July 2013

Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

The rest of the day's news, including the loss of a favourite southeast London pub. | By Dean Nicholas
Outdoor Performances Hit The Streets Of London Bridge

Outdoor Performances Hit The Streets Of London Bridge

London Bridge Live Arts. | By Ruth Hargreaves
How The London Boroughs Got Their Names

How The London Boroughs Got Their Names

A borough named after sheep? | By M@
High Court Overturns Decision To Downgrade Lewisham Hospital

High Court Overturns Decision To Downgrade Lewisham Hospital

Judge rules Jeremy Hunt acted outside his powers. | By Rachel Holdsworth
London Book And Poetry Events: 1-7 August

London Book And Poetry Events: 1-7 August

Catherine O'Flynn, Rebecca Donovan and hip-hop poetry. | By Rachel Holdsworth
Where Are The Best Pubs In Queen's Park And Kilburn?

Where Are The Best Pubs In Queen's Park And Kilburn?

Part Q of our epic pub crawl. | By M@
Things To Do In London Today: Wednesday 31 July 2013

Things To Do In London Today: Wednesday 31 July 2013

Erotic stories, classic cars and late night science. | By Londonist
Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

The rest of the day's London news. | By M@
London Dating: This Week's Best Dates

London Dating: This Week's Best Dates

Art & time, outdoor film, fringe fun, walks and Ping! | By Londonist
Inkling Sketch Summer In London Competition: Winners & Favourites

Inkling Sketch Summer In London Competition: Winners & Favourites

Some brilliant creative submissions. | By Londonist
London Rental Standard Launched

London Rental Standard Launched

City Hall's voluntary scheme for private landlords. | By Rachel Holdsworth
Brompton Road Tube Station For Sale

Brompton Road Tube Station For Sale

Ghost station yours for only £20m. | By Dean Nicholas
London's Statues Caged!

London's Statues Caged!

Someone's ensnaring our sculptures. | By M@
Great British Beer Festival vs London Craft Beer Festival

Great British Beer Festival vs London Craft Beer Festival

A tale of two beer festivals. | By Dave Haste
New Bar: eSports @ Meltdown

New Bar: eSports @ Meltdown

Magic, monsters and tanks with your pint, sir? | By Chris Lockie
New Shipping Container Lands @Boxpark #BOMBTHEBOX

New Shipping Container Lands @Boxpark #BOMBTHEBOX

6 graffiti crews, 6 countries, 6 dates. | Sponsor
Let's End Sexual Harassment On London Transport

Let's End Sexual Harassment On London Transport

Police initiative Project Guardian trains officers in women's reality. | By Rachel Holdsworth
Things To Do In London Today: Tuesday 30 July 2013

Things To Do In London Today: Tuesday 30 July 2013

Happy birthday Boris Bikes. | By Londonist
Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

The rest of the day's London news. | By M@
Double Bill: Dream Pill And Little On The Inside At Almeida

Double Bill: Dream Pill And Little On The Inside At Almeida

Powerful stuff. | By Tiffany Pritchard
London Beyond Sight: A Wonderful Audio Guide To London

London Beyond Sight: A Wonderful Audio Guide To London

Resource for the blind has wide appeal. | By M@
Rethinking The Racist Vans

Rethinking The Racist Vans

Why not use them to make us all feel lovely? | By Jonn
70x70: Seventy Films To Celebrate Iain Sinclair's 70th Birthday

70x70: Seventy Films To Celebrate Iain Sinclair's 70th Birthday

Don't expect any Spielberg. | By M@
The Future Is Here And It's At Design Museum

The Future Is Here And It's At Design Museum

A 3D printing revolution? | By Tabish Khan
Criticism Mounts Over 'Go Home' Campaign

Criticism Mounts Over 'Go Home' Campaign

Adverts dubbed 'stupid and offensive'. | By BethPH
Free Festival Of Walking Launches This Week

Free Festival Of Walking Launches This Week

Explore Smithfield, Clerkenwell and Islington. | By M@
Bill Murray All Nighter At The Prince Charles Cinema

Bill Murray All Nighter At The Prince Charles Cinema

Six films for a Murray marathon. | By Rachel Holdsworth
Things To Do In London Today: Monday 29 July 2013

Things To Do In London Today: Monday 29 July 2013

Dance like Beyonce and visit a war museum. | By Londonist
Weekend Round-Up

Weekend Round-Up

News, including Anniversary Games, Moorgate memorial and winery. | By Rachel Holdsworth
Sunday Seasoning #166

Sunday Seasoning #166

A beautiful summer sunset. | By Lindsey
Free & Cheap London Events: 29 July-4 August 2013

Free & Cheap London Events: 29 July-4 August 2013

Crafty video-games, good sleep, and Bob the cat. | By Ruth Hargreaves
The Fourth Plinth, Stupid Events & Newham's Street Names

The Fourth Plinth, Stupid Events & Newham's Street Names

What did you miss on Londonist last week? | By Lindsey
Comedy Picks: Fringes, Nina Conti And Celia Pacquola

Comedy Picks: Fringes, Nina Conti And Celia Pacquola

Laughter recommended. | By Rachel Holdsworth
Wag The Musical: An Iceberg Of Terrible

Wag The Musical: An Iceberg Of Terrible

A desperate and depressingly unfunny musical. | By Stuart Black
The London 2012 Olympic Opening Ceremony: One Year On

The London 2012 Olympic Opening Ceremony: One Year On

A performer's memories. | By Londonist
Things To Do In London This Weekend: 27-28 July 2013

Things To Do In London This Weekend: 27-28 July 2013

J-culture, fringe, festivals, jazz, cider and the Brixton Bolt. | By Londonist
Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

"Hello? Home Office? Can I have a lift?" | By Rachel Holdsworth
Crystal Palace Could Be Rebuilt By Chinese Developers

Crystal Palace Could Be Rebuilt By Chinese Developers

Paxton's palace to rise again? | By Zoe Craig
Heads Up: Tête à Tête Opera Festival Returns To Richmond

Heads Up: Tête à Tête Opera Festival Returns To Richmond

Showcasing more than 30 new opera shows over three weeks. | By Zoe Craig
South-West London TV Launches On YouTube

South-West London TV Launches On YouTube

Short vids of news and features. | By M@
Nina Conti: Funny, Frank, Filthy Ventriloquism

Nina Conti: Funny, Frank, Filthy Ventriloquism

New run of Dolly Mixtures at Soho Theatre. | By Rachel Holdsworth
The Friday Photos: London's Georges

The Friday Photos: London's Georges

Kings, saints, singers and hippos | By Zoe Craig
Banksy's No Ball Games Mural Removed From Tottenham

Banksy's No Ball Games Mural Removed From Tottenham

Artwork will be restored and sold in 2014. | By Zoe Craig
Take A Bullshit London Tour

Take A Bullshit London Tour

You can't spell 'mendacity' without 'city'. | By M@
Giant Indoor Snow Centre Planned For Stratford

Giant Indoor Snow Centre Planned For Stratford

Centre could be ready to open in 2015. | By Zoe Craig
The Next Stop Is... Blood Transfusion Centre

The Next Stop Is... Blood Transfusion Centre

Vamping it up. | By Jonn
Things To Do In London Today: Friday 26 July 2013

Things To Do In London Today: Friday 26 July 2013

Postcards, rollerskating and Italy in London. | By Londonist
Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

Crossrail, cardboard tube, Canary Wharf tower. | By Rachel Holdsworth