London Culture

Visit Wimbledon this summer for tennis, alfresco dining and pop-up events

Ad Feature 3 Reasons to Visit Wimbledon this Summer

As the world’s most famous tennis championships rolls into town, there’s never been a better time to discover Wimbledon Town Centre

Buckingham Palace Garden opens to visitors this summer

Buckingham Palace Garden Opens for Tours & Picnics this Summer

London has many lovely parks and gardens in which to enjoy a picnic, but the green spaces of Buckingham Palace have always been off limits – until now

Taste of London returns to Regents Park for summer 2021

45 of the Best Things to Do in London in July 2021

July 19th is the new ‘freedom day’ and there’s plenty to do both indoors and out, from alfresco theatre in Regent’s Park to Giffords Circus in Chiswick, London Restaurant Festival and Horrible Histories on the Thames

Where to watch Wimbledon: Greenwich Peninsula has a big screen on The Tide by the river

Where to Watch Wimbledon: London’s Best Pubs & Pop-Ups

Pimm’s and strawberries at the ready – the Wimbledon Championships are back! Running from 28 June-11 July 2021, here are the best pubs and pop-ups to watch the world’s most famous tennis tournament

FRAME is celebrating Pride month with a series of fun dance and fitness classes

10 Ways to Celebrate Pride 2021 in London

With the Pride in London parade postponed until September (cheers, Covid), Pride celebrations have taken a bit of a knock this year. But, as ever, London finds a way…

Natasha Sandhu is Absolutely West Essex Life's new columnist

Natasha Sandhu: Life Isn’t Always Picture Perfect

Top Chigwell influencer Natasha Sandhu, is living the dream, but as she reveals here in her very first column, her life isn’t always picture perfect

Dads on Instagram: London fathers to follow on Instagram

London’s Most Inspirational Instadads

London’s top Instadads are fly, funny and totally relatable. Here’s our pick of the best to follow now…

Why is there a forest at Somerset House? Forest for Change: The Global Goals Pavilion

35 of the Best Things to Do in London: June 2021

The sun is shining, lockdown is easing and festivals are go – summer in London is looking pretty good! From outdoor art trails to alfresco cinema and cool new theatre productions, there are plenty of cool things to do in June

Watch the Euros outdoors at Vinegar Yard in London Bridge

25 Places to Watch the Euros in London (In & Outdoor Screenings)

The rescheduled Euros kick off on 11 June and plenty of alfresco venues are gearing up for a great summer of sports with giant outdoor screens, but there are plenty of good old pubs showing the games indoors too. Here’s where to watch…

An immersive Alice in Wonderland exhibition is on now at the V&A in London

5 Alice in Wonderland-Inspired Adventures in London

From the new immersive Alice in Wonderland experience at the V&A to curiosity shops, cocktails and afternoon tea, here are five ways to have your own Mad Hatter-style adventure in London