Tag Archives: London

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 ...

Never Mind ‘Keep Calm & Carry On’ – London’s Wartime Posters

The startling success of those Keep Calm and Carry On posters – which the British government had originally created to be used in the event of German invasion during World War II – has been a stark reminder of the uses to which ...

WATCH: Embarrassing Falls at UK Railway Stations

The Tube and train system in London are so convenient and easy to navigate but at the same time those towering escalators are frightful. Network Rail has released video footage of embarrassing falls at railway stations, reports the UK ...

The Best Of London Underground’s Spoof Signs

There appears to be a rash of funny stickers infecting the trains on the London underground at present. Some of them are daft, some are satirical, but almost all of them are amazing.

Lady Gaga Performs “Princess D.I.E.”

Lady Gaga doesn’t mince words. Nor does she shy away from controversy. She wrote a song paying homage to the late royal, Princess Diana, who passed away in 1997.