London Culture

Ganymede, Belgravia. Photo: Lateef Photography

‘You don’t come to Ganymede to eat. You come to feast’

Sounding like a quaint stream frequented by faeries and hobbits, the legend behind Ganymede in Belgravia is even more supernatural and louche than I first imagined… Photo: Ganymede The restaurant is named after a large moon that circles Jupiter, represented –  in Greek Mythology – by a precociously beautiful adolescent boy who was carried to […]

The Queen's Platinum Jubilee Pageant. Photo: Jubilee Pageant

How To Take Part in The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Pageant

If you want to be involved in this landmark milestone event, be quick, because you have until Sunday, May 1 to apply… Photo: Platinum Jubilee Pageant Celebrating the Queen’s 70-year reign, the Platinum Jubilee is going to be one mighty grand occasion. As part of the festivities, the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Pageant will be on Sunday, June […]

London in the Sky reviewed

London In The Sky is Back for 2022 & Booking Now

London in the Sky, the alfresco airborne dining experience, returns to Greenwich Peninsula this summer for sky high dining above The O2… Photo: London in the Sky Dining experience London In The Sky is once again taking al fresco dining to new heights – 100 feet above ground level in fact. Open for brunch, lunch, […]

Petersham Nurseries' School of Gardening Inspiration, Richmond. Photo: Petersham Nurseries

Petersham Nurseries Launches School of Garden Inspiration

If spring time gets your green-thumb creativity going, Petersham Nurseries is running a programme of events filled with tips and advice for veteran and novice gardeners alike… Photo: Petersham Nurseries Petersham Nurseries in Richmond will bring back The School of Garden Inspiration this May, following a two-year halt on in-person workshops due to the pandemic. […]

Secret Cinema Presents Dirty Dancing, 2021. Photo: Secret Cinema

Secret Cinema Celebrates Anniversary of Classic Hit

It’s been 35 years since we learnt nobody puts baby in the corner and since Patrick Swayze and Jennifer Grey sizzled as they salsaed across the screen in Dirty Dancing, and Secret Cinema will reignite the classic hit this summer to mark the anniversary… Photo: Secret Cinema Secret Cinema will recreate the magic of Dirty […]

London's best Easter egg hunts 2018: Hampton Court Palace Lindt Gold Bunny Hunt

Last Minute Plans: Children’s Easter Egg Hunts In London

Still got blank pages in the diary for the Easter bank holiday and looking to entertain the kids? Here are eight egg hunts running this Easter that the children will love, as collated by Barratt London… Photo: Hampton Court Palace Lindt Gold Bunny Hunt at Hampton Court Palace, Molesey Use the trail map to explore […]

London In The Sky at the O2, Greenwich. Photo: The O2

Pop-Ups, Takeovers & Terraces: How London is Gearing Up For Spring

Spring-time terraces, takeovers, pop-ups, and festivities are back, so get ready to shake off winter in style; this is how London is coming out of hibernation… Photo: London In The Sky MasterChef The Professionals Collab at Number One Park Lane The InterContinental’s terrace restaurant will launch its chef pop up series in May, bringing guest […]

Joe Wicks brings a HIIT class to the O2, Greenwich. Photo: Joe Wicks

Tickets Now On Sale For Joe Wicks’ O2 HIIT Workout

Calling all gym junkies and those who like to be shouted at while sweating, two massive HIIT classes are coming London’s way in May… Photo: Joe Wicks Britain’s favourite fitness coach Joe Wicks is bringing his endless positivity and boundless energy to the O2 for two epic HIIT classes come May. It’s the first time […]

‘Escape to a Malfy World’ pop up by MALFY gin, Shoreditch. Image: MALFY Gin

Shoreditch to Host Mediterranean Inspired Pop-Up

Even if your travel plans haven’t been thwarted by recent airport chaos, here’s your chance to bask in Mediterranean coastal vibes, right in the heart of London… Photo: FeverUp Escape to a Malfy World is an Amalfi Coast-inspired pop-up coming to Shoreditch in partnership with MALFY gin. As you can imagine, this immersive bar/holiday is […]

Small is Beautiful: Miniature Art Exhibition, South Kensington. Image: Slinkachu

Epic Exhibition of Mini Proportions Comes to South Kensington

An exhibition demonstrating big things do actually come in small packages will land in London, this April in time for the Easter bank holiday… Photo: Slinkachu After a successful run in Paris, Small is Beautiful: Miniature Art Exhibition comes to South Kensington showcasing teeny tiny artworks and photographic works from more than 30 international artists. […]