November 2011

Sense The City Photo Project: Deadline Is Friday

Sense The City Photo Project: Deadline Is Friday

Smart, connected and on the move... submit your photos now | By Lindsey
Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

Our round up of the most (and least) talked about stories round town today. | By SallyB2
Green Wall To Tackle Air Pollution At Edgware Road Station

Green Wall To Tackle Air Pollution At Edgware Road Station

Imperial College scientists to monitor its pollution-trapping power | By Lindsey
Gig Preview: Little Boots Shake Launch Party

Gig Preview: Little Boots Shake Launch Party

Shake a leg at Little Boots' single launch party this weekend. | By Doron
Public Sector Strikes In London

Public Sector Strikes In London

Thousands march through London once again, as public workers go on strike. | By M@
Exhibition Preview: David Piddock’s The Perspective of Time @ Adam Gallery

Exhibition Preview: David Piddock’s The Perspective of Time @ Adam Gallery

An interesting Londony art exhibition opens next month | By Zoe Craig
Chefspective: Wesley Smalley, Head Chef at Charlotte's Bistro, Chiswick

Chefspective: Wesley Smalley, Head Chef at Charlotte's Bistro, Chiswick

Interview with Head Chef Wesley Smalley of Charlotte's Bistro + his recipe for sticky toffee pudding | By tikichris
In Pictures: Baby Monkey "Flame" at London Zoo

In Pictures: Baby Monkey "Flame" at London Zoo

Here's your daily dose of cute... | By Zoe Craig
No Indian Boycott Over Dow Wrap

No Indian Boycott Over Dow Wrap

Wrap row continues. | By BethPH
Book Grocer: 30 November-6 December

Book Grocer: 30 November-6 December

Book, poetry and spoken word events in London this week | By Rachel Holdsworth
Freemen Of London Revealed In New Online Archive

Freemen Of London Revealed In New Online Archive

Browse the names of over half a million Londoners who were granted the privilege. | By Londonist
Santa's Lap: Victorian Trumps

Santa's Lap: Victorian Trumps

Another Londony gift suggestion. | By M@
Classical Preview: Yellow Lounge @ Old Vic Tunnels

Classical Preview: Yellow Lounge @ Old Vic Tunnels

The second instalment of yet another 'Classical club' night. But this one has big industry backing. | By TimW
New Artists Exhibition At 50 Berkeley Square

New Artists Exhibition At 50 Berkeley Square

Richie Culver, and Shorvon and Hunter exhibit in the famously haunted building. | By M@
Video: Farringdon Station's New Ticket Hall

Video: Farringdon Station's New Ticket Hall

Preview of the changes coming to Farringdon station. | By Dean Nicholas
Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

Windy wintry news. Wrap up warm now. | By SallyB2
This Week’s London Cabaret Zingers: 29 November-4 December 2011

This Week’s London Cabaret Zingers: 29 November-4 December 2011

Its cabaret Christmas all over London this week. | By Franco Milazzo
This Friday: Head to Richmond’s Victorian Evening

This Friday: Head to Richmond’s Victorian Evening

Richmond celebrates a traditional Victorian Christmas | By Zoe Craig
Dance Around London: December 2011

Dance Around London: December 2011

Four Nutcrackers to choose from plus some more savoury fare | By Londonist
Arts Ahead: What's On In London 29 November – 5 December

Arts Ahead: What's On In London 29 November – 5 December

Our pick of the best theatre, dance, opera, music and art shows opening this week | By Zoe Craig
Charles Dickens And The Supernatural @ British Library

Charles Dickens And The Supernatural @ British Library

The spookiest trip to the library since Ghostbusters. | By M@
Opera Review: Tosca @ Coliseum

Opera Review: Tosca @ Coliseum

Treat yourself this Christmas to Puccini's operatic masterpiece. | By Sam Smith
In Pictures: Deadmau5 Live @ Milbank Tower

In Pictures: Deadmau5 Live @ Milbank Tower

Photos from the Deadmau5 live 4D concert on Milbank Tower | By tikichris
Top 10 Peaceful Places In London

Top 10 Peaceful Places In London

Find peace and quiet in the city. | By Londonist
Listen Up! Music Interview: Pris

Listen Up! Music Interview: Pris

Feisty, sassy rock n roll is just what London needs in 2012. | By Dave Newbury
In Pictures: Gangway Collapses On HMS Belfast

In Pictures: Gangway Collapses On HMS Belfast

Part of the entrance walkway collapses into the Thames. | By M@
Campaign To Save Highgate Orchard

Campaign To Save Highgate Orchard

Important wildlife habitat under threat from development of St Joseph's church. | By Rachel Holdsworth
Win Tickets To Three Wine Men @ Lords

Win Tickets To Three Wine Men @ Lords

Taste wine, support a great water charity (sponsored competition) | Sponsor
Arrest Follows South London Tram Incident

Arrest Follows South London Tram Incident

'We will not tolerate racism in any form on the rail network,' say transport police. | By Londonist
Santa's Lap: London Tales

Santa's Lap: London Tales

100 London illustrations and stories from a new London publisher | By Lindsey
What's for Lunch? The Gilbert Scott, St Pancras Renaissance London Hotel

What's for Lunch? The Gilbert Scott, St Pancras Renaissance London Hotel

The Gilbert Scott's Express Lunch Menu makes lunch at this stunning restaurant speedy and more affordable. | By tikichris
A Look At LGBT Month And Pride House 2012

A Look At LGBT Month And Pride House 2012

Focusing on promoting the visibility and safety of LGBT people in sport. | By Lindsey
Unbuilt London: Tall Towers And Strange Skyscrapers

Unbuilt London: Tall Towers And Strange Skyscrapers

Paying tribute to the skyscrapers and towers that could have graced the London skyline. | By Dean Nicholas
Public Sector Strikes Tomorrow

Public Sector Strikes Tomorrow

Around two million workers nationwide expected to strike over proposed changes to their pensions. | By Rachel Holdsworth
Olympic Football Tournament Tickets On Sale Today

Olympic Football Tournament Tickets On Sale Today

Here we go, here we go, here we go... again | By Lindsey
Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

Monday's other stories, with good news for Peckham station and Leicester Square | By SallyB2
Seasonal Shopping 2011: Christmas Fairs And Markets

Seasonal Shopping 2011: Christmas Fairs And Markets

Special festive shopping events around London | By Londonist
Lit Preview: Julian Barnes

Lit Preview: Julian Barnes

The Booker Prize winner's only public event this year, in aid of Freedom from Torture. | By Rachel Holdsworth
Theatre Review: FairyTales For Grown Ups @ Soho Theatre

Theatre Review: FairyTales For Grown Ups @ Soho Theatre

Riveting entertainment with not a smutty gag in sight. | By Londonist
Free Ice Skating in The Scoop @ More London

Free Ice Skating in The Scoop @ More London

Free skating plus a Christmas Market in SE1 | By Zoe Craig
Music Choice: 28 November - 4 December

Music Choice: 28 November - 4 December

Gigs to go to this week | By Amanda
Listen Up! Music Interview: Rebecca Ferguson

Listen Up! Music Interview: Rebecca Ferguson

Liverpudlian X-Factor soul diva, Rebecca Ferguson, muses on her new status as a Londoner. | By Doron
Transport Fare Rises Set To Be Held Down

Transport Fare Rises Set To Be Held Down

Chancellor due to give TfL £130m to ease the pain. | By Rachel Holdsworth
Audio: London Maps: The Magical, The Methodical and the Multifaceted

Audio: London Maps: The Magical, The Methodical and the Multifaceted

Listen to three very different London mappers describe their work. | By M@
Week In Geek: 28 November-4 December 2011

Week In Geek: 28 November-4 December 2011

London events for people with curious minds. | By M@
BBC’s 'Biggest Ever Free Live Music Event' For Olympics

BBC’s 'Biggest Ever Free Live Music Event' For Olympics

Festival set for Hackney marshes. | By Londonist
Boris Johnson Booed By Tennis Fans, Boosted By GQ

Boris Johnson Booed By Tennis Fans, Boosted By GQ

Win some, lose some... | By Dean Nicholas
Olympics Could Get Own Spooks

Olympics Could Get Own Spooks

MI5 officers could be brought out of retirement for 2012 | By BethPH