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House & Garden, November 2016

House & Garden, November 2016

Tatler, April 2015

Georgian society wigs out

An outsider peering through the windows of a grand Westminster townhouse late one winter evening could have been forgiven for thinking they had their drink spiked with acid. For there were Lady Colin Campbell (resplendent in a sapphire and diamond tiara), Zuleika Parkin and Nicky Haslam, gadding about in full Georgian dress while being serenaded by Millicent Binks. But this was no trip: Oliver Gerrish had assembled the revellers in order to raise money for the Georgian Group. And a great success it was too - the only modern interlopers were the stiletto holes discovered in the large Aubusson rug, post party. 


Derbyshire Life, April 2014

A Night at the Opera, Report by Nigel Powlson

Inspired by Matlock Bath's Grand Pavilion, countertenor and architectural historian Oli Gerrish has organised a fund-raising concert. Nigel Powlson finds out more...

The Georgian Group Magazine Spring 2015 Hanoverian Ball Celebrating the tercentenary of the Hanoverian accession and held in the splendid setting of a private Georgian townhouse in Queen Anne's Gate, our Ball on 4th December glittered with brilliant costumes and guests. Organised by a committee led by Oliver Gerrish and Zuleika Parkin, it treated one hundred and twenty revellers to an array of diversions, including quadrilles, a tableau of the Georges, the specially-commissioned Dance of Birdcage Walk, opera from New Georgian Opera, instrumental music and a sumptuous champagne bar. A raffle and auction raised an impressive £4,000 for the work of The Georgian Group and The Seven Dials Trust.   

The Georgian Group Magazine Spring 2015

Hanoverian Ball

Celebrating the tercentenary of the Hanoverian accession and held in the splendid setting of a private Georgian townhouse in Queen Anne's Gate, our Ball on 4th December glittered with brilliant costumes and guests.

Organised by a committee led by Oliver Gerrish and Zuleika Parkin, it treated one hundred and twenty revellers to an array of diversions, including quadrilles, a tableau of the Georges, the specially-commissioned Dance of Birdcage Walk, opera from New Georgian Opera, instrumental music and a sumptuous champagne bar. A raffle and auction raised an impressive £4,000 for the work of The Georgian Group and The Seven Dials Trust. 

 

Belgravia Residents' Journal July 2013  Belgravia Residents Association Annual Summer Garden Party 17 June 2013 with The Georgian Group.  

Belgravia Residents' Journal July 2013 

Belgravia Residents Association Annual Summer Garden Party 17 June 2013 with The Georgian Group.

 

Country Life, September 9th 2004  Castnerne Hall, Staffordshire - The home of Mr and Mrs Charles Hurt At first glance, Casterne Hall, near Ashbourne, seems to be a classic example of a smaller manor house of the early 18th century. But how much of the house is actually Jacobean? Oliver Gerrish examines the evidence.

Country Life, September 9th 2004 

Castnerne Hall, Staffordshire - The home of Mr and Mrs Charles Hurt

At first glance, Casterne Hall, near Ashbourne, seems to be a classic example of a smaller manor house of the early 18th century. But how much of the house is actually Jacobean? Oliver Gerrish examines the evidence.

The Financial Times: How to Spend It. May 2004 That's quite an admission It takes some of the highest intelligence in the land to infiltrate private, architecturally exciting buildings and view their art collections. Katrina Burroughs joins the clued-up clubs that open doors.  

The Financial Times: How to Spend It. May 2004

That's quite an admission

It takes some of the highest intelligence in the land to infiltrate private, architecturally exciting buildings and view their art collections. Katrina Burroughs joins the clued-up clubs that open doors.

 

Bridge Magazine S/S 2013 By George! Blast from the past: The Young Georgians, Fitzroy Square

Bridge Magazine S/S 2013

By George!

Blast from the past: The Young Georgians, Fitzroy Square

Sloane Square magazine, Spring 2013 Holy Trinity Church Concert - 12th April In celebration of Her Majesty The Queen's Diamond Jubilee, soprano Alexandra Kennedy and countertenor Oliver Gerrish are leading an evening of classical music titled 'The Best of British'. A spell binding evening for any classical enthusiast. 

Sloane Square magazine, Spring 2013

Holy Trinity Church Concert - 12th April

In celebration of Her Majesty The Queen's Diamond Jubilee, soprano Alexandra Kennedy and countertenor Oliver Gerrish are leading an evening of classical music titled 'The Best of British'. A spell binding evening for any classical enthusiast. 

Lady Grey and the Young Georgians

We have discovered a couple of local gems bursting with talent on our very own doorstep.

The Georgian Group 2012 10th Anniversary Masked Ball took place in November at their headquarters in Fitzroy Square. The Young Georgians Twelfth Night Dance was a stylish event, complete wityh an elaborate Wassail Christmas cake. The evening highlights several events, held throughout the year. 

The Times, 21st December 2008 The Mild Bunch Some of our finest 18th-century houses now have their own groupies - witty, passionate and very, very posh. Meet the Young Georgians. By Lucy Denyer

The Times, 21st December 2008

The Mild Bunch

Some of our finest 18th-century houses now have their own groupies - witty, passionate and very, very posh. Meet the Young Georgians. By Lucy Denyer

Country Life - December 2016

Country Life - December 2016