Outdoors

London's best riverside pubs: The City Barge, Chiswick

London’s Best Riverside Pubs

London’s best riverside pub, running along the Thames from south east London, through the Docklands, Embankment, south west London and finally, west London

Alfresco cinema in London with Pop Up Screens

Win Tickets for an Alfresco Movie Night with Pop Up Screens

The Resident has teamed up with Pop Up Screens and Benadryl to offer five lucky winners the chance to win a pair of tickets to the movie of their choice

Riverside pubs in Richmond: The Bingham is located right next to the Thames in Richmond

9 of the Best Riverside Pubs & Restaurants in West London

Make the most of the last of the summer sunshine at one of west London’s brilliant Thames-side pubs, bars and restaurants

Neverland London in Fulham has launched a bottomless brunch on the beach (photo: arronphoto.com)

London’s Best Urban Beaches

Can’t get away for the weekend but want to feel the breeze in your hair, the sun on your face and the sand between your toes? The Resident rounds up the best urban beaches in London

Rooftop yoga classes in London: Aviary RooFIT yoga takes place outdoors on the roof

London’s Best Rooftop & Alfresco Yoga Classes

International Yoga Day 2018 takes place on Thursday 21 June 2018, which also happens to coincide with the first day of summer. Guess that means it’s time to take work those warrior poses outdoors…

Lodnon's bets alfresco cinemas: Rooftop Film Club at Roof East, Stratford

London’s Best Outdoor Cinemas

London’s best outdoor cinema pop-ups screening films everywhere from Crystal Palace to Kensington Palace and Crouch End to Greenwich Peninsula, plus London’s only floating cinema at St Katherine Docks

Hop aboard the Alfred Le Roy for a cocktail cruise

9 of London’s Best Boat Bars

Fancy a view of the water and a brew in your hand? The Resident checks out London’s best boat bars for a drink on the water this summer…

London's best rooftop terrace bars: The Tanqueray No. TEN Tea Garden at Yauatcha City is inspired by a Chinese garden

London’s Best Rooftop Bars & Alfresco Terraces

Summer in London is one of those wonderful things – a rare glimpse of the sun and everybody gets alfresco fever! The parks are full, the shorts are on and every pub garden is packed. The Resident has picked more than 58 of the best rooftop bars and terraces for outdoor grazing and cocktails

Chelsea Flower Show 2018: The Highlights

RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2018: The Highlights

The Resident takes a peek behind the scenes of #RHSChelsea 2018, picking out the top highlights and new features, including a focus on gardening for wellbeing and the inaugural Chelsea Late. Plus, scroll down for our guide to alternative Chelsea Flower Show events…

5 of the Best Fire Pits & Wood Burning Stoves for the Garden

Create a better ambiance for your alfresco soirees this summer with a fantastic fire pit. The Resident picks out 5 of the best for your garden with the experts at Natural Fires… 

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