Opinion

Is Shakespeare's Globe Too Old Fashioned For Its Own Good?

Is Shakespeare's Globe Too Old Fashioned For Its Own Good?

Emma Rice to go in 2018.
How Open is London?

How Open is London?

We take a look.
It's Time To Stand Up And Stop The Destruction Of London's Night Life

It's Time To Stand Up And Stop The Destruction Of London's Night Life

Mobilising the silent majority.
Does Anyone Give Two F***s About This Mayoral Election?

Does Anyone Give Two F***s About This Mayoral Election?

Serious question.
Where In London Would You Pedestrianise?

Where In London Would You Pedestrianise?

Is it time Trafalgar Square finished the job?
When Will London Get Driverless Ubers?

When Will London Get Driverless Ubers?

Uber 2.0.
7 Places We Want To See A Waterslide In London

7 Places We Want To See A Waterslide In London

Slippery topic.
How Do Mayoral Candidates Score On Air Pollution?

How Do Mayoral Candidates Score On Air Pollution?

Who will best clean up London's air?
Thoughts On Having Sat Through The Mayoral Election Videos

Thoughts On Having Sat Through The Mayoral Election Videos

Reading between the lines when nobody really says anything.
Can You Sum Up A London Borough In A Bathroom? This Company Thinks So

Can You Sum Up A London Borough In A Bathroom? This Company Thinks So

But hang on, is Shoreditch actually a borough?
Sadiq Khan Must Learn Lessons From Ken And Boris’s Time In Office

Sadiq Khan Must Learn Lessons From Ken And Boris’s Time In Office

Some good advice from Centre for Cities.
How London Can Build Faster And Better

How London Can Build Faster And Better

New report from Centre for London has some ideas.
Why We Should Worry About Hipster Culture 2.0

Why We Should Worry About Hipster Culture 2.0

"Soho is a 53-year-old American's idea of an exciting part of town"
Message To The Next Mayor: Show Us Why We Should Care

Message To The Next Mayor: Show Us Why We Should Care

What a dismal experience this election has been.
Would Bowie And Rickman Have Stood A Chance In Today's London?

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

Or is working class arts dying out altogether?
Can London Make Brexit Work? Perhaps If It Does These 5 Things

Can London Make Brexit Work? Perhaps If It Does These 5 Things

Centre for London has some ideas.
Khan Needs To Make Tough Decisions On Housing

Khan Needs To Make Tough Decisions On Housing

Can he really fulfil his promises?
"The South Bank Has Become A Part Of Who I Am"

"The South Bank Has Become A Part Of Who I Am"

Extract from a fascinating new book.
London Is The Tech Capital Of Europe - Let's Keep It That Way

London Is The Tech Capital Of Europe - Let's Keep It That Way

The city can't rest on its laurels.
London Underground Vs Paris Metro

London Underground Vs Paris Metro

Our resident tube geek just got back from his hols.
Why You Should Take A Black Cab, Not An Uber

Why You Should Take A Black Cab, Not An Uber

You're killing the trade. Yes, you.
Is London Really Open?

Is London Really Open?

The closure of Fabric is shameful.
5 Big London Problems, Solved

5 Big London Problems, Solved

Solving the moaning.
How Does It Feel Being European In London?

How Does It Feel Being European In London?

What's the effect of the EU referendum?
The Turner Prize Is Not Just Another Art Prize

The Turner Prize Is Not Just Another Art Prize

Was Helen Marten the right choice?
As another pub closes, we ask who's responsible for the demise of the pub trade?

As another pub closes, we ask who's responsible for the demise of the pub trade?

Who's to blame for the demise of the London pub trade?
The Independent And The Slow Death Of Fleet Street

The Independent And The Slow Death Of Fleet Street

Is the death of print imminent?
The Solitude Of The North Bank Is Being Sacrificed For Profit

The Solitude Of The North Bank Is Being Sacrificed For Profit

Do you object to parks being used for profit?
Why The BP Portrait Award Is Bad For Art

Why The BP Portrait Award Is Bad For Art

Dull, dull, dull.