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Nestled in a bustling Fitzrovia street, an olive’s throw from Soho, Picture Restaurant offers so much more than a hearty plate of food – to be exact it offers six.

Wed, 15:03
(Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

Everybody loves fireworks, so we thought we’d run down the best places to see the London skyline lit up for Bonfire Night this year:

Wed, 12:56
There will be something to delight all palates

The Taste of London Winter festival returns to Tobacco Dock this November and it promises to be another not to miss.

Tue, 18:32
Behold: Your worst nightmares [Photograph by Dee Ramadan]

We love cute pictures and Halloween here at London24, so when we saw these adorable - and cheeky - Halloween costumes for kids at Ladyland, we couldn’t resist sharing them with you.

Tue, 15:36
Tom Bateman as

If you’ve seen Shakespeare In Love the film you’ll be wondering two things about the stage version.

Mon, 11:20
[Photograph by Tommophoto]

A house on Bankside is melting – and it has nothing to do with cowboy builders.

Saturday, October 25, 2014
Jones Family Project

The Jones’ Family Project offers solid fare with quality British produce at its heart.

Friday, October 24, 2014
The expert cast display every error of the inexperienced amateur (Pic: Alastair Muir)

You’ve just trodden barefoot in the dog’s vomit! Mind that swinging plank! Look out, there’s a custard pie! - Is the hard physical world playing up again? Of course it is. Are you a buffoon seeking a banana skin? Of course you are.

Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Fans inspect the new wax figure of the Sherlock star for flaws. They found none. Cumberbatch is perfect. [Yui Mok/PA Wire]

Sherlock star Benedict Cumberbatch is starring in another ‘Imitation Game’ as his likeness was unveiled at Madame Tussauds today.

Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Bonneville

Be transported back in time with Bonneville’s traditional French dishes and striking interior, inspired by hedonistic turn-of-the-century Paris.

Monday, October 20, 2014
Pond Dalston

Pond in Dalston promises to be the first bar and restaurant in London to offer truly authentic ‘New Hawaiian’ cuisine.

Friday, October 17, 2014
Cheese/Apple

Phantom Pig chef, Vix Rathour’s six-course menu for Balfron Season was fresh, exciting and signified a new face to watch on London’s food scene.

Thursday, October 16, 2014
(Picture: Nicholas Goodden)

“I shoot street photography because I guess, like anyone, I love people watching.”

Thursday, October 16, 2014
Could you handle five in a row? (Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

To celebrate National Curry Week, I’ve decided to put my taste-buds on the line in search of the spiciest “Ruby” in Brick Lane.

Thursday, October 16, 2014
Climbers arrive at the sunset summit during an Up the O2 expedition

Spending an evening 52 meters above ground gazing out over London’s skyline no longer has to be a pie in the sky idea.

Wednesday, October 15, 2014
Professor Green - Growing Up In Public

Green shows what he can do when he puts his mind to his rhymes in this mixed bag of a return.

Wednesday, October 15, 2014
A visitor photographs Rembrandts The Conspiracy of the Batavians under Claudius Civilis during a press preview at the National Gallery (Photo by Carl Court/Getty Images)

One of the most hotly anticipated exhibitions in London opens today when a collection of Rembrandt’s late work goes on display at the National Gallery.

Tuesday, October 14, 2014
Death From Above 1979 - The Physical World

The feted duo pick up their guitars to retread old ground - but can they still cut it?

Tuesday, October 14, 2014
Check out the best Halloween films in London

What better way to frighten yourself silly this Halloween than sat in a darkened room with some of the scariest films in cinema history unfolding in front of you. We’ve put together a list of the best spooky screenings in London, see them if you dare…

Tuesday, October 14, 2014
Le Restaurant de Paul is situated behind the bakery

Artisan bakery chain PAUL, has transformed its Covent Garden branch into a traditional French bistro, offering classic provincial dishes.

Monday, October 13, 2014
Homage's grand salon

The grand Homage dining hall at the Waldorf Hilton provides a dramatic backdrop to enjoy a leisurely lunch or elegant dinner in the heart of London’s theatre district.

Saturday, October 11, 2014
Late Night Tales - Franz Ferdinand

Yet another sterling selection in this series, this time from Alex Kapranos and co.

Friday, October 10, 2014
We imagine it was a bit cold by the time it was delivered [Photograph from YouTube]

Some people will go to great lengths to launch their business, Andy Shovel and Pete Sharman went to the extreme, they sent theirs into space.

Friday, October 10, 2014
A raven perches by the site where Anne Boleyn was executed [Photograph by Phillipe Kurlapski]

It’s a typical horror movie scene: a moonlit night, a creepy tower – and the ominous cawing of a raven.

Thursday, October 9, 2014
Ty Segall - Manipulator

Gritty, gambolling garage-rock raconteur hits his creative high water mark.

Tuesday, October 7, 2014
Who could resist such a cute character?  [Photo by John O'Reilly for ZSL London Zoo]

Even though the winter school holidays are shorter than the summer break, the cold weather can make it harder to find ways to entertain the kids. Never fear; London24 is here with our top five ways to have fun and stay warm this October half term.

Tuesday, October 7, 2014
We know all the best places to give yourself the chills this Halloween [Photograph by Chispita_666}

Too big for trick-or-treating, but still love Halloween? Here’s the grown-up’s guide to London24’s favourite holiday.

Tuesday, October 7, 2014
Royal China, Baker Street

A London institution, Royal China Group’s flagship branch buzzes with eager diners for its popular dim sum and predominantly Cantonese classics.

Monday, October 6, 2014
The Bond films are just one franchise that gives London a starring role on the big screen (Photo by Gareth Cattermole/Getty Images)

From Leicester Square to drive-ins to hot tubs, London loves going to the movies – and the movies love London.

Sunday, October 5, 2014
David Nicholls. [Picture: Anthony Devlin/PA]

Just how long should you sustain something which, although not broken, has lost its spark and meaning? This is the question posed by David Nicholls’ latest novel, which explores the pressures the modern world places on married and family life.

Friday, October 3, 2014
BorisBeerhouse, the mascot of the Bavarian Beerhouse

Giant beers, giant pretzels and giant brass instruments, what isn’t there to like about Oktoberfest? And if you don’t fancy going to ‘official’ party in Kennington Park then there are loads of German pubs and bars in London to get the (almost) authentic experience.

Friday, October 3, 2014
Orenda Fink - Blue Dream

Mellow, mellifluous and soothing collection that bridges the alt-pop and singer-songwriter genres.

Friday, October 3, 2014
Pork? ...Or red velvet cake?  [Photography by Nathan Pask for Miss Cakehead]

As the nights get longer, London24 gets darker, and we have some spooky Halloween treats for you in the form of Cakeageddon, the world’s first edible horror farm!

Friday, October 3, 2014
Comedian Steve Coogan, as his alter-ego Alan Partidge (Chris Radburn).

Actor Steve Coogan has said he is planning to “cryogenically preserve” his wildly successful Alan Partridge character “in a morgue” before maybe bringing him back to life at a later date.

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