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Month: November 2016

Night at the museum

We learnt recently that Dippy (the diplodocus dinosaur) at the Natural History Museum (NHM), which is one of the main attractions of the museum, will no longer be at the museum from early 2017. It will go on a tour. Not a worldwide one but a UK one and until 2020. Since one of us had never…

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Twinings – the oldest shop-museum in London

If you want to understand the love story between London (and even the UK) and tea then head to the Twinings shop-museum on the Strand (it’s opposite the Royal Courts of Justice). It’s the oldest shop-museum in London. And if you love tea, this is a place you’ve got to visit! Try something new The shop…

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Bonfire night Quiz

On November the 5th, like every year since 1605, Britain will celebrate Bonfire to mark the anniversary of Guy Fawkes’ arrest (following his attempt to blow up the Houses of Parliament). Many of us celebrate Bonfire with fireworks and… bonfires but how much do you know about the plot that led to this yearly event? We…

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