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Frieze Sculpture returns to Regent’s Park
Frieze Sculpture returns to Regent’s Park

Frieze Sculpture returns to Regent’s Park

The annual outdoor sculpture exhibition in Regent's Park is returning this year, and this year’s selection of works addresses themes including architecture, geopolitical power structures and environmental concern.

Sep
06
2021
The milkmaid statue by Regents Park
The milkmaid statue by Regents Park

The milkmaid statue by Regents Park

If you wander towards Regents Park from Camden you may come across a pile of old stones, and on top, a statue of a milkmaid.

Jan
13
2021
The year Little Chef opened a cafe in Regent’s Park
The year Little Chef opened a cafe in Regent’s Park

The year Little Chef opened a cafe in Regent’s Park

Little Chef, a famous chain of basic roadside cafes once had a restaurant in the middle of a Royal Park, about as far from the usual roadside cafes you could expect.

Dec
24
2020
London’s Alleys: Peto Place, NW1
London’s Alleys: Peto Place, NW1

London’s Alleys: Peto Place, NW1

This is a private looking cobbled* passage leading behind the grand frontages of the Regents Park buildings. The passage itself isn't that notable, posh, clean and functional, but the buildings though, they tell a story.

Dec
14
2020
Tickets Alert: Open air screenings of Jesus Christ Superstar
Tickets Alert: Open air screenings of Jesus Christ Superstar

Tickets Alert: Open air screenings of Jesus Christ Superstar

For the first time ever, performances at Regent’s Park's Open Air Theatre will be relayed live to up to 5,000 additional ticketholders via a giant screen on the outside lawn.

Aug
18
2020
Unbuilt London: The Waterloo monument
Unbuilt London: The Waterloo monument

Unbuilt London: The Waterloo monument

London is full of monuments to wars and battles, but one is conspicuous by it's absence, Waterloo - but there was a plan for a triumphal arch in central London.

May
13
2020
Unbuilt London: Covering Regents Park with housing
Unbuilt London: Covering Regents Park with housing

Unbuilt London: Covering Regents Park with housing

Although Regents Park is today a large open space surrounded by grand housing, it very nearly didn't even exist.

Apr
21
2020
Helicopters over Central London on Friday
Helicopters over Central London on Friday

Helicopters over Central London on Friday

Usual caveats, but there should be a formation of helicopters flying over Central London on Friday afternoon.

Nov
28
2019
US President’s helicopters flying over central London today (31st May)
US President’s helicopters flying over central London today (31st May)

US President’s helicopters flying over central London today (31st May)

Look to the skies, if you're in the right place, as eight helicopters are expected to fly in formation over central London at lunchtime.

May
31
2019
Giant “Ice House” discovered under the streets of Marylebone
Giant “Ice House” discovered under the streets of Marylebone

Giant “Ice House” discovered under the streets of Marylebone

A long-lost Ice House has been uncovered during building works under the Regent's Crescent in Marylebone.

Dec
28
2018
180th Anniversary of Regent’s Park’s Lost Railway Station
180th Anniversary of Regent’s Park’s Lost Railway Station

180th Anniversary of Regent’s Park’s Lost Railway Station

Buried underneath part of the Regent's Park lies one of London rail heritage's stranger stories, an entire railway terminus that once rivaled Euston station, but now is empty, abandoned, and largely forgotten.

Apr
01
2017
A museum devoted to eye surgery – open this month only
A museum devoted to eye surgery – open this month only

A museum devoted to eye surgery – open this month only

For the next few weeks, we mere mortals are being permitted to enter the hallowed halls of medical heritage as the Royal College of Ophthalmologists holds its first ever open days. More accurately, open hours – as the museum is

Aug
07
2012