North London

The Barbican launch new collaboration with The Trampery

THE BARBICAN LAUNCH COLLABORATION WITH THE TRAMPERY

The Barbican is well-known for its arts and learning programmes, but their latest with The Trampery – in the shadow of the Olympic Stadium – may be the best yet. The Barbican’s Digital Content Producer Sidd Khajuria tells us more What inspired the Barbican to join forces with The Trampery? The Barbican is interested in […]

Imogen Heap leads Bloomberg Summer at Roundhouse

BLOOMBERG SUMMER AT THE ROUNDHOUSE

Bloomberg Summer music festival at the Roundhouse returns to London for the third year running – this time with award-winning singer-songwriter Imogen Heap, writes Keegan Strandness

10 of the best for seafood in North London

10 OF THE BEST SEAFOOD RESTAURANTS IN NORTH LONDON

North London may be nowhere near the coast, but it has its fair share of top notch seafood restaurants and takeaways. Charlotte Veryard picks out 10 of the best

Five of the best North London cafes

FIVE NORTH LONDON CAFES FOR SOME QUIET TIME

Completing our round-up of Siobhan Wall’s Quiet London series, here she picks out five North London cafes where you can kick back, relax, eat and drink, all whilst enjoying some quiet time The Cloister Café Great St Bartholomew’s Enter the beautiful Great St Bartholomew’s Church by passing underneath the Elizabethan gatehouse. After slowly wandering round […]

The Crouch End Players to perform Shakespeare in the Park

THE CROUCH END PLAYERS PERFORM SHAKESPEARE IN THE PARK

The Crouch End Players are back with their biggest test yet: performing Shakespeare in the Park, at the mercy of the British summer. Keegan Strandness finds out more

Aston Martin Collection for Bespoke HQ

ASTON MARTIN SUITS FOR BESPOKEHQ

Luxury tailoring brand BespokeHQ, sold at The Clerkenwell Collection, and British car manufacturer Aston Martin have joined forces to create a 17-piece menswear collection inspired by the masculinity of the rakish mid-twentieth century gentleman and the classic Aston Martin sports cars of the era The ready-to-wear Autumn/Winter 2014 collection consists of two- and three-piece suits, […]

Five of the best London quiet spots

FIVE OF THE BEST QUIET SPOTS IN LONDON

In the busy world we live in, sometimes you just need to get away from it all – so Siobhan Wall’s Quiet London: Quiet Corners is a life saver. With the summer still here, we pick our five favourite North and East London outdoor quiet spots LONDON FIELDS (pictured above) Despite being one of London’s […]

Inside Mayfair gallery owner Elena Shchukina's Highgate home

INSIDE ELENA SHCHUKINA’S HIGHGATE HOME

In case of truly bringing her work home, Mayfair gallery owner Elena Shchukina shows Cortlyn Stovall around her stunning Highgate home Illuminated steps guide you under majestic arches leading downstairs, capturing the very definition of a life of luxury. The underground rooms contains a cosy, yet spacious cinema room fully equipped with its own bar, […]

Something Happening For Kids

SOMETHING HAPPENING FOR KIDS FESTIVAL ARRIVES

The Place is staging the Something Happening For Kids Festival for the whole family today, Saturday 19 July, from 10am to 5pm. Keegan Strandness looks at how you can eat, drink, dance and sing at this fun and interactive family event What you can expect at Something Happening For Kids is the unexpected. The day […]

Six reasons to love North London's Caledonian Road

SIX REASONS TO LOVE CALEDONIAN ROAD

Radical books, Lego, charitable causes and, er, prison… Rosie Millard looks at the joys of North London’s Caledonian Road It has nothing to do with Scotland, and there IS a prison on it. But the Caledonian Road is one of the most dynamic places in N1. I actually feel sorry for those who say, ‘Oh, […]