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November Highlights

Bonfire Night Firework– November in London begins with an abundance of Bonfire Night fireworks to warm us all up. Wrap up snug, head to one of the capital’s many firework displays, and enjoy a show of spectacular colours over London. Main firework action takes places on Sunday November 5th 2017 . Ice Skating Rinks In London – November in… Read more »

Hyde Park Winter Wonderland – November 17th 2017 – January 1st 2018.

  The Grinch would have a real job stealing all the Christmas from Hyde Park’s massive tribute to festive fun, which is back for an eleventh year in 2017. Entry to Winter Wonderland is free, and a wander past the fairground rides, around child-friendly Santa Land (including Santa’s grotto) or through the Christmas markets is… Read more »

Ice Skating Rinks In London

Whether your ice skating skills are jaw-droppingly magnificent or utterly non-existent, you’ll still find London’s ice rinks as enchanting as ever. And it’s not just during Christmas that you can get your skates on, as there are still plenty of rink options on offer post-December. Here’s a round-up of all the best London ice skating… Read more »

Hungry? Why not try… Humble Grape Blackfriars

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 Having originally made its home in Battersea, this independent wine bar and shop has opened a second branch down a cobbled… Read more »

Christmas Lights In London

November is the month when London gets transformed into the sparkliest, blingiest, most festive place on earth with the switching on of Christmas lights all over town. This is London at its most bling. There’s nothing like the twinkle of London Christmas lights to give the city an instant festive makeover. Get planning your wintery outing with… Read more »

Southbank Centre Winter Festival

The Southbank Centre Winter Festival returns in 2017. Along with its array of festive shows and performances, they will also be celebrating the coldest season with a fistful of fun pop-ups and activities along a Nordic theme. The annual Wintertime Christmas market will be back and better than ever too, alongside an alpine pop-up lodge and a… Read more »

Bonfire Night Firework

As the autumn evenings get chillier, November steps up with loads of fireworks to warm us all up. Wrap up snug, head to one of the capital’s many bonfire displays, and enjoy a show of colours over London’s top attractions and beyond. Firework displays take place across the whole of London. Stay in your local area, or venture further afield, and pick… Read more »