London

Arrogant commuter who called himself a legend Tasered by police

Footage has emerged of the moment a commuter was tasered by police after describing himself as a legend.<p>The man can be seen verbally abusing multiple …

Policing

London cannot bid for national clean air funding, mayor says

Sadiq Khan says capital will not be included in the chancellor’s £220m clean air fund despite having 40% of the most polluting roads in England and Wales<p>London cannot bid for a £220m clean air fund announced in the budget – despite being home to 40% of the most polluting roads in England and Wales, …

Environment

Best restaurants and places to eat in China Town, London

Check out our list of the best places to eat and drink in Chinatown London, from dumplings to duck, cocktails to chicken<p><i>Looking for Chinatown</i> …

Restaurants

Nudes And Dead Eyes: The Distinctive Portraits Of Modigliani At Tate Modern

Oval faced people look out at us, their features distorted and elongated as if the face is being pulled apart from both ends. This is the distinctive …

Art

Police to get Samsung smartphones in £210m deal to connect emergency services

Britain's police, paramedics and fire crews are to be armed with Samsung smartphones after the South Korean giant landed a Government contract worth up to £210m to supply 250,000 handsets for a new emergency communications network.<p>The Home Office has awarded a three-year deal to the South Korean …

Samsung

Gary Barlow tickets to go on sale for 2018 tour

Tickets for the latest dates in Gary Barlow's 2018 tour are set to go on sale.<p>The Take That frontman recently announced more dates to his schedule …

Isle of Man

34 under-the-radar things everyone should do on a weekend in London, according to Londoners

According to TripAdvisor, there are over 1,700 tourist attractions and 18,000 restaurants in London, not even counting parks, pop-ups, and seasonal attractions.<p>That's certainly more than enough to satisfy the 19 million tourists that visit London every year and the 8.63 million people that occupy …

George Eliot

Mapped: 1862 East London Versus Modern East London

The bandstand in Arnold Circus, which didn't exist until the 1890s. Photo: shadow_in_the_waterIn a previous article we compared the central London of …

East London

West End Shopping - WestEnd.com

The West End is as synonymous with shopping as it is with theatre. The world’s high street, millions of locals and tourists visit every year to treat …

Shopping

Ten things to do with the kids in Hull and East Yorkshire - November 25 to December 2

1) Hull Comic Con Christmas<p>Red Dwarf star Norman Lovett is among the guests for Hull Comic Con’s festive event. Retro and virtual reality gaming, …

Christmas

Get set to shop Black Friday on Oxford Street

From coats to coffee machines, knits to camera kits, you'll find up to 50 per cent of at London's most famous shopping destination. And with extended …

Shopping

London mayor to draw up charter regulating pseudo-public space

Sadiq Khan will set out responsibilities for owners of public spaces after Guardian investigation which uncovered growing corporate control of parks and squares<p>Revealed: the insidious creep of pseudo-public space in London<p>The mayor of London will draw up a new charter regulating the management of …

Sadiq Khan

Man Screams 'I'm a Legend' in a Train Station, Gets Tasered

Truly a video for the ages.<p><b>Legend</b><p>'lɛdʒ(ə)nd'<p><i>Noun</i><p>A traditional story sometimes popularly regarded as historical but not authenticated.<p>An extremely famous or notorious person, especially in a particular field.<p>From Margate, will kick it the fuck out of you.<p>So, some footage has just emerged from a …

Sadiq Khan

Jarvis Cocker to narrate new ABBA exhibition

The Pulp frontman will tell the story of the hugely-successful Swedish pop group at the Southbank Centre in central London<p>Jarvis Cocker has been …

Jarvis Cocker

AccorHotels slashes prices of UK hotel chains including Mercure, Novotel and ibis by 30% in Black Friday deals

AccorHotels has just given us the perfect excuse to book in a minibreak this winter after unveiling its brilliant Black Friday deals!<p>The hotel giant …

Hotels

Christmas in Cornwall: 31 fantastic festive events you can't miss - Cornwall Live

The John Lewis ad is driving us mad, the Coca Cola truck has snubbed Cornwall again and the City of Lights has been postponed until January.<p>We need …

Christmas

Carhartt Work In Progress Unveils a London Flagship near King’s Cross

Carhartt Work In Progress has opened its first London flagship in the newly-revitalized neighborhood near King's Cross station.<p><b>KING’S CROSS CARHARTT:</b> …

Brussels sprout pizza is now a thing

The worst thing about Christmas is that people start getting ‘creative’ with brussels sprouts. They’re everywhere: in juices, in festive sushi boxes …

Pizza

George Lamb takes us on a tour of Tom Ford's first ever grooming store

Tom Ford have opened the doors to their first standalone global grooming store in the heart of London and <i>GQ</i> got the first exclusive look.<p>George Lamb,</i> …

Covent Garden

A Ferrero Rocher pop-up is coming to London

We don’t know about you but Christmas officially starts when a box of golden Ferrero Rocher finds its way into our cupboard.<p>And now, it’s not just …

15 of the the best places to drink gin in Cardiff

Sometimes there is nothing better in life than a nice G&T.<p>The alcoholic tipple is one of the nation's current favourites, and luckily there are lots …

Cardiff

Christmas fare: The best foodie pop-ups

With offerings including cheesy fondue, Moroccan-spiced cocktails, and mulled wine, every taste is catered for at these seasonal spots One-Minute …

The Theatre

Ten moped crooks who wielded hammers, knives and guns in £1 million seven-month London crime spree face jail

Ten moped robbers who armed themselves with hammers, knives, and guns for a £1 million seven-month-long crime spree are facing jail today.<p>The gang …

Crime

20 Londoners reveal their favourite memories of Christmas in the city

<i>From ice skating at Somerset House to wandering around London’s eerily empty streets on Christmas Day, Time Out Tastemakers share their favourite</i> …

Christmas

Over 60 unmissable events in North Wales this December

It's a bumper month of events for December.<p>With the run up to Christmas and the new year over the coming weeks, there's loads of stuff to keep the …

News (Wales)

Victorian engravings celebrate Smithfield Market reopening

<b>The Museum of London has released engravings to celebrate the reopening of the Smithfield Market.</b><p>The market, which was a popular place of trade and to hear the latest news, has existed on the site in London for over 800 years.<p>It closed in 1855, but was rebuilt and opened on 24 November 1868.<p>The …

Museum of London

Look inside as a second Nordic tipi bar with cosy furs and mulled wine opens

An enchanting tipi bar, with a roaring fire, cosy furs and twinkling lights, will bring a touch of Nordic magic to Beverley’s Flemingate Centre in …

Christmas

7 great spots for Sunday lunch in Northern Ireland this winter

It’s difficult to beat a cosy Sunday lunch, and it’s especially tempting when the weather forces us indoors or we’re just not in the mood to cook.<p>A …

Restaurants

Paddington's new floating restaurants are top of this weekend's bucket list

Moored just outside Paddington station on the Grand Union Canal, these Sir Peter Blake-designed barges are the perfect brunch spots<p>Winter may be …

Fitch keeps South Africa's credit ratings unchanged at BB+, stable outlook

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Ratings firm Fitch kept both South Africa’s local and foreign currency credit ratings unchanged at BB+, one notch below investment grade, with a stable outlook, the agency said on Thursday.<p>FILE PHOTO: The Fitch Ratings logo is seen at their offices at Canary Wharf financial …

Economy