London News

The London Library

To mark its 175th anniversary this year, the London Library is celebrating its impact on the literary and cultural fabric of Britain with the Words in the Square festival, from 6 to 8 May in St James’s Square.

Turner, self-portrait, artist

JMW Turner’s Self-Portrait (c.1799) will be the new face to feature on the Bank of England’s £20 banknote, it was announced today.

Churchill, blue plaque, hyde park gate, london

The London blue plaques scheme, which provides an intriguing glimpse into the capital’s past, is celebrating its 150th anniversary in May this year

sam wanamaker playhouse, london, treasures

We bring together a wealth of the capital’s most fascinating features from the biggest to the smallest to give you a taste of variety on offer in our amazing capital city...

This spring, explore the Houses of Parliament from a fresh angle with Suffragette-themed tours telling the story of women’s struggle for the vote.

With breathtaking views of London from Hyde Park to Harrods, Michelin-starred restaurant and bar Galvin at Windows on the 28th floor of London Hilton...

The words "high fashion" and "cake" are rarely uttered in the same breath. But The Berkeley flouts the fashionista's no-carb rules with its Prêt-à-Portea

The Granthams lived the high life at Downton, but never so literally as guests of a new tour to the estate, courtesy of The London Helicopter Company

Two very different exhibitions at The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace this November will illuminate two contrasting worlds: Georgian Britain and the Dutch Golden Age. Blunt, sometimes...

To celebrate the British game season, the Arch London’s Hunter 486, just off Oxford Street, will be offering a different game dish every fortnight...