Archive for November 2010

The Philippines in London: Philippine Generations

The video above features second-generation Filipinos in London talking about their experience of growing up here. It was made in collaboration with local organisation Philippine Generations. Adrian Williams, chairman of Philippine Generations, tells us a bit about the organisation and …

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Video of the Week: London As I See It by Sharron Levy

Here’s a great YouTube video of London in all its glory from Sharron Levy. If you like it, you can find out more about Sharron on her myspace page: www.myspace.com/sharronlevymusic Check out more London videos on the Visit London YouTube channel: www.youtube.com/user/VisitLondonVideo

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Don Giovanni at ENO

English National Opera’s (ENO) interpretation of Mozart’s famous opera Don Giovanni has a modern urban feel and is much darker than other ENO shows I’ve seen recently at the London Coliseum. We are warned before entering that we will experience …

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Armstrong and Miller at the Fairfield Halls in Croydon

BBC sketch show stars Alexander Armstrong and Ben Miller brought their latest brilliant comedy tour to the Fairfield Halls in Croydon last night. The show was painfully funny and featured plenty of favourite characters, including the delightfully preposterous vampires and …

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Catch of the Day at Cape Town Fish Market

Just a few minutes away from the bustle of Oxford Circus, the seafood restaurant Cape Town Fish Market offers a variety of seafood and sushi with a South African feel. We marvelled at the live lobster tank as we walked in …

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