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.
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.
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.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
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.
The EDF Energy London Eye announces the launch of its most exclusive experience yet and it’s enough to make your mouth water!
The EDF Energy London Eye announces the first new technical addition to its capsules in 11 years.
A dazzling fireworks display at the EDF Energy London Eye will signal the start of the city's Olympic and Paralympic Year.
Switch Off Fortnight takes place from 21st November to 4th December and helps schools across the country to reduce their energy consumption.
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.
The EDF Energy London Eye wins a Bronze Award for Best UK Leisure Attraction at the British Travel Awards 2011.
EDF Energy London Eye awarded the Most iconic development award by London First.