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The best way to keep up to date with all the exciting developments in and around the EDF Energy London Eye is with our news and events pages. You’ll find out about all the latest news, press and events and how to access further information for filming and photography requests, as well as essential contact details for our press office.
32 Londoners celebrated at the EDF Energy London Eye

32 Londoners celebrated at the EDF Energy London Eye

Ask any Londoner and they will say that London is the greatest city in the world. So to celebrate this, on Thursday 1st May, the EDF Energy London Eye will host talks in every one of its 32 capsules featuring some of the extraordinary characters who have helped shape London’s diverse and interesting history.

Discover your fun side this Easter at the EDF Energy London Eye

Discover your fun side this Easter at the EDF Energy London Eye

The EDF Energy London Eye is pulling out all the stops for families and urbanites this Easter with a bundle of experiences on offer to tickle everyone’s tastes.

10000 Children Around The World Get A Magical Day Out They Will Remember Forever

10000 Children Around The World Get A Magical Day Out They Will Remember Forever

Merlin's Magic Wand is a very special company charity which provides great days out for seriously ill, disabled or disadvantaged children at Merlin Entertainments attractions around the world - including Madame Tussauds London, The EDF Energy London Eye, The SEA LIFE London Aquarium and The London Dungeon. And as part of a special celebration to mark the opening of Merlin's 100th attraction worldwide, these London venues are inviting some deserving children to visit for free on Tuesday 11th March.

Help for Heroes

Help for Heroes

Help for Heroes Patrons Lorraine Kelly and Ross Kemp today led the launch of Hero Ride 2014, encouraging the great British public to sign up to take part in the biggest cycling event in support of our wounded heroes the country has ever seen.

Chinese New Year at the EDF Energy London Eye

Chinese New Year at the EDF Energy London Eye

London will mark the arrival of the Chinese New Year at its world-famous landmarks: the EDF Energy London Eye will be transformed into a glowing ring of vibrant red colour; Trafalgar Square will host a spectacular stage show; Chinatown will be bustling with Lion Dances; Charing Cross Road will hold a Parade led by the Lucky Money God; Leicester Square will host a number of festive fun stalls, whilst Madame Tussauds will present a special collection of Chinese celebrities for the duration of the festivities. There will be also a season of Chinese films at the British Film Institute.

Lift London Returns for 2014

Lift London Returns for 2014

The EDF Energy London Eye will be re-opening on Saturday 18th January with the second year of ‘Lift London’. This year the London Eye will be offering ticket holders the chance to enjoy a free upgrade to one of four enlightening New Year experiences taking place on board a London Eye capsule.

The London Eye-ce Sculpture

The London Eye-ce Sculpture

On Thursday 28th November the EDF Energy London Eye created a huge version of the iconic London skyline made only from ice to celebrate the launch of the Frostival festive season at the London Eye. The sculpture featured all the famous landmarks such as the London Eye, Big Ben, St. Paul’s Cathedral and Tower Bridge.

Halloween Witch Academy 2013

Halloween Witch Academy 2013

This Halloween the EDF Energy London Eye brings storytelling to life, as families are invited to join the High Witch Priscilla in her quest to thwart the ghoulish Grimly Grim, voiced by family favourite Harry Enfield.

50 million milestone for the EDF Energy London Eye

50 million milestone for the EDF Energy London Eye

To commemorate the 50 Millionth milestone, London Eye staff greeted the Anderson family, as they prepared to board and treated them to a special celebratory Champagne Experience in their own private capsule.

EDF Energy London Eye turns red, white and blue to celebrate Royal baby arrival

EDF Energy London Eye turns red, white and blue to celebrate Royal baby arrival

On 22nd July 2013 London’s most iconic attraction the EDF Energy London Eye turned the colours of the Union Jack to celebrate the birth of the Royal baby, HRH Prince George.

A Right Royal Coronation Celebration on the EDF Energy London Eye

A Right Royal Coronation Celebration on the EDF Energy London Eye

EDF Energy London Eye renames the second capsule The Coronation Capsule on Sunday 2nd June 2013 to mark the 60th anniversary of the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II.

Wheel of date

Wheel of date

Innovative dating site DoingSomething.co.uk and entertainment and culture specialists Time Out London took over the iconic EDF Energy London Eye for a world first dating experience.

Valentine's 5000th proposal

Valentine's 5000th proposal

London couple Natasha Palmer and Jagan Rao, became the 5000th couple to get engaged on the London Eye on Sunday 10th February, just in time for Valentines. As the capsule reached the highest point of the rotation, overlooking the River Thames and with Big Ben in the background, Jagan asked Natasha the question just as the sun was setting over the capital.

EDF Energy London Eye launches 'Lift London'

EDF Energy London Eye launches 'Lift London'

The EDF Energy London Eye has teamed up with renowned London photographer Matt Stuart to inspire Britons on a free rotation on the London Eye

London Eye completes capsule upgrade programme

London Eye completes capsule upgrade programme

The EDF Energy London Eye last night completed its £12.5 million capsule upgrade programme and the South Bank saw the return of the 32nd and final 10 tonne capsule.

London Eye Diamond Jubilee street party

London Eye Diamond Jubilee street party

With the excitement surrounding the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee, the EDF Energy London Eye is inviting guests to London’s most iconic landmark to join in the capital’s finest street party over the bank holiday period.

Ever dined 135 metres in the sky?

Ever dined 135 metres in the sky?

The EDF Energy London Eye announces the launch of its most exclusive experience yet and it’s enough to make your mouth water!

EDF Energy London Eye welcomes technological innovation to enhance guests’ experiences

EDF Energy London Eye welcomes technological innovation to enhance guests’ experiences

The EDF Energy London Eye announces the first new technical addition to its capsules in 11 years.

Dazzling fireworks at the EDF Energy London Eye signals the start of the Paralympic and Olympic Year

Dazzling fireworks at the EDF Energy London Eye signals the start of the Paralympic and Olympic Year

A dazzling fireworks display at the EDF Energy London Eye will signal the start of the city's Olympic and Paralympic Year.

2012 Paralympic hopefuls launch nationwide schools ‘Switch Off Fortnight’

2012 Paralympic hopefuls launch nationwide schools ‘Switch Off Fortnight’

Switch Off Fortnight takes place from 21st November to 4th December and helps schools across the country to reduce their energy consumption.

Mind Sports Partners launch new era in sports marketing

Mind Sports Partners launch new era in sports marketing

The IFP’s inaugural Nations Cup of Duplicate Poker will be contested by teams of top players from 12 countries in capsules on the EDF Energy London Eye.

EDF Energy London Eye wins British Travel Award

EDF Energy London Eye wins British Travel Award

The EDF Energy London Eye wins a Bronze Award for Best UK Leisure Attraction at the British Travel Awards 2011.

EDF Energy London Eye adds another award to the collection

EDF Energy London Eye adds another award to the collection

EDF Energy London Eye awarded the Most iconic development award by London First.

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