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Hollywood beckons White Van Man via Stoke Newington

Hollywood beckons White Van Man via Stoke Newington

When Adrian Poynton first heard mumblings that American TV were interested in the comedy series he created, he shrugged it off as just another tease that never materializes. What the Staffordshire raised (Litchfield to be exact) and Stoke Newington resident of five years, didn’t count on was for things to move as fast as they […]

Who’s kidding who over Stoke Newington’s Sainsbury’s proposal

Who’s kidding who over Stoke Newington’s Sainsbury’s proposal

If there is one thing trendy white urban middle classes (affectionately known as WUMC’s) in London like, it’s a good fight on their own turf when they feel threatened by big corporations or local government. Inspired in part by snobbery, it’s tribalism with a hint of smugness, and self-entitlement thrown in with a pinch of […]

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 […]