WIN 2,000 SHOPPING SPREE WITH PHIL SPENCER AT NEW HOMESENSE STORE HomeSense is a new homeware retailer that sells an eclectic mix of quality and branded homeware from around the world with savings of up to 60% every day. With an incredible 33,000 unique items in store, and stock that changes daily, you can create your home your way. For more information visit HomeSense in the Staples Corner Retail Park NW2 6LW will be opened by Phil Spencer at 10am on Thursday, 8 October, and the first 500 customers will receive a free gift worth 15. TO ENTER, ANSWER THE FOLLOWING QUESTION: HomeSense sells homeware with savings up to what every day? A) 20% B) 50% C) 60% For your chance to win 2,000 to be spent at HomeSense and for full terms and conditions, log on to, Alternatively text, LL A, LL B or LL C followed by your FIRST NAME and POSTCODE to 65400 i.e. LL B ALISON SW19 8UB (texts cost 50p, standard network charges apply). TERMS & CONDITIONS: One winner will have the chance to win a shopping spree with Phil Spencer, to the value of 2,000 for HomeSense. The winner will have to be available at 9am on Thursday 8 October 2009 at Staples Corner. The promotion closes at 11:59pm Tuesday 6 October 2009. Winners will be notified by 5pm on Wednesday 7 October 2009. The Editors decision is final. Usual London Lite Promotional Rules apply. The promoter is London Lite, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT. To celebrate the opening of its latest store in Staples Corner near Brent Cross, HomeSense is giving one lucky London Lite reader the opportunity to win 2,000 to spend in store, plus an hour shopping with TVs property expert Phil Spencer before the store opens. LONDON LITE PROMOTION FOR MORE INFORMATION VISIT WWW.METRO.CO.UK/LITE London Lite Monday, 5 October 2009 37 LISTINGS LISTINGS (020 7749 0600). Tube/Rail: Old Street. Tonight 8pm, 5 LOFTY HEIGHTS Folk-pop five-piece The Slaughtered Lamb Great Sutton Street, EC1 (020 7253 1516). Tube/ Rail: Farringdon. Tonight 7.45pm, 5 MONDAYS AT THE DISTILLERS ARMS A showcase of up-and-coming bands. The Distillers Arms Fulham Palace Road, W6 (020 8748 2834). Tube: Hammersmith/Barons Court. Tonight 7.30pm, free MONDAY MIX: NATHAN AND NICO The duo perform popular covers including hits by The Beatles, The Kinks and The Rolling Stones. Powers Kilburn High Road, NW6 (020 7372 4598). Tube: Kilburn. Tonight 8.30pm, free MOTT THE HOOPLE The All The Young Dudes hit-makers. HMV Apollo Queen Caroline Street, W6 (0844 844 4748). Tube: Hammersmith. Tonight 7.30pm, 20-75 OPEN MIC Open stage for aspiring performers. The Suite Chalcot Road, NW1 (07831 855355). Tonight 6pm, free CHASING PANDORA, JOEL SARAKULA, MATT HERBERT, RICHARD CAPENER, ROBIN SANGSTER The acoustic-folk duo from Malta perform songs from their Time EP. The Bedford, The Globe Theatre Bedford Hill, SW12 (07960 010209). Tube: Balham. Tonight 7.30pm, free HOLLY PENFIELD The London-based vocalist performs jazz-influenced pop. The Green Carnation Greek Street, W1 (020 7434 3323). Tube: Tottenham Court Road. Tonight 10pm, 10, free JOSHUA RADIN Los Angeles-based folk singer-songwriter. KOKO Camden High Street, NW1 (0870 432 5527). Tube: Mornington Crescent. Tonight 7pm, 12.50 GREASE Musical. Piccadilly Theatre Denman Street, W1 (0844 412 6666). Tube: Piccadilly Circus. Mon-Thu & Sat 7.30pm, Fri 5.30pm & 8.30pm, mats Sat 3pm, ends Sep 4, 15-55 HAIRSPRAY Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittmans musical. Shaftesbury Theatre Shaftesbury Avenue, WC2 (020 7379 5399). Tube: Holborn. Mon-Sat 7.30pm, mats Thu & Sat 3pm, ends Dec 21, 2010, 22.50-62.50, limited 25 front row stalls seats available in person from 10am on day of the performance JERSEY BOYS Musical. Prince Edward Theatre Old Compton Street, W1 (0844 482 5151). Tube: Leicester Square. Mon- Sat 7.30pm, mats Tue & Sat 2.30pm, ends Oct 24, 2010, 20-60 LA CAGE AUX FOLLES Harvey Fierstein and Jerry Hermans musical comedy. Playhouse Theatre Northumberland Avenue, WC2 (0870 060 6631). Tube/Rail: Charing Cross. Mon-Sat 7.30pm, mats Thu & Sat 2.30pm, ends Jan 9, 17.50-58.50 LIVERBIRDS.COM Carol Mahers comedy. Novas Contemporary Urban Centre Southwark Bridge Road, SE1 (020 7357 6469). Tube: Southwark. Mon- Sat 7.30pm, ends Oct 10, 12 MAMMA MIA! Musical comedy. Prince Of Wales Theatre Coventry Street, W1 (0870 850 0393). Tube: Leicester Square. Mon-Thu & Sat 7.30pm, Fri 5pm & 8.30pm, mats Sat 3pm, ends Mar 26, 2011, 19.50-58 LES MISERABLES Musical drama. Queens Theatre Shaftesbury Avenue, W1 (0844 482 5160). Tube: Piccadilly Circus. Mon-Sat 7.30pm, mats Wed & Sat 2.30pm, ends Feb 26, 2011, 15-59 THE MOUSETRAP Agatha Christies murder mystery. St Martins Theatre West Street, WC2 (020 7836 1443). Tube: Leicester Square. Mon-Sat 7.30pm, mats Tue 3pm, Sat 4pm, ends Apr 10, 13.50-36 MY REAL WAR 1914-? Comedy-drama telling the true story of a young soldier who is forced to grapple with the horrors of the First World War. Trafalgar Studios, Studio Two Whitehall, SW1 (0870 060 6632). Tube/Rail: Charing Cross. Mon-Sat 7.45pm, mats Thu & Sat 3pm, ends Oct 31, 22.50, concs 15, Mon/Thu mats 15 OLIVER! A musical adaptation of Charles Dickenss Oliver Twist. Theatre Royal, Drury Lane Catherine Street, WC2 (0844 412 2955). Tube: Covent Garden. Mon-Sat 7.30pm, mats Wed & Sat 2.30pm, ends Feb 26, 2011, 17.50-65 OTHELLO Shakespeares tragedy. Trafalgar Studios, Studio 1 Whitehall, SW1 (0870 060 6632). Tube/Rail: Charing Cross. Mon-Sat 7.30pm, mats Thu & Sat 2.30pm, ends Dec 12, 15-55 THE POWER OF YES David Hares topical comedy-drama. National Theatre: Lyttelton South Bank, SE1 (020 7452 3000). Tube/ Rail: Waterloo. Tonight 7.30pm, ends Jan 10, 10-35 THE RAT PACK LIVE FROM LAS VEGAS A musical tribute to the crooners. Adelphi Theatre Maiden Lane, WC2 (0870 895 5598). Tube/Rail: Charing Cross. Mon-Fri 7.30pm, Sat 8pm, mats Thu 3.30pm, Sat 4pm, ends Nov 21, 7.50-49.50 SISTER ACT Musical comedy. London Palladium Argyll Street, W1 (0844 412 2704). Tube: Oxford Circus. Mon-Sat 7.30pm, mats Wed & Sat 3pm, ends Dec 18, 2010, 17.50- 60, limited number of 25 front row stalls seats available in person from 10am on day of performance SPEAKING IN TONGUES Andrew Bovells thriller. The Duke Of Yorks St Martins Lane, WC2 (0870 060 6623). Tube: Leicester Square. Mon-Sat 7.30pm, mats Wed & Sat 2.30pm, ends Dec 12, 10-48.50 STOMP Steve McNicholas and Luke Cresswells show. Ambassadors Theatre West Street, WC2 (0844 811 2334). Tube: Leicester Square. Mon, Thu-Sat 8pm, Sun 6pm, mats Thu & Sat & Sun 3pm, ends Apr 4, 25-47.50 WAR HORSE Michael Morpurgos story. New London Theatre corner of Drury Lane and Parker Street, WC2 (0844 412 4654). Tube: Covent Garden. Mon, Wed-Sat 7.30pm, Tue 7pm, mats Thu & Sat 2.30pm, ends Feb 12, 15-49.50, child/concs 15-39.50 (Mon-Thu) THE WOMAN IN BLACK Susan Hills ghost story. Fortune Theatre Russell Street, WC2 (0870 060 6626). Tube: Covent Garden. Mon-Sat 8pm, mats Tue 3pm, Sat 4pm, ends Dec 21, 2010, 16.50-42.50 AS YOU LIKE IT Shakespeares comedy. Shakespeares Globe Theatre, Theatre New Globe Walk, SE1 (020 7401 9919). Tube/Rail: London Bridge. Tonight 7.30pm, ends Oct 10, 5-33 GIGS Rock & Pop AZALIA SNAIL, TS BROOKS, BEN DE LA COUR Psych-electro singer-songwriter from California. 12 Bar Club Denmark Place, WC2 (020 7240 2622). Tube: Tottenham Court Road. Tonight 7.30pm, 6 BAT FOR LASHES Natasha Khan performs alt folk-rock from her album Two Suns. Roundhouse Chalk Farm Road, NW1 (0844 482 8008). Tube: Chalk Farm. Tonight 7pm, 20 BINGO PUB NIGHT AT THE ROYAL VAUXHALL TAVERN Bingo with music from DJ Hey Baylen and DJ 50 Pence. Royal Vauxhall Tavern Kennington Lane, SE11 (020 7820 1222). Tube/ Rail: Vauxhall. Tonight 8.30pm, free, 1 per game DANIEL BRYER The young singer-songwriter plays acoustic pop. The Source Below Lower John Street, W1 (07956 818489). Tube: Piccadilly Circus. Tonight 8.40pm, 6, adv 5 EXPERIMENTAL MUSIC AND POETRY GIG Acoustic music and poetry open-mic session. Bar And Co Victoria Embankment, WC2 (020 7836 7594). Tube: Temple. Tonight 8pm, phone for prices F**K BUTTONS The experimental duo play songs from their album Tarot Sport. Rough Trade East Brick Lane, E1 (020 7792 3490). Tube: Aldgate East/Rail: Shoreditch. Tonight 7pm, free with wristband HALFMOON UNPLUGGED: HENRY BRILL, STOREY, OKA VANGA, HUXLEYS, AY DUCANE, NICHE, DAN KORN & REDVERS BAILEY Americana and alternative rock singer-guitarist. Half Moon Lower Richmond Road, SW15 (020 8780 9383). Tube: Putney Bridge. Tonight 8pm, 2.50 BLUES JAM An open stage for up-and- coming performers. Aint Nothin But Blues Bar Kingly Street, W1 (020 7287 0514). Tonight 9pm, free JAMES MCMURTRY & THE HEARTLESS B******S, OTIS GIBBS The Texan singer-songwriter and his group play folk-rock from his album Just Us Kids. The Borderline Orange Yard, Manette Street, W1 (0870 060 3777). Tube: Tottenham Court Road. Tonight 7pm, 15 KATHAARSYS, COMPLY OR DIE, FIGHT THE EMPIRE Spanish metal trio. Dublin Castle Parkway, NW1 (020 8806 2668). Tube: Camden Town. Tonight 8.30pm, 6, concs 4.50 KELLI ALI, CHINA SOUL Experimental indie-folk from the Birmingham singer-songwriter. The Macbeth Hoxton Street, N1 Bellowhead BRITISH folks best live band, right, are as fleet- fingered as a string of Dickensian pickpockets, with an unruly repertoire ranging from Kipling ballads to the Jacobean rocknroll of the shanty. 21 Oct, Shepherds Bush Empire, Shepherds Bush Green W12 (0870 771 2000), 7pm, 13.50-17.50. 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