Grand Georgian property Sopwell House in St Albans is proud to announce Gopi Chandran as their new Executive Head Chef. Set to dazzle the hotel guests with his culinary expertise and unique creative flair, both the team at Sopwell House and Gopi himself are excited to see where his creativity and passion will take them.
Chiaro is a British tech start up, led by women, that aims to change the way women think and care for their bodies. Elvie, the first intelligent activity tracker for women, is Chiaro's first product. Elvie is set to change how women look after their bodies.
Last weekend saw the Spirit of Christmas descend on Olympia with the London edition of the Spirit Fairs. Bringing together a wealth of choice in gift ideas, from household gadgets to beautiful jewellery and clothes, complete with a fabulous selection of food and drink on offer on the first floor, it was the ideal experience to get us into a festive mood. So we popped along to see what we would pick to pop under the tree this Christmas.
A new study, commissioned by water-based sanitiser brand, Aquaint, suggests that our hands are dirtier than many public surfaces, harbour a staggering 30,203% more bacteria, which means that hands are far more likely to make us unwell than grubby surfaces. But should we simply stop shaking hands, or take advantage of the many products available to sanitise on the go? After observing the entrance to a Surrey hospital, on the eve of Global Handwashing Day we noted less than 1 in 10 people used the hand cleaning gel dispensers.
In March we cleared a neglected scrap of land and turned it into a small allotment - somewhere for us to try our hand at growing 'greener' produce, without chemicals and, as it seemed, any prior knowledge. We simply threw seeds into the ground, watered and waited for them to grow. And grow they did!
Discover yourself and find out how yoga can help you battle addiction, change your lifestyle and help you to achieve the 'feel good' factor at the OM Yoga Show - Olympia London - this October. Jo De Rosa and Jessica Brookes are among the many people on hand, to share their stories and offer advice.