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Stoke Newington Literary Festival Tickets Now On Sale

Stoke Newington Literary Festival Tickets Now On Sale

Tickets  for the first ever Stoke Newington Literary Festival are now available. The Pleasance Theatre is handling ticket sales.  Please phone the box office on 020 7609 1800 for credit card sales. Tickets are also available from Stoke Newington Bookshop, at 159 Stoke Newington High Street.  Cash sales only. The festival will be as diverse […]

LolliBop – The Big Bash for Little People 17 – 18 July Comes To Stoke Newington

LolliBop – The Big Bash for Little People 17 – 18 July Comes To Stoke Newington

Parents looking for something to occupy their little ones, over the summer will be happy to know of the Lollibop Festival. Billed by the organizers as “a fantasy adventure in a world of imagination, magic and wonder where anything can happen”, Lollibop is a childrens festival formulated for the under 10’s and will be held […]

The First Stoke Newington Literary Festival 4th – 6th June

The First Stoke Newington Literary Festival 4th – 6th June

You wonder why it’s taken so long to happen. An area like Stoke Newington  long associated with dissidents, free thinkers, writers, artists, bohemians and all in-between. Wonder no more, Stoke Newington now has it’s very own Literary Festival or at least it will this summer, thanks to Liz Vater of Stoke Newington, Jo Adams of  Stoke Newington Books and […]

Stoke Newington Couple Tom & Sally Run Marathon

Stoke Newington Couple Tom & Sally Run Marathon

Hackney born and raised Tom Stewart and South African Born Sally Boyeens will be among the thousands this weekend running the London Marathon…and all for a good cause. Architect  Tom,  30  and nursery school teacher Sally 27,  who live in Shelford Place are first time marathon runners who have trained all winter for this weekend.  […]

Stoke Newington Church Street Re Opens With Party

Stoke Newington Church Street Re Opens With Party

The sun shone down on residents and visitors Saturday, on Stoke Newington Church Road, as they celebrated the re-opening of a newly revamped high street, with music, food and drink, children’s entertainment, prize draw, special offers and discounts from local participating businesses. It officially reopened after five months of road works that saw Church Street […]

Two Way Traffic On Stoke Newington Church Street, Restored

Two Way Traffic On Stoke Newington Church Street, Restored

Residents and users of Stoke Newington Church Street are going to be pleased on Friday (12 March) when two way traffic is restored as new pavements and road surfacing work nears completion. Major works to improve and regenerate the area along Church Street started last September following the Council’s consultation with residents and businesses. Two-way […]

Hackney Resident Wins Prize At Berlin Film Festival

Hackney Resident Wins Prize At Berlin Film Festival

Indigo, a short film produced by Jules Mascarenhas, whose film Company, Quince Films , is based in Stoke Newington, has won a special mention prize at the Berlin Film Festival. Shot in various parts of London including Lea Bridge Road and Walthamstow Market, Indigo is about a young British Indian boy who discovers he has […]

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