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Lagunitas Beer Circus
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Lagunitas Beer Circus

What is it? The California-based brewer has already toured its twisted vaudeville show around Seattle and Chicago. Now, it’s London’s turn. Why go? Spend a day with contortionists, burlesque dancers and sword-swallowers. 

Afrobeach: Summer Beach Carnival
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Afrobeach: Summer Beach Carnival

What is it? Bust some moves while clutching a rum punch at this (hopefully) sunny beach party. Why go? If you can’t wait for the Notting Hill Carnival. 

Margarita March
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Margarita March

What is it? Get salty on a margarita crawl organised by old-school tequila-maker Jose Cuervo.  Why go? Stop off at bars including The Old Blue Last, 333 Mother Bar and Lupita East. There’ll be eight cocktails in total, so pace yourself.

‘Bring It On’
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‘Bring It On’

What is it? One of the best ever high-school movies gets a musical makeover by Lin-Manuel Miranda.  Why go? The big cast are bright and perky, and they have fun. Their final dance sequence gets you rooting for the cheerleading pupils. 

‘Christopher Robin’
Film ‘Christopher Robin’

What is it? ‘Ted’ with more period detail and fewer drugs. Why go? For a shot of pure AA Milne nostalgia.

Restaurant of the week: Scully
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Restaurant of the week: Scully

What is it? Chef Ramael Scully’s smart debut restaurant, serving up an eclectic menu of fusion food.  Why go? Scully is bold and creative without becoming wacky. Here’s to putting fusion back on the map.

Show of the week: ‘Aristocrats’
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Show of the week: ‘Aristocrats’

What is it? A revival of Brian Friel’s play about fading Irish poshos.  Why go? Lyndsey Turner’s beautiful production is cut clear and sharp as crystal and filled with superb performances. 

‘Homos, or Everyone in America’
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‘Homos, or Everyone in America’

What is it? A brilliantly provocative modern-day, ‘post-gay’ romance staged in the round.  Why go? To bask in the glow of the chemistry between the actors.

Fold
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Fold

What is it? A brand-spanking-new club in Canning Town that’s blessed with a 24-hour licence.  Why go? Fold kicks things off with an opening-party extravaganza on Saturday. Expect club scene favourites such as World Unknown, Dimensions Soundsystem and NTS regulars Body Motion. 

Film of the week: ‘The Guardians’
Film Film of the week: ‘The Guardians’

What is it? A home front drama set in France during WWI. Why go? For rural landscapes that look like they belong in a gallery.

Bar of the week: Copeland Social
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Bar of the week: Copeland Social

What is it? A youthful drinking spot with a banging soundsystem in one of the coolest parts of town. Why go? To sip glasses of Peckham Punch – a fruity cocktail with four rums in the mix – on a picnic bench with an artsy crowd.

Circus 250 Weekend
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Circus 250 Weekend

What is it? It’s 250 years since the first circus was organised on a scrappy bit of Waterloo marshland. Celebrate at this three-day party a sword’s throw from the original birthplace.  Why go? Earn your big-top stripes at a hula hoop workshop, warm up with the ‘Backbone’ acrobats and learn how to handle your balls at The Big Juggle.

Wine Car Boot
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Wine Car Boot

What is it? Try before you buy at this boozy car boot, where surprisingly fine wines are the order of the day.  Why go? Nab yourself a £12 tasting pack and get sipping.

Africa Centre Summer Festival
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Africa Centre Summer Festival

What is it? Get to know Africa and its diaspora through Afrobeat, live tunes and street food at this summer blowout.Why go? To become familiar with the diverse continent.

The Embers Collective Summer Party
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The Embers Collective Summer Party

What is it? Take part in an evening of lively tales and dramatic music from the pro storytellers of The Embers Collective.Why go? These guys always put on a magical evening. 

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Neighbourhood guides

Shoreditch
Shoreditch

Indie shops, ace nightlife and tasty street food

London by area
London by area

Check out our guides to every neighbourhood in London

Notting Hill
Notting Hill

Great cinemas, pretty pastel streets and the famous Portobello Road Market 

Greenwich
Greenwich

Home of Greenwich Mean Time and amazing London views 

Brixton
Brixton

A go-to haunt for foodies, clubbers, artists and rockers alike  

South Kensington
South Kensington

Home to iconic institutions and incredible museums 

Hackney
Hackney

Edgy restaurants, world-class coffee and ace independent shops 

South Bank
South Bank

A hub of cultural activity, state-funded arts and entertainment venues

King’s Cross
King’s Cross

Urban parks, canal-side fun and brilliant brunch spots

Soho
Soho

Bright lights, drinking dens and unforgettable entertainment

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The Nomad
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The Nomad

Get a festival top-up at an outdoor movie screening – all in a good cause

The House of St Barnabas: Saturday Sessions
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The House of St Barnabas: Saturday Sessions

Spend your weekends in The House of St Barnabas’ beautiful Georgian building for their string of ‘Saturday Sessions’. Over four Saturdays...

South West Four
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South West Four

Clapham Common’s dance music festival attracts superstar DJs from across the globe

Movies on the River
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Movies on the River

Watch a movie on the top deck of a boat after a cruise along the River Thames

Skylight
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Skylight

Have some (legal) fun in a former carpark at Skylight, a rooftop playground in Tobacco Dock, which is back for some summer fun. The Wapping rooftop...

Dinerama
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Dinerama

Set in a former bullion truck depot in Shoreditch, Dinerama is a food and drink market from Street Feast, London’s leading street food market company.

Midnight Apothecary
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Midnight Apothecary

Sip botanical cocktails, pile round campfires, toasting marshmallows, tuck into Greek street food and venture into the Brunel tunnel - a giant...

The Book of Mormon review
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The Book of Mormon review

Trey Parker and Matt Stone's naughty but extremely lovable comedy

42nd Street review
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42nd Street review

A spectacular revival for the glitzy American musical classic

Everybody’s Talking About Jamie review
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Everybody’s Talking About Jamie review

This staggeringly enjoyable musical about a teen drag queen transfers triumphantly to London

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