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THE RITZ INTRODUCES A NEW EPICUREAN TEA TASTING

The Ritz introduces a new Epicurean Tea Tasting – an interactive journey of discovery of the finest teas from across the world. Curated by certified Tea Master, guests will taste six spectacular teas, each expertly paired with a selection of finely cut finger sandwiches, warm savoury dishes, freshly baked scones and beautiful French patisseries.

The Epicurean Tea Tasting is priced at £95 per person and is available daily at 3pm for four guests. Reservations are required 24 hours in advance, and can be made by calling 020 7300 2345.

THE CLUBHOUSE TO OPEN IN ST. JAMES’S SQUARE

We are delighted to announce that The Clubhouse, London’s leading business club, lounge and meeting space, will be moving to 8 St James’s Square, a brand new, purpose designed location, this May. This is a stunning new building designed by renowned architect Eric Parry on a site that was once home to famous potter Josiah Wedgwood. The new Clubhouse will feature hot desks, lounge areas, flexible meeting areas, meeting and presentation rooms for up to 90 delegates and event space for up 200.

For more information about membership, please contact meet@theclubhouselondon.com

RYDER STREET CHAMBERS

It doesn’t have to be a dreary winter’s day – stay at Ryder Street Chambers and be within walking distance of London’s best sights, parks, theatres and restaurants.

Whether you’re falling in love with London for the first, fourth or fiftieth time, our hotel is the perfect location for a break, with luxury suites costing less than a hotel.

Book at RyderStreetChambers.co.uk or Laterooms.com

enquiries@ryderstreetchambers.co.uk | 020 7930 2241

3 Ryder Street, Duke Street, SW1Y6PY

ALLIED IRISH BANK ANNOUNCE APPOINTMENT

Allied Irish Bank (GB) are pleased to announce the appointment of Linda Middleton as Head of Private Banking (GB) based in Berkeley Square, Mayfair.

Linda took up her role in December & as a council member for the Mayfair & St James Association is delighted to be working in the area again.

She can be contacted at linda.c.middleton@aib.ie & would be delighted to hear from you if there is anything we can do to help.

RECIPE FOR SUCCESS

Recipe for success from Gareth Ogden, haysmacintyre partner

As the hospitality industry is known for its high staff turnover at all levels, haysmacintyre’s partner Gareth Ogden shares his tips on how to attract good staff and keep them. He offers advice on financial rewards, incentive schemes and non-financial incentives to name a few. The full article was published in the January issue of Essentially Catering magazine. Read more here: http://www.essentiallycatering.co.uk/magazine/2015/issue49/index.php#p=33

 

EXPERIENCE VALENTINE’S DAY AT THE RITZ

Since opening, the irresistible magic of The Ritz has played host to fairy-tale romances, enchanting rendezvous, and has been where the famous and fashionable have come to announce their love.

Experience a Valentine’s celebration like no other with a decadent four-course dinner paired with handpicked wines in The Ritz Restaurant or The Marie Antoinette Suite, with live entertainment and dancing on Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th February. Priced at £225 per person, inclusive of a glass of Piper Heidsieck Rosé Champagne.

www.theritzlondon.com/ritz-restaurant-reservations

VALENTINE’S AT BENTLEY’S

Valentine’s at Bentley’s

During Valentine’s weekend, Friday 12th– Sunday 14th February we are running a Seafood platter & Champagne Sharing special for two. Available all day and includes the Royal platter, a bottle of Grand Cru Champagne & sharing dessert for £160. Celebrate the most romantic Sunday of the year upstairs in the Grill with a 4 course a la carte menu including tea, coffee & handmade petit fours, priced at £85 per person.

+44 20 7734 4756 www.bentleys.org

 

LEICA CAMERA ANNOUNCES THE LEICA SL

Leica Camera has announced the Leica SL – a mirrorless system camera offering a powerful set of specifications, including a 24 MP full-frame sensor, built-in EyeRes electronic viewfinder and ultra-high-speed processor – guaranteeing exceptional imaging performance for professional and enthusiast photographers alike. The Leica SL is compatible with all Leica lenses, and offers up to ISO 50,000, delivering outstanding results even in the most challenging lighting conditions.  www.leica-storemayfair.co.uk, tel 020 7629 1351.

GORDON DADDS ANNOUNCED MERGER IN OCTOBER 2015

In October 2015 Gordon Dadds announced its merger with full service London law firm, Jeffrey Green Russell, a firm noted for its strengths in dispute resolution, banking, consumer finance, company and commercial law, sports and gambling law, commercial property, licensing, and mediation.

With our roots going back to a 1920s partnership in Mayfair, Gordon Dadds is now delighted to be a full-service professional services firm serving both national and international clients. Our services encompass everything from multi-jurisdictional litigation and FTSE 100 consulting, to compliance, HR, workplace benefits and personal tax advice.   www.gordondadds.com