16 Ways to Change the World

How To Academy

At one of the most prestigious, old institutions in England, the Royal Institution, sixteen top brains will come together to present the most thought-provoking presentations you will have heard for a long time.

LIMBO at the Southbank

Heather Holliday

Doesn’t just the word LIMBO conjure up the best images – graceful dancers, glistening, elegant bodies gyrating on sultry evenings in lush gardens or on endless white beaches?

2014's Amber Ball

The Amber Ball 1

One of the most important fundraising evenings in London takes place at the Intercontinental Park Lane this Friday, and tickets are still available.


Michael Petrucciani

PREVIEW: Michel Petrucciani London Jazz Festival

There is a mean feast coming up at the Barbican: Jazz in all its diversity, represented by some of the greatest: Sonny Rollins, Herbie Hancock (in his first ever solo UK concert), John McLaughlin, Chick Chorea, and Jan Garbarek. Also showing will be a film about the legendary Michel Petrucciani.

Alison Lapper Pregnant Opening Ceremony

The London Paralympics

Everyone seems to be talking about them; all the papers are full of the stories of these Olympians we've never heard of before. Is this just because it's going on in London? What’s happening?