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Queen Elizabeth II Platinum Jubilee

The Queen is well known for her love of dogs, and corgis have become a recognised symbol of her 70-year reign. Her majesty has owned an estimated 30 corgis and […]

This Bright Land

Step inside the magical world of This Bright Land, transforming the Somerset House magnificent courtyard into a wonderland open to all, with joyful day-and-night performances, music, dance, talks, workshops and […]

The Cedar and The Sea

The Cedar and The Sea: A multi-sensory tour of Two Temple Place Thursday 8 September & Friday 9 September Join founder of AVM Curiosities’ Tasha Marks and Two Temple Place’s […]

Safety Training and Events

The BID has crime prevention and Counter Terrorism prevention training booked in until the end of the year. Sessions include ACT and SCaN training and On-street Security briefings. Here are […]

Launch of the Northbank BID Proposal 2023-28

On behalf of the Northbank Business Improvement District (BID), I’m delighted to invite you to the launch of our BID Proposal 2023-28 on the 1st November at The Savoy Hotel, […]

All-American Thanksgiving at Joe Allen

On Thursday, 24 November, Joe Allen’s will give thanks and celebrate with an impressive three-course Thanksgiving menu. Where better to celebrate than at Joe’s New-York inspired brasserie? The dedicated menu […]

Picture Perfect Christmas at The National Gallery

The National Gallery, one of London's best-loved cultural landmarks, announces its 'Picture perfect Christmas' show for the upcoming festive season. From 25 November 2022, The National Gallery and Boo Productions […]

Winter Courtyard Bar at St Martin in the Fields

Relax by a roaring fire, and enjoy Christmas cocktails, mulled wine & cider, hot chocolate, beers, and seasonal snacks in the cosy winter lodge. Open Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday […]

New Year’s Eve

The hugely popular London New Year's Eve fireworks are back with a bang this year post-pandemic inviting people to the embankment and surrounding areas to take in the spectacular show. […]

Wellbeing Event Series

This January, London HQ will be hosting a wellbeing series in partnership with The Wellbeing People.  Their unique transformational wellbeing programmes enable them to bring together a range of innovative […]

London HQ Network

Join us for the launch of The London HQ Network to meet and network with over 30 neighbouring partner venues including The Savoy, Corinthia, Conrad St James, Flight Club, Smith […]

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Valentine’s Day – London Love Affair

With February 14th right around the corner, we've put together a list of amazing activities and restaurants within the area for you to take into consideration.

The Score (You and I Both Know)

The Score (You and I Both Know), a new exhibition exploring the impact of war on populations living in the aftermath of conflict, opens 7 February at The Arcade in Bush House. […]

Lyceum Local

This February half-term The Lyceum is opening its doors to families, community organisations and local residents for their first LYCEUM LOCAL, a day of activities for all the family! From […]

Dr Bike pop-up event

At Dr Bike sessions experienced cyclists and mechanics check everything on your bike from wheels, brakes, gears and tire pressure to lights, racks, pedals, saddles and more. By the end, your bike will feel loved and cared for.

RSA House – Good for you and the planet

Healthy eating is important for all of us, and for our planet. On 22 February, The Coffee House in RSA House welcomes special guest, renowned nutritionist Amanda Ursell. Join us […]

International Women’s Day – Women in Leadership

To celebrate International Women’s Day, join us for an interactive virtual workshop with Susan Wright, on 9 March 12-1 pm. The workshop will include elements from Superstar Communicator™ and top […]

ST Clement Danes Church – Chamber Music Festival

Set in the beautiful surroundings of the Church of the Royal Air Force. RAF Music presents 10 intimate and varied performances across 5 days, sure to invigorate and inspire. Find […]

Westminster: Anti-Sexual Harassment Training

Learn how to identify issues surrounding sexual harassment and how you can implement a variety of safeguarding measures and vulnerability management strategies for women’s safety and sexual harassment. You will […]

May Makeover

JOIN THE MAY MAKEOVER We are looking for volunteers from our local community and businesses to take part in the 60-minute Makeover of Strand on Thursday 4th May, 2023  What […]

Walking Tour: King, Coronations & Caroleans

Join us to celebrate HM King Charles coronation with a walking tour hosted by Wide Eyed London. Starting at Charing Cross this gentle walk will lead you from statues to […]

King Charles III Coronation

People across the country and the Commonwealth are invited to celebrate the Coronation of His Majesty The King and Her Majesty The Queen Consort over a weekend of special events […]

Mental Health Awareness Week

The month of May highlights Mental Health Awareness Week. The Northbank will be hosting a colour & Chat event at Brigit's Bakery, to help and highlight this year's theme of […]

Summer at Somerset House

Somerset House presents a summer season of new perspectives and joyful shared experience, featuring exhibitions, installations, performances, talks, music and more. From a major showcase of design-led innovation from across […]

London Festival of Architecture Walking Tour

The major new public space at the Strand Aldwych aims to bring the inside out – celebrating the wealth of culture and education in the area, whilst providing a new […]

Temple Roof Garden

The Artist’s Garden has transformed a 1400sqm hidden and neglected roof terrace above Temple tube station into a place for the public to experience large-scale life-affirming artistic interventions by women […]

Temple Bar London Talks – Biodiversity in Urban Areas

Pollinators’ Talk Worshipful Company of Architects The importance of ‘green’ within the urban environment has become ever more important to the creation and refurbishment of physical spaces in our cities. […]

Inside Out – Summer on the Square

Supported by and part of Westminster City Council’s Inside Out Programme Summer on the Square returns to the National Gallery for 2023, working with a variety of artists and creative […]

Inside Out – Union Dance

Hosted by Union Dance Trust ltd A celebratory dance even, giving a voice to a collective of young emerging Westminster musicians, collaborating with professional young dancers, creating a moving and […]

Challenge London

The London Triathlon is returning but with a few new changes! The event has teamed up with Challenge Family and will now be known as Challenge London, helping to raise […]


Hosted by Shobana Jeyasingh Dance A group of 22 powerful women dance a duet with the iconic fountains of Somerset House in Counterpoint, created by Shobana Jeyasingh Dance and inspired […]

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Summer at Strand Aldwych

Join us from 23 – 26 August to celebrate Summer at Strand Aldwych, with free engaging 30-minute workshops, to channel your creative side. Attend with colleagues, friends and family and […]

Northbank BID AGM

Northbank BID's Annual General Meeting is to be held on the 15th September 2020

Winter Immunity Workshop

To mark World Mental Health Day, on 10 October, we are hosting an online Winter Immunity Workshop with The Wellbeing People, to help you discover seasonal habits that boost immunity […]

Trafalgar Square Christmas Market

A new Christmas Market will open on the North Terrace of  the world famous Trafalgar Square on Friday 8th November.

Winter Sensory Garden

A pop-up garden to stimulate your senses. The Northbank BID is collaborating with St Martin-in-the-Fields to bring a sensory ‘Secret Winter Garden’ to the Strand. Prepare your senses for the […]

Online Advent Calendar

To help you countdown to Christmas, the London Heritage Quarter will host an online Christmas Advent Calendar from 1-25 December. Each day, until 24 December, there will be one or […]

St Mary Le Strand Carol Service

The St Mary Le Strand Parish Carol Service will take place on Wednesday 6th December at 6pm at St Mary le Strand Church. It will be accompanied by their student […]

Festive Colour by Numbers

The London Heritage Quarter is bringing an eye-catching festive mural wall to Charing Cross Station. Passers-by will be invited to pick up a pen and colour in sections numbered in […]

The Glowbot Garden

Glowbot Garden is an opportunity for people to meet a host of inflatable, pneumatically controlled creatures, many of which are taller than double-decker buses, in the largest presentation to date […]

London celebrates the Chinese New Year

Celebrate Chinese New Year on The Northbank this January. With the biggest celebrations outside of Asia, it's not an occasion to miss. 

After Dark – Night-time Economy Event

London Heritage Quarter are hosting ‘After Dark’ an event for our night time economy venues on Tuesday 27 February. We will be launching our evening and night-time business survey findings […]

Wellness Day

To celebrate International Women’s Day, London Heritage Quarter are hosting a wellness morning in collaboration with Dr. Apul Parikh. The event will take place at The RSA (Royal Society of […]

Cracking Community Eggs

London Heritage Quarter is bringing six giant Easter eggs to Eccleston Yards as part of a local community competition. Four local schools and youth clubs have designed the eggs, which […]

London Landmarks Half Marathon

The London Landmarks Half Marathon is a closed road, central London run and is the only half marathon to go through both the City of London and City of Westminster. […]

Latest News

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Celebrating Migration and Biodiversity

It’s World Migratory Bird Day and International Day for Biological Diversity this month. In this blog post, we take a closer look at each. 11 May: World Migratory Bird Day The methods birds use to migrate are almost unbelievable and...

The Future of London Heritage Quarter - Trends up to 2040

London Heritage Quarter have partnered with Arup to assess key trends and developmentsimpacting the area, up to 2040, and to produce recommendations for action. Work and skills in 2040 The number of jobs in Westminster will grow, but not as...

Mayor confirms landmark off-peak Fridays trial to start on 8 March and makes call to Londoners: #LetsDoFridays

Pay as you go with contactless and Oyster fares on Tube and rail across London and the Southeast will be off-peak all day on Fridays from 8 March until 31 May 2024, in an initiative that will be closely watched...