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November Highlights

Embrace all things autumnal and get stuck into November’s offering of cool, crisp things to do. There’s London Jazz festival to keep you happy indoors – and then outdoors there’s the Southbank Centre`s Winter  Festival and the Lord Mayor’s Show and Bonfire Night firework displays to add some sparkle to those chilly nights. Stay warm and happy with our pick… Read more »

Featured Event: Lord Mayor’s Show and Fireworks

Lord Mayor`s Show and Fireworks, Saturday November 12, 2016. When it comes to London’s traditional events, this is one of the biggies, referenced in Pepys’s diaries and in works by Canaletto and Hogarth. The procession will fill the three-and-a-half mile stretch between Bank and Aldwych from 11am until around 2.30pm as more than 7,000 performers… Read more »

EFG London Jazz Festival

This 10-day celebration of jazz delivers a mix of world-class artists and emerging stars and takes the music to a massive and ever-growing audience. The Festival has a reputation for bringing the best and freshest music to the capital, with a wide-ranging programme of concerts, commissions, club events, talks, and an expansive learning and participation programme. Friday November 11… Read more »

Regent Street Motor Show

A showcase of 125 years of motoring including veteran, vintage, classic, and modern-day cars. Something for everyone with lots of things to see and do including interactive displays and entertainment throughout the day from 10.30am until 4pm.  The usual shopping appeal of the “Mile of Style” with a great opportunity for some early Christmas shopping… Read more »

Southbank Centre’s Winter Festival

This winter, the Southbank Centre Winter Festival is pulling out all the stops in order to throw their biggest and best ever Christmas celebration. There’s a sack-load of Thames-side festive fun planned including one of the best Christmas markets in London, where shoppers can bag gifts, festive produce and sweet treats, and watch seasonal Christmas shows. Friday November 11… Read more »

Hungry and Wine lover ? Why not try… Humble Grape

If you don’t know your Bordeaux from your Burgundy, wine bars can be intimidating. Happily, that’s not the case at Humble Grape, which lives up to its name with an unpretentious approach to vino. Having originally made its home in Battersea, this independent wine bar and shop has opened a second branch down a cobbled… Read more »