London life


London Drinker Beer & Cider Festival opens

It's dedicated to real ales and craft beers


Mentor Matcher: Women's mentoring scheme celebrates 1st anniversary

Founder of Mentor Matcher Mariam Mola shows her story behind the social enterprise


Young Londoners try to unite their community through poetry

Poetic Unity is a charity that holds workshops in Brixton.


Bingo rave launches in London

Traditional game given a new 'chaotic' lease of life


Bright Young Tings: A look back at Black theatre in 70s & 80s.

National Theatre looks back at black theatre in 70s & 80s


Hackney playwright brings west African theatre to east London

Arcola hosts world premiere of Oladipo Agboluaje's New Nigerians


Trading Words: London Dock's 400 trading history

Art exhibition lists products arriving and leaving London docks over 400 years


Nigerian comedian Basketmouth takes Wembley

West African star will perform at the SSE Arena


London's first 'community fridge' opens in Brixton

Crowdfunded project aims to cut food waste

Sexual abuse victim Ione Wells on how she found hope again

While her own attacker reflects on his actions – Ms Wells hosts workshops in schools and colleges to talk to young people about consent

Lord Leach: Only 'big picture' reform will keep Britain in the EU

Through his think-tank Open Europe, Lord Leach is at the heart of the referendum debate, consulted by both camps. He explains to Margareta Pagano...

Ex-Autonomy chiefs say HP was warned over revenue growth

A due diligence report  for HP mentioned accounting differences