Victoria Purcell | Author

Victoria has worked for Archant for almost 10 years, working predominantly on Living South Resident and The Guide Resident magazines for south east London, before taking on the mantle of Digital Editor. Her favourite part of London? Anywhere along the Thames, especially Greenwich.

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15 Things to Do This Weekend

15 things to do in London this weekend (18-20 August 2017) including alfresco theatre in Regent’s Park, a vegan street food festival, Rambert at National Theatre’s River Stage and London’s new Butterfly House


London’s Inaugural Grilled Cheese Championships Heads for Camden

The Cheese Bar in Camden is to amplify its commitment to perfecting the art of grilling cheese by hosting a one-day Grilled Cheese Invitational on 14 September 2017


Is The South East Cakery London’s Sassiest Bakery?

The South East Cakery is bringing a sprinkle of sass to London’s street food scene, from Lewisham Model Market to KERB Camden. The Resident meets the couple behind the cakes…


‘It’s Going to Be Loud!’ KT Tunstall on Performing at OnBlackheath

She may have moved to the other side of the world, but KT Tunstall’s love for London means she’s going to really bring the party when she performs at OnBlackheath 2017… 


London’s Best Burgers for National Burger Day

It’s National Burger Day on Thursday 24 August 2017, so go large and celebrate one of London’s most popular foods with The Resident’s pick of the best burger specials on offer…


Interiors Trend: 5 Fabulous Palm Tree Lights

Summer might be on the way out, but you can recreate the tropics at home with one of these on trend palm tree lights… 


How the Night Tube Is Affecting Property Prices

Night owls who like to party could be sitting pretty if they own a property near one of London’s night tubes…


Greenwich Wintertime Festival to Launch This Christmas

The inaugural Greenwich Wintertime Festival will launch this December, set in the stunning grounds of the Old Royal Naval College, and local residents can get priority tickets…


30 Things to Do in London on August Bank Holiday Weekend

With Notting Hill Carnival rolling into town, August Bank Holiday weekend in London is guaranteed to be a riot of colour. But there are plenty of other delights on offer… The Resident picks out the best things to do in London this August Bank Holiday weekend


Travel: Why Summer Is the Best Time to Discover Versailles

Fancy a summer escape? Hop on board the Eurostar and whizz yourself to Paris, from where you can discover the iconic Palace of Versailles in all its summertime glory…

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