Culture

London’s best art exhibitions for Autumn 2019

From Rembrandt to Antony Gormley, this Autumn’s art exhibitions do not disappoint

15 Aug 2019

Britain’s best outdoor sculpture

From Anthony Gormley to Maggi Hambling, outdoor sculptures have a habit of entering into our national consciousness.

14 Aug 2019

The six wittiest conservatives

As Boris Johnson is proving, wit and politics are a winning combination.

13 Aug 2019

Camden’s liveliest street party hits Regent’s Canal this weekend

From a house and soul party on Regent’s Canal to a new Iranian restaurant in Covent Garden – here’s what’s on in the capital this weekend

8 Aug 2019
A Midsummer Night's Dream at the Regent's Park Open Air Theatre

The best open-air entertainment for August

Head outdoors for your theatre, cinema and music this summer with our guide to the best open air shows

6 Aug 2019

Matt Forde: why Westminster makes such good comic material

The former Labour staffer turned stand-up comic opens up about being a political anorak and why he’s bringing Nicola Sturgeon to the Edinburgh Fringe

Britain's Meghan, Duchess of Sussex (L) and Britain's Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex (R) return to Buckingham Palace after the Queen's Birthday Parade, 'Trooping the Colour', in London on June 8, 2019. - The ceremony of Trooping the Colour is believed to have first been performed during the reign of King Charles II. Since 1748, the Trooping of the Colour has marked the official birthday of the British Sovereign. Over 1400 parading soldiers, almost 300 horses and 400 musicians take part in the event. (Photo by Daniel LEAL-OLIVAS / AFP) (Photo credit should read DANIEL LEAL-OLIVAS/AFP/Getty Images)

A woke guide to the Duke and Duchess of Sussex

Rest assured that your hard-earned taxes are being used ethically at Frogmore Cottage

31 Jul 2019

Jacob Rees-Mogg’s style guide for the nation

From emojis to ‘like’, It’s high time we all took a leaf out of Rees-Mogg’s expansive style book and brushed up on our own use of language

30 Jul 2019

London’s best independent bookshops

Forget buying books online – there’s a treasure trove of independent bookshops to explore in the capital

29 Jul 2019

Taste Boris’s favourite wine this weekend

Your weekly guide to what to see, do and eat in the capital

25 Jul 2019

Five TV sitcoms that are ripe for banning in 2019

The TVs shows of yesteryear would never pass the modern PC test

23 Jul 2019

What would we do without 90s nostalgia?

Partying like its 1999 is all the rage but is 90s nostalgia stopping us from forming trends of our own?

22 Jul 2019

Wally Funk: how sexism stopped a woman from stepping foot on the moon

In 1961, Wally Funk passed all the physical tests required to become an astronaut, even beating John Glenn of the Mercury 7. But her journey into space wasn’t to be.

19 Jul 2019

Dine at the top of London’s gherkin this weekend

Our weekly bitesize guide to what to see and do in London each weekend – from art and theatre to the best places to eat and drink

18 Jul 2019

Why it’s OK to fancy a cartoon animal

The 90s was the golden era of Disney cartoons and who didn’t develop a crush on one of their cartoon animals at some point?

17 Jul 2019

In pictures: The Lion King Premiere

All the action from the red carpet of Disney’s live action remake of The Lion King, starring Beyonce.

16 Jul 2019

The best drinks to name your children after

After a mother came under fire for naming her children Tiamarie and Jackdaniel, here are the other drinks that make for unusual monikers

16 Jul 2019

Try a cocktail fair and a rooftop cinema in London this weekend

From a cocktail fair to a new panoramic dining spot, here’s what to see and do in the capital this weekend

11 Jul 2019

The 7 social media habits we won’t admit to

We’re all masters of curating our own lives online but are we really convincing anyone?

10 Jul 2019

The best summer reads for 2019

There is something for everyone on the bookshop shelves this summer – from literary fiction, boxing and Brexit to a memoir about food and grief.

5 Jul 2019

Where to watch Wimbledon this weekend

Wondering what to do in London this weekend? Treat yourself to Wimbledon themed strawberries and cream, live tennis screenings and a ping pong bar with our guide to where to watch the tennis. Or check out the glorious Valloton exhibition at the Royal Academy.

4 Jul 2019

Have Boris and Hunt got the Churchill factor?

Winston Churchill has been the barometer of great leadership since the Second World War. But what would Hunt and Boris have done if they were Prime Minister 1939?

2 Jul 2019

A tale of two Glastonburys: what the village thinks about the festival

Glastonbury village is a world away from the festival that made its name and the relationship between the two is far from harmonious

28 Jun 2019

Try a wine car boot sale in London this weekend

From a wine festival in King’s Cross to Karaoke in Borough, here’s what to see and do in the capital

27 Jun 2019

A woke guide to holidays

Spend a week with polar bears and share the results on Instagram. Embark on a colonial guilt tour. Help Britain reduce its international plastic burden by taking all your rubbish home with you.

26 Jun 2019

Last orders for Soho’s infamous Coach and Horses

The eighties were renowned for their drunkenness and much of it took place at this iconic Soho drinking hole

25 Jun 2019