Tag: history

battersea-power-station-open-house-london
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For just two days only, September 16th and 17th, Londoners will have the chance to peek inside some of the city’s...

gin-facts-london
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Call yourself a gin lover? A ginthusiast? A ginius? Hmm, we bet you aren't quite as gintelligent as you...

greenwich-things-to-do-london
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Okay, some of these you might be aware of, but a lot of them you may not. For...

london-museum-docklands-history
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The Crossrail project is the largest infrastructure project in Europe and has led to one of the biggest...

london-classic-iconic-red-phoneboxes
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Think of London and you think of red buses, black cabs and red telephone boxes. Right? Well, it appears...

london-underground-tube-facts
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It's been getting us around since 1863 and, unsurprisingly, it has some weird and wonderful stories to tell....

primrose-hill-chalcot-square
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London has inspired many an artist, writer or poet. And for the literature lover, there are countless places...

queen-and-corgis
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Queen Elizabeth II is now the longest reigning monarch in British history, and we think she's down right wonderful....

battersea-power-station-theme-park
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We've already told you that Apple are relocating to Battersea Power Station, but the iconic building wasn't always...

great-fire-london
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350 years ago a raging fire, which originated at a bakery on Pudding Lane, engulfed the city of...

wors
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Yes, we get it: London is the greatest city in the world. Everything is fantastic. From the Queen,...

mail-rail-feature
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We've already told you that in 2017, the Postal Museum will reopen the dormant Mail Rail. But now, curious...