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VOICES FOR JUSTICE ANNUAL LONDON DINNER RAISES RECORD-BREAKING FUNDS FOR HUMAN RIGHTS WATCH

Artists Bran Symondson and Sebastião Salgado among silent auction prizes at the Tower of London gala

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ADDRESS TO IMPRESS: 100 WARDOUR ST REWINDS TO THE GOLDEN DAYS OF SOHO

From creative cocktails and fresh menus to live music and vintage game, step into Soho's most famous address

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EVA LONGORIA AND MARIA BRAVO TELL TEMPUS HOW THEIR BUSINESS-FOCUSED CHARITY MODEL HAS MADE THE GLOBAL GIFT GALA A SUCCESS IN LONDON

The actresses and founders of the Global Gift Gala tell us how their galas directly benefits their chosen charities – including Great Ormond Street Hospital

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THE LUXE LIST: 5 OF THE BEST WINTER WARMERS YOU CAN BUY THIS SEASON

From bespoke Christmas trees to solid gold skis, this hand picked selection of our favourite luxury products are design to lift your spirits before the Christmas shopping begins in earnest

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Voices For Justice annual London dinner raises record-breaking funds for Human Rights Watch

By Michelle Johnson | 22 Nov 2017

Human Rights Watch hosted their annual fundraising dinner on Monday evening, raising £952,830 on the night – a record-breaking amount... Read More

Address to impress: 100 Wardour St rewinds to the golden days of Soho

By Michelle Johnson | 21 Nov 2017

London's Soho has never been shy about its party atmosphere or love of a perfectly mixed cocktail, but to step inside its most famous address, 100... Read More

Eva Longoria and Maria Bravo tell Tempus how their business-focused charity model has made the Global Gift Gala a success in London

By Michelle Johnson | 20 Nov 2017

Eva Longoria hosted her eighth London Global Gift Gala on Saturday, joining co-founders Maria Bravo and Nick Ede at the London Corinthia to raise fund... Read More

The Luxe List: 5 of the best winter warmers you can buy this season

By Tempus | 20 Nov 2017

If you're looking for a treat before the Christmas shopping really begins in earnest, why not take a look at these hand-picked luxury items. ... Read More

Editor's Letter: Rachel Ingram tells us what we can expect from the sports special of Tempus Magazine on Monday

By Rachel Ingram | 17 Nov 2017

Welcome to the Sport edition of Tempus, our essential guide to the most exhilarating sporting experiences on the planet. Our cover star is Lucas ... Read More

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As Bulgari celebrates 25 years of Thé Vert, we look at why this classic scent is still our cup of tea

By Tempus | 10 Nov 2017

It's hard to believe that Bulgari's classic cologne, Eau Parfumée au Thé Vert, was never intended for public sale. In fact, Bulg... Read More

Oscar-winning costume designer Alexandra Byrne on 'feisty' Daisy Ridley and dressing up a Murder on the Orient Express

By Michelle Johnson | 01 Nov 2017

From Cate Blanchett's Elizabeth I to Benedict Cumberbatch's Doctor Strange, Oscar-winning costume designer Alexandra ... Read More

Oris partners with award-winning London barber for a Movember shave down

By Michelle Johnson | 26 Oct 2017

Luxury watch brand Oris is partnering with the award-winning Nomad Barber to support the Movember Foundation, the international men’s health cha... Read More

Renzo Rosso on why money is no object when it comes to his fashion empire

By Paolo Briscese | 19 Oct 2017

Renzo Rosso believes in standing out from the crowd. It’s a philosophy that has seen the 62-year-old rise from humble beginnings (he grew up in ... Read More

Legends of the deep: we've found the 5 finest nautical watches you can buy

By Rachel Ingram | 09 Oct 2017

If, like us, you love to dive then you'll know just how essential the right underwater watch can be. No regular diver would dare enter t... Read More

The Luxe List: five must-have items to roam the riviera in style

By Tempus | 02 Oct 2017

The Luxe ListrnrnThe yacht show season may be sailing for the horizon for another year, but there's still time to bask in the chic riviera st... Read More

The Luxe List: these five nautically-themed necessities are this season's luxury must-haves

By Tempus | 18 Sep 2017

The Luxe Listrnrn rnrnWhether you're looking for sensational sailing or five-star launches, The Luxe List is your guide to the best... Read More

Jeremy Scott kicks off London Fashion Week S/S18 in unique style

By Tempus | 15 Sep 2017

Moschino creative director Jeremy Scott launched London Fashion Week’s Spring/Spring 2018 collections with a star-studded party on Thursday at L... Read More

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Editor's Letter: Rachel Ingram tells us what we can expect from the sports special of Tempus Magazine on Monday

By Rachel Ingram | 17 Nov 2017

Welcome to the Sport edition of Tempus, our essential guide to the most exhilarating sporting experiences on the planet. Our cover star is Lucas ... Read More

Storms at sea make for perilous sailing and thrilling views during the Volvo Ocean Race

By Tempus | 10 Nov 2017

As Leg 2 of the Volvo Ocean Race – the world's longest and most difficult competitive sailing event – got underway this week, the seve... Read More

How ocean explorer Jacques Cousteau’s son Jean-Michel is saving the oceans

By Rachel Ingram | 28 Sep 2017

The son of world-famous French oceanographer and aqua-lung inventor Jacques Cousteau, Jean-Michel Cousteau was born in Toulon in 1938 and followed in ... Read More

Tempus Autumn Nations Trophy comes to thrilling conclusion at Guards Polo Club

By Michelle Johnson | 18 Sep 2017

An exciting weekend at Guards Polo Club, Windsor, saw Emlor C take the Tempus Autumn Nations Trophy final 7-4 against rivals Park Place for the final ... Read More

Dive into the deep-sea wonder of the mysterious and often dangerous Silfra, Iceland

By Greg Williams | 13 Sep 2017

I’m in Iceland and, despite it being the height of summer, it’s no more than 15oC. The temperatures of the lakes and rivers are just above... Read More

Record-breaking female sailor Dee Caffari on turning the tide at the Volvo Ocean Race

By Rachel Ingram | 11 Sep 2017

She’s sailed around the world an impressive five times and smashed a hoard of ‘female first’ records, but sailor Dee Caffari’s... Read More

England polo star Malcolm Borwick on the future of the sport

By Michelle Johnson | 08 Sep 2017

Malcolm Borwick is one of the best-known names in polo. His 20-year career has seen him captain of the England team, play beside Prince Harry at his S... Read More

Lewis Hamilton breaks Schumacher's pole record at a wet Monza GP

By Tempus | 04 Sep 2017

British Formula 1 star Lewis Hamilton took a record-breaking victory at the Italian Grand Prix on 2 September, when he took his 69th pole position &nd... Read More

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Voices For Justice annual London dinner raises record-breaking funds for Human Rights Watch

By Michelle Johnson | 22 Nov 2017

Human Rights Watch hosted their annual fundraising dinner on Monday evening, raising £952,830 on the night – a record-breaking amount... Read More

Eva Longoria and Maria Bravo tell Tempus how their business-focused charity model has made the Global Gift Gala a success in London

By Michelle Johnson | 20 Nov 2017

Eva Longoria hosted her eighth London Global Gift Gala on Saturday, joining co-founders Maria Bravo and Nick Ede at the London Corinthia to raise fund... Read More

Skate into the weekend with the best events in London

By Michelle Johnson | 17 Nov 2017

This week has seen our team send the last issue of the year off to the printers ready to reach our readers' eyes, and so naturally we're in th... Read More

Get ready for the weekend with our guide of the best events and entertainment in London

By Michelle Johnson | 03 Nov 2017

THE WEEKENDrnrnWhat do you get if you combine World Vegan Day, a Murder on the Orient Express, vintage cars and curling up with Michelle Obama? If you... Read More

Calling all art collectors – imitation really is the best form of flattery

By Michelle Johnson | 02 Nov 2017

When it comes to investing in art, the Ming and Qing dynasty ceramics of East Asia have long been considered among the most valuable and popular colle... Read More

Conserving a masterpiece: Old Royal Naval College's William Palin on the challenges of preserving Thornhill's Painted Hall

By Michelle Johnson | 25 Oct 2017

Art and architecture are rarely so perfectly intertwined as in Sir Christopher Wren’s famous London buildings – from St Paul’s Cathe... Read More

Ready for the weekend? Fill your weekend with a bit of drama with our pick of the best theatre, dining and art experiences

By Michelle Johnson | 20 Oct 2017

A delightful weekend of drama and dining... rnrnThe autumn breeze is definitely a breath of fresh air in London at October draws to a close,... Read More

Artist Ewan David Eason goes for gold with his new living exhibition at 45 Park Lane

By Michelle Johnson | 20 Oct 2017

From London and New York to Hong Kong and the Honalulu, Ewan David Eason’s Mappa Mundi collection at the opulent 45 Park Lane hotel is much more... Read More

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The Luxe List: 5 of the best winter warmers you can buy this season

By Tempus | 20 Nov 2017

If you're looking for a treat before the Christmas shopping really begins in earnest, why not take a look at these hand-picked luxury items. ... Read More

Enter the dragon: Touker Suleyman on the future of big brands post-Brexit

By Rachel Ingram | 15 Nov 2017

Touker Suleyman, best known as one of the fiery faces of television series Dragons’ Den, is a tough-talking businessman with an impressive caree... Read More

The Golden Ticket: Tier 1 (investor) visas explained

By Tempus | 14 Nov 2017

In 2011 the UK government introduced new visa rules that would reward foreign investors who have invested £2m or more with fast tracked res... Read More

From Star Wars to classic cars, these four offbeat investment ideas will give your portfolio a New Hope

By Tempus | 31 Oct 2017

For those readers of a certain vintage, cast your mind back to the summer of 1977 when the first Star Wars movie was released. Back then, few could ha... Read More

Future Proofing your business: insider tips and tricks for aspiring entrepreneurs

By Minter Dial | 23 Oct 2017

It’s quite astonishing that we tend to make different decisions between how and what we buy when shopping as consumers versus how and why we inv... Read More

The Luxe List: 5 incredible seasonal purchases to level up your lifestyle

By Tempus | 23 Oct 2017

The Luxe ListrnrnWhether you're in the market for a new superfast superyacht or want to dive to new depths with your very own submarine, we've... Read More

The Luxe List: these five cutting edge products provide the ultimate in luxury living

By Tempus | 16 Oct 2017

The Luxe ListrnrnThis week, our essential guide to the month’s finest seasonal must-haves focuses on precision and innovation, bringin... Read More

Jets, yachts, supercars: is fractional ownership for you?

By Rachel Ingram | 12 Oct 2017

It’s said that the wealthiest people are also often the thriftiest. In current economic climates, owners of luxury vehicles such as superya... Read More

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Address to impress: 100 Wardour St rewinds to the golden days of Soho

By Michelle Johnson | 21 Nov 2017

London's Soho has never been shy about its party atmosphere or love of a perfectly mixed cocktail, but to step inside its most famous address, 100... Read More

Jumeirah Carlton Towers hits the perfect note with their Opera-themed Afternoon Tea

By Michelle Johnson | 15 Nov 2017

Afternoon tea in London is always a favourite among the city's visitors, and while trendy brunch spots have lured locals away from old-fashioned f... Read More

Chefs Chris Galvin and Bryn Williams kick off Tottenham Hotspur's On Four dining experience

By Michelle Johnson | 15 Nov 2017

With their new football stadium set for completion next year, Tottenham Hotspur is cooking up a storm with their planned hospitality suite The H Club.... Read More

A winter wonderland with fairytale views, the White Forest sets the festive bar high

By Michelle Johnson | 10 Nov 2017

If you thought rooftop bars were exclusively for summer evenings, Madison in St Paul's will make you think again. The bar and restaurant's fam... Read More

Maximilian Riedel on his personal crusade against champagne flutes, and working with Sir Elton John

By Michelle Johnson | 08 Nov 2017

Whether they're making exclusive decanters for Sir Elton John or inventing new manufacturing processes to add colour to their collections, Austria... Read More

Restaurateur Jason Atherton's time to shine as his Clocktower restaurant achieves its first Michelin-star

By Tempus | 01 Nov 2017

Chef and restaurateur Jason Atherton has been awarded his second Michelin-star for his daring U.S. venture in The New York EDITION hotel. The Clocktow... Read More

Five London restaurants that will make you want to go vegan

By Tempus | 01 Nov 2017

Top chef Anthony Bourdain famously once opined that vegetarians are "the enemy of everything good and decent in the human spirit," ... Read More

Flaming grills, ashing blades and a thrilling wine list – Ginza Onodera is London’s best new Japanese restaurant

By Scott Manson | 30 Oct 2017

Ginza Onodera has a lot to live up to – it’s set in the same site that, for 23 years, was home to celebrated Japanese restaurant Matsuri. ... Read More

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Rise of the machines: 5 reasons we can't get enough of MB&F's mechanical masterpieces

By Michelle Johnson | 27 Oct 2017

Maximilian Büsser may have began as a traditional watchmaker for Harry Winston's rare timepieces, but ever since he created&nb... Read More

Designer Tracey Boyd on how fashion follows furnishing at Sonder launch

By Michelle Johnson | 19 Sep 2017

Luxury furnishing designer Tracey Boyd joined contemporaries including Kelly Hoppen MBE last week at the launch of Sonder Living’s newly opening... Read More

Take a look at the Dolce & Gabbana collection as Smeg launches its new London flagship store

By Tempus | 15 Sep 2017

Italian kitchen brand Smeg opened the doors of its new global flagship store in London’s Regent Street on Thursday, with a party that made the m... Read More

Historic Grosvenor Square location set to open its doors to private residents

By Michelle Johnson | 15 Sep 2017

London’s historic Twenty Grosvenor Square, once the home of the US Naval Headquarters during World War II, is set to be transformed into 37 luxu... Read More

Inside the luxury Dubai properties available to buy in BitCoin

By Tempus | 08 Sep 2017

As cryptocurrency becomes ever more desirable and respected within the luxury marketplace – with the leading currency BitCoin breaking through $... Read More

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The five essential private jet adventures that will take your holiday to new heights

By Michelle Johnson | 14 Nov 2017

Round-the-world trips were once the remit of gap-year backpackers, but as the trend of private jet tours continues to rise, the concept is enjoying a ... Read More

Take a look at the new hotel opening next to the Palace of Versailles

By Tempus | 27 Oct 2017

Just 200m from the historic Palace of Versailles, the Hôtel Le Louis Versailles Château, MGallery by Sofitel opened its doo... Read More

Bill Bensley’s newest resort in Vietnam is a re-education in luxury

By Rachel Ingram | 17 Oct 2017

Vietnam. A nation of conical hats, chicken satay and backpackers, or that’s what's believed by many people. I too was guilty of such stereot... Read More

Explore The Marylebone, London's ultimate secret retreat

By Scott Manson | 06 Sep 2017

Think of a grand London hotel and the obvious candidates spring to mind – The Dorchester, The Ritz, The Connaught, and so on. Fine places all bu... Read More

Is Devon returning the ‘English Riviera’ to its former glory?

By Scott Manson | 25 Aug 2017

There was a time when British seaside resorts such as Eastbourne and Torquay were the Ibiza of their day. Granted, glitter cannons, all-night parties ... Read More

How women are revolutionising the superyacht industry

By Dominique Afacan | 22 Aug 2017

There are now almost 300 female billionaires in the world, compared to 11 back in 2000. More still sit in the ultra-high-net-worth bracket, and yet ya... Read More

Welcome to Grenada’s world famous Grand Anse beach

By Shaun Prince | 21 Aug 2017

Lovingly known as the “spice isle”, Grenada is famous for its nutmeg and cocoa plantations, but there’s more to the island than spic... Read More

Discover the blue skies of Essque Zalu Zanzibar

By Mark Southern | 14 Aug 2017

Nestled into a natural cove on the North-east coast of the Tanzanian archipelago of Zanzibar, the Essque Zalu hotel has the most wonderful spectrum of... Read More

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Rio Ferdinand hopes to inspire the next generation as Aston Martin's newest brand ambassador

By Tempus | 16 Nov 2017

Former Manchester United and England star Rio Ferdinand has been announced as the new brand ambassador of luxury car brand Aston Martin. He joins cele... Read More

Rosemary Smith on her groundbreaking rally career and why Lewis Hamilton should watch his tracks ahead of the Brazil Grand Prix

By Michelle Johnson | 09 Nov 2017

It would be almost too easy to say that rally driver Rosemary Smith changed the face of women in racing, particularly at her peak in the mid-1960s whe... Read More

We took Bentley's newest Bentayga for a test drive and found a smooth operator with serious power

By Shaun Prince | 26 Oct 2017

Driving through the winding roads of Berkshire, through the lush green gardens of Windsor Great Park where Guards Polo Club calls home, calls for a tr... Read More

We take a closer look at Ferretti Group’s seven stunning new launches

By Rachel Ingram | 19 Oct 2017

The yacht show season may be over but – as you may have guessed from our Instagram account – Tempus’ love affair with this year&rsqu... Read More

Take a tour of Princess Yachts' award-winning 35M luxury superyacht

By Tempus | 05 Oct 2017

Plymouth superyacht manufacturer Princess Yachts has taken us behind the scenes of their award-winning M Class range with a new film taking a tou... Read More

New Heesen superyacht takes ‘Home’ three awards at the Monaco Yacht Show

By Michelle Johnson | 04 Oct 2017

Debuting at the Monaco Yacht Show, Heesen’s newest luxury superyacht Home was met with praise from all quarters as it swept up three awards for ... Read More

A beast unleashed: Tempus test drives the new Jaguar F-Type SVR

By Jay Boisvert | 29 Sep 2017

It’s a cold Tuesday morning and the rain is beating down on London. What could possibly brighten up this typically depressing British summer&rsq... Read More

Daredevil pilots ready for Sam Rutherford’s Vintage Air Rally in South America

By Michelle Johnson | 21 Sep 2017

A six-week air rally featuring only vintage aircrafts from the early 1900s will take to the skies in March, leaving the runway at Ushuaia at the tip o... Read More