Interview

By Gabriel Power | 13 Jan 2022

Buttoned up: a chat with Jenson Button

For a hefty chunk of the 21st century, Jenson Button was the face of British Formula One. Unassuming and polite off the track yet ruthless on it, he played a key role in revitalising the sport among t... Read More

By Rory FH Smith | 12 Jan 2022

Driving the future: a look at Rimac’s new all-electric hypercar

“If you’re a luxury car company, you could have more from the entertainment system or, if you’re in a sports car like a McLaren you could go to a track and let the car drive you,&rdq... Read More

By Juliet Herd | 23 Dec 2021

Burberry blazes a trail for circular fashion economy

The UK retail market just got a whole lot more interesting with Burberry’s move into the rental sphere. In good news for shoppers and the environment, the iconic British brand has teamed up with... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 30 Nov 2021

Interview: Donna Air on her emotional new play, Punched, and why she wants to shine the light on important female stories

Actress, presenter and producer Donna Air has always championed causes that empower women, but it was in the pandemic – and a pivotal role in television’s The Split – ... Read More

By Lysanne Currie | 27 Oct 2021

Tempus meets Andrew Ramroop, the owner of legendary Savile Row tailor Maurice Sedwell

Jamaica, 1962, and CIA agent Felix Leiter points his Walther PPK at James Bond’s ribs. “Interesting,” he remarks. “Where were you measured for this, bud?” The reply:... Read More

By Tempus | 22 Oct 2021

INTERVIEW: Pictorum Capitis co-founders Matthew and Jackson Navin

When it comes to the vibrant world of art investment, there has never been a more exciting time to discover the stars of tomorrow – so long as one knows how to navigate the art world, that is. W... Read More

By Davina Catt | 18 Oct 2021

Casting Bond: an interview with No Time to Die casting director Debbie McWilliams

"When the end credits roll and it says, 'James Bond will return’, it’s always by public demand,” says Debbie McWilliams, who has served as casting director of the 007 franch... Read More

By Rory FH Smith | 30 Sep 2021

INTERVIEW: 007 stunt driver on Bond's most thrilling car chase yet - featuring the new Land Rover Defender

Very few cars can compare to the Land Rover Defender. What started life as a curious post-war project by Rover bosses and brothers Maurice and Spencer Wilks, developed into an automotive landmark over... Read More

By Rory FH Smith | 04 Sep 2021

INTERVIEW: IndyCar driver Sam Schmidt on the long road to recovery

When IndyCar driver Sam Schmidt, driving 200mph, crashed into the barrier during pre-season testing at the Walt Disney World Speedway on 6 January 2000, his doctors thought he wouldn’t... Read More

By Rory FH Smith | 02 Sep 2021

Sir Jackie Stewart on his love for F1 and his lasting legacy

While Formula One may be enjoying a much-awaited return to form, with racing rivalries and friendship reminiscent of the glory days of the 1960s and ’70s, today’s racing championship is mi... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 31 Aug 2021

INTERVIEW: bespoke jeweller Benjamin Hawkins talks exclusively to Tempus

Benjamin Hawkins is one of the London jewellery scene’s best kept secrets. His eponymous fine jewellery brand was quietly founded in 2016 when, after training in gold smithing and fine diamond w... Read More

By Rory FH Smith | 12 Jul 2021

Rocket man: celebrating 60 years since the first manned space flight

When Yuri Alekseyevich Gagarin was born on 9 March 1934, in the Russian village of Klushino, 160km west of Moscow, it’s unlikely any of his family would have predicted his meteoric rise to stard... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 06 Jul 2021

Serious business: behind the scenes at the Decanter World Wine Awards 2021

For even the most avid amateur oenophiles, a trip to the supermarket to pick up a bottle of wine can often be a gruelling undertaking. Which vintage do we want? Is this a dry or sweet red? Which grape... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 23 Jun 2021

INTERVIEW: F1 star Lando Norris on his career so far, his ambitions for the future and the Logitech McLaren G Challenge

Lando Norris is a busy man. It would be safe to assume that most 21 year olds who are making waves in an active - and hotly contested - Formula One World Championship would find it diff... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 21 Jun 2021

Personal best: an exclusive interview with Sir Mo Farah

If asked to name the world’s greatest athletes, it would be fair to say that the name Sir Mo Farah would feature on many peoples list. During his illustrious career the long-distance runner, 38,... Read More

By Nicky Morris | 15 Jun 2021

INTERVIEW: Simon Geere on paving the way for sustainable private jet travel as new CEO of Farnborough Airport

After joining Farnborough Airport as CEO last year, Simon Geere has big plans for the future of business aviation. Citing the sector as a key player in the UK’s economic recovery and a springboa... Read More

By Lauren Jade Hill | 05 Jun 2021

Shaping places: an interview with design maverick Jean-Michel Gathy

The luxurious Aman Venice, The Chedi Andermatt and Cheval Blanc Randheli: Jean-Michel Gathy is the man behind many of the world’s most talked-about hotels. The French-Belgian architect has ... Read More

By Juliet Herd | 18 May 2021

Return of the King: an interview with Fawaz Gruosi

If ever a party brought to modern minds the era of F Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby, it would be high jewellery brand De Grisogono’s annual extravaganza at the legendary Hotel du... Read More