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Is This London's Strangest Shopping Centre?

Is This London's Strangest Shopping Centre?

Harrods' old rival is now a dying shopping centre.
Why were there so many eel, pie and mash shops in the East End?

Why were there so many eel, pie and mash shops in the East End?

Eyes on the pies.
11 Secrets Of Selfridges

11 Secrets Of Selfridges

Inside the department store.
8 Secrets Of Liberty

8 Secrets Of Liberty

Including a PR stunt that backfired.
Where was the first Pret, EAT, McDonald's or Leon in London?

Where was the first Pret, EAT, McDonald's or Leon in London?

We've mapped the first Pret, EAT, McDonald's and Leon... plus several more.
8 Of The Best Independent Trainer Shops In London

8 Of The Best Independent Trainer Shops In London

Get your fix at one of these.
London Shopkeeper Stories: Khan's, Peckham

London Shopkeeper Stories: Khan's, Peckham

A local legend.
What's Morleys Department Store In Brixton Like?

What's Morleys Department Store In Brixton Like?

Does it have Brixton's best people-watching spot?
Here's What To Buy In You Local Asian Supermarket

Here's What To Buy In You Local Asian Supermarket

Don't let unfamiliar ingredients give you the fear
Where To Buy Vegan Food In London

Where To Buy Vegan Food In London

Need fresh ideas for where to buy vegan?
Where To Buy Indian Ingredients In London

Where To Buy Indian Ingredients In London

Begin your culinary adventure.
In Pictures: The Last Days Of Oxford Street's BHS

In Pictures: The Last Days Of Oxford Street's BHS

Customers feel nostalgic.
The Best Toyshops In London

The Best Toyshops In London

Let the little ones loose.
Cyclists: here's a handy guide to the best bike shops in London

Cyclists: here's a handy guide to the best bike shops in London

Summer's here, time to feel the wind in your hair!
Where To Eat And Drink In... St John's Wood

Where To Eat And Drink In... St John's Wood

Breakfast, lunch and dinner.
6 Must-Know Secrets Of Oxford Street Shops

6 Must-Know Secrets Of Oxford Street Shops

We've just made Christmas bearable.
11 Secrets Of Harrods

11 Secrets Of Harrods

Including the serpent security guard.
Inside London's Biggest Bookshop

Inside London's Biggest Bookshop

Everything you need to know about this bookish behemoth.
London's Best Chocolate Shops

London's Best Chocolate Shops

Where to buy the sweet dark stuff.
Where To Buy Gluten-Free Food And Ingredients In London

Where To Buy Gluten-Free Food And Ingredients In London

Shopping, sans gluten.
A Farewell Tour Of The Whitgift Centre

A Farewell Tour Of The Whitgift Centre

Landmark will be demolished next year.
7 Secrets Of Fortnum & Mason

7 Secrets Of Fortnum & Mason

Including Britain's first baked beans.
Markets And Shopping Events: May 2014

Markets And Shopping Events: May 2014

Vintage sales, pop-ups and more.
Where Is London's Oldest Chocolate Shop?

Where Is London's Oldest Chocolate Shop?

And why was it nearly called something completely different?
Inside The Shop That Hasn't Changed Since The 1960s

Inside The Shop That Hasn't Changed Since The 1960s

It's haunted, too.
The Best Afro-Caribbean Food Shops In London

The Best Afro-Caribbean Food Shops In London

Far more than just plantain and peppers.
Markets And Shopping Events: April 2014

Markets And Shopping Events: April 2014

Sample sales, vintage fairs and more.
In Pictures: Pop-Up Shopping Mall Boxpark Opens In Shoreditch

In Pictures: Pop-Up Shopping Mall Boxpark Opens In Shoreditch

Prepare for 100 headlines about 'thinking inside the box'.
Stories Of A Shopkeeper Reveals John Lewis' History

Stories Of A Shopkeeper Reveals John Lewis' History

A chance to visit the roof.
Best New Food Shops: Ileana Artisan Food And Butcher

Best New Food Shops: Ileana Artisan Food And Butcher

Smart Romanian deli in Hendon.
Markets And Shopping Events: August 2014

Markets And Shopping Events: August 2014

London souvenirs, ample antiques and 10 tonnes of vintage clothes.
'The Atmosphere At Covent Garden Has Changed'

'The Atmosphere At Covent Garden Has Changed'

It's a far cry from the quirky place it used to be
Bag A Christmas Bargain At Free Shopping Events

Bag A Christmas Bargain At Free Shopping Events

Carnaby and Covent Garden help ease the pain.
Plans For 'Shoreditch Village' Filed With Hackney Council

Plans For 'Shoreditch Village' Filed With Hackney Council

Mixed-use development near similarly named Village Underground.
The Ghost Shops Of The Barbican Estate

The Ghost Shops Of The Barbican Estate

A tour around the Barbican's old shops, pubs and restaurants.
Markets And Shopping Events: October 2014

Markets And Shopping Events: October 2014

Victoria Beckham, plus-sized clothing and a Crafty Fox.
Best New Food Shops: Italian Farmers, Stroud Green

Best New Food Shops: Italian Farmers, Stroud Green

The best tomatoes and pesto you'll find this side of the Alps.
Markets And Shopping Events: June 2014

Markets And Shopping Events: June 2014

Pop up scarves, an airfield festival, and lots of vintage.
An Alternative To Your Weekly Internet Shop

An Alternative To Your Weekly Internet Shop

Farmers' markets enter the 21st century.
Markets And Shopping Events: September 2014

Markets And Shopping Events: September 2014

Vintage cars and Fashion Week specials.
People You Find In Record Shops #1: The Little Record Shop

People You Find In Record Shops #1: The Little Record Shop

Pete Paphides goes vinyl shopping.
Where To Shop For Makeup In Covent Garden

Where To Shop For Makeup In Covent Garden

New stores, decent bargains, free makeovers.
Markets And Shopping Events: July 2014

Markets And Shopping Events: July 2014

London's first entire pop-up street.
Best New Food Shops: Boulangerie Jade, East Dulwich

Best New Food Shops: Boulangerie Jade, East Dulwich

French breads and croquembouche.
Islington Continues Descent Into Self-parody

Islington Continues Descent Into Self-parody

Blame John Lewis.
Best New Food Shops: Brompton Food Market

Best New Food Shops: Brompton Food Market

Major new food shop opens in South Kensington.
Eviction Warnings For Brixton Railway Arch Shops

Eviction Warnings For Brixton Railway Arch Shops

Network Rail says it wants to preserve area's vibrancy.
Best New Food Shops: B Street Deli

Best New Food Shops: B Street Deli

B for brilliant? Yes!
World's First "Pop-Up Mall" Comes To London

World's First "Pop-Up Mall" Comes To London

Later this year,Shoreditch will welcome Boxpark, described as the first ever pop-up mall.
Crack And Cider: London's First Shop For The Homeless

Crack And Cider: London's First Shop For The Homeless

Pop-up is opening on Hackney's Kingsland Road.
Best New Food Shops: La Cave à Fromage, Notting Hill

Best New Food Shops: La Cave à Fromage, Notting Hill

Say cheese.
Best New Food Shops: Buchanan's Cheesemonger

Best New Food Shops: Buchanan's Cheesemonger

Marble Arch gets a wonderful new cheesemonger.
Should All London Businesses Pay The London Living Wage?

Should All London Businesses Pay The London Living Wage?

What impact would this have on the city and its people?
Best New Food Shops: Anges de Sucre

Best New Food Shops: Anges de Sucre

Marshmallows and macarons in Kensington.
Best New Food Shops: Ergon Deli

Best New Food Shops: Ergon Deli

Greek restaurant-deli chain opens first London branch.
Westfield Stratford City: Then And Now

Westfield Stratford City: Then And Now

The giant retail complex is now just 4 months from opening.
Westfield Stratford Opens To The Sound Of Smashing Glass

Westfield Stratford Opens To The Sound Of Smashing Glass

Europe's largest mall attracts thousands on opening night.
London's Best Wine Bars: Vini Italiani, Old Brompton Road

London's Best Wine Bars: Vini Italiani, Old Brompton Road

Chic drinking in South Ken.
Southwark Tube Station To Get 300 New Homes in TfL Property Deal

Southwark Tube Station To Get 300 New Homes in TfL Property Deal

Joint partnership with Development Securities.
Things To Do In London: Tuesday 18 August

Things To Do In London: Tuesday 18 August

An arts festival and a magic show.
Fortnum & Mason Opens New Store In St Pancras

Fortnum & Mason Opens New Store In St Pancras

New opening from the shop that brought us scotch eggs and baked beans.
Fabulous Food Markets At One New Change

Fabulous Food Markets At One New Change

International food and fab foodie shopping.
Mapped: The First Major Shops In London

Mapped: The First Major Shops In London

From Sainsbury's to Carphone Warehouse.
London Macaron Shops To Follow On Instagram

London Macaron Shops To Follow On Instagram

Sweet on the eyes AND the taste buds.
Best New Food Shops: Eat 17

Best New Food Shops: Eat 17

New Hackney food shop from creators of bacon jam.
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.
Find Unique And Unusual Christmas Gifts: Shop South Bank

Find Unique And Unusual Christmas Gifts: Shop South Bank

Eat, drink, shop and be merry!
Best New Food Shops: HG Walter

Best New Food Shops: HG Walter

Barons Court butcher refurbished and relaunched.
Best New Food Shops: Pavilion Deli

Best New Food Shops: Pavilion Deli

Cheeses and meats with 'bespoke gourmet garnishes' in Kensington - but is it a shop?
Best New Food Shops: Paul A Young At Heal’s

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

Chocolate as a craft.
Plans For Hackney Fashion Hub Revealed

Plans For Hackney Fashion Hub Revealed

Easing social divisions, or exacerbating them?
'Social Supermarkets' Get City Hall Funding Boost

'Social Supermarkets' Get City Hall Funding Boost

Tackling food poverty and waste.
Best New Food Shops: Raging Bull Meats

Best New Food Shops: Raging Bull Meats

South African meats on Finchley Road
Pop-Up Shop For Piccadilly As 7,000 London Retail Units Lie Empty

Pop-Up Shop For Piccadilly As 7,000 London Retail Units Lie Empty

PopUp Britain are back; but are temporary shops the answer?
Best New Food Shops: Moxon's, Islington

Best New Food Shops: Moxon's, Islington

Fishmonger extraordinaire.
London Craft Shops You Should Follow On Instagram

London Craft Shops You Should Follow On Instagram

Beads and wool for ogling.
London Ice Cream Shops To Follow On Instagram

London Ice Cream Shops To Follow On Instagram

Gelaterias too.
Virgin Holidays Opens First High Street Store

Virgin Holidays Opens First High Street Store

Is this the future of booking your holidays?
Best New Food Shops: The French Tarte

Best New Food Shops: The French Tarte

Tarte with a sweet heart in Teddington.
A Brief History Of Retail On Wood Street

A Brief History Of Retail On Wood Street

A survery of retail, Now and Then.
PopUp Britain Opens King’s Road Shop

PopUp Britain Opens King’s Road Shop

The retail arm of StartUp Britain is opening a new London-based flagship.
Inside Battersea Power Station

Inside Battersea Power Station

Pop-Up Art Shop In Piccadilly Circus Station

Pop-Up Art Shop In Piccadilly Circus Station

Buy art on your daily commute.
Shop Till You Drop: It's @Boxpark Sale Day

Shop Till You Drop: It's @Boxpark Sale Day

Boxing Day sales with a difference.
In Pictures: One New Change Opening

In Pictures: One New Change Opening

Selling Out: The Secrets Of London's Shop Workers

Selling Out: The Secrets Of London's Shop Workers

1000 Londoners hosts film night about shopping.
Get Shop-Happy At A 20% Off London Shopping Night

Get Shop-Happy At A 20% Off London Shopping Night

Discounted shopping, live music, entertainment and sweet treats in Covent Garden with MasterCard (sponsored post).
What's for Lunch? Pieminister, Boxpark

What's for Lunch? Pieminister, Boxpark

Pieminister at Boxpark offers a contained, economic and satisfying lunch.
Londonist: Unchained Mini-Guide to Northcote Road

Londonist: Unchained Mini-Guide to Northcote Road

MasterCard Presents 20% Off London Shopping Night

MasterCard Presents 20% Off London Shopping Night

Reclaim the streets: shopping goes pedestrian around Covent Garden (sponsored post).
Men's Fashion Boutique Blaqua Opens in Soho

Men's Fashion Boutique Blaqua Opens in Soho

Inside London's Best Bike Shops: Brixton Cycles

Inside London's Best Bike Shops: Brixton Cycles

Looking at the cycle hotspots.
O2 Versus O2 Versus O2

O2 Versus O2 Versus O2

West End Retail Bucks National Trend

West End Retail Bucks National Trend

Super Shopping Weekend With 20% Off @Boxpark

Super Shopping Weekend With 20% Off @Boxpark

20% off vintage fashion, bicycles, sportswear, lingerie and food & drink this weekend at Boxpark (sponsored post).
Get A Degree In Shopping From Harrods

Get A Degree In Shopping From Harrods

Unchained Mini-Guide to Regent’s Park Road

Unchained Mini-Guide to Regent’s Park Road

Monday Miscellanea

Monday Miscellanea

Unchained Mini-Guide to Devonshire Road

Unchained Mini-Guide to Devonshire Road

Westfield Turns One

Westfield Turns One

West End Unfazed By Economic Slowdown

West End Unfazed By Economic Slowdown

Unchained Mini-Guide to Lamb's Conduit

Unchained Mini-Guide to Lamb's Conduit

Inside The Shop That Hasn't Changed Since The 1960s

Inside The Shop That Hasn't Changed Since The 1960s

It's haunted, too.
Mo Money, No Problems

Mo Money, No Problems

What's Brixton's Shipping Container Village Like?

What's Brixton's Shipping Container Village Like?

Did Pop snap and crackle?