North London Food & Culture



Three things to do this weekend

Been staying in all month so far? Be inspired by a bit of culture – and save with money-off deals in the neighbourhood


Must Do: December Top 10

It’s the busiest month of the year. Here are some ways to pack even more in

Eating & Drinking

In Pictures: Kentish Town’s Kerouac Shack

You know the petrol station opposite the infamous Southampton Arms? For one night only last weekend, it became a joyous 1950s-style diner


4 essential things to do in mid-August

It’s exactly midway through the laziest month of the year. So here are a handful of cultural tips to see you through to the bank holiday weekend


Ich Bin Kentishtowner: Salena Godden, poet and performer

‘I wish I owned Kenwood: imagine the weird and wonderful Gatsby parties you could have there’


Do Pride 2014 – north London style

The annual LGBT parade, festival and parties all hit the capital this weekend. Here’s our pick of events in the area


What is PechaKucha? And why is at the old Pizza Express building?

Tomorrow sees another arty one-off event at the no-longer-squatted 1920s former poly


It’s CC14 this weekend…

With star interviews, tips and quirky facts, get stuck into our coverage of the rebooted Camden Crawl festival, which kicks off on Friday over 25 venues in NW1 and NW5


Video: the Shoreditchification debate, and why Camden is still cool – with Alex Proud

As part of the recent Camden Create festival the club owner discussed his infamous Telegraph article – and the future of NW1. Watch it in full here


In Pictures: Holloway Arts Festival 2014

N7’s annual week-long cultural festie kicks off this weekend. Read on for the highlights – plus a gallery of what to expect

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