Best Of Londonist: 15 January 2023

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Best Of Londonist: 15 January 2023

Your weekly Londonist roundup, featuring Londony news and features from the past seven days.

Why You Should Always Look *Down* In London: Pavement Oddities

16 reasons to look to your feet.

A coal hole with beer mugs on it

Eurostar Is Doing A January Sale - With Tickets From £39

Quick! It ends on Monday!

Two Eurostar trains at St Pancras
Image: Shutterstock

A "Designer Doughnut" Boutique Opens In London This Month

Donutelier By Roladin comes to Charing Cross.

A delicious pink raspberry donut

What London Is Like When You're Deaf

Broken tannoys, e-scooters and cafes that speak BSL.

A young man looks into a window illuminated with a Theatre Cafe sign
Image: Happy Clegg

8 London Museums And Galleries Opening And Reopening In 2023

Some familiar faces, some new.

Facade of the BBD Eath Experience
Image: Woo Architects

Hogarth's Staircase Masterpiece At Bart's Hospital To Be Restored

Grant comes in Bart's 900th year.

A stunningly painted staircase with various figures with various maladies
Image © Matthew Andrews

Release The Ramen! Snap Up This Delicious Winter Deal At Shoryu Ramen Kensington

Piping hot bowls of noodley goodness, plus a side, for just £20. (sponsor)

A delicious bowl of ramen

10 Things That'll Make Londoners Laugh

Dummies, tube drivers and s**t Guinness.

A tube driver at the controls

Burns Night 2023 In London: Parties, Suppers And Ceilidhs To Celebrate This Year

Kilt up and raise a dram to Robert Burns on 25 January.

Battersea Power Station Gets A Glow Up For This Free Light Festival

For the first time since the iconic building reopened.

Battersea Power Station with a rainbow of lights reflecting in the Thames below it
Image: John Sturrock

The Lost Rhino: The Natural History Museum Ponders Doomed Animal

See the almost-extinct rhino from four perspectives. (sponsor)

Antique drawing of a rhino
The Rhinoceros', Albrecht Durer, Germany, c.1515 © The Trustees of the British Museum

There's A March And Rally In Support Of NHS Staff In London On Wednesday

March on Downing Street in solidarity with healthcare workers.

Nurse striking outside St Thomas'

5 London Restaurants Doing Amazing Vegan Food That You Need To Try In 2023

In north, south, east, west and central.

An array of Asian plates
Image: Hoxton Mini Press

Where To Spend Australia Day 2023 In London

Fair dinkum.

The Australian flag
Image: iStock/MicroStockHub

Sweet! A Nutella Pizza Kiosk Is Opening In Carnaby

Introducing... the Nutelleria.

A load of chocolately doughnuts

Last Chance To See This Exhibition By 'Lithuania’s Greatest Artist'

100+ works on display at Dulwich Picture Gallery. (sponsor)

A beautiful painting of angels on a beach
Courtesy M.K. Čiurlionis National Museum of Art, Kaunas

Last Updated 13 January 2023