South Bank

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 new restaurants: All Star Lanes Westfield London Shepherd's Bush has an Art Deco feel and a new menu

London’s Coolest New Restaurant Openings: May 2018

Another month, another stream of great restaurant openings for London! Here’s The Resident’s pick of the best new restaurant openings, exciting new menus and jazzy refurbishments…

Samuel Pepys House, London

Property of the Day: The Historical Pepys House, Bankside

Bankside was once one of London’s most disreputable areas, renowned for its brothels and animal baiting pits, and now a piece of that scandalous history can now be yours

London's best circus shows: Fauna Circus at Wandsworth Arts Fringe (photo: Einar Kling)

7 Ways to Celebrate the 250th Anniversary of the Circus

It’s the 250th anniversary of the Circus and London is full to the brim with fabulous circus events of all kinds. From grand productions like Cirque Berserk! and festivals like CircusFest to classes for the circus arts and a circus pub, here are the best ways to celebrate this London-born show

London's best cocktail making classes: Union Street Cafe, Banskide

5 Cool Cocktail Classes in London

Become a master mixologist at one of these fabulous cocktail making classes in London

London's best truffle dishes: Head to Tom’s Kitchen for a decadent truffle eggs Benedict

10 of the Tastiest Truffle Dishes in London

While the days may be getting darker and the weather chillier, the arrival of autumn also means truffle season. Sophie Ritchie seeks out London’s best truffle dishes, from decadent burgers to indulgent fix six-course fungi feasts…

Bottomless Sunday roast London: Butler’s Wharf and Paternoster Chop House will be serving up a roast Aberdeen-cross sirloin

The Bottomless Red Wine Sunday Roast Has Arrived!

As the autumn equinox officially kicks off the season of golden leaves, woolly jumpers and, preferably, a huge plate of beef, D&D London launches Sunday roasts with bottomless red wine

Restaurant review: The Ivy Tower Bridge has fantastic views of one of London's most famous landmarks

Restaurant Review: The Ivy Tower Bridge

Restaurant Review: The Ivy Tower Bridge is the perfect example of how, as The Ivy celebrates 100 years, The Ivy Collection is ensuring the institution’s future is as bright as its past

Interview: Kim Woodward on her recent appointment as Executive Chef at Skylon

Chef Kim Woodward on Skylon, Seasonality & the South Bank

Kim Woodward has launched an impressive new menu since her recent appointment as Executive Chef at Skylon, the iconic South Bank restaurant. Here, she tells The Resident all about it…

Florentijn Hofman's HippopoThames

WHY THERE IS A GIANT HIPPO IN THE THAMES

A 21-ft hippo was spotted floating on the Thames near Royal Docks yesterday. The gigantic animal is not an escapee from the zoo, rather a piece of art created by Florentijn Hofman the renowned Dutch artist who built the sculpture as part of the month long Totally Thames festival, which runs throughout September. This is […]

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