February 2012

Book Review: Spitalfields Life By The Gentle Author

Book Review: Spitalfields Life By The Gentle Author

The first must-buy London book of the year. | By M@
Arts Ahead: What’s On In London 28 February – 5 March

Arts Ahead: What’s On In London 28 February – 5 March

The new theatre, dance, opera, classical and art shows you don't want to miss this week | By Zoe Craig
Listen Up Music Interview: Fanfarlo

Listen Up Music Interview: Fanfarlo

London folksters speak to Londonist about adopting analogue keybords for a huge new sound. | By Dave Newbury
In Pictures: The Big Egg Hunt, Part 1

In Pictures: The Big Egg Hunt, Part 1

And the stolen eggs are recovered. | By M@
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. | By Dave Newbury
Free Breakfast Gig Alert: The Drums @ Floridita

Free Breakfast Gig Alert: The Drums @ Floridita

The Drums + free bagels in Soho this Thursday morning at 8.15am | By tikichris
RMT Declares Formal Dispute Over Olympic Pay

RMT Declares Formal Dispute Over Olympic Pay

RMT moves ever closer to strike action...again. | By BethPH
Mayoral Election: The Case Against...Boris Johnson

Mayoral Election: The Case Against...Boris Johnson

Tom Barry of Boriswatch explains why you shouldn't vote Boris. | By Jonn
Boris Promises 'Driverless' Trains To Reduce Tube Strikes

Boris Promises 'Driverless' Trains To Reduce Tube Strikes

Forgets 'driverless' doesn't mean the same as 'unstaffed'. | By Rachel Holdsworth
Musical Preview: Reasons To Be Cheerful @ Hackney Empire

Musical Preview: Reasons To Be Cheerful @ Hackney Empire

Ian Dury and the Blockheads musical returns to London (sponsored post) | Sponsor
Giant Olympic Rings Float Down Thames

Giant Olympic Rings Float Down Thames

A riverine stunt marks 150 days to go. | By M@
What's for Lunch? Old Tom's Bar, Leadenhall Market

What's for Lunch? Old Tom's Bar, Leadenhall Market

Old Tom's Bar at Leadenhall Market offers connoisseur's range of British cheese and charcuterie paired with craft ale and fine wine in a cosy and historic setting. | By tikichris
New Venue In A Lorry Container For Deptford

New Venue In A Lorry Container For Deptford

Deptford's pizza bus gets an equally improbably live venue. | By Londonist
Plans To Charge £15 To Climb Big Ben

Plans To Charge £15 To Climb Big Ben

From July, achey legs will no longer be free. | By BethPH
London Blend: Giddy Up Coffee

London Blend: Giddy Up Coffee

A magnificent coffee machine on a porch in Shoreditch. | By SamF
Occupy LSX At St Paul's Evicted

Occupy LSX At St Paul's Evicted

Twenty arrests in a relatively low key night. | By Rachel Holdsworth
Extra, Extra

Extra, Extra

Spring flowers, a blue plaque and an egg eating dinosaur | By Lindsey
Music Review: Noel Gallagher @ O2

Music Review: Noel Gallagher @ O2

The song-writing Gallagher rouses the crowd in Greenwich. | By Londonist