Hackney

Where to watch Wimbledon: Greenwich Peninsula has a big screen on The Tide by the river

Where to Watch Wimbledon: London’s Best Pubs & Pop-Ups

Pimm’s and strawberries at the ready – Wimbledon is back! The world’s most famous tennis tournament runs from 1-14 July 2019. The Resident picks out some of the best pubs, pop-ups and parties for tennis fans

Canalside bars and restaurants in Hackney Wick with outdoor dining space

Ad Feature 7 Great Canalside Drinking & Dining Spots in Hackney Wick

Now we can not only dine out-out, but out-in, and Canalside at Here East lends itself to all weathers thanks to its plethora of independent restaurants and drinking holes

Picnics to order in London: Le Deli Robuchon Piccadilly will put together a bespoke picnic to enjoy in Green Park

Ready-Made Picnic Hampers for Delivery in London

With Covid still cramping our style, a picnic is the perfect way to treat the family or catch up with friends in your social bubble. But why go to the trouble of packing up your own, when these London-based businesses can do it for you?

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: Brockwell Lido is a popular spot for winter swims

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 in London: Where to Go 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

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