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Things to do in London on bank holiday weekend: West End Musical Drive-In is back!

15 Things to Do in London on May Bank Holiday Weekend

Early May bank holiday weekend is shaping up to be the best weekend of 2021 so far, with events – actual real life events – taking place! Most are outdoors, for those not too sure yet…

Waldorf Astoria is taking part in Hotel Week London

The First Ever Hotel Week London to Launch in May

London isn’t short of great hotels, but it is a little short of visitors right now, making it a great time for domestic travellers to take advantage of some great deals…

The Lighterman is one of the best places for alfresco dining in King's Cross

London’s Best Neighbourhoods for Alfresco Dining

Alfresco dining was popular enough before Covid came along and make it practically compulsory. So where to head? London isn’t short of options, but if you want that grand piazza feel, it’s best to head for a neighbourhood that’s geared up for dining outdoors

See Paddington by boat with GoBoat

25 Great Things to Do in London: April 2021

Of course, most of April will be spent alfresco dining, hanging out in beer gardens or browsing non-essential shops, but just in case you fancy giving something else a go, here’s our pick of great things to do in post-lockdown London

Gabeto in Camden has a great alfresco terrace

Ad Feature Discover the Alfresco Terrace with Latin Vibes in Camden

Camden Market’s favourite Latin retreat has reopened its famous outdoor terrace…

Jacob Collier Grammys: The record-breaking Grammy award winner lives in Finchley, north London

Londoner Jacob Collier Beats Bowie & Beatles with Grammys Win

Musician Jacob Collier has made history by becoming the first British artist to win Grammys for his first four albums

Alfresco cinema UK summer 2021: Adventure cinema will tour the UK from London to Wales and Essex to Sunderland

Alfresco Cinema Returns for 2021: Locations & Ticket Release Dates

Nothing says summer like alfresco cinema, and while we wait with baited breath for indoor events to get the go-ahead, tickets to outdoor events will be hotter than ever this year…

The best beer gardens in Islington: The Albion's garden is a lush summer oasis in north London

11 of the Best Beer Gardens in Islington

Is there anything better than supping on a pint or enjoying a glass of wine in a beautiful pub garden? Luckily Islington locals have plenty of choice to enjoy the great outdoors (with a tipple) and here are 11 of the best

Zero waste shops in London: Go plastic free at this BYO refill shops in north, south, east and west London

Zero Waste Shops in North, South, East & West London

Some are big, some are small, some are pop-ups, and one is a cute little delivery van, but all are hugely important in our efforts to minimise the effect we have on our planet. London now has more zero waste and plastic-free shops than you can shake a refillable jar at

Snowdrops in Dulwich (photo: Adam Swain Photo)

Where to See Snowdrops in London

Snowdrops are one of the first flowers to bloom towards the end of winter, meaning spring is on the way! Where can you see them in the urban jungle that is London? The Resident has a few ideas…