The Week: 15 romantic ways to celebrate Valentine’s Day in London

“Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and with a never-ending list of options to show your other half how much you love them, you might want to rethink those shop-bought chocolates and flowers.

We teamed up with Design My Night to find the best ways to celebrate the most romantic day of the year in London and there’s something for every couple; whether that’s a Michelin-worthy meal in London or zipping down the Thames on an adrenaline-pumping speedboat experience.

Spectacular views at The Gherkin

Where better to celebrate Valentine’s Day than at a London icon? Both Helix restaurant and Iris bar at the top of the Gherkin offer glorious views over the capital, and with specially designed Valentine’s menus available in both, plus private dining rooms and live entertainment, there are plenty of reasons to head to the classic Norman Foster-designed skyscraper.”