20 Things to Do in London on August Bank Holiday Weekend
Unleash your inner child on a huge inflatable obstacle course, head for Notting Hill Carnival, feast at Wimbledon Park Food Festival or enjoy an Ibiza-style all-day party in Hackney… Hurrah for Bank Holiday weekend!
10 Alternative Notting Hill Carnival Celebrations
Carnival is one of the highlights of London’s summer calendar, but huge crowds mean it’s not for everyone, so The Resident has scoped out London’s best alternative Carnival parties…
15 Fun Activities for a Rainy Day in London
Looking for things to do when it’s raining in London? From crazy golf to vintage bowling, social darts, board game cafes and the famous Kensington Museum triple
Ad Feature Should You Party-Proof Your Property Ahead of Notting Hill Carnival?
If you are a local business owner or resident, Notting Hill Carnival can present some challenges, so make sure your property is party-proofed by following this advice from SafeSite Security Solutions
20 Fun Places to Be a ‘Kidult’ in London
Adulting is hard, especially in a non-stop, high-pressure capital city like London, so it’s no wonder that ‘kidult’ activities are on the rise. The Resident seeks out London’s best activities for those who have decided they don’t want to grow up…
How to Get Behind the London Children’s Book Project
Books can offer an escape to another world and ignite the imagination. One person who understands the importance of reading for young children is researcher Liberty Venn, who set up the London Children’s Book Project to help more children get reading
M People’s Heather Small on Going Solo & Life in West London
Heather Small, the lead singer of M People with the big vocals, is back and in the midst of a solo tour. Here, she tells The Resident how growing up in Ladbroke Grove in the 70s gave her drive
Kelly Hoppen on 40 Years of Design & Why Its Taupe Over Trends
From Dragons’ Den to designing celebrity cruise ships, there’s nothing Kelly Hoppen can’t turn her talented hand to. Here, she tells us about four decades in design and her latest collaboration with Chesneys
How Instagrammer Alex Zouaghi Became a Professional Influencer
London Instagrammer Alex Zouaghi is making a living showing off the delights of Notting Hill to his hundreds of thousands of followers. What’s his secret to success?
10 of the Best Breakfasts in Notting Hill
Notting Hill is definitely not short on places to eat, but where’s the best place for a breakfast or brunch before a busy day browsing Portobello’s markets? We picked 10 of the best breakfast spots in Notting Hill