We want the City to be your home - a chance for you to live like a local. With our carefully curated knowledge of what to see, eat and do, you won't just tick off the usual tourist spots.

January Highlights

Start the New Year off as you mean to go on with our crash course in the best culture, events and nightlife in London. Forget the gym and forget the diet, pack your diary full of the capital’s biggest and best events this January to inspire you for the rest of the year. We’ve got a… Read more »

The 1975

The 1975 are an English pop rock band originating from Manchester. The band consists of lead vocalist and rhythm guitarist Matthew “Matty” Healy, lead guitarist Adam Hann, bassist Ross MacDonald, and drummer George Daniel. The band’s origins trace to them attending Wilmslow High School in Cheshire and playing together as teenagers in 2002.Gigs organised by… Read more »

Go Ape

Go Ape doesn’t get any closer to the Thames than this but don’t worry, there’s absolutely no chance you’ll fall in! Our most central forest experience in London, Battersea Park, pioneered our arrival into the vibrant city making for an adventure opportunity like no other in the area. Just across the water from Chelsea awaits… Read more »

Wicked

Wicked, the West End and Broadway musical sensation, is the recipient of more than 100 major international awards, including three Tony Awards on Broadway and two Olivier Audience Awards in London. Already the 5th longest running musical currently playing in the West End and now seen by more than 9 million people in London alone,… Read more »

1776 Restaurant

The 1776 dining room is our classic and elegant hidden-gem of a restaurant at the back of 1 Lombard Street, open for lunch and dinner. This intimate space offers a highly personal service with it’s sleek decor and decadent chandeliers making it the perfect spot for special celebrations and business meetings. The menu is designed… Read more »

Burns Night in London

Eat, drink and dance to celebrate the life and work of Scotland’s national bard on Burns Night in London. Born in 1759, Robert Burns was a Scottish poet and lyricist who became a national icon. Burns Night is marked with a traditional supper and music on or around the anniversary of his birth, 25 January,… Read more »

National Television Awards 2019

The National Television Awards celebrate their 24th year as Britain’s leading awards show featuring the nation’s most popular TV stars plus exclusive live music and special guest performances. A champion of ‘viewer power’, the NTA is unique on UK TV as the only TV ceremony where all the winners are chosen exclusively by the public… Read more »

December Highlights

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas in London – the trees are up, the Christmas lights are on and the seasonal songs are already driving us insane. This December, gear yourself for some serious festive cheer and head to one of London’s events full of the holiday spirit. We reckon a quick spin around… Read more »

Christmas at Kew

As twilight falls, the magic begins…Now in its sixth year, our 2018 winter trail will be bigger than ever before, with over a million twinkling pea-lights and thousands of laser beams. Walk under welcoming arches into a world festooned with seasonal cheer and wander beneath unique tree canopies drenched in Christmas colour.  New this year,… Read more »

New Year`s day Parade

Watch the spectacular New Year’s Day Parade along the streets of London’s West End this New Year’s Day. Every year, dancers, acrobats, cheerleaders, marching bands, historic vehicles and more assemble in the heart of the capital for a colourful celebration of contemporary performances and traditional pomp and ceremony, with huge balloons, music and confetti filling… Read more »

Vespucci Adventures

Vespucci Adventures evolved from our passion for long distance walking and cycling.  Day to day worries fall by the wayside, the spirit being freed by the shared experience and sense of challenge. We want to inspire a new generation to follow in our footsteps by giving you all you need to get out there and… Read more »

Christmas by the River 2018

Explore the twinkling wooden cabins and savour seasonal fare with Christmas By The River at London Bridge City.The traditional Christmas market stretches along The Queen’s Walk from Hay’s Galleria and London Bridge City Pier to The Scoop at More London, overlooking London icons including Tower Bridge, the Tower of London and the City of London.Pick… Read more »

The Quality Chop House

The Quality Chop House (re)opened in 2012, having been a restaurant on Farringdon Road since it was built in 1869. Despite our heritage (and our Grade-II listed Victorian decor) we aim to offer modern, innovative cooking based around the finest ingredients the British Isles provide. And because of our heritage, a chop (or a steak… Read more »

Hyde Park Winter Wonderland –  22nd November  – 6th January  

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 twelfth year in 2018. 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 a… Read more »

November Highlights

November in London may mean evenings are longer and the days chillier, but that’s no reason to hole up at home. London is packed with a whole host of ace events and things to do.  The biggie event is Bonfire Night and the many glorious firework displays taking place across the city. We’ve got Christmas lights starting to illuminate the capital, ice… Read more »