London Culture

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… 

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… 

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 

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

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…

Edinburgh's Hogmanay 2020 will take place entirely online for the first time this year

6 Ways to Celebrate New Year’s Eve Online

With London in Tier 4, looks like we’re all going to be stuck at home this New Year’s Eve, so dial into one of these great online events… 

Tier 3 friendly outdoor art: Marcus Lyall On Your Wavelength, London Docklands

15 Tier 3 Friendly Things to Do this Weekend in London

Alas the Covid curse has reared it’s ugly head once more and wiped out our weekend plans. So what can you do? Well, if it’s indoors, it’s more than likely cancelled, but there are still plenty of outdoor events taking place in London. Proceed with caution…

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 from Winter Wonderland at Hyde Park to Christmas Wednesdays on Columbia Road and more from Peckham to Portobello Road