Turbulent Londoners is a series of posts about radical individuals in London’s history who contributed to the city’s contentious past. My definition of ‘Londoner’ is quite loose, anyone who has played a role in protest in the city can be included. 670 more words
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N15 is South Tottenham but I guess if you asked people they may well identify N15 as Seven Sisters.
Brewer’s Dictionary of London Phrase and Fable suggests the name comes from around 1350 when seven sisters about to go their separate ways planted seven elm trees in a ring around a walnut tree. 2,044 more words
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The acclaimed Black filmmaker International Film Festival 2015 (bfmiff2015) returns! ‘Bringing the unseen to light!’ The landmark film festival is back! 209 more words
On Friday, Alan Mak became the first Briton from a Chinese background to be elected to the nation’s parliament, though he doesn’t appear particularly keen to dwell on this fact or the historical circumstances of his heritage. 223 more words