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Students to showcase during Fashion Week

Students to showcase during Fashion Week

Fashion Awareness Direct, a creative charity, is offering young people an opportunity to take part in next year’s London Fashion Week.…

Clint Eastwood spotted filming in Spitalfields

Clint Eastwood spotted filming in Spitalfields

Hollywood heavyweight Clint Eastwood was spotted in Spitalfields this week, filming scenes for new supernatural thriller Hereafter.…

Torch procession lights up dark on Armistice Day

Torch procession lights up dark on Armistice Day

Lewisham paid tribute to the soldiers killed in World Wars I and II on Wednesday in a night time lantern parade. The parade processed through Ladywell and Brockley cemeteries, stopping at various points for dancers, orators and musicians to perform.…

Fairfield Halls board elects new boss

Fairfield Halls board elects new boss

In an unexpected move Croydon Council has appointed its own chief executive to the board of Fairfield Halls, a position usually taken by elected councilors.…

Art of Politics fails to live up to its name

Art of Politics fails to live up to its name

This production, at the Warehouse Theatre in Croydon bills itself as a bit like Yes Minister or the Now Show.  Not as funny, or political, the Joy of Politics is like a kind of younger, unsophisticated immature brother to these two shows.…

Jarvis Cocker jams with public at event

Jarvis Cocker jams with public at event

Jarvis Cocker invited members of the public to jam with him in Hackney at an impromptu performance on Tuesday morning.…

Shine Shoreditch Shine

Shine Shoreditch Shine

Hackney Council’s planning committee finally approved developer Hammerson’s plans for redeveloping an area of Shoreditch on Wednesday night, in front of a full audience at Hackney Town Hall.…

Tower Hamlets homeless man tours Europe

Tower Hamlets homeless man tours Europe

A Tower Hamlets man who spent a year on the streets often sleeping rough is returning to the homeless shelters of London – but this time as an actor with a theatre company.…

Shoreditch graffiti art at risk

Shoreditch graffiti art at risk

New graffiti by Belgian artist ROA is at risk of removal by Hackney council. Graffiti  by ROA, the Banksy of Belgium, have appeared in several locations around the Brick Lane area over the last two weeks. Hackney councillors say anyone can ask for graffiti to be removed even if they do…