Embrace the changing seasons in London this month with a whole host of autumnal activities in the UK capital. There are plenty of new restaurant openings this October that are sure to keep the cold at bay and are the ideal way to fuel up before a day of exploring the city. Sticks ‘n’ Sushi will be opening its largest restaurant yet, conveniently located on the King’s Road, while street-food favourites will be keeping hungry customers satisfied, with new launches from eateries such as authentic Greek restaurant PittaBun in Soho. While October may seem a little early to get into the Christmas spirit, there are several places around London all too eager to celebrate the festive season. The Natural History Museum’s ice rink opens at the end of the month while John Lewis has opened its Christmas Shop, complete with a Quality Street personalisation station to pick your favourite chocolate treats. Whether you are looking for something do over the weekend or planning on sampling one of London’s best new restaurants, our guide will highlight all the best things to do in the city this October.