This weekend (26 – 29 November 2010), Canary Wharf will be joined by the legendary Phil Tufnell, the undefeated Joe Calzaghe, and the iconic Steve Davis for the ultimate men’s event offering everything from slick styling to pool playing and super car simulators.
In Jubilee Place fashion shows showcase the very best of Canary Wharf’s men’s shopping, including Aquascutum, Hugo Boss, Hackett, Gant, Cecil Gee, Tumi, Charles Tyrwhitt and Aspinal of London. Items featured in the show will be showcased in the exclusive Style Zone – a one-stop-shop for a fashion fix.
Those looking to hone their sporting skills can pick up a cue and take to the pool table in Jubilee Place, joining Steve Davis to pot a black on Monday 29 November. Meanwhile in Canada Place, budding Lee Westwoods are invited to tee-off in their tea break at a state-of-the-art golf simulator. After which, visitors can enjoy their first taste of festive cheer, with Diageo offering tots of whisky from their Malt Whisky Tasting Bar in Jubilee Place.
Elsewhere, petrolheads can get behind the wheel of a Formula 1 or Robinson R22 helicopter simulator, whilst a full scale Scalextrics track will get motors racing. Gadget-lovers and techies alike can enjoy numerous demonstrations and displays throughout the course of the four days and those with a competitive streak can go head-to-head with fellow gaming enthusiasts in the PS3 gaming area. Taking to the consoles on Friday 26 November and Monday 29 November will be none other than Phil Tufnell and Joe Calzaghe to test their skills.
Britain’s undefeated boxing world champion, Joe Calzaghe comments:
“Gadgets, Grooming & Style is a fantastic opportunity to enjoy all that Canary Wharf has to offer the modern man. I encourage all sporting enthusiasts to come down over the weekend and try your hand at everything from golf and gaming to Scalectrix and simulators.”
With the chance to win one of twelve £500 vouchers to spend at an impressive selection Canary Wharf stores*, Gadgets, Grooming and Style is the perfect opportunity to inject some flair and elegance into your wardrobe ahead of the festive season.
Friday 26 – Monday 29 November 2010
Jubilee Place and Canada Place, Canary Wharf
Friday 11am – 7pm
Saturday 10am – 6pm
Sunday 12noon – 6pm
Monday 11am – 7pm
Friday 26 November
Activities: 11am – 7pm
Fashion Show Times: 12.30, 1.30, 5.30pm & 6.30pm
Celebrity Appearance: Phil Tufnell, 12.30 – 2.30pm
Saturday 27 November
Activities: 10am – 6pm
Fashion Show Times: 11am, 12.30, 2pm, 3.30pm & 5pm
Sunday 28 November
Activities: 12noon – 6pm
Fashion Show Times: 12.30, 2pm, 3.30pm & 5pm
Monday 29 November
Activities: 11am – 7pm
Fashion show Times: 12.30, 1.30, 5.30pm & 6.30pm
Celebrity Appearance: Joe Calzaghe, 12.30 – 2.30pm, Steve Davis, 12.30 – 2.30pm
* The twelve winners of the prize draw (entered in Jubilee Place) will be awarded £500 to spend at one of the following stores: Aquascutum, Bang & Olufsen, Cecil Gee, Curry’s Digital, Hackett, Hugo Boss, Jessops, Nicholson & Griffin, Reiss, Runners Need, Tumi and Waitrose Food & Home.
Photo: Ian Monk Associates