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Half Cut Market
Art

Half Cut Market’s dine-in menu, Grain’s sustainable furniture sale and more

New small plates gaff launches, Free Space Gallery’s new show and a Kentish Town sample sale

Art

Minerva Makers Market: Bartholomew Road's artisan shopping weekend

Buy direct or commission pieces from a host of local artists and makers in the heart of Kentish Town

Art

3 to see: The Fields N7, all-new Camden People’s Theatre & Zabludowicz

Tufnell Park’s new green-grocers, NW1’s revamped playhouse and three exhibitions in one on Prince Of Wales Road

Ruby Violet event space
Eating & Drinking

Ruby Violet: NW5’s pioneering ice cream parlour to close

After ten years on Fortess Road, the local institution is shutting its doors due to a rent hike

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Yerbury Farmers’ Market is now weekly in Tufnell Park

A new Saturday morning market with 20 regular stalls has just launched in N19

Books

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 and running

Community

12 local reasons to be cheerful

Forget boarded-up shops, rain and Covid with these new openings, relaunches, discounts and more

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