February 2011

Extra Extra

Extra Extra

Murky Monday news. Including stories from both of London's LSEs. | By SallyB2
TfL Make Error On Latest Tube Map

TfL Make Error On Latest Tube Map

Spot the error in the latest Tube map. | By M@
Olympic Logo Is 'Racist', Claims Iran

Olympic Logo Is 'Racist', Claims Iran

More hidden symbolism in the world's most maligned logo. | By M@
STYLEist @ Judy's Affordable Vintage Fair, York Hall

STYLEist @ Judy's Affordable Vintage Fair, York Hall

Hot on the designer heels of London Fashion Week, Bethnal Green's vintage fair was packed full and fabulous. | By Londonist
New Bus For London On Display At Transport Museum

New Bus For London On Display At Transport Museum

A model of the New Bus for London, the Routemaster-style vehicle that Boris Johnson plans on bringing to the capital's streets next year, goes on display in the London Transport Museum | By Dean Nicholas
Simon Callow For Artistic Director Of Wiltons Music Hall?

Simon Callow For Artistic Director Of Wiltons Music Hall?

Simon Callow extols love of the famous East End music hall. | By Franco Milazzo
Preview: Barbican Weekender, 5/6 March

Preview: Barbican Weekender, 5/6 March

Theatre, dance, music, film, food, visual arts, spoken word...the Barbican Centre's big Weekender has it all (sponsored post). | Sponsor
Ticket Alert: Half Man Half Biscuit

Ticket Alert: Half Man Half Biscuit

Chucklesome alt-folk at O2 Shepherd's Bush Empire on 17 June. | By Franco Milazzo
In Pictures: The East London Line Extension To Highbury & Islington

In Pictures: The East London Line Extension To Highbury & Islington

The final stage of the East London Line extension (phase one) opened this morning, when the link between Dalston Junction and Highbury & Islington via Canonbury opened to the public. | By Dean Nicholas
Hand-Drawn Maps Of London: Tube Maps From Memory

Hand-Drawn Maps Of London: Tube Maps From Memory

Draw the Tube network from memory... | By M@
Monday Miscellanea

Monday Miscellanea

Today is the 36th anniversary of a tragic incident on the tube. | By Dave Haste
Opera Review: The Mikado @ Coliseum

Opera Review: The Mikado @ Coliseum

Jonathan Miller’s production of The Mikado enjoys its twenty-fifth anniversary revival. | By Sam Smith
Lit Preview: London Word Festival 2011

Lit Preview: London Word Festival 2011

The London Word Festival returns! With excellent guests (Alan Moore, anyone?), inventive and immersive performances, witty and intelligent ideas, and a Scrabble tournament. | By Rachel Holdsworth
Weekend Round Up

Weekend Round Up

An almost uniquely South-of-the-river based news round-up. Good to know it's quiet up North.... | By SallyB2
Sunday Seasoning #67

Sunday Seasoning #67

Seven of the best seasonal London photos from the last seven days. | By Dave Haste
Preview: The Most Incredible Thing @ Sadler's Wells

Preview: The Most Incredible Thing @ Sadler's Wells

The Pet Shop Boys return to the London stage with a new full-length ballet at Sadler's Wells. | By Franco Milazzo
Best Of The London Blogs: 20-26 February

Best Of The London Blogs: 20-26 February

Meet a lion-taming, prostitute-bothering priest and a man who knows a thousand words for vagina. | By M@
Theatre Review: Whose Blood @ The Old Operating Theatre

Theatre Review: Whose Blood @ The Old Operating Theatre

Londonist reviews Whose Blood at The Old Operating Theatre, where bodies were in much demand in 1832, for many different reasons... | By Hazel