London Food & Culture


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

Eating and Drinking

Gazelle on Chalton Street: the store dedicated to dates

This unique Algerian NW1 cafe is a must for the sweet-of tooth – especially at this time of year


Help refugees: Choose Love pop-up store now open in W1

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

Design & Style

A beginner’s guide to….Shoe The Bear

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


St Pancras Xmas shopping night: free fizz, massages & wine tasting

If you like free stuff as well as a bargain or two, get to the glam station next Wednesday

Eating and Drinking

Three little gems to discover in Coal Drops Yard

Sure there are big splashy restaurants and flagship brands aplenty, but here’s a trio of tucked-away finds


Classic Car Boot Sale returns to King’s Cross

The vintage-fest is back again – and this time it’s taking over Coal Drops Yard

Design & Style

‘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


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