Marking the start of a session of parliament, the State Opening of Parliament sees Queen Elizabeth II travel from Buckingham Palace to the Palace of Westminster by horse drawn carriage to give her “Speech from the Throne”.
Thousands of spectators watch as the procession of household cavalry and the queen’s carriage proceeds as it heads along The Mall and Whitehall before arriving at the Houses of Parliament.
This year’s event is scheduled for October, though dates have varied considerably over the years as a quirk of parliamentary process.
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! […]
5:20pm – 9:40pm
£15.00 (on the door)