Londoners invited to get smart about recycling  at Veolia’s Wonder Day event on Saturday 21 September, 10am-4pm

Londoners invited to get smart about recycling at Veolia’s Wonder Day event on Saturday 21 September, 10am-4pm

If you’ve ever wondered what happens to your plastics after you’ve thrown them in the recycling bin, then don’t miss your chance to see what goes on inside the UK’s most advanced recycling facility, at Veolia’s annual Wonder Day event on Saturday 21 September. As part of Open House London,...

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Woodstock: the 50th Anniversary

Woodstock: the 50th Anniversary

August marks the 50th anniversary of The Woodstock Music and Art Fair, Max Feldman explores how a bunch of hippie capitalists managed to seize the zeitgeist and define a generation. Woodstock (or The Woodstock Music and Art Fair to give it its proper name) occupies a venerable place in the...

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Notting Hill Carnival 2019

Notting Hill Carnival 2019

For many Londoners the Notting Hill Carnival is as significant Christmas, if not more so. The yearly parade celebrates everything that is great about our vibrant and diverse city, celebrating cultural unity with an attendance of nearly 2 million people.  The first organized event took place in 1966 and now,...

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Leonardo Da Vinci: A Life in Drawing

Leonardo Da Vinci: A Life in Drawing

Leonardo da Vinci sought to understand fully both nature and human life in all their mystifying complexity and he did not yield in this quest. The Muse of Drawing bestowed upon him her tools and led him to use his genius for drawing. Five hundred years later, we still have...

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Kew the Music 2019

Kew the Music 2019

For a few days more, July 9th to the 14th,  you can still catch unmissable musical performances in the stunning atmosphere of the Royal Botanic Gardens in Kew! The UNESCO World Heritage site has been converted into a massive festival ground, yet the beautiful flower collections surrounding the concert area...

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Innervisions Festival

Innervisions Festival

Innervisions festival, held across London venues from Wednesday 3rd July, until Sunday 7th July, is back with a better line-up than ever. Venues will include the Roundhouse in Camden, Shepherds Bush Empire, Islington Assembly Hall, Earth in Hackney and London, Under the Bridge. With a stellar line-up of soul, funk...

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Zip Now at Archbishop Park

Zip Now at Archbishop Park

We didn’t know what we were getting ourselves into . Zip-lining – sure it sounded like a fun thing to do but as we stood in the best of British summer weather drenched in Archbishop’s Park on the South Bank of the Thames, our knees were beginning to get a...

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British Summer Time Hyde Park’s Open House 2019

British Summer Time Hyde Park’s Open House 2019

Barclaycard presents British Summer Time Hyde Park has announced loads more free activities to their jam-packed midweek festival Open House running from Monday 8 – Thursday 11 July 2019 In collaboration with The Royal Parks, the free programme takes place between two legendary weekends of music, with headliners including Celine Dion...

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BoomTown Festival – the party of a lifetime this August 2019

BoomTown Festival – the party of a lifetime this August 2019

Boomtown is an epic festival – a whole city dedicated to partying in Hampshire with an epic line-up (Black Sun Empire, Boys Noize, Lauryn Hill, The Streets, Groove Armada and loads more) plus there’s heaps of entertainment and fun zones for the whole family. Take a trip into the psychedelic forest...

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Win tickets to British Summer Time in Hyde Park

Win tickets to British Summer Time in Hyde Park

UPDATE: The competition is now closed, congratulations to the victors. British Summer Time is back in Hyde Park for another year of A-list acts, family friendly activities and handpicked developing acts. The festival will start on July 5 and end on July 14, 2019. This is the seventh year that...

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