Stephen Emms

Group editor and publisher of London Belongs To Me, a family of cultural guides to London neighbourhoods
Rossella NW5

Rossella NW5: new all-day deli and cafe launches

Buy produce from the Meola family's vineyard and farm, as well as Italian staples, ...

Rabbit Hole

Who’s going down it? The many lives of The Rabbit Hole

The fascinating history of Kentish Town's former police station, from 1547 to its many ...

7 North London bookshops we’re pleased to step inside again

From second-hand to brand spanking new, it's heart-warming to see all these back up ...

Dartmouth Arms

10 surprising outdoor spaces and courtyards

From boozy record shop gardens to tiny pavement cocktail terraces, a selection of unexpected ...

The curious tale of Alma Street and Inkerman Conservation Area

It symbolized the ongoing struggle between the more industrial west and what the Victorians ...

The story of Holmes Road Studios

How dozens of tiny architecturally designed homes came to house homeless adults in Kentish ...

Kentishtowner at 10: the ten best local restaurants

Dining has changed considerably since we launched a decade ago. Here's a round-up of ...

Kentishtowner at 10: a decade celebrating hyperlocal

It's been ten years since our first tentative blogpost. Here's what happened since