The Antelope, Leyton: let’s all save this historic pub

We speak to campaigner Curran McKay on the landmark boozer's essential place in the ...

Hands off Leyton Marsh! Watch this short film

Local conservationist Ian Phillips shows how destructive the new Lea Valley Ice Centre will ...

Lockdown walks? Six handy ideas

From canalside coffee to medieval churches, murals and ancient filter beds, shake up your ...

Autumn walks? Why Wanstead Park is our #1

There's almost nowhere more beautiful than a seasonal hike around the perimeter of its ...

Gravity Well

Leyton Midland: a mini travel guide for locals

Explore the new Gravity Well Taproom, a new fishmongers, new artworks and all manner ...

Take The High Road: an awesome 26-minute film about Leytonstone

Local filmmakers Marcus Shepherd and Stow Film Lounge have produced an enlightening look at ...

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 ...

FOOD & DRINK

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 ...

Caitlin sitting

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 ...

Gravity Well

Leyton Midland: a mini travel guide for locals

Explore the new Gravity Well Taproom, a new fishmongers, new artworks and all manner ...

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

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