January 2013

Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

A seal has been spotted in Greenwich. But which Seal? | By Rachel Holdsworth
Ticket Alert: Muse, The Who, Ian Anderson, Foals And More

Ticket Alert: Muse, The Who, Ian Anderson, Foals And More

There's a definite rock theme to the London gigs on sale this week. | By johnmcga
London Food & Drink News: 31 January

London Food & Drink News: 31 January

A dog cafe in Brixton, rum fun and some amazing food-based puns. | By Dean Nicholas
Alter Ego Finals @ Hackney Empire

Alter Ego Finals @ Hackney Empire

Hackney's event sees nine acts from the brim full borough of talent compete for first place. | By BelindaL
Lewisham Hospital A&E And Maternity To Be Downgraded

Lewisham Hospital A&E And Maternity To Be Downgraded

Whittington and Romford hospitals also cutting back. | By Rachel Holdsworth
Sherlock Holmes In Sci-Fi And Fantasy

Sherlock Holmes In Sci-Fi And Fantasy

To boldly go where no elementary Martians have battled dinosaurs, my dear Watson. | By M@
Introducing Appfly: Super Agile Web & App Development

Introducing Appfly: Super Agile Web & App Development

Meet the development team behind Londonist and try and catch the fly (sponsored post). | Sponsor
A Guide To Watching Super Bowl XLVII In London

A Guide To Watching Super Bowl XLVII In London

Want to watch the Super Bowl but don't know where? Look no further than our handy guide. | By Andy Thornley
Last Day For The London Dungeon

Last Day For The London Dungeon

Popular attraction moving to County Hall. | By Dean Nicholas
Mayor's Question Time: Pigs And Austen Edition

Mayor's Question Time: Pigs And Austen Edition

The usual insults traded at City Hall. | By Rachel Holdsworth
The Sun Backs Sports Legacy Campaign: What's In It For London?

The Sun Backs Sports Legacy Campaign: What's In It For London?

The Sun has put its weight behind a major new sports participation campaign. | By Craigie_B
Things To Do In London Today: 31 January 2013

Things To Do In London Today: 31 January 2013

Free gigs, monsters in a pub and a chance to make the world a better place. | By M@
Extra, Extra: The News In Related Couplets Edition

Extra, Extra: The News In Related Couplets Edition

The rest of the day's news. | By M@
Video: A Race Around The Overground

Video: A Race Around The Overground

Clockwise or anticlockwise? That is the question. | By M@
Comedy Review: Daniel Simonsen @ Soho Theatre

Comedy Review: Daniel Simonsen @ Soho Theatre

Deadpan Norwegian giggles. | By Rachel Holdsworth
Preview: Shhh Festival Of Quiet Music

Preview: Shhh Festival Of Quiet Music

Possibly not one for Metallica fans. | By M@
London Book And Poetry Events: 30 January-5 February

London Book And Poetry Events: 30 January-5 February

Joe Dunthorne, Boris Akunin, Samantha Harvey, Kat Francois and more. | By Rachel Holdsworth
Preview: Snowdrop Days @ Chelsea Physic Garden

Preview: Snowdrop Days @ Chelsea Physic Garden

Glade In Chelsea. | By Zoe Craig
Spot The London Locations In New Folk Music Video

Spot The London Locations In New Folk Music Video

London is the backdrop to Sam Lee's atmospheric film for 'Good Bye My Darling'. | By TimW
How To Party Rio Carnival Style In London

How To Party Rio Carnival Style In London

Caipirinhas, capoeira, samba, batucada drummers, Bahia beats and Brazilian treats. | By Lindsey
Art Review: Light Show @ Hayward Gallery

Art Review: Light Show @ Hayward Gallery

Prepare to be dazzled. | By Tabish Khan
Things To Do In London Today: 30 January 2013

Things To Do In London Today: 30 January 2013

Zombies, Boris, Spin Doctors and medicine. | By M@
Festival Alert: I’ll Be Your Mirror @ Alexandra Palace

Festival Alert: I’ll Be Your Mirror @ Alexandra Palace

American cult icons Yeah Yeah Yeahs and Grizzly Bear headline. | By Dave Newbury
Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

The rest of the day's news. | By M@
Camden Crawl Moves To October

Camden Crawl Moves To October

The Camden Crawl moves from May to brighten up October. | By Dave Newbury
What’s On In London Theatre: 29 January – 4 February

What’s On In London Theatre: 29 January – 4 February

Our pick of London’s best theatre, dance and opera opening this week. | By Zoe Craig
Londonist Underground: Funnel Of Tunnels

Londonist Underground: Funnel Of Tunnels

A selection of passages from beneath the capital. | By M@
Preview: The Barbican Classical Music Season 2013-14

Preview: The Barbican Classical Music Season 2013-14

The classics come to the City of London. | By Londonist
Where To Play Sport In London: Part I

Where To Play Sport In London: Part I

Ice climbing, ice skating, ice hockey, indoor cricket, indoor football, inline skating and Iyengar yoga. | By Sam Parton
Alternative Tube Maps: Straight Lines And Circles

Alternative Tube Maps: Straight Lines And Circles

The curviest Tube map yet, with a soft, roundel centre. | By M@
London Valentine's Day Events That (Probably) Don't Suck

London Valentine's Day Events That (Probably) Don't Suck

Please don't blame us if some of them do. Lots of love x | By Lindsey
Congestion Charge Changes Could End Green Discounts

Congestion Charge Changes Could End Green Discounts

Hybrids and diesel vehicles could lose their c-charge exemption. | By BethPH
Borough Market Launches New Interactive Map

Borough Market Launches New Interactive Map

Pinpoint traders from your phone. | By Rachel Holdsworth
Things To Do In London Today: 29 January 2013

Things To Do In London Today: 29 January 2013

Alternative quiz, cycling party, have a sing, and nude yellow figures in Stratford. | By M@
Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

The rest of today's London news. | By Lindsey
Theatre Review: The Turn Of The Screw @ Almeida Theatre

Theatre Review: The Turn Of The Screw @ Almeida Theatre

The story had held us, round the stage, sufficiently breathless, but it was ultimately forgettable. | By Londonist
Londonist Underground: iPod People

Londonist Underground: iPod People

Feel familiar? | By M@
Lambeth Lib Dems Call For South London Monorail

Lambeth Lib Dems Call For South London Monorail

Will a monorail link Waterloo and Battersea? Er, probably not. | By Dean Nicholas
Art Review: Fallen Fruit From Frisland @ Victoria Miro

Art Review: Fallen Fruit From Frisland @ Victoria Miro

An indoor tsunami and bright landscapes in this illusory exhibition. | By Tabish Khan
'Lucrative' Litter Fines Criticised

'Lucrative' Litter Fines Criticised

Private firms issuing tickets highlighted in BBC investigation. | By BethPH
Week In Geek: 28 January-3 February 2013

Week In Geek: 28 January-3 February 2013

London events for people with curious minds. | By M@
Monday Miscellanea

Monday Miscellanea

More London-oriented trivia for a Monday morning. | By Dave Haste
Things To Do In London Today: 28 January 2013

Things To Do In London Today: 28 January 2013

Aussie skating, genetics, remembering the Beveridge Report and baking. | By M@
Weekend Round-Up

Weekend Round-Up

News from around town this weekend. | By Rachel Holdsworth
Art Review: Amongst Heroes @ Two Temple Place

Art Review: Amongst Heroes @ Two Temple Place

Impressive paintings of Cornish life within a Victorian mansion | By Tabish Khan
Sunday Seasoning #146

Sunday Seasoning #146

The remnants of snowmen on Tooting Bec common. | By Dave Haste
The Londonist Alphabet Game: Silly Things To Do In The Snow

The Londonist Alphabet Game: Silly Things To Do In The Snow

Booting a ball boy, anyone? | By M@
Free & Cheap London Events: 28 January - 3 February

Free & Cheap London Events: 28 January - 3 February

Monsters, debates, queer film, live art, news and wonder. | By Lindsey