Londoners are still embracing the Danish concept of ‘hygge‘ this winter. Pronounced ‘hoo-gah’, it’s all about getting cosy and enjoying the warm glow of simple things. If that’s your thing, this is the perfect spot to get out and enjoy a little pre-festive season wandering. The Scandinavian Christmas Market has stalls filled with edible (and thirst-quenching) Scandi treats from likes of Fine and Scandi, and Finn deli.
Christmas shopping on a budget? Save some coinage (and delivery miles) by supporting independent retailers. Pick up hand made textiles and homeware from Nordic Nic Nac, calendars and greeting cards from Sven Comics and an assortment of vintage clothes, homeware and books from the Up Market Community Charity Shop.
After going digital to help with social distancing efforts, West Norwood Feast is back IRL! Returning are four hubs: Village Green, Food Fair, Fresh and Green and Artisans’ Market with crowd favourites—like street food, arts, crafts, vintage items and local […]
Get festive, do your bit for charity, and get some exercise before the weeks of indulging begin with this great day out (or in) in London. In past years, the Njinga Santa Cycle gathered Santa-suited cyclists together to travel 20 km […]
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 […]
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 […]
Curling isn’t just for the Winter Olympics, you can join in the game just a stone’s throw from the London Olympic Stadium. Though the goal is to slide the stones within the lane on Roof East, not off of it! […]