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London

Hunter and the Giant

WORDS: Mark Blackmore In London, 1783, there occurred a battle of wills between the personal surgeon of King George III and …

The Dying Lady of Soho

LOCATION: Soho, London WORDS: Will Burns interviewing Robert Rubbish Robert Rubbish is an artist and filmmaker based in London and hailing …

The Filth and the Fury on Billy Fury Way

LOCATION: London WORDS: James Stirling IMAGES: Jamie Rowlands Saturday morning, late March. I rise early and drift along to Ciaran’s …

Lost London: a Victorian Street for Friggers and Radicals

LOCATION: London WORDS: Alex Cochrane Now a street in London’s lost history, Holywell Street was a narrow alleyway once notorious …

A Trilogy of Films About Hackney Marshes

LOCATION: Hackney WORDS & FILMS: Josh Alexander & David Kelly-Mancaux (Erkembode) This trilogy documents the Lea Marshes and what ensues… Breathe Wizard …

Five Things I Learned on Cricklewood Broadway

LOCATION: London WORDS: Gary Budden  One Saturday morning, maybe half nine, wake to a hubbub outside the bedroom window. Down …

Staples Corner, and How We Can Know It

LOCATION: London WORDS: Gary Budden ONE – On why you are at Staples Corner In the weak and watery November …

The Death of a Fish in Hackney’s Abandoned Filter Beds

LOCATION: London WORDS: Gareth E. Rees. In which I discover evidence of mythical battles in the abandoned Victorian filter beds by Hackney …

Loose-Boned Blues: Claremont Road E11

LOCATION: London WORDS: Paul Hawkins I spent three years occupying properties and protesting in the (in)famous squatted community of Claremont …

A Sound Walk On Walthamstow Marsh

WORDS & SOUNDS: Mark S. Williamson (Spaceship) Constructed from field recordings collected on Walthamstow Marshes, this single track plays out …