Things To Do

London’s Best New Restaurant & Bar Openings: August 2021

London never has a shortage of new restaurants and bars to try out or menus to sample. To help you navigate through them all, here’s our pick of the best… Photo: The Ivy Asia Chelsea Sachi at Pantechnicon, Belgravia Pantechnicon is London’s home for all things Japandi, and the centre’s new Sachi restaurant is no […]

Competition: Win a Double Pass to Luna Cinema at Chiswick House

Feel like a film night but don’t want to miss out on a balmy evening? Fortunately, Luna Cinema will set up a big screen in the glorious Chiswick House gardens this August. And they’re offering you the chance to see a film for free… Photo: Luna Cinema Chiswick House’s beautiful and recently restored Walled Garden […]

Swingers: Lighthouse from 10th hole

Fun Activities for a Rainy Day in London

Things to do on a rainy day in London including indoor crazy golf, vintage bowling, social darts, trampolining, an adult ball pit, board game cafes and the famous Kensington Museum triple

Want a Bit of Kidult Fun in Your Life? Float in Your Own BBQ

So I guess you could do this with your colleagues as a ‘quirky team-building activity’, but wouldn’t floating around in a hot tub or your own BBQ boat in West India Quay be more fun with friends or family?… Photo: Skuna Boats If you want to do this with your colleagues, cool. You can. However, […]

Kidult away at Ballie Ballerson in Shoreditch, the best way to pretend you're not an adult

16 Super Fun Places to ‘Kidult’ in London

Adulting is hard, especially in a non-stop, high-pressure capital city like London, so it’s no wonder that ‘kidult’ activities are on the rise. The Resident seeks out London’s best activities for those who have decided they don’t want to grow up…

Things to do with the kids in London this summer holiday

13 Great Places to Visit in London with Children

Looking for great places to visit in London with children? Dina Maktabi, founder of Kensington Mums, comes to the rescue with these great ideas for half terms and summer holidays

Exhibition Celebrates Amy Winehouse with Previously Unseen Photographs

To mark the 10-year anniversary of Amy Winehouse’s death, Amy In The Light, a photography exhibition at the Brownsword Hepworth Gallery in Knightsbridge, celebrates the life of the iconic singer with never-seen-before photographs… Photo: Phil Griffin The photographs were taken by music video director and photographer Phil Griffin, whose friendship with Winehouse began when he […]

London's best alfresco terraces and rooftop bars: The Rumpus Rooms. The Rumpus Rooms, South Bank

London’s best rooftop bars & terraces with killer Thames-side views

As Londoners, we often take for granted how impressive the Thames really is. Soak up the river’s grandeur in style at one these rooftop dining spots or terrace restaurants that offer dynamite views of one of the most iconic cityscapes there is…  Photo: 12th Knot at Sea Containers Bar Elba, Waterloo  This vast rooftop across […]

London's best alfresco terraces: The Prince, West Brompton, returns with a retractable roof

Our top rooftop bars and terrace restaurants in west London

After a slow start, summer is well and truly here and so the time for alfresco drinking and dining is now. If you find yourself west London way hankering for a refreshing drink on a balmy evening or sunny afternoon, here’s a few terraces and rooftops we think are pretty great… Photo: The Prince Bluebird […]

Win tickets to South Facing Festival at Crystal Palace

New kid on the festival block, South Facing Festival sets up camp at the Crystal Palace Bowl this August with a series of music-filled nights and activity-packed days. And here’s your chance to win a double pass to see a lineup of your choice…  Photo: South Facing Festival Headliners include Supergrass & The Cribbs, Dizzee […]