London Culture

Things to do in London: Spotlight summer festival takes over Seven Dials this weekend

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

Win tickets to OnBlackheath 2017: KT Tunstall will also play

‘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… 

Greenwich Wintertime Festival launches this Christmas

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…

Things to do August Bank Holiday weekend: Notting Hill Carnival will once again fill the streets with colour

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

Win tickets to OnBlackheath 2017 with headliners Travis and The Libertines

Win Two Weekend Tickets to OnBlackheath 2017

The Resident has teamed up with OnBlackheath to offer one lucky reader a pair of weekend tickets, worth £90 each, for south east London’s biggest festival this September!

Tom Hardy interview: the Hollywood actor on his London roots (photo: PA)

Tom Hardy on Taboo, Fatherhood & Returning to His London Roots

Tom Hardy’s characters are dark and moody, but in reality he’s funny and personable. Here, the Hollywood actor tells us about his latest role as a father and why he’s fiercely committed to his London roots… 

Photo Gallery: The Best Astronomy Photography of the Year

The Royal Observatory Greenwich has released the Insight Astronomy Photographer Of The Year 2017 shortlist, which includes the first images of Uranus and asteroids that have ever been submitted… 

Made in Chelsea’s Hugo Taylor Relaunches in Notting Hill

He was Made in Chelsea but Hugo Taylor is shaking things up with a move to Notting Hill, where he is embracing the area’s creativity to hone his design eye and build his sunglasses brand, Taylor Morris

Interview with violinist Charlie Siem, the Mick Jagger of classical music (photo: Uwe Arens)

Meet Charlie Siem: The Mick Jagger of Classical Music

With a foray into the world of fashion and modelling, world famous violinist Charlie Siem – the Mick Jagger of classical music – is clearly a man of many talents

Summer holiday activities London: The new Nets Kingdom at Go Ape, Uxbridge

27 Summer Holiday Activities for London Families

With the summer holidays finally here and children to entertain, The Resident picks out some of London’s best summer holiday programmes and activities to keep the kiddos happy… 

Like what you see?

Sign up to The Resident newsletter for even more news, views and things to do in London, delivered direct to your inbox once a week