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9 Cultural Facts about King’s Cross

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In modern times, King’s Cross has been the site of avant-garde film screenings, illicit raves, game-changing fashion shows and important civil rights work. Today, it remains an important cultural hub, home to the largest national library in the world, an exciting art and music venues, and world’s first gay-inclusive rugby union club. Here, we present nine things you need to know about this fascinating district of London.

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Peter Sanchez Joins The Standard, London

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It’s been a great 12 months for Peter Sanchez-Iglesias: Chef of the Year, a Michelin Star for Paco Tapas, and rising up the Good Food Guide with Casamia. We met up with the newest the Standard family member to find out how his career started, what inspires him and exactly what he will be bringing to The Standard.

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Chewing the Fat with Adam Rawson: For the Love of Summer and Winter

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Adam Rawson just got home after a long day of testing recipes for his soon-to-open restaurants. Adam is the Executive Chef of Isla and Double Standard, the restaurant and street facing bar, respectively, on the ground floor of The Standard, London. During this interview he proved to be a more than capable multi-tasker as he managed to offer precise explanations about his restaurants as a spirited baby and a poor phone connection grapple for his attention offering thus an insight into the mind and process of the chef.

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