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Television Centre, a 2 Part Series on the History and Potential of this Major New Development in London’s West (Part 1 of 2)

On 16 July 2012, the BBC agreed to sell the seat of its broadcasting headquarters since 1960; Television Centre. The complex had been sold to property developers Stanhope plc for around £200 million, with the BBC would retaining a continued presence at Television Centre through its commercial subsidiaries BBC Studios and Post Production, and BBC Worldwide. Don’t forget to read ...

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Things to Do With The Kids This Summer in London

London is such a fantastic city to spend a weekend with the family. From the bright lights of the West End and the diversity of the East End, to the relaxed vibes of the numerous parks and green spaces, there are plenty of places to discover around the city. If you’re looking for inspiration to plan your trip or week ...

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The Story of Bletchley Park

London

Less than an hour’s train ride from London Kings Cross (or just over an hour in the car from Central London) Bletchley Park has long been shrouded in secrecy. Indeed, it is this secrecy that enabled the Allies to win the Second World War. The Secrecy behind Bletchley Park Yet many of the intricate secrets of Bletchley Park only came ...

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Post Election London Property Prices Set for Another Frenzy

London Mayory

Millions of Pounds worth of luxury London Properties exchanged hands just hours after the elections this May. In fact, the recent landslide victory for the Tories at the general elections will likely lead to a surge in London property prices as the fear of a Labour Mansion Tax and other transaction taxes dwindle away. “Manic” London property prices In an ...

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London Exhibitions Highlights

London Museum

Vivienne Westwood: Cut from the Past – Danson House, Bexleyheath It may be a little out of town, but for any Vivienne Westwood aficionado, this exhibition is not one to be missed. Set within the beautiful and ornate surroundings of Danson House, ‘Vivienne Westwood: Cut from the Past’ celebrates the impact of 18th Century art and design on the illustrious ...

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The Alice Look – V&A Museum of Childhood, Bethnal Green

Running from May 2nd through to November 1st, this new and exciting exhibition celebrates the 150th birthday of Lewis Carroll’s ‘Alice in Wonderland’. Marking the birthday of this most extraordinary book, which has transcended medium after medium for generations, the V&A Museum of Childhood has worked hard to bring together a number of artefacts to showcase an international obsession with ...

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Underrated Museums in London

Everyone knows the museum big hitters; the British Museum, the V&A, the TATE…but did you know that there is a wealth of hugely underrated museums in London? Museum of Brands, Packaging & Advertising If you are a fan of brand nostalgia, a trip to the Museum of Brands, Packaging and Advertising should be on your list of things to do ...

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General Election a Nightmare for London Property?

The high-end property market has all but frozen ahead of the general election, temporarily paralysed by uncertainty and the mountain of potential policies such as Labour’s mansion tax. Estate agents specialising in the high end market in London and part of the beating heart of London, known for their affluent clients, their seemingly complete indifference to market forces are having ...

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Easter in London

Easter

Being the first real sign of spring, and the first Bank Holiday of the year, its official…Easter is a hit! With so many things going on all over London, you’ll be forgiven for stuffing your face full of chocolate just to keep your energy up! Death by Chocolate – The London Dungeons Isn’t that what Easter is all about? Death ...

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Best Party Locations in London

If you have a big birthday coming in 2015, or another occasion to celebrate, but are struggling to find a perfect location to host your event, take a look at our quick guide to some of London’s best party hotspots! All Star Lanes If you aren’t familiar with ‘All Star Lanes’ you may not guess what the theme is…we’ll give ...

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