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Kids will love the Thames Rocket experience

10 Great ‘KidRated’ Things to Do in Half Term in London

Looking for ways to keep the kids entertained this half term? The Resident has teamed up with KidRated – a website where activities are ALL reviewed by children – to bring you some great ways to spend some quality family time together

Halloween brunch in London: Ping Pong is serving spooky dim sum this Halloween

Halloween Brunches in London: 9 of the Best

With the 10pm closing putting the squeeze on any plans for late-night shenanigans, it’s time for night-walkers to reclaim the day… From Sexy Fish’s Fantasy Brunch to Shaka Zulu’s Zombie Glitterfest, we pick out some of the most haunting Halloween brunches in London

Dante's In Furlough is a hellish new immersive experience coming to The Vaults in Waterloo this October

15 Things to Do this Weekend in London: 16-19 October 2020

Things to do this weekend in London from Dante’s In Furlough – a hellish new immersive theatre experience at The Vaults in Waterloo – to ice skating at Ally Pally and outdoor opera in Deptford

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… 

Black History Month in London: Mika Onyx Johnson, writer of Pink Lemonade, will take part in a Q&A at Bush Theatre

11 of the Best Black History Month 2020 Events in London

Black History Month returns this October with an eclectic mix of online and IRL events taking place across London, from doorstep dance performances in Greenwich to Loud Black Girls in Streatham and a pop-up celebrating Black independent brands in Covent Garden

Camden Oktoberfest returns for 2020 in a covid secure way (photo: visionseven.co.uk)

49 Great Things to Do in London: October 2020

It’s full steam ahead for London Restaurant Festival and London Cocktail Week – all within Covid-secure government guidelines, of course – as well as the return of two great immersive theatre events, live comedy indoors and more

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…

The Great Gatsby immersive show is back and Covid-secure

15 Things to Do this Weekend in London: 2-4 October 2020

15 great things to do this weekend from London Restaurant Festival and London Cocktail Week to immersive theatre and Oktoberfest

Swingers London crazy golf reopens in the City and West End

15 Things to Do this Weekend in London: 25-27 September 2020

From Greenwich Comedy Festival to Beer Yoga in Fulham and Russell Howard at The Clapham Grand to London Podcast Festival in Islington, there’s plenty of socially distanced fun to be had in London this weekend 

Eat Out to Help Out: Bill's in Greenwich, Wimbledon and Chiswick is running Eat Out to Help Out in September

London Restaurants Offering Eat Out to Help Out in September

Rishi Sunak’s Eat Out to Help Out scheme proved so popular in August that many of London’s restaurants have taken it upon themselves to continue offering the discount into September, financing the 50% off themselves. It’s a great excuse to tear yourself away from yet another box set out and enjoy some great food at the start of the week

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