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Queens Big Screen on Ice returns for the festive season

15 Things to Do this Weekend in London: 7-8 December 2019

The best things to do in London this weekend, from Christmas fairs to panto and festive films on ice – yep, ’tis the season!

Dick Whittington and His Cat is this year's panto at Hackney Empire (photo: Robert Workman)

12 of the Best Pantomimes in London

‘He’s behind you!’ Love them or hate them, Christmas just isn’t Christmas without a panto, and London has plenty to pick from. The Resident rounds up this year’s best…

Comedian Andrew Maxwell is currently in I'm a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here (photo: Steve Ullathorne)

Win Tickets to See Andrew Maxwell at Winter Wonderland Comedy Club

Andrew Maxwell has just landed in the I’m A Celeb jungle, and now you can win two tickets to see the Irish comic at Winter Wonderland Comedy Club in Hyde Park

Christmas at Kew (photo: Jeff Eden / Royal Botanical Gardens Kew)

55 Things to Do in London: December 2019

Things to do in London this December 2019 from artists open studios to a Jane Austen-style improv comedy show and some fabulously festive illuminations

The Light Rose Garden by Korean Creative Group PANCOMMUNICATION has inspired Mayfair's new Ever After Garden

15 Things to Do this Weekend in London: 30 November-1 December

The best things to do in London this weekend, from a ballroom dancing masterclass to two impressive jewellery exhibitions, a Jasper Conran sample sale and an art car boot fair 

London's best Christmas markets: Christmas by the River at London Bridge City is a beautiful market

London’s Best Christmas Markets

The best Christmas markets in London, from Winter Wonderland to Christmas by the River at London Bridge, as well as Peckham’s Pexmas, SAMPLE in Greenwich and Christmas Wednesdays on Columbia Road

Photographer James Burns captures A Decade of Change in his new photography exhibition (photo: Barbican Storm, 2017 by James Burns / londonfromtherooftops.com)

15 Great Things to Do this Weekend in London: 23-24 November 2019

The best things to do in London this weekend, from the launch of Winter Wonderland to a photography exhibition documenting London’s changing skyline and pertinent exhibitions calling for tolerance and action on climate change… 

Christmas lights in London: Oxford Street has new energy efficient Christmas lights for 2019

Where to See London’s Best Christmas Lights

London enjoys some of the country’s most spectacular Christmas lights. But where to head and when? The Resident lists London’s most notable festive lights displays in order of their switch-on dates… 

Things to do this weekend in London: Patrick Hughes: 60 Years of Art opens at Bel-Air Fine Art Gallery this week (photo: Cloudy, 2011, by Patrick Hughes)

15 Things to Do this Weekend in London: 16-17 November 2019

15 great things to do this weekend in London from ice skating on one of London’s many pop-up ice rinks to Midcentury Modern at Dulwich College and the UK’s first accessible clubbing event 

Ice skating in London: Winter Wonderland ice rink, Hyde Park

Where to Go Ice Skating in London

London’s collection of pop-up ice rinks gets better every year. New for 2019 is a rooftop ice rink at Bar Elba in Waterloo and a Tiffany & Co ice rink in Coven Garden!

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