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Health & Fitness

Health & Fitness

MUST DO: Parliament Hill Lido’s 80th birthday bash

Our second place to swim outdoors (yup, the Ponds are first) has a very big milestone bash this weekend

Health & Fitness

A beginner’s guide to…Parliament Hill Lido

Never jumped in? Here’s what you need to know

Health & Fitness

What Hampstead Heath looks like right now

The snow is deepening, and the wind is howling. This is as atmospheric as it gets

Health & Fitness

Inside Kentish Town’s secret yoga studio

Authentic crack-of-dawn yoga, practiced just as in Mysore, India, is now happening at Astanga Yoga Here

Health & Fitness

Could you cycle 100 miles in the Roundhouse?

No? Don’t worry: if you’re a real sadist, you can watch your mates do it from the balcony

Health & Fitness

MUST DO: Fashion sale, flowers and (socially-minded) fitness

Be quick to hit Parka London’s sample sale. Plus ethical blooms – and highly ethical exercise


Discover Camden’s hidden coffee shop & treatment rooms

Guy Gold explains why caffeine and his osteopathic practice work so well together at his delightful corner of Jamestown Road

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What on earth is laughter yoga all about?

We roadtest the global movement at the monthly get-together on Hampstead Heath

Health & Fitness

What happened when I tried Quantum Touch healing

Begining a new regular column, Suck it & See, in which we try out something very different in the neighbourhood

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