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Yesterday, 10:40

A moving Norse myth soundtrack captured live, released after nearly two decades in the archives

Food blogger and columnist Ms Marmite Lover rounds up the best books for cooks this Christmas

Chefs at the Kings Cross independent restaurant are boxing up roasts, Turkey and trimmings and Saturday night feasts to be served from fridge to plate in an hour

Three London Jewish artists exhibit at Chabad Islington’s gallery and community space in Upper Street on the site of the borough’s first synagogue since 1967

Former Mossbourne Academy pupil Deschanel Gordon has gone from playing keyboard in a Hackney church to impressing the judges at a near empty Cadogan Hall

Frances offers tips for meals that can be whipped up from store cupboard ingredients including this traditional Welsh teatime treat

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Thursday, November 19, 2020

Son of David, Brandon Cronenberg has come of age with a disturbing, startling body horror movie about personality hijacking by an assassin to get close to her prey

Le Marche Des Chefs has been supplying Michelin-starred restaurants for two decades and is now delivering hampers of top quality seasonal ingredients within the M25

Ex Arsenal defender commissioned Nigerian artist Chinwe Ifeoma Chukwuogo-Roy to capture the pre-match excitement in Avenell Road during Invincibles unbeaten season

Up-and-coming Islington R&B singer releases new single that chimes with the times

These rough around the edges, unnerving classics remind us how Romero created a new movie genre that has come to satirise the rise of Western consumerism

Ron Howard’s screen adaptation of J.D. Vance’s potentially interesting memoir about growing up poor, serves up the standard sentimental fare about family

Chilly triumphs in bid to unite and refresh disparate elements of the Christmas canon. Rejoice!

Eating Out

Thursday, November 26, 2020

Chefs at the Kings Cross independent restaurant are boxing up roasts, Turkey and trimmings and Saturday night feasts to be served from fridge to plate in an hour

Thursday, November 19, 2020

Frances offers tips for meals that can be whipped up from store cupboard ingredients including this traditional Welsh teatime treat

Wednesday, November 18, 2020

Le Marche Des Chefs has been supplying Michelin-starred restaurants for two decades and is now delivering hampers of top quality seasonal ingredients within the M25

Thursday, November 12, 2020

Order seasonal bottles soon before the Christmas rush advises Ham&High wine expert Liz

Wednesday, November 4, 2020

The bigger sister of Jolene in Newington Green serves hearty generous pizzas and pastries, turning humble ingredients into dishes to remember

Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Sustainability is the latest watchword in wine-making with producers not only ditching chemicals to go organic but looking at packaging, water use and treatment of workers

Friday, October 2, 2020

Crouch End entrepreneur Matthew Cockerill is trying to haul the cookbook into the 21st century with a subscription service offering foodies access to hundreds of recipes

Music

Yesterday, 10:40

A moving Norse myth soundtrack captured live, released after nearly two decades in the archives

Monday, November 23, 2020

Former Mossbourne Academy pupil Deschanel Gordon has gone from playing keyboard in a Hackney church to impressing the judges at a near empty Cadogan Hall

Monday, November 16, 2020

Up-and-coming Islington R&B singer releases new single that chimes with the times

Monday, November 16, 2020

Chilly triumphs in bid to unite and refresh disparate elements of the Christmas canon. Rejoice!

Monday, November 9, 2020

Unexpected second record grinds gloomy indie-pop from the bowels of lockdown.

Tuesday, October 20, 2020

The National frontman’s alchemical swirls of dark lyricism and classic country soul make for an intoxicating debut.

Monday, October 19, 2020

Camden Market radio service CDNX plays old and new music but founder Sammy Jacob says there will always be a need for live gigs

Theatre

Friday, October 23, 2020

The 90-seat Arcola Outside will bring Covid-safe community performances to Dalston during the pandemic

Theatres, museums and arts organisations across the boroughs are breathing a sigh of relief after successfully applying for the Cultural Recovery Fund to help during the pandemic

The seven week reopening season features turns by Silent Faces, Charles Court Opera and Christmas cabaret from the Cocoa Butter Club in a redesigned auditorium

Beyonce meets Boleyn as the hit Tudor takedown becomes the first musical back in the West End this November

The Ballad of Corona V at Islington’s The Big House sees young actors who have been through the care system explore the comedy, tragedy and inequalities of the pandemic

Reach for the Stars is inspired by NASA astronaut Mae Jemison and will tour to schools in November with live family shows at Little Angel Studios on weekends

After seven months of closure, the pub venue is once again selling tickets for October’s Tales From The Golden Age by Ian Dixon Potter

As the Islington pub theatre waits to hear if it qualifies for Government rescue funds it has secured a grant to create five new pieces of digital work

Hackney Empire, the Almeida, Pentameters and the Lion&Unicorn are among the venues hoping to benefit from Crowdfunder and the Theatres Trust’s Save Our Theatres campaign

A backlog of weddings, free desk space for isolated artists, and a youth board to help steer the not for profit arts centre are also part of reopening plans

The Puppet Theatre is running a two week festival of children’s theatre and workshops including their popular show The Slightly Annoying Elephant in Islington Square

A Hackney theatre has announced its pantomime will be postponed until 2021.

Set in a housing estate playground, Mark Lindow’s Estimated Waiting Time is due to be performed free for local residents.

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