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we saw this

The Foo Fighters Pub Will Melt Your Ice-Cold Heart

I went to the merch-filled London boozer and their fans are just so nice, dammit.
Niloufar Haidari
9.19.17
christmas

This Is the Mariah Carey of Mulled Wine

London sommelier Frederic Marti’s mulled wine is decadent to the point of being OTT and galaxies away from the tepid plonk served at Winter Wonderland funfairs.
Laura Martin
12.6.16
London

Inside the London Deli Bringing Italian Truffles to the Masses

"My father would have shaved truffles on his pasta once a week," says Stefano Dellutri, co-owner of The Green Truffle deli in Bethnal Green. "Here, it’s seen as some sort of luxury. I think it’s bullshit.
Josh Barrie
7.10.16
coffee

This Cafe Is Employing Homeless People as Baristas

London’s Second Shot coffee shop is tackling the capital’s homeless problem by providing rough sleepers with hospitality training. “We wanted to change the way people view homelessness,” says founder Julius Ibrahim.
Daisy Meager
5.25.16
Stuff

It Costs $800 a Month to Live in a Box Inside a London Apartment

This rental opportunity is in the most scenic corner of the living room.
Joel Golby
9.2.15
Europe

Unexploded WWII Bomb Discovery Prompts Evacuation in East London

Up to one in 10 bombs dropped on the UK by Germany during World War 2 never exploded, due to manufacturing faults or sabotage by prisoners of war. It's thought thousands still litter the island.
Miriam Wells
8.11.15
The VICE Guide to Right Now

An Undetonated WWII Bomb Was Found in London

The Luftwaffe's 100-year goal of destroying the East End finally seems to be over.
Carlton Férment
8.10.15