December 2011

Top 10 Londonist Articles of 2011

Top 10 Londonist Articles of 2011

A list of the year's most popular posts | By BethPH
Comedy Preview: Sex Appeal @ Bloomsbury Theatre

Comedy Preview: Sex Appeal @ Bloomsbury Theatre

Fundraiser for sexual health charity Brook has a fantastic line-up. | By Rachel Holdsworth
Things To Do In London On The Cheap: 1-8 January

Things To Do In London On The Cheap: 1-8 January

Pom poms out for 2012 and frugal fun for all | By Lindsey
Tube Strikes On Hold

Tube Strikes On Hold

LU and Aslef reunite over the negotiating table. | By BethPH
Get Covered In Mud With Survival London @ Battersea Power Station

Get Covered In Mud With Survival London @ Battersea Power Station

Power through mud, water, ice, Walls, hay bales, monkey bars - and darkness | By Craigie_B
12 Predictions For London In 2012

12 Predictions For London In 2012

Mystic Matt peers into the future of London. | By M@
Top Five London Books Of 2011

Top Five London Books Of 2011

Our personal favourites from a bumper year. | By M@
Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

Thursday news. Because not all of London is on holiday. | By SallyB2
Buy Your Travelcard Before Prices Rise In January

Buy Your Travelcard Before Prices Rise In January

Fares go up by an average of 6% on Monday, so buy now to keep 2011 prices for a little bit longer. | By Rachel Holdsworth
Congolese Protesters Make Noise Outside PR Firm Offices

Congolese Protesters Make Noise Outside PR Firm Offices

The latest in a series of Congo-related protests in London. | By TimW
Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

A wee news round-up. Because we know that you've been too busy up the sales. | By SallyB2
Sense The City Photo Project: Final Shortlist Announced

Sense The City Photo Project: Final Shortlist Announced

A preview of the photos that will go on display at London Transport Museum | By Lindsey
Cycle Hire Record Broken On Christmas Day

Cycle Hire Record Broken On Christmas Day

A bumper day for the cycle hire scheme. | By M@
Fourteen Held Over Oxford Street Murder

Fourteen Held Over Oxford Street Murder

Man stabbed on busiest shopping day of the year. | By BethPH
Christmas Weekend Round-Up

Christmas Weekend Round-Up

What's been happening while you've been gently burping turkey. | By Rachel Holdsworth
A Wander Around Deserted Central London On Christmas Day

A Wander Around Deserted Central London On Christmas Day

A 6am tour reveals London without people. | By M@
Merry Christmas from Londonist

Merry Christmas from Londonist

And a pic of London's biggest Christmas pud. | By M@
Occupy Eviction Decision Postponed, But Are They Going Anyway?

Occupy Eviction Decision Postponed, But Are They Going Anyway?

St Paul's camp will be there until at least January and they're putting on a seasonal show. | By Rachel Holdsworth
4.2 Reasons To See Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy On Stage

4.2 Reasons To See Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy On Stage

Don't panic. There are still tickets... | By Franco Milazzo
Review: Bourgeois & Maurice - Fa La La La La @ Soho Theatre

Review: Bourgeois & Maurice - Fa La La La La @ Soho Theatre

Deck the halls with human folly and laugh your face off | By Lindsey
Hammersmith Flyover Closed Due To "Serious Defect"

Hammersmith Flyover Closed Due To "Serious Defect"

Detailed assessment of structure underway. | By Dean Nicholas
Win A £50 iTunes Voucher With Great British Chefs Feastive App

Win A £50 iTunes Voucher With Great British Chefs Feastive App

Or just enjoy the many excellent recipes on this special app. (Sponsored post) | Sponsor
The Friday Photos: Motorbikes & Bikers

The Friday Photos: Motorbikes & Bikers

Bus lanes welcome motorbikes from January | By Lindsey
Santa's Lap: The Naked Cabbie Calendar

Santa's Lap: The Naked Cabbie Calendar

Not exactly Les Dieux du Stade but only £3 | By Lindsey
Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

There was a beautiful sunset over Kensington Gardens today | By Lindsey
London Stuff Open On Christmas Day

London Stuff Open On Christmas Day

Enjoy Christmas with Dickens, or wander the streets at 6am. | By M@
Dance Around London: January 2012

Dance Around London: January 2012

Shake off the Christmas stodge with new dance, tragedy, razzmatazz, tango and men in motion | By Lindsey
Tube Strike To Go Ahead

Tube Strike To Go Ahead

Serious disruption scheduled for Christmas transport. | By BethPH
Preview: Florence + The Machine To Play Harrods' Sale

Preview: Florence + The Machine To Play Harrods' Sale

Live 'Ceremonials' at Door 5 | By Lindsey
Preview: Hofesh Schechter & Anthony Gormley @ Barbican Centre

Preview: Hofesh Schechter & Anthony Gormley @ Barbican Centre

Choreographer, Schechter ditches dance for music and is interrupted by Gormley | By Jemma
Quidditch At The London 2012 Olympics?

Quidditch At The London 2012 Olympics?

Brooms up! | By M@
TONIGHT: Christmas Coup Special - Russian Art In E8

TONIGHT: Christmas Coup Special - Russian Art In E8

One more pop-up before Christmas | By Lindsey
Rioters Named By Met

Rioters Named By Met

Photos, conviction details posted online | By BethPH
Should The Hunterian Museum's Giant Skeleton Be Buried At Sea?

Should The Hunterian Museum's Giant Skeleton Be Buried At Sea?

Calls for the last wishes of Charles Byrne to be honoured, 230 years after his death. | By M@
Get The Gin Lane Gazette Printed

Get The Gin Lane Gazette Printed

Collaborative publishers Unbound are waiting to see if there's interest in a Georgian tabloid. | By Rachel Holdsworth
Parliamentary Report Into Summer Riots Followed By Met Raids

Parliamentary Report Into Summer Riots Followed By Met Raids

Police raid 100 homes after their political masters produce damning report. | By TimW
Video: The New London Bridge Station

Video: The New London Bridge Station

Fly-through of how the station will look in 2018. | By Dean Nicholas
Books Roundup: Tubes, More Tubes, Olympic History And Hotel History

Books Roundup: Tubes, More Tubes, Olympic History And Hotel History

Four recent books we've been meaning to review. | By M@
Christmas Shopping At London Transport Museum Shop, Part 2

Christmas Shopping At London Transport Museum Shop, Part 2

More gift ideas from the Covent Garden shop and online store. (Sponsored post) | Sponsor
Woolwich Foot Tunnel Reopens After Revamp

Woolwich Foot Tunnel Reopens After Revamp

Stand beneath the Thames once again. | By M@
Santa's Lap: Christmas Gift Memberships

Santa's Lap: Christmas Gift Memberships

Make someone happy and support London's cultural organisations | By Lindsey
Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

And the rest of the day's news. | By M@
Arts Ahead: What’s On In London 20-26 December

Arts Ahead: What’s On In London 20-26 December

We bring you the week's cultural highlights, for the last time this year... | By Zoe Craig
Dining Beyond Zone 1: The Hideaway

Dining Beyond Zone 1: The Hideaway

Music and munchies in a venue that really lives up to its name... | By Ben Norum
Barbara Hepworth Sculpture Stolen From Dulwich Park

Barbara Hepworth Sculpture Stolen From Dulwich Park

The latest in a string of metal thefts. | By M@
Review – The Colour of Nonsense by Forkbeard Fantasy

Review – The Colour of Nonsense by Forkbeard Fantasy

Saved by a parrot and a fly. | By helenbabbs
Occupy London Gain Fourth Site: Old Street Magistrate's Court

Occupy London Gain Fourth Site: Old Street Magistrate's Court

Taking over the city, one building at a time. | By M@
Tree Artwork For Olympic Park

Tree Artwork For Olympic Park

Bumper round-up of Olympic news for 20/12. | By Dean Nicholas