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Here East celebrates 100 years of women’s suffrage

Open Doors hosts an impressive roster of free performance, talks, music and art this ...

Pink winged performer at Leyton Carnival

MUST DO: Leyton Carnival 2018

The borough's biggest street party takes place this weekend

5 things you can’t miss at Leytonstone Art Trail 2018

Fifty shows in nine days across homes, galleries, cafes and other public spaces in ...

This Time Next Year co-working space

Just what exactly is This Time Next Year?

We take a look around Leyton’s new co-working space and meet founder Ciara Lyons

Leytonstone market

MUST DO: the new Leytonstone Market

There are three weeks to go for this weekly pilot. Go support

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Hitchcock’s Home returns for its fourth year

The immersive film screenings in St John's church Leytonstone are back this summer

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Tour de Waltham Forest: a cycle round the new Mini Holland

Is the borough now all people-friendly streets and improved bike lanes? A two-wheeled James ...

Francis Road, Leyton

Francis Road and Mini Holland: what do you think?

In which we take a look at the civic developments across Leyton and Leytonstone

Top 5: New Openings of 2017

It was a good year for quality additions to the area. Here are our ...

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St John's church

St John’s Music Hall is coming to Leytonstone

Leytonstone High Road's church will morph into a live music venue come September

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Wonderbar is opening in Leytonstone

The replacement for All You Read Is Love looks like it's shaping up nicely

My Top 5: Tobie Carpenter, jazz musician

Never been to the East Side Jazz Club? Our new series offers tips on ...

MUST DO: Shake The High Road Music Festival

A brand new one-dayer hits Leytonstone on the last bank holiday weekend in May

Three hot local acts for 2016

Music journalist Mark Wincott picks artists to watch this year all hailing from E11, ...

In a band? Check out Leyton’s new rehearsal studios

It's home to what may well become known as the ‘Leyton sound’, says Adam ...

Ich Bin: David Gledhill, musician

'What makes me unhappy? Cyclists dinging their bell at me when I’m taking a ...

Coming soon: Filly Brook

A new pop-up launches in an empty shop next to Leytonstone tube station serving ...

Ich Bin: Andrew Mueller, writer and musician

The acclaimed wordsmith on the problem with the Red Lion, where he eats dim ...

Did you know the story of Theatre Royal Stratford East?

A new hardback book by Michael Coveney and Peter Dazeley goes right inside some ...

MUST DO: Wanstead Fringe Festival

Open-air Kinema, live music, workshops, art, food and much much more over the next ...

How I started Sunday drag nights at the Northcote

New owner Tuesday Roberts tells us the story behind popular weekly bash, Drag Out ...

Heard about the Woodhouse Players?

The local drama group regularly get sell-out crowds at their intelligent productions. And the ...

5 things you can’t miss at Leytonstone Art Trail 2018

Fifty shows in nine days across homes, galleries, cafes and other public spaces in ...

This woman is transforming Leyton one hand-painted sign at a time

Mia Warner is responsible for the signage on nearly every new outlet on Francis ...

jeff-pearly-kings-and-queens-751x500 at Leytonstone Arts Trail

MUST DO: Leytonstone Arts Trail

Here's what you need to know about the 10th annual festival, back on 1st ...

A brief guide to Korero Publishing House

This local literary enterprise has a focus on kustom kulture, comics and the offbeat

A potted history of Leytonstone’s amazing art scene

The ninth annual Arts Trail starts next week. But did you know E11 has ...

MUST DO: Leytonstone Arts Trail 2016

New exhibition at Stone Space starts today to coincide with E11's biggest artsfest to ...

What we’ve made of Leytonstone Arts Trail (so far)

Lots of creativity to sink your gnashers into this weekend before a well-deserved pint ...

MUST DO: Leytonstone Arts Trail

Back for an eighth year next month - and all set to take over ...

MUST DO: E17 Art Trail

You can't do it all in a day - so don't even try. But ...

Ich Bin: Maxine Lister, wildlife photographer

How one woman loves travelling the world - yet wants to keep her roots ...

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