St John’s Churchyard – and the hidden tomb of the man who set free slaves

Wander round Leytonstone's oasis for fascinating local tales - not least the philanthropic Buxton ...

Bread and Oregano Leyton

Champagne waaa! Six Things We Learnt This Week

Two community jumble trails, the pleasures of Wild Goose - and the most hilarious ...

Serious pizza! Six Things We Learnt This Week

Kitchen pop-ups, E11's best burgers, a destination terrace - and a regular market on ...

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Forest Rising takes over Leyton all weekend

London Borough of Culture finale comprises installations, live music, craft beer and streetfood

Africa Express: a big-top circus is coming to Wanstead Flats

The next big event to mark the borough's cultural status is in Leytonstone. Woop!

David Gledhill

The man for whom 52 Weeks Makes A Year

East London musician David J Gledhill (of Souls fame) talks us through his ambitious ...

London Borough of Culture launch: a sneak preview of what to expect

Three evenings of lightshows, eclectic music and street carnivals start tonight. Here's what you ...

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MUST DO: Caitlin Downie’s Celtic Christmas…in E11

The singer brings top Christmas wares to local faves Theatre of Wine and Tracks

MUST DO: two November gigs at St John’s Music Hall

Leytonstone's lovely new music venue is really getting into its stride this month

HighTide Walthamstow

HighTide Festival is coming to Walthamstow

A diverse selection of performances is heading to E17 later this month

MUST DO: The Gift, Theatre Royal Stratford East

Witty dialogue and a cleverly subversive narrative arc makes this production an uncompromising watch

Africa Express: a big-top circus is coming to Wanstead Flats

The next big event to mark the borough's cultural status is in Leytonstone. Woop!

Scream All About It: immersive mystery comes to E11

The Red Lion is hosting a spooky Hallowe'en one-off to raise money for Children ...

HighTide Walthamstow

HighTide Festival is coming to Walthamstow

A diverse selection of performances is heading to E17 later this month

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 ...

Walala Parade is looking mighty fine in the sun

Well, that went up quickly. Now the scaffolding's down, Leyton High Road just got ...

Makers of Leyton: support the new Overground mural

Get involved with the latest artwork to be installed as part of Waltham Forest's ...

The story of the new Leytonstone High Road mosaic

Artist Maud Milton is working with Waltham Forest to create roundels for key Overground ...

A potted history of Leytonstone’s amazing art scene

Siobhan Davies on how E11 and the surrounding areas have been a magnet for ...

Walala Parade is coming to Leyton High Road

A huge mural by the acclaimed artist Camile Walala will adorn the parade above ...

Forest Rising takes over Leyton all weekend

London Borough of Culture finale comprises installations, live music, craft beer and streetfood

Leytonstone Arts Trail 2019: what you need to know

The community arts event takes place across 50 venues in E10 and E11 over ...

Art Night 2019 takes over Walthamstow

A riot of free pop-ups, installations, streetfood and takeovers hits E17 for one night ...

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