17.mai 2019 in London

The Norwegian National Day 17th of may is fast approaching. Here is what is happening in London. If you know of a UK event, please share by leaving a comment below. Hipp Hipp Hurra for 17.mai! The Norwegian Seaman's Church in London will be having a all day celebration starting with a celebration mass at 11am, followed by coffee and waffles in the beautiful St. Olav’s Square outside the church...

17th of Mai in London – Celebrate Norway’s National Day!

The Norwegian National Day is celebrated every year in Southwark Park in London with thousands of Norwegian gathering to walk in the parade, eat hot dogs and sing the national anthem together. Many will bring a picnic and the children can play all day. One of the most important days in the Norwegian calendar is the 17th of May, Norway's Constitution Day. In London we have a 17th of May Committee...

Nordic Matters Festival at London’s Southbank Centre January 2017

The festival Nordic Matters is launching on Saturday 14 January in the Southbank Centre in London, with an opening weekend of fika and fun for all the family, inviting everyone to immerse themselves in Nordic culture, music, storytelling, workshops and a marvellous cinnamon bun bake-off! Southbank Centre has announced the first details of Nordic Matters, a year long exploration of Nordic arts...

Scandinavian Christmas Markets in London 2016

The Advent season and countdown to Christmas starts this weekend, with snow on its way according to the weather forecast as well as the Scandinavian Christmas Markets happening all over London. The Scandinavian Christmas Markets in London is an opportunity to secure essential Christmas treats and gifts as well as getting into the spirit of Christmas. There are three wonderful Scandinavian...

The best outdoor ice skating rinks in London for Christmas 2016

We think the capital's outdoor ice rinks offer the most magical setting for any outdoor activity during the darkest months of the year. There's no better way to get into the spirit of Christmas than to get your skates on and enjoy a fun day out with family and friends. The first ice rinks in London open today! Booking are already open with tickets for sale. Here's the list of London's best ice...

The Barbican London – a hidden gem for families and children

Whether you are trying to keep the kids busy for a low cost rainy afternoon, or planning something for a special treat, there’s something to satisfy every member of the family at the Barbican Centre in London. Nestled in-between tall concrete buildings in the heart of the financial district City of London, the Barbican is Europe's largest multi-arts and conference venue presenting a diverse...