The diamond in the rough

Unlike most of the Commons South London has to offer, Crystal Palace Park seems to go a little further to entice and entertain it's visitors, whether that's a family day out, a date that's slightly off the beaten track or a random meander on a Sunday afternoon. Pre-historic creatures It might not boast the vast … Continue reading The diamond in the rough


You’ve goat to be kiddin’ me

The boat race may have been around for almost 200 years and count Matthew Pincent, Hugh Laurie and the Winklevoss twins as some of its more famous alumnus, but its time to introduce the new kid in town... The Goat Race. Every year, two of the finest Spitalfield specimens go head-to-head in a showdown of epic … Continue reading You’ve goat to be kiddin’ me

Get ghosted… but in a good way

Like buses? Like history? Like being slightly scared out of your wits? Get yourself a ticket aboard the Ghost Bus. As is its wont, the Ghost Bus welcomes its passengers at Northumberland Avenue (just off Trafalgar Square), just opposite the Sherlock Holmes pub. From the moment you see the Ghost Bus, you'll realise there's something … Continue reading Get ghosted… but in a good way

A singer in a smoky room, a smell of wine and cheap perfume

Remember how happy you were the last time you got to scream / sing "don't stop me now, if you wanna have a good time, just give me a caaaaaaaaaaaaaaaall"? Now imagine there was a magical place that played song after song of equally greats hits that you could yell your little heart out to and … Continue reading A singer in a smoky room, a smell of wine and cheap perfume