Brick Lane

Experiential ad spend to expand beyond London as UK-wide hunger grows, predicts Identity's head of digital

Marketers are looking to create brand experiences. After all, brands that stir strong emotions from the people they target are more effective than …


Yamaha Revstar musicians reunite for Rough Trade gig

After six months on the road, the Yamaha Revstar musicians came together with their "other half" for a reunion gig at Rough Trade East in London.<p>The artists - indie pop band The Dutch Uncles, indie rockers Belle Roscoe and Tenth Electric, three-piece The Mantells, singer-songwriter Ellie Rose and …

Willy Wonka

LUNCH TIME NEWS: Bricklane launch new tenant-led proposition | House prices predicted to remain flat in 2018

Scott Garnet: "If you have a patio or a porch it is important to make sure that any connecting doors are secured. Good..."<p>richardrawlings: "What has …

Property (UK)

Bricklane launch new tenant-led proposition

Online residential property investment platform,, has announced the launch of a new tenant-led proposition which will aim to provide a …

Property (UK)

London's 5 most interesting eating experiences

London has come a long way when it comes to food over the last 15 years. Not only has it escaped its previously terrible reputation for dreadful …


Most millennials seen worse off than parents despite aptitude: study

ZURICH (Reuters) - Most millennials will struggle to earn more money and find better jobs than their parents despite being more highly trained, according to a study by Credit Suisse.<p>Defined by the U.S. Census Bureau as being those born between 1982 and 2000 -- so between 35 and 17, now -- …


Britain’s best no-judgement hair salons

<b>While a lot of the world feels like one giant boys’ club, salons often feel like the opposite – a bit too much of a girls’ club.</b><p>Not the girl gang …


Rohit Khattar: "The dishes we will serve are different to that of any other Indian restaurant in the UK"

Forget Brick Lane with its cereal cafés and graffiti walking tours, London now has an alternative and rather more salubrious curry mile in Mayfair, …

East London

All Star Lanes

Cheeky Hour<p><b>Limited edition EXTENDED Happy Hour: Enjoy Cheeky Hour until 10pm Sunday-Thursday and til' 8pm Fridays & Saturdays at All Star Lanes</b> …


5 November 2017

<i>Your Sunday morning best of Londonist weekly round-up.</i><p>Tube Challenge: How Many Station Anagrams Can You Decipher?Release your competitive side<br>Ever …


The best sandwiches in London, from bagels to bánh mì

If you thought the humble sandwich was actually humble, think again. In London, sandwiches are doing an awful lot of showing off.<p>If you’re looking …


These are all the police stations that are set to close in London

Sadiq Khan has confirmed that more than half of London's 73 remaining police front counters are to close.


Take to the streets: London's hottest street food trends

From sweet Taiwanese pancakes to crispy miso squid, these are the capital's best new kerbside spots

Greenwich, UK

This London Pug Cafe, Pugs & Pals, Is Serving Up More Than Pumpkin Spice Lattes

There's no better place to spend a chilly fall day than your favorite café. Sipping a latte while keeping warm in the cozy atmosphere of the coffee …


BRICKLIVE Birmingham 2017 opens at the NEC - tickets, dates, times and what to expect

The world of LEGO is being celebrated in Birmingham.<p>Those little building bricks are a big deal to millions of people.<p>We've already seen The LEGO …

Birmingham, UK

Things To Do Today In London: Friday 27 October 2017

A pop-up pug cafe opens in Brick Lane today.What we’re reading• Henry Moore's sculpture 'Old Flo' returns to east London. <br>• London airports could reach …


Honolulu now fines people up to $99 for texting while crossing road

Hawaiian city police design punitive fee for when distracted walkers won’t stop staring at their smartphones<p>Our smartphone obsession has reached a new low. The Hawaiian city of Honolulu has resorted to fining people up to $99 for staring at the devices, to try and force people to look up from their …


Don’t Look Now, But Checking Your Phone in a Honolulu Crosswalk Could Cost You

Banning staring at your phone while crossing the street may seem like a no-brainer, but many are wondering if Honolulu doesn’t have better things to …


22 October 2017

<i>Your Sunday morning best of Londonist weekly round-up.</i><p>Your Oyster Card Won't Get You Far on This Bus RouteThe most peaceful few kilometres you'll …


20 Ultimate Things to Do in London

Discover medieval history, take a walk through exquisite gardens, or indulge in high tea.<p>Here’s how to discover London’s essential experiences.<p>With a …


Suvlaki, Shoreditch: restaurant review

1 of 3<p>What’s the vibe<p>From the outside in, Suvlaki’s second site seems almost out of place. The ornate wrought-iron railings on the windows and …

East London

Suvlaki review: Why you need to try this new Athenian restaurant

Soho's Suvlaki has opened a new restaurant on Brick Lane with just as much Athenian love and attention as its older sister<p>It was a welcome invitation …


12 ways to relive the summer in London this weekend

With temperatures set to hit 23 degrees in the capital this weekend, Londoners have been given one last chance to tick off those Summer activities …


What happened when 100 cameras were handed out to homeless people in London

By , Lifestyle editor<p>According to Shelter, 170,000 people in London are homeless right now.<p><i>170,000</i>. It’s absurd, isn’t it? It’s baffling that we call …


Assignments 2017: the Best of British photojournalism

Royal Family

Pugs in pubs: snub-nosed dog breed makes fashion statement in Britain, and businesses seek to cash in on the craze

Pugs are the new fashion must-have in Britain, with owners, in love with their saggy faces and big eyes, even taking them for cocktails and afternoon …

News (China)

British Press Photographers Association pick terror, royals and Rooney for 2017's best photos

Election images and a stark reminder of the Westminster terror attack are among the pictures going on show in a new exhibition celebrating the best …


Street Hunt No 25 – The 3rd Annual Street Hunters Meeting in London & the LSPF

IntroductionDear Readers hello!Today I am happy to present to you our latest Street Hunt video, <b>Street Hunt No25</b> that we shot in</b> …

Street Photography