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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… 

Where to buy a Christmas tree in London

Where to Buy a Christmas Tree in London 2021

Where to buy Christmas trees in north, south, east and west London. This year, many Christmas tree stores offer home delivery, decorating services and even collection and recycling

Things to do August Bank Holiday in London

Wondering what’s on in London this August bank holiday? From exhibitions and home BBQ-kits to things to do with children and places to eat, drink and be merry in, here’s our top pick… Photo: Crazy Pizza Do indoors: Gravity Southside, Wandsworth Set over three floors, this newly opened indoor entertainment centre is rammed-packed with fun […]

Ad Feature What is CBD Oil and What are the Benefits of Taking it?

CBD, or cannabidiol, has been described as a revolution helping people who suffer with conditions as wide ranging as Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s, but what is behind the recent trend? To mark National CBD Day (August 8) Simon Blunt, general manager of Origin’40 Putney, a London-based retailer specialising in CBD advice, explains what CBD is and […]

Things to do in London this August 2021

So, now that summer is in full swing, what to do? A festival? An exhibition? Maybe a masterclass or something to get you outdoors? Whatever you feel like doing, let us help you navigate these (hopefully) sunny days, with our round up of things to do this month… Photo: Van Gogh Alive Summer at Kew […]

London’s Best Outdoor Cinemas for Summer 2021

London’s best outdoor cinema pop-ups screening films everywhere from Crystal Palace to Kensington Palace and Crouch End to Greenwich Peninsula, plus London’s only floating cinema at St Katherine Docks

SW16 Bar & Kitchen serves brunch through to cocktails and offers a hot-desking space

Restaurant Review: SW16 Bar & Kitchen, Streatham

As a dweller of a less-than-trendy south London suburb, my bugbear has long been the lack of really good local restaurants. But I can confirm this vacancy has at last been filled…

Taste of London returns to Regents Park for summer 2021

45 of the Best Things to Do in London in July 2021

July 19th is the new ‘freedom day’ and there’s plenty to do both indoors and out, from alfresco theatre in Regent’s Park to Giffords Circus in Chiswick, London Restaurant Festival and Horrible Histories on the Thames

Why is there a forest at Somerset House? Forest for Change: The Global Goals Pavilion

35 of the Best Things to Do in London: June 2021

The sun is shining, lockdown is easing and festivals are go – summer in London is looking pretty good! From outdoor art trails to alfresco cinema and cool new theatre productions, there are plenty of cool things to do in June

Egerton House Hotel has launched an Alice in Wonderland afternoon tea

35 Things to Do in London: May 2021

From huge exhibitions to intimate dining events and bottomless afternoon tea to drive-in cinema, here’s our pick of the best things to do in London in May 2021