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Top Five: Noodle Bars

We are noodle obsessed at the moment here at London Living, simply because the options are endless. You can choose to go healthy and opt for a noodle salad, or go for warmth and comfort with a noodle soup, plus so much more. This week we’ve hand-selected only the best places that serve noodles in the capital for you to visit, from Chinese to Vietnamese to Thai. Prepare for your noodle obsession to take over!

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Salvation in Noodles
122 Balls Pond Rd, Islington, N1 4AE 

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Is ‘new year, new me’ your current mantra? Or maybe you’re looking for a bit of peace after a busy start to the year in the city? Whether you’re a yoga pro or novice, grab a mat and get ready to beat the post-Christmas bulge with these fantastic classes.

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Yoga Virgins with Fat Buddha Yoga
Albert House, 1-3 Singer Street, EC2A 4BQ
January and February 2016 (Every Saturday, 1-2pm)

First stop, Fat Buddha Yoga! Growing in popularity in the city, this yoga …

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New Year, new start, and even more things to do in our beautiful capital! We’ve got a fresh list of ways to kick off 2016 in style, and set the bar for a great year to come. So pull yourself out of Christmas hibernation and get going!

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New Year’s Day Parade
Central London
1 January

See in 2016 with this spectacular parade, which will weave its way through central London on 1January – more than 8,000 performers will take part in the celebration! The event is now in …

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Is there anything more festive than wrapping yourself in winter warmers, grabbing some friends and heading to one of London’s many open-air ice rinks? Whether you’re the next Torvill and Dean, or more like Bambi on ice, there’s no denying that there’s something very magical about gliding (or shuffling) along in the crisp winter air. If you’re in the capital for a skate this season, here are our favourite rinks.

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Somerset house
South Building, Strand, WC2R 1LA
18 November – 10 January

Set in arguably one of London’s most …

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With the season for giving creeping ever closer, we couldn’t think of a more relevant event to be talking about this week. The annual Draycott Nursing and Care charity carol service is a wonderful occasion which brings carollers, members of the public and a few famous faces together, all in aid of raising money for one very special cause.

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London based care home, Draycott Nursing and Care, has been supporting assistance dog charity Canine Partners for many years, and this yearly event is a fantastic way …

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