The plans submitted for the Wellington Hotel in Covent Garden by the Goodfellas actor was approved by Westminster City Council.Read the full story ›
Hollywood Actor Robert De Niro is planning on a new 83-room luxury boutique hotel in Covent Garden.Read the full story ›
The Revenant swept the board with five awards including best film, best director and DiCaprio for best actor.Read the full story ›
A protest is due to be held outside tonight's BAFTAs against what is being described as a lack of diversity in the film industry.Read the full story ›
Members of the public snapped workers of JOS Scaffolding clambering above Covent Garden.Read the full story ›
Covent Garden market is breaking an 800-year-old cash traditionand accepting digital payment for the first time today.
Traders at Apple Marketwill be accepting everything from cards to PayPal payments.
Christmas comes to Covent Garden tonight with the switch on of the Christmas lights. The famous piazza will light up from 6pm with a performance by The London Community Gospel Choir. Covent Garden's 65ft Christmas tree was craned into position and decorated with over 50,000 lights.
Sir Paul McCartney surprised passers-by with an unannounced free gig in central London today - echoing his famous rooftop gig with The Beatles 44 years ago.
The star replaced the jugglers and living statues who often gather around St Paul's Church in Covent Garden to perform a selection of tracks from the back of a truck. He played songs from his new album in the 20 minute set including his current single New and tracks Queenie Eyes and Save Us.
Thousands of people gathered in the piazza and got a grandstand view from the balcony of the market building opposite.
Transport for London has a campaign to stop illegal limousine drivers in the capital.Read the full story ›