British Summer Social Season 2022

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The sun shines brightly for Royal Ascot 2022

The sun shines brightly for Royal Ascot 2022

Despite the Queen’s absence from Royal Ascot 2022 due to continuing mobility issues, this glorious event in the British Summer Social Season is more than living up to its reputation. Royal Ascot is one of Britain’s most illustrious occasions and the crowds have gathered with great enthusiasm to enjoy the five day spectacle. Prince Charles […]

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Henley Royal Regatta 2022 returns to traditional summer dates with new Prince Philip Challenge Trophy

Henley Royal Regatta 2022 returns to traditional summer dates with new Prince Philip Challenge Trophy

With less than a month to go, Henley Royal Regatta 2022 is looking forward to a return to its traditional place in the summer season for the first time since 2019, with competitors and spectators alike gearing up for the start on Tuesday, 28 June. To commemorate a keen sportsman, the Duke of Edinburgh, who […]

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The Season 2022: Raise a glass on the Champagne Pommery Terrace at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show

The Season 2022: Raise a glass on the Champagne Pommery Terrace at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show

If you are visiting the RHS Chelsea Flower Show this week, the Champagne Pommery Terrace is the perfect place to unwind during the day. After browsing the Show Gardens and enjoying the amazing displays in the Great Pavilion, taking a break from the impressive showcases for a glass of Pommery Brut Royal or Pommery Brut […]

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Gold Award Winner: Cameron Design House at RHS Chelsea

Gold Award Winner: Cameron Design House at RHS Chelsea

Bespoke lighting studio Cameron Design House has once again collaborated with award-winning Garden Designer Chris Beardshaw, to create a stunning Show Garden for the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2022. Winner of the prestigious Gold Award, the Show Garden exudes timeless beauty, impressing both judges and visitors. Part of the ‘Project Giving Back’ initiative, this beautiful show garden […]

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The Season 2022: Triple win for Kate Gould at RHS Chelsea

The Season 2022: Triple win for Kate Gould at RHS Chelsea

Garden designer Kate Gould has been awarded three awards (including Best Sanctuary Garden) for her contemporary, wellness and lifestyle-themed RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2022 Sanctuary Garden, ‘Out of the Shadows’. The award-winning, London-based designer caught the attention of the judges with her post-pandemic inspired garden design which packs a huge punch in terms of the lifestyle it delivers, […]

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The Season 2022: Glorious floral displays dazzle visitors in the RHS Chelsea Flower Show Great Pavilion

The Season 2022: Glorious floral displays dazzle visitors in the RHS Chelsea Flower Show Great Pavilion

The RHS Chelsea Flower Show has returned to its usual spot in the British Summer Social Season. This year’s show does not disappoint, with a vast array of spectacular displays located in the Chelsea Flower Show Great Pavilion. The RHS Chelsea Flower Show is the best place to see a wide selection of impressive plants. […]

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RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2022: The Social Diary

RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2022: The Social Diary

A host of stars and VIPs attended a Private Viewing of the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2022. There was tremendous excitement as the gates to the Royal Hospital Chelsea opened for this year’s event, which has made a welcome return to its usual spot in the British Summer Social Season. HM The Queen delighted everyone […]

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What to wear to Chelsea Flower Show

What to wear to Chelsea Flower Show

The British Summer Social Season has made a welcome return following the pandemic. Events this year are attracting record attendance. The RHS Chelsea Flower Show is just around the corner. We have a short guide for those who are attending and starting to give some thought to what to wear to Chelsea Flower Show 2022. […]

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The Season 2022: Botanical Rhapsody at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show

The Season 2022: Botanical Rhapsody at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show

Following on from their medal-winning success at last year’s inaugural houseplant studios, The Edible Bus Stop® return with ‘Botanical Rhapsody’ – an immersive studio offering a sensory experience, to encourage visitors through sound, vision and touch to explore our innate connection with nature. The Edible Bus Stop is London based an award-winning spatial design studio […]

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Badminton Horse Trials Trot Up 2022: The Fashion Report

Badminton Horse Trials Trot Up 2022: The Fashion Report

Wow – what a fantastic start to Badminton Horse Trials! It feels so good to be back and the sun was certainly shining brightly down on Badminton House this afternoon for the First Horse Inspection. A huge number of spectators gathered to catch a glimpse of the competitors and admire the horse and rider combinations […]

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The Season 2022: Badminton Horse Trials Shopping Village Preview

The Season 2022: Badminton Horse Trials Shopping Village Preview

A bumper Badminton is on the cards. Tickets have now officially sold out for the Mars Equestrian Badminton Horse Trials 2022 for Saturday’s cross-country day. The weather forecast looks excellent and don’t miss our guide for What to Wear to Badminton Horse Trials if you still haven’t decided on your outfit. The sun is already […]

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The Season 2022: A successful debut for Salon Prive London

The Season 2022: A successful debut for Salon Prive London

Salon Prive has long been a highlight of the British Summer Social Season. The event usually takes place towards the end of summer in the spectacular surroundings of Blenheim Palace. However, this year, Salon Prive has expanded and introduced a new fixture to The Season. In addition to the usual autumn gathering, Salon Prive recently […]

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The Season 2022: New Badminton Horse Trials trophy revealed

The Season 2022: New Badminton Horse Trials trophy revealed

The winner of this year’s Badminton Horse Trials, presented by Mars Equestrian, will take home a magnificent new trophy, created by the award-winning animal sculptor Judy Boyt and using materials from the Duke of Beaufort’s Badminton estate. The winner of this year’s Badminton Horse Trials, presented by Mars Equestrian, will take home a magnificent new […]

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The Season 2022: World’s greatest cars heading to Salon Privé London

The Season 2022: World’s greatest cars heading to Salon Privé London

Salon Privé London is set to make its debut at the Royal Hospital Chelsea, London from 21-23 April 2022, and the brand-new fixture promises to be one of the UK’s most exclusive luxury motor shows. At the heart of the event is the unique Concours de Vente, a groundbreaking concept that will feature 60 of […]

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The Season 2022: Champagne Pommery partners with RHS Chelsea Flower Show

The Season 2022: Champagne Pommery partners with RHS Chelsea Flower Show

Champagne Pommery has been revealed as the Champagne Sponsor for the RHS Chelsea Flower Show, bringing together the world’s greatest flower show with one of the world’s favourite champagnes. From 24th to 28th May, visitors to the RHS Chelsea Flower Show will be able to enjoy a glass of Pommery whilst taking in spectacular garden […]

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Off to the Cheltenham Races? We have some tips for extra activities away from the racecourse, including Michelin Starred dining

Off to the Cheltenham Races? We have some tips for extra activities away from the racecourse, including Michelin Starred dining

The Cheltenham Races kick off on the 15th of March and The Festival is the first big event of the British Social Season. It heralds the start of a series of occasions to enjoy over the coming months. If you are visiting Cheltenham for the races, after you’ve had your flutter, there are a few […]

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The Season 2022: Primrose Hall Peonies presents ‘The Enchanting Peony’ at Chelsea Flower Show

The Season 2022: Primrose Hall Peonies presents ‘The Enchanting Peony’ at Chelsea Flower Show

Edited By Jon Charles Alec White and the team at Primrose Hall Peonies are thrilled to share their exhibit plans for the Floral Marquee at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2022. The exhibit has been in the making for the last 12 months with a photoshoot taking place on the nursery last Spring. It has […]

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The British Summer Social Season 2022 is in full swing – check all the dates here

The British Summer Social Season 2022 is in full swing – check all the dates here

Most of the key events that form the British Social Season have returned for 2022. While some events managed to run last year, others were cancelled due to the Covid-19 pandemic. This year, they are back with a bang and more popular than ever! Our longstanding annual British Summer Social Season Guide previews all of […]

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The Season 2022: Badminton TV launches

The Season 2022: Badminton TV launches

After a very challenging time, many of the events that form the British Summer Social Season look set to make a welcome return this year. Badminton Horse Trials is one of the earlier events that takes place in the calendar. The 5-star international equestrian event was founded in 1949 and it is held on The […]