LONDON LIFE

 

Airport Decision - How Heathrow Won and Gatwick Lost



BUSINESS, LONDON LIFE, TRAVEL October 25, 2016


The UK Government has announced its approval of a third runway at London's Heathrow Airport, in preference to expansion at Gatwick Airport. To many, this decision may come as a surprise. Expansion at Gatwick would ...

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UK Government gives go-ahead to third runway at Heathrow



BUSINESS, UK, LONDON LIFE, TRAVEL October 25, 2016


Heathrow congestion means a third runway is needed. Pic: Thinkstock. Peter Hulse 70 years ago London Airport opened for civil air traffic just after the Second World War. It expanded quickly and was renamed Heathrow in 1966 and b...

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Reality Bites



TECHNOLOGY, BUSINESS, ENTERTAINMENT, LONDON LIFE October 24, 2016


Pic: Will we all be wearing headsets next year?   This year was predicted to be the one in which virtual reality broke into the mainstream. But as we move towards the end of 2016, the evidence from the Virtual Reality and A...

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Black Holes Are Not As Black As They Seem



TECHNOLOGY, EDUCATION, LONDON LIFE October 21, 2016


Pic: Stephen Hawking - Imperial College More than 25,000 people applied for 700 tickets to a rare public lecture by Stephen Hawking at Imperial College in London this week and Sino's reporter was among those selected. The world&...

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Dining in the buff is back in London



LONDON LIFE, FOOD October 20, 2016


(Photo: Édouard Manet/Pixabay) Do you like enjoying a nice meal with no clothes on? Well, you are in for a treat as London's very own naked restaurant is back following a successful run in the spring.  Over 45,0...

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