Archive for Claire Doble

I'm an Australian who arrived in London (via the Trans-Siberian Express) during the freezing fog of December 2006. I'm not your typical tanned Aussie though, I prefer the burlesque/goth/rockabilly/vintage scenes - basically anything that allows me to dress up. Luckily, there's plenty of that in London! Rock on...

Merry Christmas from Visitlondon.com

Christmas Tree in Trafalgar Square

Wishing you all a very merry Christmas from everyone at visitlondon.com! If you’re looking for things to do today, read our Things to do in London on Christmas Day blog. And don’t forget the weekend, here’s What’s On 28-30 December …

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Regent Street’s Christmas Lights

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mW00tnjCx_c&version=3&hl=en_GB&rel=0] It’s the final shopping weekend before Christmas in London, so we thought we’d share this video by Russell Crombie of Regent Street’s lights to give a taste of what you might see if you hit the West End shops …

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Lordship Rec Community Festival

Lordship Rec duck pond

On Saturday I made the most of the glorious autumn sunshine and attended the Lordship Recreation Ground Community Festival. This year’s festival celebrated the near-completion of extensive regeneration works, funded by a £4m Heritage Lottery Grant that had been campaigned …

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