Have a look inside the various architectural jewels around London over the weekend of 21st & 22nd of September and use this website to find out about them in advance.
Directory and resource for all of London's creative individuals, organisations and venues to find, receive and promote arts and creative information in London.
Listings and reviews for performance, arts, eating and drinking, and many other aspects of London life. This is the online version of the longstanding magazine.
"Shopwindow" for commercial art galleries, including works for sale in a wide range of media.
Major museums & galleries in London
- including guides to collections, opening hours, online exhibitions and other resources:
From the people at the 24 Hour Museum.
What's on in London theatres. Includes seating plans.
What's on in dance in London, including news, features and a directory of information for dancers.
Part of the nationwide network of British Chambers of Commerce.
The inward investment agency for the capital.
KnowUK local information
Find services, leisure facilities, transport information and much more for your area
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Links and services for older people or disabled people in Westminster.
Find organisations, services and clubs in Westminster. There are also other pages available within this section which may be of use.
Directory of resources across London. For more general, national information, see Homeless Pages.
Details on an enormous range of courses, from part-time evening classes to postgraduate degrees. Floodlight is also a great database of courses throughout London.
Entire streetscapes showing over 3,500 shops, bars and restaurants in the liveliest areas of London. Walk through the capital's best known shopping streets door by door.
Locally-compiled community information and events listings covering SW1 and other areas of Westminster.
Guide to the area including histories of individual streets.
Your source of local history (focusing on Westminster & central London) information and help.
Extremely detailed histories from British History Online
Detailed historical and architectural guide to London. The online edition currently covers Soho, St James, Covent Garden and Mayfair but is constantly being updated.
Search for organisations and facilities within Camden and beyond.
from Hillingdon with links to their local government website homepages.
The web site of the London Mayor and the Greater London Authority.
London's daily newspaper. The day's news and sport, plus information about many aspects of life in London - restaurants, pubs, shopping, transport and local listings. Paid subscription required for detailed film/theatre listings and reviews.
Online version of the free ads paper.
An effort by the Greater London Authority to bring together the vast amount of data which is freely available from various organisations throughout the capital which covers a variety of subjects. There are also links to other useful sets of data. You can even request particular sets of data to be added.
Find statistics about the city, borough or ward by simply entering a postcode or name of an area provided by the Office for National Statistics and the 2011 census.
A great site listing all sorts of facilities throughout the capital plus also including ratings and reviews.
London Tourist Board site covering current events, transport information, excursions and more. Has a useful directory which includes 'essential information' (embassies, hospitals etc.)
London attractions, food & drink, accommodation, day trips & maps.
Photo access maps, which help visitors to navigate step-free routes around some of London's most visited areas.
Comprehensive journey planner for London, allowing you to specify places in several ways (e.g.: postcodes, stations). Click on 'More options' to be able to choose transport type, maximum walking time, disability options etc.
An informative site on London's buses (road and river), tubes, trams and DLR. Also has information on other modes of transport such as coach services, walking and riving in London and travel by taxi.
This interactive map shows where London's underground lines go, it also helps you plan your journeys between the underground stations, it includes possible bus routes and journey times.
Downloadable MP3 podcasts of walks all around London.
Picture for title graphic: Karl Kotter/Juicy Orange
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