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ELL Guide to Christmas: Top notch Christmas dinners

ELL Guide to Christmas:  Top notch Christmas dinners

This week, ELL recommends festive menus worthy of even the most hard to please food lovers, for Christmas Day lunch itself, your work Christmas party or just a good old Sunday roast. Hackney The Star By Hackney Downs, Clapton The Star by Hackney Downs has a super wintery Sunday Christmas…

ELL Guide to Christmas: Weekend activities

ELL Guide to Christmas: Weekend activities

Despite the chill in the air, Christmas spirit is now in full flow and so are the abundance of activities, from Santa’s grottos to musical soirees and plenty of opportunities to grab a mince pie and a warming mulled wine. Here is ELL’s guide to what’s on in the boroughs.…

ELL Guide to Christmas: Buying Christmas trees

ELL Guide to Christmas: Buying Christmas trees

The fragrant aroma of pine needles, the warm glow of stringed lights and the sparkle of glittering baubles are just a few of the reasons Christmas trees take pride of place in our living rooms over the holidays. Real firs are returning to decorate our homes and selecting a real…

ELL Guide to Christmas: This week’s markets and fairs

ELL Guide to Christmas: This week’s markets and fairs

  ELL has been rounding up this week’s Christmas markets and fairs so you can plan a great family day out, stock up on those stocking stuffers or just to get you into the Christmas spirit. The Horniman Museum has all things strange and extraordinary. Winterville’s comedy clubs, nightclubs and…

Recession pinch still felt in Christmas shopping trends

Christmas means many different things to different people. Over the next three weeks, Eastlondonlines will be asking a number of local people to describe their feelings about the festive season. The series begins with ELL reporter, Jasmin Kopotsha, whose childhood love of the season still lingers.  Despite Britain’s economy growing past its pre-recession peak, it would […]

What Christmas means to me: Jazmin Kopotsha

What Christmas means to me: Jazmin Kopotsha

  Christmas means many different things to different people. Over the next three weeks, Eastlondonlines will be asking a number of local people to describe their feelings about the festive season. The series begins with ELL reporter, Jazmin Kopotsha, whose childhood love of the season still lingers….   Being excited about…

Looking to celebrate Thanksgiving in London? EastLondonLines brings you the best of our boroughs

Looking to celebrate Thanksgiving in London? EastLondonLines brings you the best of our boroughs

  Thursday is Thanksgiving in America, the holiday where our transatlantic neighbours get together to give thanks, watch the National Football League and consume mass amounts of roast turkey and mash. ELL’s resident thankful yanks Laura Liszewski and Sasha Filimonov crafted a 2012 guide to the celebration for those in London.…

Celebrating Start-Ups: Positive Elements [Video]

Celebrating Start-Ups: Positive Elements [Video]

EastLondonLines investigates new start-ups in Croydon, starting with hair salon Positive Elements…

Celebrating Start-Ups: Come the Revolution [Video]

Celebrating Start-Ups: Come the Revolution [Video]

EastLondonLines’ week of celebrating start-ups continues…

Celebrating Start-Ups: PLA Studios [Video]

Celebrating Start-Ups: PLA Studios [Video]

On the fringes of London’s Silicon Roundabout, this tech start-up is making waves and winning awards…

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