• A STRESS-relief toy called the ‘fidget spinner’ has taken school playgrounds by storm in recent months, dominating the Amazon bestseller lists and attracting the ire of teachers across the UK. While much has been made of the fidget spinner’s mainstream popularity...

  • At City Matters we are always looking to find new ways to serve as the voice for the residents of the City of London. The Golden Lane Gazette is a new monthly column written by Billy Mann, who has lived in Basterfield House for more than 20...

  • THERE are certain connotations associated with veganism that start with lentils and end with all hemp everything. So it might be fair for those unfamiliar with the lifestyle to expect all of the above from The Pineapple Room, a vegan pop-up shop and...

  • Bars and restaurants in the City have always faced the same problem: how to fill those 48 hours between sun-up Saturday and sun-down Sunday, after 90% of their patronage have fled to the outer boroughs in a puff of #FridayFeeling and social cigarette smoke. They say...

  • London-based healthy ‘grab-and-go’ chain Abokado has joined the war on coffee cup waste, offering a 25p discount on their coffee for customers who bring their own reusable cup. The ‘Cupcycle’ campaign has been introduced in response to findings from coffee cup recycling scheme Simply Cups, which suggested fewer than one in...