Hype Dish

Photographed for a regular Time Out column, here’s a selection of rather handsome looking dishes served at London restaurants Plantain from Ikoyi – buttermilk deep fried plantain coated in dehydrated blackberries and spices, served with a smoky, spicy mayo Shrimp Boil from Decatur – shrimp, smoked Anduille sausage, Snow Crab, corn on the cob, spuds,Continue reading “Hype Dish”

Leadenhall Building

The Leadenhall Building, aka The Cheesegrater, was opened late 2014 and I got the chance to go up to the 47th floor for a sneak peak. It stands at 224 metres tall and there’s a pretty impressive view of the City from up there.  Time Out London magazine, September 16-22, 2014

Seoul Bakery

Seoul Bakery is a small Korean restaurant in Central London oozing full of character and serving great food. Head along and add your own post-it note message to the walls, while you feast on a bibimbap or spicy noodle stew. Time Out Top 100 Cheap Eats guide 2013  

Green Chain Walk

This walk in South East London from the River Thames at Erith to Falconwood is a short train journey from London Bridge and is an official Green Chain Walk, marked out by arrows and mileage posts. It passes through Lesnes Abbey ruins which date from 1179; once far removed from the city, now overlooked byContinue reading “Green Chain Walk”


Smug, Camden Passage, London. A lovely lifestyle boutique by Lizzie Evans where you can very easily spend far too much money. Smug is filled with beautifully designed homeware and accessories from furniture to teacups. Go and visit the store. If you can’t, find Smug here. Time Out London’s Best Shops edition 16