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Stuart Rose to step down from Marks & Spencer

Marks & Spencer boss Sir Stuart Rose has announced he'll step down in July 2011. His announcement comes as M&S shakes up its management structure which was prompted by the resignation of its chairman Lord Burns effective... Read more »

Harold Tillman collects university award; considers selling Jaeger

It is a busy time for British Fashion Council chairman Harold Tillman . This week, he was awarded an Honorary award from the University of Arts in London . Tillman joined designer Yohji Yamamoto in collecting his... Read more »

London Fashion Week begins! Paul Costelloe A/W 2009 catwalk review

London Fashion Week has changed! For its last season at the Natural History Museum there's a brand new layout to the tents, which caused much confusion before the now traditional opening show from Paul Costelloe. BFC... Read more »

Hilary Riva steps down as chief executive of the British Fashion Council

It's all change at the BFC! Following the recent news that London Fashion Week will move to Somerset House next season, it's now time for changes in the organisation itself. It's been announced that Hilary Riva... Read more »

Harold Tillman buys Aquascutum

BFC Chairman Harold Tillman has stepped in to return Aquascutum to UK owners. The previous owners were Japanese company Renown Incorporated who have held ownership since 1990. Tillman, along with Jaeger CEO Belinda Earl... Read more »

Tamara Mellon, Nick Knight and Harold Tillman in Queen's Birthday Honours List

Three of Britain's fashion leaders have been named in the Queen's Birthday Honours list. They include Jimmy Choo founder Tamara Mellon , famed photographer Nick Knight and chairman of the British Fashion Council, Harold... Read more »

Oxford Street flies the fashion flag ahead of the Jubilee

In honour of HM The Queen's Diamond Jubilee , Oxford Street is flying 147 flags throughout May for shoppers, tourists and Londoners alike to enjoy. Nestled in amongst the spectacular Union Jack display are 10 dedicated... Read more »

Hilary Riva named OBE recipient in New Year's Honours list

[Photo: Rex Features] Hilary Riva , chief executive of the British Fashion Council (pictured above, left) has been named a recipient of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) in the Queen's New Year's Honours list... Read more »

Aquascutum finds a new buyer

Aquascutum looks set to be saved after YGM Trading , a Hong Kong-based company, made a move to buy the struggling fashion label. WWD reports that the company, which also owns French label Guy Laroche, will sign a... Read more »

Full list of winners from the British Fashion Awards: Alexa, Stella and more...

Fashion's finest descended on London this evening in style for the annual British Fashion Awards held at The Savoy Hotel. Hosted by Gemma Arterton and Nick Grimshaw, there were a number of awards in hot anticipation,... Read more »