Browsing Tag

christmas lights

Winterfest at Wembley 2019

Winterfest describes itself as Christmas in Technicolour! This is the first time Winterfest has been held in Wembley and it transforms some of the places around Wembley Stadium into an immersive technicolour playground. There are 11 light and sound installations, unique artworks dotted around the area, a useful trail map is provided around the area…

Christmas lights turned on in Watford

The Christmas lights was switched on at the Intu shopping centre in Watford on Thursday 15th November. Radio one DJ introduced the  crowd to Watford footballers, Adrian Mariappa & Tom Cleverly and 2 year old local hero Arthur Carpenter who turned on the lights. The night started with the cast from Jack & the Beanstalk…

Christmas spirit 2017 in London

The beautiful lights of Christmas in London are always something special at this time of the year, with lots of people visiting it can become very busy. Below are a selection of the decorations that I have visited this year, the main ones being Covent Garden, Oxford street, Regent Street, Carnaby Street, Kingly Court, Kings…

Rita Ora turns on Oxford Street Lights

On a wet Oxford Street the Christmas lights were switched on by Rita Ora. Watched by thousands despite the cold and rain it kicks off Christmas in London. Oxford Street have teamed up once again with NSPCC the Children’s charity and Sky. The festive lights consist of 1778 decorations and 750,000 LED lights. 5 Guys…

Regent Street Lights switch on in pictures

Excellent singing by the Blondettes at the Regent Street lights switch on. Charlie and the chocolate factory some of the cast at Regent Street lights switch on. Alison Balsom the esquisite trumpeter playing at the Regent Street lights switch on. Beautiful singing by Laura Wright at the Regent Street Christmas lights switch on. Singing the…

My top 10 Christmas photos in London 2014

This festive season  has been one of the best Christmas displays for at least five years in London. Maybe the recession has finally ended and the confidence has returned to the city. The photos below are taken in Oxford Street, Covent garden, Southbank, St Pauls, Bond Street & Hyde park. More photos can be found on…

Welcome to my newsletter signup, each month I will be doing a list of events to visit in and around London / Watford that may be of interest to you. Plus I will be doing a round up of the blog stories that you may have missed during the previous month.