Great Outdoors

Londonist's guide to  things to do in London including everything from the best parks to summer events, activities, open-air cinema, outdoor and more.

Oh London, we love you - especially in autumn

Oh London, we love you - especially in autumn

We love London all year round, but this is stunning.
Have You Seen What's Popped Up On This Rooftop?

Have You Seen What's Popped Up On This Rooftop?

Did someone say 'halloumi fries'?
Look What's Been Found Living In The Thames

Look What's Been Found Living In The Thames

Not bad for a river once declared 'dead'
There are some fantastic light festivals coming to London this winter

There are some fantastic light festivals coming to London this winter

Glorious tunnels and Chinese lanterns to up your Instagram game
A Guide To London's 2017 Christmas Ice Rinks

A Guide To London's 2017 Christmas Ice Rinks

Figure-of-eight-faves.
This Ferry Is One Of The Last Of Its Kind In London

This Ferry Is One Of The Last Of Its Kind In London

How do they keep the business afloat?
Squawk! London's Parakeets Star In New Children's Book

Squawk! London's Parakeets Star In New Children's Book

This'll have your kids begging to go down the park.
Are you ready to take on Alexandra Palace's new 79m zip wire?

Are you ready to take on Alexandra Palace's new 79m zip wire?

Feeling brave?
How To Get Covered In Squirrels In London

How To Get Covered In Squirrels In London

You're going to need some bigger nuts
Be A Big Kid For The Day At Wonderful Ruislip Lido

Be A Big Kid For The Day At Wonderful Ruislip Lido

Escape the city.
6 Of The Best Relaxing Day Trips in London

6 Of The Best Relaxing Day Trips in London

Chill out.
14 Of London's Best Secret Gardens

14 Of London's Best Secret Gardens

Ever been to the one in the shadow of The Shard?
The Longest London Walk Without Crossing A Road

The Longest London Walk Without Crossing A Road

How to walk 17 miles from Trafalgar Sq without crossing a road.
This is London's narrowest street

This is London's narrowest street

Deep breath...
London in 1976

London in 1976

London 40 years ago
10 Places In London You'll Probably Never Visit

10 Places In London You'll Probably Never Visit

From the sewers to the rooftops
In photos: abandoned and deserted parts of London

In photos: abandoned and deserted parts of London

London without the people
6 Ideas For Romantic Days Out In London

6 Ideas For Romantic Days Out In London

Romance really isn't dead.
This Is London's Longest Pier

This Is London's Longest Pier

And how it was once commuting nirvana.
What's the coldest its ever been in London?

What's the coldest its ever been in London?

Ice, ice, baby.
The best spots for enjoying London's rivers

The best spots for enjoying London's rivers

Picnic spots galore
A Secret Garden In South London

A Secret Garden In South London

One for the explorers among you.
Have You Spotted The 450-Million-Year-Old Bench Outside Euston Station?

Have You Spotted The 450-Million-Year-Old Bench Outside Euston Station?

More than just a place to park your bum.
Visit London's Oldest Tree

Visit London's Oldest Tree

This might just be the oldest living thing in London
Ever been to this fairytale walled garden right next to the Thames?

Ever been to this fairytale walled garden right next to the Thames?

An enchanting garden, 15 minutes walk from Waterloo.
Hidden Bit Of D-Day Lurking In The Thames

Hidden Bit Of D-Day Lurking In The Thames

'Concrete ship' sounds as effective as a chocolate fireguard, but here they are...
Where To See And Hear The Hidden River Fleet

Where To See And Hear The Hidden River Fleet

You can still find it flowing
Using The Most Easterly Crossing On The Thames

Using The Most Easterly Crossing On The Thames

A little-used passenger service just beyond the M25.
Ever noticed the piece of the Berlin Wall, hiding in plain sight in London?

Ever noticed the piece of the Berlin Wall, hiding in plain sight in London?

Proving, perhaps, that London really does have a little bit of everything
The Best Walk For A Date In London

The Best Walk For A Date In London

Pubs (and escape routes) along the way.
Watch video footage of Piccadilly Circus from 50 years ago.

Watch video footage of Piccadilly Circus from 50 years ago.

Step back in time.
London's Parakeets: Everything You Need To Know

London's Parakeets: Everything You Need To Know

They will land on your head and bite your ear.
How to get close to London's parakeets

How to get close to London's parakeets

There's a place in zone 1 where parakeets will land on your hand
Tried This East London Walk Along An Old Sewer?

Tried This East London Walk Along An Old Sewer?

More beautiful than it sounds.
The Best Unsung Museums in North London

The Best Unsung Museums in North London

Canals, industry and innuendo.
London's Lost Football Stadiums

London's Lost Football Stadiums

Fascinating.
Beautiful Examples Of Art Deco In London

Beautiful Examples Of Art Deco In London

Did we get your favourite?
London's Lost Rivers: The Westbourne

London's Lost Rivers: The Westbourne

The river that made the Serpentine.
This Bucolic Setting Awaits You At The End Of The Jubilee Line

This Bucolic Setting Awaits You At The End Of The Jubilee Line

The first in our new series exploring the end of tube lines. Where should we visit next?
Is this the Croydon of the future?

Is this the Croydon of the future?

Brutalist visions.
Flow Chart: Which London Animal Are You?

Flow Chart: Which London Animal Are You?

Are you a parakeet or a Cockney sparrow?
Is this hidden garden the most peaceful spot in Bloomsbury?

Is this hidden garden the most peaceful spot in Bloomsbury?

Tea, a fountain...oh, and a gravestone.
Everything you need to know about London's most ornate river crossing

Everything you need to know about London's most ornate river crossing

Did you know all these bits of Hammersmith bridge trivia?
Where To Feel Like You're In The Countryside In London

Where To Feel Like You're In The Countryside In London

From woodland walks and rolling hills to rustic country pubs
Joke Road Signs: LOL or GTFO?

Joke Road Signs: LOL or GTFO?

Clet Abraham has a lot to answer for.
How Much Do You Really Know About Trafalgar Square?

How Much Do You Really Know About Trafalgar Square?

Secrets of the world-famous square
Have you seen the lights on the Sea Containers building? Here's what they're for

Have you seen the lights on the Sea Containers building? Here's what they're for

Plus details of how you can help keep the river clean.
Harry Potter's London

Harry Potter's London

The ultimate guide.
Ever encountered this fragment of the World Trade Center?

Ever encountered this fragment of the World Trade Center?

This deserves to be better known.
Non-Touristy Things To Do In West London

Non-Touristy Things To Do In West London

From Pinner to Chiswick.
4 Freezing Outdoor Swims In London

4 Freezing Outdoor Swims In London

Brrrr-ing it on.
Weekend Walk: A Canalside Amble Through West London

Weekend Walk: A Canalside Amble Through West London

Including two unbelievable beer gardens.
Things You Maybe Didn't Know About Tobacco Dock

Things You Maybe Didn't Know About Tobacco Dock

Pirate ships, lions, armies, oh my!
Things You Never Knew About The Borough Of Lewisham

Things You Never Knew About The Borough Of Lewisham

Did we get your favourite?
Everything You Need To Know About London's Bridge Of Fools

Everything You Need To Know About London's Bridge Of Fools

Fools, willies and lamps.
Top 10 Things To Do In The Borough Of Tower Hamlets

Top 10 Things To Do In The Borough Of Tower Hamlets

A guide to the best of the borough.
In Pictures: Brutalist London

In Pictures: Brutalist London

Brutal? Or raw?
Have You Ever Followed The Glorious River Ravensbourne?

Have You Ever Followed The Glorious River Ravensbourne?

This walk packs in so much history and beauty
Tour Croydon's architectural gems:

Tour Croydon's architectural gems:

Seifert and others.
London's Craziest Day Trips

London's Craziest Day Trips

Take a break from the ordinary.
Weekend Walk: Discover A Lost City Wall

Weekend Walk: Discover A Lost City Wall

Following London's Civil War defences.
Does Petticoat Lane Market Still Exist?

Does Petticoat Lane Market Still Exist?

It hasn't been for more than 180 years.
Take This Beautiful Walk Along The New River

Take This Beautiful Walk Along The New River

Get your walking boots on
A 'bus' route that'll take you through a zoo, a tunnel, and an ambassador's garden

A 'bus' route that'll take you through a zoo, a tunnel, and an ambassador's garden

A refreshing escape from London life.
Author Will Ashon offers an alternative way to spend a weekend in Epping Forest

Author Will Ashon offers an alternative way to spend a weekend in Epping Forest

Spend a weekend in London's north-east corner
Your Ultimate Canal Bar Hitlist

Your Ultimate Canal Bar Hitlist

Let's get boozy and bargy
Welcome To London's Most Colourful Garden Centre

Welcome To London's Most Colourful Garden Centre

Flower power.
Try This Thames Walk With A Stunning Panorama

Try This Thames Walk With A Stunning Panorama

Beautifully illustrated.
Step Back In Time And Visit London's World-Famous Markets

Step Back In Time And Visit London's World-Famous Markets

Shopping by the ton
Cheap Family Days Out: South West London

Cheap Family Days Out: South West London

Have fun on a budget.
How Holland Park ended up with two Japanese gardens

How Holland Park ended up with two Japanese gardens

Ever been?
This Walk Has Got Canals, Mills And The Big Breakfast House

This Walk Has Got Canals, Mills And The Big Breakfast House

Passing the place they used to make Matchbox cars
In Photos: London's Parks, Gardens And Squares

In Photos: London's Parks, Gardens And Squares

What's your favourite corner of London?
A guide to swimming in the Thames, including what's allowed, and staying safe

A guide to swimming in the Thames, including what's allowed, and staying safe

Rules to follow, plus tips and advice.
9 of London's Most Beautiful Fountains

9 of London's Most Beautiful Fountains

A thing of beauty is a joy forever
11 Fun Facts About London's Millennium Bridge

11 Fun Facts About London's Millennium Bridge

Yes, it used to wobble; but do you know why?
Do you know what you can find on the Thames foreshore?

Do you know what you can find on the Thames foreshore?

Here's how to read the hidden stories of our great river.
The Geffrye Museum's herb garden is an east London treasure

The Geffrye Museum's herb garden is an east London treasure

Herbs, bees, squirrels...
Climb up the old Wembley Stadium in Northolt

Climb up the old Wembley Stadium in Northolt

West London's artificial mounds.
Why Does London Have So Many Royal Parks?

Why Does London Have So Many Royal Parks?

Eight Royal Parks, and one special case.
London hotels too expensive? Why not go camping

London hotels too expensive? Why not go camping

Ever considered a tent or a caravan?
Cheap Family-Friendly Alternative London Days Out

Cheap Family-Friendly Alternative London Days Out

Try these money-saving ideas for family days out
Man Creates Tower Bridge In Seconds, Out Of Lego

Man Creates Tower Bridge In Seconds, Out Of Lego

The real one took a bit longer.
How To Explore The City Of London At The Weekend

How To Explore The City Of London At The Weekend

The Square Mile revealed.
A South London Pub Crawl With A Difference

A South London Pub Crawl With A Difference

Refreshing.
Next Weekend, Try This Wonderful Wandle Walk

Next Weekend, Try This Wonderful Wandle Walk

Water wheely great way to spend a Sunday
Parks have beautiful buildings too

Parks have beautiful buildings too

New book lifts the lid.
A visit to Coram's Fields in Bloomsbury

A visit to Coram's Fields in Bloomsbury

A great place for kids.
Swans In London: Things You Should Know

Swans In London: Things You Should Know

What happens if you kill one? What do they taste like?
The Whitechapel cemeteries returning to nature

The Whitechapel cemeteries returning to nature

Little known oases.
10 Oddest Things To Float Down The Thames

10 Oddest Things To Float Down The Thames

Ducks, ice-cream vans, hippos and balls.
In Search Of London's Tallest Tree

In Search Of London's Tallest Tree

Unbe-leaf-able.
Have You Seen The Shoe Trees Of Brick Lane?

Have You Seen The Shoe Trees Of Brick Lane?

Does anyone know what they're all about?
The Secret History Of The London Plane Tree

The Secret History Of The London Plane Tree

Plane brilliant.
How To Make The City Better Without Spending Much Cash

How To Make The City Better Without Spending Much Cash

Local heroes commemorated on lamp posts.
Charming memories of life by the green belt

Charming memories of life by the green belt

To what extent should we be sacrificing adequate and affordable housing in order to maintain this rather unremarkable ring?
FORGET zone 1 for a minute. These north west London attractions rock

FORGET zone 1 for a minute. These north west London attractions rock

Believe us, this beats shopping on Oxford Street
London's best alternative boats

London's best alternative boats

Take to the water.
700,000 London trees, mapped.

700,000 London trees, mapped.

700,000 green treasures, mapped.
Crossrail Dig Creates Chicken Run

Crossrail Dig Creates Chicken Run

The Crossrail earth is moving to Essex, but where else has London sent its spoil?
Things You Never Knew About The Borough Of Wandsworth

Things You Never Knew About The Borough Of Wandsworth

Fascinating.
These London Museum Gardens Are Well Worth A Visit

These London Museum Gardens Are Well Worth A Visit

From courtyard cafes to rambling fields.
Wardour Street: the heart of early filmland

Wardour Street: the heart of early filmland

Have you spotted the bits of history that remain?
What Lies Beneath: West Norwood Cemetery

What Lies Beneath: West Norwood Cemetery

A guest reporter bravely investigates the catacombs under one of London's great Victorian cemeteries...
10 Walking Tour Books: The Best Way To See London

10 Walking Tour Books: The Best Way To See London

Learning and burning calories. Two birds with one stone.
Weekend Walks: Lea Valley Walk

Weekend Walks: Lea Valley Walk

From Bow to Waltham Cross.
9 Things You Might Not Have Done In Tate Modern

9 Things You Might Not Have Done In Tate Modern

Including how to put your own art on the wall
How To Get A Memorial Bench In London

How To Get A Memorial Bench In London

It's not always easy to memorialise a loved one.
Things you might not know about @kewgardens

Things you might not know about @kewgardens

An incredible scientific breakthrough due to a disastrous storm.
The Beatles' London

The Beatles' London

Where to see memorabilia and more
Nature-ist: The Pymmes Brook Trail

Nature-ist: The Pymmes Brook Trail

Through open parkland, shady lanes and grassy fields.
We Did Every London Parkrun... Here's What We Learned

We Did Every London Parkrun... Here's What We Learned

Rid yourself of those cross country demons...
London's Most Poignant Memorials

London's Most Poignant Memorials

People from all walks of life, remembered.
In Pictures: London's Most Interesting Car Parks

In Pictures: London's Most Interesting Car Parks

A tour round some of the capital's finest multistoreys.
Londonist Out Loud: The Living And The Dead

Londonist Out Loud: The Living And The Dead

There's more to London's cemeteries than meets the eye.
Which Are London's Commonest Birds?

Which Are London's Commonest Birds?

Pigeon? Sparrow? Blackbird? Parakeet?
Photos of Brixton Looking Beautiful

Photos of Brixton Looking Beautiful

Fascinating.
Where Is The Source Of The Thames?

Where Is The Source Of The Thames?

We go for a paddle at the source of the Thames
Londonist Out Loud: The Strand And Goblet

Londonist Out Loud: The Strand And Goblet

Go on a pub tour.
What Lives In The Thames?

What Lives In The Thames?

What lives beneath the surface?
Why Does The City Of London Corporation Own Green Spaces Outside The Square Mile?

Why Does The City Of London Corporation Own Green Spaces Outside The Square Mile?

Some are outside of Greater London entirely.
Photos Of Plant Life Subsuming The Urban Capital

Photos Of Plant Life Subsuming The Urban Capital

Moss, algae, ivy.
A Sweeping Cycle Route Through West London

A Sweeping Cycle Route Through West London

Ealing to Richmond via Osterley.
Cool Photos of London's Street Performers

Cool Photos of London's Street Performers

Did we get your favourite?
London Walks: Erith To Greenwich

London Walks: Erith To Greenwich

Follow the Thames from ancient marsh to tourist haven.
See the best of London's greenery on this self-guided Royal Parks walk

See the best of London's greenery on this self-guided Royal Parks walk

Blow away a few cobwebs
8 Amazing Facts About London's Coade Stone Lion

8 Amazing Facts About London's Coade Stone Lion

Including the fate of his siblings.
London's Little Gardens: SOAS Japanese Roof Garden

London's Little Gardens: SOAS Japanese Roof Garden

An oasis of calm.
Top 10 Things To Do In The Borough Of Southwark

Top 10 Things To Do In The Borough Of Southwark

From the banks of the Thames down to Peckham, here's the best of the borough.
Weekend Walks: Mortlake To Hammersmith

Weekend Walks: Mortlake To Hammersmith

John Dee, Chewbacca and al fresco humping.
How To Get Swallowed By A Blue Whale In Barnet

How To Get Swallowed By A Blue Whale In Barnet

A jaw-dropping sight in north London.
Where to see peregrine falcons in London

Where to see peregrine falcons in London

One might be eyeing you up right now...
Essential London Apps For Families

Essential London Apps For Families

Some museums have their own incredible apps
Walking The Path Of The River Fleet

Walking The Path Of The River Fleet

Ever done this?
The Secret History Of The Newham Greenway

The Secret History Of The Newham Greenway

Go for a walk above a sewer.
Competition Looks For Green London Ideas

Competition Looks For Green London Ideas

Ideas for a greener city.
Love Your Lido: Outdoor Swimming In London

Love Your Lido: Outdoor Swimming In London

Cool off in London's best outdoor pools
London: City Of Lakes, Forests And Beaches

London: City Of Lakes, Forests And Beaches

A picture postcard of a city without buildings.
This London bridge has starred in Alfie and Sherlock

This London bridge has starred in Alfie and Sherlock

Once the noblest bridge in the world.
Bike Round The East End's Best Cycle Coffee Spots

Bike Round The East End's Best Cycle Coffee Spots

Just go easy on the caffeine.
Weekend Walk: Haringey's Parkland Walk

Weekend Walk: Haringey's Parkland Walk

Views, a bat cave, old rail tracks and a toy graveyard.
Agatha Christie's London Haunts

Agatha Christie's London Haunts

London locations connected to the whodunnit maestro.
Some of London's parks have private police forces - but what do they do?

Some of London's parks have private police forces - but what do they do?

Who ya gonna call?
London's Cutest City Farm

London's Cutest City Farm

Did we get your favourite?
Nature-ist: Northala Fields

Nature-ist: Northala Fields

What are those four mounds flanking the A40 at Northolt?
London Treasure Trails For Work Or Family

London Treasure Trails For Work Or Family

These work equally well as family games, or with colleagues at lunch time.
Perfect North London Pubs For Parents

Perfect North London Pubs For Parents

Children welcome.
11 Secrets of London's Eros Statue

11 Secrets of London's Eros Statue

A history of heartache and hooliganism.
Neil Armstrong Discovered Up A Tree In Kennington

Neil Armstrong Discovered Up A Tree In Kennington

Have you seen the astronaut trees of south London?
Moore sculptures, Rembrandt artwork and two Flasks on this weekend walk

Moore sculptures, Rembrandt artwork and two Flasks on this weekend walk

Start and finish at a pub.
8 Things You Might Not Know About Chelsea Bridge

8 Things You Might Not Know About Chelsea Bridge

Look out for the doves...
Putting Streatham On The Tourist Map

Putting Streatham On The Tourist Map

Get sweet on SW16.
London's Most Beautiful Bridges

London's Most Beautiful Bridges

Comely crossings
Discover North East London Wildlife By Bike

Discover North East London Wildlife By Bike

Perfect cycle route for summer.
How Much Do You Know About The St James's Park Pelicans?

How Much Do You Know About The St James's Park Pelicans?

Including that rumour about one eating a pigeon.
Discover The History Of Regent's Park With Our Podcast

Discover The History Of Regent's Park With Our Podcast

Take a stroll with our podcast.
The City Farm That Straddles A Train Line

The City Farm That Straddles A Train Line

Where train stock meets livestock
Weekend Walk: Richmond To Twickenham Along The Thames

Weekend Walk: Richmond To Twickenham Along The Thames

A gentle walk for a sunny day.
In Photos: London At Sunset

In Photos: London At Sunset

Beautiful.
Weekend Walks: The Pymmes Brook Trail

Weekend Walks: The Pymmes Brook Trail

From Hadley Wood to the River Lea.
The 8 best fountains in London:

The 8 best fountains in London:

Let's get wet.
London's Neon Lights

London's Neon Lights

Gorgeous
Bats And Bishops: Making Friends With Bats In London

Bats And Bishops: Making Friends With Bats In London

Bat detectors at the ready.
Check out these photos of London's parks and gardens in bloom

Check out these photos of London's parks and gardens in bloom

Gorgeous.
Sundials Of London

Sundials Of London

They're everywhere.
See A Bishop Up A Tree

See A Bishop Up A Tree

Look up. Always, look up.
Follow in the footsteps of feminism's foot soldiers.

Follow in the footsteps of feminism's foot soldiers.

Trace the incredible history of the suffrage movement around London
Nature-ist: New River Walk

Nature-ist: New River Walk

A charming linear park landscaped alongside the New River in Islington.
Ahoy there maties, tis pirates aboard the city o'London:

Ahoy there maties, tis pirates aboard the city o'London:

Raise yer skull an' crossbones an' be a pirate in London.
Watch: This Shadwell Playground Is Changing Kids' Lives

Watch: This Shadwell Playground Is Changing Kids' Lives

Giving garden-less kids a place to play
London's Little Gardens: Old City Church Sites

London's Little Gardens: Old City Church Sites

Greenery in hidden places.
See The Tower Hamlets Sculpture That Spies On Citizens

See The Tower Hamlets Sculpture That Spies On Citizens

Work of subtle genius in Weavers Fields.
Where To Go Wassailing In London

Where To Go Wassailing In London

Welcome in the new year in an old way.
London's Best Community Gardens

London's Best Community Gardens

Blooming marvellous.
A Clever Way To Combat London's River Pollution

A Clever Way To Combat London's River Pollution

A simple but effective solution.
A Brief History Of Monkeys In London

A Brief History Of Monkeys In London

Look at those little faces.
Have You Spotted London's Amazing Ancient Trees?

Have You Spotted London's Amazing Ancient Trees?

The trees that time forgot...
Where To See Outdoor Art In London

Where To See Outdoor Art In London

Sun and culture in one go.
What Next For Our Public Spaces?

What Next For Our Public Spaces?

Number of privately-owned spaces is on the rise.
Find out about London's gladiatorial past

Find out about London's gladiatorial past

Find out how Roman Londoners got their kicks.
London's Little Gardens: Lucas Gardens

London's Little Gardens: Lucas Gardens

A green TARDIS in Camberwell.
How To Get Tickets For Wimbledon 2016

How To Get Tickets For Wimbledon 2016

Master the queuing system.
How You Can Run Your Own Free Film Festival

How You Can Run Your Own Free Film Festival

A step-by-step online guide is now live.
Take Your Family On A London Adventure With Kids' Guidebooks

Take Your Family On A London Adventure With Kids' Guidebooks

Let the kids take the lead.
How did a species of butterfly end up being named after Camberwell?

How did a species of butterfly end up being named after Camberwell?

A rare sight.
Stoke Newington's Wetlands And Other Places To Birdwatch In London

Stoke Newington's Wetlands And Other Places To Birdwatch In London

You don't have to leave London to go birdwatching.
London City Farms: The Lowdown

London City Farms: The Lowdown

All about the birds and the bees.
Weekend Walk: Hayes To Shirley

Weekend Walk: Hayes To Shirley

Take a hike through the boroughs of Bromley and Croydon.
Climbing The Highest Peak In Thamesmead

Climbing The Highest Peak In Thamesmead

Ever scaled Gallions Hill?
Weekend Walk: Beautiful Views In Mill Hill

Weekend Walk: Beautiful Views In Mill Hill

And an old railway line.
Why Having Hay Fever In London Is Awesome

Why Having Hay Fever In London Is Awesome

Right back atchoo.
Muddy London: How To Get Your Feet Dirty

Muddy London: How To Get Your Feet Dirty

Make the most of London's wild spaces this summer.
Girls About Town: Women In London’s Public Art

Girls About Town: Women In London’s Public Art

From heroes to fictional characters, which do you know?
Go running or get muddy for a great cause this summer

Go running or get muddy for a great cause this summer

Calling all women.
Love Your Lido: Brockwell Lido

Love Your Lido: Brockwell Lido

Everything you need to know about Brockwell Lido
Where To Go Boating In London

Where To Go Boating In London

Row, row, row your boat...
Hampton Court’s Magic Garden: King Of Playgrounds

Hampton Court’s Magic Garden: King Of Playgrounds

New palace play-park is fit for a king.
In Pictures: World Naked Bike Ride In London

In Pictures: World Naked Bike Ride In London

Here's what you missed.
Things To Do In London This Easter Weekend: 26-28 March 2016

Things To Do In London This Easter Weekend: 26-28 March 2016

Four fun-filled days of free time.
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?
Wimbledon 2015 On The Big Screen: Where To Watch In London

Wimbledon 2015 On The Big Screen: Where To Watch In London

More deckchairs than you can shake a racket at.
Look Out For A Military Flypast Over London

Look Out For A Military Flypast Over London

Chinooks, Apaches, Hercules and others mark Afghanistan anniversary.
Things To Do In London This Weekend: 16-17 April 2016

Things To Do In London This Weekend: 16-17 April 2016

Food, booze, vinyl and pants.
London's Biggest Beaches Are Back

London's Biggest Beaches Are Back

Sun yourself on the NW Riviera.
Things To Do In London This Weekend: 23-24 April 2016

Things To Do In London This Weekend: 23-24 April 2016

St George and the Marathon.
Weekend Walks: The Line Sculptural Trail

Weekend Walks: The Line Sculptural Trail

Lots of art and hidden waterways to explore.
Where To Watch The Partial Solar Eclipse In London

Where To Watch The Partial Solar Eclipse In London

Look to the skies... carefully.
9 Instagrammers To Follow To Improve Your London Life In 2016

9 Instagrammers To Follow To Improve Your London Life In 2016

Our pick of the inspirational Londoners to follow on Instagram right now.
Look Out For The Mother Of All Flypasts On Saturday

Look Out For The Mother Of All Flypasts On Saturday

31 aircraft to fly over central London.
Run London With The Perfect Mix Of Music

Run London With The Perfect Mix Of Music

Match your tunes to your tempo with Spotify Running.
London's Best Outdoor Yoga Classes

London's Best Outdoor Yoga Classes

Al fresco sessions for the Summer.
Pick Up A Picnic: London’s Best Ready-Made Hampers

Pick Up A Picnic: London’s Best Ready-Made Hampers

Where to get your park grub.
A Look Around The Magical Lantern Festival At Chiswick House Gardens

A Look Around The Magical Lantern Festival At Chiswick House Gardens

Highly recommended family light show.
300,000 Poppies Coming To Chelsea Flower Show

300,000 Poppies Coming To Chelsea Flower Show

All the way from Australia.
The Beach Is Back

The Beach Is Back

150 tonnes of sand dumped at Camden Roundhouse.
50 Hot Air Balloons To Sail Over Central London

50 Hot Air Balloons To Sail Over Central London

Although it's hard to say when.
A Guide To Summer 2015's Outdoor Film Screenings

A Guide To Summer 2015's Outdoor Film Screenings

Rooftops, beanbags and even unlimited ice cream.
In Pictures: London's Newest Sky Garden

In Pictures: London's Newest Sky Garden

Canary Wharf Crossrail station opens.
Enjoy A Weekend Of Free Walks With Walk London

Enjoy A Weekend Of Free Walks With Walk London

Time to dust off your trainers.
London's Hidden Parks, Gardens And Green Spots Mapped

London's Hidden Parks, Gardens And Green Spots Mapped

Dig through the 'Nature-ist' archive and tell us where to go next.
Where To Go In London When It's Just Too Hot

Where To Go In London When It's Just Too Hot

In case you don't have a chest freezer to climb into.
Nature-ist: Barbican Conservatory

Nature-ist: Barbican Conservatory

A glass-covered green hideout in the heart of the City.
Free And Cheap London Events: 18-24 April 2016

Free And Cheap London Events: 18-24 April 2016

Bit cash strapped? We've things to do for under £5.
Video: Secrets Of London's Canals – Limehouse To Kingsland

Video: Secrets Of London's Canals – Limehouse To Kingsland

Are canals better than tube trains?
TfL Urges Londoners To Give Walking A Go

TfL Urges Londoners To Give Walking A Go

....for one weekend only.
Free And Cheap London Events: 9-15 May 2016

Free And Cheap London Events: 9-15 May 2016

Boats, buskers and book launches.
Follow In Paddington Bear's Paw Prints With New Trail

Follow In Paddington Bear's Paw Prints With New Trail

Please look after these bears.
Thinking Bob: Where Clever Londoners Go To Play

Thinking Bob: Where Clever Londoners Go To Play

Skip the small talk, get straight to the good stuff.
This Weekend: Discover Bits Of London You've Never Been To

This Weekend: Discover Bits Of London You've Never Been To

Stay local or go further afield: this festival is packed with activities.
London's Little Gardens: Gibbon's Rent

London's Little Gardens: Gibbon's Rent

Not a primate in sight.
Massive Aqua Obstacle Course Coming To Battersea

Massive Aqua Obstacle Course Coming To Battersea

South London's answer to the Ally Pally waterslide
Free And Cheap London Events: 11-17 April 2016

Free And Cheap London Events: 11-17 April 2016

No money, don't worry.in
Five Things To Do In Cemeteries This Summer

Five Things To Do In Cemeteries This Summer

Mourning isn't one of them.
Are These London's Most Exciting Future Public Spaces?

Are These London's Most Exciting Future Public Spaces?

Artists' impressions of imminent plans.
Ten Things To Do During Urban Food Fortnight

Ten Things To Do During Urban Food Fortnight

City-sourced food, edible gardens and a chilli festival.
Celebrate Roald Dahl 100 in London

Celebrate Roald Dahl 100 in London

From food to theatre.
Put Some Stride Into Your Spring With Free Guided Walks

Put Some Stride Into Your Spring With Free Guided Walks

41 guided walks to try.
6 Must-See London Stately Homes

6 Must-See London Stately Homes

National Art Pass at the ready.
Fancy Watching Jaws From A Dinghy In Brockwell Lido?

Fancy Watching Jaws From A Dinghy In Brockwell Lido?

Luna Cinema is back.
Fancy Watching Jaws From A Dinghy In A Lido?

Fancy Watching Jaws From A Dinghy In A Lido?

Outdoor cinema season's biggest programme yet.
Free Guided Walks All Over London This Weekend

Free Guided Walks All Over London This Weekend

Richmond, Canary Wharf and everywhere in between.
London's Floating Cinema Returns: Book Your Tickets Now

London's Floating Cinema Returns: Book Your Tickets Now

This year's programme is out of this world.
5 Fab Things To Do At Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park This Half Term

5 Fab Things To Do At Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park This Half Term

It's no ordinary park.
How To Spend Easter On The South Bank

How To Spend Easter On The South Bank

Plenty of things to do for grown-ups and kids.
Top 10 Fun Ways To Get Fit In London This January

Top 10 Fun Ways To Get Fit In London This January

Because running is the new clubbing...
Which Is Your Favourite Public Space In London?

Which Is Your Favourite Public Space In London?

Give your local the recognition it deserves.
Guerrilla Gardening In London: A Battle Against Concrete Paving And Private Development

Guerrilla Gardening In London: A Battle Against Concrete Paving And Private Development

We talk guerrilla gardening with Richard Reynolds.
Things To Do Today: Friday 1 April 2016

Things To Do Today: Friday 1 April 2016

You'd be a fool not to find something to do.
Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park Is Turning Into Rio This Weekend

Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park Is Turning Into Rio This Weekend

Free family fun.
Deal Of The Day: Half-Price Ice Skating At Canary Wharf

Deal Of The Day: Half-Price Ice Skating At Canary Wharf

Featuring London's only ice skating trail.
Celebrate The 400th Anniversary Of The New River

Celebrate The 400th Anniversary Of The New River

It's not new and it's not a river.
Barbican Station Gets A Pop-Up Garden

Barbican Station Gets A Pop-Up Garden

Disused platform goes green.
Easter In The City: Craft, Art, History, Music And Theatre

Easter In The City: Craft, Art, History, Music And Theatre

City of London brings the culture over the holidays.
Ticket Alert: Solve Clues To Find A Free Party In London

Ticket Alert: Solve Clues To Find A Free Party In London

All thanks to Boris Johnson.
Where To Watch This Year's London Marathon

Where To Watch This Year's London Marathon

Not Tower Bridge. Just no.
Free Summer Fun In London: Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Free Summer Fun In London: Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Put it on your summer to-do list.
Drive Back To The Drive-In Film Club

Drive Back To The Drive-In Film Club

Chevy optional.
15 Things To Do At Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park This Spring

15 Things To Do At Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park This Spring

Ideas for adults and kids alike.
London In Lycra: October's Best Fitness Events

London In Lycra: October's Best Fitness Events

Exercise your right to have fun getting fit this month.
London's Biggest Urban Beach... At Brent Cross Shopping Centre

London's Biggest Urban Beach... At Brent Cross Shopping Centre

Thrills and spills beside the M1.
Win A Totally Thames Package Full Of Riverine Goodies

Win A Totally Thames Package Full Of Riverine Goodies

And get INSIDE the bascule chambers at Tower Bridge.
Chill Out At Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park's Own Beach

Chill Out At Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park's Own Beach

Plenty going on.
Join In An Abundance Of Autumn Ambles This Weekend

Join In An Abundance Of Autumn Ambles This Weekend

Free guided walks around London.
Londonist Discovers Rotherhithe Picture Research Library

Londonist Discovers Rotherhithe Picture Research Library

Ticket Offer: Visit Kew Gardens This Winter For Just £9.50

Ticket Offer: Visit Kew Gardens This Winter For Just £9.50

Cheap tickets until 31 January.
Fed-Up Commuters Take A New Type Of Train

Fed-Up Commuters Take A New Type Of Train

We join the Bike Train.
TfL Wants You To Get Off The Tube And Walk

TfL Wants You To Get Off The Tube And Walk

45 free guided walks to explore London on foot.
10 Must-Try Fitness Challenges For March

10 Must-Try Fitness Challenges For March

Forget hitting the gym: try something new this month.
Where Can't You Fly A Kite In London?

Where Can't You Fly A Kite In London?

Is Oxford Circus an option?
Bag Yourself Tickets To London's Secret Gardens

Bag Yourself Tickets To London's Secret Gardens

Open Garden Squares Weekend is back.
Introducing The East London Line: Brockley

Introducing The East London Line: Brockley

Time to Visit: Mayfield Lavender Farm

Time to Visit: Mayfield Lavender Farm

Sip Gin In The Greenhouse At Kew Garden Lates

Sip Gin In The Greenhouse At Kew Garden Lates

Adults only events begin this week.
Let's Go Outside: Top Al Fresco London Date Ideas

Let's Go Outside: Top Al Fresco London Date Ideas

Summer lovin'.
London's Little Gardens: Phoenix Garden

London's Little Gardens: Phoenix Garden

Ticket Alert: Moriarty's Game, London's Latest Team Treasure Hunt

Ticket Alert: Moriarty's Game, London's Latest Team Treasure Hunt

Take part in a cryptic challenge through the streets of London.
A Surreal Dusk Performance In Nunhead Cemetery

A Surreal Dusk Performance In Nunhead Cemetery

Try Biped's Monitor.
Visit This Incredible Giant Hive In Kew

Visit This Incredible Giant Hive In Kew

And learn about the fascinating lives of bees.
Take A Walking Tour Of London, Led By Homeless Guides

Take A Walking Tour Of London, Led By Homeless Guides

And help them get back on their feet.
London's Little Gardens: Elmstead Woods Station

London's Little Gardens: Elmstead Woods Station

We weren't expecting that.
5 Things To Do In London's Cemeteries (May-June 2015)

5 Things To Do In London's Cemeteries (May-June 2015)

Dye naturally, and engrave your own stone.
Rare Chance To Visit London's Mills This Weekend

Rare Chance To Visit London's Mills This Weekend

Wind and water-power.
Cross Bones Graveyard To Get A Public Garden

Cross Bones Graveyard To Get A Public Garden

Southwark site to be beautified.
What's Happening At Camberwell Green?

What's Happening At Camberwell Green?

South London park gets a facelift.
London Christmas Gift Guide: Cycling Edition

London Christmas Gift Guide: Cycling Edition

Perfect Christmas present ideas for the cyclist in your life.
Chelsea Fringe: Three Weeks Of Glorious Gardens

Chelsea Fringe: Three Weeks Of Glorious Gardens

Alt horticultural London happenings.
See The Little Ships Of Dunkirk On The Thames

See The Little Ships Of Dunkirk On The Thames

Amazing stories of British war heroism.
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.
9 Must-Try London Fitness Challenges For May

9 Must-Try London Fitness Challenges For May

Colour runs, obstacle courses and a jumping rave.
10 Unusual Ways To Get Fit This February

10 Unusual Ways To Get Fit This February

Kill Cupid, yoga in the dark, pancake races.
We Took On The Olympic White Water Rapids At Lee Valley

We Took On The Olympic White Water Rapids At Lee Valley

And lived to tell the tale.
Things To Do In London: Wednesday 20 April 2016

Things To Do In London: Wednesday 20 April 2016

Edible cinema and hanging from silks.
London's Little Gardens: Dalston Eastern Curve

London's Little Gardens: Dalston Eastern Curve

Oasis in the heart of Dalston.
Lazy, Energetic Or Somewhere In Between: 10 Things To Do At Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Lazy, Energetic Or Somewhere In Between: 10 Things To Do At Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

From beach lounging to BMX biking.
How To Stay Fit And Have Fun This June

How To Stay Fit And Have Fun This June

Stay fit and have fun in June.
Natural History Museum All Aflutter With Sensational Butterflies

Natural History Museum All Aflutter With Sensational Butterflies

Great for children and inner childs.
Things To Do With Your Mum This Weekend

Things To Do With Your Mum This Weekend

Walk The Line: New Sculpture Coming To East London

Walk The Line: New Sculpture Coming To East London

Artworks on the route between Stratford and North Greenwich.
Nature-ist: Gillespie Park Local Nature Reserve

Nature-ist: Gillespie Park Local Nature Reserve

A little-known North London nature reserve.
5 Things To Do In London's Cemeteries (July-September 2015)

5 Things To Do In London's Cemeteries (July-September 2015)

Hearses, Hitchcock, and goth chic.
Nature-ist: Mayfield Lavender Farm

Nature-ist: Mayfield Lavender Farm

Things To Do In London Today: Friday 4 October 2013

Things To Do In London Today: Friday 4 October 2013

Awesome baps, street food party, and Malaysia Night 2013.
Mapped: Joshua Reynolds's London

Mapped: Joshua Reynolds's London

Find where his work is and stop by his old haunts.
Thames River Watch Needs You For The Big Count 2015

Thames River Watch Needs You For The Big Count 2015

Help clean up the foreshore.
Would You Swim In The River Thames?

Would You Swim In The River Thames?

Londonist-hosted talk explores the Thames plunge.
Kew's New Season Is Utterly Intoxicating

Kew's New Season Is Utterly Intoxicating

Learn about alcohol, coffee and magic mushrooms.
Things To Do In London: Thursday 21 April 2016

Things To Do In London: Thursday 21 April 2016

Celebrate Brenda or Bagpuss.
Stones From Euston Arch Go On Display

Stones From Euston Arch Go On Display

Campaign grows to rebuild the monument.
London's Little Gardens: Angel Gardens

London's Little Gardens: Angel Gardens

Fly tipping zone becomes recreation ground.
See The Animals At ZSL London Zoo As Only The Keepers Do — At Night

See The Animals At ZSL London Zoo As Only The Keepers Do — At Night

Rare chance to see the animal world's sunset switch.
London's Little Gardens: St Vedast Alias Foster

London's Little Gardens: St Vedast Alias Foster

An oasis in the City.
Are You Ready For Open Garden Squares?

Are You Ready For Open Garden Squares?

Over 200 green spaces open their gates.
Londonist Out Loud: A Walk Along The Thames

Londonist Out Loud: A Walk Along The Thames

From the Thames Barrier to Greenwich, in real time.
Look Where Last Year's Serpentine Pavilion Ended Up

Look Where Last Year's Serpentine Pavilion Ended Up

What happens to them when summer's over?
Venture To The Bottom Of Regent's Canal This Weekend

Venture To The Bottom Of Regent's Canal This Weekend

Ooh, the glamour.
Reservoir Network To Become Europe's Largest Urban Wetland

Reservoir Network To Become Europe's Largest Urban Wetland

New nature park will attract rare species... and people.
Alternative Ideas For Family Christmas Fun In London

Alternative Ideas For Family Christmas Fun In London

For when you've already done the lights, the ice rinks and the panto.
Make Some Noise At The Royal River Salute

Make Some Noise At The Royal River Salute

Celebrate the Queen's lengthy reign.
Volunteer To Help Clean The Thames This March

Volunteer To Help Clean The Thames This March

Just turn up on the day to do your bit to tidy our great river.
How Many Londoners Use Phones While Walking?

How Many Londoners Use Phones While Walking?

22% take a walk on the wired side.
See Spectacular Photographs Of Gardens At Kew

See Spectacular Photographs Of Gardens At Kew

The best garden images from across the world.
London Blend: Italo, Bonnington Square

London Blend: Italo, Bonnington Square

Further proof that there is simply excellent coffee to be had south of the river.
Canary Wharf Is Chock Full Of Art

Canary Wharf Is Chock Full Of Art

Lots of sculpture to see.
Ewe-nique Shaun The Sheep Art Trail Heading To London

Ewe-nique Shaun The Sheep Art Trail Heading To London

Bleeting marvellous.
See Shaun The Sheep At Kew Gardens This Easter

See Shaun The Sheep At Kew Gardens This Easter

Easter activities and 5 million plants in bloom.
London Bridge Is Building Up, As New Stairway Opens

London Bridge Is Building Up, As New Stairway Opens

New connection to riverside.
Easter Weekend Fun With Shaun The Sheep At Kew Gardens

Easter Weekend Fun With Shaun The Sheep At Kew Gardens

Activities, blossoms and free entry for kids!
Omnibus' Macbeth Is A Walk On The Dark Side

Omnibus' Macbeth Is A Walk On The Dark Side

Be ushered deep into one of Shakespeare's blackest plays.
How Far Do Londoners Live From Green Spaces?

How Far Do Londoners Live From Green Spaces?

We've done the maths.
Nature-ist: The Totteridge Yew

Nature-ist: The Totteridge Yew

The oldest living thing in London.
Nine Fun Ways To Get Fit In London This November

Nine Fun Ways To Get Fit In London This November

It's getting cold and dark, but that's no excuse...
Go Fly A Kite At Streatham Common Kite Day

Go Fly A Kite At Streatham Common Kite Day

Channel your inner Mary Poppins.
All Aboard For The Canalway Cavalcade

All Aboard For The Canalway Cavalcade

Head to Little Venice for some fab family-friendly fun this bank holiday weekend.
Nature-ist: The SOAS Japanese Roof Garden

Nature-ist: The SOAS Japanese Roof Garden

A geologist’s Eden.
Have You Seen A London Garden That Makes You Smile?

Have You Seen A London Garden That Makes You Smile?

Nominate it for an award.
London's Little Gardens: Elliott's Row

London's Little Gardens: Elliott's Row

Pocket park in Elephant and Castle.
Win A Spicy Day Out At Kew Gardens, With Gin!

Win A Spicy Day Out At Kew Gardens, With Gin!

Tour tastes of the world at Full of Spice festival.
Climbing The Trees Of London

Climbing The Trees Of London

Man let loose up London trees with camera and notepad.
Green Fingers Get Busy At GROW London

Green Fingers Get Busy At GROW London

Horticultural inspiration on Hampstead Heath this weekend.
Deal Of The Day: After Hours At ZSL London Zoo

Deal Of The Day: After Hours At ZSL London Zoo

Limited offer on Sunset Safari.
Things To Do In London: Monday 18 April 2016

Things To Do In London: Monday 18 April 2016

Get rid of Monday blues by doing some of these.
London's Hidden Elm Heritage

London's Hidden Elm Heritage

Discover the tree for National Tree Week.
Gorgeous Wintery Photos From Syon House Enchanted Woodland

Gorgeous Wintery Photos From Syon House Enchanted Woodland

Couldn't get much lovelier.
100 Wonderful Illustrations Of London Places And Spaces

100 Wonderful Illustrations Of London Places And Spaces

See them at London Transport Museum.
Voga, Fight Club And Santa Runs: Fun Ways To Get Fit In London This December

Voga, Fight Club And Santa Runs: Fun Ways To Get Fit In London This December

Top ways to work up a sweat in London this month.
Great London Family Days Out That Bring The Outside Inside

Great London Family Days Out That Bring The Outside Inside

Top family fun, whatever the weather.
Passionate Travellers: Find Your Next Adventure At Olympia London

Passionate Travellers: Find Your Next Adventure At Olympia London

The annual travel and holiday show, Destinations, lands in London.
Things To Do In London Today: Monday 13 January 2014

Things To Do In London Today: Monday 13 January 2014

Knitting, Iranian film and a paddle in the Walbrook.
Personalised Maps From Ordnance Survey: The Perfect Present

Personalised Maps From Ordnance Survey: The Perfect Present

Smart-ography.
Fun On The Farm This Weekend

Fun On The Farm This Weekend

It's Open Farm Sunday.
Join An After-Hours Safari Tour Around ZSL London Zoo

Join An After-Hours Safari Tour Around ZSL London Zoo

Which animal creates its own sun cream?
Paddleboard Your Way Down The Thames

Paddleboard Your Way Down The Thames

A west London fundraising jaunt.
Friday Photos: London's Parklife

Friday Photos: London's Parklife

Pictures to inspire your weekend picnic.
Snowdrop Days Brought Forward Due To Mild Weather

Snowdrop Days Brought Forward Due To Mild Weather

Chelsea Physic Garden events are earliest ever.
In My Footsteps: East End Residents Share Their Special Places

In My Footsteps: East End Residents Share Their Special Places

From wartime memories to recent street art.
London Assembly Supports Proposal To Make London A National Park City

London Assembly Supports Proposal To Make London A National Park City

Our city is so green, it should have special status.
Things To Do In London: Tuesday 19 April 2016

Things To Do In London: Tuesday 19 April 2016

Brunel walk and a social quiz.
Free Family Fun: Half-Term At Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Free Family Fun: Half-Term At Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

560 acres to explore by foot, bike and boat.
See Brockley Brightened With Street Art

See Brockley Brightened With Street Art

Chance to hear from the artists this week.
Race The Undead In Ruin, London's Latest Zombie Chase Game

Race The Undead In Ruin, London's Latest Zombie Chase Game

Newham's infected.
Londonist River Thames Outflow Walk

Londonist River Thames Outflow Walk

A 15 mile amble from the Lea to the Wandle.
Reader Offer: Cheaper Tickets To Spin - The Cycling Festival This May

Reader Offer: Cheaper Tickets To Spin - The Cycling Festival This May

Londonist readers get two tickets for £15.
Tails Will Wag At Battersea Annual Reunion

Tails Will Wag At Battersea Annual Reunion

Fundraising day open to everyone.
Video: A Drone Flyover Of Paddington Basin

Video: A Drone Flyover Of Paddington Basin

See the Fan Bridge in all its glory.
Outdoor Office Opens In Hoxton Square

Outdoor Office Opens In Hoxton Square

Book a workspace, or an entire meeting.
Seen A Thames Porpoise? Report It!

Seen A Thames Porpoise? Report It!

Research project needs your help.
Free Arts Festival Is Back At London Bridge

Free Arts Festival Is Back At London Bridge

Soapbox science, drawing workshops and more.
Have A Dirty Weekend On The Thames

Have A Dirty Weekend On The Thames

Mudlark your heart out.
Nature-ist: Stave Hill & Russia Dock Woodland

Nature-ist: Stave Hill & Russia Dock Woodland

An eighties woodland, artificial hill, ecology park and reminders of a bygone trading age.
Did You Spot These Tiny Pothole Gardens?

Did You Spot These Tiny Pothole Gardens?

Miniature oases hidden in central London.
Boat Or Goat? A Brace Of Great Races To Rate And Berate

Boat Or Goat? A Brace Of Great Races To Rate And Berate

Oxford takes on Cambridge. Twice.
Get Fired Up At Paddington's Annual Dragon Boat Race

Get Fired Up At Paddington's Annual Dragon Boat Race

A charity event endorsed by Paddington Bear himself.
Victorian Ice Wells And Petrified Poo: It's The Festival Of Archaeology 2016

Victorian Ice Wells And Petrified Poo: It's The Festival Of Archaeology 2016

Plus flint knapping, deer skin tanning and an amazing church organ.
Deal Of The Day: Party At Kensington's Roof Gardens

Deal Of The Day: Party At Kensington's Roof Gardens

Spot the flamingoes.
Instagranimals: London's Happiest Animals On Instagram

Instagranimals: London's Happiest Animals On Instagram

So much more than pigeons.
Nature-ist: Chiswick Riverside

Nature-ist: Chiswick Riverside

Walk the Thames path westwards.
Cody Dock Riverside Path Garden Springs To Life

Cody Dock Riverside Path Garden Springs To Life

Launches Greener Streets: Better Lives campaign.
Enjoy A Unique Valentine's Day On London's South Bank

Enjoy A Unique Valentine's Day On London's South Bank

The perfect place to make a romantic statement.
Free Exhibition Commemorates Battle Of Somme

Free Exhibition Commemorates Battle Of Somme

Poignant photos.
Things To Do Today: Wednesday 13 April 2016

Things To Do Today: Wednesday 13 April 2016

Sparrows of Paris and the pelicans of St James's Park.
Things To Do In London: Wednesday 6 April 2016

Things To Do In London: Wednesday 6 April 2016

Discover the Serengeti or spring into love.
Eat Cheese In A Treehouse And Wear A Virtual Reality Headset, In A Cemetery

Eat Cheese In A Treehouse And Wear A Virtual Reality Headset, In A Cemetery

That'll be Shuffle then.
Explore The Heygate Estate's Urban Forest

Explore The Heygate Estate's Urban Forest

Nope, we're not bark-ing mad.
Nature-ist: Harleyford Road and Bonnington Square

Nature-ist: Harleyford Road and Bonnington Square

We find little bit of the green stuff in busy bustly Kennington.
Nature-ist: In Which We Go A-Foraging

Nature-ist: In Which We Go A-Foraging

Picking plants in Peckham.
See Big-Name Art On Meridian Line Trail

See Big-Name Art On Meridian Line Trail

Cogitate as you perambulate.
Green Teasers: The Best Open Garden Squares On Instagram

Green Teasers: The Best Open Garden Squares On Instagram

Picturesque parks and gorgeous gardens.
Deal Of The Day: Beer By The River Festival

Deal Of The Day: Beer By The River Festival

A lazy afternoon of craft brews and street grub.
Things To Do In London Today: Wednesday 27 April 2016

Things To Do In London Today: Wednesday 27 April 2016

Brian May and the Stones' photographer.
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.
Abseil Your Way Down The ArcelorMittal Orbit

Abseil Your Way Down The ArcelorMittal Orbit

80 metres high, but views stretching for 20 miles.
Come Face To Face With Wildlife Of The Thames

Come Face To Face With Wildlife Of The Thames

Go rockpooling in Chiswick.
Deal Of The Day: Tickets To Be:Fit London From £9

Deal Of The Day: Tickets To Be:Fit London From £9

Go from procrastination to motivation.
Nature-ist: Nightingale Gardens

Nature-ist: Nightingale Gardens

A formal Haringey garden fallen into wondrous wild neglect.
Festival Declares Its Love For The Lea

Festival Declares Its Love For The Lea

Music, talks and pond dipping in Walthamstow this weekend.
The Thames Is Getting A Floating Festival

The Thames Is Getting A Floating Festival

Well, a miniature one anyway.
London On The Cheap: 4 - 9 September

London On The Cheap: 4 - 9 September

Get Counting In The Big Garden Birdwatch 2016

Get Counting In The Big Garden Birdwatch 2016

Annual RSPB event takes place this weekend.
Hope, A Skip And A Jump At King’s Cross

Hope, A Skip And A Jump At King’s Cross

Behind the scenes of the Skip Garden.
It's Dogs Vs. Humans At Battersea Mud Run

It's Dogs Vs. Humans At Battersea Mud Run

All for a good cause.
Street Art Festival Scoops Grant

Street Art Festival Scoops Grant

Cash will be used for paint and equipment.
Short Stories About London Wanted

Short Stories About London Wanted

Your theme = summertime.
Register Now For The Big London Night Walk

Register Now For The Big London Night Walk

12 mile walk to help rough sleepers.
Nature-ist: Nunhead Cemetery

Nature-ist: Nunhead Cemetery

A wonderfully imposing semi-wild cemetery surrounded by iron gates.
Preview: Peckham and Nunhead Free Film Festival

Preview: Peckham and Nunhead Free Film Festival

You Choose: Which Of These Sculptures Should Join The Line?

You Choose: Which Of These Sculptures Should Join The Line?

Artist Michael Craig-Martin has given you a choice of three.
Horticultural Heroes And Gardens To Make You Smile

Horticultural Heroes And Gardens To Make You Smile

Gardening Against the Odds Awards.
What's It Like Organising A Street Art Festival?

What's It Like Organising A Street Art Festival?

Not easy.
How To Climb Trees In London: New Book Goes Out On A Limb

How To Climb Trees In London: New Book Goes Out On A Limb

The Tree Climber's Guide, reviewed.
London Tree Week Explores The Green City

London Tree Week Explores The Green City

You won't be-leaf how much is happening.
Free Activity Sessions For Families This Summer

Free Activity Sessions For Families This Summer

Holiday fun without denting the budget.
Londonist Out Loud: On Your Bike

Londonist Out Loud: On Your Bike

Can a cycling fan convince N Quentin Woolf to take up the activity?
Nature-ist: Tower Hamlets Cemetery

Nature-ist: Tower Hamlets Cemetery

33 acres of woodland and meadow in east London.
Test Your Pedal Power At London's Pop-Up Velodrome

Test Your Pedal Power At London's Pop-Up Velodrome

StreetVelodrome pop-up returns to Broadgate.
Nature-ist: Mount Street Gardens

Nature-ist: Mount Street Gardens

A microclimate in Mayfair.
Londonist Out Loud: Harbour Porpoises In The Thames

Londonist Out Loud: Harbour Porpoises In The Thames

What's NQW doing in Ipswich?
Lost In London: A Tranquil Read About The City's Wild Outdoors

Lost In London: A Tranquil Read About The City's Wild Outdoors

A loving ode to London's Landscapes.
Nature-ist: Antrim Gardens And Allotments

Nature-ist: Antrim Gardens And Allotments

Belsize Park gardens containing architectural curiosities.
Deal Of The Day: Climb The ArcelorMittal Orbit For Half-Price

Deal Of The Day: Climb The ArcelorMittal Orbit For Half-Price

Enjoy the views with a friend for £15.
Nature-ist: Camley Street Natural Park

Nature-ist: Camley Street Natural Park

A shoebox wetland, a wildflower meadow and mixed woodlands.
How Fast Is Spring Spreading Across London?

How Fast Is Spring Spreading Across London?

The Big Spring Watch needs you.
Adventurers Paddle The Thames For Science And Charity

Adventurers Paddle The Thames For Science And Charity

An 11 day expedition, testing the water from source to sea.
Event Preview: Grave Passions at Nunhead Cemetery

Event Preview: Grave Passions at Nunhead Cemetery

A guided tour with a difference to celebrate lesbian history.
Video: See London From The Treetops

Video: See London From The Treetops

We go tree climbing with expert Jack Cooke.
Think You Could Walk 50km Around London In One Night?

Think You Could Walk 50km Around London In One Night?

Raise money for Dimbleby Cancer Care.
Tonight: After Hours At ZSL London Zoo

Tonight: After Hours At ZSL London Zoo

Talk to the animals.
Cycling London: Two New Books Offer Route Advice

Cycling London: Two New Books Offer Route Advice

Explore the city and the best hills.
Paralympic Cauldron Lit In Trafalgar Square

Paralympic Cauldron Lit In Trafalgar Square

Paralympic flame arrives in London very early in the morning.
Venture Into The Park After Dark At Lights Festival

Venture Into The Park After Dark At Lights Festival

Puppetry, dance and illumination.
Don't Miss The Canoe Slalom World Championships In London

Don't Miss The Canoe Slalom World Championships In London

Splashing fun at Lee Valley.
Nature-ist: St Mary Magdalene Church Garden

Nature-ist: St Mary Magdalene Church Garden

A 200 year old public park and former burial ground.
Search The Thames For A Small Fish That Smells Like Cucumber

Search The Thames For A Small Fish That Smells Like Cucumber

And get involved in the river's wildlife conservation.
Nature-ist Revisits: Bellenden Road Nature Garden

Nature-ist Revisits: Bellenden Road Nature Garden

In which we revisit the scene of our first ever Nature-ist feature.
Deal Of The Day: Ice Skating At Winterville

Deal Of The Day: Ice Skating At Winterville

From £3.50.
Nature-ist: St Luke’s Gardens, Chelsea

Nature-ist: St Luke’s Gardens, Chelsea

Peace and quiet in Chelsea...just watch out for Victorian Batmen.
Nature-ist: Cute Autumn Critter of the Day

Nature-ist: Cute Autumn Critter of the Day

Friday Photos: Crocuses

Friday Photos: Crocuses

Or croci, if you prefer.
Dive Into The European Aquatics Championships This May

Dive Into The European Aquatics Championships This May

At the stunning London Aquatics Centre.
Nature-ist: Margravine Cemetery, Hammersmith

Nature-ist: Margravine Cemetery, Hammersmith

A thoroughly delightful Garden of Rest amid the office blocks of west London.
Bonkers Bikes And Champion Cyclists Compete In Free Bike Race

Bonkers Bikes And Champion Cyclists Compete In Free Bike Race

London Nocturne celebrates 10th birthday with a new St Paul's location.
National Paralympic Day: World-Class Sport And Activities Galore

National Paralympic Day: World-Class Sport And Activities Galore

Three amazing days at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.
Anchorman v Bridget Jones & Ferris Bueller v The Plastics: Seeing Double In Kings Cross

Anchorman v Bridget Jones & Ferris Bueller v The Plastics: Seeing Double In Kings Cross

Plus some silent disco headphones.
Deal Of The Day: £10 Street Art Tour

Deal Of The Day: £10 Street Art Tour

Explore the arty streets of Camden.
Stay Up All Night For Homelessness At The Big Tramp

Stay Up All Night For Homelessness At The Big Tramp

Explore the city and raise money for an excellent cause.
Nature-ist: Oxleas Woods & Severndroog Castle

Nature-ist: Oxleas Woods & Severndroog Castle

Nature-ist: The Winter Gardens, Regent's Park

Nature-ist: The Winter Gardens, Regent's Park

Conifers, winter-hardy ornamentals, and gnarly trees that look good in the nude.
Bank Holiday Family Fun: Tudors At The Tower Family Festival

Bank Holiday Family Fun: Tudors At The Tower Family Festival

Everyone loves the Tudors.
Help Create The World's Largest Edible Park

Help Create The World's Largest Edible Park

The Big Dig is back this weekend.
#ZooViews: London Zoo Animals Are Periscope's Newest Stars

#ZooViews: London Zoo Animals Are Periscope's Newest Stars

Lemurs and penguins and otters, oh my!
Greening The Grey At Hampton Court Palace Flower Show

Greening The Grey At Hampton Court Palace Flower Show

Plus flowers, gardens, maze and giant scarecrow.
Nature-ist: Westway Garden, Ladbroke Grove

Nature-ist: Westway Garden, Ladbroke Grove

A surprisingly quiet slice of green behind Ladbroke Grove station.
This Is How To Go For A Run In London

This Is How To Go For A Run In London

AND she had to deal with weekend transport.
Nature-ist: West Norwood Cemetery

Nature-ist: West Norwood Cemetery

Cemetery built on the site of the ancient Great North Wood.
Tramp Round London At Night For Cardboard Citizens

Tramp Round London At Night For Cardboard Citizens

Raise money, learn and have fun.
Get Mucky On The Foreshore For The Big Thames Tidy

Get Mucky On The Foreshore For The Big Thames Tidy

Contribute to Thames River Watch.
Nature-ist: Brompton Cemetery

Nature-ist: Brompton Cemetery

40 acres worth of green space sandwiched between Brompton Road, Fulham Road and Stamford Bridge football ground.
Nature-ist: King Henry's Walk Garden

Nature-ist: King Henry's Walk Garden

A thriving, award-winning, organic community garden and peaceful green space.
Londonist Out Loud: A Podcast About London, 14 February 2014

Londonist Out Loud: A Podcast About London, 14 February 2014

Exploring Chiswick House and Gardens with N Quentin Woolf.
Music Interview: Guillemots

Music Interview: Guillemots

Fyfe Dangerfield takes us on a musical and culinary trip through his favourite London haunts.
Londonist Out Loud: A Podcast About London, 29 November 2013

Londonist Out Loud: A Podcast About London, 29 November 2013

The Canning Town Caravenserai, with N Quentin Woolf
Nature-ist: Brockley Cemetery

Nature-ist: Brockley Cemetery

A romantic, overgrown, meadowy and wistful burial ground.
Nature-ist: Surrey Canal Walk

Nature-ist: Surrey Canal Walk

A bit of historical-but-filled-in canal full of green stuff in Peckham.
Messing About On The River: Two Great Watery Kids' Shows

Messing About On The River: Two Great Watery Kids' Shows

Wind in the Willows and the Puppet Barge.
Londonist Weekly: The Gay Games, Central Line Trivia & Peckham Pubs

Londonist Weekly: The Gay Games, Central Line Trivia & Peckham Pubs

Catch up on the best of Londonist from last week.
Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

Wednesday news. And it's all good for once.
Deal Of The Day: Ski And Snowboard Show With Hot Chip DJ Set

Deal Of The Day: Ski And Snowboard Show With Hot Chip DJ Set

£9 off all things snowsporty.
Join In The Big Butterfly Count

Join In The Big Butterfly Count

Do your bit for conservation.
Capability Brown-Inspired Artists Wanted For London Exhibition

Capability Brown-Inspired Artists Wanted For London Exhibition

Orleans House Gallery celebrates 300 years of the landscape designer.
Video: Vauxhall City Farm's Blindfold Barnyard

Video: Vauxhall City Farm's Blindfold Barnyard

Part of RLSB's London Without Limits festival.
Deal Of The Day: Half-Price London Graffiti Workshop

Deal Of The Day: Half-Price London Graffiti Workshop

Get your graff on for £25.
London On The Cheap: 13-19 May

London On The Cheap: 13-19 May

Nature-ist: Canonbury Telephone Exchange

Nature-ist: Canonbury Telephone Exchange

A formerly formal front garden gone wild.
Greening For Gasholder No. 8

Greening For Gasholder No. 8

Nature-ist: St. Andrew's Gardens

Nature-ist: St. Andrew's Gardens

The least distinguished of Bloomsbury's old burial grounds.
Nature-ist: Culpeper Community Garden

Nature-ist: Culpeper Community Garden

A small city park and community environmental project.
Islington To Be Deflowered

Islington To Be Deflowered

Nature-ist: Highgate West Cemetery

Nature-ist: Highgate West Cemetery

A natural woodland park jam packed with graves and riddled with ivy.
Nature-ist: The Quaker Garden

Nature-ist: The Quaker Garden

A contemplative city lunch spot.
Sunday Seasoning #3

Sunday Seasoning #3

Deal Of The Day: Pétanque And Drinks At Roof East In Stratford

Deal Of The Day: Pétanque And Drinks At Roof East In Stratford

Play the game.
Nature-ist: Regents Canal Path

Nature-ist: Regents Canal Path

A waterway walk from Little Venice to Limehouse.
London On The Cheap: 20-26 Feb

London On The Cheap: 20-26 Feb

Nature-ist Owl Alert

Nature-ist Owl Alert

Feathered news, especially for the owl fanciers amongst you.
London On The Cheap: Resolutions

London On The Cheap: Resolutions

Celebrate Your Green Corners

Celebrate Your Green Corners

On Your Marks, Get Set, It's Girl Kart Grand Prix!

On Your Marks, Get Set, It's Girl Kart Grand Prix!

Go go kart racing with London Play.
Vote For Local London Causes In The National Lottery Awards

Vote For Local London Causes In The National Lottery Awards

Finalists fight for £2,000 cash prizes.
Nature-ist: Featherstone Street

Nature-ist: Featherstone Street

A 'pocket park' behind car-choked Old Street.
Nature-ist: Kirkwood Nature Garden

Nature-ist: Kirkwood Nature Garden

A disused road/railway embankment which has been given back to nature.
Populist: July 26 - August 1

Populist: July 26 - August 1

Wild Food And Spring Bulbs This Weekend

Wild Food And Spring Bulbs This Weekend

The Nature-ist Interview: Jon Best, Ecology Officer

The Nature-ist Interview: Jon Best, Ecology Officer

Weekend Round-Up

Weekend Round-Up

Populist: August 30 - September 5

Populist: August 30 - September 5

Nature-ist: Waterlow Park

Nature-ist: Waterlow Park

A meadow full of stunning wildflowers in the middle of an undulating park.
Populist: June 14 - 20

Populist: June 14 - 20

Populist: May 24 - 30

Populist: May 24 - 30

Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

Last Minute Nature-ist Listing: Foraging Walk in Peckham

Last Minute Nature-ist Listing: Foraging Walk in Peckham

Populist: 27 June - 3 July

Populist: 27 June - 3 July

Darwin Photographic Competition

Darwin Photographic Competition

Nature-ist Newsflash: Elm Trees to Make a Comeback

Nature-ist Newsflash: Elm Trees to Make a Comeback

Money For Myddleton House Gardens

Money For Myddleton House Gardens

Natural London

Natural London

Last Minute Listing: Bat Tour Of Tower Hamlets Cemetery

Last Minute Listing: Bat Tour Of Tower Hamlets Cemetery

Nature-ist: London Wildlife Gardening Centre

Nature-ist: London Wildlife Gardening Centre

A secret garden teeming with life in Peckham.
Populist: May 31 - June 6

Populist: May 31 - June 6

Nature-ist Star Wins Green Corner Award

Nature-ist Star Wins Green Corner Award

Weekend Walk: A Canalside Amble Through West London

Weekend Walk: A Canalside Amble Through West London

Including two unbelievable beer gardens.
Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

Nature-ist News Flash: Ducks Win the Lottery

Nature-ist News Flash: Ducks Win the Lottery

Populist: July 12 - 18

Populist: July 12 - 18

Nature-ist News Flash

Nature-ist News Flash

Nature-ist News Flash

Nature-ist News Flash

Shanking Saplings

Shanking Saplings

Populist: 1-7 March

Populist: 1-7 March

Populist: 7-13 December

Populist: 7-13 December

Nature-ist: Lyndhurst Way Railway Sidings

Nature-ist: Lyndhurst Way Railway Sidings

A profusion of nettles, wild flowers, ivy, honeysuckle, and lobelia in Peckham.
Nature-ist: London Wildlife Gardening Centre Seedling Plantation

Nature-ist: London Wildlife Gardening Centre Seedling Plantation

A fairy glade in Peckham.
London has a new bridge, open now

London has a new bridge, open now

Take a stroll over London's newest bridge
Firework Displays In London

Firework Displays In London

Where to get your fix of whizzbangs
Give the museums a miss and check out Secret Adventures

Give the museums a miss and check out Secret Adventures

See the city differently.
City views don't get much better than this

City views don't get much better than this

A pub crawl with a difference.
Pokemon Go And London: What You Need To Know

Pokemon Go And London: What You Need To Know

City goes Pikachu mad.
Where To Watch Fireworks In London On Bonfire Night 2015

Where To Watch Fireworks In London On Bonfire Night 2015

Ooohs and aaahs.
Where To Watch Fireworks on Bonfire Night In London

Where To Watch Fireworks on Bonfire Night In London

Firework displays across the city.
A Beautiful Cycle Route In South London

A Beautiful Cycle Route In South London

Nine miles of great views.
The BFG's Left Dream Jars All Over London... Can You Find Them?

The BFG's Left Dream Jars All Over London... Can You Find Them?

Time for a phizz-whizzing art trail.
Where To Watch Wimbledon 2017 If You Haven't Got A Ticket

Where To Watch Wimbledon 2017 If You Haven't Got A Ticket

No Centre Court ticket? No problem.
King's Cross Pond To Close Next Month

King's Cross Pond To Close Next Month

The petition already has a lot of support
Going to this huge Brexit march tomorrow?

Going to this huge Brexit march tomorrow?

For anyone who refuses to believe 'Brexit means Brxit'
If you visit Leicester Square next month, prepare to be serenaded by see-saws

If you visit Leicester Square next month, prepare to be serenaded by see-saws

See-saws have upped their game since we were kids.
Hidden Pubs And Less-Visited Histories On The Thames

Hidden Pubs And Less-Visited Histories On The Thames

A day out with MBNA Thames Clippers.
Must-Read Guide To The Notting Hill Carnival 2016

Must-Read Guide To The Notting Hill Carnival 2016

It actually lasts two and a HALF days.
Your chance to 'fly' across the Thames.

Your chance to 'fly' across the Thames.

Helping raise £1m for hospital research centre
Have You Been To Covent Garden's Secret Garden?

Have You Been To Covent Garden's Secret Garden?

Would you miss it if it closed?
Where To Go Ice Skating In London At Christmas 2016

Where To Go Ice Skating In London At Christmas 2016

A festive classic.
Brixton's Electric Avenue has had a facelift

Brixton's Electric Avenue has had a facelift

Brixton street gets a spruce up
See The Salesman First And For Free In Trafalgar Square

See The Salesman First And For Free In Trafalgar Square

London premiere is a snub to Trump's 'Muslim ban'
Alternative Ideas For Family Christmas Fun In London 2016

Alternative Ideas For Family Christmas Fun In London 2016

Some of the best Christmas treats are free.
Get Your Tickets Now For The Alexandra Palace Fireworks Show

Get Your Tickets Now For The Alexandra Palace Fireworks Show

And don't forget the beer festival
Ticket Alert: Rooftop Film Club Is Back

Ticket Alert: Rooftop Film Club Is Back

Book your deckchair from this morning.
London's Best Beaches

London's Best Beaches

Fetch the suncream.
Try This Weekend Walk From Highgate To Stokey

Try This Weekend Walk From Highgate To Stokey

Walk along an abandoned railway.
Alexandra Palace's Fireworks Festival Is Going To Be Epic

Alexandra Palace's Fireworks Festival Is Going To Be Epic

More than just a dynamite display over one of London's best views
Your Photos: London's Burning

Your Photos: London's Burning

Relive the festival here
Massive Rebecca Adlington Statue Appears In The Serpentine

Massive Rebecca Adlington Statue Appears In The Serpentine

Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the water.
Forty Hall: Escape To The Country Without Leaving London

Forty Hall: Escape To The Country Without Leaving London

Escape to the country without leaving London.
The London Eye Will Turn Gold Tonight At 9pm

The London Eye Will Turn Gold Tonight At 9pm

Riverside attraction celebrates Olympics.
Catch a free concert in King's Cross:

Catch a free concert in King's Cross:

Lewis Cubitt Square comes to life.
A Closer Look At Some Of London's 10,000 Lions

A Closer Look At Some Of London's 10,000 Lions

That's right, 10,000.
In Photos: Notting Hill Carnival 2016

In Photos: Notting Hill Carnival 2016

All the colours of Carnival.
What Are The Strange Mounds On The Banks Of The Thames?

What Are The Strange Mounds On The Banks Of The Thames?

Be part of the solution.
Follow A New Sculpture Trail In Your Lunch Hour

Follow A New Sculpture Trail In Your Lunch Hour

Works by Caro, Lucas and Turk.
5 things to do to make the most of Night Tube (spon):

5 things to do to make the most of Night Tube (spon):

Make the most of the night time.
London's Parks Look Beautiful In These Sketches

London's Parks Look Beautiful In These Sketches

We can't wait for this exhibition
Here's Where To Find Pokémon On London's Canals

Here's Where To Find Pokémon On London's Canals

Gotta catch 'em all.
London's Best Alternative Fitness Events For July

London's Best Alternative Fitness Events For July

Get out of the gym and see the city.
The RHS London Summer Urban Garden Show Is Here

The RHS London Summer Urban Garden Show Is Here

Got green fingers?
Weird Sculptures Fill The Square Mile

Weird Sculptures Fill The Square Mile

Hirst, Wallinger and co.
Should London Erect A Statue Of Barack Obama?

Should London Erect A Statue Of Barack Obama?

Maybe outside the new embassy?
Explore The Gherkin With These Free Family Fun Days

Explore The Gherkin With These Free Family Fun Days

London's brilliant festival for the architects of the future
Gallery: 26 Post-War Sculptures Listed In London

Gallery: 26 Post-War Sculptures Listed In London

Hepworth and Gormley's work among those protected.
Hear The Voice Of God In London

Hear The Voice Of God In London

New Bankside art installation will make your eyeballs vibrate
Free Guided Walks In London For One Weekend Only

Free Guided Walks In London For One Weekend Only

Book your place now.
The New Serpentine Pavilion Is Here And It's Part Waterfall

The New Serpentine Pavilion Is Here And It's Part Waterfall

A structure that engages with the volatility of British summer weather
Don't Miss Ally Pally's Night To Remember

Don't Miss Ally Pally's Night To Remember

But get your tickets quickly.
Should we declare London a National Park City?

Should we declare London a National Park City?

Wayne Hemingway and school beekeepers on the same stage.
Ditch The Tube, Take Your Bike On Wednesday

Ditch The Tube, Take Your Bike On Wednesday

Safety in numbers.
Get Muddy In The Name Of Cancer Research UK

Get Muddy In The Name Of Cancer Research UK

This isn't just another 5K.
Discover The Blue Plaques Of Covent Garden And Bloomsbury

Discover The Blue Plaques Of Covent Garden And Bloomsbury

A special year for the scheme.
Raise Money For Breast Cancer Care By Walking London At Night

Raise Money For Breast Cancer Care By Walking London At Night

Up for the challenge?