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    Jewellery – War In Pieces

    28th
    July 2015

    LASSCO has managed to save from the scrap-yard furnace a dazzling trove of brass medals, buttons, badges, diverse militaria and heraldic emblems of all kinds, which we have hand-crafted into a striking range of jewellery and accessories.   Originally modelled in London and Birmingham by J.R. Gaunt & Son, “metalworkers to the King, established 200 […]

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    “Architectural Salvage” by Will Self

    27th
    July 2015

    Will Self has just published a short story entitled “Architectural Salvage” in the “Weekend Magazine” – Saturday Guardian. The setting seems familiar!:     “…at least the venue was appropriate: Lettice had hired out the long, dusty salon that formed the first-storey salesroom of an upmarket architectural salvage business. It was here young and upwardly-mobile […]

  • Read More LASSCO Brunswick House

    Brunswick House Wedding Venue

    13th
    July 2015
    Posted in: News

    Getting hitched?  Looking for an alternative wedding reception venue?  Look no further!  Brunswick House is featured in this blog with great pics:   http://mattbadenoch.com/london-wedding-venue-brunswick-house/  

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    Westminster Bridge For Sale

    18th
    June 2015

    LASSCO is delighted to offer for sale the original Victorian Westminster Bridge that was removed during this restoration – the first time that an historic London river crossing has been offered on the open market since John Rennie’s Portland stone London Bridge of 1831 was sold by The Corporation of London to Robert P. McCulloch […]

  • Read More Commemorating our Duke

    Commemorating Our Duke

    16th
    June 2015

    Essentially our business is dealing in ‘history’. It’s debatable whether it’s usually history with a Big ‘H’ or history with a small ‘h’. Today, 16th June 2015,  LASSCO at Brunswick House is touched by Big History. It marks the 200th anniversary of the death at the Battle of Quatre Bras of Frederick William, Duke of […]

  • Read More Blue enamel pendant lights at LASSCO Brunswick House

    LASSCO in the Press,

    8th
    June 2015

    Here’s a selection of where you can see LASSCO in the press this week:  A new interiors story ‘Mineral Hues’ out in the July issue of Homes and Gardens shot by Sarah Maingot & styled by Twig Hutchinson who puts our blue enamel pendant lights to great use.  A  wedding dress fashion shoot in Asiana magazine’s Summer issue which […]

  • Read More LASSCO Brunswick hosts The London Festival of Architecture

    The London Festival of Architecture comes to Brunswick House 16th June 2015

    8th
    June 2015
    Posted in: News

    Nine Elms on The South Bank will be hosting a panel discussion at Brunswick House on Tuesday 16th June 2015. 6pm – 8pm. Panelists include Adrian Amos (LASSCO) alongside Councillor Ravi Govindia  (Wandsworth Council), Sandra Roebuck ( Lambeth Council), Pam Alexander (Covent Garden Marketing Authority), John Bushell (Kohn Pederson Fox Associates), David Twohig (Battersea Power […]

  • Read More Bermondsey Bees beeswax candles

    Bermondsey Bees,

    3rd
    June 2015

      Most of us when asked would probably say that bees buzz about in the countryside returning to their beehives in flowery meadows near orchards.  But that would be wrong.  Almost in the shadow of The Shard, a stone’s throw from iconic Tower Bridge & four storeys above a busy London street there are 4 cedar wood hives occupied by the […]

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    The Brunswick House Ball 19th June 2015

    2nd
    June 2015
    Posted in: News

    An evening of Georgian feasting to commemorate the 200th anniversary of the battle of Waterloo with food by Jackson Boxer.  A wonderful, decadent evening where the dress code is black tie with a Napoleonic twist! There will be a talk by award wining historian and Napoleon expert, Count Adam Zamoyski.  Music in The Concert Hall […]