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Archive for October, 2015

How on earth did we reach the penultimate month of the year so quickly?! We’re as shocked as the rest of you that the clocks have gone back, we’re nearing the end of the year, and mince pies are sprouting up in every supermarket we visit. What is there to do except go into hibernation and watch back-to-back box sets every night? Turns out there’s a tonne to do! Check out our list of the top things going on in London this November.

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Over the past few months, the ‘Night Tube’ has proved to be more of a ‘nightmare’. With Tube staff striking multiple times opposing it, most of us have been affected some way or another. Although the date for its launch is yet to be confirmed, we thought we’d think about some of the ways our lives will change when it does happen. Read on…

Museums at nightImage: Londonist

Catch a night flight If you’re looking for a cheeky weekend getaway, it’s often cheaper to book a night flight; but then …

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November will soon be upon us and the first important decision of the month is already teasing us: where to watch the fireworks on Bonfire Night?! Grab your group of friends, get wrapped up and head to one of London’s many parks and venues that continue to host an array of brilliant displays year after year. It’s a hard decision with so many options, so here’s our selection of five brilliant places to celebrate the night with a bang!

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Trick or treat! With the dark nights closing in and pumpkins appearing everywhere we look, we’re feeling just about ready to descend into the horror of Halloween! More and more Halloween events are cropping up in London every year, making it increasingly necessary to stop hiding under your duvet, grab a pumpkin and some face paint, throw together a costume and get involved! Whether you like it fun or fearful, have a browse through our pick of how to spend your Halloween weekend this year.

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As much as we love winter in London, there’s no denying that the combination of cold windy days and dry indoor heat can really takes its toll on your hair! Luckily, popular London hair group, Blue Tit, have just opened a shiny new salon in the heart of East Village, so there’s never been a better time to book yourself in to keep those tresses in check.

BlueTitHR-4Image: Lizzie Starling at Lizzie Starling Photography

Serving some of London’s most up and coming areas, Blue Tit have already conquered Peckham, Dalston, …

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