Saturday, 31 May 2014

London Spy 31:05:14


London Spy: News & Links From The Week Gone By


Five Headlines


Five Stories


Five Minutes


FIVE TOES!



FOOT SPECIAL!


We spend a lot of time on our feet as London Walks guides. And at The Daily Constitutional we keep an eye on the foot news, too. Here are five weird and wonderful tales from the world of feet this week…


How To Get Sexy Feet! Time of India



Liposuction For Feet! The Daily Mail







Shoe Tips For Exercise – The Hindu




America: Bad Foot Nation – American News Report





Our Own Shoe-Penn'orth…


Three London Walks guides singing the praises of shoes… and one denouncing the flip flop!

Shoe tips for beachcombing from Dr Fiona


Isobel on Fit Flops.





Adam on Doctor Martens.




For more London Walks guides on shoes, click HERE.







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Friday, 30 May 2014

Are You Sure That's How To Spell Olympix?

Last November, to celebrate the 5th Birthday of The Daily Constitutional, our editor began a list of 101 things to love about London. This month we're adding the next 21…



42. The Natural Irreverence of the Place…


As illustrated by this picture from Summer 2012:





101 will return later in the year.




IN JUNE OUR NEW SERIES IS LET'S ALL GO DOWN THE STRAND – DAVID HAS BEEN ON THE LOOSE WITH HIS CAMERA AND PEN AND HAS COME BACK WITH 30 RARE ANGLES ON ONE OF LONDON'S BEST-KNOWN STREETS


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Friday is Rock'n'Roll London Day



On this Day in RocknRoll History

Topper Headon of The Clash was born in 1955. Here he is with his most un-Clash-like 1986 single Drumming Man





And heres our own RocknRoll London video



REMEMBER: THE ROCK’N’ROLL PUB WALK IS BACK!






THE ROCK’N’ROLL LONDON PUB WALK! EVERY WEDNESDAY NIGHT AT 7.00PM MEETING AT TOTTENHAM COURT ROAD STATION (EXIT 3).

Join the Rock’n'Roll London Walk on Friday at 2pm, meeting at Tottenham Court Road Station (Exit 3) – to book a Private Walk call 020 7642 3978 or email london@walks.com






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Thursday, 29 May 2014

The Great Grant

Last November, to celebrate the 5th Birthday of The Daily Constitutional, our editor began a list of 101 things to love about London. This month we're adding the next 21…






41. The Grant Museum of Zoology & Comparative Anotomy

Visit the rellies at this small but perfectly formed museum of comparative anatomy and zoology. We never miss an opportunity to sing the praises of The Grant on Gower Street.








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