Watch the annual Covent Garden Rent Ceremony Things to do FOOD FESTIVAL: Wear your stretchy clothes if you’re heading down to SW16 — Streatham Food Festival begins today. Take part in a food tour across all four days, visiting various restaurants and cafes around the area and trying their dishes (priced at £2-£5 each), or…

The price of a boiled egg and soldiers varies depending on which eatery you go to. But what if you could decide the price? That is what happening at the Eggs & Bread café in Walthamstow, north-east London. One customer paid £20 for his breakfast, but how much would you pay, especially if it was…

Hear readings from the Man Booker Prize shortlist Things to do CHELSEA AND BELGRAVIA IN BLOOM: Two free flower festivals begin today, offering a free alternative to the Chelsea Flower Show. Belgravia in Bloom has a ‘language of flowers’ theme, while Chelsea in Bloom focuses on marine mammals. Look out for floral sculptures and arches…

Image copyright PA Image caption The aftermath of the deadly attack at the Admiral Duncan pub in Old Compton Street On 30 April 1999, a third nail bomb attack inside two weeks was carried out in London, killing three people and injuring dozens more. It was the final bombing by David Copeland, a self-confessed racist…

Johnny Fox King’s Speech: Genius 2.0 At Soho Theatre Genuis 2.0, Soho Theatre 4 At 53, Simon Evans isn’t so different from circuit comedians half his age — a rhetorical stream of invective squirted squarely at current events, with the exception that he speaks entirely in well-honed sentences, not an er, ah or um in…

Mohamed Salah (second right) scored his 22nd goal of the season for Liverpool Mohamed Salah’s wonder-strike helped Liverpool beat Chelsea and ensured they remain two points clear of Manchester City at the top of the Premier League. Almost five years since Liverpool’s title chances were ruined by a 2-0 defeat in the same fixture, the…