Join in with a Cockney singalong Things to do ST GEORGE’S DAY: ‘Tis the day of our dragon slaying patron saint, and there’s plenty going on round the capital to celebrate — take a look at the best St George’s Day events in London. WOMEN OF THE GULAG: Oscar-shortlisted documentary Women of the Gulag is…

A couple from West Yorkshire are making an ambitious bid to break the Guinness World Record for fastest marathon run while handcuffed together. Rebecca and Nuno César de Sá, from Burley in Wharfedale, are in training for the London Marathon and are hoping to beat the current record of four hours. Video journalist: Tom Airey…

London is arguably (definitely) the best restaurant city in the world right now, but with so many new openings each week, keeping up to date with the best new restaurants in London is a full time job. Which is why we’re here of course. Make sure you’re always in the know with our guide to…

Image copyright PA Image caption Hundreds of officers from other police forces have been sent to London to help the Met Extinction Rebellion is to “pause” the protests that have caused widespread disruption across central London for seven days. The group said it would mark “a new phase of rebellion” to achieve “political aims”. A…

NoMad is officially crossing the pond as the hotel, which has outposts in NYC, Las Vegas and LA, is opening in Covent Garden next summer. The hotel will take over the Bow Street Magistrates Court and Police Station – one of team LOTI got a look inside the building ten years ago and it’s a…

This is a sponsored article on behalf of Bishopsgate Institute. LGBTQ+ London is nothing new. Its history is vivid and fascinating, and one of the best places to learn more is at Bishopsgate Institute. They’ve been collecting books, pamphlets and archives for decades, creating one of the UK’s great national repositories of LGBTQ+ history, stretching…

Veteran full-back Scott Grix is named in the Giants squad for the Bank Holiday Monday game Betfred Super League Venue: John Smith’s Stadium Date: Monday, 22 April Kick-off: 15:00 BST Coverage: BBC local radio commentary, plus live scores on the BBC Sport website Huddersfield Giants head coach Simon Woolford has brought versatile forward Jon Luke…

All week It’s the final week of English As A Second Language at Somerset House © Hanna Moon — Somerset House A DIFFERENT PATH: It’s your final chance to see A Different Path, an exhibition of photos of expectant and new mothers and their babies in Togo, West Africa. It highlights the work that charity…