The 228-room hotel features eleven suites, tailored and named after famous historic residents of Kensington including Alfred Hitchcock, dame Agatha Christie and captain Robert Scott.
Following amended planning consent, the next phase of construction is expected to commence in the summer on the 27 floor-build, which will consist of 343 guest rooms and suites alongside five floors of office space.
The City Zip Company is bringing back Zip Now London, the biggest, fastest city centre zip wire in the world, for the third year running.
The Waldorf Hilton in Aldwych, London, has welcomed the opening of the Parrot, a new cocktail bar. Set just off the main street, with a separate entrance to the hotel, the 60-seat location is a collaboration between actor, DJ and producer Idris Elba and identical twin brothers Lee and Nicky Caulfield.
London commuters and visitors can now celebrate their latest love affair with the Thames as the aptly-named Venus Clipper sails into town.
The property joins the diverse and dynamic portfolio of more than 160 independent Autograph Collection Hotels around the world that champion values of vision, design and craft.
Will Curtis, managing director of London Biggin Hill Airport, has announced that he will step down at the end of March after overseeing six years of unprecedented growth in the business.