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WIN a bundle of prizes by entering the #LondonBridgeXmas comp

Published on 15th December 2020

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Have you entered the #LondonBridgeXmas photography competition yet? Get into the Christmas spirit and be in with a chance of winning a bundle of amazing prizes from London Bridge businesses. To enter Whether it’s a throwback from the archives or a current shot, we’re looking for a capture of festive joy to spread some Christmas cheer in these uncertain times. Post your photos to Instagram and tag @atlondonbridge and #LondonBridgeXmas before 03.01.2021. The prize bundle £100 to spend at Gunpowder Tower Bridge A bottle of prosecco to pop at Prosecco House 2 tickets to visit The View from The Shard Rosa’s Thai @ Home Kit The winner will be announced 5th January 2021! We can’t wait to see your photos!

A Christmas Carol at the Bridge Theatre

Published on 09th December 2020

A Christmas Carol didn’t just invent Christmas as we know it. It’s also scary, joyful, spooky, hilarious, furious, beautiful, and a triumphant declaration that even the hardest heart can melt. Three outstanding actors – Simon Russell Beale, Patsy Ferran and Eben Figueiredo – come together to tell the story and play all the parts. Find out more/book tickets Photo by Manuel Harlan

Arthur’s Christmas at Tower Bridge

Published on 05th December 2020

Venture back in time with this fun family interactive experience at Tower Bridge. Arthur, one of the Bridge’s engineer must work over Christmas. This year his friends Duffer the chef and Alice the engineer are inviting families to surprise Arthur with some festive cheer! Learn about the Bridge, solve clues to help find gifts to give to Arthur and then visit him in the Engine Rooms to wish him a happy Christmas.  You’ll begin their journey in the North Tower, journeying up into the Glass Walkways, and ending in the historic Victorian Engine Rooms. Find out more

Christmas at Borough Market

Published on 01st December 2020

Celebrate Christmas with the traders, chefs and food experts from London’s oldest Market  Borough Market is open seven days a week up until Christmas Eve, providing exceptional produce from local traders. You can also check out the market’s brand new Festive Kitchen for virtual live cook-alongs, recipes to inspire your Christmas table and more from the likes of Anna Jones, Gizzi Erskine, Romy Gill and Calum Franklin. If you live in London, for three of the cookalongs you’ll be able to treat yourself by having a full recipe kit delivered direct from the Market, ready for you to join in with the fun. Find out more

Après-Ski Afternoon Tea at Shangri-La London

TiNG Restaurant’s delicious festive afternoon tea is the perfect way for guests to indulge while enjoying views of London that stretch for miles. Freshly-made sandwiches and baked scones are served alongside delicate Après-Ski themed treats, including The Black Forest chocolate sponge cake and The Snowball coconut mousse. Priced from £59, and £69 with a glass of Veuve Clicquot Yellow Label Brut. Contact the restaurant on +44 (0) 20 7234 8000 or SpecialEvents.slln@shangri-la.com for bookings, further details and terms and conditions. Find out more

THE WOLF, THE DUCK AND THE MOUSE

Published on 30th October 2019

Join the Unicorn Theatre this Christmas for the stage adaptation of Mac Barnett and Jon Klassen’s brilliantly subversive picture book which finds joy and friendship in the darkest and most unusual of places. One day Mouse is gobbled up by a wolf. ‘Oh woe’ says Mouse, who fears this must be the end. But then we discover Duck, who was, until Mouse arrived, taking a nap. As it turns out, it’s pretty nice living inside the belly of the beast with a new friend. There’s delicious food, dancing and – better still – no more fear of being eaten! Meanwhile, outside in the forest, things aren’t quite as rosy for Wolf who is being stalked by a hunter. Realising their fates are intertwined, Duck and Mouse hatch a winning plan… Book tickets

Christmas by the River

Published on 14th November 2018

This December, a mystical light will sparkle through London as Christmas by the River returns to illuminate London Bridge City into the Capital’s most scenic Christmas market under the stars. Let the stars lead you over the Thames to a magical riverside retreat. Nestled between the Pier and Tower Bridge, frosted cabins bask in the beauty of the Northern Lights, enticing you to stay a while, toast the season and shelter from the cold. Throughout December, Christmas by the River will host a series of free workshops from food and drink tastings to glittery arts and crafts and storytelling, attendees will be able to participate in a range of events to ensure they’re fully prepared for the festive season. Workshops 29 November at 6pm: Will Seaward – Grown up story telling 30 November at 6pm: Astrology Introduction 4 December at 1pm: That’s a Wrap 5 December at 12pm & 1pm: Wreath Making 5 December at 7pm: Jengal all the Way Speed dating 12 Deccember at 12 & 1pm: Christmas Table Decorations 14 December at 1pm: Jumper for Joy Find out more. Sunday – Wednesday: 11:00 – 19:00 Thursday – Saturday: 11:00 – 21:00 Christmas Eve: 11:00 – 17:00 Christmas Day: Closed New Year’s Eve: 11:00 – 20:00 2nd January: 11:00 – 17:00

9 Unique Venues for your Christmas Party

Published on 29th October 2018

‘Tis almost the season! Whatever you’re looking for in your Christmas outing this year, we’ve searched out a shortlist of fabulous London Bridge venues to suit all sizes, tastes and budgets.   1. Santo Remedio For those who want to add a bit of spice to their celebrations, Santo Remedio have created a Mexican-inspired menu to share some of the country’s most iconic and festive dishes. The family-style sharing dining experience will be accompanied by music, cocktails and the best of Mexican hospitality. From £38 – £50pp. 2. The Coal Shed Perfectly placed just a stones-throw from London’s iconic Tower Bridge, The Coal Shed offer a number of celebration packages. Opt for the Festive Tasting Menu for a seasonal three-course meal, or an indulgent Festive Feasting Menu of 7 dishes, including Fire Roasted Market Fish, Coal Roasted Pork Belly, and Black Angus Prime Rib with a selection of delicious sides. From £45- £65 pp. 3. The Draft House Tower Bridge The Draft House Tower Bridge team can help you plan the perfect party to suit your needs, whether it’s for a full on festive bash, a meal with pals, or just a few celebratory drinks. They offer a Festive Finger Food Menu and a full Christmas Feast. From £15-£30 pp.  4. The Underdog Gallery For those looking for a proper knees-up, look no further than the Underdog Gallery’s Santa’s Grotto. Set in a railway arch on Crucifix Lane, party guests will find food sleighs, beer pong, the 12 Gins of Christmas and a Jagermeister Christmas tree. Contact for more information.  5. Bermondsey Bar & Kitchen Whether you’re looking for a traditional sit-down lunch/dinner, a festive drinks party area or an exclusive Christmas party venue hire, Bermondsey Bar & Kitchen have it covered in style. Their exposed brick interior will be transformed into a glittering paradise, and a tented yard bar and cosy ski lodge will transport you to the Alps. Contact for more information.  6. Londrino World-renowned Chef Leandro Carreira’s sharing menu is guaranteed to make your Christmas celebration one to remember. Ideal for the non-traditionalist, there’s no turkey in sight – instead Bisaro Presa takes centre stage alongside Portuguese-inspired dishes like hispi cabbage and black garlic biscuit. £48pp. 7. Gunpowder Tower Bridge  Home-style Indian restaurant Gunpowder offers three festive feasting options featuring stuffed game birds, whole grilled fish and root vegetable pies with an Indian twist. If something isn’t on the menu that you were hoping for – they are also happy to discuss bespoke requests. Guests can make table bookings or hire out the entire upstairs space. Contact ria@gunpowderlondon.com to discuss requirements. From £30- £50 pp. 8. Oblix West Enjoy stunning views of London’s skyline as you dine on Oblix West’s indulgent take on the traditional Christmas lunch. Mains include stuffed turkey breast, truffled lentils & chanterelles and Organic pork chop, bacon relish & rosemary oil. £50pp. 9. Hiver Beers Hivequarters The Hiver Beers Taproom and Hivequarters is tucked away in a railway arch on Stanworth Street and comes equipped with a fully licensed bar serving award-winning craft Honey beer on tap. Their friendly and knowledgeable bar staff will be on-hand to look after your event and to help everyone get into the festive spirit. Check out their rate card here/ contact info@hiverbeers.com/ 0203 1989 972 for more info. Check out more bars and restaurants in London Bridge >>