Oct/Dec 2013

Issue 41

Boisdale of Canary Wharf now open on Sundays for live jazz, the best of Scottish beef, and free flowing Boisdale wine at an unbeatable price

Boisdale of Canary Wharf has just launched an exclusive Sunday Lunch menu. For £45, guests can enjoy a Bloody Mary or Champagne on arrival

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Jun/Jul 2013

Issue 40

Jools Holland, Imelda May and Rumer attend the launch of Gilson Lavis exhibition at Boisdale of Canary Wharf

Music greats including Jools Holland, Imelda May and Rumer showed up at the launch of an exhibition of ink sketches and portraits by Gilson Lavis on 4 April at Boisdale of Canary Wharf.

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Feb/Mar 2013

Issue 39

JOOLS HOLLAND to host and guest star
in launch of The Festival of Boogie Woogie, Stride & Blues

The world’s leading boogie-woogie and stride piano players Jools Holland, Ben Waters and Axel Zwingenberger will be appearing on stage at Boisdale of Canary Wharf on Tuesday 19 February.

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Sep/Oct 12

Issue 38

Viva La Diva Boisdale Patron of Music Jools Holland Launches a Festival Devoted to the Greates Divas of All Time

Join us for our celebration of the female voice at its most inspirational. On September 12 Jools Holland will be presenting Louise Marshall alongside the brilliant Lianne Carroll and rising star Georgina Jackson.

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Apr/May 12

Issue 38

Boisdale Patron of Music Jools Holland to Launch the Boisdale Blues Festival with Mud Morganfield

Join us for the launch of the Boisdale Blues Festival to be hosted by Jools Holland with three amazing blues performances on Thursday 14 June.

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Feb/Mar 12

Issue 37

Epsom Downs & the Jockey Club present the Boisdale Enclosure at the Investec Derby Festival 2012

The First Event Of Her Majesty The Queen's Diamond Jubilee Celebrations

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Oct/Nov 11

Issue 36

“First Night” Premiere & after Party at Boisdale of Canary Wharf

A cinematic viewing of First Night is the essential tonic for the autumnal blues. The film has been described as, “ … a sex spiced, sophisticated, rather beautiful, romantic comedy. Reminiscent of Gosford Park and Amadeus but very, very, very funny!”.

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Summer 11

Issue 35

London’s latest live Jazz, Blues & Soul venue announces Jools Holland as Patron of Music

Jools Holland will be performing at Boisdale of Canary Wharf on 21 June 2011 joined by one of the finest soul, gospel and R&B voices in the world RUBY TURNER & SANDIE SHAW, one of the most successful British female singers of the 1960s.

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Jan/Feb 11

Issue 34

JOOLS HOLLAND to Become Boisdale of Canary Wharf Patron of Music

Boisdale of Canary Wharf is set to become London’s most important live jazz, blues and soul venue since Ronnie Scott’s opened in 1952...

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Nov/Dec 10

Issue 33

The Lamb at Hindon Hosts Legendary Michelin Star Chef JOHN BURTON RACE for the Winter Season

The Lamb at Hindon is delighted to announce that John Burton Race will be joining the restaurant as guest chef for the winter season...

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Sep/Oct 10

Issue 32

The Ultimate Game Dinner in aid of Action Against Hunger

On St Andrew's Day, Tuesday 30 November, four brilliant chefs will don their whites to host one of the greatest game dining experiences since 1871 (when supporters of the Paris Commune ate the Zoo). Each chef will select his favourite game dish for his course....

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Jul/Aug 10

Issue 31

Judy Carmichael, One of the World's Greatest Jazz Pianists at Boisdale of Belgravia

On August 9, Boisdale of Belgravia, hails the return of Judy Carmichael, the glamorous and effervescent Grammy-nominated pianist and Steinway artist who takes up a two-week residency...

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May/Jun 10

Issue 30

Dinner with a Mission on 23 June

Elizabeth Windsor would never have been crowned Queen Elizabeth II had it not been for Scotland’s greatest victory over the English at the Battle of Bannockburn on 23 June 1314...

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Mar/Apr 10

Issue 29

Jack Vettriano crowned Johnnie Walker Blue Label Great Scot 2010

World-famous artist Jack Vettriano was awarded the 2010 Johnnie Walker Blue Label Great Scot Award at an awards dinner held at Boisdale of Belgravia on Wednesday 24 February....

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Jan/Feb 10

Issue 28

Great Scot Awards 2010 Presented by Sir Jackie Stewart

Sir Jackie will be presenting the 2010 Great Scot Award at Boisdale of Belgravia on Wednesday 24 February 2010. The award is in recognition of a Scottish individual's outstanding contribution to their chosen field of activity...

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Nov/Dec 09

Issue 27

The Future of the City of London Dinner

On Monday 30 November Boisdale of Belgravia in association with Financial News and The Wall Street Journal Europe will be holding the Dinner at which Michael Spencer, the Conservative Party treasurer, founder and chief executive of ICAP will speak on The Future of the City of London Under a Future Conservative Government...

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Sep/Oct 09

Issue 26

Comedy Dinner at Boisdale Rhona Cameron

Award winning Scottish comedienne, TV personality, actress and critically acclaimed author Rhona Cameron will be headlining The Comedy Dinner in aid of Action Against Hunger at Boisdale of Belgravia on Sunday 1 November...

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Jul/Aug 09

Issue 25

Heston Blumenthal & Friends Cook for Action Against Hunger

Boisdale are proud and delighted to be a part of the team putting this event together which last year raised £80,000 for malnourished children and families in the third world...

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May/Jun 09

Issue 24

The Chelsea Arts Festival 2009

We invite you to celebrate Boisdale of Belgravia’s 21st Anniversary with London’s hottest jazz ticket for 2009. As the opening event for the Chelsea Arts Festival 2009 this will be a very special concert headlined by a sensational jazz singer, songwriter, two times winner of the BBC Jazz vocalist of the year and Radio 2 presenter Clare Teal who will be performing with the legendary Boisdale Blue Rhythm Band...

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Mar/Apr 09

Issue 23

Scotland comes home to Boisdale

Sir Jackie Stewart has been awarded the inaugural Johnnie Walker Blue Label Great Scot Award 2009 at a Burns Night supper held at Boisdale of Belgravia on Monday 26 January. Hosted by journalist, editor and television presenter Andrew Neil, the audience included leading names from the world of fi lm, music, art, literature, sport, media and business...

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Jan/Feb 09

Issue 22

Japan declares war on Scotland!

The most significant event since The Russo-Japanese vodka war in 1904 is going to take place at Boisdale of Belgravia on Wednesday, 18 February. Do not miss the Scotland vs Japan Blind Whisky Tasting Challenge hosted by prominent whisky writer and connoisseur Marcin Miller...

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Nov/Dec 08

Issue 21

The Boisdale Jazz & Cigar Club Havana Jaunt 2009

A pre-revolutionary Boisdale Jazz & Cigar Club dinner in 1948 sponsored by the Hatuey brewery. At the end of the table you can see the current Chairman of Boisdale Adrian Wield as a young boy during his first formative visit to Cuba. The Boisdale Jazz & Cigar Club Havana Jaunt 2009 will revisit the western region of Cuba...

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Sep/Oct 08

Issue 20

Boisdale Vantis Challenge Cup at New Zealand Golf Club

New Zealand Golf Club is by invitation only and has a maximum of 250 members. Situated in the town of Addlestone, in Surrey, it is one of the most exclusive golf clubs in the Europe and very old world. It was founded in 1895 by Tom Simpson and Samuel “Muir” Fergusson...

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Jul/Aug 08

Issue 19

The Boisdale Blind Champagne Challenge 2008

This is a tantalising opportunity to evaluate the quality of some of the greatest names in Champagne without being prejudiced by brand perceptions. Could the English sparkling wine win? All guests will be judges for the evening and will have a list of all the Champagnes present but will not know which they are tasting...

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May/Jun 08

Issue 18

Venerable Port Tasting Sponsored by Everlands

On Wednesday 25 June Everlands, world’s fi rst global experience club (see page 3 for more information) will be hosting a Venerable Port Tasting conducted by fi ne wine expert Jeffrey Benson and attended by Everlands Founders. The evening will begin with a Pol Roger Cuvée de Reserve Champagne reception...

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Mar/Apr 08

Issue 17

The Boisdale Lloyds TSB Epsom Derby 2008

Once again, The Boisdale Jazz & Cigar Club is going to the Epsom Derby. It will be the 229th running of this famous race and last year’s event was very well attended and much enjoyed by all those who came – particularly if they had their money on Authorized the pre-race favourite ridden by Frankie Dettori...

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Dec 07/Feb 08

Issue 16

The Boisdale Spectator Calcutta Cup

One of the world’s most famous sporting contests originates from 1872 in the city of Calcutta, India. The fi rst match was played on Christmas Day and such was the success of the first game of “England v Scotland, Ireland and the other” that it became a permanent fi xture; The Calcutta Football Club of expatriate empire builders, offi cers and gentlemen was formed...

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Oct/Nov 07

Issue 15

AJohnnie Walker Celebrity Guest Star Performances at Boisdale of Belgravia

Every month Boisdale will be presenting a private audience with a star guest in addition to the classic live jazz every night...

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Aug/Sep 07

Issue 14

A Private Audience with Paul Jones at Boisdale of Belgravia

Paul Jones, Manfred Mann’s front man and Moody Blues band member, will be making a special guest star appearance at Boisdale of Belgravia on Wednesday 26 September. Paul will be joined by Digby Fairweather and his band who for the last 3 years supported the late, great George Melly...

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Jun/Jul 07

Issue 14

Revolt in Style

Journalist and broadcaster Andrew Neil is the guest speaker at a special Boisdale event to mark the introduction of the public smoking ban on 1 July. Former editor of the Sunday Times and a hugely influential media figure, Andrew will be joined by special guests Claire Fox, director of the Institute of Ideas, Antony Worrall Thompson and David Hockney...

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Apr/May 07

Issue 13

The Grand National Day

Every year on Saturday in early April forty horses and jockeys line up for the most thrilling spectacle in British sport – the Aintree Grand National. Often called the world's.

Often called the world’s greatest steeplechase, it is a unique test of horsemanship for the rider and endurance and agility for the horse...

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Feb/Mar 07

Issue 12

The Boisdale Derby 2007

Accentuate the positive: After six years of carefully studied evolution which resulted in a near perfect (nothing is 100 %!) day last year we are more than hopeful that the 2007 Boisdale Derby will not only be the most spectacular Boisdale Derby ever but also gain well deserved recognition as one the great days in the cognoscenti’s racing calendar...

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Dec 06/Jan 07

Issue 11

A Piece Of Havana In London

The most astonishing aspect of La B del M is the food. The authenticity and charm of the ambiance and distinctive quality of the mojitos are, as one would expect, unrivalled outside of Havana. However what Head Chef, Jake Young and Sous Chef Gareth Stewart have created with the menu may well be recognized in time as a benchmark for modern Cuban inspired cuisine...

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Oct/Nov 06

Issue 10

Havana Dreaming

It is with huge delight that we are able to announce the arrival of the latest recruit to the thoroughbred stable of Boisdale bars and restaurants: La Bodeguita del Medio. Unfortunately there is a serious stumbling block with this new enterprise and that is quite simply the name...

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Aug/Sep 06

Issue 9

Boisdale Great American Songbook Festival

Every August since 2000 we have featured the finest in Cuban music, food, drinks and cigars but this year Boisdale has decided to hoist its tartan to the mast of its raft and head up through the Florida Straits to the USA. We will be offering real live Americans playing a wide variety of their country’s finest export - jazz...

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Jun/Jul 06

Issue 8

Take 300 Clean Oysters

For hundreds of years men have ascribed all kinds of potent qualities to oysters, aphrodisiac and more purely practical. For one, they are supposed to be good for you...

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Apr/May 06

Issue 7

Boisdale of Bishopsgate Blues

Every Friday from May 12 Boisdale of Bishopsgate will be presenting the finest blues music to be heard this side of the Mississippi and either side of the Thames. If you’ve spent all week in the...

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Feb/Mar 06

Issue 6

Eating the Zoo

On Wednesday 22 February 2006 we will sit down at the table in Boisdale of Belgravia to taste extremely rare and exquisite Port wines that will take us back in time as far as the last days of the Franco-Prussian War, the siege of Paris and armistice of 1871 that gave birth to the German Empire and saw the departure of Napoleon III who was captured at the Battle of Sedan and deposed by the forces of the Third Republic...

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