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Chris Lockie

Chris Lockie

Contributing Editor

In an attempt to dispel the harrowing memories of teenage years spent in a part of darkest Somerset so remote the bus to civilisation came just once a week, Chris has energetically thrown himself into London life since 1996. He recently spent five whole pounds on an online census search to prove his family origins are around the Highbury area. He now calls Finchley home and enjoys pubs, music, and any combination of the two.

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London Festival Guide 2016

London Festival Guide 2016

By Chris Lockie
If Jeremy Corbyn Were Mayor Of London...
Opinion

If Jeremy Corbyn Were Mayor Of London...

By Chris Lockie
Six Reasons We're Not Talking About George Galloway
Opinion

Six Reasons We're Not Talking About George Galloway

By Chris Lockie
David Bowie: The Death Of A London Hero

David Bowie: The Death Of A London Hero

By Chris Lockie
Why You Should Take A Black Cab, Not An Uber
Opinion

Why You Should Take A Black Cab, Not An Uber

By Chris Lockie
The Reddit Guide To London

The Reddit Guide To London

By Chris Lockie
Who Was St Botolph And Why Are So Many London Churches Named After Him?

Who Was St Botolph And Why Are So Many London Churches Named After Him?

By Chris Lockie
North London Rules (Football, At Least)

North London Rules (Football, At Least)

By Chris Lockie
First Blood To West Ham As The Londonist Football League Returns

First Blood To West Ham As The Londonist Football League Returns

By Chris Lockie
Surviving The Rugby World Cup In London

Surviving The Rugby World Cup In London

By Chris Lockie
The Monster Returns: Football Season Preview 2015-16

The Monster Returns: Football Season Preview 2015-16

By Chris Lockie
Not Even Eric Roberts Can Save A Hitman In London

Not Even Eric Roberts Can Save A Hitman In London

By Chris Lockie ★☆☆☆☆
Music And Movies Collide At New Everyman Festival

Music And Movies Collide At New Everyman Festival

By Chris Lockie
Age Of Kill, A Breathtakingly Bad London Film, Reviewed

Age Of Kill, A Breathtakingly Bad London Film, Reviewed

By Chris Lockie ★☆☆☆☆
10 Proms Not To Miss This Summer

10 Proms Not To Miss This Summer

By Chris Lockie
Londonist Football League Winners Announced; Public Remain Calm

Londonist Football League Winners Announced; Public Remain Calm

By Chris Lockie
Independent Berks Standing In The Election In London

Independent Berks Standing In The Election In London

By Chris Lockie
Vote Londonist: A Manifesto For A Stranger City

Vote Londonist: A Manifesto For A Stranger City

By Chris Lockie
Filthy Fulham Elbow Their Way Through The Londonist Football League

Filthy Fulham Elbow Their Way Through The Londonist Football League

By Chris Lockie
London's Famous Joes

London's Famous Joes

By Chris Lockie
Cash For Questions: Would You Crowdfund A Prospective MP?

Cash For Questions: Would You Crowdfund A Prospective MP?

By Chris Lockie
Turns Out Republica Are Somehow Still Ready To Go

Turns Out Republica Are Somehow Still Ready To Go

By Chris Lockie
Crowdfunding: Vintage Gaming, Hot Sauce And The Death Of The East End's Pubs

Crowdfunding: Vintage Gaming, Hot Sauce And The Death Of The East End's Pubs

By Chris Lockie
London's Unsung Musical Women

London's Unsung Musical Women

By Chris Lockie
Randy Addicks And Reality Stars In The Londonist Football League

Randy Addicks And Reality Stars In The Londonist Football League

By Chris Lockie
The Music Of Human Rights

The Music Of Human Rights

By Chris Lockie
Blindfolded, Sung To And Hugged: New Show Will Invade Your Space

Blindfolded, Sung To And Hugged: New Show Will Invade Your Space

By Chris Lockie
Charlie Chaplin And Co: London's Musical Oscar Stars

Charlie Chaplin And Co: London's Musical Oscar Stars

By Chris Lockie
World Sevens Rugby At Twickenham: Darth Vaders Required

World Sevens Rugby At Twickenham: Darth Vaders Required

By Chris Lockie
Crowdfunding: The Dark Side Of The Cup, And How To Make Your Mates Look Like Mugs

Crowdfunding: The Dark Side Of The Cup, And How To Make Your Mates Look Like Mugs

By Chris Lockie
Burt Bacharach To Keep Raindrops Off His Head At Royal Festival Hall

Burt Bacharach To Keep Raindrops Off His Head At Royal Festival Hall

By Chris Lockie
Arsenal Negotiate January Mostly Quite Well, Unlike Millwall

Arsenal Negotiate January Mostly Quite Well, Unlike Millwall

By Chris Lockie
Another Incredible Transfer Deadline Day For London's Football Clubs

Another Incredible Transfer Deadline Day For London's Football Clubs

By Chris Lockie
The Who, Van Morrison, Paul Weller To Play Albert Hall For Teenage Cancer Trust

The Who, Van Morrison, Paul Weller To Play Albert Hall For Teenage Cancer Trust

By Chris Lockie
Get Down To A Gig For Independent Venue Week

Get Down To A Gig For Independent Venue Week

By Chris Lockie
The Barbican Announces Gigantic Classical Programme For 2015-16

The Barbican Announces Gigantic Classical Programme For 2015-16

By Chris Lockie
Ticket Alert: Meghan Trainor Brings Her Chilling Bugglegum Pop To West London

Ticket Alert: Meghan Trainor Brings Her Chilling Bugglegum Pop To West London

By Chris Lockie
See A Huge Band In A Tiny Venue And Help Change the World

See A Huge Band In A Tiny Venue And Help Change the World

By Chris Lockie
9 London Songs To Make Blue Monday Even Worse

9 London Songs To Make Blue Monday Even Worse

By Chris Lockie
Crowdfunding: Undead Animals, A Rocky Horror Sequel And Filthy Dreams

Crowdfunding: Undead Animals, A Rocky Horror Sequel And Filthy Dreams

By Chris Lockie
Mozart In London Explores The Young Maestro's Best Ever Holiday

Mozart In London Explores The Young Maestro's Best Ever Holiday

By Chris Lockie
Artrocker's New Blood Festival Arrives To Help You Ditch Dry January

Artrocker's New Blood Festival Arrives To Help You Ditch Dry January

By Chris Lockie
Ping Pong Is The New Darts At Alexandra Palace

Ping Pong Is The New Darts At Alexandra Palace

By Chris Lockie
Tottenham Loom Ominously In The Londonist Football League

Tottenham Loom Ominously In The Londonist Football League

By Chris Lockie
London Music Predictions For 2015

London Music Predictions For 2015

By Chris Lockie
From Football To Kabbadi: London Sport In 2014

From Football To Kabbadi: London Sport In 2014

By Chris Lockie
The Best London Christmas Album In The World...Ever

The Best London Christmas Album In The World...Ever

By Chris Lockie
Why Christmas In London Sucks

Why Christmas In London Sucks

By Chris Lockie