No matter how successful your year has been, there’s no denying that we could all use a little extra cash injection to cope with the Christmas shopping each year. A great way to ensure you have enough cash for all those little, last-minute luxuries is to release some of the equity in your fine jewellery and other assets, and that’s where pawnbrokers can help.
For an authentic taste of old Mumbai this winter, come to Mayfair’s Chor Bizarre. Running until 10th December. The Old Bombay food Street Festival will serve traditional dishes inspired by the ‘thieves market’ of old Mumbai with an added contemporary twist. These dishes will be available to sample in a fine dining setting. With the explosion in popularity of street food and regional Indian specialities in London, now is the perfect time to try something new.
The luxury Mayfair flat which inspired the 1963 ‘The Pink Panther’ film has been put up for sale for a cool £4.4 million.
Lady Norah Docker, one of Britain’s most notorious socialites, once lived here. She was involved in a series of scandals during the height of her fame. Celebrities such as Max Bygraves and Peter Sellars have also passed
If you’re spending the afternoon in Mayfair this month, whether on business, after a lunch date. You’ may have recently relocated to the area, or want to check out the British Pop Art Exhibition at Christies. Running until 23rd November, it’s the closest you’ll get to feeling like you’re in the swinging 60s. This could be the opportunity to wear that vintage shift that’s been hiding in your closet.