Sinking Boats & Other Fun Facts About The Oxford Cambridge Boat Race

Watched by thousands, the Cancer Research UK Oxford and Cambridge University Boat Race is one of the most well-established sporting events in the world. Here’s a few things you might not know about the world’s most famous boat race…

Where to watch the boat race in Putney, Barnes and Hammersmith

Where to Watch the Oxford vs Cambridge Boat Race

The best pubs, bars and places along the Thames to watch the Oxford vs Cambridge Boat Race and soak up the atmosphere

Best walks in London: Little Venice, west London

18 Of The Best Winter Walks in London

Walking is good for you, so bundle up and go get some fresh air on one of these scenic walks in London. From Hampstead Heath to the Royal Parks, The Resident picks out some of the best strolling spots

Kew Bridge in west London

London Winter Walks: Strand on the Green

A stroll along Strand on the Green from Chiswick to Kew Bridge to take in a rivers-side walk steeped in history, with plenty of charming pubs to stop at along the way… Photo: Getty Strand on the Green was a fishing village in the Middle Ages. Now, although it only straggles the river Thames for […]

Discover Chiswick: Your Guide to Shops, Restaurants & Things to Do

With green spaces, pretty riverside pubs and French-style cheese and vintage markets, Chiswick is as close to an English village as you can find just six miles from the centre of London. Here, Chiswick local Judith Baker takes you on a tour around her beloved neighbourhood… Photo: Getty Things to Do, attractions, Shops & Restaurants […]

Here Comes the Hot Stepper: Hot Coal Charity Walk at Chiswick Park

Chiswick Park’s firework display may be sold out, however you can still walk over hot coals in support of charity if you have the burning desire to do so… Photo: Enjoy-Work Supporting Hounslow Action for Youth (HAY) a charity dedicated to helping young people reach their potential, a firewalk will take place at Chiswick Park […]

West London’s Best Rooftop Bars, Terraces and Alfresco Dining

So, this summer is more of a non-event rather than a stonking hot corker. Still, you have to make the most of it right? And if nothing says summer like alfresco drinking and dining, then nothing says British summer like alfresco drinking and dining with the chance of rain. So if you find yourself west […]

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 […]

Pub in the Park comes to Dulwich Park in June 2021 and Chiswick in September

Win Two Tickets for Pub in the Park Dulwich this Summer

Pub in the Park is back for summer 2021 and has added a new London venue to the roster. To celebrate, we have two pairs of tickets to give away!

Barnes had the best property price growth in London in 2020, despite Covid

London’s Prime Property Hotspots in 2020 (Despite Covid)

Despite Covid wreaking havoc across all aspects of life, including the property market, London house prices still managed to climb – although some areas, and some price brackets, faired much better than others