Londoners

The Definitive Guide to Acting Like a Real Londoner in 23 Steps

Amita Murray | Posted 02.04.2014 | UK Comedy
Amita Murray

So, you're a little bit in love with London. You're a Downton Abbey freak (not really set in London, but they sometimes go there), your twitter picture is actually Benedict Cumberbatch, and that smile of Kate Middleton's makes you feel a little gummy inside.

"Does Nothing Work Outside of London?!" Why I Love Being Unplugged

Rhiannon Davies | Posted 01.09.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Rhiannon Davies

I'm not saying the English countryside is frozen in the dark ages, but it certainly provides a sense of relief from feeling like the whole world is at your fingertips, which can often be the case in a city like London.

Automation of Services and People - Are You Kidding Me?

Danielle Lowe | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Danielle Lowe

A spring is certainly present in a lot of Londoners steps right now. They're pleased to hear that they can party all night and take multiple methods of transport home rather than dashing for the last tube or trying to find where that night bus goes from. However, there are so many issues with this idea.

London YouTube Series Set for Mainstream Television

Zaneta Denny | Posted 24.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Zaneta Denny

The show, scripted and produced by Samuel Benta, follows the life and times of the McKenzies, a nuclear family living London. Benta plays Samuell McKenzie, the eldest sibling, who wants to be a star.

Cameron's Happiness Survey Looks Grim For Londoners

The Huffington Post UK | Tom Moseley | Posted 23.10.2013 | UK

The streets may be paved with gold, at least according to Dick Whittington, but moving to London will make you miserable. That's according to the l...

Why I'm Proud to Be a Londoner, and Jay-Z's Music is so 'thumpy'

Lucy Karsten | Posted 11.11.2012 | Home
Lucy Karsten

We pay preposterously over-inflated rents to live in spaces people outside of London more commonly use as storage cupboards. Our tubes are over-crowded, hideously expensive and often subject to delays.

Savour the Post-Olympics High, But Don't Be Afraid to Go Back to Being Your Cynical Self

Justin Myers | Posted 10.11.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Justin Myers

The Olympics, apparently, has had the fortunate side effect of making us more human. But we didn't need fixing. We weren't devoid of compassion or community spirit; we were just looking for a way to show it.

Dave Berry's Hidden London

Dave Berry | Posted 18.09.2012 | Home
Dave Berry

Here is my guide for "Lucky bastards who not only live in London, but finish work at 10pm and might not know about a few gems dotted around this fair city" snappy title, I'm sure you all agree.

Mayor Joins Met Chief On 'War On Crime' Raid, But Scantily Clad Woman Gets In The Way

PA | Posted 24.11.2011 | UK

Britain's top police officer "put the doors in" on hundreds of suspects as he launched a war on the capital's drug dealers. Scotland Yard Commissio...

Watching my Hometown Burn From Afar

Ben Cohen | Posted 11.10.2011 | UK Politics
Ben Cohen

"Two months ago we marched to Scotland Yard, more than 2,000 of us, all blacks, and it was peaceful and calm and you know what? Not a word in the press. Last night, a bit of rioting and looting and look around you."

"Maybe It's Because You're a Londoner"

Jo Rourke | Posted 21.09.2011 | UK
Jo Rourke

Coming from a country where people are generally a bit more chatty (no blarney stone references please), I've found it odd not saying hello to people when I enter a shop, though I am now accustomed to the ensuing look of panic if I smile at someone on the tube.