Hackney
Co-operative’s solar powered estate a Hackney first

Co-operative’s solar powered estate a Hackney first

Hackney Council are pioneering green energy alternatives after the first solar powered estate in the borough was given…

Tower Hamlets
Parents come together to save nurseries hit by cuts

Parents come together to save nurseries hit by cuts

Over 1000 people have signed a ‘Save Our Nurseries’ campaign petition organised by parents in…

Lewisham
Interactive documentary to support Lewisham’s youth

Interactive documentary to support Lewisham’s youth

Trylife is a just that. It’s a way to try out life’s difficult choices without…

Croydon
Queen’s award for Croydon conservation volunteers

Queen’s award for Croydon conservation volunteers

A volunteer group that looks after one of Croydon’s biological sites is due to be recognised…

Features
The Vibe Bar closes: a sign of the times?

The Vibe Bar closes: a sign of the times?

The Vibe Bar, renowned in Brick Lane for its concerts and parties is closing down after…

People
Can indie documentaries change the world?

Can indie documentaries change the world?

A media forum hosted at Goldsmiths University this week informed students about the importance of documentaries…

Pick Of The Line
Oct 30 – Nov 6 – Ghostly tours and family fireworks

Oct 30 – Nov 6 – Ghostly tours and family fireworks

This week’s selection draws mainly from the celebrations of Halloween and Guy Fawkes. Alongside the annual public fireworks events…

Arts
Local stars beaten to Mercury Prize top spot

Local stars beaten to Mercury Prize top spot

Brockley native Kate Tempest and Whitechapel-born Damon Albarn were beaten to this year’s Mercury Prize by…