East London Food & Culture



Hands off Leyton Marsh! Watch this short film

Local conservationist Ian Phillips shows how destructive the new Lea Valley Ice Centre will be to the natural habitat


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

Grove Green Road’s overlooked stretch tells the fascinating story of former residents and businesses over a century-long timespan

James Burgess about to cross the road on bike
Health & Fitness

Tour de Waltham Forest: a cycle round the new Mini Holland

Is the borough now all people-friendly streets and improved bike lanes? A two-wheeled James Burgess takes a spin

Must Do

Is Walthamstow Wetlands worth the trip?

It’s the big new noise in the capital’s league of green spaces