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Extinction Rebellion is planning to blockade parliament

Extinction Rebellion is planning to blockade parliament

The last mass action from Extinction Rebellion was due to take place in May, to coincide with the FA Cup ...
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London Zoo needs your help – could you volunteer?

London Zoo needs your help – could you volunteer?

London Zoo is in trouble after three months of forced closure, and to help keep the gates open, it’s hoping ...
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The Essential Packing List for Your Europe Camping Trip

The Essential Packing List for Your Europe Camping Trip

Travel this summer has changed for many as COVID has spread across the globe. Less flights, less hotels, less meals ...
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10 British Islands to get on your Weekender Bucket List

10 British Islands to get on your Weekender Bucket List

If I mention an island escape you’re probably going to be thinking of idyllic Caribbean beaches with white sands and swaying palms ...
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Exclusive: Sundance London is back as a digital film festival

Exclusive: Sundance London is back as a digital film festival

As with so much in the city’s cultural landscape, Sundance Film Festival: London has had to adapt to the new ...
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The Rollright Stones, Oxfordshire’s answer to Stonehenge

The Rollright Stones, Oxfordshire’s answer to Stonehenge

Today’s Hidden Gem has been sent in by Jessica Friend from The Weekend Tourist as she’d like to share more ...
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8 Easy Travel Tips for Italy

8 Easy Travel Tips for Italy

Before making your trip to Italy, there are a few things you should know. Not because Italy is such a ...
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We reveal the winners of the Canary Wharf lockdown short story competition

We reveal the winners of the Canary Wharf lockdown short story competition

If you’ve not been around Canary Wharf recently, you might have missed its intriguing literary initiative Short Story Stations. Launched ...
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5 Reasons Autumn is the Best Time to Visit Europe

5 Reasons Autumn is the Best Time to Visit Europe

If you’ve always wanted to visit Europe and plan to check several countries off your list, you may be wondering ...
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‘Monopoly’ and ‘Moulin Rouge! The Musical’ announced for 2021

‘Monopoly’ and ‘Moulin Rouge! The Musical’ announced for 2021

As the London Palladium starts its experiments with post-lockdown live performances, there are announcements of two bona-fide stage productions opening ...
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Eltham Palace and Gardens – Art Deco haven

Eltham Palace and Gardens – Art Deco haven

In the heart of Southeast London sits Eltham Palace and Gardens, a fascinating art deco house run by English Heritage ...
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See the punderful vegetable sculptures from the virtual Lambeth Country Show

See the punderful vegetable sculptures from the virtual Lambeth Country Show

The ever-brilliant Lambeth Country Show went virtual for the first time ever last weekend (Saturday July 18 and Sunday July ...
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There was a ‘shark’ in the Thames – here’s how Londoners reacted

There was a ‘shark’ in the Thames – here’s how Londoners reacted

There was widespread excitement in the capital yesterday (Thursday July 16) after numerous sightings were reported of a suspected shark ...
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