April 2016

Bishopsgate Development Gets Green Light Despite Court Battle

Bishopsgate Development Gets Green Light Despite Court Battle

Campaigners fail to persuade judge to overturn Boris Johnson decision. | By M@
World's First Time-Travel Agency Opens In Dulwich

World's First Time-Travel Agency Opens In Dulwich

See how the area used to be. | By Laura Reynolds
Is This London's Oldest Coffee Shop?

Is This London's Oldest Coffee Shop?

Supping in Soho. | By Victoria Thomas
Top 10 Art Exhibitions To See In May 2016

Top 10 Art Exhibitions To See In May 2016

From Jeff Koons to the Pre-Raphaelites. | By Londonist
Why Is There A Tube Train Inside An Aldgate Office?

Why Is There A Tube Train Inside An Aldgate Office?

London's coolest waiting room? | By M@
Where To Eat And Drink In... London Fields

Where To Eat And Drink In... London Fields

Lobster benedict to Vietnamese coffee. | By Lydia Manch
Where To Take Geeky Kids In London

Where To Take Geeky Kids In London

Adventures in town for budding Einsteins, Lovelaces and Brunels. | By Lettie Mckie
A Fond Farewell To Upton Park

A Fond Farewell To Upton Park

West Ham set to move after 112 years. | By Joe England
Things To Do In London This Weekend: 30 April-2 May 2016

Things To Do In London This Weekend: 30 April-2 May 2016

May Day or Doctor Who, cake or canals? | By Londonist
London News Roundup: London's Got The Measles

London News Roundup: London's Got The Measles

Health chiefs declare outbreak. | By Londonist Staff
Dip Into Roman London This Weekend With A Tour Of Hidden Ruins

Dip Into Roman London This Weekend With A Tour Of Hidden Ruins

See the ancient bath house hiding beneath the City. | By M@
Review: Shakespeare’s Daughter Stars In Jacobean Sex Scandal

Review: Shakespeare’s Daughter Stars In Jacobean Sex Scandal

Peter Whelan's The Herbal Bed. | By Neil Dowden ★★★★☆
There's A Kickstarter To Replace Tube Station Ads With Pictures Of Cats

There's A Kickstarter To Replace Tube Station Ads With Pictures Of Cats

Actually a thing. | By Rachel Holdsworth
Queen Elizabeth II Is "Still Rocking Bitches"

Queen Elizabeth II Is "Still Rocking Bitches"

Shoreditch street art celebrates ma'am's 90th. | By Londonist Staff
Weekend Walks: Lea Valley Walk

Weekend Walks: Lea Valley Walk

From Bow to Waltham Cross. | By Nick Young
11 Secrets Of Covent Garden

11 Secrets Of Covent Garden

Including why Seven Dials was nearly Six Dials. | By Laura Reynolds
Anyone For Taxidermy-Themed Cocktails?

Anyone For Taxidermy-Themed Cocktails?

No, we're not sure either. | By Laura Reynolds
Video: How Good Is The East-West Cycle Superhighway?

Video: How Good Is The East-West Cycle Superhighway?

We ride it to find out. | By Londonist Staff
Work Begins To Redevelop The South Bank's Shell Centre

Work Begins To Redevelop The South Bank's Shell Centre

New homes, offices, cafes, square. | By M@
Sadiq Khan: "Londoners Think All Mayors Can Do Is Act A Buffoon"

Sadiq Khan: "Londoners Think All Mayors Can Do Is Act A Buffoon"

We talk to Labour's man who wants to be mayor. | By Rachel Holdsworth
Dive Into The European Aquatics Championships This May

Dive Into The European Aquatics Championships This May

At the stunning London Aquatics Centre. | Sponsor
2 London Museums In David Vs Goliath Fight For Prize

2 London Museums In David Vs Goliath Fight For Prize

Ever been to Bethlem Museum of the Mind? | By Londonist Staff
Incredible Map Of London Goes On Show

Incredible Map Of London Goes On Show

Examine the hand-drawn detail close-up. | By M@
Things To Do In London Today: Friday 29 April 2016

Things To Do In London Today: Friday 29 April 2016

Discover Camberwell's freedom fighters. | By Londonist
London News Roundup: Senior Green Party Candidates Monitored By Anti-Extremism Police

London News Roundup: Senior Green Party Candidates Monitored By Anti-Extremism Police

Including mayoral candidate Sian Berry. | By Londonist Staff
Fancy A Baileys Freakshake? Make These Delicious Coffee Creations At Home

Fancy A Baileys Freakshake? Make These Delicious Coffee Creations At Home

From The Salted Caramel Flat White Martini to The Full Minty. | Sponsor
7 Amazing Facts About London's Roundabouts

7 Amazing Facts About London's Roundabouts

Including the one that had a stable underneath it. | By Will Noble
Punk And Poetry Come To Portobello For Bank Holiday Weekend

Punk And Poetry Come To Portobello For Bank Holiday Weekend

Portobello Live! is back. | By Laura Reynolds
Twitter Reacts To Ken Livingstone Suspension

Twitter Reacts To Ken Livingstone Suspension

Former mayor overshadows Ed Balls Day. | By Londonist Staff
How London's Hills Got Their Names

How London's Hills Got Their Names

Where was the drunkard's hill? | By M@
The 10 Best Home Delivery Restaurants In South London

The 10 Best Home Delivery Restaurants In South London

Get them with Deliveroo. | Sponsor
London's Best Greek Restaurants

London's Best Greek Restaurants

Get us to the Greek. | By Helen Graves
Review: Show Boat Sails Into London, Packed With Polish And Pizzazz

Review: Show Boat Sails Into London, Packed With Polish And Pizzazz

Old Man River like you've never heard it before. | By Johnny Fox ★★★★☆
Where Has London's Population Increase Come From?

Where Has London's Population Increase Come From?

Taking a look at migration. | By Rachel Holdsworth
KERB Street Food Market Returns With Spiciest Line Up Yet

KERB Street Food Market Returns With Spiciest Line Up Yet

Time to put some hot things in your mouth. | By Helen Graves
4-Star European Hotels Are Cheaper Than Renting In London

4-Star European Hotels Are Cheaper Than Renting In London

Get your bed made every night. | By Londonist Staff
Have You Seen This Rolling Stones Map Of London?

Have You Seen This Rolling Stones Map Of London?

Mick, Keef and co's lives documented. | By Londonist Staff
Which Mayoral Candidate Should You Vote For?

Which Mayoral Candidate Should You Vote For?

Answer questions and find out who's your closest fit. | By Londonist Staff
Things To Do In London Today: Thursday 28 April 2016

Things To Do In London Today: Thursday 28 April 2016

Travel back to the 60s or the age of steam. | By Londonist
London News Roundup: How Uber Conquered Our City

London News Roundup: How Uber Conquered Our City

"Yo London, I'm here". | By Londonist Staff
Prepare For Serious Nostalgia At This Quentin Blake Gallery

Prepare For Serious Nostalgia At This Quentin Blake Gallery

New space dedicated to illustrator's work. | By Tabish Khan
Video: What Are London's Cycle Superhighways?

Video: What Are London's Cycle Superhighways?

And how many actually exist? | By Geoff Marshall
Medieval Or Tudor?: How To Tell Which Era London's Buildings Are From

Medieval Or Tudor?: How To Tell Which Era London's Buildings Are From

And look very clever in the process. | By Laurence Scales
London Renters Shame Landlords On Social Media

London Renters Shame Landlords On Social Media

Fury over 'rip-off' costs. | By James Drury
Quiz: How Much Of A Transport Nerd Are You?

Quiz: How Much Of A Transport Nerd Are You?

Settle the matter once and for all. | By Geoff Marshall
Would Bowie And Rickman Have Stood A Chance In Today's London?
Opinion

Would Bowie And Rickman Have Stood A Chance In Today's London?

Or is working class arts dying out altogether? | By Londonist
World's Largest Negroni Bar To Open In London

World's Largest Negroni Bar To Open In London

Gin+vermouth+Campari=yes please. | By Helen Graves
London's Unusual Tube Roundels

London's Unusual Tube Roundels

Pimp my signage. | By M@