Outdoors

Win tickets to see Grace Jones (photo: Andrea Klarin)

Win Tickets to See Grace Jones at Henley Festival

Win tickets to see Grace Jones, one of the world’s most iconic women, perform her daring and original set on Henley Festival’s iconic Floating Stage this summer

Best walks in London: Little Venice, west London

18 OF THE BEST WINTER WALKS IN LONDON

Walking is good for you, so bundle up and go get some fresh air on one of these scenic walks in London. From Hampstead Heath to the Royal Parks, The Resident picks out some of the best strolling spots

London's best boat bars: Hop aboard the Alfred Leroy this spring for drinks with ambience

9 OF LONDON’S BEST BOAT BARS FOR SUMMER

Fancy a view of the water and a brew in your hand? The Resident checks out London’s best boat bars for a drink on the water this summer…

Beach yoga at Neverland London

LONDON’S ONLY THAMESIDE BEACH YOGA ARRIVES IN FULHAM

Neverland London in Fulham, the capital’s latest urban beach, has launched the city’s only Thameside beach yoga classes

DUKE'S LONDON's pre-prepared gourmet picnics are a hit with Londoners

READY MADE PICNICS & COOL CLOBBER FOR THE GREAT BRITISH SUMMER

Grab the blanket, grab the basket, and apply your sunblock, because it’s time to find an airy lot for an afternoon picnic! It’s National Picnic Week from 16-25 June 2017. The Resident picks out some picnic essentials…

OnBlackheath 2016, sunset

10 THINGS WE LOVED ABOUT ONBLACKHEATH 2016

OnBlackheath Festival welcomed back a host of music and cookery fans on the weekend of 10-11 September 2016. Hot Chip, Primal Scream, James and Belle & Sebastian occupied the top spots over the weekend, and there was plenty more to see besides that. The Resident picks its top 10 moments of OnBlackheath 2016…

Plymouth Gin Dock, The Rivington Greenwich

RIVINGTON GREENWICH LAUNCHES PLYMOUTH GIN DOCK

Where better to create a nautical-themed outdoor terrace than Maritime Greenwich? Plymouth Gin has teamed up with Rivington Greenwich to do just that – the Plymouth Gin Dock is open from now until 18 September 2016

James, OnBlackheath

JAMES ON THEIR IMPRESSIVE COMEBACK & PLAYING ONBLACKHEATH

James’ guitarist Saul Davies reflects on the highs & lows of the band’s history, and marvels at their impressive comeback, as they play London’s best new festival, OnBlackheath, on Sunday 11 September 2016

Watch the Rio Olympics at BeachEast at the home of the London 2012 Games

WHERE TO WATCH THE RIO OLYMPICS IN LONDON

With the Rio Olympics set to kick off on Friday 5 August 2016, The Resident seeks out London’s best spots for watching all the sporting action. If the weather chooses to mimic that of host nation Brazil, then head for one of our top six open-air big screens. On rainy days, head for one of our top six indoor venues… Go Team GB!

Foodies Festival Alexandra Palace

WIN TICKETS TO ALEXANDRA PALACE FOODIES FESTIVAL

Foodies Festival, the UK’s biggest celebration of food and drink, returns to Alexandra Palace for a Bank Holiday feast from 27-29 August 2016 – and you could win VIP tickets worth £48!