From drinking hot chocolate in London's highest winter garden to dining beneath a cascading tree designed in collaboration with David Attenborough, make your Christmas sparkle this year at The Shard. There is plenty to explore in the local London Bridge area too. Pick up the perfect gift in the boutiques of Bermondsey Street and visit nearby Borough Market for festive treats.

The Shard is shining a light on cancer care this winter, supporting the new Cancer Centre at Guy's Hospital. Text LIGHT to 70755 to donate £5* or countdown to Christmas with The Shard's advent calendar to be in with a chance of winning a different prize each day. 

*Guy’s and St Thomas’ may contact you in the future to keep you up to date on our fundraising and what’s happening at the hospitals. If you would prefer that they didn’t, please end your text message with “nocontact”. You can unsubscribe from contact at any time be calling 020 7848 4701 or by emailing For more information visit:

Please note, The Shard's advent calendar is now closed. Thank you to all those that entered and donated to support the new Cancer Centre at Guy's Hospital. Find out more about the new Cancer Centre here.

Enjoy a glittering festive season at The Shard and London Bridge.