Brick Lane

London Nail Bombings

The Far-Right Views Behind the London Bombings of 1999

David Copeland put people into neat categories that could never mix, but his worldview was a warped and violent one – and it's worth remembering, 20 years later, how others get to his point.
Sita Balani
4.25.19
London

How a Derelict Space in London Became a Community Garden and Cafe

Roving Cafe in Shoreditch's Nomadic Community Gardens offers salads, soup, and space for anyone who needs it.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
8.20.18
MUNCHIES Cookbook

This Is the Guinness and Meat Tour of London

Fresh from nose-to-tail eating palace St. John, Lee Tiernan took us on a boozy and carnivorous ‘Chef’s Night Out.’
Munchies Staff
10.27.17
FIGHTLAND

Gangsters and Boxers in London's East End

Rows of past fighters grin down from all four walls of East London boxing club the Repton: Olympic gold medallists, world champions, tough guy actors and, perhaps most intimidating of all, the notorious Kray twins.
Charlie Gilmour
8.5.16
Baking

How This All-Female Bakery Is Helping London’s Homeless Women

Luminary bakery trains disadvantaged women in baking and food hygiene. “There needs to be opportunities for women to feel safe if they have experienced domestic violence or sexual exploitation,” says founder Alice Boyle.
Simran Hans
7.22.16
News

The Attack on the Cereal Killer Café Was a Fight Between Overgrown Children

But what does that actually <i>mean</i> for society?
Sam Kriss
9.28.15
Stuff

What Kind of Person Actually Eats at East London's Cereal Cafe?

Cereal Killer opened yesterday, so I went along to see who pays £3 for a bowl of Cheerios.
Georgia Rose
12.11.14
Photo

Drugs, Divas and Dickheads: 12 Years of Shoreditch Excess in Photos

Dougie Wallace's pictures of people ruining themselves and everything around them.
Joel Golby
11.12.14
Stuff

Why I'm Closing Brick Lane's Vibe Bar

Council restrictions are killing UK nightlife.
Alan Miller
11.11.14
London

Fuck, That's Delicious: London

Action Bronson hit the streets of London to expose himself to piping hot Chinese barbecue pork buns in Chinatown, grilled “Michael Jordan” lamb chops at Lahore Kebab House, and sampling Liverpool’s beloved meat stew, scouse.
Action Bronson
7.26.14
Music

Shuffling: the War at the Heart of London's New Dance Scene

Why are so many people pissed off about other people dancing to house music?
Clive Martin
1.18.13
Photo

DC Shoes Europe Presents Burning Ink - Closing Party

Some (I'm thinking) bad art was set on fire.
Lara Taylor
4.5.12