South East London

Firework displays in London: Alexandra Palace Fireworks Festival takes place over two days with comedy and a fun fair

Where to Watch the Fireworks in London

Fireworks are such a joy, and every year the capital’s biggest firework displays draw huge crowds. The larger fireworks displays tend to take place on the weekend closest to Bonfire Night, but some do take place on Guy Fawkes Night itself. Here are the best…

Deptford's best restaurants: Marcella serves great pasta and Italian food (sister restaurant to Artusi in Peckham)

9 of the Best Restaurants in Deptford

The best restaurants in Deptford, from Dan Doherty’s Tila to the glorious Italian restaurant Marcella, Sunday roasts at Dirty Apron and Buster Mantis’ legendary Jamaican food

Stand Up at The O2 is a new live comedy experience on top of the O2 Arena in Greenwich

Stand Up at The O2: Now You Can Enjoy Live Comedy with Suzi Ruffell on Top of the O2 Arena

Alfresco events have become the norm since coronavirus sent us all scurrying into lockdown, but Up at The O2 has launched an open-air gig with a difference…

The inaugural London Mural Festival launches this month (artwork: Dale Grimshaw)

49 of the Best Things to Do in London: September 2020

As we continue to ease out of lockdown with our fingers firmly crossed that we’re not sent back into it, some of London’s biggest events get the go-ahead, from London Fashion Week to Totally Thames

Bank holiday weekend in London: Greenwich+Docklands International Festival returns

21 Things to Do in London this Bank Holiday Weekend: 28-31 August 2020

Notting Hill Carnival goes digital, theatre goes alfresco, quarantine-free Balearic vibes come to Fulham and a drive-thru goes meat-free… it’s August bank holiday weekend, just not as you know it!

How Oakfield School in Dulwich coped with lockdown

Ad Feature How Should Schools Respond to Situations Like Lockdown?

In an emergency situation, such as the recent Covid-19 lockdown, independent schools should respond with clarity, creativity and positivity.

Peckham rooftop bars: The Bussey Building Rooftop Bar is open daily for summer 2020

9 of the Best Rooftop Bars & Terraces in South East London

South east London’s best rooftop bars and alfresco terraces for alfresco eating, drinking and summer vibes

Eat Out to Help Out: Le Pont de la Tour, with its terrace by Tower Bridge, is taking part in Eat Out to Help Out

Eat Out to Help Out: The London Restaurants Offering the Best Deals

Let’s face it, a £10 discount won’t get you far at London prices! Fortunately, some generous eateries are going one better, offering extensions and supplementary offers to the Chancellor’s Eat Out to Help Out scheme

The Royal Standard, Blackheath

5 of the Best Beer Gardens in Blackheath

‘Blackheath itself is one big pub garden’, but if you’re partial to tables, chairs and access to loos, then you’re in luck – Blackheath has some brilliant beer gardens…

South east London's best beer gardens: The Old Brewery, Greenwich

5 of the Best Beer Gardens in Greenwich

Head for one of London’s most historic riverside neighbourhoods to drink in the sun and enjoy that Thamesside breeze…