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Ich Bin Kentishtowner: Sian Pattenden, artist

The creator of our lovely Cultural Maps on cider, gentrification – and wanting to smack a complete stranger in the mouth

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Ich Bin Kentishtowner: Luke Haines, musician

‘My most unappealing habit? Reading the Daily Mail in a high voice to rabbits on the Heath.’

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Top 7: local resorts

Why go away for the weekend when these scenic spots are all within walking distance?

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Battle Bridge: Boudicca vs the Romans

An immersive family spectacular takes over Granary Square in King’s Cross next weekend. Even better, it costs nada

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In memory: Donna Brunt, Queen’s Crescent’s flower queen

Last week the popular stall-holder passed away, after a heart attack. Allan Jenkins pays tribute to a stalwart of the market whose family had been trading for 35 years, and who’ll be deeply missed

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Map: Eat your way around the world

Step outside your front door and you can take a bite out of almost any cuisine in the world. So we decided to illustrate our favourites on a nifty map

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Take a literary tour of these inspiring blue plaques

Channel 4 reporter Jennifer Rigby plots a local city hike with a purpose

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Ich Bin Kentishtowner: Ben Garfield, 26, film-maker

A live-in guardian at the former Pizza Express building – and soon-to-be cinema – talks us through his life

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Review: Bear + Wolf, Tufnell Park

One instantly popular kid-friendly opening. Two takes

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Canal Reach Canteen opens on York Way

A new modern all-day cafe just north of King’s Cross hopes to lure in readers this summer with a special offer

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