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Lockdown Birthday Ideas: Creative Ways to Celebrate with Friends

We may be in for a ‘summer of fun’ in the UK, but what about those with birthdays to celebrate before lockdown measures ease off? If drinks over Zoom no longer cuts it for you, check out these ideas for a creative birthday with friends online or even a long-distance hen do

The Art of Banksy exhibition comes to London in March 2021

Huge Banksy Exhibition to Open in London this Spring

The world’s largest touring collection of Banksy artworks is headed for London this spring in a UK first

The world's smallest Irish pub: The D.E.W. Drop Inn

Meal Kits, Cocktails & Cabaret: How to Celebrate St Patrick’s Day at Home

Sadly, St Paddy’s 2021 falls before lockdown measures are due to be lifted, so grab a Guinness and dial into a virtual event or order in an Irish feast for an at-home celebration

The Tunnel of Light in London is a gift to St Guy's Hospital to celebrate hitting 100,000 vaccines

Mood-Boosting Light Installation Unveiled at London Hospital

A bright new installation offers Londoners the chance to bask in mood-boosting artificial sunlight as Britain emerges from its toughest winters in decades

Alfresco cinema UK summer 2021: Adventure cinema will tour the UK from London to Wales and Essex to Sunderland

Alfresco Cinema Returns for 2021: Locations & Ticket Release Dates

Nothing says summer like alfresco cinema, and while we wait with baited breath for indoor events to get the go-ahead, tickets to outdoor events will be hotter than ever this year…

Mother's Day cocktail classes: The Milestone Hotel is running a virtual cocktail class

5 Brilliant Virtual Gift Experiences for Mother’s Day

Since many of us won’t be able to join our mums for a celebratory Mother’s Day meal this year, why not get creative with a virtual champagne tasting, cookalong or flower-arranging experience?  

Behind the Door auction: Bid on amazing prizes like a Skye McAlpine cooking experience in Venice

Things To Do During Lockdown: March 2021

Online events will soon make way for real-life events but there are still great Zoom escape rooms, murder mystery parties and online events to enjoy!

Fatoumata Diawara will perform at WOW festival 2021

15 Ways to Celebrate International Women’s Day in Lockdown

International Women’s Day falls on 8 March 2020 and this year’s theme is #ChooseToChallenge because ‘from challenge comes change’. But how to celebrate the sisterhood in lockdown?

At-home brunch kits: Drake & Morgan offers various brunch kits, including this vegan one

19 Things to Do During Lockdown: at Home or Outside

Stuck at home with nowhere to go? Let the good times come to you with immersive online Sherlock experiences, murder mystery parties on Zoom, virtual discos, cycling challenges and more

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…