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Shopping

Drink

The woman behind Camden’s finest sourdough

Tara Griffin is head honcho at the industrial bakery and café that’s opened in Camden Market. We met her

Art

Future and Found is taking over Tufnell Park

The popular interiors store is doubling in size, with food and drink on hand too

Eating & Drinking

Best new openings 2016

This year local independent eating, shopping and boozing scenes grew busier than ever. Our Top 10 favourites – as well as five to lament

Eating & Drinking

MUST DO: 5 festive pubs & markets

Things to look out for this month at Aces & Eights, The Grafton, the Rose & Crown and more

Shopping

12 tips to stay local: Christmas shopping guide 2016

From buying a tree to picking up unique pottery, here’s a comprehensive rundown of where to buy what in the neighbourhood

Shopping

Why Tufnell Park Food Market has now closed

Its last day was meant to be tomorrow but a lack of traders mean its gone for good. Founder Saira Baker explains why

Culture

What is Camden Council doing to Queen’s Crescent market?

Reclaim Queen’s Crescent is a group campaigning for the twice-weekly market to thrive again. Val Stevenson explains how to get involved

Design & Style

Heard about the Camden Watch Company?

One local couple love the area so much they’ve designed some pretty stylish watches to celebrate its heritage

Shopping

Antiques bloke slams Queen’s Crescent Market

Matt Townsend closes his doors after four ‘unproductive’ years trading on the once famous strip

Q&A

The star-studded story of General Eyewear

It’s easy to miss this iconic store deep within Camden Market. Manager Fabio Ribeiro tells us why to visit

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