Last night 33 people took part in a “firewalk” organised by St Joseph’s Hospice on Mare Street. The funds raised by the brave volunteers will go directly to the hospice. Each participant had to raise a minimum of £100 in order to take the challenge. Firewalk with me Featured image credit: Ayman Al-Juzi Like our […]
The wheelchair basketball game between London Sparrows and Brixton Ballers should have started by now, but a tardy referee has delayed the tip-off. The Sparrows’ moustachioed player-coach Amir is overseeing an extended warm-up while they wait. “We’re gonna have fun, but at the same time work. No one gets easy shots,” he instructs a dozen […]
The whirring of the film reel, plush seats and the heady strains of a pipe organ: all are hallmarks of a previous golden age of cinema. And now one company is trying to bring that experience back. The creator of Pillow Cinema, a company that creates unique cinema experiences, is now focusing on bringing the […]
Burley Fisher Books is the first independent bookshop to open in Dalston for over five years. We sat down with owner Sam Fisher to talk about his new venture two weeks after it opened. [embedyt] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wfBW7yGcUt0[/embedyt] Featured image credit: Ayman Al-Juzi Like our page on Facebook, follow us on Twitter or Instagram.
As George Osborne prepares his red box for his eighth budget next week, small businesses are waiting to see what the Chancellor has up his sleeve for this year. Mr Osborne has so far kept his cards close to his chest– apart from showing his hand on pension reform before folding on Sunday night– but many commentators expect […]
Here are 10 photos of cute dogs in Hackney we rounded up for your enjoyment. These happy snaps are sure to make your day. We start with this happy pooch, giving us good vibes all around. This is Monica #puppyruby made a little friend today at #haggerstonpark #ckcs #megwalkslondon A post shared by Meg Porter (@megdesign) on […]