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12 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…

LEARN BALLET IN CHISWICK WITH EX-LEAD PRINCIPLE BALLERINA ELENA GLURJIDZE

Elena Glurjidze, ex-lead principle ballerina at The English National Ballet, is teaching La Barre classes at The Hogarth Club in Chiswick to help women get strong and fit. The Resident catches up with her to find out more…

EGGS is a dark comedy about female friendship, fertility and freaking out.

FLORENCE KEITH-ROACH ON HER NEW COMEDY, EGGS

Hammersmith-based actor, writer and director Florence Keith-Roach on her latest play, EGGS – a dark comedy about female friendship, fertility and freaking out – which is heading for London’s Vault Festival this month

The cast of Pink Mist

NEW SEASON SHOWS AT THE BUSH, LYRIC & ORANGE TREE

West London’s theatre scene is one to watch in early 2016. Here the artistic directors of the Orange Tree Theatre in Richmond, Lyric Hammersmith and Bush Theatre in Shepherd’s Bush reveal what plays will take to the stage this  season Words: Will Gore West London’s theatre scene is currently thriving with three of our major […]

London's cosiest pubs: The Rookery, Clapham

11 of London’s Cosiest Pubs

London’s cosiest pubs with toasty fires, comfy sofas, little snugs and great food to keep you warm on chilly days

Lyric Hammersmith

LYRIC HAMMERSMITH’s £20 MILLION RENOVATION

From Bugsy Malone to Tipping the Velvet, Sean Holmes, Artistic Director of Lyric Hammersmith, on what’s in store for the theatre following its £20 million renovation.  Words: Will Gore Audiences that have been flocking to see Bugsy Malone splurge gun its way around the Lyric stage since the show opened in April have not only been […]

SmokeHouse Chiswick

WEST LONDON’S LATEST FOOD NEWS

Emily Manson rounds up the menu relaunches and new foodie products for Chiswick, Hammersmith, Shepherd’s Bush and Richmond  Chiswick’s Smokehouse has relaunched its new Sunday roast lunch menu for autumn. Created by executive chef Neil Rankin, the menu focuses on seasonality and outstanding produce, with a special focus on sourcing from small farms and rare-breed meats. Whole […]

Hanabera

WEST LONDON’S FOOD NEWS: AUGUST 2015

From Mexican cuisine in Shepherd’s Bush, sandwiches in Richmond and Hammersmith’s best cafe, here’s West London’s latest food news Words: Emily Manson   Habanera wins Best Mexican Shepherd’s Bush’s newly opened independent Mexican restaurant, Habanera has scooped the Best Mexican Restaurant title 2015 at Air Europa Latin UK Awards. One of the fore-runners of the […]

Riverside properties for sale in London

9 RIVERSIDE PROPERTIES FOR SALE

With the Oxford vs Cambridge Boat Race just around the corner, we have turned our attention to riverside properties. Here are a selection of what’s on the market near the River Thames, where you’ll get great views of the race and even better ones of London’s beautiful waterway   Queen’s Wharf, London, W6, £580,000 Mount […]

Ball-Pit-Hammersmith

A BALL PIT FOR ADULTS IN HAMMERSMITH

Creative agency Pearlfisher has created a giant ball pit in Hammersmith to banish every-day stresses and draw out the big kid in everyone. What could be a better way to spend your lunch break than plunging into the ball pit, which is filled with 81,000 white balls and can hold up to 30 people at […]