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Shrove Tuesday: Guilt-free Pancakes at Farmacy


SEEN does love a pancake, but they can be heavy and dripping with all manner of rich accompaniments. Luckily SEEN has learned that Farmacy have created pancakes that are delicious and good for you. Yes, you heard that right. This being Notting Hill’s Farmacy, they look luxurious too, embellished with flowers.

Their House Pancakes are served with fresh fruit, coconut ‘yoghurt’, chia berry jam and maple syrup. They are gluten-free, devoid of dairy and sans sugar, additives, preservatives or stabilisers. Never has the abstinence of Lent looked so easy with such a healthful alternative to start you off.

74 Westbourne Grove
Notting Hill
W2 5SH

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Oh to be at Camino Bankside Now that Summer is Here

With temperatures set to soar as though it was 1976 (SEEN remembers sweltering through that), your best bet is to get anywhere by the river Thames, where the views are gobsmacking, and the food is fabulous. Like last year, London is awash with marvellous gins – and let’s remind ourselves, if you drink gin you are partaking in a resonant and historical pastime that is inextricably linked to London’s rich, vibrant and – dare we say it – dark past.

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Kieren Hughes: Urban Dreamscape

SEEN was instantly captivated by the work of the Cheltenham-born artist Kieren Hughes recently. His unsettling images seem born of modern-day anxieties about urban living, as in Chicago Fever Dream or the privileges accrued by a rich elite, as in The Last Privilege of an Oil Man.