Ice Skate in front of the stunning Waterhouse Building this winter for all the festive feels. As well as your regular skating there’s a penguin club for kids and special sessions for those in wheelchairs and with additional needs. You can add afternoon tea, a glass or two of bubbly and dinner to your skate if you want to treat yourself (or someone else). Mondays through Thursdays, students with NUS cards can also enjoy a free drink at the bar (though not between Dec 12th and Jan 6th.
Skate sessions are 50 minutes long and run from 9am to half-past midnight, with the earlier sessions and the very latest sessions being a couple of pounds cheaper. On off-peak dates these prices are £12.65 for the cheaper sessions and £15.95 for the regular ones. On weekends and all days during the peak times (from Dec 8th–Jan 6th)these prices go up to £15.95–£17.05 espectively.
If you’re on the lookout for something alternative this Christmas, where better to go than an independent artist’s market? The E17 Designers Market is back again this year, with new and regular makers and creators selling their wares. There’ll be […]
Hosted by the good folks behind Hackney Vegan Village and Ethical Emporium, Hackney Christmas Market returns triumphant and bigger than ever, with around 50 independent traders. What to see and do The focus is on socially conscious gifting, upcycling and […]
Columbia Road is usually at its busiest during the Sunday flower market, but the area is also home to over 60 independent shops, as well as restaurants, galleries and cafés. Shops and restaurants are opening late from 5-9pm on Columbia […]
Broadgate Circle will get a sparkling, festive makeover from concrete city space to a winter forest throughout November and December. The forest will be lined with pine trees, cosy wooden cabins and twinkly lights. Expect lots of food and drink,workshops,charity […]