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Archive for December, 2016

Welcome to 2017! The first month of the New Year is here and after all the festivities we hope you are feeling refreshed and ready to get back into the swing of London life. As always, you will never be short of things to do in London. Here is our selection of fun things to do this January!

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Laura Eason’s, Sex with Strangers
Hampstead Theatre, Swiss Cottage, NW3 3EU

Fri 27th Jan- Sat 4th March
£10-£35

Olivia (Emilia Fox), an attractive and talented mid-weight writer, finds herself trapped …

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We just can’t get enough winter sports this season and, luckily, we have even more behind the scenes from the London Ski & Snowboard Show back in October. We think it’s time you got to know 24-year-old Murray Buchan. He started skiing at just 7 years old at his local dry slope in Edinburgh, he competed in the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics, and he is making his mark on the ski world in anticipation for the PyeongChang 2018 Olympics.

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Tell us about yourself and how you got into the …

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Time’s a ticking and if you haven’t already, you need to start thinking about New Year’s Eve! As quickly as ever, the famous London fireworks have sold out and without a ticket you won’t get in. However, that doesn’t mean you’ve missed your chance for a spectacular celebration! We’ve hand-picked a variety of events and happenings for you to celebrate the turning of yet another year.

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A Vintage New Year’s Eve Party
Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road, SE1 8XX

If you fancy seeing in 2017 while harking back to times …

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Based in East London, East End Community Foundation (EECF) is dedicated to increasing opportunities for people living in Hackney, Newham, Tower Hamlets and the City of London. For 25 years they have been giving grants to the most effective local charities making a huge difference at grassroots level and delivering programmes which directly support the vulnerable.

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EECF fund grass roots organisations, directly deliver projects and work with local people, businesses, charities and public bodies to raise educational achievement, enhance employability and increase social cohesion.

In the lead up to Christmas, their …

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Christmas Day is nearly upon us, so it’s high time to start thinking about the all-important roast dinner! The festive roast is way too good to have just once this year, so make sure you’re making the most of all the delectable places in London Town over the next few weeks! We know exactly where you should go for the Christmas dinner that won’t disappoint, so read on… 

themarksman_christmasfeastingImage: The Marksman Roast Rib

The Marksman
2554 Hackney Road, London, E27SJ

 This old pub on Hackney Road isn’t quite the local …

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