Take a tour of one of London’s oldest and most infamous landmarks after dark if you dare. The Yeoman wardens will take you through an after-hours tour of some of grisly stories and famous and macabrely named sites like the Traitors’ Gate, the Scaffold Site and the Bloody Tower. You’ll hear chilling tales, and the regal secrets of the tower’s history. One for history fans who don’t like crowds and aren’t afraid of ghosts!
Tours take place on Sunday nights, and note that it’s an outdoor tour with cobbles and ancient spiral staircases with no access to the Crown Jewels or any of the main towers.
Get festive, do your bit for charity and do some exercise before the weeks of indulging begin with this great day out in London. The Njinga Santa Cycle is in its 7th year and gathers Santa-suited cyclists together to travel […]
An annual, festive, pudding-based fun run is back for another year of fancy dress and dessert-balancing to raise funds for Cancer Reesearch UK. Every year teams gather in outlandish costumes: elves, Santas, reindeer, and less festive offerings like Jedi, bears […]
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 […]