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Archive for February, 2014

It’s Friday, it’s the end of the most depressing month, and most importantly – it’s pay day! So, we suggest it’s time to celebrate. Turn that frown upside down, get outside and explore London town. And luckily for you, we’ve done the legwork for you and found our selection of the best events happening in this great city. 

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  • Art14 London, Olympia Grand, Manchester Square (Friday, 28 February – Sunday, 2 March)

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Not many can say they’ve been a Milan catwalk model, a bin-man, a racing car driver and toured with one of the country’s biggest indie bands. This guy can. We caught up with illustrator Tinhead, whose work will be instantly recognisable to fans of ‘Foals’. Tinhead‘s been creating his recognisable artwork for the band since college. We caught up with him to see what else he has up his sleeve.

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We love the next cuddly critter as much as the next, but maybe London’s new dog café is pushing it a tad too far. What’ll be next? A hipster hamster joint? The only cats (guys) and chicks (girls) we want to see are the ones in 1950s-named Hoxton bar Made in the Shade, which opens this Friday, with a soft launch tonight. 

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With success literally being in the name (Made in the Shade was slang for success back in the 50s) we are jazzed (excited) for this fat city (great …

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Spring is just around the corner – well, almost. So, it’s time to think about ways to entertain yourself that don’t include hibernation, hot chocolate and EastEnders repeats. Forget the TV and take a look at our picks of London’s best Sunday markets. And for those of you thinking that Sunday is a day purely to recover from the night before, you’re wrong!

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This lovely little London favourite is re-opening on …

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A little bit of east London is taking over a significant west London night. Our favourite arty hang-out spot Hackney Wick, will be occupying the world-famous late night spot at the V&A Museum this Friday night.

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Fans of when both Peckham and Dalston added their personal charms to the V&A will be familiar with this event. There’ll be music and …

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