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Eating Viet in London

Eating Viet in London June 21, 2011 | Food, What's New | Read More
Hot town, summer in the city… has arrived early in London this year. So, what to eat? Man cannot survive on salad leaves and barbecues alone, but when the mercury is rising and there’s no air-conditioning – we’re in the UK remember! – it’s difficult to get enthusiastic about roasts, or...

Notting Hill Carnival: Where London Meets the Caribbean

Notting Hill Carnival: Where London Meets the Caribbean June 16, 2011 | What's New | Read More
If you’re visiting London at the end of August, pack your glitziest carnival kit, your whistle, tail feathers, and – if you can fit it in — your steel drum and biggest baddest sound system! You may know the name Notting Hill from the soppy Hugh Grant/Julia Roberts rom-com, but to Londoners...

5 Essential British Summer Desserts

5 Essential British Summer Desserts May 30, 2011 | Food | Read More
Summers don’t last long in London and those precious three months are crammed with outdoor concerts, alfresco dining, festivals, the social sporting events of Ascot, Wimbledon, and Henley Royal Regatta, and lazy afternoons in pub gardens — each of which must be accompanied by local seasonal...

Free Running Extreme Sport Leaps to Southbank Stage

Free Running Extreme Sport Leaps to Southbank Stage May 27, 2011 | Things to Do | Read More
You’ve seen it on television, in films, and viral internet clips, now the highly dangerous extreme sport of ‘free running’ has been crafted into an exciting theatrical production. Free Run stars local free running team 3Run, credited with the opening scene to James Bond film, Casino...