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History

See abandoned Bagley’s nightclub morph into Coal Drops Yard

Exclusive images reveal the King’s Cross rave venue, originally massive Victorian railway buildings, transform once again into London’s glam new retail destination

Coffee

Alain Ducasse at Coal Drops Yard: le best chocolat in London?

In which we savour some very fine temptations at the Michelin-starred chef’s two new homes on the canal in King’s Cross

S120 and LiL Jewellery show
Must Do

MUST DO: S120 and LiL Jewellery Trunk Show

Don’t miss the Italian jewellery brand’s pop-up at Coal Drops Yard this month

DJ Andy C playing at the launch of his second XOYO residency
Nightlife

Review: Andy C, 2019 residency at XOYO

The D&B don returns for another run of 13 sold out Fridays, but with 200 tickets on the door each week, you can still come down and jump up this winter

Coffee

MUST DO: Veganuary film-fest at Site London

There are free weekly documentaries showing at the tiny Columbia Road plant-based cafe this month

Drink

MUST DO: Tiffany & Co. at St Pancras

December festivities inside the station. Definitely worth a glass of fizz upstairs, right?

Christmas at Canopy Market - stalls and festive lights at the market
Shopping

Canopy Market is now daily for Christmas

Get into the spirit in N1C with a properly indie seasonal market

The Terrace of Discovery at the Aga Khan Centre overlooking London
Community

A tour inside the Aga Khan Centre, King’s Cross

We go exploring the new Islamic terraces, gardens and courtyards of London N1C

Choose Love queues outside the shop
Shopping

Choose Love: pop-up store for refugees is open again in Soho

This Christmas period head straight to Carnaby Street to buy real and necessary items for refugees

A model wesring a dress called Zady, a piece by designer Dagny
Shopping

MUST DO: Dagny at Curated Crowd, Herrick Gallery W1

This Mayfair pop-up featuring sustainable designers runs for a fortnight in December