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Independent juice bar and food café, Ginger & Mint, have opened a cool new shop in East Village. G&M is the perfect spot to fuel your healthy-living, with a vast range of liquid feasts and freshly prepared food on offer. The first G&M juice bar launched in Covent Garden back in 2004, and their latest opening here in the former Athlete’s Village is now open. If you’ve been looking for a place that keeps your healthy lifestyle in gear, G&M is definitely a place that will look after your body and mind!

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Britain is known for many things but one thing we treasure most of all is our great comfort foods. This week (6th-12th March) we’re celebrating one of the best of them with British Pie Week! Pies are an integral part of our culture, you just have to look back at our history to see that. They were infamously filled with human flesh in the London legend of Sweeney Todd, they were a fundamental meal for the working classes in the nineteenth century and, of course, the festive mince pie is an important tradition at Christmas! Ultimately, British pies are loved …

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We don’t want to alarm you, but… there are just five weekends until Christmas! With lights filling the high streets, store displays looking more festive than ever and the weather turning more and more wintery, there’s one thing stuck at the back of your mind that you should probably start doing isn’t there? Christmas shopping! Follow our handy guide to find some great places around London sure to offer unusual gifts for your loved ones.

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Southbank Winter Market
Southbank, SE1 8XX
20 November – 24 …

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