Arts & Music

Filming in Catford: Scenes from Cuckoo’s Calling were shot in Catford

How Catford is Making its Mark in the Movies

Steve Patterson started Supersets, which makes sets for film, TV, fashion shows and pop videos, in a series of railway arches in Ladywell in 2015, and now they have plans to expand to Catford, putting south east London firmly on the movie-making map

Carols by Candlelight in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support

21 Great London Carol Concerts

Christmas carol concerts in London make for a fabulously festive night out. The Resident picks out 21 of the capital’s best, listed in date order

Win tickets to OnBlackheath 2017 with headliners Travis and The Libertines

10 Things We’re Looking Forward to at OnBlackheath 2017

10 things we’re looking forward to at OnBlackheath festival 2017, including The Libertines live, foodie highlights and newcomer Kate Tempest

START at Saatchi Gallery: The Boats and the Sea by Peihang Huang, courtesy of JingLü Gallery, Taiwan

Discover the World’s Most Exciting Emerging Artists at START

START returns to the Saatchi Gallery from 14-17 September 2017 to showcase the best emerging artists from new art scenes and developing markets across the globe. The Resident picks out the exhibitors to watch from four different continents

Gallery: Astronomy Photography of the Year Shortlist 2017

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… 

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

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!

Mark Owen interview: On Take That's new Wonderland tour and West End musical, The Band

Mark Owen on Take That’s New West End Musical, The Band

Mark Owen on Take That’s new West End show, The Band, the Wonderland tour and how one of the UK’s biggest boy bands is celebrating its 25th anniversary

London's best Edinburgh Fringe Festival preview shows


Edinbrugh Fringe Festival kicks off 4 August 2017, but before the festival begins venues across London are hosting preview acts to give Londoners a little peak into what they will be performing during the festival. The Resident checks out the best…


Sam Bailey scooped the big prize in the tenth series of X Factor, and that reality TV victory has kicked off a career that has taken the 39-year-old Bexley-born performer from ITV to the West End and beyond…

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