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Pick of the line August 3 – August 10

Pick of the line August 3 – August 10

See our guide to the best of what’s going on in Hackney, Tower Hamlets, Croydon and Lewisham. Guillemots. Pic: Facebook 7pm, Saturday August 4 Guillemots at Hackney House Touting itself as a the coolest pop-up event of the Olympics season, Hackney House in Shoreditch is hosting a live comedy or music gig…

Pick of the Line July 27 – August 2

Pick of the Line July 27 – August 2

Get away from the Games with our non-Olympic events guide featuring the best of what’s going on in Hackney, Tower Hamlets, Croydon and Lewisham. Friday 27 – 30: Tower Hamlets Collage in Silence at the Espacio Gallery, Bethnal Green What would it be like for a group of artists to paint together in…

Pick of the Line July 20-July 27

Pick of the Line July 20-July 27

The best of the rest – the pick of this week’s non-Olympic events in Tower Hamlets, Hackney, Croydon and Lewisham. FRIDAY JULY 20: Street party to launch Curry Capital 2012 Looking for something different to do this Friday night? Tower Hamlets’ Brick Lane celebration of being the official London Olympics…

Pick of the Line July 14-July 21

Pick of the Line July 14-July 21

Sunday 15: Sky ride in Lewisham Make like Bradley Wiggins and get yer bike out.  The weather is set to be a little less dire today so an opportunity for exercise. Events will be taking place every Sunday for the next 10 weeks. This week’s ride starts from Downham Sports…

Pick of the Line July 6 to 12: future television and free dance

Pick of the Line July 6 to 12: future television and free dance

Until July 7 ‘The Future of Television Showcase’, Goldsmiths Films from this year’s Goldsmiths MA Television Journalism students on display as part of the annual show of postgraduate work at the Department of Media and Communications. Your opportunity to come along and watch some great productions by new young talent.…

Pick of the Line: 29 June- 06 July

Pick of the Line: 29 June- 06 July

Friday, 29 June – Friday, 06 July 2012 12 noon – 11pm Albert & Friends Instant Circus All the fun of the fair Founded by the London International Youth Circus Festival in 2004, featuring cutting edge circus performances by emerging young artists from around the world…

Pick of the Line 22-28th June

Pick of the Line 22-28th June

This weekend is very busy in London, it sees the City of London Festival, The Greenwich and Docklands festivals, and two of the biggest outdoor shows, Prometheus at Greenwich, and The Hackney Weekend with the BBC.…

Pick of the Line June 16-23

Pick of the Line June 16-23

Open Gardens Festival 2012 Saturday June 16, Sunday June 17 Open Gardens Festival 2012: Visit the Gardens at Hornimans Museum for their Safari Open Garden Day. There are also other Gardens in forest Hill which are open to the public. Entrance free for accompanied children, Adults £5.00 Dogs on leads welcome.…

Pick of the Line 8th-15th June

Pick of the Line 8th-15th June

Friday 8th June Around the World Venue:Hopscotch Café Bar 72 Honor Oak Park SE23 1DY t: 020 8699 8998 Local musicians with a great selection of global rhythms – Latin American, European and African. Pulsating African beats to Brazilian folk to Cuban street dance! 8pm Free…

Hackney’s contrasts captured by photographer Zed Nelson

Hackney’s contrasts captured by photographer Zed Nelson

Hackney is beautiful, Hackney is ugly. A host borough of the 2012 Olympics and one of London’s trendiest neighbourhoods, it is also one of London’s poorest and most crime-ridden areas. Such contrasts have become the subject of acclaimed photographer Zed Nelson’s most recent project, ‘Hackney: a Tale of Two Cities’.…