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Podcast for parents: The London Parentcast is a new podcast for Londoners raising a family in London

The Resident Launches its First Podcast: The London Parentcast

The Resident has launched its first ever podcast! The London Parentcast is a new podcast for parents seeking that elusive work-life balance. Episode 1, featuring Lady Wimbledon, is out NOW!

Where to watch the fireworks in London on Bonfire Night Tuesday 5 November 2019

Where to Watch the Fireworks on Bonfire Night

London’s larger fireworks displays tend on the weekend closest to Bonfire Night, but some do take place on Guy Fawkes Night itself. The Resident picks out a few of the best…

Fun at Peckham Levels (photo by Marcela Ferreira)

15 Fun Things to Do this October Half Term by @SESussed

Looking for things to do with the kids in south east London this October half term? Check out SESussed’s half term guide for south east Londoners, written by local mum of two Marcela Ferreira…

Summer holiday activities in London: Jungle Adventures at Westfield Stratford City

35 Fun Things to Do With the Kids in London this Summer

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… 

Things to do with the kids in London this summer holiday

15 Great Places to Visit in London with Children

It’s that time of year again… As the summer holidays lurk around the corner, Dina Maktabi, founder of Kensington Mums, comes to the rescue with 15 great places to visit in London with children

Neverland London in Fulham has launched a bottomless brunch on the beach (photo: arronphoto.com)

London’s Best Urban Beaches

Can’t get away for the weekend but want to feel the breeze in your hair, the sun on your face and the sand between your toes? The Resident rounds up the best urban beaches in London

West London's best parks: Kew Gardens is one of London's most famous parks and gardens

West London’s Most Beautiful Parks, Gardens & Green Spaces

West Londoners are truly blessed to have so many wonderful green spaces on our doorstep – something that makes our postcodes the envy of much of London

Easter activities for kids in London: Buckingham Palace (photo: Royal Collection Trust / © Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2019)

20 Fun Things to Do with Kids in London this Easter

To keep the little ones entertained for the two-week stretch, The Resident picks out some of London’s most fun things to do for families this Easter…

Independent bookshops in south east London, from Dulwich to Greenwich and Crystal Palace

9 of the Best Independent Bookshops in South East London

9 of the Best Independent Bookshops in South East London

Santa's grotto London: Sail with Santa on the Thames with City Cruise

Now You Can Meet Santa while Cruising the Thames

Santa has swapped his sleigh for a boat this December as he takes to the Thames to spread some festive cheer Sail with Santa is a unique chance for children to meet Father Christmas during a fun river journey with City Cruises. Nice children will enjoy festive fun and a present, along with a soft […]