Tag Archives: London

'Unfinished London' is a Lighter Look at City Transport

London has one of the largest and most complex transport systems of anywhere in the world — and that’s even before getting in to the countless ambitious plans for alternative routes and stations that were, for one reason or ...

Snapshot: 17 Photos of Umbrellas at Their Best and Worst in London

Has your umbrella become your new best friend these days, always at your side? Even if it’s sunny in the morning, an April shower may catch you off guard. But, if you planned well, you have your trusty umbrella nearby.

Your London Guide to ’24: Live Another Day’

Yesterday, Jack Bauer returned to the world’s TV screens in a new series of 24, which is Bond-ishly entitled 24: Live Another Day. It is entirely set in London, which gives us the perfect excuse to take a tour of the city as seen ...

Patrick Stewart: I'm More at Home in New York Than in London

Sir Patrick Stewart has a role in a big film coming up when he reprises the part of Professor Charles Xavier in X-Men: Days of Future Past. But in recent days he’s been at the Tribeca Film Festival promoting the drama Match in which ...

London’s First Cat Café Opens

If you’re a busy commuter, with a job that demands a lot and leaves no time to look after a pet, you’ll have probably felt the sad ache of realisation that the stress-relieving, cuddly joys of stroking a cat while sipping a ...

The 10 Most (And Least) Romantic British Places To Take Your Valentine

If you were thinking of taking a date to Britain on a romantic Valentine’s Day jaunt, be warned: not everywhere has thatched roofs and servants called Jeeves.

WATCH: How Many British Things Can You Spot In The New ’24′ Trailer?

Jack Bauer (Kiefer Sutherland) is in trouble. He’s under attack, there are helicopters overhead and he’s holding up an injured Chloe (Mary Lynn Rajskub) as he raises his gun and, screaming, fires.

PHOTOS: TV Series ‘24’ Films Car Crash in London

Woah, woah. What is going on here? At first glance, we thought this was a bad car accident but it turns out to be intentional, the black cab flipped over that is, all in the name of TV with the Fox show 24 filming in London.

‘Downton Abbey’ Inspired Butlers Hit London

This group of Downton Abbey-esque butlers hit the London Tube, to spread the word on the Series 4 DVD launch in the U.K. The butler brigade is an attempt to get Britons into the holiday spirit, with the shopping season upon us.

WATCH: Take A Look At 1920s London, In Color

This footage of 1927 London was filmed by Claude Friese-Greene, a pioneer of the moving picture, using a process of shooting in colour that was developed by his equally ground-breaking father William. The All-British Friese-Greene ...