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Editor’s Comment: Start your holiday in style

By LAURA TOOGOOD Wow; time really does fly. Whilst I realise this month’s comment piece is a little overdue, I have a relatively good excuse. At the start of September, I escaped the grey streets of London in exchange for the sandy beaches of Sicily. A full travel feature is imminent but, in the meantime, […]

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Editor’s Comment: Olympic Fever has arrived and the Gold Rush has started!

By LAURA TOOGOOD With the London 2012 Games in full swing, we are in the midst of Olympic Fever. There is so much excitement in the capital and the atmosphere at the moment is incredible. Londoners seem to have a smile on their faces and their enthusiasm is infections; hopefully all the visitors from around […]

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Going for Gold! Join the Gold Rush and follow this summer’s brightest trend

Team GB secured its first gold medal of the London 2012 Olympic Games yesterday when rowers, Heather Stanning and Helen Glover, stormed passed the finish line at Eton Dorney. It wasn’t long before a gold rush followed, with Bradley Wiggins becoming Britain’s most decorated Olympian after winning his cycling event later in the day. As […]

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Olympic Opening Ceremony final rehearsal promises the greatest show on earth

By LAURA TOOGOOD Last night, I was lucky enough to attend the final rehearsal for the Opening Ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games. It was the first time I have ventured out to Stratford during the build up to this epic sporting event and the Olympic Park is truly breathtaking. As soon as you […]

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The Duchess of Cambridge dazzles at the Royal Albert Hall in Jenny Packham

Last night, the Duchess of Cambridge stepped out in one of her most show-stopping dresses to date. Arriving at an event in the Royal Albert Hall to mark the count down to the London Olympic Games, Catherine looked simply stunning in a beautiful Jenny Packham gown. Although her enviable, glossy locks are normally a key […]