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THE SAVANNAH BAR & RESTAURANT, ETHICAL, SUSTAINABLE, TASTY

ETHICAL, SUSTAINABLE, TASTY

This is Euston’s newest, most spacious and relaxed restaurant with an a-la-carte menu featuring European food combined with the flavours of Africa and Asia, alongside some of the best-loved classic dishes. The bar has its own menu of Small Plates and Sharing Dishes, a superior wine list including biodynamic and organic wines, artisanal beers, over 20 whiskies and a large selection of unusual vodkas, rums and gins. Read more >

26 May 2016

Inside Out Contracts: The Fifth Floor Bar at Harvey Nichols, London

Internationally renowned super-premium vodka Grey Goose has teamed up with Harvey Nichols to revamp one of London’s most iconic bars on the Fifth Floor of the luxury retailer’s flagship store in Knightsbridge. The Fifth Floor Bar at Harvey Nichols in partnership with Grey Goose has been completely re-designed into an elegant new contemporary bar. Read more >

24 May 2016

William Knight, CDW Show Director to announce Design Guild Mark Awards at the Goldsmiths’ Centre 26th May 2016

William Knight, show director of Clerkenwell Design Week will officially announce and present the Design Guild Mark Awards at the Goldsmiths’ Centre on the 26th May.

William Knight comments: “It’s been an honour to work with the Design Guild Mark team over the last four years to promote this brilliant initiative that celebrates the best in British furniture Design. Read more >

24 May 2016

One Football, Berlin, Germany – Silent Gliss

TKEZ architecture & design, Munich
HKR Raumausstattung GmbH, Stahnsdorf

The One Football headquarters in Berlin is among the “10 coolest office spaces” and the 6 top start-ups in Berlin. Founded 2008, the company employs a team of 90 programmers and designers delivering applications and services to a global football community. Read more >

23 May 2016

Rycotewood Graduate Show: In The Making

Tuesday 12th July

Graduate show ‘In the Making’ will showcase work from the country’s sole remaining craft-focused undergraduate furniture course. Students from Rycotewood Furniture Centre have organised the exhibition of over 30 unique pieces of handcrafted furniture at the Furniture Makers’ Hall in London, demonstrating a combination of design and conceptual thinking, communicated through exceptional craftsmanship. Read more >

19 May 2016

Altro: Ten top considerations when designing for dementia

By Debbie Dean, Altro’s Specification Consultant – Social Care

1. There is a growing need for design expertise
Alzheimer’s Society reports that 850,000 in the UK are living with dementia, and that without intervention, that figure will reach 2 million by 2051. Consider that up to 70% of care home residents in the UK have dementia or significant memory loss and that 25% or more of hospital beds are occupied by people with dementia and the pressing and increasing need for dementia-friendly surroundings becomes clear. Read more >

18 May 2016