Posts Tagged ‘ City of London ’

London’s Lord Mayor

Nov 4th, 2016 | By
Lord Mayor's coach

Mention the Lord Mayor’s Show and many Britons will know that November means the time for a spectacle concerning coaches, floats and a parade that stretches back in time to when lots of the countries in the world today didn’t even exist.

London is open

Aug 19th, 2016 | By

London is open and it is staying that way, writes Kaye Holland

Saturday snippets: 27th February 2016

Feb 27th, 2016 | By

If the dank and wet weather that we seem to have been having for months continues into the Easter holidays then a hot, sunny destination might take your fancy. How about Tobago in the Caribbean? Over the Easter period, they have some key sporting events that might attract you. Like the Buccoo Goat & Crab Racing Festival which has been held for over 90 years. The goat and crab racing festivals are held annually at the Buccoo Racing Stadium on Easter Monday and Tuesday. The
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Seeing London’s rare treasures

Sep 12th, 2014 | By
Tower of London

Opening today is the new City of London Heritage Gallery which is free to visitors and open from 10-5pm on every day except Sunday when it will only be open from midday until 4pm.