The next 12 months are set to be an awesome time to be a Londoner. We can feel it in our bones. Don’t trust us? Here’s the proof! It’s time to get excited: Benedict Cumberbatch is taking on Hamlet, Ai Weiwei is showing at the Royal Academy and the amazing Alexander McQueen show is finally coming to the V&A. You Me Bum Bum Train is chugging back in to town, some of our fave bands are playing, Beyoncé is designing a line for Topshop and we might be getting a giant waterslide! WOOP! And that’s just the tip of the cultural iceberg. Start planning your year right here, right now!