When it comes to shopping for Christmas presents, a stroll around Mayfair’s picturesque and salubrious streets offers rich pickings. Although just a short distance away from the frenetic hustle and bustle of Oxford Street, the discerning shopper is offered a truly civilized shopping experience. Mayfair offers a wonderful variety of shops, ranging from historic, vintage specialist independents to luxurious flagship stores from major brands, offering the polite, knowledgeable service which makes shopping a pleasure. Continue reading “Merry Christmas Mayfair Shopping” »
UNION flags and bunting have been put up across many Mayfair streets to help mark the Queen's Diamond Jubilee.
HM The Queen was born, as Princess Elizabeth, at a house at 17 Bruton Street in 1926. She ascended to the throne following the death of her father in 1952.
Mayfair.org.uk went in search of decorations around Mayfair to mark the Queen's sixty years as monarch.
Graffiti by artist Paul "Don" Smith at corner of Old Bond Street and Burlington Gardens.
In what is perhaps not a very suprising piece of news, ThisIsMoney.co.uk has reported that New Bond Street in Mayfair is the most expensive place in Britain to rent retail space.
Global property agent Cushman & Wakefield have detected an increase of 11% over the last year, which they put down to a number of new tenants designed to take advantage of spending power provided by the influx of wealthy Russian businessmen into the capital.