London

Apartment ‘Getaways’ with Greenery and Great Views

These urban apartments have outdoor spaces that offer refuge from busy city life<p>Of all the benefits cities offer their denizens––endless culinary …

Tower Bridge

There Are Seven Plaster Noses Hidden In London's Soho Neighborhood

We've all heard the expression "if these walls could talk," but what if these walls could smell? That looks like it could be true when it comes to …

Trafalgar Square

House prices in London are growing at their slowest rate in 5 years

LONDON – The supercharged London housing market is slowing down.<p>According to data from Hometrack UK, the annual rate of house price growth in London declined from 13% a year ago to just 3.5% last month, the lowest growth rate since 2012.<p>"Looking ahead we expect current trends to continue with house …

House Prices

Bank Holiday clothes shopping – opening hours for Matalan, Next, BM and more

The Spring Bank Holiday is the perfect opportunity to get some clothes shopping done, and retail therapy is a good way to get out of the house and …

Business (UK)

A Plant-Packed Penthouse Suspended 135 Metres Above London

You can’t beat that view. Buckingham Palace and 10 Downing Street are usually London‘s most coveted addresses, but for one night this year, the …

London Eye

Enter Shikari on the Manchester terror attacks: ‘If you pick a fight with live music, you’re going to lose’

'Live music is the one thing that brings people together worldwide indiscriminately'<p>Enter Shikari frontman Rou Reynolds has spoken out about the …

Live Music

Jeremy Corbyn's bodyguards 'thwart robbery' as Labour Leader campaigns in London

Jeremy Corbyn’s bodyguards thwarted a robbery when they tackled a would-be thief thought to be armed with a knife.<p>The incident unfolded on Saturday …

East London

Fresh Sounds from East london

I found it difficult to classify Alfa Mist under a genre label. Is it jazz, is it lounge? A bit of MCing, a lot of hip-hop influenced grooves, and a …

East London

Stay connected: 4 horsey homes with excellent transport links

1. <b>Red House Farm, Hampshire</b><p><b>Transport links:</b> close to the A303 for easy access to the south-west, and to London and M25 via M3. Commuting distance …

English Riding

Check Out This Plant-Packed Bedroom Inside the London Eye

Buckingham Palace is usually the U.K.'s most coveted and prestigious address, but earlier this week, TripAdvisor Rentals and Wayfair officially had …

London Eye

Things tourists always buy in Liverpool

Let's face it, Liverpool is a pretty great city, and there are plenty of benefits to living here.<p>Hundreds of tourists travel to Liverpool every year, …

English Premier League

Things to do this May half-term - the best events and activities for kids including the bank holiday Monday

With the Spring Bank Holiday leading into May half-term, there are plenty of extra days off for everyone to enjoy ahead of summer - but this also …

Kids

Euromaxx - Lifestyle Europe | 27.05.2017 | Euromaxx | DW | 27.05.2017

The Kirchentag Christian convention, a look around Martin Luther’s Wittenberg, and a favorite subject of tourist photos, London‘s Tower Bridge. Plus, …

Tower Bridge

What shops are open on Spring Bank Holiday Monday? 2017 opening times for M&S, Next, Boots, Debenhams and more

If you've got a holiday approaching or want to splash out on your home, the Bank Holiday is the best time to enjoy some deserved retail therapy as …

Business (UK)

Central London theatre and pubs evacuated as armed police search the area

<b>A theatre, pubs and shops in central London were evacuated following a ‘security alert’, police have said.</b><p>Armed police evacuated the Old Vic theatre …

World News

28 May 2017

<i>Your Sunday morning best of Londonist weekly round-up.</i><p>How The Tube Map LiesWe all love the tube map, but...<br>Love Tunnels? Go See This ExhibitionBoring …

London Underground

Nelson's Column: The best antidote to bombs is the ballot box so your vote matters

Imagine where we’d be if William the Conquerer had lost the Battle of Hastings in 1066.<p>He’d be known as William the Failure, and our language …

Trafalgar Square

A new spin on the inn: Heston Blumenthal’s redesigned Hind’s Head

Increasingly, the redecoration of former pubs offers an opportunity to evoke a long-lost style of decoration.<p>Few things offer greater insight into …

Plans to link Camden and King's Cross with elevated park to rival New York High Line

Proposals to transform a section of disused railway between Camden and King's Cross could see a park set to rival the New York High Line blossom …

Most Googled: does London Underground make a profit?

Every Londoner must think about this at some point – probably during rush hour as they watch yet another jam-packed train open and shut its doors …

London Underground

Petersham Nurseries announces exciting new venture in Covent Garden

Gael Boglione is the mistress of understatement, both in terms of the way she has decorated her elegant 17th-century home in Richmond, on the outskirts of west London, and the modest way she describes Petersham Nurseries, the chic garden centre and restaurant that adjoins the house.<p>"This place came …

Covent Garden

Former altar boy who planted homemade bomb on London Underground 'for a joke' jailed

Jury rejects Damon Smith's "prank" claim and found him guilty of intending to endanger lives<p>A 20-year-old former altar boy who planted a homemade …

London Public Transport

London's Best Scandinavian Restaurants

It might even be Norwegian wood: at The HarcourtThis is part of our series of articles rounding up the best restaurants in London for the food of …

Restaurants

London in Bloom - Chelsea Flower Show & A Floral Afternoon Tea

With the sun finally here to stay in the capital, there’s never been a better time to explore London in Bloom! We’re sharing photos of our recent …

Flowers

Every team needs a Judge's Chambers section, and here are some suggestions

You might have seen that the New York Yankees have opened up a section in right field in honor of slugging rookie Aaron Judge, adding some faux wood …

River Thames

EuroMillions lottery ticket sales are booming in the City of London and Canary Wharf as jackpot hits £112m

Figures released earlier this month showed that less than a quarter of London’s investment bankers were happy with their 2016 bonuses.<p>Their feel-good …

East London

Take a tour around an impressive riverside apartment in London

Stylish furnishings, statement art and views of the Thames give this spectacular series of rooms the feel of a luxury hotel<p>The ideal Thameside …

River Thames

Overheard in London: this week’s #wordonthestreet

<b>Every week you share the weird things you’ve overheard in London. Above, a few perplexing snippets from the past seven days – don’t forget to tweet</b> …

London In 1913

1913 was over a century ago but we can still recognise many of these locations today, from the busy platforms at Paddington to the match-day crowds. …

Chelsea Flower Show

Judy Chicago, Canaletto and Marc Quinn: this week’s best UK exhibitions

The renowned feminist artist celebrates 50 years of Sgt Pepper’s, Venice is brought to life and a collection of macabre Georgian sculptures take over Sir John Soane’s Museum<p>1 A Perfect Chemistry<p>David Octavius Hill was already well established as a Scottish painter when he met the chemist Robert …