Stephen Emms

Group editor and publisher of London Belongs To Me, a family of cultural guides to London neighbourhoods

A beginner’s guide to….Linear Park, Leytonstone

This overlooked stretch tells the fascinating story of former residents and businesses over a ...

Zaxx, Francis Road E10: what’s it actually like?

Leyton's new Korean diner is an instant hit with its rice bowls, fried chicken ...

3 hot new openings: Fillybrook, Zaxx & Mexicorner

This weekend sees a trio of epicurean delights in Leyton and Leytonstone open their ...

DabbaDrop: what’s Leyton’s most ethical vegan takeaway like?

An entrepreneurial female duo are serving up some of the area's best plant-based food ...

MUST DO: The Gift, Theatre Royal Stratford East

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

Catch dog-loving author Kate Spicer at Phlox Books

The journalist and film-maker comes to Leyton with a dolichocephalic friend in tow