London's Best Cheese Raclettes

London’s Best Cheese Raclettes

Cheese raclette at Alpes in Pop Brixton What is raclette and where can you get in in London? The word has two meanings; firstly, it’s a type of cheese, specifically, a hard, cow’s milk cheese. More generally though, ‘raclette’ has come to mean the Swiss […]

The Best Beer Festivals In London In October 2018

The Best Beer Festivals In London In October 2018

The first part of October was rather quiet for beer events in London, but the drinking opportunities pick up as the month progresses. We’ve rounded up some of the best below. 11-14 October: The Pembury Tavern Green Hop Beer Festival In a triple dose of […]

Basketball: Crystal Palace-based club looking to make waves in BBL

Basketball: Crystal Palace-based club looking to make waves in BBL

A new Crystal Palace-based basketball team has been set up and will play in the British Basketball League this season – London City Royals. The club is the brainchild of Nhamo Shire, who is the club’s head of basketball operations. Shire has been behind initiatives […]

Trio of South London boxers in action at Copper Box Arena next month

Trio of South London boxers in action at Copper Box Arena next month

Ted Cheeseman, Isaac Chamberlain and Craig Richards are all on Matchroom Boxing’s show at the Copper Box Arena on October 27. Bermondsey’s unbeaten super-welterweight Ted Cheeseman has already shown he is one of the most exciting talents emerging domestically and faces Asinia Byfield for the vacant […]

Millwall “maverick” backed to add more goals to his game

Millwall “maverick” backed to add more goals to his game

BY RICHARD CAWLEY richard@slpmedia.co.uk Jed Wallace scored his first goal of the season on Saturday – and Millwall boss Neil Harris reckons the winger can hit the back of the net a lot more frequently. The 24-year-old, the subject of an approach by Middlesbrough before the closure […]

The Best Malaysian And Singaporean Food In London

The Best Malaysian And Singaporean Food In London

Luverly Laksa. By Sandra Leong The first thing you need to know about good Malaysian and Singaporean food in London is that you’re unlikely to find it in a Chinese takeaway. No matter what the menu says, Singapore fried noodles are as Singaporean as ‘spag […]

Where Are The Most Popular Hopper Fare Bus Stops In London?

Where Are The Most Popular Hopper Fare Bus Stops In London?

Photo: James Beard, via Londonist Flickr Pool It’s been two years since the Mayor of London first introduced his Hopper fare — allowing passengers to switch buses without being charged extra, so long as they make the switch within an hour of starting their journey. […]