Empire of decadence built on £145m debt: Celebrities adore it. But there are growing questions about Soho House's finances
On a cool spring evening in Istanbul, singer Paloma Faith leapt on a table and serenaded diners with eight of her hits.
The pocket bombshell, wearing a skintight red, white and blue dress and vertiginous red platform stilettos, picked her way gingerly through the Champagne coupes.
Her celebrity audience, flown out last year to the Turkish capital to an opulent weekend-long party to launch the latest outpost of Soho House, whooped with delight.
Founded by Nick Jones, the entrepreneur husband of Desert Island Discs presenter Kirsty Young, Soho House has for two decades been held up as the... read more
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