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Car Park Panto will tour the UK with a drive-in Horrible Histories panto

London Panto 2020: Will the Show Go On this Christmas?

Pantomime season is a huge part of Christmas, but as Covid-19 continues to hold us in its grip, it looks like panto is off this year. Or is it…?

Camille Walala transforms White City Place with pedestrian crossing artwork and murals

How Artist Camille Walala is Colouring London Happy

Artist Camille Walala seems to be on a one-woman mission to add the colour back to London’s streets after the dull, grey months of lockdown, with three exciting new public art projects spanning east to west…

London gets a new Meat Free Drive Thru

Meat-Free Drive Thru Pops Up in London with Discount for Cyclists

The UK’s first plant-based drive thru opens this weekend, meaning fast-food fans can go meat-free and still get a great burger

London's best lidos for outdoor swimming: Brockwell Lido is a popular spot for winter swims

Reopening Dates for London’s Best Lidos & Outdoor Swimming Spots

Fancy a cool dip in the pool after a long hot day on the city streets? Luckily, London has a variety of brilliant outdoor pools and lidos… 

City Farms London: 9 of the Best for Family Friendly Animal Encounters

London isn’t all skyscrapers and museums – there are plenty of city farms where kids can pet animals, watch beekeepers, ride ponies, eat local produce and support local wildlife habitats

London's best picnic hampers for delivery: Jimmy's Picnic Boxes caters for four people

6 of the Best Ready-Made Picnic Hampers for Delivery in London

With National Picnic Week on the horizon (22-28 June 2020) and lockdown still lurking, a picnic is the perfect way to treat the family on a sunny afternoon, or to catch up with friends in your social bubble. But why go to the trouble of packing up your own picnic, when these brilliant London-based businesses can do it for you?

Dick Whittington and His Cat is this year's panto at Hackney Empire (photo: Robert Workman)

12 of the Best Pantomimes in London 2019

‘He’s behind you!’ Love them or hate them, Christmas just isn’t Christmas without a panto, and London has plenty to pick from. The Resident rounds up this year’s best…

Original Valentine's Day date ideas in London: Champagne climb Up at The O2, North Greenwich

12 Original Valentine’s Day Date Ideas for Londoners

Original Valentine’s Day date ideas in London, from climbing the O2 to dinner cruises and even a helicopter tour of London

London's best new restaurants: Mare Street Market

London’s Best New Restaurants & Bars: December 2018

London’s best new restaurant and bar openings this month, from Boxpark Wembley to Canary Wharf Kitchen and Imperial Treasure, one of Asia’s top Michelin-starred Chinese restaurants, launching in St James’s

Food and Travel Reader Awards 2018 winners announced at London ceremony

London Restaurant of the Year Announced at Food & Travel Reader Awards 2018

The London Restaurant of the Year was announced at the Food and Travel Reader Awards 2018 this week, alongside accolades for restaurants, chefs and hotels across the UK

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