Best Of Londonist: 10 September 2017

Your Sunday morning best of Londonist weekly round-up.


Five London Pubs With a Shady Past

From the Devil's Tavern to The Bucket of Blood.

Where to Get Naked in London

"You stop half way round to put sun cream on and you try not to make it too erotic!"

Is This London's Most Expensive Ice Cream?

Sprinkled with edible diamonds

Everything You Need to Know About Big Ben

It is time.

We Want Your Images of Tenuous Tube Ads

Some of this stuff is hardly Mad Men quality.

Brutal to the Beautiful: The World Press Photo Exhibition

From poaching to protests, through some very graphic images

Been for a Boogie at One of These Intimate Nightclubs?

London's best small, sweaty rooms.

Ever Noticed This Castle Near Old Street Roundabout?

Behind it lies a secret garden.

These 5 Things Are Annoying Us in London Right Now

Since when were unicorns rainbow coloured?

When Seven People Were Killed by the Same Lightning Bolt

Killed in a shelter.

Behind the Scenes in Westminster's Victoria Tower

Home to a 345m long scroll.

26 Dance Shows to See in London This Autumn From Just £3

We've got our seats booked.

Is This Central London's Ugliest Building?

Like an iceberg with gout.

London Fashion Week Festival Is the Ultimate Shopper's Day Out

Time to get your hands on the latest A/W trends

Three Renaissance Masters in One Room in This Free Exhibition

A trio of brilliance.

Food Review: A Hidden Treasure in St John's Wood

A sumptuous mix of sweet and savoury.

This Cricket Club Plays Its Matches on the M25

Something to ponder next time you're stuck in traffic.

100 Places Just Off the M25

Plan your weekends with this map.

Say Hello to Autumm With This Food, Music and Arts Festival

See out summer and say hello to autumn.

Delicious Dumplings at Tea Room in Soho

Getting the crispy/chewy balance just right.

This Exhibition Is a Matter of Life and Death, as Old Meets New

Freeze dried flowers explode in slow motion.

Peek Inside This Swanky Mayfair Flat

Precious artworks in the bathroom.

The Bars and Hotels Where London's Spies Met Up

Some of them genuinely hid behind newspapers

Idiots Filmed Jumping Off Moving DLR Train

It's illegal by the way.

London Eccentrics: The Hermit of Dulwich

One of London's lesser-known eccentrics.

Is Tooting One of the Coolest Places on Earth?

How Sadiq's stomping ground gained global cool

What Do You Make of TfL's New App?

Downloaded it yet?

Learn the Art of Filmmaking for Free at London City Island's Great New Masterclasses

Yep, they're free

The Police Have a Special Catering Van Called TEAPOT 1

Ever spotted TEAPOT 1, the emergency tea vehicle?

Ever Heard of Tom, Leadenhall Market's Resident Goose?

Time for a wild goose chase.

Food Review: Dolce Vita in Deptford

A new baby sister for Peckham's Artusi.

The Best Beer Festivals in London in September 2017

Supping in style.

London's Best Cafes to Take Your Dog

Take Rover for a ristretto.

London to Liverpool Trains More Popular Than Liverpool to London Ones

Does this mean Londoners are slowly turning to into Scousers?

Would You Be Willing to Cook Your Own Dinner at This DIY Hot Pot Restaurant?

Cook your own dinner.

TfL Instructs New App Taxify to Stop Taking Bookings

Concerns over its licence.