Best Of Londonist: 8 October 2017

Your Sunday morning best of Londonist weekly round-up.

The Aeroplane Graveyard on the Outskirts of London

Seven full-sized aircraft, tucked away behind some outhouses

Where to Practise Mindfulness in London

Stressed? Anxious? Finding it hard to cope? Have a read of this

A Secret of Fleet Street

Something to look out for next time you're on Fleet Street

Mail Rail Ghost Stations - Where Are They?

Mail Rail below London has 9 ghost stations. We go find them

London Bars Where You Have to Know Someone to Get In

No membership fee can buy you entry to these drinking spots.

We've Got a New Londonist Book of Maps Coming Out Soon

We've only gone and made a book of London maps...

See the Severed Head of Jeremy Bentham

Heads-up about a new exhibition.

The Thames Begins in Gloucestershire, but Where Exactly?

We go for a paddle at the source of the Thames

A New Tunnel Boring Machine... But What's It Called?

Under the Thames from Chelsea to Battersea.

Things Get Trippy in This Massive Free Exhibition

An intense giant barcode and fighter jets.

Beer in Food Is Amazing - Here's Where to Eat


There's a Cracking Events Line-Up at Olympia London This Christmas

It's never too soon to plan for Christmas

Lunch Spot Dayrooms Is an Instagrammable Hit

Not your usual cake choices.

The Marylebone Street Every Foodie Should Know About

Streets for Eats: when you don't know what you're in the mood for yet

12 of the Best Exhibitions to See in October

Which one are you most looking forward to?

Estate Agents' Lies Are Exposed With This Hilarious Internet Extension

Anyone for some "characterless living"?

When a Lynx Roamed Free Across Suburban London

North London's answer to Bigfoot? Not quite

Enter a Fake Museum and Become a Citizen of the World at Frieze Art Fair

Let us guide you.

Photographs That Makes Us Question What We're Seeing

Photography gets playful.

How Many London Locations Can You Spot in the Paddington 2 Trailer?

Everyone's favourite honorary Londoner is back.

Foodies: Be the First to Try These New October Openings

Soft launch discounts galore.

Science Museum Shines a Light on India in Two Free Exhibitions

More reasons to visit Science Museum

Where to Celebrate Day of the Dead in London

It's tequila time...

Did American Tourists Really Think They'd Bought Famous London Landmarks?

You'd want to keep this mistake on the down-low

The Place With a Postbox in the Loo

The price of stamps these days, eh?

Einstein Spent Time in London, Dodging Nazi Assassins

The physicist was a regular visitor.

Food Review: The Brasserie at Devonshire Club

London’s softest Dover sole.

When Urinal Met Lobster Phone: A Dalí and Duchamp Love in at the Royal Academy

An unlikely friendship.

Dramatic Spanish Painting Comes to the West End

Saints and the Virgin in beautiful paintings.

Cocktails and Blues: There's More to Smithfield Market at Midnight Than Meets the Eye

The underground bar taking you on a world tour.

Love the Feeling of Being on a Swing? Tate Modern Has Got You Covered

Anyone up for some swinging?

The Chicken Connoisseur Is Getting His Own TV Show

His star continues to rise.

Fancy Trying Crispy Fried Bugs or Ants' Eggs?

The latest venture from the owners of Rosa’s