FLOWER CROWN WORKSHOP - SOLD OUT
Mar
20
6:30 PM18:30

FLOWER CROWN WORKSHOP - SOLD OUT

March 20th marks the Spring Equinox, a true indicator that warmer, sunnier days have come. Many flowering plants bloom at this time of year and we will be celebrating this with a flower crown workshop in The Roseberry Room. After a relaxed, sociable evening, hosted by Lucy Squire, you will leave with a beautiful flower crown made by your own fair hands! 

@lucy_squire_flowers

This is a members only event.
To reserve a space please email signup@thedepartmentstore.com

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Don Mac
Mar
22
to Mar 23

Don Mac

Don is the ex-resident spinner at the now legendary The End night club. He has played some epic parties there including the closing night in the main room and have spun everywhere from Ibiza to Australia. He has played with the likes of Layo & Bushwacka!, Laurent Garnier, Sven Vath, Richie Hawtin, Green Velvet, Slam, Jeff Mills, Ben Watt, Darren Emerson, Mr C and many others. 

Don now just plays for pleasure and is into mixing up everything from disco, funk, house, chug, nu-disco, 80s new-wave and Balearic.

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Royce Cronin
Mar
24
3:00 PM15:00

Royce Cronin

A regular musical presence on the South London scene, Royce’s eclectic mix of influence  and experience make for a great solo set of classics and curve balls. He can take a request as easily as play a stripped down version of a track you’ve never heard of. A nicely put together covers set where Bowie, Prince and Alabama Shakes might meet and not take themselves too seriously.

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Chris de Buerre
Mar
29
to Mar 30

Chris de Buerre

Chris de Buerre has been playing a mixture of funky disco-based party tunes for longer than he can remember for Homodrop, Bender! Midnight Riot Radio, Duckie, Fruité, Dalston Superstore, Cybil’s House, Athena 80s, Men Inc., The Cock Tavern, The Tiger E9, 06 St Chads Place, Madame Jo-Jos and The Edge Soho.

 @instahartiss

https://www.mixcloud.com/chris_de_buerre/
https://soundcloud.com/chris-de-beurre
https://www.facebook.com/chrisdebuerre/

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MOTHER'S DAY - FREE WITH A RESTAURANT RESERVATION
Mar
31
11:00 AM11:00

MOTHER'S DAY - FREE WITH A RESTAURANT RESERVATION

We will be celebrating motherhood, maternal bonds and the influence of mothers and women in society on Sunday 31st. Join us for Sunday lunch with the ones you love, over looking the Brixton rooftops. If you make a restaurant booking on Mother's Day, we will treat the women in your group to a delicious dessert on the house!

To book a table call 020 3598 6970
or email bookings@thedepartmentstore.com

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Martin John
Mar
31
3:00 PM15:00

Martin John

Considered one of the finest vocalists in both the UK and Ireland, and part of the Top Ten Album selling swing group 'Jack Pack', Martin John is a renowned musician who offers both a slick and polished Swing show or an Acoustic guitar and Vocal experience

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Rob Davey
Mar
15
to Mar 16

Rob Davey

Rob has been writing music, producing, DJ’ing for almost two decades. He has co-produced 5 Artist Albums, countless compilations and has held numerous DJ residencies at Night Clubs all over the world, including Pacha Ibiza, Womb Tokyo, Saturday Sessions at MOS, The End, Turnmills and many more.

 As one half of the British duo Mutiny uk, they have achieved many Underground Hit Records over the years including two National Top 40 successes with ’Secrets’ and ‘The Virus’ as well as having remixed tracks for artists such as Stereo MC’s, Basement Jaxx, Sophie Ellis Baxtor & Robbie Williams to name but a few. @robmutinypics 

https://www.mixcloud.com/robmutiny3/

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ST. PADDY'S DAY SUPPER - £30
Mar
14
7:00 PM19:00

ST. PADDY'S DAY SUPPER - £30

Kick off your Paddy's day celebrations with an Irish Cèilidh, Downstairs at The Department Store. You will be greeted on the night with a cocktail followed by a two course dinner, Irish folk music and traditional dancing lead by Cèilidh band, Bowreed, who will guide you through the steps. Get your dancing shoes on and prepare to be charmed by the Irish! 

Dress Code: Go Green!

Members can purchase a maximum of 4 tickets.
To purchase tickets please click here

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A Night with John Illsley - The Life & Times of Dire Straits
Mar
11
7:00 PM19:00

A Night with John Illsley - The Life & Times of Dire Straits

Founder member and bass player of Dire Straits, John Illsley was a crucial part of one of the biggest bands of all time, selling over 120 million albums and spending 1,100 weeks in the UK album charts.

The band received countless awards including 4 Grammies, 3 Brits, plus a coveted induction to the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 2018. John knows what it takes to be starting out, what it’s like when you’ve arrived and what a roller coaster it can be! 

John will be joined by old friend and Dire Straits co-manager Paul Cummins to talk about those heady times, a Q&A plus live renditions of those Dire Straits classics with members of his band.

The show promises to be a fascinating eye-opener with some wonderful music thrown in. An utterly entertaining, insightful and unique night out.

Tickets are £43.23, members can purchase up to two tickets. 
To buy a ticket please click here.

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Peter Cogavin
Mar
10
3:00 PM15:00

Peter Cogavin

An accomplished singer-songwriter in his own right, Peter Cogavin has performed live for over a decade all over Europe. His style passes from 60s Pop and Blues standards to modern classics & folk ballads. His original songs which he recorded with his former group ‘Pete and Folks’ saw him perform on national television in France, where his music is still regularly play-listed on radio. In 2017, his new group, ‘the Hobosapiens’ released their debut EP, and he continues to perform in concert with them for select international dates. Equipped with an acoustic guitar and a golden voice, Peter manages to connect with crowds through his varied repertoire and his disarmingly earnest and original interpretations of great songs.

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MARDI GRAS - FAT TUESDAY! - FREE
Mar
5
5:00 PM17:00

MARDI GRAS - FAT TUESDAY! - FREE

Mardi Gras, which is translated from French to mean Fat Tuesday, is the last night of eating richer, fatty foods before the fasting of Lent. Come and celebrate with all the colour and passion of Mardi Gras, Upstairs at The Department Store.

We are offering our members a free, New Orleans inspired cocktail and selection of canapés! Pop up for a drink or book a table to feast with us before Lent! 

To book a table call 020 3598 6970
or email bookings@thedepartmentstore.com

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EDD K
Mar
1
to Mar 2

EDD K

Collector of golden age hip-hop through to soulful house music via any genre in between that has a groove, Edd will be sure to get you moving.

Edd’s selections have been heard at venues from Brilliant Corners to Village Underground, stations from Balamii to NTS, and festival stages from Czech Republic to Croatia.

Friday Night: https://www.mixcloud.com/mixmotel/mixmotel-27-ek/
Sunday Afternoon: https://www.mixcloud.com/groovement/edd-mystery-selections-jaunes-oct-2015/

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Karen Lane
Feb
24
3:00 PM15:00

Karen Lane

Originally from Perth, Lane has self-produced 6 albums to critical acclaim. Her debut “Once In A Lifetime” (2002) garnered the attention and positive reviews of the International jazz press and radio play in the UK, Japan, USA and Canada.

When Karen first hit the UK Scene she was quickly recognized by Michael Parkinson regularly being featured on his BBC Radio and Jazz FM.

 In 2018 Lane released PASSARIM in Paris at the Sunset Club, followed by a support slot for Deodato at Ronnie Scott’s.  Career highlights have included International Jazz festivals, regular slots at Pizza Express Jazz Club, and selling out the main room at Ronnie Scotts Jazz Club.  Karen has been delighted to find herself singing in places she’d never imagined she would visit: including Sicily, Portofino, Nice, Monte Carlo, Evian, Berlin, Cape Town and Bucharest. In November 2018 she played a sold out show at The Elgar Room Royal Albert Hall as part of the London Jazz Festival.

https://soundcloud.com/karen-lane-1
TWITTER: @krushgroover1 - Karen Lane https://twitter.com
www.karenlanejazz.com

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THE MEN WHO FELL TO EARTH
Feb
22
to Feb 23

THE MEN WHO FELL TO EARTH

TheMenWhoFell2Earth are all about dance floors. Between them they’ve racked up (too many) years of running clubs, falling out of clubs and, of course, playing records in clubs. They’re the co-creators of the seminal West End gay indie disco night, Rebel Rebel and the long running East London dance party, TheMenWhoFell2Earth. They’re obsessed with seven inch singles, special disco maxi 12” versions and making people dance. 

 @themenwhofell2earth
https://www.mixcloud.com/TheMenWhoFell2Earth2/
https://soundcloud.com/themenwhofell2earth

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MEMBERS WELCOME PARTY - SOLD OUT
Feb
21
7:00 PM19:00

MEMBERS WELCOME PARTY - SOLD OUT

Upstairs' owner, and founding partner of Squire & Partners, Michael Squire, would like to invite all members to a welcome party in order to thank you for your contribution to the Upstairs community. He will be making a speech and talking about the origins and ethos of the club. It will be an opportunity to meet and get to know your fellow members, Michael, and all the Upstairs staff who will be in attendance. Michael's speech will begin at 7.30pm. 

We would love for as many members as possible to be there,
however, space is limited so please be sure to RSVP below.

Members are welcome to bring 1 guests. 
To reserve a space please email signup@thedepartmentstore.com

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EDD K
Feb
17
3:00 PM15:00

EDD K

Collector of golden age hip-hop through to soulful house music via any genre in between that has a groove, Edd will be sure to get you moving.

Edd’s selections have been heard at venues from Brilliant Corners to Village Underground, stations from Balamii to NTS, and festival stages from Czech Republic to Croatia.

Friday Night: https://www.mixcloud.com/mixmotel/mixmotel-27-ek/
Sunday Afternoon: https://www.mixcloud.com/groovement/edd-mystery-selections-jaunes-oct-2015/

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VALENTINE'S DAY - FREE WITH A DINNER RESERVATION
Feb
14
to Feb 15

VALENTINE'S DAY - FREE WITH A DINNER RESERVATION

What better place to spend a romantic dinner than above the London rooftops, overlooking the night sky. If you make a booking for dinner on the 14th February, we will look after you and your guest with complimentary fizz on arrival and a rich, chocolate dessert. If you don't have a date come with a friend and spoil yourselves!

To book a table call 020 3598 6970
or email bookings@thedepartmentstore.com

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WRAPPERS DELIGHT - SOLD OUT
Feb
13
7:00 PM19:00

WRAPPERS DELIGHT - SOLD OUT

In honour of the season of love, Kazvare Made It will be hosting a Social Sketch in the Roseberry Room. Members will receive 2 cocktails throughout the night, and will spend the evening decorating their own Divine Chocolate bar wrapper. The workshop is open to couples and friends looking for a light-hearted, fun activity to engage in. Expect a lively evening of creativity
and a lot of sparkle!

Hosted by Kazvare Made It | Sponsored by Divine Chocolate

Members are welcome to bring 1 guest. 
To reserve a space please email signup@thedepartmentstore.com
Cancellations must be made 48 hours in advance.

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Roland Fizz
Feb
8
to Feb 9

Roland Fizz

Roland Garcia has been DJing for over 15yrs, having started as an 'old skool' funk and R&B DJ, evolving to Deep, soulful house and nu-disco.

 He was previously resident Friday Nights at Malmaison Hotel Farringdon, Momo's, E'clipse nightclub and many more. He is also a frequent guest on Phono Live.

 @fizzdj
https://www.facebook.com/Phonolive

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Life Drawing - SOLD OUT
Feb
6
6:30 PM18:30

Life Drawing - SOLD OUT

Our life drawing event is hosted by Daisy Perkins and is a great way to meet other members for a relaxed evening sketching. All materials are provided and you will receive a welcome drink on arrival. 

Daisy is a traditionally trained representational artist, specialising in oil painting and charcoal. She began her training at Lavender Hill studios in 2011, and continued to study and teach at London Fine Art Studios until 2016.

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This is a members only event.
To reserve a space please email signup@thedepartmentstore.com
Cancellations must be made 48 hours in advance.

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CHINESE NEW YEAR - FREE
Feb
5
5:00 PM17:00

CHINESE NEW YEAR - FREE

The first day of the Lunar New Year and our first event of the month! We will be celebrating Chinese New Year by treating our members to a free cocktail on arrival to enjoy with some spring roll and dumpling canapés! Pop up for a drink or book a table for dinner to celebrate the year of the pig. If you are dining with us, don't forget to arrive early to get your cocktail and canapés! 

To book a table call 020 3598 6970
or email bookings@thedepartmentstore.com

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Tim Cronin
Feb
3
3:00 PM15:00

Tim Cronin

Tim Cronin is a lively and engaging soloist (a modern day one man band) who combines piano, guitar, looping and vocals to entertain the audience. His musical forays were born out of a childhood love for all things blues, folk and soul. Having grown up absorbing parental influences such as The Beatles And Stevie Wonder, Tim was always destined for a career exploring his own musical and emotional outpourings. Fast forward a number of years and Cronin is taking those formative influences and combining them with the likes of Bon Iver, John Mayer and Coldplay, creating his own individual sound.

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FLOWER ARRANGING WORKSHOP - FREE - SOLD OUT
Jan
30
6:00 PM18:00

FLOWER ARRANGING WORKSHOP - FREE - SOLD OUT

If you are looking for a new year’s resolution, we've got just the thing! Learn the art of floristry at our flower arranging workshop, hosted by Lucy Squire. Lucy will take you through the steps and techniques required to create hand-tied, glass jar bouquets. You will also learn some tips and tricks to decorate your home with floral arrangements so you can host your friends in style this year. All materials are supplied, along with a floral, complimentary cocktail on arrival. @lucy_squire_flowers

This is a members only event.
To reserve a space please email signup@thedepartmentstore.com

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Tim Cronin
Jan
27
3:00 PM15:00

Tim Cronin

Tim Cronin is a lively and engaging soloist (a modern day one man band) who combines piano, guitar, looping and vocals to entertain the audience. His musical forays were born out of a childhood love for all things blues, folk and soul. Having grown up absorbing parental influences such as The Beatles And Stevie Wonder, Tim was always destined for a career exploring his own musical and emotional outpourings. Fast forward a number of years and Cronin is taking those formative influences and combining them with the likes of Bon Iver, John Mayer and Coldplay, creating his own individual sound.

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Cal & Sam
Jan
25
to Jan 26

Cal & Sam

Scottish duo Cal & Sam met at the Glasgow School of Art through their mutual curiosity for dance music. Having curated their own night at The Art School, they have since played out at renowned venues across Edinburgh & Glasgow’s underground club scene, and have supported acts from eclectic labels such as Numbers, Tresor and Dixon Avenue Basement Jams. Expect versatile selections from Classic House, Italo and Disco to RnB and UK Garage.

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BURNS NIGHT SUPPER - £30 - SOLD OUT
Jan
24
7:00 PM19:00

BURNS NIGHT SUPPER - £30 - SOLD OUT

Come and celebrate the life and poetry of Robert Burns on the eve of his birthday as we host our first Burns night supper Downstairs at The Department Store! You will be greeted with a Whiskey based cocktail on arrival to get you in the mood, and of course, no Burns night supper would be complete without haggis, neeps and tatties! Dinner will be followed by Fiddle Paradiddle, a live ceilidh, three-piece band made up of fiddler, guitarist and drummer who will bring the dance floor to life!

Dress Code: Tartan

Members are welcome to bring 3 guests. To purchase tickets please click here. As this is a members event, there is a password for this page. Please see your January Newsletter for the password.

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SIPSMITH HOT GIN MASTERCLASS - FREE - SOLD OUT
Jan
16
7:00 PM19:00

SIPSMITH HOT GIN MASTERCLASS - FREE - SOLD OUT

Dry January is not something we will be partaking in this year, you'll find us at this Sipsmith masterclass! The class includes a welcome drink to enjoy while learning about the history of gin and the Sipsmith distillery. This will be followed by a guided gin tasting of Sipsmith products, after which you are welcome to purchase a cocktail from the bespoke cocktail menu created for the evening’s class. The Sipsmith masterclass is hosted by Adam Ellesmere. sipsmith.com

To reserve a space please email signup@thedepartmentstore.com

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LET'S DANCE!
Jan
8
7:00 PM19:00

LET'S DANCE!

On Tuesday we pay tribute to David Bowie on what would have been his 72nd birthday. Come Upstairs and raise a Bowie inspired cocktail to the Brixton born legend. Expect to hear your favorite Bowie tracks as well as many others including Rolling Stones, John Lennon, Neil Young, Elton John, Roxy Music, Bob Dylan, Iggy Pop, Lou Reed & The Beatles.

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WEEKLY YOGA WITH REBECCA BRADLEY
Jan
8
6:00 PM18:00

WEEKLY YOGA WITH REBECCA BRADLEY

January is a time to get back into good habits and we are super excited to introduce our new weekly yoga classed, run by Rebecca Bradley. Rebecca has completed her 200-hour yoga teacher training in Vinyasa Ashtanga and since then has completed 100 hours of Mandala Vinyasa, 50 hours of Rocket, and 50 hours of Yin, all with The Yoga People. Her classes are playful and dynamic with a strong emphasis on moving creatively to find freedom and space in the body, mind, and soul. @rebeccabradleyyoga

This is members only event.
Email to book the next available class.
To cancel a class, please email 48 hours in advance. signup@thedepartmentstore.com

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Rob Davey
Jan
4
to Jan 5

Rob Davey

Come and join Rob Davy on Friday night! Rob has been writing music, producing, DJ’ing for almost two decades. He has co-produced 5 Artist Albums, countless compilations and has held numerous DJ residencies at Night Clubs all over the world, including Pacha Ibiza, Womb Tokyo, Saturday Sessions at MOS, The End, Turnmills and many more.

 As one half of the British duo Mutiny uk, they have achieved many Underground Hit Records over the years including two National Top 40 successes with ’Secrets’ and ‘The Virus’ as well as having remixed tracks for artists such as Stereo MC’s, Basement Jaxx, Sophie Ellis Baxtor & Robbie Williams to name but a few. @robmutinypics 

https://www.mixcloud.com/robmutiny3/

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New Years Eve at The Department Store
Dec
31
to Jan 1

New Years Eve at The Department Store

The Belle Époque, a golden age of optimism, prosperity and innovation, where decadence was paramount and Champagne and Absinthe were the choice of the day. 

Step back in time to the ‘beautiful era’ that gave us Haute Couture, The Moulin Rouge and the very first Parisian department store, Le Bon Marché. Take inspiration from the opulent features of our very own Department Store for this years hedonistic, Belle Époque News Years Eve party!

Dress Code: The Belle Époque. Click here for more inspiration.

Tickets include stunning views of London, bubbles on arrival, roaming canapés and entertainment. It will also include an open bar until 12am serving wine, beer, fizz and soft drinks. 

Members may purchase a maximum of 10 tickets. 

To purchase tickets please click here. This page is password protected. If you are a member and would like the password please email events@thedepartmentstore.com.

We are also offering an exclusive VIP dinner for 10 - 12 people in The Dome. This is first come first served, please direct enquiries to events@thedepartmentstore.com.

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Anne Frankenstein
Dec
30
3:00 PM15:00

Anne Frankenstein

Anne Frankenstein is a DJ and broadcaster based in London, specialising in soul, disco, funk, latin, afrobeat, jazz and early rap. Since learning to DJ at the age of 15 in her home town of Dublin, Anne has amassed a deep and diverse knowledge of music through digging for vinyl around the world, and can now be found spinning at some of the finest clubs in London as well as presenting a selection of her favourite tunes every week on Jazz FM. 

 @djannefrankenstein
https://www.mixcloud.com/AnneFrankenstein/
http://www.jazzfm.com/on-air/programmes/anne-frankenstein/ 
djannefrankenstein.com

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UPSTAIRS CHRISTMAS CELEBRATION
Dec
21
to Dec 22

UPSTAIRS CHRISTMAS CELEBRATION

As if December weren't filled with enough festive fun, Upstairs will be kicking off the last Friday before the holidays with a Christmas Celebration! Come Upstairs for drinks or book a table for dinner and you will be greeted with a cocktail on us and some delicious roving canapes, designed by our events kitchen! Dance the night away to some Christmas tunes, leave work behind and get in the holiday mood!

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SUSTAINABLE WRAP WORKSHOP
Dec
18
6:30 PM18:30

SUSTAINABLE WRAP WORKSHOP

Give your Christmas presents that extra special touch this year, save the stress of wrapping and enjoy a glass of Cava while you work. This workshop will have you wrapping presents so beautifully, no one will want to open them! Kate, from Keep Boutique, will teach you the art of Lino stamping and decorating your own gifts with twine and tags. Materials are provided but feel free to bring your own wrapping paper and decorations.

Due to limited availability this is a members only event. Members are limited to one ticket only. To reserve a space please email signup@thedepartmentstore.com

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PILATES CLASS & WELLNESS WORKSHOP - SOLD OUT
Dec
16
9:15 AM09:15

PILATES CLASS & WELLNESS WORKSHOP - SOLD OUT

December is a month full of temptation, so escape to the rooftop and pamper yourself with a day based around health and wellness! Join Lucy Mills, of Your Ideal Fit, as she hosts a day retreat with some of her favourite brands.

Start at 9.15am with a guided meditation by Meredith Whitely, from Food At Heart, after which, Lucy will guide you through an hour long Pilates class. A healthy brunch (optional for £15) is then followed by a Food At Heart raw chocolate tasting workshop. As if that weren't enough, to complete your retreat experience, an expert team from Kiehl's will show you how you can achieve that “fresh from a facial treatment glow” in the comfort of your own home.

Your pamper experience will finish with a little retail therapy where you can purchase any products from the day, along with Lorna Jane activewear at exclusive discounted rates.


Due to limited availability this is a members only event. Members are limited to one ticket only. To reserve a space please emailsignup@thedepartmentstore.com

For more information on this visit our Upstairs member events pagehere

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MARTIN JOHN
Dec
9
3:00 PM15:00

MARTIN JOHN

Considered one of the finest vocalists in both the UK and Ireland, and part of the Top Ten Album selling swing group 'Jack Pack', Martin John is a renowned musician who offers both a slick and polished Swing show or an Acoustic guitar and Vocal experience

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