May News Archive

Spring 'is the best time to visit London'

21st May 2012

With the Queen's Diamond Jubilee less than two weeks away, now is the time for those planning to ...

Buttons to adorn Jubilee boat

18th May 2012

In a tribute to the traditional East End's pearly kings and queens, the Queen's Jubilee barge wil...

Olympic BMX track more competitive

18th May 2012

BMX riders have been training at the Olympic track following its remodelling.

The decision was ma...

Bees set to descend on Chelsea

17th May 2012

Bees could be drawn to a special garden at the forthcoming Chelsea Flower Show.

Designed by acade...

Jubilee keeps glove maker busy

17th May 2012

The Queen's glove maker is set to have a busy time as the Diamond Jubilee approaches.

Genevieve L...

Olympic Village gets athletes' backing

16th May 2012

Athletes have praised the facilities of the Olympic and Paralympic Village ahead of the Games thi...

New app ideal for Olympic visitors

16th May 2012

A new mobile app has been launched to help locals and visitors staying in central hotels in Londo...

Updated Queen on display in London

15th May 2012

A new waxwork of the Queen has been unveiled in London ahead of the Diamond Jubilee celebrations....

Climate change focus of Chelsea Flower Show

15th May 2012

Later this month, the Chelsea Flower Show will present a number of gardens aimed at combating cli...

London store celebrates British history

14th May 2012

Leading department store Selfridges has opened a new exhibition to celebrate British history duri...