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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...

Afternoon Tea in London (but not as we know it…)

Afternoon Tea in London (but not as we know it…) May 5, 2011 | Food, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Afternoon tea in London? Why, of course! The Ritz, The Palm Court, Fortnum & Mason’s. Sipping a cup of Earl Grey from best bone china, and cucumber sandwiches, scones and cream on best Wedgwood china. Chintzy hotel parlours and tinkly harp and piano music. How charmingly 20th century!  But of...

Family Friendly Easter Events in London

Family Friendly Easter Events in London April 21, 2011 | Events, Things to Do | Read More
London is absolutely gorgeous in the spring. With our recent streak of sunshine, blue skies and warm temperatures Easter weekend is set to be one of the finest on record. Grab an Easter basket and sample several of our suggested outdoor Easter events. Battersea Park Easy Peasy Skate is sponsoring a...

London’s Best Free Events this Weekend, April 15-17

London’s Best Free Events this Weekend, April 15-17 April 15, 2011 | Events, Things to Do | Read More
Hayward Gallery's The Royal Family     The Royal Family In honor of the pending royal nuptials contemporary artists display their quirky and humorous renditions of members of the House of Windsor, featuring artists Hans-Peter Feldmann, Alan Kane and Adam Dant Hayward Gallery...

Top 5 Things to Do in London in an Hour

Top 5 Things to Do in London in an Hour March 25, 2011 | Things to Do | Read More
With the arrival of British Summer Time this weekend we thought it was only fitting to suggest a few of the best things to do in London in under 60 minutes. Take advantage of the extra hour of daylight: 1. Walk the length of the South Bank along the Thames from Westminster Bridge to the Tower Bridge...

London Hosts Regular Season NBA Games This Weekend

London Hosts Regular Season NBA Games This Weekend March 2, 2011 | Things to Do, What's New | Read More
After hosting four consecutive years of NBA friendlies, London’s O2 Arena will see the first regular season game held in Europe this weekend. The New Jersey Nets and the Toronto Raptors will meet for a double-header on Friday, March 4 and Saturday, March 5. Not everyone is excited about the regular...

Tower of London Twilight Tours

Tower of London Twilight Tours January 7, 2011 | Things to Do, What's New | Read More
For limited time the Tower of London is offering tours after dark and rare glimpse into in the shadows of the Tower. Yeoman Warders, guardians of the Tower, guide visitors through secret life in the fortress with tales of mystery, murder and indiscretions. Tickets are £25 per person and can be booked...

A Family Christmas in London

A Family Christmas in London December 11, 2010 | Things to Do | Read More
London is truly magical over Christmas. Beyond the shopping frenzy of Oxford and Regent Streets and the company Christmas parties in bars and pubs, London becomes extra special for families this time of year. Kids become the priority for a change . The windows in Harrods and Hamley’s are made up...

Westminster Abbey Set for Royal Wedding

Westminster Abbey Set for Royal Wedding November 24, 2010 | Things to Do | Read More
Already designated as a national holiday, Friday, April 29, 2011 is set for the wedding of Kate Middleton and Prince William at London’s Westminster Abbey. Possibly to avoid repeating the St. Paul’s Cathedral nuptials of William’s parents Charles and Diana, the couple decided on Westminster...

Halloween in London

Halloween in London October 30, 2010 | Events, Nightlife, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Halloween is begrudgingly catching on by the Brits. Don’t expect over the top decorations, loads of sugary sweets & clever costumes. It’s more of a one night event as opposed to the a month long celebration in the U.S., just another reason to socialize at the pub.  If you’re looking...