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The Season 2020: Cheltenham Festival introduces new social hotspot, The Park

The Season 2020: Cheltenham Festival introduces new social hotspot, The Park

A buzzing pop up social hotspot is being introduced to Cheltenham for the major race meet in March. Brand new for the Cheltenham Festival 2020, presented by Magners, is ‘The Park’. Featuring entertainment and live music throughout the day, The Park will host a range of new bars showing live racing, street food stalls and […]

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The Season 2020: Badminton Horse Trials box office opens

The Season 2020: Badminton Horse Trials box office opens

Badminton Horse Trials, one of the most established equestrian sporting events, is set to enter a remarkable eighth decade. One of the most popular events in our British Social Season will open its Box Office next week. This means you can purchase your Badminton Horse Trials tickets in advance from Monday 13th January. The event is offering […]

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An exclusive review of the best New Year’s Eve parties in Monaco

An exclusive review of the best New Year’s Eve parties in Monaco

Featured Article If you’re looking to ring in the New Year in spectacular style, then there is no better place than Monaco, one of the world’s most glamorous destinations. And boasting some of the finest Champagnes on tap, lavish surroundings, superb fireworks, and the world’s best DJs, last year’s New Year’s Eve parties in Monaco […]

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Bars to visit in London during Dry January

Bars to visit in London during Dry January

Christmas may have whizzed past and New Year’s Eve is probably a distant memory for many already. Just because Dry January has arrived, it doesn’t mean you have to hibernate. Whether or not you follow the detox diet this month, there are plenty of great bars to enjoy in London. January is often quieter than […]

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The Season 2020: Key dates now available for the British Social Season

The Season 2020: Key dates now available for the British Social Season

The Sloaney’s guide to the The Season 2020.

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Potters Corner powers through to win the Welsh Grand National during our festive racing outing at Chepstow

Potters Corner powers through to win the Welsh Grand National during our festive racing outing at Chepstow

There is nothing quite like a day of racing to blow away the Christmas cobwebs. Today, The Sloaney Team ventured to Chepstow Racecourse with Champagne Pommery for the post-Christmas fixture that features the Welsh Grand National. The event is a tradition for many and worth nothing in your diary for future years. Chepstow Racecourse offers […]

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Tips to safeguard your mental health this Christmas

Tips to safeguard your mental health this Christmas

Christmas can be a challenging time for many people. Ahead of this year’s festive week, Gerard Barnes, CEO of mental health treatment specialists Smart TMS, has shared his top 5 tips with readers of The Sloaney for remaining healthy and happy throughout Christmas. Talk about your feelings Many people will expect you to be in […]

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Jo Malone London to launch new scent, Vetiver & Golden Vanilla, in January 2020

Jo Malone London to launch new scent, Vetiver & Golden Vanilla, in January 2020

The newest addition to the Jo Malone London collection has been revealed as Vetiver & Golden Vanilla, a combination of Madagascar’s two prized ingredients, entwined along the island’s vanilla-swept coastline. This deliciously sensual scent opens with a dash of cardamom and the freshness of grapefruit tea, ushering in the earthy depths of native vetiver. Precious […]

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Shop the Kate Negus collection at Olympia Horse Show

Shop the Kate Negus collection at Olympia Horse Show

If you are heading to the Olympia Horse Show in London over the coming days for some last minute Christmas Shopping, don’t forget to take a look at the Kate Negus boutique. Our brand partner will be showcasing the range throughout the show. Latest additions to the collection include the Zebra Burghley bag, which is […]

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5 Luxury Ski Jackets for the New Season

5 Luxury Ski Jackets for the New Season

If you’re heading to the slopes soon and want to update your ski wardrobe this year, we have picked out some of our favourite luxury ski jackets for the new winter sports season… The brand that those in the know are buying… Goldbergh ski wear is stylish, functional and designed for the buyer who loves […]

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Which wool for a winter wardrobe? A guide to wearing knitwear this season

Which wool for a winter wardrobe? A guide to wearing knitwear this season

Featured Article Nothing quite compares to the enjoyment of wrapping up warm to beat the winter chill. Whether you’re an embracer of hygge with cosy nights in by the fire or a party animal braving the cold to dance all night long, layering up is essential. Knitwear is the perfect way to do just that, […]

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Beauty Buzz: Rescue your skin during party season with these hero products

Beauty Buzz: Rescue your skin during party season with these hero products

The Christmas party season can certainly take its toll on your skin. Late nights and overindulgence can clog the pores and leave your complexion dry and looking lacklustre. We are loving the skincare products at the moment by Grounded and some of these have been designed specifically to rescue tired skin, which is perfect for […]

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Merry Kissmas! Here’s our pick of festive lipsticks…

Merry Kissmas! Here’s our pick of festive lipsticks…

Cosmetics can make or break a Christmas outfit. At this time of year there is no excuse not to wear a lipstick. For those wanting a statement pout for the festive party season, here are our top lipsticks for your makeup bag… Love Bite by Charlotte Tilbury Red is the colour of the season and […]

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New menu by two-Michelin starred chef Édouard Loubet at Le M de Megève

New menu by two-Michelin starred chef Édouard Loubet at Le M de Megève

This winter, 5-star hotel Le M de Megève is teaming up with two-Michelin starred Chef, Édouard Loubet, who has composed the food menus for Le M’s restaurant and bar. The menus will be available from December 18th onwards, when the hotel re-opens its doors for the ski season. The hotel’s new Executive Chef – who […]

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Bluebird Chelsea’s courtyard has received a Swan Lake inspired makeover this Christmas

Bluebird Chelsea’s courtyard has received a Swan Lake inspired makeover this Christmas

Bluebird Chelsea is bringing the magic of Swan Lake to its buzzing courtyard this winter with a festive makeover in partnership with CÎROC.  The Chelsea courtyard has been transformed into a Swan Lake inspired winter wonderland complete with glistening icicles, strings of fairy lights and cosy wooden chalets alongside a bespoke winter menu and warming […]

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Gaucho Charlotte Street to open its doors and showcase a brand new look

Gaucho Charlotte Street to open its doors and showcase a brand new look

Gaucho is introducing a new vibe. The first big reveal for the direction of the popular restaurant brand comes when the doors open to Gaucho Charlotte Street next week. The original site on Charlotte Street will open on the 9th of December and it will include a host of new features, innovative approaches and design […]

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Festive Fashion: 5 statement Christmas Party dresses

Festive Fashion: 5 statement Christmas Party dresses

Tis the season to party! With the festive build-up in full swing, there are plenty of reasons to celebrate. As always, sequins and sparkle are filling the shops at this time of year and here are five of our favourite party dresses for the Christmas fun… The faithful LBD An LBD is always a good […]

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Counting down the days until Christmas with Keepr’s

Counting down the days until Christmas with Keepr’s

The Keepr’s Christmas countdown has started this week. Keepr’s are showcasing a different spirit each day on its Instagram account @BritishHoneyCo. What’s more you can order your bottle of Keepr’s via the website at 10% off with guaranteed Christmas delivery. The multi award-winning brand infuses its gins, vodkas and rums with carefully selected botanicals and […]

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Winter Sun: Ideas for a New Year getaway

Winter Sun: Ideas for a New Year getaway

Winter has certainly arrived in the UK and the recent drop to minus figures has reminded us all about the time of year. For those who are missing the warm summer days and longing for some rays of sunshine, here are some ideas of places to visit for a New Year getaway… The Maldives This […]

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Patricia Bech: Travel News Round Up

Patricia Bech: Travel News Round Up

Patricia Bech rounds up some of the latest travel news, including some holiday offers and new flights for 2020…

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The best Christmas Afternoon Tea menus

The best Christmas Afternoon Tea menus

Afternoon Tea is a treat at any time of year, but it is particularly fun during the festive season. Here are some of the best Christmas Afternoon Tea menus that are available to enjoy over the coming weeks… The Goring’s Festive Rosé Bollinger Afternoon Tea This Christmas, The Goring in Belgravia are offering a spectacular […]

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The London Cabaret Club’s New Season Christmas Shows and New Years Eve Extravaganza

The London Cabaret Club’s New Season Christmas Shows and New Years Eve Extravaganza

One of the capital’s most respected live performance and nightlife specialists will launch two new shows this winter season – ‘A Gatsby Christmas’ and a one off New Years Eve extravaganza ‘Gatsby Presents: 100 Years Of Cabaret’. The London Cabaret Club’s awe-inspiring displays, produced by their artistic director Doni Fierro, feature West End stars, haute […]

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Exciting restaurant launches coming up in January 2020

Exciting restaurant launches coming up in January 2020

We have news of two exciting restaurants that will be opening in January. The highly anticipated opening of Tom Aikens’ news fine-dining concept, Muse is one that is on the horizon. Housed in a renovated mews property in Belgravia at 38 Groom Place, the cosy 25-cover restaurant will provide a unique and intimate dining journey, […]

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L’oscar hotel collaborates with London hatmakers Lock & Co. Hatters for festive season

L’oscar hotel collaborates with London hatmakers Lock & Co. Hatters for festive season

The opulent L’oscar hotel is delighted to announce its Christmas partnership with esteemed London hatters, Lock & Co. The oldest hat shop in the world boasts a clientele dating back to 1676; if you’ve seen a picture of the likes of Admiral Lord Nelson, Charlie Chaplin or Sir Winston Churchill sporting a striking hat, it’s […]

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Treat a Mum-to-be with Mama Mio

Treat a Mum-to-be with Mama Mio

Whether you are a Mum-to-be yourself or need some inspiration for Christmas presents to give a pregnant lady in your life, the Mama Mio range has an excellent collection of beauty treats for those who are expecting. Skincare is really important during pregnancy and it can be a bit of a minefield when it comes […]

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Festive cocktails have arrived in London

Festive cocktails have arrived in London

If you fancy getting into the Christmas spirit a little early, check out these delicious cocktails that are being served at some of London’s top bars… Milky Cat | St. James Bar The beautiful and newly refurbished St James Bar set within the luxurious Sofitel St James is the perfect sophisticated hideaway to enjoy a festive […]

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Beauty Buzz: Luxurious lips with Glamfox Fleurissant Lip Glow

Beauty Buzz: Luxurious lips with Glamfox Fleurissant Lip Glow

We have tried countless lip products over the years, from liners, glosses to traditional lipstick. Some impress and others haven’t quite lived up to expectation. However this was not the case when it came to trying the amazing Glamfox Fleurissant Lip Glow (£23.00). This a brilliant product and an essential item for your makeup bag. […]

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Val d’Isère unveils plans to celebrate the start of the 2019-2020 winter season

Val d’Isère unveils plans to celebrate the start of the 2019-2020 winter season

Snow is already piling up on the pistes above Val d’Isère in spectacular style! It’s a timely moment for the resort to announce plans for the official start to the 2019-2020 winter season with First Tracks. This annual get-together is the most awaited date in the calendar for all dedicated fans of Val d’Isère. The […]

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Christmas Day dining suggestions in London

Christmas Day dining suggestions in London

If you fancy eating out on Christmas Day, here are some ideas of places to dine in London. Keep an eye on this list as we will be adding new menus over the coming weeks… Glass Room  For a Christmas dinner with a difference, hop onboard for a three-hour sail along the River Thames and unparalleled views […]

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Secure Your Place As Cheeseboard Champion This Christmas

Secure Your Place As Cheeseboard Champion This Christmas

Featured Article December is a month of non-stop partying with massive meals often at the centre of the celebrations, so it’s no wonder we’re already counting down the days until Christmas. And what better represents these two luxuries than a festive cheeseboard? Though we enjoy cheese, no matter what time of year it is, the […]

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Get into the Spirit of Christmas at Olympia London

Get into the Spirit of Christmas at Olympia London

The Spirit of Christmas is back at Olympia London for its 19th year today -Monday 4th until Sunday 10th November. You can get all your Christmas Shopping done under one roof with some of the most exquisite gifts, from 900 independent boutiques and designer makers, all hand-picked by the Spirit of Christmas Fair gifting experts […]

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Escape to the country for a luxurious stay at Highbullen Hotel in Devon

Escape to the country for a luxurious stay at Highbullen Hotel in Devon

As the nights draw in, there is something very appealing about disappearing to a secluded spot in the countryside and indulging in a luxurious weekend away. With plenty of festive fun on the horizon, an autumn break can be the best way to reboot your energy levels ahead of Christmas. Highbullen Hotel is a fabulous […]

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Beauty Buzz: The amazing blonde shampoo that really works

Beauty Buzz: The amazing blonde shampoo that really works

There are lots of products on the market that promise to brighten blonde hair and remove brassy tones. However, none work so well as the incredible Super Silver formula that has been created by Osmo. I was first introduced to these amazing products thanks to my hairdresser. I was a little sceptical at first because […]

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Mum Diary: Help baby sleep through the night with the moKee Mini Pod

Mum Diary: Help baby sleep through the night with the moKee Mini Pod

Getting a newborn baby to sleep through the night for the first time can be a very difficult task. When it happens, it is a moment that warrants the popping of a champagne cork! I worked really hard to get my firstborn to sleep through the night during the early phases of parenthood and, thankfully, […]

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Longevity Vilalara Thalassa and Medical Spa: A healthy, family-friendly resort in Portugal

Longevity Vilalara Thalassa and Medical Spa: A healthy, family-friendly resort in Portugal

By Katie Ann Lamb Located on the Algarve Coast with breathtaking views of its own private and secluded beach, sits Longevity Vilalara Thalassa and Medical Spa. This is the ultimate family-friendly wellness destination. With health-focused holidays becoming very fashionable, this resort couldn’t be more perfect for anyone looking for a short break geared towards wellness […]

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Mum Diary: Keep little ones warm in the winter months with the BabyBoo SnuggleBoo

Mum Diary: Keep little ones warm in the winter months with the BabyBoo SnuggleBoo

As the weather turns colder, keeping littles ones warm at night can be a concern. The way they wriggle around during the evening means that covers can come off and pyjamas can ride up, leaving tummies exposed. Worst of all, this can prove really disrupting to the sleep pattern, even for the best sleepers! However, […]

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Raise A Glass: Keepr’s Gin and Tonic Hampers are the perfect gift for honey lovers

Raise A Glass: Keepr’s Gin and Tonic Hampers are the perfect gift for honey lovers

Keepr’s is an Oxfordshire premium British spirits brand and they have unveiled a wonderful selection of hampers for those who share a love of gin and honey. The hampers are an ideal Christmas gift or spontaneous present and include a selection of goodies that will help make the Keepr’s Honey Gin and Tonic, as well […]

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Adare Manor awarded Michelin star

Adare Manor awarded Michelin star

It seems like only yesterday that we ventured to County Limerick and discovered the magnificent Adare Manor. The impressive hotel simply must be visited and it provides the perfect excuse to explore some of Ireland’s most beautiful countryside. After enjoying such a wonderful stay at the property, we were delighted to learn that two years […]

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Raise A Glass: Pinkster Gin is fabulously fruity

Raise A Glass: Pinkster Gin is fabulously fruity

There are many signs of autumn. From falling leaves and dewy mornings to shiny conkers. Lots of raspberry crops are also putting on a wonderful fruit display at this time of year. It is apt that our latest edition of Raise A Glass features a gin that has this fruit as its focal point. Apart […]

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Top 5 Things to Do in Brighton

Top 5 Things to Do in Brighton

Featured Article Planning a long weekend down in Brighton? There is a huge amount to keep you busy in this cool, charming and fun coastal town so it should provide you with everything that you need for a fantastic weekend. Here are 5 of the best highlights to consider. 1. Brighton Pier The iconic Brighton […]