Lucy Bloxham

To improve her employability Lucy decided to do a Masters in Shakespeare. Her favourite play is Much Ado About Nothing - appropriate considering she’s now been at university for almost five years... Growing up in Newcastle, Lucy always wanted to be a travel journalist. Someone needs to tell her that going to Zone 5 every now and again does not count.

16 Words That Have Totally Different Meanings When You Move To London

A lot of things change when you move to London. Free time becomes a faint memory, money goes and ...

New Year’s Resolutions: What Londoners Say Vs. What They Really Mean

New Year’s Resolutions are hard to keep at the best of times. Hence why we tend to make ...

7 Grievous Stages Of Post-Christmas Blues In London

Post-Christmas blues can be a serious blow to what was once a happy and festive spirit. As the ...

16 Struggles That People Who Don’t Live In London Will Never Understand

There are some things that non-Londoners will just never understand. Like the feeling of tremendous triumph you get when you just ...

18 Photos That Show How Different London And The North Actually Are

Never mind the North/South divide in London…this is summin’ else! It’s a whole other world up there. Sometimes ...

23 Things That Happen When A Londoner Leaves London

You can take the Londoner out of London, but you can’t….   1. You’ll sit on the train ...

17 Foolproof Ways To Tell That You’ve Become A Real Londoner

It’s something we all aspire to. Some say you have to have lived here for 5 years, others ...

6 Damn Good Reasons To Go Beyond Zone 4 In London

We really are creatures of habit, aren’t we? We like our home comforts, our trendy coffee shops and ...

19 Ways Of Telling Whether Or Not The Tube Strike Will Go Ahead

Will they? Won’t they? It’s like (a far less loveable) Ross and Rachel all over again…with “WE WERE ...

12 Tiny Changes Every Londoner Should Make To Revolutionise Their Year

Oh poor little old us. Always starting the New Year with such high hopes and expectations of a ‘new ...

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7 Extraordinary Places That You Won’t Believe Are In London

We are all aware of London’s incredible diversity and creativity and yet there are some places in London ...

21 Things That Happen When You’re Single In London At Christmas

Single bells *sob* single bells *sniff* single all *sob* the way…ok, perhaps we’re exaggerating a teeny bit, but ...