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London's best rooftop bars: Radio Rooftop goes all apres ski in the winter

London’s Best Alfresco Winter Rooftops & Terraces

A winter terrace seems like a contradiction in terms, but London’s bars, restaurants and hangouts always deliver with festive rooftops, heated terraces and blankets aplenty… 

Christmas menus in London: Riding House Cafe and Rail House Cafe are offering Christmas menus throughout December

London’s Best Christmas Menus to Feast on This December

The Resident’s pick of London’s best Christmas menus, from festive specials available throughout December to indulgent Christmas Day menus available at some of London’s best restaurants and hotels 

Ice skating in London: Winter Wonderland ice rink, Hyde Park

Where to Go Ice Skating in London

A winter skate at one of London’s pop-up ice rinks is a must at Christmas! Here are the best spots to skate in north, south, east and west London…

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

The brightly-lit Southbank festive stalls

London’s Best Christmas Markets 2021

The best Christmas markets in from Winter Wonderland at Hyde Park to Christmas Wednesdays on Columbia Road and more from Peckham to Portobello Road

Bars & Booze: London Cocktail Week Highlights

For the month of October, London Cocktail Week descends onto the capital, showcasing the very best bars, libations and nightlife in London. Here’s our pick of festival highlights to try…  Photo: London Cocktail Week Two Schmucks Dive Bar Pop Up at Lyaness, Southbank A partnership with Dewar’s Whisky, Barcelona’s acclaimed cocktail bar Two Schmucks (number […]

Things to do in London this September

Oof, hello September! Summer may have been a bit of a washout, but with a whole swathe of events and things to do (and an ok weather forecast), this month is looking fun. With the Chelsea Flower Show returning, London Design Week, plus things to do with the kids, here’s our pick of what’s on […]

Kidult away at Ballie Ballerson in Shoreditch, the best way to pretend you're not an adult

16 Super Fun Places to ‘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…

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 […]

London’s Best New Restaurant & Bar Openings: August 2021

London never has a shortage of new restaurants and bars to try out or menus to sample. To help you navigate through them all, here’s our pick of the best… Photo: The Ivy Asia Chelsea Tendril (mostly vegan) Kitchen, The Sun & 13 Cantons, Soho The bustling Sun & 13 Cantons has some pretty great […]