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London Bar and Restaurant News: Recently Opened Bars and Restaurants, and New Venues in 2014

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London during the festive season: it’s a bubbling cauldron of parties and indulgent champagne catch-ups. It’s therefore probably not the most prolific of seasons for new bar and restaurant openings in London, you’d assume. But London has other ideas, and …

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A Dickensian Christmas in London

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Many of London’s Christmas traditions date back to the Victorian era, so why not step back in time and explore Christmas as it was for Charles Dickens – the writer of the much-loved classic A Christmas Carol. See A Christmas …

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Brazil in London

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In case you missed the news (where on earth have you been?) the 2014 FIFA World Cup is being held in Brazil. But you don’t need to jet around the world to get into the spirit, there are plenty of …

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Where To Watch The World Cup In London 2014

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Whether you love it or hate it, the World Cup is upon us once again. London, being the international city it is, allows fans from all nations to watch their team fight it out for the trophy in Brazil this …

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Top Five May Bank Holiday Club Nights by DesignMyNight

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Guest Post by DesignMyNight If there’s one thing London does well, it’s a Bank Holiday. As that sacred three-day weekend creeps ever closer, it’s time to think about how you are going to celebrate that extra day away from the …

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Top 10 Hot London Nightspots by DesignMyNight

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Guest post by DesignMyNight From the fabulously lavish to the endearingly intimate, there’s a nightspot in London to suit all tastes. Check out our top 10 of the hottest venues in London and try one (or all!) of them out …

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I’m With the Band: Top 10 London Attractions for Musicians

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London has long been a magnet for the world’s most famous singers and bands – and it’s produced a fair few itself, from Queen to Amy Winehouse. So the city is full of great attractions where musicians and lovers of …

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Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park: A Sneak Preview of the Aquatics Centre

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Eighteen months after the end of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, the Zaha Hadid-designed Aquatics Centre has grown up and lost its water wings (the temporary seating added for the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games), and it’s …

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Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park: What’s Opening When?

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For the first time since the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, people will be able to explore more of what is now known as the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park as most of the venues are poised to officially re-open …

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