The Ritz Dining Room - The First Master Chef: Michel Roux on Escoffier
Escoffier is the best chef in the world, first and foremost. But it's about his cooking. It's his heritage of France. It's about the ingredients. It's about the complexity of the sources. It was the s...
Buckingham Palace - The Queens Palaces Buckingham Palace
The Queen has three official residences - the best known, Buckingham Palace; the oldest, Windsor Castle; and the most romantic, Palace of Holyroodhouse. Amon...
Victoria and Albert Museum - Video tour
Victoria & Albert Museum is a veritable treasure trove covering a 3000 year history of decorative arts.
Victoria and Albert Museum
The Victoria and Albert Museum (often abbreviated as the V&A) in London is the world's largest museum of decorative arts and design, housing a permanent coll...
Thuner
Thuner is an imposing limestone figure carved by John Michael Rysbrack (1693-1770). Thuner. the god of thunder, is one of the seven Saxon gods, each representing a day of the week. It was carved in ab...
Waldorf Hilton
The Waldorf Hotel, now known as The Waldorf Hilton Hotel London, is a hotel in the Aldwych, London. It has a history dating back to 1908. It was founded by William Waldorf Astor, 1st Viscount Astor, p...
Aldwych Theatre
The Aldwych Theatre is a West End theatre, located in Aldwych in the City of Westminster. The theatre was listed Grade II on 20 July 1971. Its seating capacity is 1,200 on three levels, a fairly larg...
Buckingham Palace Conference
The Buckingham Palace Conference, sometimes referred to as the Buckingham Palace Conference on Ireland, was a conference called in Buckingham Palace in 1914 by King George V of the United Kingdom to w...
The boy Jones
Edward Jones (1824 – December 26, 1893), or The Boy Jones, as he was called by the British newspapers of the early Victorian era, was a notorious intruder into Buckingham Palace between 1838 and 1841....
Royal Family (documentary)
Royal Family is a documentary about the family of Queen Elizabeth II, and was aired on 21 June 1969. It was rebroadcast on ITV the following week. The film was commissioned by the Queen to celebrate t...
Victoria and Albert Museum
The Victoria and Albert Museum (often abbreviated as the V&A), London, is the world's largest museum of decorative arts and design, housing a permanent collection of over 4.5 million objects. It w...
Whitechapel Gallery
The Whitechapel Gallery is a public art gallery on the north side of Whitechapel High Street, in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets. Designed by Charles Harrison Townsend, it was founded in 1901 as o...
Old Bailey
The Central Criminal Court of England and Wales, commonly known as the Old Bailey from the street on which it stands, is a court in London, and one of a number of buildings housing the Crown Court. Pa...
London Nose
The London Noses or Seven Noses of Soho are an artistic installation found on buildings in London. They are plaster of Paris reproductions of the artist's nose which protrude from walls in an incongr...
The Ritz London Hotel
The Ritz, London is a Grade II listed 5-star hotel located in Piccadilly in London, England. A symbol of high society and luxury, the hotel is one of the world's most prestigious and best known hotels...
O2 Shepherds Bush Empire
The O2 Shepherd's Bush Empire (sometimes O2 Shepherds Bush Empire) is a music venue in Shepherd's Bush, London, England, run by the Academy Music Group. It was originally built in 1903, as a music hal...
Michael Fagan incident
Michael Fagan (born 8 August 1948) is a notable Buckingham Palace intruder who broke into the palace and entered the Queen's bedroom in 1982. The incident was one of the 20th-century's worst royal sec...
War Office
The War Office was a department of the British Government responsible for the administration of the British Army between the 17th century and 1964, when its functions were transferred to the Ministry ...
Virgin and Child with Four Angels (Donatello)
The Virgin and Child with Four Angels is a bronze roundel by Florentine artist Donatello (c. 1386 - 1466). It is also known as the Chellini Madonna as Donatello gave it to his doctor Giovanni Chellini...
Diamond Jubilee Concert
The Diamond Jubilee Concert was a concert held on 4 June 2012 outside Buckingham Palace on The Mall in London. The concert was organised by Take That singer-songwriter Gary Barlow and was part of Quee...
Church of the Annunciation, Marble Arch
The Church of the Annunciation, Marble Arch, is an Anglican church in the Marble Arch district of London, UK. It is dedicated to the Annunciation to the Blessed Virgin Mary. The Grade II*-listed Edwar...
London Palladium
The London Palladium is a 2,286-seat Grade II West End theatre located on Argyll Street in the City of Westminster. From the roster of stars who have played there and many televised performances, it i...
Maharaja Ranjit Singh's throne
Maharaja Ranjit Singh's throne was made by the goldsmith Hafez Muhammad Multani about 1820 to 1830. Made of Wood and resin core, covered with sheets of repoussé, chased and engraved gold.
It shows...
Queen's Gallery
The Queen's Gallery is a public art gallery at Buckingham Palace, home of the British monarch, in London. It exhibits works of art from the Royal Collection (i.e., those works owned by the King or Que...
Buckingham Palace
Buckingham Palace (/ˈbʌkɪŋəm/ /ˈpælɪs/) is the London residence and principal workplace of the monarchy of the United Kingdom. Located in the City of Westminster, the palace is often at the centre of ...
One Great George Street
One Great George Street (OGGS) is a four-domed grade II listed Edwardian building used as a conference and wedding venue just off Parliament Square in Westminster, London, England. The building is als...
Shaftesbury Theatre
The Shaftesbury Theatre is a West End Theatre, located on Shaftesbury Avenue, in the London Borough of Camden.
The theatre was designed for the brothers Walter and Frederick Melville by Bertie Cre...