Battersea

The London Festival of Architecture

LONDON FESTIVAL OF ARCHITECTURE

The London Festival of Architecture is a month-long, city-wide celebration of architectural innovation across the capital. The Resident picks seven of the best south London events The Garden Bridge Project  26 June In their first joint public talk, Thomas Heatherwick and Dan Pearson Pearson discuss the concepts behind London’s first Garden Bridge with actress and […]

Aux Merveilleux de Fred has opened on Northcote Road

SUDI PIGOTT’S FRENCH FANCIES

Food expert Sudi Pigott rounds up her favourite French foodie finds in South West London this June

Webb's Road in Battersea is a popular haunt for London's French community

WHY THE FRENCH LOVE BATTERSEA

Christopher Nye finds out why the French love making SW London, especially Battersea, a home from home London is now, officially, the sixth biggest French city, with some 400,000 French people living here. That makes it more French that Nantes, Montpellier or Bordeaux and twice as French as Toulon. There have always been a lot of […]

COCOBANANAS LAUNCH IN BATTERSEA

COCOBANANAS LAUNCH IN BATTERSEA

The team behind Battersea bar Bunga Bunga Inception Group open a new bar on Howie Street in Battersea Battersea’s party scene has a new kid on the block. From the brains behind Bunga Bunga comes Cocobananas, a Brazilian bar-shack-themed club that’s opened in time for the World Cup in Brazil this summer. Party goers joined […]

THE FABULOUS FEAST RETURNS TO ST JOHN’S HILL

THE FABULOUS FEAST RETURNS TO BATTERSEA

Now in its third year, The Fabulous Feast is a celebration of all things food and drink in Battersea The Traders Association of St John’s Hill, with support from the Clapham Junction Town Centre Partnership, has announced the return of the local foodie festival The Fabulous Feast this year. Now in its third year, The […]

Best places for ale in south west London

THE BEST ALE IN SW LONDON

Move over stylish gastro-pub interiors and inns with Michelin stars, sometimes all you need is a really good ale, a medium-rare burger and a sun-soaked beer garden. And with that we present to you five of South West London’s best no-frills pubs The Woodman, Battersea Tucked away between an austere Victorian school and a concrete […]

Celebs party at Battersea Power Station

CELEBS PARTY AT BATTERSEA POWER STATION

Celebrities flocked to Battersea Power Station on Wednesday 30 April for a party to thank everyone that has made the Battersea development a reality Guests, including Grace Jones, Jack Whitehall and Eliza Doolittle, were treated to an intimate gig by Sir Elton John. Other entertainment at the star-studded event included a dazzling 4D light show […]

Tom Parker Bowles's favourite French restaurants in London

TOM PARKER BOWLES… ON A FRENCH LOVE AFFAIR

England and France may have had a tempestuous past, but when it comes to food, you can’t help but feel the love, writes Tom Parker Bowles

NINE OF THE BEST ART FAIRS AND EXHIBITIONS IN WEST LONDON

10 OF THE BEST ART FAIRS IN WEST LONDON

Start a new collection or discover artwork for your home with a visit to one of West London’s best art exhibitions

London House, Battersea, Gordon Ramsay

RESTAURANT REVIEW: LONDON HOUSE, BATTERSEA

The menu is great value for cooking at this level, finds Sudi Pigott of Gordon Ramsay’s Battersea restaurant London House