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Twenty Twenty One

Independent London: 4 of the capital’s best small shops

In this extract from author Imogen Lepere’s Opinionated Guide to Independent London, four gems across north and east London

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New pedestrian bridge to link Pancras square with Coal Drops Yard

This crossing represents the final step of reinstating the heritage of the Granary Square site

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Why Bloomsbury is so tricky to locate

Matthew Ingleby on the historic enclave untethered to the name of any tube station

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A beginner’s guide to….Shoe The Bear

A new series profiling online brands to explore during the lockdown. First off, superior Danish footwear


What’s the ArcelorMittal Orbit’s twisty tunnel slide really like?

It’s not for the faint-hearted: whizz around Anish Kapoor’s famous Stratford sculpture at speeds of 15mph

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MUST DO: The Standard Hotel in King’s Cross

Three restaurants, cocktail bars, a library lounge – and rooms with outdoor bathtubs

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See the Wooden Parliament in Granary Square

This sculpture is up at the top of the canalside steps until the end of the month

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‘Mums-in-residence’ to be stationed at St Pancras

And it’s all for a good cause. Get your mother involved in these various activities down the station

The pink exterior of the R7 building
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R7 King’s Cross: ‘There’s no context – we just like pink,’ says architect Joe Morris

We enjoy a guided tour around the unique new landmark building that’s home to the Everyman Cinema, Happy Face Pizza and Supermax

The eye-catching displaying of The Face issues in King's Cross

Last chance to catch the 75-metre display of The Face covers

Check out the most memorable issues of the iconic publication that ran through the 1980s and 90s