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Twenty brilliant reactions to Secret Cinema being cancelled

Twenty brilliant reactions to Secret Cinema being cancelled

If you haven’t yet heard (of course you’ve heard), the opening night of Secret Cinema’s biggest project yet, a production of Back…

Features

Glory daze: Remembering Club Labrynth and the Four Aces

Glory daze: Remembering Club Labrynth and the Four Aces

Walking through Dalston Square today, look closely and you will find a plaque bearing the name Labyrinth Tower – one of several…

Five of the best BBQ joints in Hackney

That taste which only comes from a combination of smoke…

Monki: Radio 1′s rising star is bringing the party to Lovebox

We all have to start somewhere, and Monki started making…

Opinion

Put down the pulled pork: We’ve reached peak pop-up

Put down the pulled pork: We’ve reached peak pop-up

We’ve reached saturation point. Quoted in the Financial Times recently, Nicholas Russell, the chief executive of pop-up consultant We Are Pop-Up, estimated…

Blood, sweat and beers: The Dalston Years guide to festivals

Festivals are fraught with difficulty. You may think you’ve signed…

It’s time we stopped calling people hipsters

Everyone hates a hipster. Hating hipsters is like hating chavs,…

The Dalston Years guide to Hackney couples

You might have seen men around Hackney in recent months,…