Here at GBR, we are extremely excited to invite you to a one of a kind celebration of our country’s wonderful culinary tastes on Tuesday 9th July. Our long-standing Executive Head Chef, Nigel Mendham, will be joined for one night only by Michelin-Star chef Tom Aikens for a unique gastronomic collaboration – The Norfolk Boys at GBR. The two chefs will unite forces to honour wonderful British fayre with an exclusive six course tasting menu, influenced by their mutual roots, which we are certain will be a night to remember.
Both Tom and Nigel have strong ties with Norfolk and is the shared
area where their journeys began to become renowned chefs. Nigel was born and
raised in the area, cooking from a young age and taking inspiration from the
simple dishes his mum would make. His first job was in a Norfolk pub, where he
would serve food and help cook when short-staffed, before moving on to gain his
qualification at college. Tom took a similar path, coming from a family
involved within the wine industry and being introduced early to a love of good
food, deciding to develop his cooking skills by enrolling at the Norwich City College
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London is known for its spectacular West End theatre scene and a visit to a show is top of the list for many tourists visiting the capital. The vibrant theatre district is a mixture of large-scale theatres which showcase some of the biggest and best musical spectaculars, through to smaller scale venues which host intimate dramas and hilarious comedies. When visiting London, you will never be short of shows to pick from and may even want to see more than one. We explore some of the longstanding productions which are now classics within the West End circuit, as well as some of the new shows which are set to become firm favourites for theatre goers. Find out the 5 best shows in London’s West End to see this summer.
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Picking a date for your
wedding is an important task, one that many happy couples will take a long time
deliberating over. Different seasons bring with them different types of
wedding, and each month has its own unique qualities they can bring to your
special day. The typical wedding season runs from late spring to early Autumn,
with June, July, August and September being the busiest months for nuptials to
take place. However, here at DUKES London, we believe May could potentially be
the best month to get married with all that it has to offer. Here we explore 5
reasons why May could be the right choice for your wedding in London.
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