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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 Michelle Johnson | 26 Oct 2021

The spice of life: a talk with Sanjay Anand MBE

From catering for the Prince of Wales at Buckingham Palace to launching two new fine-dining restaurants in May and June this year – as well as the prospect of his first international ventur... 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 Tempus | 21 Oct 2021

How co-working spaces are stepping up their game to provide luxury office facilities for future unicorns

For most, the image of a co-working office before 2020 may have been more as a necessary evil than an ideal situation. Although a perfect inner-city solution for freelancers and small businesses, co-w... Read More

By Tempus | 21 Oct 2021

Where to celebrate Champagne Day in London

To celebrate Champagne Day on Friday 22 October, Tempus and the Champagne Bureau UK has partnered with three of London’s top Champagne venues, Ginger Lily at Pan Pacific, The... 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 Juliet Herd | 13 Oct 2021

Timothy Taylor Gallery leads the charge as art world converges on London

Frieze Art Fairs return to London this week with much fanfare and anticipation after a year’s hiatus with nearly 300 major galleries from 39 countries taking part.  Both Frieze London and F... Read More

By Vicki Power | 12 Oct 2021

Heritage Dulwich: superb Indian in the suburbs

As far as I’m concerned, there have been few downsides to working from home in the pandemic era – loungewear and being in for the Amazon delivery guy being chief among them. But a year and... Read More

By Tempus | 09 Oct 2021

How to start an art collection

The world of art is a wonderful place to explore and discover as it is full of artists with diverse practices and styles. Whether you want to buy your first major work, or simply want to enhance your ... Read More

By Tempus | 08 Oct 2021

How to tell if your old watch is a hidden fortune

Sadly, there are hundreds of thousands of discarded and neglected watches across the world, and while these old timepieces may not be up-to-date with the latest trends, to say they may have ... 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 Tempus | 24 Sep 2021

Rosie Lillis Communications enlists stars of British jewellery making for Afghanistan women’s charity auction

In light of the catastrophic fall of the Aghan government following the US-led withdrawal of NATO troops from the country, UK PR firm Rosie Lillis Communications has announced the launch of ... Read More

By Tempus | 20 Sep 2021

Champagne maison Veuve Clicquot raises a glass to female leaders at the 49th Bold Woman Awards

Every year since 1972, the Bold Woman Awards by Veuve Clicquot has spotlit and celebrated inspirational women with a trailblazing track record of success, innovation and entrepreneurism. So who else c... Read More

By Tempus | 14 Sep 2021

Peplow Hall Estate opens as stunning countryside escape

Just because summer is drawing to a close doesn't mean the season for staycationing is over, and the recently launched travel brand Luxury Cottages' newest property might be jus... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 09 Sep 2021

Leica announces 007 Edition camera and exclusive photography exhibition to celebrate the release of No Time To Die

Leica Camera unveils its new Leica Q2 007 Edition to celebrate the release of the 25th Bond film, No Time To Die. Launched on 8 September and limited to 250 pieces, the special edition camera features... Read More

By Lysanne Currie | 06 Sep 2021

The New Ultras

The number 21, says The Economist’s Tom Standage, is connected with ‘luck, risk, taking chances and rolling the dice’ and, for the world’s ‘New Ultras’, that s... 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 Tempus | 03 Sep 2021

Transformative travel: Jeremy Jauncey on how to change the world with wanderlust

What is true luxury? For me, it’s being able to visit far-flung places and have an experience that money can’t buy. It's not having lots of things to show off, but rather the moments t... Read More