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11 exhibitions you won't want to miss in September

11 exhibitions you won't want to miss in September

Exhibitions and art fairs for every taste.
Wellcome Collection Does It Again With Another Great Exhibition

Wellcome Collection Does It Again With Another Great Exhibition

Free to visit
The Scythians Have Ridden Into The British Museum

The Scythians Have Ridden Into The British Museum

War, trade and diplomacy.
Why Does Camden Have A Bridge Over Nothing?

Why Does Camden Have A Bridge Over Nothing?

Why's it even there?
Take a look at these fascinating photos of Camden through the years

Take a look at these fascinating photos of Camden through the years

Before the markets even existed.
7 Secrets Of The Borough Of Camden

7 Secrets Of The Borough Of Camden

It nearly had a very different name...
Bet You Didn't Know This About Bloomsbury

Bet You Didn't Know This About Bloomsbury

How many of these did you know?
"They're pushing us to the side" - speaking to the goths of Camden

"They're pushing us to the side" - speaking to the goths of Camden

Is it still a place for the different tribes to "get in their uniform?"
10 Great Things In The Borough Of Camden

10 Great Things In The Borough Of Camden

What are your favourite things about Camden?
Unusual Things To Do In Camden Town

Unusual Things To Do In Camden Town

Things to do that don't involve markets.
Where's The Golden Freddie Mercury Statue Gone?

Where's The Golden Freddie Mercury Statue Gone?

We will shock you.
The best and worst exhibitions on in London right now

The best and worst exhibitions on in London right now

Which ones do you want to see?
London has some amazingly colourful streets - check out these photos

London has some amazingly colourful streets - check out these photos

From Covent Garden to Kentish Town.
Behind the scenes at King's Cross station

Behind the scenes at King's Cross station

Did you know it also has a blank clock face?
Euston Arch: Let's Not Rebuild It

Euston Arch: Let's Not Rebuild It

Just look at it.
A Secret Tunnel Under Euston Road

A Secret Tunnel Under Euston Road

Tunnels, rooftop views and giant sculpture.
Why Are There So Many World's End Pubs In London?

Why Are There So Many World's End Pubs In London?

Hint: not because of anything apocalyptic.
Where To Be Punk In London

Where To Be Punk In London

Pockets of London where Punk is still alive.
The Best Outdoor Lunch Places In London

The Best Outdoor Lunch Places In London

Sweet sandwich spots.
Is There Still An Irish Enclave Of London?

Is There Still An Irish Enclave Of London?

"Well, someone had to live here."
Who Built The Pirate Castle On Regent's Canal?

Who Built The Pirate Castle On Regent's Canal?

This man created much of London's skyline... but he also built A PIRATE CASTLE!
Loving these sweeping panaoramas of London's high streets ->

Loving these sweeping panaoramas of London's high streets ->

Who says high streets are all the same?
Why London's Nightlife Needs Sleazing Up

Why London's Nightlife Needs Sleazing Up

"Hipster Culture 2.0 looks worryingly like Hipster Culture 1.0 with a corporate, sanitised twist"
London Locations With Music In Their Veins

London Locations With Music In Their Veins

Match the genre to the area.
Where To Eat And Drink In… Camden

Where To Eat And Drink In… Camden

The area's best lunches, restaurants, pubs and bars.
Where Are The Best Pubs In Euston?

Where Are The Best Pubs In Euston?

Join us for a pub crawl round four Euston favourites.
7 Alternative Family Days Out In London

7 Alternative Family Days Out In London

Do something different.
The Best Of Camden Town In Photos

The Best Of Camden Town In Photos

Not all tourist tat.
New King's Cross Map Shows Platform 9 3/4

New King's Cross Map Shows Platform 9 3/4

Off to Hogwarts? This might help.
The 10 Best Family-Friendly Art Galleries In London

The 10 Best Family-Friendly Art Galleries In London

Educate and entertain your kids.
10 Exhibitions To Look Forward To In 2016

10 Exhibitions To Look Forward To In 2016

We're excited.
Where To Get Gelato In London

Where To Get Gelato In London

Fantastico frozen treats.
London's Biggest Beaches Are Back

London's Biggest Beaches Are Back

Sun yourself on the NW Riviera.
London's Forgotten Disasters: Ice Skating Tragedy In Regent's Park

London's Forgotten Disasters: Ice Skating Tragedy In Regent's Park

When 40 people died in this most tranquil of spots.
In Pictures: The New King's Cross Station Concourse

In Pictures: The New King's Cross Station Concourse

Some photographs from the newly-completed station, courtesy of Network Rail.
Video: Secrets Of London's Canals – Camden To Little Venice And Beyond

Video: Secrets Of London's Canals – Camden To Little Venice And Beyond

Exotic birds and a bridge that blew up.
Christ To Rise On Primrose Hill?

Christ To Rise On Primrose Hill?

Copy of famous Rio statue could grace the north London viewpoint.
New Banksy Street Art Mentions Tox

New Banksy Street Art Mentions Tox

The serial tagger gets the Banksy treatment.
Sherlock: The Pub Quiz

Sherlock: The Pub Quiz

The game is on!
Opening Today: Camden Beach (Yes, Really)

Opening Today: Camden Beach (Yes, Really)

There's sand, but no sea. And we're not promising any sun either
Review: Start The Fans Please, The Crystal Maze Is Back And It's A-maze-ing

Review: Start The Fans Please, The Crystal Maze Is Back And It's A-maze-ing

Mumsey would approve.
Video: Secrets Of St Pancras International

Video: Secrets Of St Pancras International

On the roof, in the clock tower...
The Beach Is Back

The Beach Is Back

150 tonnes of sand dumped at Camden Roundhouse.
Gluten-Free Food Festival In Camden This Weekend

Gluten-Free Food Festival In Camden This Weekend

Rejoice all ye coeliacs and wheat wary.
Top 10 Autumn Art Exhibitions

Top 10 Autumn Art Exhibitions

Picks from the major galleries.
Get Lost In A Multicoloured Mist At Wellcome Collection

Get Lost In A Multicoloured Mist At Wellcome Collection

Meditative and memorable.
11 Art Exhibitions To Look Forward To In 2015

11 Art Exhibitions To Look Forward To In 2015

Rubens, Goya, Hepworth and more.
Enter The Ballot For iTunes Festival 2013

Enter The Ballot For iTunes Festival 2013

Arctic Monkeys, QOTSA and more for free?
Giant LEGO Advent Calendar Arrives In Covent Garden

Giant LEGO Advent Calendar Arrives In Covent Garden

Doors will be opened every day at 4pm.
Breaking News: Camden Market on Fire

Breaking News: Camden Market on Fire

Granary Square Opens In King's Cross

Granary Square Opens In King's Cross

New public space the size of Trafalgar Square
Video: Do You Know What Your Mobile Is Doing Behind Your Back?

Video: Do You Know What Your Mobile Is Doing Behind Your Back?

You thought it was your friend.
Video: Paddington Basin's Incredible Bridges

Video: Paddington Basin's Incredible Bridges

One rolls, the other splays.
Oddities Of London's Borough Borders

Oddities Of London's Borough Borders

Including a park that straddles two boroughs.
London Blend: Attendant, A Cafe In A Toilet

London Blend: Attendant, A Cafe In A Toilet

A caffeine fix for when you're caught short.
360-Degree Gigapixel Image Of London From Top Of BT Tower

360-Degree Gigapixel Image Of London From Top Of BT Tower

Zoom around an incredibly detailed panorama of London.
London Burger Bash: Six Of London's Finest Burger-Makers Compete

London Burger Bash: Six Of London's Finest Burger-Makers Compete

So, think you like burgers, huh? You ain't seen nothing yet, mother flippers
Fifty Years Of The BT Tower

Fifty Years Of The BT Tower

Bombs and Butlins: the BT Tower's half century.
A Glimpse At Google's New King's Cross HQ

A Glimpse At Google's New King's Cross HQ

Plan for search giant's new office submitted.
Mail Rail: Inside London's Post Office Tube Line

Mail Rail: Inside London's Post Office Tube Line

Photos of the mothballed railway at Mount Pleasant.
Where Are The Best Pubs In Queen's Park And Kilburn?

Where Are The Best Pubs In Queen's Park And Kilburn?

Part Q of our epic pub crawl.
Are These London's Most Exciting Future Public Spaces?

Are These London's Most Exciting Future Public Spaces?

Artists' impressions of imminent plans.
Camden loses legendary pub landlord

Camden loses legendary pub landlord

Pat Quinn was a stalwart.
Street Food Under The Stars At Camden Lock

Street Food Under The Stars At Camden Lock

Night Market returns for five Thursdays.
Video: Inside The Fleet Sewer

Video: Inside The Fleet Sewer

A paddle through a feculent river beneath Camden.
See A Tube Map Made From LEGO

See A Tube Map Made From LEGO

Latest celebration of the network's 150th anniversary.
Earn Too Much For Council Housing? Camden Is Here To Help

Earn Too Much For Council Housing? Camden Is Here To Help

New housing company for intermediate rents.
Finally, Someone's Said It: Developers Up Yours

Finally, Someone's Said It: Developers Up Yours

Postcards parody developer-speak.
Roller Skating Returns To King's Cross

Roller Skating Returns To King's Cross

New rink open day and night.
How Will HS2 Affect London?

How Will HS2 Affect London?

It's not all about links oop north.
New Bar: eSports @ Meltdown

New Bar: eSports @ Meltdown

Magic, monsters and tanks with your pint, sir?
Game Of Thrones Pub Quiz

Game Of Thrones Pub Quiz

Camden-based geekery is coming.
Video: Secrets Of London's Canals – City Road To Camden

Video: Secrets Of London's Canals – City Road To Camden

A floating bookshop and a former ice store.
Preview: King's Cross Ice Cream Festival

Preview: King's Cross Ice Cream Festival

How cool?
Listen Up: Ou Est Le Swimming Pool?

Listen Up: Ou Est Le Swimming Pool?

Camden Lock Live Rocks The Regent’s Canal This Friday

Camden Lock Live Rocks The Regent’s Canal This Friday

Free one-day festival with food and choons.
Demolition Of King's Cross Canopy Begins

Demolition Of King's Cross Canopy Begins

Unloved eyesore makes way for new public square.
Street Food: Eat.St Is Dead, Long Live KERB

Street Food: Eat.St Is Dead, Long Live KERB

The popular King's Cross food collective gets a new name, new location and more ambition.
Camden Beach Returns To The Roundhouse

Camden Beach Returns To The Roundhouse

Costa del Camden.
Amy Winehouse-Inspired Events Throughout September

Amy Winehouse-Inspired Events Throughout September

Mark the songstress' birthday for charity.
HS2: Camden Saved But Euston Could Get Bigger

HS2: Camden Saved But Euston Could Get Bigger

Euston Arch gets government backing, too.
Londonist Out Loud: A Library For The Mad?

Londonist Out Loud: A Library For The Mad?

Inside the Wellcome Library's Reading Room.
Banksy Camden Town Work Covered Up

Banksy Camden Town Work Covered Up

This one's for keeps, while Tox faces a prison sentence.
Witches And Wicked Bodies At British Museum

Witches And Wicked Bodies At British Museum

Witches, demons and kidnapped babies
Twin Festivals As King's Cross Square Opens

Twin Festivals As King's Cross Square Opens

Victorian street entertainment.
The Rise Of The Camden Street Art Scene

The Rise Of The Camden Street Art Scene

Street art of NW1.
London Dating: This Week's Best Dates

London Dating: This Week's Best Dates

Art & time, outdoor film, fringe fun, walks and Ping!
Banksy-Style Queen And Soldier On New Oxford Street

Banksy-Style Queen And Soldier On New Oxford Street

Giant royalty in the West End.
Festival Of The Planets Lands In London

Festival Of The Planets Lands In London

Space-themed talks and exhibitions.
Hirst, McQueen, Tuttle And More: Catch These Art Exhibitions

Hirst, McQueen, Tuttle And More: Catch These Art Exhibitions

What are the big shows on right now, and are they any good?
Alice Travels Down The Rabbit-hole At The British Library

Alice Travels Down The Rabbit-hole At The British Library

Flamingo and hedgehog croquet anyone?
Is Camden Really Getting A Cereal Killer Café?

Is Camden Really Getting A Cereal Killer Café?

Bowling the concept out.
New Plan To Redevelop Centre Point

New Plan To Redevelop Centre Point

Iconic tower to get ground-level plaza and could be converted into residential units.
Name The New Streets Of King's Cross

Name The New Streets Of King's Cross

New development seeks your input.
October's Most Talked About Art Exhibitions

October's Most Talked About Art Exhibitions

Two new galleries, stunning photographs and human body parts.
"London's Best Fish & Chip Shop" Opens Camden Restaurant

"London's Best Fish & Chip Shop" Opens Camden Restaurant

Spitalfields favourite Poppies comes to Hawley Terrace.
Camden Crawl Shelved Until 2014

Camden Crawl Shelved Until 2014

Organisers work on 2014 revamp.
New Plans For Euston High-Speed Station Revealed

New Plans For Euston High-Speed Station Revealed

16 years to build.
Listed Buildings And Architecture At London Zoo

Listed Buildings And Architecture At London Zoo

It's not all about the animals.
Camden Crawl Line-Up Announced

Camden Crawl Line-Up Announced

Yes, it's time to battle through Camden's crowds to check out the best new indiepop.
A BFG Exhibition Is Coming And Our Inner Child Is Excited

A BFG Exhibition Is Coming And Our Inner Child Is Excited

Quentin Blake drawings that didn't make the cut.
Follow The Bear And Discover Hidden Paddington

Follow The Bear And Discover Hidden Paddington

Family fun with a new free trail.
The Majesty Of Greek Sculpture: Defining Beauty At The British Museum

The Majesty Of Greek Sculpture: Defining Beauty At The British Museum

A fantastic blockbuster exhibition that delivers on the hype.
September's Most Talked About Art Exhibitions

September's Most Talked About Art Exhibitions

Free diving, a shark and a wheelchair machine gun.
London Blend: Free State Coffee, Holborn

London Blend: Free State Coffee, Holborn

A welcoming new cafe on the edge of Sicilian Avenue.
The Crazy Golf Course Of Camden Town

The Crazy Golf Course Of Camden Town

A touch of the seaside on a Camden housing estate.
The Rapping Dogs Of North London

The Rapping Dogs Of North London

Where the bitches at?
The Ancient Lives Of Eight Mummies At The British Museum

The Ancient Lives Of Eight Mummies At The British Museum

Eight mummies each tell a different story in this insightful exhibition
Why Does Camden Have London's Lowest Homelessness Numbers?

Why Does Camden Have London's Lowest Homelessness Numbers?

We found out.
Woman Badly Injured After Falling From New Bus For London

Woman Badly Injured After Falling From New Bus For London

Suffers a head injury after falling from rear platform.
King's Cross Gasholder Park Plans Approved

King's Cross Gasholder Park Plans Approved

Finally. Five years and counting.
St Pancras International Gets A Sinister New Clock

St Pancras International Gets A Sinister New Clock

Latest artwork adds twin timepiece.
London's Best Wine Bars: The Remedy, Fitzrovia

London's Best Wine Bars: The Remedy, Fitzrovia

Adding to our series on recommended wine bars.
Try Photography, Food Or Coding At Camden Create Festival

Try Photography, Food Or Coding At Camden Create Festival

Inaugural festival covers almost every facet of creativity.
A-Z Pub Crawl: Where Is The Best Pub In Farringdon And Clerkenwell?

A-Z Pub Crawl: Where Is The Best Pub In Farringdon And Clerkenwell?

Vote now, then join us on the pub crawl.
London At War: The First Bombs To Hit Central London

London At War: The First Bombs To Hit Central London

Zeppelin raid killed 22.
A Photographic History Of London Online

A Photographic History Of London Online

A free website filled with British photographs.
Camden Town Fire: The Day After

Camden Town Fire: The Day After

Walrus Found In London Grave

Walrus Found In London Grave

Here's a clue for you all... the walrus was Paul.
The British Biscuit Festival @ The Brunswick Shopping Centre

The British Biscuit Festival @ The Brunswick Shopping Centre

Celebrating cookies, custard creams and chocolate-coated digestives...
The Field Of Forty Footsteps

The Field Of Forty Footsteps

Bloomsbury's ghostly footprints.
Watch Road Movies At The Kings Cross Filling Station

Watch Road Movies At The Kings Cross Filling Station

Thelma & Louise, Badlands and more at former petrol station.
Twisted Ballerinas: Belle Epoque Dark Circus Party

Twisted Ballerinas: Belle Epoque Dark Circus Party

Subversive circus at Bloomsbury Ballroom.
Video: Secrets Of Paddington Station

Video: Secrets Of Paddington Station

161 years old today!
Curzon Bloomsbury Opens Its Cinema Doors With The Auteur Film Festival

Curzon Bloomsbury Opens Its Cinema Doors With The Auteur Film Festival

See some of the best films ever made.
Friday Photos: Punks Of London

Friday Photos: Punks Of London

From London Underground staff to dogs.
First Look Inside The Guardian's New Cultural Space At King's Cross

First Look Inside The Guardian's New Cultural Space At King's Cross

King's Cross rail shed to get new life.
A-Z Pub Crawl: Where Is The Best Pub In Euston?

A-Z Pub Crawl: Where Is The Best Pub In Euston?

Vote for your favourites, then join us on part 'E' of our epic pub crawl.
May's Most Talked About Art Exhibitions

May's Most Talked About Art Exhibitions

Guns, taxidermy, a birthday and a molten drum kit.
Fukushima To Tie Dye: London's Most Talked About Exhibitions

Fukushima To Tie Dye: London's Most Talked About Exhibitions

A condensed view of London's art scene.
Red Hot Chili Peppers Announce Free KOKO Gig

Red Hot Chili Peppers Announce Free KOKO Gig

Want a ticket? The BBC give it away, give it away, give it away now.
New Bar Review: Camden Town Brewery Bar

New Bar Review: Camden Town Brewery Bar

Sample the local brewery's finest at its new Kentish Town bar.
Camden Market To Float On Stock Exchange

Camden Market To Float On Stock Exchange

Owner hopes to raise £100m.
Our Pick Of London's Most Talked-About New Art Exhibitions

Our Pick Of London's Most Talked-About New Art Exhibitions

Creepy sound art and a piano on fire.
Video: LEGO Tube Maps Unveiled

Video: LEGO Tube Maps Unveiled

We talk to the people behind the five brickish maps, currently on show around the network.
Experience Stockhausen's KLANG Inside Timepiece

Experience Stockhausen's KLANG Inside Timepiece

A sensory experience of the hours.
Camden Crawl Moves To October

Camden Crawl Moves To October

The Camden Crawl moves from May to brighten up October.
Napoleonic Propaganda At The British Museum

Napoleonic Propaganda At The British Museum

Crude humour and satirical insight.
Mail Rail: A Photographic Exhibition

Mail Rail: A Photographic Exhibition

The ghost tube line revealed.
Prepare For Serious Nostalgia At This Quentin Blake Gallery

Prepare For Serious Nostalgia At This Quentin Blake Gallery

New space dedicated to illustrator's work.
Scary All-Dayer For Camden This Halloween

Scary All-Dayer For Camden This Halloween

There will be (fake) blood.
What's The Best Pub In Kentish Town?

What's The Best Pub In Kentish Town?

Vote now, then join us on the pub crawl.
Breaking Bad: The Pub Quiz

Breaking Bad: The Pub Quiz

The Monarch's latest crowd-puller.
Warhol To Yves Klein: London's Most Talked About Exhibitions

Warhol To Yves Klein: London's Most Talked About Exhibitions

Soup cans and dancing.
Jazz Cafe To Reopen After £3m Refit

Jazz Cafe To Reopen After £3m Refit

Venue was closed in February.
Remembering Amy Winehouse, Two Years On

Remembering Amy Winehouse, Two Years On

Art, photos and charity tributes.
Once Upon A Christmas: Wild And Wacky Panto On The Streets Of Covent Garden

Once Upon A Christmas: Wild And Wacky Panto On The Streets Of Covent Garden

Site-specific fun, and good for your elf.
Theatre Review: A Midsummer Night’s Dream @ Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre

Theatre Review: A Midsummer Night’s Dream @ Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre

A heady mix of dreamy passion and high comedy.
A History Of Germany At British Museum

A History Of Germany At British Museum

A 600 year journey from the Holy Roman Empire to today.
Giant Clouds Floating In St Pancras Station

Giant Clouds Floating In St Pancras Station

New artwork revealed this morning.
Lock Live Kicks Off Camden Market's Summer Season

Lock Live Kicks Off Camden Market's Summer Season

Free one-day boutique urban festival.
Art, Knowledge & Imagination: Bloomsbury Festival 2013

Art, Knowledge & Imagination: Bloomsbury Festival 2013

Hundreds of free things to see and do.
Try A Peep Show Pub Quiz

Try A Peep Show Pub Quiz

Celebrate the final season with some trivia.
Victorian Gasholder Returns To King's Cross Skyline

Victorian Gasholder Returns To King's Cross Skyline

1850's landmark will become playground and event space.
Suede And Keane Headline Kenwood's Outdoor Summer Concerts

Suede And Keane Headline Kenwood's Outdoor Summer Concerts

Plus opera, Gershwin, Singin' in the Rain and choral works.
Treasures From Sunken Cities At The British Museum, Reviewed

Treasures From Sunken Cities At The British Museum, Reviewed

Stunning statues in a must see exhibition.
Is Virtual Reality The Future Of Art? Jon Rafman At Zabludowicz Collection Reviewed

Is Virtual Reality The Future Of Art? Jon Rafman At Zabludowicz Collection Reviewed

Animal costume bondage and a ball pit.
What's For Lunch? Loaf, Tottenham Court Road

What's For Lunch? Loaf, Tottenham Court Road

Toastie heaven.
Places And Spaces: A Crossrail Exhibition In Bloomsbury

Places And Spaces: A Crossrail Exhibition In Bloomsbury

New London Architecture's new show.
Dining Beyond Zone 1: The Earl Derby

Dining Beyond Zone 1: The Earl Derby

Beer, burgers, Chas and Dave come in a Kilburn gastropub.
Queen Visits Baker Street Tube Station

Queen Visits Baker Street Tube Station

Duke of Edinburgh and Duchess of Cambridge make up an august trio of trainspotters.
Omnivore: Where To Buy Pierogi

Omnivore: Where To Buy Pierogi

Light Art To Business Cards: January's Most Talked About Art Exhibitions

Light Art To Business Cards: January's Most Talked About Art Exhibitions

From Peckham to Mayfair.
Stones From Euston Arch Go On Display

Stones From Euston Arch Go On Display

Campaign grows to rebuild the monument.
Three London Buildings Nominated For Carbuncle Cup

Three London Buildings Nominated For Carbuncle Cup

Shoreditch tower block, Lambeth hotel, Cally Road facadism.
Amy Winehouse Statue To Be Unveiled At Camden Stables

Amy Winehouse Statue To Be Unveiled At Camden Stables

Tribute to singer unveiled next month.
Best New Food Shops: Quality Chop House Food Shop & Butcher

Best New Food Shops: Quality Chop House Food Shop & Butcher

New store on Farringdon Road.
AHA! It's The Alan Partridge Pub Quiz

AHA! It's The Alan Partridge Pub Quiz

More fun than monkey tennis.
Paddle Board Your Way Down Paddington Basin

Paddle Board Your Way Down Paddington Basin

A leisurely return journey between Paddington and Camden.
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.
July's Most Talked About Art Exhibitions

July's Most Talked About Art Exhibitions

Nuclear explosions, hooded figures and fleshy nudes.
The Fish & Chip Detective: Oliver's, Haverstock Hill

The Fish & Chip Detective: Oliver's, Haverstock Hill

Fish and chips aplenty, from this Camden takeaway and restaurant.
Silly Season: Three Wacky Races This Weekend

Silly Season: Three Wacky Races This Weekend

The Chap Olympiad, Tedfest and Soho Waiter's Race.
Londonist Reviews:  The Diner Camden

Londonist Reviews: The Diner Camden

London Types: Graphic Design At CSM's New Granary Building

London Types: Graphic Design At CSM's New Granary Building

London-themed exhibition in the new building's windows
See A Site-Specific Performance In The Abandoned Aldwych Tube Station

See A Site-Specific Performance In The Abandoned Aldwych Tube Station

Explore your own urban existence and inevitable demise in this season of carefully composed concerts.
Exhibition Review: Murder In The Library! @ The British Library

Exhibition Review: Murder In The Library! @ The British Library

A celebration of crime fiction comes to the British Library.
Green Leader Natalie Bennett On Austerity, HS2 And Housing

Green Leader Natalie Bennett On Austerity, HS2 And Housing

"Live in London on £6.50 an hour? Pff. It can’t be done."
The Best Independent Art Exhibitions of 2015

The Best Independent Art Exhibitions of 2015

It's not all about the blockbusters.
Beautiful Science At The British Library

Beautiful Science At The British Library

New exhibition of data visualisation, old-school and modern.
Richard Serra Constructs Monumental Sculptures

Richard Serra Constructs Monumental Sculptures

Precarious giant steel sculptures.
UCL Leases Doomed, Alien-Infested Building

UCL Leases Doomed, Alien-Infested Building

Hampstead Road outpost for the university.
Redevelopment Plan For Centre Point Approved

Redevelopment Plan For Centre Point Approved

Iconic 1960s building to become flats.
What Does Jamie T Really Think About London?

What Does Jamie T Really Think About London?

Singer says 'not really bothered'; Londonist disagrees.
Boris Johnson Signs Off Mount Pleasant Development

Boris Johnson Signs Off Mount Pleasant Development

24% meant for affordable housing, but not that affordable.
London's Most Rock And Roll Street Party Returns To Camden

London's Most Rock And Roll Street Party Returns To Camden

Camden Rocks, and people roll (home, late).
Photographs Of A Foggy London By Albert Zhang

Photographs Of A Foggy London By Albert Zhang

Stunning photographs.
Best New Food Shops: Paul A Young At Heal’s

Best New Food Shops: Paul A Young At Heal’s

Chocolate as a craft.
Time Out Sign Removed From Tottenham Court Road

Time Out Sign Removed From Tottenham Court Road

Neon logo packed up ahead of office move.
The Best Museum Exhibitions Of 2015

The Best Museum Exhibitions Of 2015

What do you think of our top 10?
Five Things You Have To See At The Freud Museum

Five Things You Have To See At The Freud Museum

Why did Sigmund stroke his marble baboon?
Torture Porn Puppetry And Virtual Reality: London's Most Talked About Exhibitions

Torture Porn Puppetry And Virtual Reality: London's Most Talked About Exhibitions

The best and worst of London's art scene.
Review: Tosca @ The Royal Opera House

Review: Tosca @ The Royal Opera House

Powerful Puccini with a visceral narrative punch.
Preview: Curious Courses @ City Lit

Preview: Curious Courses @ City Lit

The course is only revealed on the night. Perhaps your talent will be too.
Google To Build New HQ At King's Cross

Google To Build New HQ At King's Cross

Search giant plans £1bn new home.
Pop Up Screens Announces Summer Film Programme

Pop Up Screens Announces Summer Film Programme

30 shows in a packed programme, particularly favouring west London.
Ordinary Roman Life And Extraordinary Death In Pompeii And Herculaneum At British Museum

Ordinary Roman Life And Extraordinary Death In Pompeii And Herculaneum At British Museum

You'll never be this close to ancient Romans again.
Amy Winehouse Found Dead In Camden

Amy Winehouse Found Dead In Camden

The troubled singer was found dead this afternoon.
Manga For Girls Is Beautifully Illustrated, Reviewed

Manga For Girls Is Beautifully Illustrated, Reviewed

A genre unknown to us.
Mog, Tiger and Pink Rabbit Come To Life At The Jewish Museum: Review

Mog, Tiger and Pink Rabbit Come To Life At The Jewish Museum: Review

Explore childhood favourites at fab new show.
Preview: The Bloomsbury Festival

Preview: The Bloomsbury Festival

Tours, music and plenty of bookish events in the annual festival this weekend.
New Restaurant Review: Orchard, Holborn

New Restaurant Review: Orchard, Holborn

New veggie cafe from Vanilla Black.
Camden To Double Cycling Space Around Torrington Place

Camden To Double Cycling Space Around Torrington Place

And it's happening by removing a lane of traffic.
Fancy Being A Lock Keeper? Here's Your Chance

Fancy Being A Lock Keeper? Here's Your Chance

Volunteers needed across London.
London Boroughs Depicted In Beautiful 'Sweet View' Prints

London Boroughs Depicted In Beautiful 'Sweet View' Prints

Residents of Camden, Greenwich, Hackney, Lambeth, Southwark, Tower Hamlets, Wandsworth and Westminster...here's something for your wall.
Google Maps Turns Surgeons Into Searchers

Google Maps Turns Surgeons Into Searchers

Freudian slip by the search giant.
Local History Talks In St Pancras Old Church

Local History Talks In St Pancras Old Church

Learn some history, in one of London's most history-packed sites.
London Blend: Department Of Coffee And Social Affairs

London Blend: Department Of Coffee And Social Affairs

Quirkily-named cafe at the heart of what is rapidly becoming London's coffee mecca.
Kara Walker's Controversial Art Tackles Racial Stereotypes

Kara Walker's Controversial Art Tackles Racial Stereotypes

Silhouettes tackle big issues.
Review: The Verdict On This Year's Frieze Art Fair

Review: The Verdict On This Year's Frieze Art Fair

Is this year's any good?
180+ Shows, 17 Venues, One Borough: Camden Fringe 2013

180+ Shows, 17 Venues, One Borough: Camden Fringe 2013

All fronted by a pigeon mime.
Which Exhibitions In London Are Worth Seeing Right Now?

Which Exhibitions In London Are Worth Seeing Right Now?

From the five-star to the zero-star.
Camden Crawl 2008 Line-up Announced

Camden Crawl 2008 Line-up Announced

Spring Station Sessions @ St Pancras International

Spring Station Sessions @ St Pancras International

Free music during rush hour? Don’t mind if we do.
Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

The day's news: including another cyclist killed, possible fire station closures and the unused cable car.
Restaurant Review: Breakfast At Wahaca

Restaurant Review: Breakfast At Wahaca

Early morning Mexican dining in Fitzrovia.
Sex And Death In Tibet At The Wellcome Collection, Reviewed

Sex And Death In Tibet At The Wellcome Collection, Reviewed

Explore a Tibetan temple.
Theatre Preview: Sprint Festival @ Camden People’s Theatre

Theatre Preview: Sprint Festival @ Camden People’s Theatre

Get ready for a month of quirky, innovative, experimental theatre.
Festival Review: Camden Crawl 2012

Festival Review: Camden Crawl 2012

Camden's crowds are no trouble as we hit the streets for the annual Crawl
Wallaby On The Loose In Highgate Cemetery

Wallaby On The Loose In Highgate Cemetery

Video shows marsupial tomb-bouncer.
What's For Lunch? Union Jacks, Central St Giles

What's For Lunch? Union Jacks, Central St Giles

Jamie teams up with an American pizza maestro for a new (and tasty) restaurant concept.
Ticket Alert: Wilko Johnson @ Koko

Ticket Alert: Wilko Johnson @ Koko

Dr Feelgood legend Wilko Johnson announces his farewell London concert
Stalinism And Giant Teeth: London's Most Talked-About Art Exhibitions

Stalinism And Giant Teeth: London's Most Talked-About Art Exhibitions

The good, the bad and the downright ugly.
Conrad Shawcross: Timepiece Opens At The Roundhouse

Conrad Shawcross: Timepiece Opens At The Roundhouse

Experience some very special events.
Hawley Arms

Hawley Arms

Butterflies To Shakespeare: London's Most Talked About Art Exhibitions

Butterflies To Shakespeare: London's Most Talked About Art Exhibitions

The best and worst from London's art scene.
Who Were The Celts? The British Museum Explains All

Who Were The Celts? The British Museum Explains All

Fabulous artefacts and lots of jewellery.
Comics Unmasked At The British Library

Comics Unmasked At The British Library

British comics get their overdue time in the spotlight.
London Blend: Damson Cafe, St Giles

London Blend: Damson Cafe, St Giles

Impressive new coffee stop in central London.
Kings Place Festival: From Jazz To Canal Trips

Kings Place Festival: From Jazz To Canal Trips

More than 100 events, for not much money.
Pop Up Screens Outdoor Cinema Season

Pop Up Screens Outdoor Cinema Season

Hopefully no longer rain affected.
The Rapperlympics: A Sword Dancing Rampage In Soho

The Rapperlympics: A Sword Dancing Rampage In Soho

An Irish, Morris, Mummers mash-up with swords and fiddles
See Towering Sand Dunes And Lakes So Salty They Don't Freeze

See Towering Sand Dunes And Lakes So Salty They Don't Freeze

Stunning South American landscape photography.
See Magna Carta And Its Legacy At The British Library

See Magna Carta And Its Legacy At The British Library

Seminal document gets public airing.
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?
Sugary Sailing: Try A Cake And Cocktails Canal Cruise

Sugary Sailing: Try A Cake And Cocktails Canal Cruise

EAT MORE CAKE.
The Best Blockbuster Art Exhibitions Of 2015

The Best Blockbuster Art Exhibitions Of 2015

Do you agree with our top 10?
Review: Robert Lepage Playing Cards 1: Spades @ Roundhouse

Review: Robert Lepage Playing Cards 1: Spades @ Roundhouse

Robert Lepage redefines in-the-round theatre with a warlike game of risk.
Alice Anderson Wraps Everything In Copper Wire ... And We Mean Everything

Alice Anderson Wraps Everything In Copper Wire ... And We Mean Everything

Shimmering mummification is ritualistic and visually bold.
Sex And Bling: December's Most Talked About Art Exhibitions

Sex And Bling: December's Most Talked About Art Exhibitions

Acrobatics, wounded instruments, Elvis and more.
Catch These Hot London Gigs Before They Sell Out

Catch These Hot London Gigs Before They Sell Out

Get 'em while you can.
Infamous City: Photos Of London's Darker Side

Infamous City: Photos Of London's Darker Side

Christmas cheer! It's a new exhibition of London murder scenes.
Preview: London Green Fair @ Regents Park

Preview: London Green Fair @ Regents Park

Environmentally friendly fun, and delicious food, 9-10 June.
Review: Brains @ Wellcome Collection

Review: Brains @ Wellcome Collection

See them sliced, poked, scanned and prodded.
The Thin Veil Of London: Explore The Capital's Mystical Side

The Thin Veil Of London: Explore The Capital's Mystical Side

A tour of Holborn and Bloomsbury with a sinister difference.
An Inside Look At Outsider Art From Japan At The Wellcome Collection

An Inside Look At Outsider Art From Japan At The Wellcome Collection

Is outsider art the creative process in its purest form?
Listen Up Music Interview: Tribes

Listen Up Music Interview: Tribes

We talk to the Camden based band - one of our 'ones to watch'
Video: A Drone Flyover Of Paddington Basin

Video: A Drone Flyover Of Paddington Basin

See the Fan Bridge in all its glory.
Ticket Alert: Nine Lessons And Carols For Godless People

Ticket Alert: Nine Lessons And Carols For Godless People

Annual Christmas shows are on sale.
Long Live Soho: Photo Portraits Of Its People And Places

Long Live Soho: Photo Portraits Of Its People And Places

By Jayne Taylor, MA Photographic Studies, University of Westminster.
"Royal" Baby Monkey Born At London Zoo

"Royal" Baby Monkey Born At London Zoo

And is duly named "Princess".
Live Music Preview: iTunes Festival 2012

Live Music Preview: iTunes Festival 2012

It's not too late to bag tickets to see Muse and other big names at the Roundhouse later this month.
The Albert

The Albert

Check out the beer garden.
Indigenous Australia At British Museum: Does It Offer More Than Controversy?

Indigenous Australia At British Museum: Does It Offer More Than Controversy?

Aboriginal paintings, shields and masks.
War At The Guardian: UCL Lunch Hour Lectures On Tour

War At The Guardian: UCL Lunch Hour Lectures On Tour

Free talks on WWI.
Standing The Heat: Taste Of London 2013

Standing The Heat: Taste Of London 2013

Head to Regent's Park this weekend for fun, food, frolics and hopefully some sunshine.
Tiger Cub Triplets Born At London Zoo

Tiger Cub Triplets Born At London Zoo

Three new rare Sumatran tigers.
Curious Kentish Town: New Book Finds Choice Oddities In NW5

Curious Kentish Town: New Book Finds Choice Oddities In NW5

From Boris the Cat to Matilda the Absurd.
Propaganda: A Very Persuasive Show At The British Library

Propaganda: A Very Persuasive Show At The British Library

From coins to posters to tweets: the British Library wants to persuade you that propaganda is everywhere.
Unseen Amy Winehouse Photos Go On Show At The Jewish Museum

Unseen Amy Winehouse Photos Go On Show At The Jewish Museum

Her brother, Alex, curates an intimate exhibition of Amy's photos and memorabilia.
Pharrell, Florence + The Machine, Disclosure And One Direction Will Play Apple Music Festival

Pharrell, Florence + The Machine, Disclosure And One Direction Will Play Apple Music Festival

Free gigs!
Guardian Launches New Events Series

Guardian Launches New Events Series

New venue also on the cards.
Biblio-Text: Black Gull Books

Biblio-Text: Black Gull Books

Unpublished Hitchhiker's Guide Material To Be Aired

Unpublished Hitchhiker's Guide Material To Be Aired

Chortle Comedy goes all bookish.
Pick Of The Camden Fringe: 3-9 August

Pick Of The Camden Fringe: 3-9 August

Comedy, theatre, more.
Try A Pub Quiz On Marvel's Cinematic Superheroes

Try A Pub Quiz On Marvel's Cinematic Superheroes

Plus Nintendo and George RR Martin quizzes.
New Plans For Camden Market Fire Site

New Plans For Camden Market Fire Site

London Blend: Tea And Tattle

London Blend: Tea And Tattle

Get away from the British Museum crowds.
Fortean London: A Ghost in Every Borough: Lambeth to Wandsworth

Fortean London: A Ghost in Every Borough: Lambeth to Wandsworth

Art Review: Polly Morgan @ All Visual Arts

Art Review: Polly Morgan @ All Visual Arts

Taking taxidermy in a bold and more macabre direction.
Bussy D’Ambois: Jacobean Tragedy In St Giles Church

Bussy D’Ambois: Jacobean Tragedy In St Giles Church

Performed on the graves of the playwrights.
Spoken Word Festival: The Last Word At Roundhouse

Spoken Word Festival: The Last Word At Roundhouse

Poetry, rap, music and theatre.
Review: West African Culture Arrives At The British Library

Review: West African Culture Arrives At The British Library

Find out how the banjo evolved.
A Pop-Up Tiger And Other Animal Tales At The British Library

A Pop-Up Tiger And Other Animal Tales At The British Library

Celebrating animals in literature.
Comedy Review: Pam Ann ‘You F’Coffee’ @ Bloomsbury Theatre

Comedy Review: Pam Ann ‘You F’Coffee’ @ Bloomsbury Theatre

Prepare cabin doors for some outrageous audience interaction.
London Dating: Speed Duetting, Doctor Who Or Foodie Firsts?

London Dating: Speed Duetting, Doctor Who Or Foodie Firsts?

Top London date ideas.
Doctor Who 50th Anniversary Pub Quiz

Doctor Who 50th Anniversary Pub Quiz

It's about time.
Encounters: Art Meets Science At The British Library

Encounters: Art Meets Science At The British Library

The BL teams up with its arty neighbour to put on an exhibition.
Art Review: Lenticular Prints @ Paul Stolper

Art Review: Lenticular Prints @ Paul Stolper

Can holographic images be more than just kitschy memorabilia?
Ticket Alert: Don't Miss These London Gigs

Ticket Alert: Don't Miss These London Gigs

Tickets hotter than the mosh pit at a Hot Hot Heat gig.
Ming: 50 Years That Changed China At British Museum

Ming: 50 Years That Changed China At British Museum

The Ming dynasty was much more than just decorative porcelain.
Two New Blue Plaques for London Unveiled Today

Two New Blue Plaques for London Unveiled Today

Commemorating Jean Rhys and Elizabeth Bowens' former abodes.
Exhibition Review: Mughal India @ British Library

Exhibition Review: Mughal India @ British Library

An immersive and excellent history lesson.
Art Preview: New Sensations 2012 + The Future Can Wait @ Victoria House

Art Preview: New Sensations 2012 + The Future Can Wait @ Victoria House

Over 50 exciting UK artists battle it out for two art prizes.
From The Bizarre To The Merely Macabre: Sculpture Season At The Grant Museum

From The Bizarre To The Merely Macabre: Sculpture Season At The Grant Museum

Art students rethink the zoological collection.
The Best Gigs In London This Week

The Best Gigs In London This Week

Indie or bassline, we've got you covered.
What Can You See In Six Hours At Camden Fringe?

What Can You See In Six Hours At Camden Fringe?

The random approach to Fringe-going.
Camden Crawl 2008: Day One Review

Camden Crawl 2008: Day One Review

See Hitchcock's The Birds On Outdoor Screen

See Hitchcock's The Birds On Outdoor Screen

Remember: they can smell fear.
Republic's 'Not The Royal Wedding' Street Party

Republic's 'Not The Royal Wedding' Street Party

"When I grow up I want to be president"
Modern Portraiture In Covent Garden

Modern Portraiture In Covent Garden

Melting faces and abstract portraits.
The Devil Is In The Detail, At Roundhouse's Utopia

The Devil Is In The Detail, At Roundhouse's Utopia

Storytelling on a grand scale.
A Masterclass In Drawing: Silver And Gold At The British Museum

A Masterclass In Drawing: Silver And Gold At The British Museum

Da Vinci, Durer, Botticelli and Rembrandt.
Art Review: A House Of Leaves @ David Roberts Art Foundation

Art Review: A House Of Leaves @ David Roberts Art Foundation

A new gallery space in Camden is inaugurated with an exhibition structured like a symphony.
My Night With Reg At The Apollo Theatre

My Night With Reg At The Apollo Theatre

West End transfer offers a night to remember.
How An Indian Restaurant Transforms Into A Recording Studio

How An Indian Restaurant Transforms Into A Recording Studio

Making tasty sounds.
Doctor Who Pub Quiz: It's About Time

Doctor Who Pub Quiz: It's About Time

"You could open a bottle of Becks with those eyebrows."
A Sky-High New Year's Eve Celebration With Fuerzabruta

A Sky-High New Year's Eve Celebration With Fuerzabruta

Party with aerial theatre and international DJs.
Watch Gigs For A Good Cause At London's Oxjam Mini-Fests

Watch Gigs For A Good Cause At London's Oxjam Mini-Fests

Ten mini-festivals all across the city.
A Cocktail Named Londonist

A Cocktail Named Londonist

Finally, immortalised in drink.
Bottom Pub Quiz In Kentish Town

Bottom Pub Quiz In Kentish Town

Frying pans at the ready.
The British Library Searches For A Northwest Passage

The British Library Searches For A Northwest Passage

In the footsteps of Franklin, Amundson...and Santa Claus.
London Blend: 3 Little Pigs At Black Truffle

London Blend: 3 Little Pigs At Black Truffle

What was once Warren Street's best kept coffee secret
Get 50% Off 10 Top Exhibitions With The National Art Pass

Get 50% Off 10 Top Exhibitions With The National Art Pass

Save over £60!
A Culinary Tour Of Argentina At Garufin, Holborn

A Culinary Tour Of Argentina At Garufin, Holborn

New restaurant departs from the steak stereotypes to offer regional delicacies.
Welcome, Watchers Of Illusion, To Knightmare Live

Welcome, Watchers Of Illusion, To Knightmare Live

Classic TV show on stage.
Camden, Covent Garden And Spitalfields Markets Celebrated In New Books

Camden, Covent Garden And Spitalfields Markets Celebrated In New Books

A trio of books approach their markets in very different ways.
Preview: Vauxhall Ampera x Super/Collider Science Weekend

Preview: Vauxhall Ampera x Super/Collider Science Weekend

Exploring the future of fuel in an old filling station.
Preview: Beer Night At The People's Supermarket

Preview: Beer Night At The People's Supermarket

Beer, food and music between the aisles.
Kinetica Art Fair Brings Robots And Technoart To London

Kinetica Art Fair Brings Robots And Technoart To London

Be moved, by art that moves.
Theatre Review: Grand Guignol @ Etcetera Theatre

Theatre Review: Grand Guignol @ Etcetera Theatre

"Scalpel. Forceps. Drill." Crunch. "Leucotome." Screams. And so begins the first of three stories from the Theatre Of The Damned who have brought their play Grand Guignol for its first full-length run.
Boo! BFI Monster Weekend Comes To British Museum

Boo! BFI Monster Weekend Comes To British Museum

Watch classic Gothic horror films in the Museum's forecourt.
The Eyes Follow You Down The Street

The Eyes Follow You Down The Street

New rotating oracular artwork for metropolis.
The Friday Photos: Street Food

The Friday Photos: Street Food

If only cameras captured smells...
London Gang Members Suffer High Levels Of Mental Illness

London Gang Members Suffer High Levels Of Mental Illness

New study links violence with psychiatric disorders.
New Restaurant Review: Namaaste Kitchen

New Restaurant Review: Namaaste Kitchen

Indian dining just got better with the launch of Namaaste Kitchen in Camden. Tandoor oven, Sigri and Tawa grills provide the food, while intricate spicing provides the thrills.
Amy Winehouse Funeral To Take Place Today

Amy Winehouse Funeral To Take Place Today

Troubled singer laid to rest.
UCL Lunch Hour Lectures Return

UCL Lunch Hour Lectures Return

Learn about Medieval sex and the importance of rap.
Camden Has UK's Most Blocked High Street

Camden Has UK's Most Blocked High Street

The Guide Dogs charity is not impressed.
Take A Dose Of Magical Realism At All Visual Arts

Take A Dose Of Magical Realism At All Visual Arts

Dark fantasy paintings include a skeleton version of Queen Elizabeth I and plants sprouting torsos.
Resolution! 2015: London's Biggest Showcase Of New Dance

Resolution! 2015: London's Biggest Showcase Of New Dance

The festival's back for its 26th year.
Kenwood House Reopens After Restoration

Kenwood House Reopens After Restoration

Hampstead Heath attraction gets more attractive.
Love And Lust And Family Guy In Lewisham

Love And Lust And Family Guy In Lewisham

Tales of a bedsit love triangle.
Indulge In A Spot Of Full Frontal Nerdity

Indulge In A Spot Of Full Frontal Nerdity

The excellent Festival of the Spoken Nerd return to Bloomsbury.
Lolcat: Teh Exhibishun @ The Framers Gallery

Lolcat: Teh Exhibishun @ The Framers Gallery

Iz art. Srsly.
What's For Lunch? Lantana, Charlotte Place

What's For Lunch? Lantana, Charlotte Place

A good spot for a lazy lunch, this Australian-run cafe is a winner if you're not in a rush.
What Do The Voters In London's Tightest Marginal Think?

What Do The Voters In London's Tightest Marginal Think?

Hampstead and Kilburn goes to the polls.
Cholera Crusher: John Snow Anniversary Walks And Exhibition

Cholera Crusher: John Snow Anniversary Walks And Exhibition

Not the Channel 4 newsreader. He's a 'Jon'.
Brunswick Centre Flats Prone To Flooding

Brunswick Centre Flats Prone To Flooding

Unsettling Art By Miroslaw Balka

Unsettling Art By Miroslaw Balka

Feel imprisoned in a gallery.
Proud Feels Pinch Over Burlesque Shows

Proud Feels Pinch Over Burlesque Shows

Dance Review: La Bayadère, Royal Opera House

Dance Review: La Bayadère, Royal Opera House

Spicy Indian melodrama served up ballet-style with strong performances at Covent Garden.
Review: Welcome Home, Captain Fox! Is Not So Fantastic

Review: Welcome Home, Captain Fox! Is Not So Fantastic

Shaky start to Donmar's 2016 season.
More London Councils Vote-In Huge Spending Cuts

More London Councils Vote-In Huge Spending Cuts

Protest across London last night, as five more councils vote in cuts.
It's...Monty Python's Geeky Pub Quiz

It's...Monty Python's Geeky Pub Quiz

Laden, or unladen?
Pick Of The Camden Fringe: 10-16 August

Pick Of The Camden Fringe: 10-16 August

Comedy and theatre for week two.
Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

Brian Coleman's got his own blog.
Preview: Camden Fringe 2011 - Comedy

Preview: Camden Fringe 2011 - Comedy

The pigeon's gone mod, venues cover the length of the borough and tickets start from £5. What will you see?
Londonist Out Loud: All Creatures Great And Small

Londonist Out Loud: All Creatures Great And Small

From race horses to Harry Potter -- a trip to the Royal Veterinary College.
1,000 Good Deeds At The Foundling Museum

1,000 Good Deeds At The Foundling Museum

New exhibition invites visitors to make the world a better place, one cup of tea at a time.
Lots Of Gold As The British Museum's Permanent Collection Is Now Even Better

Lots Of Gold As The British Museum's Permanent Collection Is Now Even Better

Never seen the Waddesdon bequest? You should.
Review: Metamorphosis @ The Royal Opera House Linbury Studio

Review: Metamorphosis @ The Royal Opera House Linbury Studio

Award-winning choreography and some remarkable performances.
Review: Miss Behave's Variety Nighty @ Camden Roundhouse

Review: Miss Behave's Variety Nighty @ Camden Roundhouse

Book Review: Taking The Waters - A Swim Around Hampstead Heath

Book Review: Taking The Waters - A Swim Around Hampstead Heath

A history of the pools of Hampstead Heath.
Holborn Sculpture To Be Auctioned

Holborn Sculpture To Be Auctioned

Bronze Paolozzi figure under the block.
Festival Preview: Camden Crawl 2012

Festival Preview: Camden Crawl 2012

Festival seasons begins with a huge line-up in NW1, so use our guide to pick who to see.
Free App Explores Hatton Garden, London's Diamond Street

Free App Explores Hatton Garden, London's Diamond Street

Wander round the diamond quarter listening to GPS-activated tales from the past.
Dance Review: Midnight Tango @ Phoenix Theatre

Dance Review: Midnight Tango @ Phoenix Theatre

A showcase for Strictly stars Flavia and Vincent.
Nordic Cool In London: Ja Ja Ja Festival

Nordic Cool In London: Ja Ja Ja Festival

Nordic music, food and film at Camden's Roundhouse. Yes Yes Yes!
Young Poets Go Head To Head At Camden Roundhouse

Young Poets Go Head To Head At Camden Roundhouse

See the next Coleridge for just a fiver.
Get Some Sex Appeal In Your Life

Get Some Sex Appeal In Your Life

Fundraising comedy night returns, Al Murray hosts.
Book Tickets Now: Proms At St Jude's Music, Literary And Walking Festival

Book Tickets Now: Proms At St Jude's Music, Literary And Walking Festival

Nine days of all sorts at Hampstead Garden Suburb.
Theatre Review: Twelfth Night @ The Roundhouse

Theatre Review: Twelfth Night @ The Roundhouse

Wet, wet, wet.
Summer Sessions At The Roundhouse: Win Tickets To See There Will Be Blood

Summer Sessions At The Roundhouse: Win Tickets To See There Will Be Blood

See the world premiere of There Will Be Blood accompanied by a live score.
Young People! Enter The Roundhouse Poetry Slam

Young People! Enter The Roundhouse Poetry Slam

Share your story.
See Magna Carta + Magna Carta + Magna Carta + Magna Carta

See Magna Carta + Magna Carta + Magna Carta + Magna Carta

British Library announces major event.
Enjoy Top Talent At This Year's Hampstead Arts Festival

Enjoy Top Talent At This Year's Hampstead Arts Festival

Hear concerts and talks in gorgeous venues.
A Northwest Passage to Upscale Comfort Food @ The Hill, Belsize Park

A Northwest Passage to Upscale Comfort Food @ The Hill, Belsize Park

Comfort food done bigger, bolder and a lot more fancifully at this Belsize Park brasserie.
Sample Wales In London With Mini-Festival Hwyl

Sample Wales In London With Mini-Festival Hwyl

Music, dancing, cider and unpronounceable words.
Camden Fringe Reviews: Staple/face, Underhero & Gallantry

Camden Fringe Reviews: Staple/face, Underhero & Gallantry

Sketch comedy, innovative theatre and potted opera on one Saturday afternoon.
Eco Eating Review: Nice Green Cafe

Eco Eating Review: Nice Green Cafe

Our lunchtime eco meal-making this month took place in the basement of Cecil Sharp House (the home of English Folk), where our polka dotted table was sandwiched between a drama class and some kind of medieval dance lesson.
Theatre Review: The Collector @ Etcetera

Theatre Review: The Collector @ Etcetera

Satirical City: Martin Rowson's London Cartoons

Satirical City: Martin Rowson's London Cartoons

Free and mischievous show.
Imogen Heap Curates Reverb 2014 At Roundhouse

Imogen Heap Curates Reverb 2014 At Roundhouse

A weekend of music, technology, talent.
Nature-ist: Camley Street Natural Park

Nature-ist: Camley Street Natural Park

A shoebox wetland, a wildflower meadow and mixed woodlands.
A Sculpture Garden In King's Cross

A Sculpture Garden In King's Cross

And an indoor garden.
All That Glistens Is Gold: Beyond El Dorado At British Museum

All That Glistens Is Gold: Beyond El Dorado At British Museum

The real story behind the mythical city of gold.
What's for Lunch? Cabana Brasilian Barbecue, Central St Giles

What's for Lunch? Cabana Brasilian Barbecue, Central St Giles

A savoury lunch is "tudo bem" at Cabana Brasilian Barbecue.
Camden Scores £1.2m Parking Fines From One Street

Camden Scores £1.2m Parking Fines From One Street

Dodgy parking on Southampton Row makes it the most-fined London street in 2011.
Discover Finland's Finest Music At King's Place

Discover Finland's Finest Music At King's Place

London International Festival of Exploratory Music.
New London Music: The Death Of Pop

New London Music: The Death Of Pop

Putting pop out of its misery, one fine track at a time.
Preview: Shhh Festival Of Quiet Music

Preview: Shhh Festival Of Quiet Music

Possibly not one for Metallica fans.
Dance Review: Burn The Floor @ Shaftesbury Theatre

Dance Review: Burn The Floor @ Shaftesbury Theatre

A slick, high-energy display of excellent technique and prowess.
Pick Of The Camden Fringe: 24-30 August

Pick Of The Camden Fringe: 24-30 August

ZX Spectrums, choose your own adventure and Fenella Fielding.
Comedy Review: Making Faces @ Camden Fringe

Comedy Review: Making Faces @ Camden Fringe

In which our correspondent finds writing a review of a funny show difficult.
Preview: LSE Space For Thought Literary Festival 2013

Preview: LSE Space For Thought Literary Festival 2013

Thought provoking events with guests including Pat Barker, John Finnemore and Ken Livingstone.
Wellcome Collection Announces Major Expansion

Wellcome Collection Announces Major Expansion

£17.5 million investment will expand the Euston Road attraction by 30%.
Shaka Zulu Shocker

Shaka Zulu Shocker

Family Guy Pub Quiz

Family Guy Pub Quiz

Haven't you heard?
Exhibition Preview: Shakespeare's Money & Medals @ British Museum

Exhibition Preview: Shakespeare's Money & Medals @ British Museum

"Put money in thy purse" - here's a free exhibition about money and Shakespeare.
The Last Word Festival: Picks From The Performers Themselves

The Last Word Festival: Picks From The Performers Themselves

Top tips from the tongue-tastic.
A Mummified Crocodile At The British Museum, Reviewed

A Mummified Crocodile At The British Museum, Reviewed

As amazing as it sounds
Preview: Who's The Pest @ Wellcome Collection

Preview: Who's The Pest @ Wellcome Collection

Come and explore the wonderful world of insects. Then maybe eat them.
In Conversation With A Soho Plumber And Playwright

In Conversation With A Soho Plumber And Playwright

Laurence Lynch talks about the place he knows and loves.
Review: 11th Century Sicily Was As Multicultural As It Gets, Says British Museum

Review: 11th Century Sicily Was As Multicultural As It Gets, Says British Museum

A solid, if unspectacular exhibition.
Monkeys Bite One Person A Month At London Zoo

Monkeys Bite One Person A Month At London Zoo

A pain in the primates... monkeys regularly chomping on visitors to the zoo
Abbey Road Zebra Crossing: A Lyrical Portrait

Abbey Road Zebra Crossing: A Lyrical Portrait

Beatles landmark retains its magic.
Examine Freedom At Let's All Be Free Film Festival

Examine Freedom At Let's All Be Free Film Festival

This weekend at the Brunei Gallery, appropriately all free.
Burlesque Protest Planned For Camden Town Hall

Burlesque Protest Planned For Camden Town Hall

Interview: Someone Once Told Me's Mario Cacciottolo

Interview: Someone Once Told Me's Mario Cacciottolo

New Restaurant Review: Made in Camden

New Restaurant Review: Made in Camden

Artist Emma Hart Gives Us Dirty Looks And Lots Of Tongue

Artist Emma Hart Gives Us Dirty Looks And Lots Of Tongue

Ceramic tongues and a coughing water cooler.
Winnie The Pooh's Illustrator Goes To War

Winnie The Pooh's Illustrator Goes To War

Front-line action and satire.
Pride And Prejudice Goes Alfresco In Regent's Park

Pride And Prejudice Goes Alfresco In Regent's Park

The perfect way to spend a summer evening, in Regent Park's hidden gem.
Win Tickets: World Freerun Championships 2008

Win Tickets: World Freerun Championships 2008

The Power Of Blood At The Jewish Museum: Reviewed

The Power Of Blood At The Jewish Museum: Reviewed

An absorbing exhibition about the red stuff.
Open City Docs Screens Over 100 Documentaries From Around The World

Open City Docs Screens Over 100 Documentaries From Around The World

Expect talks, walks, workshops and more.
Theatre Review: The Tempest @ The Roundhouse

Theatre Review: The Tempest @ The Roundhouse

Coolly lit, starkly staged and highly effective.
Preview: Kenwood House Open Day And Garden Party

Preview: Kenwood House Open Day And Garden Party

Plus an irresistible butter-making demo.
Hack Circus: Time Travel Live

Hack Circus: Time Travel Live

New geek event in King's Cross.
Music Review: Camille O'Sullivan @ The Roundhouse

Music Review: Camille O'Sullivan @ The Roundhouse

Can singers please stop covering Hurt?
Have You Seen The New Piece Of Art At St Pancras?

Have You Seen The New Piece Of Art At St Pancras?

Next time you're waiting for a train, look up.
Poster Art At London Transport Museum Late

Poster Art At London Transport Museum Late

Cheap entry, fun and games, and cocktails.
Review: Metric @ Electric Ballroom

Review: Metric @ Electric Ballroom

Preview: Timekeeping @ Petrie Museum

Preview: Timekeeping @ Petrie Museum

A talk about time, Botox and apocalypse movies.
Preview: Kings Place Festival @ Kings Place

Preview: Kings Place Festival @ Kings Place

Classical and contemporary music, comedy and spoken word for less than a fiver.
An Island Of Art At Dairy Art Centre

An Island Of Art At Dairy Art Centre

An impressive contemporary art group show.
Theatre Review: Paper Dolls @ The Tricycle Theatre

Theatre Review: Paper Dolls @ The Tricycle Theatre

Trans-culturalism. [Noun]. A musical play in London based on a short documentary about a Filipino drag act in Tel Aviv.
Theatre Review: Old Money @ Hampstead Theatre

Theatre Review: Old Money @ Hampstead Theatre

Maureen Lipman is a widow with a new lease of life.
Chatting With Aussie Popstrel Gabriella Cilmi Ahead Of London Show

Chatting With Aussie Popstrel Gabriella Cilmi Ahead Of London Show

Gabriella Cilmi's new LP was recorded all over London.
Weekend Round-Up

Weekend Round-Up

News, plus new Shoreditch street art.
InMidtown's Habitats Exhibition @ Central Saint Giles

InMidtown's Habitats Exhibition @ Central Saint Giles

New housing for London’s bats, bees and other bugs.
Our Interaction With Nature Gets A Wellcome Collection Exhibition

Our Interaction With Nature Gets A Wellcome Collection Exhibition

The Wellcome Collection does it again
Listen Up! Music Interview: Amelia Lily

Listen Up! Music Interview: Amelia Lily

On working with Xenomania, her first album and new single.
Christmas: The Craig Charles Funk and Soul Boat Party

Christmas: The Craig Charles Funk and Soul Boat Party

Help start a new seasonal tradition, and get into the after-party for just a fiver.
In Pictures: The Elegance Of The Un-Athletic

In Pictures: The Elegance Of The Un-Athletic

Chap Olympiad: sporting ineptitude and sartorial prowess.
Chris McCormack Picks His Camden Rocks Highlights

Chris McCormack Picks His Camden Rocks Highlights

Festival organiser shows a bit of favouritism.
SpaceUp, For Anyone Who Dreams Of The Stars

SpaceUp, For Anyone Who Dreams Of The Stars

If you love space exploration, head to King's Cross.
Integrated Art At 2 Willow Road And Fenton House

Integrated Art At 2 Willow Road And Fenton House

Hampstead's cultural icons and installation art in Goldfinger's home.
Graphic Novel Publisher SelfMadeHero Opens Bloomsbury Pop Up Shop

Graphic Novel Publisher SelfMadeHero Opens Bloomsbury Pop Up Shop

Coffee and comics, plus Czech paper-cut portraits.
Londonist Out Loud: Food, Creative Collectives And Camden

Londonist Out Loud: Food, Creative Collectives And Camden

Are chefs the new DJs?
Huge Martian Panorama On Show At UCL

Huge Martian Panorama On Show At UCL

Get your ass to Mars.
Camden Crawl 2014 Preview: Londonist Meets Rainer

Camden Crawl 2014 Preview: Londonist Meets Rainer

Spotlight on a hotly tipped London duo.
Art Inspired By Evolution At Freud Museum

Art Inspired By Evolution At Freud Museum

Swiss army hands and confusing contraptions explore our evolutionary path.
Double Blind At 4 Windmill Street

Double Blind At 4 Windmill Street

Weird reflections and double vision.
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.
Leave No Bear Behind...Part 7

Leave No Bear Behind...Part 7

Anatomy Of An Athlete @ Hunterian Museum

Anatomy Of An Athlete @ Hunterian Museum

Arts-heavy exhibition looking at the role of medicine, surgery and exercise in sport.
Fiction Festival At The British Library

Fiction Festival At The British Library

Top authors at the Folio Prize Festival.
In Dreams: Cob Gallery Explores The Art Of Sleep

In Dreams: Cob Gallery Explores The Art Of Sleep

An 'atlas of dreams' explored through art.
In Photos: Gorgeous Camden

In Photos: Gorgeous Camden

Gorgeous.
Child Soldiers Of Congo Given Voice At New Diorama Theatre

Child Soldiers Of Congo Given Voice At New Diorama Theatre

Real drama and tragedy amongst the lives of child soldiers.
Art Inspired By Nature: Shelagh Wakely

Art Inspired By Nature: Shelagh Wakely

Smell and see art made from turmeric and gold leaf.
Camden Fringe Week Two Round Up

Camden Fringe Week Two Round Up

What we saw, what we thought, what others saw and what to see
Gig Review: Martha Wainwright @ O2 Shepherd's Bush Empire

Gig Review: Martha Wainwright @ O2 Shepherd's Bush Empire

Londonist went to see Martha Wainwright live last night and had a jolly good time.
Art Meets Medical Research At Wellcome Collection

Art Meets Medical Research At Wellcome Collection

Responses to research around the world.
Tough Love In The Night Alive

Tough Love In The Night Alive

The Night Alive at the Donmar Warehouse puts the audience through the emotional wringer.
A Human Being Died That Night @ Hampstead Downstairs

A Human Being Died That Night @ Hampstead Downstairs

Behind the prison cell bars of real life killer and Apartheid assassin Eugene de Kock.
London's Hottest Live Venues

London's Hottest Live Venues

Summer's decided to turn up at last, but which are the worst venues for being sweaty and horrible?
A Rebirth For Hornsey Town Hall

A Rebirth For Hornsey Town Hall

Review: Farewell To The Theatre @ Hampstead Theatre

Review: Farewell To The Theatre @ Hampstead Theatre

Part psychological drama, English comedy, tragedy and theatre biopic
Review: Royal Ballet Mixed Bill @ Royal Opera House

Review: Royal Ballet Mixed Bill @ Royal Opera House

A beautifully-performed mixed bill paying tribute to the life and work of Kenneth MacMillan.
Photography Project Captures Voters In The Country's Closest Seat

Photography Project Captures Voters In The Country's Closest Seat

Hampstead and Kilburn under the lens.
Club Preview: Breakout @ Proud

Club Preview: Breakout @ Proud

Showcasing the best new music talent of the past 12 months, including Caan and Polarsets.
Help Kids Study Humanities With Arts Emergency Gig

Help Kids Study Humanities With Arts Emergency Gig

Josie Long, Stewart Lee and more.
NoFit State Circus Presents BIANCO @ Roundhouse

NoFit State Circus Presents BIANCO @ Roundhouse

An immersive theatrical circus experience at the wonderful Roundhouse (sponsored post).
Arrest Of Ai Wei Wei Is Turned Into Art At Hampstead Theatre

Arrest Of Ai Wei Wei Is Turned Into Art At Hampstead Theatre

Ai Wei Wei's greatest work of art might just have been his own arrest.
Find Found Items At The Foundling Museum

Find Found Items At The Foundling Museum

Over at the Foundling Museum.
Art Preview: Cy Twombly @ Gagosian Gallery

Art Preview: Cy Twombly @ Gagosian Gallery

Bold, large-scale works and intimate photographs from an influential artist.
Interactive Dance In Disused Welsh Chapel

Interactive Dance In Disused Welsh Chapel

Watch out for the playful pigs.
Art Preview: Bright Lights Big City @ Expressions Cafe Gallery

Art Preview: Bright Lights Big City @ Expressions Cafe Gallery

Gaze upon great London landscapes while relaxing in a cafe.
Preview: Postcards Festival @ Jackson's Lane, Highgate

Preview: Postcards Festival @ Jackson's Lane, Highgate

Sometimes sweet. sometimes saucy and always surprising.
Comedy Review: Onions And Dragons / 15% Of The Seagull / Deadpan Alley @ Camden Fringe

Comedy Review: Onions And Dragons / 15% Of The Seagull / Deadpan Alley @ Camden Fringe

Brilliant character comedy and laid-back stand up.
Theatre Review: Trelawny Of The Wells @ Donmar Warehouse

Theatre Review: Trelawny Of The Wells @ Donmar Warehouse

A local play for local people?
Camden Fringe Week One Round-Up

Camden Fringe Week One Round-Up

What we saw, what we thought, what others said and what to see
Michael Rosen And John Hegley Celebrate Legacy Of Keats

Michael Rosen And John Hegley Celebrate Legacy Of Keats

Performances, talks, films, workshops.
Soap Dodgers Unite For Kentish Town Mini-Festival

Soap Dodgers Unite For Kentish Town Mini-Festival

Someone's opened Ned's Atomic Dustbin again.
See Shakespeare Manga-Style At This Graphic Novel Show: Review

See Shakespeare Manga-Style At This Graphic Novel Show: Review

The tempest just got very cool.
Marriage Or Death: Turandot At The Royal Opera House

Marriage Or Death: Turandot At The Royal Opera House

Puccini's final opera back on stage.
Tipping Point: Mesmerising Aerial Circus Is All Up In The Air

Tipping Point: Mesmerising Aerial Circus Is All Up In The Air

Ockham's Razor on hand with sharpest routines in town.
Cosi Fan Tutte, Upstairs at The Gatehouse, Highgate

Cosi Fan Tutte, Upstairs at The Gatehouse, Highgate

A bitter battle of the sexes sounds as sweet as chocolate rations in Hampstead Garden Opera's 1940s update of Mozart's classic.
Live Review: Death Cab For Cutie and Das Pop at Koko for iTunes festival

Live Review: Death Cab For Cutie and Das Pop at Koko for iTunes festival

Gig Review: Wallis Bird @ Dingwalls

Gig Review: Wallis Bird @ Dingwalls

Honorary Londoner returns for homecoming gig.
God, Demons And Physical Theatre At The Tricycle

God, Demons And Physical Theatre At The Tricycle

Belief, fear, superstition, and the worst thing you could possibly imagine.
Live Music Review: The Tallest Man On Earth @ The Electric Ballroom

Live Music Review: The Tallest Man On Earth @ The Electric Ballroom

‘How tall are you?’ one of the audience asks, ‘You can do better than that’ Kristian Matsson responds.
Hip-Hop From The Heart In No Milk For The Foxes

Hip-Hop From The Heart In No Milk For The Foxes

Beatboxing combats zero hour contracts.
Gig Preview And Interview: Aiden Grimshaw

Gig Preview And Interview: Aiden Grimshaw

We speak to the singer ahead of his October Scala gig.
Geldofian Don Giovanni Comes To Covent Garden

Geldofian Don Giovanni Comes To Covent Garden

Mozart's timeless romcom at Royal Opera House.
A Blooming Of Provocative Theatre At Sprint Festival

A Blooming Of Provocative Theatre At Sprint Festival

Camden People's Theatre's annual festival of the new and unusual.
Deal Of The Day: The World Burlesque Games, The Final

Deal Of The Day: The World Burlesque Games, The Final

The cream of the cabaret crop.
Royal Court Comes To Haggerston, Peckham And King's Cross

Royal Court Comes To Haggerston, Peckham And King's Cross

No need to travel to Sloane Square for Imelda Staunton and Toby Jones.
Camden Crawl Review: Saturday Highlights

Camden Crawl Review: Saturday Highlights

Comedy And Spoken Word Preview: Camden Crawl

Comedy And Spoken Word Preview: Camden Crawl

Tony Law, Henning Wehn and other comedians, brilliant poetry group Homework, art history, hula hooping and more.
Mobile Town Square To Roam Cricklewood

Mobile Town Square To Roam Cricklewood

Itinerant community centre highlights lack of civic space.
Lewisham And Camden Police Turn To Flickr

Lewisham And Camden Police Turn To Flickr

Photos of recovered stolen goods go online in an attempt to find the owners.
Art Preview: Little Me @ Coningsby Gallery

Art Preview: Little Me @ Coningsby Gallery

Miniature lifelike sculptures in unnatural positions
Coffee And Monologues: Blair's Children At The Cockpit

Coffee And Monologues: Blair's Children At The Cockpit

New political theatre falls short.
Confront Your Shame At The Roundhouse

Confront Your Shame At The Roundhouse

What's the worst thing you've ever done?
Art Review: Zoe Leonard, Observation Point @ Camden Arts Centre

Art Review: Zoe Leonard, Observation Point @ Camden Arts Centre

Challenging the way we see things and offering a different perspective.
Have A Cup Of Tea With Paul Cree: A Tale From The Bedsit

Have A Cup Of Tea With Paul Cree: A Tale From The Bedsit

Kick back and enjoy the story.
Lit Preview: Roundhouse Poetry Slam @ Roundhouse

Lit Preview: Roundhouse Poetry Slam @ Roundhouse

Poet Polarbear tells us about poetry, slams and Kilburn.
Preview: West Coast Live Radio Show

Preview: West Coast Live Radio Show

San Francisco comes to London with guests including Jay Rayner, AS Byatt, Simon Singh and placehacker Bradley Garrett.
Festival Preview: Camden Fringe 2009

Festival Preview: Camden Fringe 2009

Murderer: Fiendish Gothic Black Comedy In Highgate

Murderer: Fiendish Gothic Black Comedy In Highgate

You'll be dying to see this one.
Wellcome Collection Explores The Technology Of Dance

Wellcome Collection Explores The Technology Of Dance

Wayne McGregor exhibition.
Jewish Experience Reveals Complexity Of Allegiance In WWI

Jewish Experience Reveals Complexity Of Allegiance In WWI

Exhibition suggests that WWI saw battles within nations as well as between them.
New Circus Show Bianco At The Roundhouse Is A Bit Of All-White

New Circus Show Bianco At The Roundhouse Is A Bit Of All-White

The Roundhouse scores its second circus hit of the year.
Preview: Toy Theatre Great Expectations @ Artworkers Guild

Preview: Toy Theatre Great Expectations @ Artworkers Guild

Watch the Beckman Unicorn Great Expectations Toy Theatre in the hands of the professionals.
Unpaid Congestion Charge Fees Top £170m

Unpaid Congestion Charge Fees Top £170m

Foreign embassies responsible for a third of it.
Dance Preview: Resolution! 2013 @ The Place

Dance Preview: Resolution! 2013 @ The Place

The 24th edition of The Place's annual new dance showcase.
FESTIVAL:Live! at Monto Water Rats, King's Cross this Saturday

FESTIVAL:Live! at Monto Water Rats, King's Cross this Saturday

Islington trio The Red Queens kick off a London mini-festival of live music, all in the nearby comfort of a King's Cross venue.
Live Music Preview: Gomez @ The Roundhouse

Live Music Preview: Gomez @ The Roundhouse

The band that look like geography teachers are back with a new album and a gig at the Roundhouse.
On Progress: Contemporary Artists' Responses To Hogarth At The Foundling

On Progress: Contemporary Artists' Responses To Hogarth At The Foundling

Modern reworkings of morality tale prove that some things never change.
Comedy Preview: Domestic Science / Festival Of The Spoken Nerd

Comedy Preview: Domestic Science / Festival Of The Spoken Nerd

Geek comedy in small and big venues.
Camden Crawl 2008: Day Two Review

Camden Crawl 2008: Day Two Review

Camden Council Propose 20mph Speed Limit

Camden Council Propose 20mph Speed Limit

Reduced limit could be extended to main roads.
Extra, Extra: Good Friday Edition

Extra, Extra: Good Friday Edition

Good Friday news. All rounded up so you've got more time for your hot cross buns and kedgeree.
Traces Of Personal Journeys At Jewish Museum

Traces Of Personal Journeys At Jewish Museum

See crowdsourced exhibits and touching stories.
Art Review: Kate MccGwire - Lure @ All Visual Arts

Art Review: Kate MccGwire - Lure @ All Visual Arts

Unnerving sculptures made of bird feathers
Exhibition Review: The Micrarium @ Grant Museum

Exhibition Review: The Micrarium @ Grant Museum

The world of tiny creatures brought to life in a shrine full of slides.
Currency: Europe's Best And Most Bonkers Performance

Currency: Europe's Best And Most Bonkers Performance

And now for something seriously different.
Comedy Review: Sarah Campbell @ Camden Fringe

Comedy Review: Sarah Campbell @ Camden Fringe

What is fun, anyway?
The Friday Photos: Guitars

The Friday Photos: Guitars

Tuning up for this weekend's London Acoustic Guitar Show.
Review: Nathan Caton / David Morgan / Staffroom @ Camden Fringe

Review: Nathan Caton / David Morgan / Staffroom @ Camden Fringe

Two stand ups make us laugh then a play sends us back to school.
Two Camden Icons Face Demolition

Two Camden Icons Face Demolition

Shakespeare For Children With The Winter’s Tale

Shakespeare For Children With The Winter’s Tale

The Bard for kids, in Regent's Park.
Camden Town Hall To Meet Wrecking Ball?

Camden Town Hall To Meet Wrecking Ball?

Artist Makes Palimpsest Of British Museum's New Extension

Artist Makes Palimpsest Of British Museum's New Extension

Overlaid sketches chart progress.
Camden Crawl Ticket Sale And Variety Club Launch

Camden Crawl Ticket Sale And Variety Club Launch

A variety club night of music, comedy and proper entertainment marks the sale of early bird tickets
Raven Girl: Eclectic Mix Of Old And New From The Royal Ballet

Raven Girl: Eclectic Mix Of Old And New From The Royal Ballet

A humble postman and raven give birth to a girl who can neither speak nor fly...
Gig Review: The Irrepressibles Play Intimate Kilburn Gig

Gig Review: The Irrepressibles Play Intimate Kilburn Gig

Intimate set brings tears to the eyes, including those of the singer.
Calling 11-25 Year Olds: Come To Roundhouse Open Day

Calling 11-25 Year Olds: Come To Roundhouse Open Day

Creative opportunities lurk beneath the main space.
Music Interview: The London Snorkelling Team

Music Interview: The London Snorkelling Team

Overhead projectionists, magicians, Embarrassing Bodies and a strange island in Camden. We dived into the bizarre world of musicians The London Snorkelling Team before their shows next week.
Mythological Creatures And Uncoordinated Dance In An Art Double Bill

Mythological Creatures And Uncoordinated Dance In An Art Double Bill

Enjoyable surreal painting and a truly awful improvisational performance.
Wandsworth Council Approves Playing Fields Sale

Wandsworth Council Approves Playing Fields Sale

Money raised will fund refurbishments at Elliott School after government scheme was scrapped.
Free Music: London Band High Safari

Free Music: London Band High Safari

Top tunes for nowt, with no catch!
Hip Hawley's Back

Hip Hawley's Back

Fat of the land

Fat of the land

Richard T Walker: In Defiance Of Being Here, At Carroll/Fletcher Gallery

Richard T Walker: In Defiance Of Being Here, At Carroll/Fletcher Gallery

A heady mix of sound, video, art and live performance
Nina Persson Talks London Ahead Of Her Scala Gig

Nina Persson Talks London Ahead Of Her Scala Gig

The Cardigans singer goes solo.
Nature-ist: Highgate West Cemetery

Nature-ist: Highgate West Cemetery

A natural woodland park jam packed with graves and riddled with ivy.
Trouble In Tinseltown: Detective Musical At The Donmar

Trouble In Tinseltown: Detective Musical At The Donmar

Classic potboiler also examines plight of writers.
Pay What You Like To See Conrad Shawcross: Timepiece

Pay What You Like To See Conrad Shawcross: Timepiece

The Roundhouse turns into a clock.
Cloud Dance Sundays At Lion And Unicorn Theatre

Cloud Dance Sundays At Lion And Unicorn Theatre

High quality dance in a Kentish Town pub.
Extra Extra

Extra Extra

Tuesday snippets from around London. With news of a new staff person at No. 10.
Meet The New London Assembly Members: Andrew Dismore

Meet The New London Assembly Members: Andrew Dismore

An interview with the man who beat Brian Coleman in Barnet and Camden.
Desertfest 2014 Brings Doom And Damnation To Camden

Desertfest 2014 Brings Doom And Damnation To Camden

Devil horns aloft in mass metal celebration.
Camden Fringe Week Three Round Up

Camden Fringe Week Three Round Up

What we saw, what others saw and what to see in the final week
Race And Sex Take Centre Stage In Mamet’s Punchy New Play

Race And Sex Take Centre Stage In Mamet’s Punchy New Play

A largely satisfying return to form for the playwright at Hampstead Theatre.
Wilding Arts Festival Commemorates 100 Years Since Suffragette's Death

Wilding Arts Festival Commemorates 100 Years Since Suffragette's Death

St George's Bloomsbury hosts a multi-arts festival in honour of Emily Wilding Davison
Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

Grey Tuesday news.
Deal Of The Day: Laugh Till It Hurts For Macmillan Cancer Support

Deal Of The Day: Laugh Till It Hurts For Macmillan Cancer Support

Mark Dolan headlines all-star comedy cast.
Comedy Reviews: Will Howells & Rosie Wilby @ Camden Fringe

Comedy Reviews: Will Howells & Rosie Wilby @ Camden Fringe

Two geeks, two party poppers, two fun one-hander comedy shows in NW1.
Art Review: Mum Man @ Paul Stolper

Art Review: Mum Man @ Paul Stolper

Social commentary with a sense of humour in this free art exhibition.
Darwin Birthday Busts Go On Show At Grant Museum

Darwin Birthday Busts Go On Show At Grant Museum

The great naturalist celebrates his big 2-0-5.
Art Review: In Conversation @ Government Art Collection

Art Review: In Conversation @ Government Art Collection

A collection of works on how conversation is portrayed through art.
Share Your Journey And Be Part Of Jewish Museum's Exhibition

Share Your Journey And Be Part Of Jewish Museum's Exhibition

Do you have an object that tells a story?
Dance Review: Itamar Serussi, MONO @ The Place

Dance Review: Itamar Serussi, MONO @ The Place

A highly kinetic show about doubling up from a fascinating new voice in choreography.
Call My Bluffalo @ Grant Museum

Call My Bluffalo @ Grant Museum

Know your slippery dick from your booby?
Photo of the Day: Mochalicious

Photo of the Day: Mochalicious

Theatre Eats Itself In Werner Schwab's Last Play

Theatre Eats Itself In Werner Schwab's Last Play

A difficult play from a troubled playwright.
Londonist Out Loud: A Podcast About London, 31 August 2013

Londonist Out Loud: A Podcast About London, 31 August 2013

A visit to Keats House in Hampstead, with N Quentin Woolf.
Ticket Alert: Mystery Jets @ Proud, Tomorrow

Ticket Alert: Mystery Jets @ Proud, Tomorrow

The Eel Pie Island group play an acoustic set at Proud tomorrow night.
Home Sweet Empty Home

Home Sweet Empty Home

Dance Preview: Open2Dance In Camden & Islington

Dance Preview: Open2Dance In Camden & Islington

Preview: Wonderlands @ British Library

Preview: Wonderlands @ British Library

A weekend of children's writing for the end of the summer holidays.
What's For Lunch? The Legal Café

What's For Lunch? The Legal Café

Preview: Backgammon For Beginners @ Jackson's Lane, Highgate

Preview: Backgammon For Beginners @ Jackson's Lane, Highgate

So and So Circus tell us more about their new show, a tale of love, loss and backgammon inspired by a true story.
Live Review: Soil & Pimp Sessions @The Roundhouse

Live Review: Soil & Pimp Sessions @The Roundhouse

Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

Thursday news, incorporating the Royal Wedding daily trivia.
Londonist Live: Red Light Company at Camden Barfly

Londonist Live: Red Light Company at Camden Barfly

Film Preview: The Swiss Spaghetti Harvest Festival

Film Preview: The Swiss Spaghetti Harvest Festival

Camden Crawl: What Not To Miss On Saturday

Camden Crawl: What Not To Miss On Saturday

Theatre Review: Stacy @ The New Diorama Theatre

Theatre Review: Stacy @ The New Diorama Theatre

Theatre gets up close and personal as we dive into one man's mind.
Cycling, Contorting And Climbing Extraordinaire

Cycling, Contorting And Climbing Extraordinaire

Prepare to be dazzled by impressive circus skills.
Guitarist James Blackshaw On Musical Inspirations, Comic Books And Almost Getting Glassed

Guitarist James Blackshaw On Musical Inspirations, Comic Books And Almost Getting Glassed

A catch up with the country's finest guitarist ahead of this weekend's Denovali Swingfest Festival.
Why Are You Protesting? The Union Rep

Why Are You Protesting? The Union Rep

We’re asking various people why they’re protesting against government cuts on Saturday, and what they’d do instead.
London Zoo's Newly Hatched Spiny-Headed Tree Lizards

London Zoo's Newly Hatched Spiny-Headed Tree Lizards

Meet the hatchlings.
Londonist Live: Raekwon & Ghostface Killah @ Koko

Londonist Live: Raekwon & Ghostface Killah @ Koko

Maggie, Maggie, Maggie! Hobson's Choice @ Open Air Theatre, Regent's Park

Maggie, Maggie, Maggie! Hobson's Choice @ Open Air Theatre, Regent's Park

Beloved old theatrical warhorse gets second wind in Nadia Fall's smartly updated Hobson's Choice.
What Does Your Music Smell Like? Strings In The Pub - The Verdict

What Does Your Music Smell Like? Strings In The Pub - The Verdict

Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment play the Monarch, Camden.
Listen Up! Music Interview: Josh Kumra

Listen Up! Music Interview: Josh Kumra

Josh Kumra graduates from Wretch 32 guest vocalist to solo artist.
Dance Review: NDT2 Mixed Bill @ Sadler's Wells

Dance Review: NDT2 Mixed Bill @ Sadler's Wells

A masterful mixed bill by the young dance company
Help Award £25k To The Winner Of The Place Prize For Dance

Help Award £25k To The Winner Of The Place Prize For Dance

Vote for your favourite of four finalists.
Councils Profit From Parking Charges, Cut Road Safety Spending

Councils Profit From Parking Charges, Cut Road Safety Spending

When is a profit not a profit?
Art Review: Mela Yerka @ Maria Stenfors

Art Review: Mela Yerka @ Maria Stenfors

Varied works exploring the lives of children cast off from society.
Kate Moss, Cab Driver

Kate Moss, Cab Driver

Deal Of The Day: Explore Penny Woolcock's Utopia

Deal Of The Day: Explore Penny Woolcock's Utopia

The devil is in the detail at Roundhouse.
Fashion Against Crime

Fashion Against Crime

Dance Review: Spring Loaded @ The Place

Dance Review: Spring Loaded @ The Place

A round up of what's been happening at the Spring Loaded season so far.
Blue Sky @ Hampstead Theatre

Blue Sky @ Hampstead Theatre

Secret landings at isolated airports...what does the government know?
The Myths of Scottish Culture Explored Through Italian Opera

The Myths of Scottish Culture Explored Through Italian Opera

Rossini's opera La Donna del Lago at the Royal Opera House.
Wonderland: A Play That Shouts "Coal!"

Wonderland: A Play That Shouts "Coal!"

Epic staging of the miner's strike goes deep underground.
Art Review: Discovery @ Rook & Raven

Art Review: Discovery @ Rook & Raven

Four hot new artists from Canada and the US and their take on lost innocence.
Club Preview: The Forbidden Forest @ Proud Camden

Club Preview: The Forbidden Forest @ Proud Camden

Dance Review: Currency 2 @ The Place

Dance Review: Currency 2 @ The Place

An International Exchange of Danced Ideas.
Preview: Frankie Vs The Reptile @ Etcetera Theatre

Preview: Frankie Vs The Reptile @ Etcetera Theatre

Supergrass play Barfly

Supergrass play Barfly

"The Best Of Me Is The Worst Of Me": Interview With Scottee

"The Best Of Me Is The Worst Of Me": Interview With Scottee

The enfant terrible of London cabaret.
Camden Food For All Project Wins Recycling Award

Camden Food For All Project Wins Recycling Award

Theatre Review: Ladybird @ The New Diorama

Theatre Review: Ladybird @ The New Diorama

The problems of 90's Russia make for unusual Christmas fare.
Shows By Mark Grist And Kate Tempest At Roundhouse

Shows By Mark Grist And Kate Tempest At Roundhouse

Rap, performance poetry and interactive theatre at Roundhouse.
Music Reigns Supreme With Once @ Phoenix Theatre

Music Reigns Supreme With Once @ Phoenix Theatre

Foot-stamping fun in this adaptation of the Oscar-winning film.
Musicians, Whales And A Prize-Winning Author At Cecil Sharp House

Musicians, Whales And A Prize-Winning Author At Cecil Sharp House

A night of tall tales of the sea.
Review: CSS and Florence and the Machine @ Koko

Review: CSS and Florence and the Machine @ Koko

 Comedy Preview: Joking For Justice @ The Bloomsbury Theatre

Comedy Preview: Joking For Justice @ The Bloomsbury Theatre

Top charity benefit gig featuring Richard Herring, Ava Vidal, Mark Dolan and Francesca Martinez.
Live Music Preview: The Camden Crawl

Live Music Preview: The Camden Crawl

Live Review: Passion Pit @ Koko

Live Review: Passion Pit @ Koko

Camden's Answer To The Fourth Plinth

Camden's Answer To The Fourth Plinth

Art Review: It's A Wonderful Life @ Nancy Victor

Art Review: It's A Wonderful Life @ Nancy Victor

A group show featuring a tower made up of lenses, snooker balls and watches.
Preview: Fucked Up

Preview: Fucked Up

Capture Camden

Capture Camden

Review: Gravetemple at Underworld

Review: Gravetemple at Underworld

Win: Guestlist for Dragonette at Proud Galleries.

Win: Guestlist for Dragonette at Proud Galleries.

Clubwatch: NoOneDied

Clubwatch: NoOneDied

Camden Fringe Open To Applications Now!

Camden Fringe Open To Applications Now!

Museum Extensions Update

Museum Extensions Update

Preview: Idlewild Take Over Dingwalls

Preview: Idlewild Take Over Dingwalls

Opera Examines Our Obsession With Telly

Opera Examines Our Obsession With Telly

People Watch opens King's Cross opera festival.
Free Tonight?

Free Tonight?

Irony-Free Amy News

Irony-Free Amy News

Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

Music Preview: Gilles Peterson Presents A Night Of Death Jazz @The Roundhouse

Music Preview: Gilles Peterson Presents A Night Of Death Jazz @The Roundhouse

Live Review: Delays @ Lock Tavern

Live Review: Delays @ Lock Tavern

Preview: Frankland & Sons @ Camden People's Theatre

Preview: Frankland & Sons @ Camden People's Theatre

Father and son enact a true story (sponsored)
Spoken Word Preview: Ross Sutherland @ Roundhouse

Spoken Word Preview: Ross Sutherland @ Roundhouse

Catch The Three Stigmata of Pacman tonight and tomorrow.
Ticket Alert: Camden Crawl .... 2010!

Ticket Alert: Camden Crawl .... 2010!

Liam Gallagher Storms Off Stage

Liam Gallagher Storms Off Stage

Preview: Adam Green @ Electric Ballroom

Preview: Adam Green @ Electric Ballroom

Be At Proud Returns Tonight!

Be At Proud Returns Tonight!

Consultation On Cleaning Up Camden

Consultation On Cleaning Up Camden

Hear Sounds Of The New At The Forge

Hear Sounds Of The New At The Forge

Octandre Ensemble play six world premieres.
Camden Goes To The Dogs

Camden Goes To The Dogs

Last Minute Listing #2: Lost Treasures Of The Black Heart

Last Minute Listing #2: Lost Treasures Of The Black Heart

Random Saturday Night At The Camden Fringe

Random Saturday Night At The Camden Fringe

Londonist Live: Atmosphere & Brother Ali @ Koko

Londonist Live: Atmosphere & Brother Ali @ Koko

The Best Of Camden Town In Photos

The Best Of Camden Town In Photos

Not all tourist tat.
Londonist Out Loud: A Podcast About London, 19 April 2013

Londonist Out Loud: A Podcast About London, 19 April 2013

A look at the dynamic collection of leading 18th century architect Sir John Soane, with N Quentin Woolf.
Londonist Out Loud: A Podcast About London, 12 April 2013

Londonist Out Loud: A Podcast About London, 12 April 2013

A touching look at the Foundling Hospital where many unwanted children were left in the eighteenth century.
This Week’s London Cabaret Zingers: 4-8 May 2011

This Week’s London Cabaret Zingers: 4-8 May 2011

This week's Zingers include murder suspects, a surreal escapologist, a night inspired by The Prisoner plus Dexy's Midnight Runners duetting with LL Cool J.
Londonist Out Loud: Model Society

Londonist Out Loud: Model Society

Up and coming London band Model Society talk about their debut single, Follow Your Dreams.
Music Preview: Paintings Of Ships

Music Preview: Paintings Of Ships

Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

Idle Crawl

Idle Crawl

Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

Free Tonight?

Free Tonight?

Dancing In The Parkways!

Dancing In The Parkways!

Caption Competition: Haunted Trike

Caption Competition: Haunted Trike

Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

The Team Behind The Rain Room Are Coming At You With Giant Balls

The Team Behind The Rain Room Are Coming At You With Giant Balls

Giant balls!
Never Been To The Hunterian Museum? Last Chance Now

Never Been To The Hunterian Museum? Last Chance Now

Make sure you visit before it closes.
The Top 11 Exhibitions To See In London Right Now

The Top 11 Exhibitions To See In London Right Now

You'll feel silly if you miss them
8 Exhibitions To See (And 2 To Avoid) In London Right Now

8 Exhibitions To See (And 2 To Avoid) In London Right Now

Our recommendations.
9 Exhibitions To See (And 2 To Avoid) In London This Month

9 Exhibitions To See (And 2 To Avoid) In London This Month

Which art exhibitions are unmissable right now?
10 Exhibitions To Look Forward To In February

10 Exhibitions To Look Forward To In February

Time to get planning.
The Exhibitions You Should See In June 2017

The Exhibitions You Should See In June 2017

Including one that smells great.
We Review The Latest Exhibitions In London

We Review The Latest Exhibitions In London

Which ones catch your eye?
Map Heaven Has Arrived At The British Library

Map Heaven Has Arrived At The British Library

Another great BL exhibition.
London Exhibitions You Should Visit Right Now

London Exhibitions You Should Visit Right Now

So many exhibitions but which ones are worth a visit?
Which Exhibitions Should You Visit In December? Let Us Help You Out

Which Exhibitions Should You Visit In December? Let Us Help You Out

Which are you planning to see?
Get cultural at these 10 exhibitions opening in London in November

Get cultural at these 10 exhibitions opening in London in November

From maps to shoplifting.
Bjork To Jackson Pollock: The Top Exhibitions To See This Month

Bjork To Jackson Pollock: The Top Exhibitions To See This Month

Virtual reality to abstract expressionism.
10 Exhibitions To Look Forward To This Month

10 Exhibitions To Look Forward To This Month

Have an arty March.
What Does A Londoner Look Like?

What Does A Londoner Look Like?

Get your portrait immortalised
Go See These Exhibitions By And About Women

Go See These Exhibitions By And About Women

Some of these are unmissable
Which Of These New Exhibitions Are Actually Worth Seeing?

Which Of These New Exhibitions Are Actually Worth Seeing?

The best and worst from London's art scene.
The Best (And Worst) Exhibitions In London Right Now

The Best (And Worst) Exhibitions In London Right Now

Eight to see - and three to avoid.
Hokusai Makes A Big Splash In This Blockbuster Exhibition

Hokusai Makes A Big Splash In This Blockbuster Exhibition

This is big.
Our Top 10 Cultural Day Trips In London

Our Top 10 Cultural Day Trips In London

Bet you haven't done all 10.
The Best Of Today's London Art Scene

The Best Of Today's London Art Scene

Stunning photography and sprawling architecture.
North Londononers Fighting For Autonomy From Their Council

North Londononers Fighting For Autonomy From Their Council

With the support of a mildly famous actor.
The top art exhibitions in London (and one to avoid)

The top art exhibitions in London (and one to avoid)

Including drones with a twists.
Sculpture In The Sunshine -- It's What We've Always Wanted

Sculpture In The Sunshine -- It's What We've Always Wanted

A giant cartoon-y character looms over us...
A Pop Art Extravaganza At The British Museum

A Pop Art Extravaganza At The British Museum

Gas stations and Star Spangled Banners.
Can burns be treated with the fat of a neutered male pig?

Can burns be treated with the fat of a neutered male pig?

Why are red onions better for burns than white ones?
Move From Darkness Into Light In These Two Exhibitions

Move From Darkness Into Light In These Two Exhibitions

Art experiences are becoming more popular.
British Museum Doesn't Shy From Colonial Atrocities In South Africa Show

British Museum Doesn't Shy From Colonial Atrocities In South Africa Show

A snappy and engaging exhibition.
Anime Fan? Get To King's Cross For This Stunning Exhibition

Anime Fan? Get To King's Cross For This Stunning Exhibition

Ghost in the Shell springs forth.
New Venue Opening In Camden

New Venue Opening In Camden

From the team behind XOYO and The Jazz Cafe.
Try A Christmas Do With A Difference

Try A Christmas Do With A Difference

Ditch the turkey.
A double bill of abstract colour at Camden Arts Centre

A double bill of abstract colour at Camden Arts Centre

Abstract, free and colourful.