in the fundraiser, simply go to any Chipotle restaurant in London, between 4 p.m. and closing, on 31 October, in fancy dress, and purchase any Chipotle menu item for only £2.

 

CHIPOTLE RESTAURANTS IN LONDON:

 

114-116 Charing Cross Road WC2H 0JR

101-103 Baker Street W1U 6HQ

181-185 Wardour Street W1F 8WF

334 Upper Street N1 0PB

92-93 St Martins Lane WC2N 4AP

40 Wimbledon Hill Road SW19 7PA

 

For more information and details of opening times, please visit: www.chipotle.co.uk

 

 

The Refinery on Bankside, the parlour in Canary Wharf, and the happenstance, the drift, The Anthologist and The Folly in the City will all be holding some seriously, spine-chilling Hallows’ Eve parties on the 31st October

Guests are invited to sip on creepy cocktails and feast on a deliciously twisted three-course menu laced with tricks & treats. Think crispy tentacles with poison dip, witches brew, batwing & earwig bruschetta and pumpkin pie (£22.95 per person for three-courses.)

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And don’t forget your most gruesome & ghoulish outfits, as they will be giving away £200 vouchers to the best outfit when the clock strikes midnight. Plus there will be a devilishly good dj spinning the decks.

31st October – 5.30pm – 12am

http://www.drakeandmorgan.co.uk/

Halloween 101** TRANSYLVANIAN COCKTALES IN NORTH LONDON

 

Halloween at The Four Sisters Bar, N1

Visit The Four Sisters Bar, N1 Islington on Thursday 31st October at 6pm and journey back to Transylvania with a cocktail mystery.

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Emanating from the Carpathian Basin, south of the Transylvanian Plateau, somewhere during the middle ages the fable – complemented by cocktails – will take you on a journey through the darkest times.

Guests can enjoy three Halloween inspired drinks to set the scene each offering a clue to accompany the story. Solve the puzzle using the clues gleaned with each drink and secure the test tubes of green elixir.

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The event takes place from 6pm until 12 midnight. To book email bookings@thefoursistersbar.com<mailto:bookings@thefoursistersbar.com>

www.thefoursistersbar.com 

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The Four Sisters bar (originally a covert 1930s brothel and public house) is a darkly Dickensian cocktail bar of candlelit corners and delicious drinks. It specialises in incorporating a unique range of house infused spirits and syrups. Its new menu will be available from 5th September 2013.

25 Canonbury Lane,

Islington,

London,

N1 2AS

Open: Monday to Thursday 4pm – Midnight, Friday & Saturday 4pm – 2am

 

Halloween What’ On – Murder On The Dance Floor

 

All hail Halloween on Saturday 2nd November when the Earl Derby in Kilburn presents their very own ‘Zombie Silent Disco’.

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Kicking off at 8pm with free entry for all, this thriller of an evening will include a creep-ilicious costume competition – giving fancy dress fans the chance to channel their inner freak for a host of haunting prizes.

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Whether you dress to distress or not, get ready to get down with two DJ’s pumping out party tunes all night long. From disco divas to Halloween hits, two ‘silent’ channels will mean there’ll be something for everyone – even Ghostbusters!

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When the monster mash gets too much, witches and werewolves can cool down with the Earl Derby’s remarkable range of draught beers, local cask ales, quality ciders, artisan spirits and interesting wines; Or tuck into a delicious menu of pub classics and homemade bar snacks.

The Earl Derby’s Zombie Silent Disco – Who Will Survive?

 

The Earl Derby

155 Kilburn High Road

Kilburn

London


 

National Dog Charity All Dogs Matter Presents the Devilish Dog Walk

Sunday 27th October at The Spaniards Inn, Hampstead

From the team who brought you the surprise hit of the summer, Pup Idol, comes the Devilish Dog Walk – a spine-tingling event sure to petrify those pooches and owners alike!

Taking place on Sunday 27th October, national dog charity All Dogs Matter and the Spaniards Inn will host a Halloween spook-tacular complete with walk along the Heath, doggy fancy dress competition, raffles and plenty of tricks and treats.

Kicking off at 10.30am, this is your chance to monstrify your mongrel, witch your bitch up or turn that Golden Retriever into a ghoulish ghost.

To enter, all dogs and owners need to arrive at the Spaniards Inn, Hampstead by 10.30am. The entrance fee per dog is £5 –with all proceeds going to All Dogs Matter.

www.alldogsmatter.co.uk

The Spaniards Inn

Spaniards Road, Hampstead, London, NW3 7JJ

020 8731 8406

www.thespaniardshampstead.co.uk

enquiry@thespaniardshampstead.co.uk

@TheSpaniardsInn

www.facebook.com/thespaniardshampstead

Shopping 101 – WESTFIELD LONDON CELEBRATES FIFTH BIRTHDAY WITH LIMITED EDITION FASHION EXCLUSIVES

30 OCTOBER – 3 NOVEMBER 2013

Westfield London is excited to celebrate its fifth birthday on 30th October, 2013. In its five fabulously fashionable years, Westfield London has firmly established itself as an iconic fashion destination where shoppers can find unrivalled choice under one roof and one-off collaborations.

To mark the much-anticipated fifth birthday, a selection of Westfield London’s finest retailers will be creating a series of ‘Fashion Exclusives’ to pay homage to London’s unique style. The one-off covetable creations will be available to purchase at Westfield London only, so save-the-date and head west between the 30th October and the 3rd November to bag once-in-a-lifetime products and exclusive shopping offers.

Myf Ryan, General Manager Marketing UK & Europe, said: “Westfield London is a ground-breaking fashion destination that has surpassed expectations across the board. We believe the success that we and our retailers have enjoyed over the past five years has solidified Westfield’s authority in London’s retail and style arena.

“We are always looking to push boundaries in how we showcase our world-class fashion and entertainment offer and what we have planned for our birthday week will be no different. We are delighted that so many retailers and designers have joined us to celebrate with a range of fantastic exclusive products especially created to mark the occasion.”

Westfield London will also be teaming up with some of the UK’s top designers to create special one off pieces to celebrate the occasion whilst supporting Save the Children throughout the week.
Please get in touch for image/sample or further information.

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Coast have designed this stunning Elba collection, combining two key Autumn Winter trends – oversized chains and mixed metal finishes.
Make sure to add a little sparkle to your birthday attire with the stand out Elba necklace, £60 and the show-stopping Elba earrings, £25

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The Fenn Wright Manson modern biker is a true investment piece and will be launched in a midnight teal colour, for the fifth birthday.

Designed and made in the UK, this neat fitting biker strikes the perfect balance between edgy and refined dressing.
Made from Italian butter soft nappa, with exposed Italian metal RiRi zips, this irresistible piece is the definition of timeless cool.
£375, available only at Fenn Wright Manson, Westfield London.

Coach

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Classic and cool, Coach will be celebrating with the exclusive ‘Kimberley’ brown leather shoulder bag from their Madison collection, for £395.

REISS

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To celebrate their fifth birthday renowned British label, Reiss are offering five exclusive items.
For the ladies, two stylish dresses will be available in exclusive autumnal colourways from the 30th of October;
Claudette in deep iris and Fallow in black.
Two dresses, from left to right: Fallow £225; Claudette £189

LK Bennett

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These sophisticated shoes from the luxury British fashion house L.K.Bennett are designed to meet the lifestyle and requirements of every modern woman. £195.

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There are few people who love a good party as much as Ted Baker.
For Westfield’s 5th birthday, he is pleased to present exclusive new accessories that are ideal for celebrating in style and available in his
Westfield mainline and Pashion stores as well as on the pop up Sweet Shoppe.
£65; TORELA court shoes, £130

SUPERDRY

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Superdry extends its foray into tailoring with an exclusive new women’s collection, designed by Superdry founder,
James Holder and contemporary British tailor Timothy Everest.
The Muse £174.99; two Town Coats, £249.99.

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Beauty is on the inside with Boux Avenue’s exclusive lingerie line. Luxurious satin is combined with pretty black diamond
spot mesh to create the perfect boudoir beauties. So appealing you won’t want to keep it hidden…
Kimberley bra £28, Kimberley thong £12

MASCOTTE

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The new international brand exclusive to Westfield London known for its flawless style and
enormous range have created an exclusive on-trend suede ankle boot with laser cut detailing, for £155.

Hugo Boss

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The BOSS Winter ‘13 The Lordo mens coat with its classic single breasted block is made from 100% cashmere and trimmed with
a detachable fur lapel, allowing adaptability for any occasion. £3,000.

Reiss

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To celebrate their fifth birthday for the guys, renowned British label, Reiss are offering, three made-to-measure suits in exclusive fabrics will

be available with a tailoring session to ensure the perfect fit.

Men’s suits from left to right: Midnight Pindot is £500, Noir Velvet is £450 Black Jacquard is £500

Ted Baker

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For Westfield’s 5th birthday, he is pleased to present exclusive new satchel that is ideal for celebrating in style and available in his

Westfield mainline and Pashion stores as well as on the pop up Sweet Shoppe.  SKOLDAY satchel bag, £199.

House of Fraser

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Channel vintage Hollywood glamour with this exclusive gold Estee Lauder clutch.
In a stylish snakeskin print the bag is accompanied by a pillar box red lipstick. £60

Colour Copia

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COlour Copia will be launching three exclusive nail lacquers from OPI – an on-trend dusky-hued purple;
textured matte platinum for a crowning touch of elegance or be the centre of attention in an almost-black plum.
£ 11.50 each

Models Own

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Models Own is at the forefront of the nail revolution. With vibrant colours and innovative textures, the fashion and
trend colour accessory brand has developed this polish exclusively for Westfield London.
£5 each

Foodie 101 – Presidential Apartments ‘London’s Secret History of Street Food Tours’

 

Reveal Best Hidden Hotspots for Foodies 

 

Some of the best food in London isn’t found in expensive restaurants. It’s served on plastic plates, in paper napkins or between slices of crusty bread – on the street.

For foodies-in-the-know, the London scene is buzzing and the city has exploded into a cutting-edge culinary destination. Presidential Apartments (www.presidentialapartmentslondon.com), luxury concierged suites in Kensington, has curated behind-the-scenes ‘London’s Secret History of Street Food Tours’ to help navigate the metropolis, hunt down the tastiest street food from cult food trucks to historic markets and explore the surprising history behind the centuries-long food revolution in Britain.

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Whether you’re a London newcomer or a local, a diehard gourmet or simply have an appetite for new eating experiences, the ‘London’s Secret History of Street Food Tours’ will provide a definitive experience of the city’s unique food culture.

Presidential Apartments has partnered with Emma Parker of Coutours (www.coutours.co.uk), a local guide, knowledgeable history buff and authority on some of the best hidden foodie hotspots in Zone One.

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Interesting titbits about London’s surprising food history and fun facts about the area will be shared along the way for a deeper understanding of the evolution of British cuisine from the Dark Ages, to overseas influences from the Romans, colonial eras, the booming spice trade, exploration, immigration, to the modern day “foodie revolution”.

 

With opportunities to meet producers and stall-holders behind-the-scenes and numerous chances to sample the most vivid, authentic food available, the three hour tours will let small tour groups get under the skin of London’s culinary melting pot. Guests on the tour will definitely not go home hungry, with a day full of tastings, from oysters, chocolate, traditional British pies, artisan cheese – even the famous East London delicacy jellied eels.

 

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First stop on the ‘London’s Secret History of Street Food Tours’ is Borough Market, the oldest food market in London dating back to the 13th century and a hive of activity. Emma will lead the way through the market’s historic winding passages, past the eye-boggling displays and deafening calls from traders.

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Next the group will be led to Rope Walk/Maltby St Market, which began life under the railway arches in Bermondsey in 2010 and has since grown into a full-blown gastronomic haven – many global food trends have emerged here.

 

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The ‘London’s Secret History of Street Food Tours’ will take place on Saturday mornings and are available to guests staying at Presidential Apartments’ luxury serviced apartment suites.

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Prices are £28pp based on a min of 2, or £75 for a family of 2 adults and up to 3 children. Prices do not include travel costs, but do include a complimentary hot drink and some small bites of food along the tour.

 

Tour groups will be collected from the Apartments’ location in West London at 10am and will finish by 1pm. Tour groups will travel by public transport and on foot and will be a maximum of ten people.

Places can be booked via Emma Parker on 07934 781056.

 

About Coutours

Emma Parker is the founder of Coutours, a London based tour company offering a selection of fascinating tours of London. Choose from the ‘Coutour’ – a ‘made to measure’ private, escorted tour of London or the £10 ‘Ready to Walk’ tour from the calendar of events.

 

The tours are a mix of all the best bits of London, quirky details and historic gems. Tours include City of the Dead, Secrets of Hidden London, Dark Secrets of the South, Jack The Ripper to name but a few. She also takes visitors to London on market walks, foodie tours (including “The cheeky chappy’s Cockney chow guide” or “Foods of the East End” and also ”Lar-di-dah larders of London’s loaded” or “Food of Kings”.

 

About Presidential Apartments

Presidential Apartments (www.presidentialapartmentslondon.com) combine hotel luxury with the flexibility and convenience of a personal London pied-à-terre.

 

Guests can choose either Studio rooms or full Apartments, with many able to sleep up to four people. From the Standard Studio, to the Presidential Suite with balcony, every room has an emphasis on luxury so each stay is as comfortable as possible.

 

Located in the heart of Kensington, every one of the 58 beautifully designed serviced apartment suites provide the discerning traveller with total comfort and relaxation and each are complete with a bedroom, bathroom, kitchen, dining room and entertaining area.

 

Three times winner of the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Award, Presidential Apartments are perfect for those looking for either short or long term stays and provide guests with their very own city crash-pad from just £170 per night. Unlike other serviced apartments, Presidential places a real emphasis on luxury and comfort so that visitors enjoy all the benefits of a traditional hotel visit.

 

Presidential Apartments has a 24 hour reception and concierge, so that every wish and request of guests can be dealt with immediately.

 

For Bookings & Enquiries:

020 7373 4040
reception@presidentialapartments.co.uk

 

 

Presidential Apartments

6-12 Barkston Gardens

Kensington

London

SW5 0EN
www.presidentialapartmentslondon.com

 

Art 101 – Quaglino’s Hosts Comedic BAFTA Photographic Exhibition

‘FUNNY HA HA?’

           

Photography at Quaglino’s is back and will be showcasing the lighter side of life. From Monday 9 September, luxury restaurant Quaglino’s (http://www.quaglinos-restaurant.co.uk/photography), will host an exclusive photographic exhibition of images commissioned by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA).Shot by official BAFTA photographer Jay Brooks (www.jaybrooks.net), the previously unseen collection, illustrates some of the best British comedy TV talent, including Miranda Hart, James Corden, Reece Shearsmith, plus many more comedy greats.

 

Funny Ha Ha?’ BAFTA Portraits by Jay Brooks will run until 31 October. Brooks spent three days in the hotel basement of The Gore Hotel in 2010, shooting a selection of British comedy performers. After the initial sketching, brainstorming and gathering of props, the subjects were given a brief and then left to let their creative juices flow, which they did in abundance. The title of the exhibition, was inspired by one of the subjects, Reece Shearsmith (The League of Gentlemen, Psychoville), who discussed during the shoot, his belief that he and writing partner Steve Pemberton were not comedians but comic actors and that neither of them were “funny, ha ha” but comedic in a darker sense. Each of the performers captured in this series of portraits all mirrored this similar ethos, as most were not stand ups, but actors who do great comedy and often work with a sense of pathos, which frequently borders on melancholy and darkness. This philosophy is also symbolised in Brooks’ photography.

 

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Jay Brooks is known for his cinematic style and ability to draw a seam of, often dark, humour from his subjects.  This has made him a popular choice across the worlds of advertising, TV, film, theatre and music. His characterful celebrity portraiture has graced the covers of some of the UK’s most respected publications. Jay has a continuing relationship with BAFTA, regularly contributing to their photographic archive.

 

Aside from his work with BAFTA, Jay has worked as a portrait photographer within music, entertainment and advertising for the last 12 years. Recent subjects include Kanye West, Daniel Radcliffe, Kim Cattrall, Ronnie Wood and Paul Weller.  He also boasts three portraits in the collection in The National Portrait Gallery.

 

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This is the ninth in Quaglino’s ongoing series of collaborations with established photographers and emerging talents.  The legendary venue is the perfect setting for this BAFTA exhibition.  From its inception in 1929 by Giovanni Quaglino, it has become a destination restaurant, welcoming the finest in entertainment and high society alike.  With its sweeping staircase and art-deco inspired dining room, guests can enjoy a glass of champagne as they browse the comedic photos, before dining in the iconic restaurant – Or spend a night in the mezzanine bar taking pleasure in the popular Joe & Seph’s boutique popcorn bar which for the autumn season has taken wine and cheese matching to a new level and has introduced new cheese inspired flavours to complement the exhibition with recommended matching wine selections for each flavour from the Quaglino’s sommelier team.

 

These images form part of a unique collection of stunning portraiture that BAFTA has commissioned for its Archive and Heritage programme. Since 2007, the Academy has developed a policy of using a new photographer each year for publishing commissions and awards portraiture. These photographers are working in the international visual arena already and have individual styles that enhance the variation of the organisation’s ‘Future Archive’. 

 

About BAFTA:

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) is an independent charity that supports, develops and promotes the art forms of the moving image by identifying and rewarding excellence, inspiring practitioners and benefiting the public. In addition to its Awards ceremonies, BAFTA has a year-round Learning & Events programme that offers unique access to some of the world’s most inspiring talent through workshops, master classes, lectures and mentoring schemes, connecting with audiences of all ages and backgrounds across the UK, Los Angeles and New York. BAFTA relies on income from membership subscriptions, individual donations, trusts, foundations and corporate partnerships to support its ongoing outreach work.

 

For further information, visit www.bafta.org

 

About Jay Brooks:

Portrait photographer Jay Brooks originally studied Film & TV Set Design at Wimbledon School of Art but truly fell for photography after a road trip across America in the mid 90’s.

His original theatrical studies have, however, left a lasting impression on his photographic style and method of working. Jay’s keen interest in location and acute attention to detail, storyboarding and props combine, often with a dark seam of humour, to create unique environments for his portraits.

His graphic, cinematic style and atmospheric lighting has made him a popular choice across the worlds of film, television and theatre, music and advertising. His characterful celebrity portraiture has graced the covers of some of the UK’s most respected publications including The Guardian Weekend Magazine, Sunday Times Culture, The Independent and Time Out.

Jay has a continuing relationship with BAFTA, regularly contributing to their photographic archive, much of which has been exhibited at their Piccadilly headquarters. His ongoing, yearly project shooting some of UK’s finest Screenwriters also continued into 2012 in conjunction with the BAFTA lectures.

Jay also works regularly for The Old Vic and The Royal Court Theatre providing promotional and advertising images.

Recent advertising campaigns include Adidas Footlocker, Sony Ericsson, T-Mobile, Southern Comfort and Red Stripe and Laphroaig Whiskey

Despite being kept busy with such a varied raft of commissions, Jay still finds time to work on his personal projects; His project on Britain’s very first youth culture, the teddy boys, continues to gather pace and he regularly travels across the UK covering tradition-based dance events ranging from the conventional to the decidedly off-the-wall. Selections of both can be seen here alongside regular updates on his tumblr page.

Jay is also proud to currently have three portraits in the collection of The National Portrait Gallery.

He is based in North London where he lives happily on a diet of late nights and Haribo.

For further information, visit www.jaybrooks.net

 

About Quaglino’s:

From its inception in 1929 by Giovanni Quaglino to its reinvention by Terence Conran, Quaglinos of Mayfair has been a destination restaurant, welcoming royalty, rock stars and high society alike. It offers an extensive brasserie-inspired menu and specialises in fresh crustacea and platters of fruits de mer. The art-deco inspired dining room features a sweeping central staircase and eight decorated columns, and the space also features a buzzing mezzanine bar and two private dining rooms.

What’s On: Malaysia night takes over Trafalgar Square to showcase the very best of this unique nation

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Friday October 4th will see central London transform into a vibrant and bustling taste of Malaysia, as the sights, flavours and sounds of this truly unique country take over Trafalgar Square for the fourth annual Malaysia Night.

The much anticipated event celebrates the unique cultural destination of Malaysia and gives Londoners and visitors to the city the chance to experience the very best of Malaysian food, and immerse themselves in the delightful destination.

Over 20 of the UK’s best Malaysian restaurants will showcase their authentic gastronomic delights for visitors to buy, from well-known favourite dishes including Satay, Laksa, Nasi Goreng and Beef Rendang through to more unusual ones such as Apam Balik, a sweet fluffy pancake filled with peanuts, sugar and sweetcorn.

Visitors can also enjoy a series of live cooking demonstrations taking place throughout the event by well-known chefs including Ian Pengelly of Pan Chai, to show Brits that cooking with Malaysian food is an easy and tasty option.

An authentic bustling Malaysian marketplace, offering ingredients such as sauces, spices and pastes for sale, gives Londoners the opportunity to recreate authentic tasting dishes at home.

Live entertainment will include a variety of artists, flown in from Malaysia especially for the occasion, along with more local talent. Visitors to the event will also be able to enjoy a very special art exhibition, showcasing some of the very best artists in Malaysia.

Increasingly a destination of choice for the traveller eager to experience for themselves foreign cultures with vibrant artistic and culinary traditions, Malaysia offers a whole array of  new experiences to the British traveller.

The night is one of the highlights of the year-long Malaysia Kitchen Programme which aims to inspire British consumers to the world of Malaysian cuisine.

Exhibitors include: 20 of the UK’s top Malaysian restaurants, MATRADE (Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation), Malaysia Airlines and Tourism Malaysia

EVENT DETAILS:

Event:                                   Malaysia Night

Location                               Trafalgar Square, London

Cost:                                      Free entry

Date                                       4th October 2013

Time:                                     12:00 – 22:00 – stage entertainment from 17:00

Age Restrictions:                N/A

Nearest Underground Stations:

Charing Cross Tube (2 minutes)

Leicester Square Tube (3 minutes)

Piccadilly Circus Tube (6 minutes)

Visit: www.malaysiakitchen.co.uk to find out more about the event.

What’s On: Dine privately at Berry Bros. & Rudd and receive complimentary Champagne

Private Wine Events Champagne offer

Autumn and the festive season are the perfect time for entertaining guests for business or pleasure, and Berry Bros. & Rudd’s historic Townhouse is the ideal venue. Now, if you book and hold a private wine event in the Long Room before 24th December 2013, Berry Bros. & Rudd will provide a complimentary glass of Champagne* for you and your guests.

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Set in the heart of St. James’s, The Townhouse is a William and Mary building in Pickering Place, London’s smallest public square, and has been in the Berry family’s hands since 1732.  This suite of rooms, comprising the Green Room and Long Room, provides a private and exclusive reception, wine tasting and dining venue. The Long Room dining room seats 14 people and is equipped with state-of-the-art audio-visual facilities.

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Beef Mushrooms – Jason Lowe – March 2013

Berry Bros. & Rudd’s experts will help with every element of planning and preparation, as well as helping you to select bottles of wine that surprise, inform and delight your guests.

Talented head chef, Stewart Turner, creates seasonal menus of equally high quality as the wine. Berry Bros. & Rudd’s experience as a wine merchant provides an exceptional wine and food matching service with wines served at retail, not restaurant prices.**

Pidgeon, Red Cabbage, Butternut Squash - Jason Lowe - March 2013

Pidgeon, Red Cabbage, Butternut Squash – Jason Lowe – March 2013

“The Townhouse offers a rare opportunity to eat, taste and drink in authentic period surroundings, with the knowledge and authority of Britain’s oldest wine and spirit merchant on hand to make your event even more memorable,”  Demetri Walters, Private Wine Events.

The complimentary Champagne will add sparkle to any meal, but is only available for a limited time. Book soon to hold your event before 24th December 2013. Please mention this offer when booking.

For more information or to book your private event, contact Demetri Walters on 0203 301 1604or via email demetri.walters@bbr.com.