October 2013

Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

Today's news, including a very expensive toilet. | By Rachel Holdsworth
Still Waiting For Answers Over North West London Hospitals

Still Waiting For Answers Over North West London Hospitals

Ealing and Charing Cross to get "different" A&Es. | By Rachel Holdsworth
London Food And Drinks News: 31 October 2013

London Food And Drinks News: 31 October 2013

Inside this week: local restaurants, pigs blood, chillies and gin. | By Ben Norum
American Pop Trio Sir Sly Return To London

American Pop Trio Sir Sly Return To London

Sir Sly take the Londonist Q+A ahead of Lexington gig. | By Doron
Deptford Housing Go-Ahead To Be Decided By Mayor

Deptford Housing Go-Ahead To Be Decided By Mayor

£1 billion Convoy's Wharf scheme called in. | By M@
A Fitting Send-Off For Non-Believers

A Fitting Send-Off For Non-Believers

Highly acclaimed musical exploration of death at Cadogan Hall. | By caroliner
Surfs Up: London Surf Film Festival

Surfs Up: London Surf Film Festival

Surf on over to Riverside Studios | By Tiffany Pritchard
The Scottsboro Boys Is Damn Near Perfect

The Scottsboro Boys Is Damn Near Perfect

Kander and Ebb’s final musical has all the force of a runaway train. | By Stuart Black
Artists Anonymous Turn Berloni Gallery Into An Unnerving House

Artists Anonymous Turn Berloni Gallery Into An Unnerving House

Wander through a creepy house and ponder the sinister secrets it hides. | By Tabish Khan
Bid Farewell To Your Free Time: Look For Longer 2 Is Here

Bid Farewell To Your Free Time: Look For Longer 2 Is Here

Decipher visual clues to reveal tube stations. | By Rachel Holdsworth
The Lost Lectures Return, With Ruby Wax In A Boxing Ring

The Lost Lectures Return, With Ruby Wax In A Boxing Ring

Plus a pickpocket, feminist, neuroscientist, and cat cafe owner. | By M@
Sample New Music: Space Fight & BBC Symphony Orchestra

Sample New Music: Space Fight & BBC Symphony Orchestra

New music to try this month. | By Lindsey
Things To Do In London Today: Thursday 31 October 2013

Things To Do In London Today: Thursday 31 October 2013

The only day of the year you'll find Dracula in Tooting. | By Londonist
Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

The rest of the day's London news. | By M@
Top London Dates: Flying Sparks, Snazzy Jazz & Vintage

Top London Dates: Flying Sparks, Snazzy Jazz & Vintage

Do something fun with someone new. | By Lindsey
London Book And Poetry Events: 31 October-6 November

London Book And Poetry Events: 31 October-6 November

Ian Rankin, Jo Shapcott, Hollie McNish and Sappho. | By Rachel Holdsworth
Walthamstow Pie And Mash Shop Gets Listed Status

Walthamstow Pie And Mash Shop Gets Listed Status

L Manze recognised for 1920s decor. | By M@
London Celebrates Day Of The Dead 2013

London Celebrates Day Of The Dead 2013

Parties, supper clubs and screenings around the capital. | By Ruth Hargreaves
What Does Your Music Smell Like? Strings In The Pub - The Verdict

What Does Your Music Smell Like? Strings In The Pub - The Verdict

Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment play the Monarch, Camden. | By Lindsey
New Writing On The Radar At Bush Theatre

New Writing On The Radar At Bush Theatre

Inspiring shows and works in progress. | By Lindsey
Get Companies To Sponsor Tube Station Upgrades, Says Report

Get Companies To Sponsor Tube Station Upgrades, Says Report

Assembly Tories very keen on sponsorship. | By Rachel Holdsworth
Secrets Of The Jubilee Line

Secrets Of The Jubilee Line

Secret doors, hidden cinema and pointless waiting room. | By Geoff Marshall
Shake Your Bones @Boxpark's Halloween Party

Shake Your Bones @Boxpark's Halloween Party

Pumpkin carving, face painting and bone shaking in Shoreditch. | Sponsor
What's The Best Pub Along The Thames?

What's The Best Pub Along The Thames?

Vote, then join us on the pub crawl. | By M@
Things To Do In London Today: Wednesday 30 October 2013

Things To Do In London Today: Wednesday 30 October 2013

Jewish film, Finnish music and French language today in London. | By Londonist
Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

The rest of the day's London news. | By M@
'Exceptional' Roman Eagle Sculpture Discovered In London

'Exceptional' Roman Eagle Sculpture Discovered In London

Goes on show at Museum of London. | By M@
Seasonal Skating: London Winter Ice-Rink Round-Up 2013

Seasonal Skating: London Winter Ice-Rink Round-Up 2013

Get your skates on. | By Rachel2 Holdsworth
Immersive Theatre And Film At The Cinema Museum

Immersive Theatre And Film At The Cinema Museum

Enter a haunted cinema, become part of the story. | By Sarah Stewart
London's Pulse: Browse The Capital's Historical Health Records

London's Pulse: Browse The Capital's Historical Health Records

Wellcome Library's new searchable database. | By M@
Halloween: London's Spookiest Streets

Halloween: London's Spookiest Streets

From Bleeding Heart Yard to Kensington Gore. | By M@
London Jazz Festival 2013: Mapped

London Jazz Festival 2013: Mapped

Jazz in concert halls, churches, pubs and museums. | By TimW
Google Street View Takes To The River Thames

Google Street View Takes To The River Thames

Sail the digital river from Richmond to Woolwich. | By M@
Fossil Free Europe Tour: Speakers, Music And Maths

Fossil Free Europe Tour: Speakers, Music And Maths

Climate crisis activism at the Troxy. | Sponsor
Southwark Council House Sell-Off Sparks Protests

Southwark Council House Sell-Off Sparks Protests

Housing group protests over sale. | By BethPH
Action Needed On Bus Overcrowding Says London Assembly

Action Needed On Bus Overcrowding Says London Assembly

Report highlights rising passenger numbers. | By Rachel Holdsworth
Things To Do In London Today: Tuesday 29 October 2013

Things To Do In London Today: Tuesday 29 October 2013

Satire, generosity and imagination. | By Londonist
Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

Today's London news, mostly not storm-related. | By Rachel Holdsworth
Hoxton Hall 150th Anniversary Season: Variety & Vintage

Hoxton Hall 150th Anniversary Season: Variety & Vintage

Let's get the place restored. | By Lindsey
Euston Road Closes Because Of Suspicious Package

Euston Road Closes Because Of Suspicious Package

Bomb disposal robot sighted. | By Rachel Holdsworth
In Pictures: London Comic Con Cosplayers At ExCel

In Pictures: London Comic Con Cosplayers At ExCel

But can you help identify the characters? | By Lindsey
Pantomime Meets Classical Ballet In The Nutcracker On Ice

Pantomime Meets Classical Ballet In The Nutcracker On Ice

Keith Chegwin stars in this ice-skating version of the Christmas classic. | By Laura Dodge
Our Ajax: Trauma On The Frontlines

Our Ajax: Trauma On The Frontlines

Modern military psychology in a classic setting, at Southwark Playhouse. | Sponsor
UK Storm: The London Damage

UK Storm: The London Damage

People hurt, trees down and a gas explosion. | By Rachel Holdsworth
Tower Of London Ravens Killed By Fox

Tower Of London Ravens Killed By Fox

Two birds taken in vulpine attack. | By M@
Storm Warning: London Public Transport

Storm Warning: London Public Transport

Expect a difficult morning commute. | By Rachel Holdsworth
Kristin Hersh Talks In Depth Ahead Of London Show

Kristin Hersh Talks In Depth Ahead Of London Show

New Throwing Muses album launches at Rough Trade East tonight. | By Doron
Monday Miscellanea

Monday Miscellanea

More London-oriented trivia for a Monday morning. | By Dave Haste