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Banca Ristorante Italiano, Mayfair


Italy is my favourite country in Europe. Possibly the world. The combination of its coastline and countryside, history and art, food and wine, all shrouded in seven shades of sunshine and Italian charm, is what sets it apart.

Proposal Backdrops

Cross Bath

While we don't necessarily recommend popping the question on Valentine's Day, we've got a few suggestions for those of you looking for English beauty for a particular event.

Say It With Flowers

Pink Roses

With Valentine's Day looming ever closer, here are some top tips on how to impress your date with a bespoke bouquet that won't cost you the earth.

Advertising, Super Bowl Style

Tide Miracle Stain

In a year with a mid-game power outage, one of the longest touchdowns in Super Bowl history, and the player from The Blind Side, you could almost get distracted from the ads. (But at $4m per 30 seconds, you couldn't say the same for the 30 companies that bought them.)

Hyde Park on Hudson – Review

Bill Murray

Scripted by the American playwright Richard Nelson and directed by the former RSC chief Roger Michell, Hyde Park on Hudson is an oddly pale companion piece to The King's Speech and made with a similar eye to the American market.