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Luna Lounge E11
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Why we must save Luna – a true Leytonstone gem

E11’s seminal music venue simply must continue to exist. Here’s how you can help

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December new openings: Palmeira Restaurant, Mola, Joan The Store & more

New retail, pop-ups, Portuguese tapas and Leyton’s revived clapboard cafe

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Six food & drink pioneers we miss in Leyton and Leytonstone

How many of these independently owned game-changers do you remember?

Clam Store London Leyton
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October: new openings, happenings, thoughts and collabs

Black History Month is here. Plus pop-ups, dim sum, top coffee and more autumnal stuff

East Bank
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East Bank, Stratford: first peek – don’t miss Nana’s Leytonstone terrace

A reconstructed E11 living room is the centrepiece of LCF’s five new galleries, cafe and public space

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Beautiful Thing, Stratford East – review

It’s the 30th anniversary of one of the 90s’ most pioneering LGBTQ plays

Marmelo
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Oysters! Festivals! Supper Clubs! 6 things to enjoy this month

Chin up, September is awash with pop-ups, yard sales, arty stuff and more

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Barking Riverside: Summer Sessions pop-up bar and events guide

Visit the scenic 2km stretch of River Thames for pop-up bars, streetfood and more all summer

Blondies Leyton
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Blondies Brewery? We’ll take it. Plus 5 more hot new openings

The Clapton dive bar is expanding to E10, plus Gravity Well, great bagels and Francis Road

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Common Ground: Leytonstone’s outdoor gallery is back

Catch photographer Annick Wolfers’s awesome large-scale works along the High Road