It’s nearly Spring and I’ve got plenty of suggestions of things to do this month from discovering London’s dark history to Guinness celebrations, and the start of the rowing season to time with mother. Barbican Centre On 1st-2nd March, it’s the Barbican Weekender which is a free weekend of events exploring image and identity through arts and technology. Also at the Barbican on 2 March is a collaboration between saxophonist John Harle and singer Marc Almond called The Tyburn Tree which looks at London’s dark history such as Jack the Ripper and the Ratcliffe Highway murder. Shakespeare’s Globe In January I mentioned
Having one of those mornings? You know the ones… you wake up on the wrong side of bed, use hairspray instead of deodorant, lose a shoe in the gap on the underground, find a leaking
London is a city of juxtapositions – the old and new, nature and industry, innovation and tradition. This conundrum of contradictions is beautiful and visually portrayed in this photograph of The London Eye from St James’s Park. Via Magellan PR, a boutique travel PR company.