LONDON LIFE

 

Aleesha's Top Tipples



Europe, LONDON LIFE, FOOD, DRIVETIME April 19, 2017


(Picture: Koko Kanu) Do you like Pina Coladas and dancing in the rain?   Well then this weeks top tipple will be right up your street.   Fresh from the sunshine soaked and reef lined beaches of Jamaica, Koko Kanu of...

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Chicago Rib Shack is London’s best American style food joint.



UK, Europe, LONDON LIFE, FOOD, CULTURE April 19, 2017


Chicago is well known for jazz music and scary gangsters like Al Capone, but you can now add Chicago Rib Shack to that list. London is lucky to have this tasty export. Chicago Rib Shack made the journey from the Chicago streets to...

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Burned toast shut down Victoria and Oxford Circus Underground stations.



UK, Europe, LONDON LIFE, TRAVEL, EAST MEETS WEST April 18, 2017


  Two of London’s busiest stations have previously been evacuated after members of staff burned some toast and set fire alarms off, it was revealed today by City Hall.   Victoria & Oxford Circus were affecte...

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A fifth of London’s grassroots music venues could be forced to close due to business rates increases



UK, SHOWBIZ, LONDON LIFE, THE DAY SHOW April 12, 2017


The Intrepid Fox closed and moved (Pic: Twitter) Twenty-one of London’s much-loved grassroots music venues are at risk of closure due to business rates increases according to new research commissioned by the Mayor of Lond...

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30/70 - the young housing divide between China and UK



CHINA , UK, LONDON LIFE April 11, 2017


Wherever you look on London's skyline, there are cranes. But it's still not enough. Photo credit - Pixabay   It's been revealed that 70 percent of young Chinese people own their own homes. In the UK, that figure is 30 perce...

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