Although hailed as the city’s ‘indie’ heartland, the area has become a tourist magnet and Airbnb hotspot. Is there still time to save it?
As the city’s population rises, the future of its green spaces are in doubt. Writer Jessica Furseth meets the people trying to save them.
A new exhibition is looking back on the London neighbourhood’s rebellious peak – a time when it was at the forefront of experimentation, creativity and freedom.
Ahead of its UK release, the team behind The Last Black Man In San Francisco explain how they made this year’s indie breakout – a story about friendship, solitude and displacement.
Strip pubs are an integral part of East London’s past – but shifting attitudes and rising rents are casting doubt over their future.
Digbeth, which lies just west of HS2’s Phase One development site, faces an existential threat in the face of rising rents, changing demographics and government cuts.
Dalston’s Total Refreshment Centre closed as a music venue a year ago – and although it may be gone, its legacy lives on.
While E&C has played a pivotal role in London’s dance music and club scene, its contribution is often overlooked. Why?
The UK pub is a dying breed, with thousands being bought out by big chains. Refurbishments offer a way of staying relevant – but is it worth it?
Kings Cross has a proud record of political resistance. While its past is a complicated one, the progressive spirit remains – you just have to know where to look.
In the past year alone, 79 hotels were given the go-ahead for construction – often at the expense of cultural spaces. We speak to the people fighting back.
London’s Greek Street has spent decades fending off threats from developers, maintaining its old ‘shit’ Soho charm in the process.