Unfortunately, this event has been cancelled for 2019 due to Brexit tensions (yes it’s really that serious). Hopefully it will be back in 2020 – assuming we aren’t in a dystopian nightmare by then.
Thanks to the Rehab charity, pancakes and parliament now go hand in hand every February, and you can watch the competition from the sidelines! Every year, three teams compete in a pancake-flipping relay around the Victoria Tower Gardens to be crowned official champion. The teams are the Members of Parliament, the House of Lords and the members of the Parliamentary Press and all compete with a ferocity reserved for charity championships. The event is sponsored by Lyle’s Golden Syrup (fitting) and raises awareness of the work done by Rehab for people with disabilities and others who are socially excluded in the UK. You can watch the race for free and we encourage you to support Rehab before heading home to make your own pancakes!
There’s so much hype surrounding Vintage Kilo Sales and shopping sustainably – and now you can get thrifty with the original Vintage Kilo Company in Camden on the 4th September. The guys at Shop Kilo are bringing thousands of kilos […]
Dom Joly returned to theatres in 2020 to a string of sold-out shows. His Holiday Snaps tour was a rip-roaring travelogue featuring stories from his childhood home in the Lebanon – where he went to school with Osama Bin Laden […]
If you’re a fan of 80s/90s old school hip-hop then this is how you want to sign off the summer. Eight solid hours of classic hip hop, a professional sound system and headlining DJs, with BBQ street food to keep […]
The London Diwali festival at Trafalgar Square attracts approximately 35,000 people each year to celebrate this uplifting and inclusive Hindu, Sikh and Jain festival of light. Following the spectacular opening with 200 colourfully dressed dancers in the main square, expect […]
Cheer on runners and do some Sunday sightseeing at the same time. The Royal Parks Half Marathon passes a host of famous landmarks along its 13.1 mile route. These include Trafalgar Square, the London Eye and Buckingham Palace. The run also […]