Articles by Chris Lockie

London Festival Guide 2016

London Festival Guide 2016

The best (and the more dubious) from May-November. | By Chris Lockie
If Jeremy Corbyn Were Mayor Of London...
Opinion

If Jeremy Corbyn Were Mayor Of London...

Imagining London if Labour hadn't gone bonkers last year. | By Chris Lockie
Six Reasons We're Not Talking About George Galloway
Opinion

Six Reasons We're Not Talking About George Galloway

He doesn't need us anyway. | By Chris Lockie
David Bowie: The Death Of A London Hero

David Bowie: The Death Of A London Hero

Saying goodbye to a favourite son. | By Chris Lockie
Why You Should Take A Black Cab, Not An Uber
Opinion

Why You Should Take A Black Cab, Not An Uber

You're killing the trade. Yes, you. | By Chris Lockie
The Reddit Guide To London

The Reddit Guide To London

Funny buggers, this lot. | 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?

Why was he so special? | By Chris Lockie
North London Rules (Football, At Least)

North London Rules (Football, At Least)

Londonist Football League topped by frightful foes. | 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

Bugger the rugger. | By Chris Lockie
Surviving The Rugby World Cup In London

Surviving The Rugby World Cup In London

Six weeks it lasts. We can't believe it either. | By Chris Lockie
The Monster Returns: Football Season Preview 2015-16

The Monster Returns: Football Season Preview 2015-16

But...there's still cricket on. | By Chris Lockie
Not Even Eric Roberts Can Save A Hitman In London

Not Even Eric Roberts Can Save A Hitman In London

A very, very, very, very bad film, reviewed. | By Chris Lockie ★☆☆☆☆
Music And Movies Collide At New Everyman Festival

Music And Movies Collide At New Everyman Festival

Rock and roll, jazz and cowboys. | By Chris Lockie
Age Of Kill, A Breathtakingly Bad London Film, Reviewed

Age Of Kill, A Breathtakingly Bad London Film, Reviewed

This film's crap, let's slash the seats. | By Chris Lockie ★☆☆☆☆
10 Proms Not To Miss This Summer

10 Proms Not To Miss This Summer

Jarvis Cocker, BBC Asian Network, Attenborough and other classics. | By Chris Lockie
Londonist Football League Winners Announced; Public Remain Calm

Londonist Football League Winners Announced; Public Remain Calm

Nobody saw this coming. | By Chris Lockie
Independent Berks Standing In The Election In London

Independent Berks Standing In The Election In London

Read on to see why that's not libellous. | By Chris Lockie
Vote Londonist: A Manifesto For A Stranger City

Vote Londonist: A Manifesto For A Stranger City

Yeah that's right: WE'RE in charge now. | By Chris Lockie
Filthy Fulham Elbow Their Way Through The Londonist Football League

Filthy Fulham Elbow Their Way Through The Londonist Football League

QPR are top! Only joking. | By Chris Lockie
London's Famous Joes

London's Famous Joes

Because it's International Joe Day, and you can't stop us. | By Chris Lockie
Cash For Questions: Would You Crowdfund A Prospective MP?

Cash For Questions: Would You Crowdfund A Prospective MP?

If you're Green, you might have to. | By Chris Lockie
Turns Out Republica Are Somehow Still Ready To Go

Turns Out Republica Are Somehow Still Ready To Go

On the rooftops shouting out, interminably. | 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

Londony ideas that need a few bob. | By Chris Lockie
London's Unsung Musical Women

London's Unsung Musical Women

Ten women celebrated for International Women's Day. | By Chris Lockie
Randy Addicks And Reality Stars In The Londonist Football League

Randy Addicks And Reality Stars In The Londonist Football League

Not forgetting Harry's dodgy knee. | By Chris Lockie
The Music Of Human Rights

The Music Of Human Rights

Three films on music's role in rights and democracy. | 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

Touchy feely at Southbank Centre. | By Chris Lockie
Charlie Chaplin And Co: London's Musical Oscar Stars

Charlie Chaplin And Co: London's Musical Oscar Stars

With Gary Yershon joining their ranks this weekend. | By Chris Lockie
World Sevens Rugby At Twickenham: Darth Vaders Required

World Sevens Rugby At Twickenham: Darth Vaders Required

Luke, I am your fly-half. | 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

Invest in tea or beer: whichever's your cup of... drink. | 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

Burt's 'Life in Song' hasn't been half bad. | By Chris Lockie
Arsenal Negotiate January Mostly Quite Well, Unlike Millwall

Arsenal Negotiate January Mostly Quite Well, Unlike Millwall

The Londonist Football League, because we want to. | By Chris Lockie
Another Incredible Transfer Deadline Day For London's Football Clubs

Another Incredible Transfer Deadline Day For London's Football Clubs

It's the biggest day in the football calendar, no really, honest, etc. | 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

Stereophonics and Noel Gallagher also involved. | By Chris Lockie
Get Down To A Gig For Independent Venue Week

Get Down To A Gig For Independent Venue Week

A week of shows celebrating the little guy. | By Chris Lockie
The Barbican Announces Gigantic Classical Programme For 2015-16

The Barbican Announces Gigantic Classical Programme For 2015-16

Super Bowl soprano and a great deal of Bach. | 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

Popularity is an inexplicable thing. | 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

Bastille, Ride, The Vaccines, Duran Duran and You Me At Six. | By Chris Lockie
9 London Songs To Make Blue Monday Even Worse

9 London Songs To Make Blue Monday Even Worse

Yes we know it's cobblers, but it's OK to be gloomy sometimes. | By Chris Lockie
Crowdfunding: Undead Animals, A Rocky Horror Sequel And Filthy Dreams

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

And you'll read it for the filthy dreams, won't you? | 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

He also went to Brussels, but it was rubbish. | 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

The grateful return of live music to our cold, dull lives. | By Chris Lockie
Ping Pong Is The New Darts At Alexandra Palace

Ping Pong Is The New Darts At Alexandra Palace

Balls replace arrows later this month. | By Chris Lockie
Tottenham Loom Ominously In The Londonist Football League

Tottenham Loom Ominously In The Londonist Football League

Spurs on the march; Leyton Orient still hard as. | By Chris Lockie
London Music Predictions For 2015

London Music Predictions For 2015

Releases, anniversaries and reunions galore. | By Chris Lockie
From Football To Kabbadi: London Sport In 2014

From Football To Kabbadi: London Sport In 2014

We really rule at korfball. | By Chris Lockie
The Best London Christmas Album In The World...Ever

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

The essential Christmas album, full of classic favourites, or something. | By Chris Lockie
Why Christmas In London Sucks

Why Christmas In London Sucks

Chris Lockie's got beef. | By Chris Lockie