The beginning of the month should feel like a clean slate. But, once all the bills are paid, there are times when even the most responsible of Londoners must resort to beans on toast and counting pennies. Ugh. While thrifty living isn't always fun, it shouldn't mean your entire life draws to halt. Luckily, the city is filled with things to do that don't cost a penny.
So, before your resign yourself to evenings spent re-watching Mad Men for the umpteenth time, take a look at our guide to having fun in London town without breaking the bank.