Phaidon book launch event @ The Photographers’ Gallery / Saturday 27th September 2014


Doors: 18:30-20:00

@ The Photographers’ Gallery, 16-18 Ramillies St, London W1F 7LW

Tickets: £7 book online

To mark the publication of Phaidon’s beautiful new design title, Shooting Space: Architecture in Contemporary Photography, join author Elias Redstone in a conversation with distinguished photographers Bas Princen and Richard Wentworth, whose work is featured in this exciting collection of work.

Win two tickets by emailing us with the name of your favourite building in London by the end of today (midnight Thursday 25th September). Email winners will be chosen by Friday 26th September.

Elias Redstone
Co-curator of the upcoming Barbican exhibition Constructing Worlds: Photography and Architecture in the Modern Age.

Bas Princen
Artist and photographer living and working in Rotterdam. His work focuses on the transformations of the urban landscape, researching possible future scenarios and outcomes using photography.

Richard Wentworth
Artist, played a leading role in New British Sculpture since the end of the 1970s. Wentworth photographs the everyday, paying attention to objects and involuntary geometries, as well as uncanny situations that often go unnoticed.

Win a meal for two and a cookbook with Death By Burrito @ Death By Burrito @ The Hoxton Square Bar & Kitchen

Death By Burrito at Hoxton Square LogoTIME AND PLACE:

Mo-Fr 12-15 and 17:00-22:00
Sat-Sun 12:00-22:00

@ Death By Burrito, 2-4 Hoxton Square, London N1 6NU

Mexican street food institution recently celebrated the opening of its new permanent residence at Hoxton Square.

The menu mixes popular classics and dishes from ‘Death By Burrito – The Cookbook’.

The tequila only cocktail menu was curated by award winning, Ryan Chetiyawardana (Mr Lyan).

Win a meal for two and a copy of The Cookbook. To enter, email us with your full name and who you will take with you. Entries close at midnight 23/07/14


Win a bottle of Jacob’s Creek limited edition Wimbledon Classic Chardonnay or Shiraz

To celebrate being the Official Wine of Wimbledon, Jacob’s Creek has launched two limited edition Wimbledon bottles (Classic Chardonnay and Shiraz).

Win a bottle of Classic Chardonnay or Shiraz.

To enter email and tell us who you will be sharing your bottle with.

Terms and conditions:
– Competition open until 30/06/14
– You must be over 18 years old
– The prize is not refundable, transferable and no cash alternative will be provided

Jacob’s Creek is giving you the chance to win Wimbledon tickets by sending them videos of you playing #tennisfreestyle to find out more visit their Facebook page

Win a pair of tickets for Up at The O2


Open: day and evenings

@ The O2, Peninsula Square, London SE10 0DX

Tickets: from £26 book online

Dare to experience something new this Easter break with an invigorating trip up one of London’s most iconic landmarks. Up at The O2 is a day out with a difference and offers adventurous spirits an unforgettable and exhilarating 90-minute climb. The unique journey to the peak of the world-renowned entertainment venue rewards visitors with spectacular 360 degree panoramic views across the capital, where climbers can take in the sights of all the famous landmarks London has to offer including the city, the Gherkin and the River Thames.

Win a pair of tickets for anytime this summer. To enter email and tell us what landmark you want to see from the top of The O2. Please include your name and phone number and check requirements below. Winners will be selected 30/04/14 good luck!

– Min age 10 years old
– Min height 1.2m
– Not weigh more than 21 stone/130kg/286lbs
– Max waist measurement 125cm
– Max upper thigh measurement 75cm
– At least one adult climber for every two climbers aged under 18

Apples & Pears x Baba Gs @ Apples & Pears / from Thursday 10th April 2014

Baba Gs logo Apples and Pears logoTIME AND PLACE:

Tue-Thu 17:00-midnight
Fri-Sat 17:00-01:00
Sun 17:00-midnight

@ Apples & Pears, 26 Osborn Street, London E1 6TD (the Aldgate East end of Brick Lane)

Baba G’s is starting a residency at Apples & Pears on Brick Lane. Their popular spicy burgers, with a custom made apple and pear chutney, will be available Thursday to Saturday evenings. Their delicious range will include fish and vegetable options and bespoke apples and pears cocktails.

Win two meals and cocktails by choosing a brilliant name for their new cocktail created especially for the event. It contains Pink Pigeon Rum, yogurt, passion fruit, homemade garam masala syrup, cardamom bitters, orange bitters and salt. To win enter your idea at the bar or through Twitter including the hashtag #eattweetbogof

Festival of Imagination @ Selfridges / from Monday 17th January

Festival of Imagination at SelfridgesTIME AND PLACE:

Doors: various

@ Selfridges & Co, 400 Oxford Street, London W1A 1AB

Most events are free

One of the best department stores in London, Selfridges, has put together events to celebrate creativity, future-gazing, concepts and innovative products.

There’s also a competition. Selfridges are looking for ideas that will change the future of retail and promises a big prize, enter here.

BT Messages @ #TweetsOnTheTower / from Wednesday 18th until Saturday 21st December 2013


From: messages will be displayed from 16:00-22:00 between 19th-21st December. Submit your message now!

@ BT Tower

Over the next three days BT are running an exclusive Christmas competition. Submit your personal Christmas messages with Twitter using the #TweetsOnTheTower hashtag to light up London with your message shining brightly from the BT Tower.

Submit your messages by tweeting @BT_UK with the #TweetsOnTheTower hashtag on the 19th, 20th or 21st. Tweets should be around 90 characters long and the best in terms of humour, charm or festive cheer will be displayed.

If you’re one of the lucky people to have their tweets displayed you will receive a Vine featuring the tweet on the Tower!

Win Tickets! Pop Up Ping Pong: Christmas Elf Factory @ Netil House / Saturday 21st December 2013


Doors: 18:30-00:30

@ Netil House, 1 Westgate Street, Hackney, London E8 3RL

Tickets: £8 book online

We’re giving away two pairs of tickets which include free entry and a drink. To enter all you have to do is email and tell us who you’re going to take – don’t take this literally, the funnier the better!

We’re taking entries until Thursday 19th midnight.

Pop Up Ping Pong’s secret Elf Factory takes place in Hackney for one last round of festivities on the Saturday before Christmas.

No one throws a ping pong party like the ping pong party kings. If you’ve missed Pop Up Ping Pong so far, catch them for one last time in 2013 as they throw a Christmas special at The Elf Factory; long considered mere children’s fiction, but in fact top-secret adult reality.

Cheap bar to be stocked with winter warmers such as mulled wine and the usual beers at just £3 a bottle. To quell your hunger, street food maestros #BRGR are creating a delectable Christmas twist on their classic mini cheeseburgers with melted brie, cranberry sauce and a limited special edition turkey slider. Also, cronuts or crack pie, two of London and New York’s most sought-after sweets available in one place for one night only.

Cirque Éloize @ Sadler’s Wells: Peacock Theatre / from 1st – 19th October 2013


Tue – Sun 19:30
Sat and Sun 14:30

@ Peacock Theatre, Portugal Street, London WC2A 2HT

Tickets: from £15 book online

Cirque Éloize, the leading international contemporary circus company, is
coming to London with iD a dazzling new production which blends circus arts
and urban dance including b-boying, breakdance and hip hop.

Win two tickets! Simply email us and tell us what you would do in a circus performance. Email by the end of 29th September, the most fun idea will win.

Tickets are for Sunday 6th October at 19:30

Win two tickets to: Cutty Cargo @ Ely’s Yard / Thursday 12th September 2013


Doors: 19:30 till late

@ Ely’s Yard, Brick Lane, London E1 6QL

Free entry (email to attend, see below)

Cutty Cargo is touring the world’s major cities including London, New York and Tokyo, to discover the best homegrown creative cultures and talents.

To win two tickets simply email us and tell us who the most exciting person on the line up is! Email by the end of Monday 9th with your name and phone number.

First stop is London where the hottest talent from across the city will be brought together in one place for one night, inside a giant reproduction of a wooden cargo crate, used to smuggle Cutty Sark whisky into America 90 years ago.

Singing sensation Jessie Ware will join London’s finest from across food, art, design and photography as part of an evening designed to inspire people to discover more.

Jessie Ware (musician)
Duke Dumont (DJ)
Miss Polly Rae (burlesque)
Tom Oxley (photography)
Meat Liquor (food)
69 Colebrooke Row (cocktails)
Flat-e (installation)