April 2011

London's Top Historic Houses And Stately Homes

London's Top Historic Houses And Stately Homes

Ideas for your weekend. | By M@
Pollution Not Improved By C-Charge, Say Scientists

Pollution Not Improved By C-Charge, Say Scientists

What's Boris Johnson going to do to improve London's air quality? | By BethPH
TONIGHT: Big Chill House Relaunch Party

TONIGHT: Big Chill House Relaunch Party

Check out the anglepoise lamps and festival inspired art tonight from 7pm. | By Lindsey
Preview: Royal Alleycat Bicycle Treasure Hunt

Preview: Royal Alleycat Bicycle Treasure Hunt

As that lot leave the Abbey, get on your bike for treasure hunt charity fun. | By Londonist
Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

Our daily dose of newsworthy allsorts, from breastfeeding to boxing. | By SallyB2
Slowalk (In support of Ai Weiwei) @ Tate Modern Saturday 30 April

Slowalk (In support of Ai Weiwei) @ Tate Modern Saturday 30 April

Be part of a meditative walk in the Turbine Hall this weekend. | By Lindsey
Obligatory Royal Wedding Food and Drink Offers

Obligatory Royal Wedding Food and Drink Offers

Whether you're looking to dine like a future king or taking a let them eat Kate mentality toward the royal wedding, here's a narrowed down list of restaurant and bar specials going on in honour of Will and Kate's big day. | By tikichris
This Week's London Cabaret Zingers 27 April - 1 May

This Week's London Cabaret Zingers 27 April - 1 May

See if you can guess the connection between some of this week's Zingers: a drag Prince William, a Kate Middleton burlesque routine, the alternative wedding night reception and a trip down the Thames. | By Franco Milazzo
Jim Goldberg Wins Deutsche Börse Photography Prize 2011

Jim Goldberg Wins Deutsche Börse Photography Prize 2011

The winner of the prestigious photography prize was announced last night at P3. | By Lindsey
New Sculpture For Olympic Park Revealed

New Sculpture For Olympic Park Revealed

RUN: a new permanent piece of public art for 'Lizzy' Park. | By Lindsey
Theatre Interview: Dan Reballato

Theatre Interview: Dan Reballato

We speak to Dan Rebellato, Professor of Contemporary Theatre at Royal Holloway about his new play Chekhov in Hell, his London roots, government cuts and modern bullshit. | By Franco Milazzo
Book Grocer: 27 April-3 May

Book Grocer: 27 April-3 May

The week ahead in literary London: the London Word Festival continues apace, plus test out AV before the referendum at Utter!. | By Rachel Holdsworth
TONIGHT: Draft Works @ Royal Opera House

TONIGHT: Draft Works @ Royal Opera House

Dancers from the Royal Ballet try their hand at choreography. | By Lindsey
Preview: Land of Kings Festival, Dalston 28-29 April

Preview: Land of Kings Festival, Dalston 28-29 April

Music and art in E8 this Thursday and Friday night. | By Lindsey
Festival of Britain Celebrations: Top 10 Picks

Festival of Britain Celebrations: Top 10 Picks

Our pick of the best events from the Southbank's special summer season. | By M@
Olympic Ticket Ballot: What Are Your Chances?

Olympic Ticket Ballot: What Are Your Chances?

Anxious about how much money you've got riding on Olympic tickets? Read on. | By London_Duncan
Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

Our just-three-days-to-go news round-up. | By SallyB2
London's Top 10 Green Museums

London's Top 10 Green Museums

Beehives, bowsers, wormeries and "not so sexy" LEDs: the stories behind London's greenest museums | By Zoe Craig