Best of Londonist: 11 July 2021

By Maire Rose Connor Last edited 13 months ago
Best of Londonist: 11 July 2021

Your weekly Londonist round-up.

Have You Visited The Unique 'Chinese Garage' In South London?

These days it sells wine.

Here's What Coming To The Fourth Plinth In 2022... And 2024

Two seriously thought-provoking pieces.

Antelope by Samson Kambalu will appear on the Fourth Plinth in 2022. Image © James O Jenkins

Discover A Better Way To Rent In East London's Newest Neighbourhood

Gallions Point is loaded with perks. (sponsor)

A Giant Spider And A Rabbit-Headed Family: Fantastical Meets Brutal In Paula Rego At Tate Britain

Emitting intensity and vulnerability.

Women at always at the centre of her narratives. © Tate (Oliver Cowling)

Legendary Dressmaker Jean Muir Gets A Blue Plaque

At her Mayfair showroom.

Joanna Lumley (far left) and other models backstage at a Jean Muir show © Marilyn Stafford

The Rise And Rise Of Rudy's Vegan Diner

A new branch for the seitan slingers.

Image by Lydia Manch.

Where To Find Barbara Hepworth Sculptures In London

Gardens, a boating lake, and even a John Lewis.

Image: Zoe Craig via the Londonist Flickr Pool

250 Ghost Signs Come To Life In A Hauntingly Beautiful New Book

Semi-hidden portals to the past.

Donovan Bros - Crispin Street - Philip Marriage © Roy Reed

A New Four Quarters Gaming Bar's Coming To South London

Third of its name.

Image: Four Quarters bar.

Dozens Of Hot Air Balloons Will (Hopefully) Fly Over Central London This Month

The Lord Mayor's balloon regatta is back.

Image: Bill Green via the Londonist Flickr Pool

Penshurst Place: A Country Manor House With Links To Henry VIII And Harry Potter

You probably recognise it from films and TV shows.

Enjoy Landscaped Parkland & A Private Spa With Your New Home At Beaufort Park

Contemporary apartments in north west London (sponsor)

Dine Suspended 100 Feet In The Sky Above Greenwich This Summer

Hang out on high.

Last Updated 12 July 2021