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Ridley Road by Jo Bloom - Independent on Sunday Review

Ridley Road by Jo Bloom, book review: An ambitious, but not wholly successful debut

Bloom has found an episode in London’s history that should be better known… 489 more words

Book Reviews

The Great Interior Design Challenge and a moment with David Hicks

We love The Great Interior Design Challenge on BBC2, an opportunity for amateur designers to work with their first client in buildings of architectural interest. Deco flats, 1920’s beach huts, medieval houses and eco live work units are the blank canvas for sometimes innovative and occasionally unworkable interior makeovers. 235 more words


Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick and Tich - Last night in Soho

The summer of 1968. In Soho, that seedy part of what was then Swinging London, a young lad tries to make a name for himself as a gangster. 498 more words