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Victoria has worked for Archant for almost 10 years, working predominantly on Living South Resident and The Guide Resident magazines for south east London, before taking on the mantle of Digital Editor. Her favourite part of London? Anywhere along the Thames, especially Greenwich.

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South East London Businesses Offering Food Delivery & Collection Services

Struggling with the supermarkets? These local independent businesses in south east London have you covered, offering collection and delivery on everything from beer and baked goods to fresh fruit, vegetables, fish and meat, as well as some of your favourite restaurants and cafes that are now offering takeaway  


15 Brilliant Things to Do at Home this Weekend

Brilliant things to do at home this weekend from a live-streamed Strutology class to a crazy golf challenge using pots and pans and #HampsteadTheatreAtHome


Win Two Tickets to Dine on Board the supperclub.tube

Sadly, both ‘dining out’ and ‘the tube’ are pretty much out of bounds at present, but they won’t be forever. So we’d like to offer a little chink of light at the end of the tunnel…


How to Re-Create the Langham’s Beautiful Champagne Bar

While trips to chic hotel bars are currently OUT, cocktail hour in your kitchen is very much IN, so why not try an recreate a little of that hotel chic in your home?


The Baby Show Launches Live #WednesdayWellness Insta Sessions

Uncertainties around pregnancy and birth during the coronavirus outbreak have left many new families and families-to-be feeling anxious, but the team from The Baby Show are on hand to answer all your questions with new Live @ Home sessions…  


Virtual Boozers: 5 Ways to Make the Pub Come to You

Online pub quizzes, virtual bars, beer deliveries and cocktail masterclasses – here’s how to make the pub come to you during lockdown


London Monuments Turn Blue as the Nation Claps for the NHS

While the nation clapped our wonderful NHS workers last night, iconic buildings, monuments and stadiums turned blue to further champion the cause


Just a Beautiful Little Thing We Found on the Internet…

Pub Choir, an Australian social event (slash stroke of genius) that transforms a crowd of tipsy strangers into a legendary choir, becomes Couch Choir due to Coronavirus, and the results are beautiful…


Why You Need a Standing Desk

Standing desks are the hottest new office must-have. Not only do they give your workspace that edge of LA cool – if you’re into that kind of thing – they also offer various health benefits…


Clever Initiatives to Deliver Food, Create Jobs & Help the Vulnerable

The London restaurants and caterers launching clever initiatives to deliver food to Londoners, keep hospitality staff in jobs and help the vulnerable in one fell swoop – and how you can help

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