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Bowling Fun in Finsbury Park

Whenever I review a cool thing to do in London, it inevitably ends up being in central or Shoreditch, and usually not as budget friendly as I’d like giving this is a blog about budgeting after all!   301 more words


Exeter Street Bakery

In an example of truly modern marketing, I was sent a Twitter invitation to the opening of a new bakery in Finsbury Park, so last week I rounded up my foodie housemates and trotted to the Exeter Street Bakery for an evening of cocktails, beer and pizza. 594 more words

Food And Drink

Mon 13 Oct 2014: Maybe the last ice cream of the Summer... @RubDiner

My Dad took us for tea at the Rub Slow Food Diner near where we live in Finsbury Park. They sell yummy food like burgers, pulled pork and ice cream sundaes but I don’t know why it’s called slow food cos ours came quite quickly and our waitress was super nice and got me a straw and a seat by the window… 54 more words

Wild's Diary

Finsbury Park emerges from the shadows – but ghosts of radical preachers and slum housing lingers on

It’s a sunny Sunday afternoon and Finsbury Park is alive with the infectious sound of drumming. More than 25 people are sitting in a circle holding their instruments and jamming along to the lively rhythms. 1,190 more words


I'm trying my best... At running

After my break up a few people suggested that I take up exercise as a way of clearing my head and something I could throw myself into. 188 more words


Mon 29 Sept 2014: Conkering the World

Me, Drum and Mummy went out to the park and caught some conkers. Lots and lots of conkers.

My Dad made holes in them and hung them on string. 11 more words

Wild's Diary

What price gentrification?

When I arrived in London almost 18 years ago this October I really didn’t know what I had coming in that first year. Had I known, I probably wouldn’t have boarded the plane.  815 more words

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