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Do You Know About The Roman Girl Buried Beneath The Gherkin?

Do You Know About The Roman Girl Buried Beneath The Gherkin?

Human remains were found during its construction. | By Harry Rosehill
Dammit, We Wish Rose Matafeo Was Our Best Friend. We'd Never Stop Laughing

Dammit, We Wish Rose Matafeo Was Our Best Friend. We'd Never Stop Laughing

Effortlessly likable comedy. | By Will Noble ★★★★☆
An Anagram Quiz Of London Overground Stations: Part 2

An Anagram Quiz Of London Overground Stations: Part 2

The ginger line quiz returns. | By Laura Reynolds
This Chiswick Wall Has Been Beautified With Maps

This Chiswick Wall Has Been Beautified With Maps

Turnham Green turns mappy. | By M@
Get Free Tickets For This Awesome Food And Drink Festival

Get Free Tickets For This Awesome Food And Drink Festival

Top notch cuisine and quaffables. | Sponsor
How London Responded To The KFC Crisis

How London Responded To The KFC Crisis

A city brought to its knees. | By Will Noble
Time Portals, Temples And Trickery: This Is More Epic Than Your Average Escape Room

Time Portals, Temples And Trickery: This Is More Epic Than Your Average Escape Room

Taking London's obsession with escape rooms to the next level. | By Lydia Manch
Things To Do Today In London: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Things To Do Today In London: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Find out why the Eiffel Tower is so famous. | By Hari Mountford
London's Top 10 Burgers... Delivered To Your Door

London's Top 10 Burgers... Delivered To Your Door

The only thing better than eating one of these burgers? Not having to leave the house for it. | Sponsor
Where Are All The Blue Plaques For Women?
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Where Are All The Blue Plaques For Women?

Where's Judy Garland's blue plaque? | By Martin Latham
Ever Heard Of The Hanwell Asylum?

Ever Heard Of The Hanwell Asylum?

It still functions as a mental health hospital today. | By London Historians
Where To Be Welsh In London

Where To Be Welsh In London

From daffodils to craft beer. | By Will Noble
This Artist Created An Incredibly Detailed Hand-Drawn Middle Earth Map Of London

This Artist Created An Incredibly Detailed Hand-Drawn Middle Earth Map Of London

London, as if by Tolkien. | By Harry Rosehill
The Wizard-Headed News Lion Of Covent Garden

The Wizard-Headed News Lion Of Covent Garden

18th century social media. | By Londonist
Things To Do Today In London: Tuesday 20 February 2018

Things To Do Today In London: Tuesday 20 February 2018

A candlelit concert in a derelict asylum. | By Hari Mountford
The Best Dance Shows To See In London This Spring

The Best Dance Shows To See In London This Spring

A very special Swan Lake. | By Sam Smith
All Of London Will Be Reading This Novel

All Of London Will Be Reading This Novel

The Muse by Jessie Burton. | By M@
Things To Do This Weekend In London: 24-25 February 2018

Things To Do This Weekend In London: 24-25 February 2018

Sift through vinyl, sip craft beer or blag some free flowers. | By Kyra Hanson
Comedy Review: Ahir Shah's Control

Comedy Review: Ahir Shah's Control

It's Shahtime, baby. | By Lydia Manch ★★★★★
'Nazi' Dogs And Murdering Bricklayers: Where To Find London's Oddest Burial Sites

'Nazi' Dogs And Murdering Bricklayers: Where To Find London's Oddest Burial Sites

Secrets beneath the soil. | By Jane Murphy
The Oldest Map Of The World Is Right Here In London

The Oldest Map Of The World Is Right Here In London

The Babylonian A-Z. | By M@
A Riot Of Colour Has Come To South East London

A Riot Of Colour Has Come To South East London

A perfect one for children. | By Tabish Khan ★★★★☆
Things To Do Today In London: Monday 19 February 2018

Things To Do Today In London: Monday 19 February 2018

French food to Frankenstein. | By Hari Mountford
Best Of Londonist: 18 February 2018

Best Of Londonist: 18 February 2018

Catch up on what you missed this week. | By Kyra Hanson
Things To Do This Week In London: 19-25 February 2018

Things To Do This Week In London: 19-25 February 2018

Would you brave the cold to go on a speed date in a floating hot tub? | By Kyra Hanson
Free And Cheap Things To Do This Week In London: 19-25 February 2018

Free And Cheap Things To Do This Week In London: 19-25 February 2018

Brew the perfect cuppa in no time after attending a tea market. | By Kyra Hanson
London's Best Sushi... Delivered To Your Door

London's Best Sushi... Delivered To Your Door

Yours at the tap of a button. | Sponsor
Things To Do This Weekend In London: 17-18 February 2018

Things To Do This Weekend In London: 17-18 February 2018

Celebrate Chinese New Year or go hunting for ghostsigns. | By Kyra Hanson
Chimney Cakes: The Hungarian Dessert That Will Have You Salivating

Chimney Cakes: The Hungarian Dessert That Will Have You Salivating

We're in love. | By Lydia Manch
Carey Mulligan Triumphs In One-Woman Show

Carey Mulligan Triumphs In One-Woman Show

Starts out light-hearted, ends up anything but. | By Sam Smith ★★★★☆
The Gruesome Reason Why Newgate Prison Used To Be Known As 'Jack Ketch's Kitchen'

The Gruesome Reason Why Newgate Prison Used To Be Known As 'Jack Ketch's Kitchen'

Named after one of London's longest-serving executioners. | By London Historians
St James's Park, 300 Years Ago

St James's Park, 300 Years Ago

An historical view of the royal park. | By M@
A Poignant Portrayal Of Bittersweet Romance

A Poignant Portrayal Of Bittersweet Romance

The York Realist is a quietly heartbreaking affair. | By Neil Dowden ★★★★☆
Boxpark Wembley Is Happening

Boxpark Wembley Is Happening

27 independent food and drink shops. | By M@
This Italian Trattoria Is Doing Live Butchery While You Eat

This Italian Trattoria Is Doing Live Butchery While You Eat

A blissfully relaxed trattoria. | By Will Noble ★★★★☆
Five Months Of Disruption Coming To The Northern Line

Five Months Of Disruption Coming To The Northern Line

This'll be fun. | By Laura Reynolds
Things To Do Today In London: Friday 16 February 2018

Things To Do Today In London: Friday 16 February 2018

Head to a Valentine's-themed gallery late. | By Hari Mountford
How Long Does The Oyster Card Have Left?

How Long Does The Oyster Card Have Left?

The world is your... contactless bank card. | By Harry Rosehill
Inside The East End's Most Notorious Pub

Inside The East End's Most Notorious Pub

Pints with a side of gangster history. | By Will Noble
London's Best Gluten-Free Food... Delivered To Your Door

London's Best Gluten-Free Food... Delivered To Your Door

Gluten-free dining for delivery? Look no further... | Sponsor
 London Underground Named One Of The Most Important Projects Of The Past 200 Years

London Underground Named One Of The Most Important Projects Of The Past 200 Years

We couldn't agree more. | By City AM
Swings And Animal Explosions: London's Best Exhibitions To See Right Now

Swings And Animal Explosions: London's Best Exhibitions To See Right Now

The great and good of London's art scene. | By Tabish Khan
This Is Why You Should Definitely Visit Museum Of London Docklands

This Is Why You Should Definitely Visit Museum Of London Docklands

Oh, and it's completely free. | By Jordan Waite
There's A Winnie The Pooh Themed Afternoon Tea... But Not For Long

There's A Winnie The Pooh Themed Afternoon Tea... But Not For Long

In which we get ourselves into a spot of bother with some 'hunny'. | By Laura Reynolds ★★★☆☆
Things To Do Today In London: Thursday 15 February 2018

Things To Do Today In London: Thursday 15 February 2018

Vegan hot dogs anyone? | By Hari Mountford
Blue Cheese Naan And Smoked Aubergine Mathri: Vegetarian Dishes Steal The Show At Indian Accent

Blue Cheese Naan And Smoked Aubergine Mathri: Vegetarian Dishes Steal The Show At Indian Accent

Seriously swish but not that solemn. | By Lydia Manch ★★★★★
Hipster Fad Or Hottest Food Trend? Meet The Pragel

Hipster Fad Or Hottest Food Trend? Meet The Pragel

Half pretzel, half bagel, full-on fad? | By Robert Greene