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  • The Great Hall
    Cooking for Henry VIII: Hampton Court Palace
    According to Robert Fitch, baker and culinary historian at Hampton Court Palace, a leavened loaf of evenly textured white bread or any bread was not the staff of life for the average working class European in the 16th century – or any bread....
  • The cast of "First Date" showed up in Times Square in October of 2013.
    It's tougher to meet someone in London than in New York
    If you're a young singleton on the prowl (or an old one, for that matter), you might think of booking your flight from LAX to JFK and not LHR.For, according to citisocializer (which yes, likes to start with a small "c"), 75 percent...
  • NFL on Regent Street 2014
    2014 NFL International Series kicks off in London
    The National Football League may have to change its name to the International Football League. The League’s international audience building effort is gaining enough momentum that some sports business experts, including NFL Commissioner Roger...
  • Darren McFadden stiff arms Dolphin defender
    Oakland Raiders vs Miami Dolphins preview for London's game on Sunday
    The Oakland Raiders have a better chance in winning the London game than the Miami Dolphins on Sunday. So far, the Raiders have been 0-3 but made an impression last week when put up a good fight against Tom Brady and the New England Patriots...
  • Kanye West shaves his head to have arrows on three sides
    Kanye West reveals new haircut in London; shaves arrows into his head
    Kanye West’s new haircut has people taking a second look as all of the six big arrows shaved into his head, point to his face. Stepping out with wife Kim Kardashian on a London street, the rapper gave the photographers a new look to...
  • Kate Middleton: Pregnancy has gambling organizations taking bets on child’s sex
    Kate Middleton: Pregnancy has gambling organizations taking bets on child’s sex
    It is no surprise that Kate Middleton and Prince William are expecting a second child. Kate is now close to the eight or nine weeks along. With her ailment of severe morning sickness and a temporary inability to perform her duties with regard to...
  • Sneak Peek: Bombay Sapphire's New Distillery in Hampshire
    Sneak Peek: Bombay Sapphire's New Distillery in Hampshire
    Laverstoke Mill is now the home to Bombay Sapphire's new gin distillery and visitor experience.The newly restored site, which officially opens to the public on October 1st, provides an opportunity for the public to explore Laverstoke Mill as a...
  • Bond Street Station on Oxford Street, London Underground
    Strangest items lost and found on the London Underground
    Detective work and good samaritans combine to successfully reunite just a fraction of the lost items on London's tubes, buses and taxis with the rightful owners. Astonishing stuff has been lost and found on the London Underground - although...
  • A bottle of Boodles Gin.
    Review: Boodles Gin, a classy product for the discerning palette.
    Welcome to my 100th article readers! I took some time off, but we're back to finish out this year in style. Wow, has it really been five years and 100 articles already? First things first, let me thank all of you for being so kind in reading...
  • 'The Great Muppet Caper' is a rich and charming love story
    'The Great Muppet Caper' is a rich and charming love story
    Following the disappearance of a priceless diamond necklace, the Muppets, led by Kermit the Frog (Jim Henson), journey to London to interview fashion designer Lady Holiday (Diana Rigg) and solve the mystery of the missing jewels. When aspiring...
  • Prince Harry motorcade crash
    Prince Harry motorcade crash: Distressed after protocol keeps him seated in car
    Prince Harry’s motorcade was involved in a head-on collision which threw a police officer from his motorcycle. The prince was being escorted by the motorcade to the Invictus Games event in London when one of the officers in his motorcade was...
  • The Boy From The Crowd - "Revelator"
    The Boy From The Crowd Merges Blues With Rock
    Being a fan of alternative rock, it was awesome to discover The Boy From The Crowd, from East London, UK. A duo composed of Vinny Piana, on vocals, bass, guitar and keyboards and Vegas Ivy, on drums and percussion - the band emanates a sound...
  • Marri tribe's new chief, Hyrbyair, dumps pompous title
    Marri tribe's new chief, Hyrbyair, dumps pompous title
    An exiled Baloch leader in London has dumped his pompous title of "nawab" and has in stead adopted sangath or "comrade" as his prefix in preparation for the long drawn war of independence of Balochistan in southwest Asia.London...
  • Jack the Ripper DNA: Was the guy a barber? Looks like he just might have been!
    Jack the Ripper DNA test: Is hairdresser answer to 125-year-old Ripper mystery?
    Aaron Kosminski, is believed to be the real Jack the Ripper, thanks to the modern technology of DNA testing. A man who describes himself as an “armchair detective,” who also happens to be a molecular biologist believes that Aaron...
  • 'Jack The Ripper's' real name identified
    'Jack The Ripper's' real name identified
    Russel Edwards went on BBC Radio 4's Today program (Monday Sept. 8) to talk about his new book "Naming Jack The Ripper." in which, he reveals the notorious serial killer known only as "Jack The Ripper" in 19th century...