London Food & Culture


Mighty Hoopla

Mighty Hoopla 2023: “site will be upgraded and reimagined”, say organisers

The ace LGBTQ+ popfest is back in Brockwell Park for two days next weekend – and only a few tickets are left

Queer Britain

LGBTQ+ History Month 2023: five London highlights

Don’t miss these queer events in King’s Cross, Bloomsbury, Bank, Stratford and Clapham

Pride 2018

Queer Britain: UK’s first LGBTQ+ museum opens in Granary Square

This spring the first dedicated national LGBTQ+ museum comes to the heart of King’s Cross


Pepper Jack Russell, a love letter: the joy and sadness of a dog’s life

Our lovable old girl died just before her 16th birthday. Here’s what I learnt over the long years of our time together


Peccadillo Sofa Club: celebrate Pride Month with Before Stonewall + live Q&A

The perfect way to mark the start of a very different lockdown Pride Month


Rupert Everett in new queer comedy Rush to be screened online

Don’t miss the streaming of the play originally scheduled to run at Trafaglar Studios 2


Pet Shop Boys: Being Boring at 30 – and 14 more underrated classics

It’s three decades since Behaviour and its flagship single were released. Stephen Emms salutes 15 lesser known anthems

Film & Theatre

Happily Ever Poofter, King’s Head Theatre: ‘hilarious and moving’ – review

Kicking off LGBT History Month, this clever gay love story re-imagines Disney classics

Eating and Drinking

The Apple Tree: a new LGBTQ pub in WC1

With queer spaces closing across the capital this is one new opening that’s worth your hard-earned cash