The King’s Road becomes a theatrical venue!

Yesterday I met up with Francis Alexander, the Artistic Director of The Chelsea Theatre, to discuss the InTRANSIT festival that is being run in conjunction with the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea. The festival runs throughout July, within the Royal Borough.…

Mike Figgis: Kate and Other Women at The Little Black Gallery

On Saturday afternoon, I went along to Mike Figgis’ signing for his book The 4 Dreams of Miss X at The Little Black Gallery. There were a couple of reasons why I was so excited. Firstly, Leaving Las Vegas, which…

Sex, Drugstores and Rock & Roll: A History of the King’s Road

Last night’s launch party for Sex Drugstores and Rock & Roll at Proud Chelsea was so much fun. As the champagne and beer flowed, so did the music and some dancing. Both floors were packed. People spilled out onto the streets…

Fifty Years of the Ballet at Proud Chelsea

*UPDATE: Congratulations to Natalie Portman for winning the Oscar for Best Actress in a Leading Role for her part in Black Swan. Her best role to date!* It’s the countdown to the 83rd Oscars and I’m crossing my fingers for Black…

The Chelsea Arts Club

The other day I visited Piers Feetham Gallery to take a look at some paintings by Dan Pearce. I had met Dan before Christmas at The Chelsea Arts Club and it was a real delight to meet him inside this…

What’s new in 2011?

A few things I’m looking forward to on King’s Road in 2011: 1. Reopening of Picasso This King’s Road institution has been transformed from an Italian coffee shop into a cafe/bar/restaurant and it is looking decidedly swish through the glass doors. The feel of a…

Christmas Gig at Chelsea Farmers Market

Come join the Christmas party at Chelsea Farmers Market on Tuesday 21st December from 2pm until midnight and listen to Claire Nicolson plus some special guests! There will also be a collection for the London Air Ambulance. See you there!…

Art and a Winter Garden Party

Snow turned Chelsea into a veritable winter wonderland last week; perfectly timed for The Phene’s Winter Garden Party. Admittedly as I ran on the treadmill at The Chelsea Sport’s Centre and looked out of the window to see the harsh weather,…

Pre-Christmas MOT

Whilst King’s Road is in full festive swing with its gorgeous lights and Christmas trees, last week was time to put myself in for a pre-Christmas MOT. So I booked myself in for a Kiehl’s facial, perfectly timed but not…


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