East London Food & Culture



In Pictures: BLM protests at Northcote E11

With #blacklivesmatter protests around the world at the weekend, reader Grace Garland on the event at E11’s neighbourhood boozer


3 things to do this weekend, from #supportlocal to a ‘pub in a box’

With the government’s new rules in place, a round-up of businesses, ideas for strolls and craft beer fun indoors


Inside one of Leyton’s oldest dry cleaner’s

Melissa Sigodo talks to owner Akram about the family business that’s been in situ 43 years


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 need to know

Pink winged performer at Leyton Carnival

MUST DO: Leyton Carnival 2018

The borough’s biggest street party takes place this weekend

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


The first ever London Borough of Culture is…Waltham Forest

Our amazing area is about to get wider recognition too – not to mention a million quid’s injection

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


MUST DO: Bushwood Yard Sale

The best way to spend your Sunday afternoon


From E11 to Greece – by bike

Leytonstone resident James Burgess on cycling thousands of miles to volunteer with refugee NGOs in Thessaloniki