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Archive for February, 2013

Our latest Twitter grilling takes on Chris Osburn, the American expat turned passionate Londoner behind one of our favourite London sites, TikiChris.

We spoke to Chris about the comparisons to be made between life in London and across the pond in the States, Mother’s Day tips, fish and chips and much more…

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Not so long ago we provided you with an exclusive sneak peek at the preparation work going into our 2013  East Village Chelsea Flower Show garden, a project we are massively excited about, and which is sponsored by Delancey, one of East Village’s owners.

Well, the hard work hasn’t relented one bit. Spring might still seem a million miles away, but the cold weather and icy temperatures haven’t stopped our dedicated garden …

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What do you get the mum who has everything? Time with you, of course! And what better way to spend time together than nibbling sandwiches, sipping bubbly and feeling terribly British, with one of London’s fabulous afternoon teas?

We’ve scoured London for some of the more unusual tea experiences, for something a little bit different. Our favourite part of the afternoon tea gift? It’s a present to you too…

Mad Hatter’s Tea at the Sanderson, …

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Each week, London Living aims to bring you insider’s knowledge about some of the best things happening in the area around East Village.

We’re particularly inspired to write about all the amazing community-driven projects in the surrounding boroughs. Last week we looked at Lucy Harrison’s fantastic Mapping Your Manor project in the Olympic Park; this week we’re looking at a local venture just across the Lea Valley Canal, Performance Space, an artist-run studio and …

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We’re back with another weekly round-up of the best online conversations, blog posts and tweets around London. This week, kittens, commutes and other Londons. Intrigued? Read on…

Have you always wanted to have a cat, but not the responsibility of taking out the litter box and cleaning up fur balls? Soon, London will have just the place for you, with Lady Dinah’s Cat Emporium managing to secure enough funding to …

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