Kurdish independence referendum to be held in Northern Iraq

Kurdish independence referendum to be held in Northern Iraq

On the 25th September there will a referendum on Kurdish independence in Northern Iraq. The Kurds are the biggest ethnic group without their own state. There are 30 million Kurds in Northern Iraq, South East Turkey, North West Iran and Northern Syria. Since the 1880s Kurds have been seeking independence....

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A scenic stroll along Regent’s Canal – Little Venice to Camden Lock

A scenic stroll along Regent’s Canal – Little Venice to Camden Lock

In a city of flux, London’s waterways provide a sense of uniquely meandering tranquility to its often overworked inhabitants. Those of us lucky enough to work or live near a canal will not need reminding of their shimmering charms, and sitting in quiet contemplation while a bevy of swans glide...

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Arrests decrease at significantly Notting Hill Carnival

Arrests decrease at significantly Notting Hill Carnival

The number of people arrested at Notting Hill Carnival dropped by more than 30% compared to last year according to figures released by Scotland Yard. It’s led to many saying the annual Bank Holiday street party was an overwhelming success, but that has been called into question by the Metropolitan...

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Wisdom and Happiness – Gaden Ngari Khangtsen World Cultural Tour 2017

Wisdom and Happiness – Gaden Ngari Khangtsen World Cultural Tour 2017

On Friday, 15 September at the Tabernacle in Notting Hill, six Tibetan Buddhist Monks from one of the largest Monastic Universities of His Holiness The Dalai Lama will be giving residents and visitors the opportunity to be transported to the Himalayas. Witnessing a stunning and mystical cultural experience of multi-phonic...

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Queens Of The Stone Age: Villains

Queens Of The Stone Age: Villains

When Queens of The Stone Age first burst into the mainstream with the misleadingly named Feel Good Hit of the Summer (the entirety of the lyrics are a berserk chant of “Nicotine, valium, vicodin, marijuana, ecstasy, and alcohol! Cocaine!!!”) in 2002, there was nothing to suggest that they were anything...

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NFL International Series – London’s aim to become a global gridiron super city

NFL International Series – London’s aim to become a global gridiron super city

London is set to host four American Football games at Wembley and Twickenham Stadiums, for the first time since the National Football League introduced the NFL International Series in 2007. The playing of four games throughout September and October in the UK capital for the first time (half of a...

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