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... from theatre to sport ...

London is unique in its extraordinary variety of entertainment, both at the theatre and in sport. In the West End there is an infinity of theatrical productions from the classic plays of Harold Pinter or Noel Coward to great musicals...
it is not a coincidence that great names of world cinema feel privileged  to do a season in the  West End.

The Royal Opera House at Covent Garden and the  London Coliseum offer opera and ballet, classical music is at the National Theatre on the South Bank, at the Barbican, the Royal Albert Hall. Wembley Arena and O2 present the great names of pop and rock music ... London has something for everyone ...


In London there is an enormous choice of musicals from Queen with 'We Will Rock You'  to  Abba with 'Mamma Mia', to Shrek, The Lion King and Chicago.

The innumerable theatres of the West End are certain to satisfy tastes of all ages: check on the right our top musicals at the moment and click for further information ...



From Noel Coward and Agatha Christie to Harold Pinter and Neil Simon, you can see classic plays on the London stage every evening, often featuring the great names of international cinema like Kevin Spacey, Gwyneth Paltrow, Danny De Vito ...  



Shows e opera

Shakespeare at the Globe on the South Bank, great shows at the Palladium, Gershwin at the  London Coliseum and naturally the  Royal Opera House at Covent Garden make London the world theatre capital. Choose one of our top  shows on the right and click for further information.








SPORT ... English Premier League

London is also a favourite destination for football fans with 5 or 6 London teams regularly competing in the Premier League and several other teams playing in the lower divisions... every Saturday and Sunday during the season you can watch a match, be it in Arsenal's avant-garde Emirates Stadium. the more traditional Selhurst Park, home of Crystal Palace or trendy Stamford Bridge where Chelsea play home matches, a short distance from London's west end.
The national stadium at  Wembley is another example of modern art - this season Spurs play their home games her while their new stadium nears completion. Most of the stadiums can be visited so click on the site of the club for more information.


Premier League


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Latest news:

A third of the way into the season and Arsenal are probably in their expected position, sitting just behind the leading pack, unpredictable as ever, capable of matching the best then conceding points to more lowly opposition: 6 out of 10 so far ..

Next match:                                                            Huddersfield-Arsenal .. the home side are now safe having exceeded their early expectations, Arsenal playing out the season hoping for a good farewell for Wenger, otherwise not much to play for here ..     Forecast: 1-2



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Chelsea's position one third of the way in is where you expected, up their with the leaders although they may have hoped for a slip up from Manchester City but so far the current leaders are giving nothing away .. 8 out of 10 at this point ..



Next match:

Newcastle-Chelsea ..  with a faint chance of overhauling Liverpool  Chelsea may try to finish in style though you would not have thought so midweek ... while the home side have nothing to play for ...       Forecast: 1-1

Crystal Palace

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Latest news:

A third of the way in sees Crystal Palace occupying bottom position in the league and desperate for new manager Hodgson to turn things around .. since his appointment they apeear to be making a fight of it but it's going to be a long, hard winter .. 2 out of 10 right now .. 






Next match:

Crystal Palace-West Brom ..   Hodgson has done it again and given Palace  a very respectable mid-table position and against a West Brom side with just pride to play for we reckon they will finish with a flourish ..            Forecast: 2-1





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Latest news:

Tottenham have now established themselves among the élite near the top of the Premier League and possible title pretenders should the top teams falter. They continue to live up to their high expectations and will be there or thereabouts come season's end .. 8 out of 10 .

Next match:

Tottenham-Leicester City .. Spurs have more or less matched last season's impressive position guaranteeing another Champions league place ... the visitors have finished top half so everyone's happy here ..                          Forecast: 2-1  



West Ham

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Latest news:

West Ham are certainly not where they expected to be one third of the way in and will be looking at David Moyes to save them. Whether he has the nous to get them out of their predicament only time will tell but they too face a long, hard winter .. 3 points out of 10 ..


Next match:

West Ham-Everton ..  David Moyes has matched his Palace counterpart ensuring West Ham are safe for another year as his old team visit his new one for the for the final curtain ... not much to play for here either ..                        Forecast: 1-1 






Twickenham in west London is  the home of English rugby and rugby fans can also see a club match at the stadiums of  Harlequins, Wasps and other big teams at club level during the winter season.

In June London hosts one of the great tournaments of world tennis, the Wimbledon championships in south-west London,  when the great names of world tennis converge on the capital.

During the summer the more curious might like to try to understand the rules of cricket – the professionals play at Lords in north London or at the 'Oval in the south or alternatively pass a Sunday afternoon watching a local match in one of London's parks ...


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