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 […]
See some of the biggest names in UK comedy in one venue. This year’s open-air-only festival will take place at the National Maritime Museum. The 2020 line-up includes Bill Bailey, Josh Widdicombe, Dylan Moran, Sara Pascoe, Dara O’Briain, Aisling Bea, […]
Due to the restrictions as a results of COVID-19, the 2020 event will be a mix of virtual and in-person events. With more than 800 buildings usually closed to the public opened up for public viewing, Open House London claims […]
Autumn is the perfect season to hunker down with a good book. And if you need inspiration for your reading list, there’s no better place to be than the Southbank Centre. Now in its 13th year, London Literature Festival brings […]
Alas, as we can’t hang out with our Tokyo Cheapo family. Instead, we’re going to enjoy a little piece of Japan in the middle of London. Japan Matsuri is an annual free celebration of Japanese culture. Expect music, magic, dance, tasty eats, […]