Stephen Emms

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

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

Page-turners! 12 local novels for lockdown

From soapy classics and domestic dramas to crime romps and LGBTQ thrillers, these enjoyable ...

Cheer up! 8 classic songs about Kentish Town

Escape the current doom with a new hip hop tribute to NW5 - and ...

Trulee Hall at Zabludowicz: an ‘erotic grotesque’ in Kentish Town

NW5's iconic contemporary art gallery reopens with an adults-only immersive experience by the US ...

Seen the Gospel Oak Overground mosaic yet?

Artist Maud Milton is making eye-catching roundels for stations along the Gospel Oak-Barking line

Pizzas East West

6 things you should eat at East West, Tufnell Park

The flavours of northern India pair surprisingly well with thin-crust Puglian pizzas, as well ...

Just who was E.J. Evans? The backstory of Tabac

We uncover the tale behind the eye-catching ghost signage at Fortess Road's cosy wine ...