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Battersea Spanish

Battersea Spanish – Mid Term Report

Back in September the SLB was offered the chance to try out some Spanish lessons at award winning language school, Battersea Spanish. With just over half of my beginner’s course completed its time for a mid-term report! Having not attempted anything more than a rudimentary stab at Spanish whilst on holiday since the GCSE days, it’s fair […]

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Battersea Spanish

The SLB loves trying out the best that the South of the River has to offer – usually this means trekking around the latest bars and restaurants (harder work than it sounds) but we’re not afraid of some intellectual stimulation as well. As such we were delighted when we were offered the chance to give […]

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The Pilot Inn – Greenwich

Day 13 – #20days20dinners With the enormous dome of the O2 arena and recent addition of the cable car station, the Greenwich Peninsula seems at first glance to be a unique part of London that belongs only to the new millennium. However, if you look hard enough, between the gleaming new developments and past Beckham’s […]

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The Wine Parlour – Brixton

The SLB were invited for a wine tasting session at one of the more recent additions to Brixton’s growing bar scene, The Wine Parlour. Part wine shop, part convivial drinking establishment (including a wine keg table for added je ne sais quoi) the Wine parlour is wholly serious about bringing high quality wines from independent […]

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Craft Beer Brixton

With a proliferation of hostelries specialising in craft beer springing up all over the capital it’s fair to say that the humble pint has never been more hip. With a bolder more experimental taste than that typically found with mass produced ales, resulting from its origin in small independent breweries, craft beers can offer an […]

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