London Culture

Homeschooling Tips from Parent Influencers & Education Experts

As Lockdown 3 drags on, The Resident consults some of London’s most prominent parent-influencers on how to keep on top of homeschooling while keeping the peace… 

Snowdrops in Dulwich (photo: Adam Swain Photo)

Where to See Snowdrops in London

Snowdrops are one of the first flowers to bloom towards the end of winter, meaning spring is on the way! Where can you see them in the urban jungle that is London? The Resident has a few ideas… 

The Chemical Brothers at the O2 in November 2019 (photo: Luke Dyson)

15 Great Things to Do at Home During Lockdown

Stuck at home with nowhere to go? Let the good times come to you via the magic of the internet…

New Public Art Brightens Up Kensington & Chelsea’s High Streets During Lockdown

With lockdown meaning shutters down for most shops, our high streets aren’t the vibrant community hubs that we know and love, but a new public art initiative is transforming high streets in Kensington & Chelsea

Ranger's House, Greenwich, in Bridgerton on Netflix - everything you need to know

The Fruitful History of the Greenwich Villa in Bridgerton

As Bridgerton whips the nation into a new-found love for period dramas, The Resident takes a look at the history of the Bridgerton family residence – the Ranger’s House in Greenwich 

The Art of Banksy exhibition comes to London in March 2021

Huge Banksy Exhibition Heads for London in Spring 2021

The world’s largest touring collection of Banksy artworks is headed for London next spring in a UK first

Gaia earth installation returns to Greenwich in 2021

10 Things to Look Forward to in 2021

The nightmare that was 2020 is finally over! So let’s focus on the future and start planning some great things to do in 2021…

Winter walks in London in uncrowded places

20 Highly Rated Quiet Spots for a Winter Walk in London

Londoners have well and truly had their Christmas festivities curtailed this year, but there’s always joy to be found in nature, so bundle up and get yourself outdoors for a winter walk in one of London’s lesser-known beauty spots

Gaia earth installation returns to The Painted Hall at ORNC Greenwich in 2021

Hugely Popular Earth Installation to Return to Greenwich in 2021

Following a sold-out display in summer 2020, Luke Jerram’s awe-inspiring art installation Gaia will return to the Old Royal Naval College in January

Dodgems at Somerset House: Dodge is a new Covid-proof winter playground at Somerset House with food and drink

New Winter Playground with Interactive Dodgems is Headed for London

One of London’s most famous ice rinks might have hit the skids this year, but high-tech bumper cars that trigger light and sound displays are set to take its place…