River Thames

Nile Rodgers and Chic to headline BBC One's New Year's Eve celebrations

Nile Rodgers and Chic are set to headline the BBC's New Year's Eve celebrations.<p>Following in the footsteps of Gary Barlow, Queen + Adam Lambert, …

Robbie Williams

WATCH: These are the top ranked smart cities in the world

CAPE TOWN - Smart cities are designed to combat the problems of climate change, urban overcrowding, and large populations which are causing strain on …


This writer's emotional post about depression is actually incredibly uplifting

Anyone with any experience of mental illness will know that it's not always easy to articulate the way you feel.<p>It can be difficult to communicate …


London's South Bank - Self Guided Tour

South Bank is a must when you visit London. It’s an ever-changing and always lively cultural hub and one of London’s loveliest areas by the riverside.<p>…


14 Fun Holiday Tech Gifts for 2017!

‘Tis the season…for tech gifts! That’s right, nothing puts a twinkle in the eyes of your loved ones more than a tech gift.<p>Not sure what to get those …

Gear & Gadgets

Rare Magical Manuscripts and Objects Go on Display at the British Library

The exhibition, which will also travel to New York, explores the history of magic to mark the 20th anniversary of Harry Potter<p>Comment on this …

Harry Potter

My Dinner With Bryan Cranston: On Stage, and Eating, in 'Network'

You don't have to sit in the stalls to watch Bryan Cranston act up a storm in 'Network' in London. You can eat alongside him, too.<p>LONDON—Would you …

Bryan Cranston

Club Lounge Review At The InterContinental London The O2

I have reviewed most of the best club & executive lounges in London’s luxury hotels. I am a big fan of the club lounge at the Langham London with …


River Severn and River Thames game specimens on coarse gear

TWO coarse anglers took amazing surprise game fish with specimen salmon and sea trout from the River Severn and River Thames.<p>Schoolboy Cole Lister …


Best Christmas markets and fairs in London 2017

The festive season is upon us, and the Christmassy cheer has well and truly begun. If you're wondering where to visit for your annual pilgrimage to a …


River Thames giant barbel

RIVER THAMES barbel are still a relatively unknown quantity on some stretches, and the waterway is rumoured to have produced a 21 lb 10 oz British …


Secret London: Why you should go and explore Eel Pie Island this weekend

In an attempt to take you all out of your comfort zones, our Secret London series uncovers little-known locations in the city and beyond.<p>This week, …


12 Hours in London: What to Do + See on a London Layover

Ok, ok, I know what you're going to say - 12 hours is NOT enough time in London! No, it really is not, because there is definitely more to do and see …


Photo diary: Ness Night exploring wild Scotland | The Great Outdoors

20th November 2017<p><b>Endurance athlete Ness Night has just completed a six-week journey throughout the Scottish Highlands and Islands. Here are a few</b> …


Review: Intercontinental London The O2

Name: Intercontinental London The O2<p>Related: London<p>Location: United Kingdom<p>If you are looking for a luxury hotel near the O2 venue near Greenwich in …


Rare seahorses discovered in the River Thames

It's a sign that the iconic waterway is getting cleaner by the year.<p>Things you’d expect to find in the River Thames: tires, bicycles, shoe soles, …


Man to stand trial over River Thames speedboat death following nightmare first date

Jack Shepherd is accused of manslaughter by gross negligence over the death of Charlotte Brown.<p>A website developer whose date died after she fell …


Putting a damper on wobbly bridges

New model explains why some bridges oscillate when walked on


Almost Private: A Secret River Garden in Central London

Since the 12th century there has been a ‘”Great Garden”‘ next to the River Thames in central London, originally occupied by the Knights Templar. …


Graded on a Curve: Dub Syndicate, Ambience in Dub 1982-1985

<b>The early work by African Head Charge was reissued by On-U Sound last year, and now the first four albums from Dub Syndicate are getting the vinyl</b> …


Warm Up With Views Over The Thames In A Finnish Rooftop Sauna

<i>This is a sponsored article on behalf of Southbank Centre.</i> Copyright David LevenePublic saunas are the hottest new trend sweeping Finland right now, …


'It's time to act now', say researchers who found pollution at six times world safety limit in Deptford and New Cross

The level of toxic particles in parts of south-east London is six times higher than world limits, research revealed today.


A Whirlwind Day of New Experiences in London

Someone said the other day that London had nothing new to offer. That it was boring, stuck in the 1990’s, with no exciting ideas. Nothing could be …


The London apartments with a pool suspended 35m high

Embassy Gardens will host what is claimed to be the world's first floating swimming pool.<p>Ever imagined swimming in a totally transparent pool? …

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<b>River Thames Research</b><p>This area will eventually contain everything you ever wanted to know about the archaeology and history of the river Thames, but …


A Guide to River Piking

October is traditionally the start of the winter piking season, and a time that I usually change my approach from lures to dead baits. Over the last …


Thames Path – pt. 4. | Nota Bene

Hi folks!<p>Since April 2016 I’ve been sneaking in strolls marches along the River Thames, since I’m lucky enough to visit London rather regularly on …


‘A Faded Glory’: 125-Acre Estate on River Thames Asks £10M

The Oxfordshire, U.K.-property has a 13,368-square-foot house that’s been unattended for four years<p>A 125-acre estate on the banks of the River Thames …

Real Estate

Seahorses found living in River Thames in London

Two species of seahorses have made their home in the River Thames, conservation charity ZSL has found.<p>The creatures have been spotted six times in the last two months in the river between Greenwich and the South Bank.


Thames dolphin found dead after washing up on riverbank

The two-metre long dolphin was first spotted in the waters of the London river on 30 October, and had been seen on several occasions through the …

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