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Chinese new year 2013: The best places to celebrate

28 Jan 2013 by Matthew Fransioli     
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The Chinese new year is an esteemed celebration observed by the Chinese community in the UK and across the world. Also known as the “Spring Festival” it is arguably the longest holiday in China lasting 15 days. Each year in the Chinese calendar corresponds to the 12 signs of the Chinese zodiac with the event […]

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Life in London – September 2010

8 Oct 2010 by Matthew Fransioli     
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It’s been a very busy month in London and I’ve been flat out so just a short blog for SIXT readers this month with one fun event and a whizz through a bunch of possible nights out for you to enjoy! The event was the late night opening at the Natural History Museum which was […]

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La Cage Aux Folles set for London West End exit

16 Nov 2009 by Matthew Fransioli     
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The award-winning musical La Cage Aux Folles is set to end West End run in January. Theatre-goers will have until the start of next year to catch the West End revival of La Cage Aux Folles, it has been confirmed. The popular musical, which currently boasts John Barrowman as one of its leading stars, is […]

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London museum welcomes back ‘lost treasure’

16 Nov 2009 by Matthew Fransioli     
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The Sir John Soame museum has welcomed back a Napoleonic treasure. One of London’s most-loved museums is set to welcome back a lost treasure after being given a helping hand from the Art Fund. The Sir John Soane’s Museum, which is just a short walk from the better-known British Museum, is home to hundreds of […]

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Stars set for London ball

13 Nov 2009 by Matthew Fransioli     
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Lady GaGa, Lily Allen and JLS are among the stars that will be in town next month for the Capital FM Jingle Bell Ball at the O2 arena. A major festive party is set to sweep through London next month. The O2 arena will host the Capital FM Jingle Bell Ball on December 5th and […]

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Travel experts head to London

6 Nov 2009 by Matthew Fransioli     
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The great and good of the tourism sector are meeting in London over the next few days as part of the Olympia’s Luxury Travel Fair, with plenty of holiday ideas on offer for visitors. A major tourism event is in full swing in the capital. The Luxury Travel Fair is taking place in London between […]

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Stars shine at London Christmas light switch on

4 Nov 2009 by Matthew Fransioli     
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Jim Carrey, Bob Hoskins and Colin Firth were among the stars on show as the switch for London’s Christmas lights were switched on. People strolling down Oxford Street will now be sure to get into the Christmas spirit after its festive lights were turned on. Hollywood star Jim Carrey did the honours, bathing the area […]

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Sports stars coming to London

3 Nov 2009 by Matthew Fransioli     
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The cream of the darts, netball and tennis worlds will head to the O2 arena over the coming months, giving London car hire users the perfect excuse for a sporting getaway. Sports fans will be spoilt for choice next year as some top events take place in the capital. On February 11th, Premier League Darts […]

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Green Day announce London gig

3 Nov 2009 by Matthew Fransioli     
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US pop punk megastars Green Day are set to play their first stadium gig in five years when they head to Wembley Stadium next June. Green Day have announced a huge outdoor show at Wembley Stadium. The US pop punkers will play at the venue on June 19th next year. Fans of the band may […]

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Bon Jovi set for London residency

2 Nov 2009 by Matthew Fransioli     
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Brits can relive hits like Livin’ On a Prayer and Wanted Dead or Alive next year when US stadium rockers Bon Jovi take up residency at the O2 arena in support of their latest album – The Circle. With more than two decades of hits to their name, Bon Jovi are one of the biggest […]

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