4 ways to feel like a local in North London

It was a bank holiday, there was a heatwave, and we were heading south. Last weekend — for a mere 48 hours — we waltzed about… 608 more words


Prawn On The Lawn, N1

When I was a naive and tedious youth, a good friend who was a little older and a whole lot wiser used to speak of TWOT nights. 746 more words

Farang - get there quick!

We stumbled across Farang during a weekend walk from Finsbury Park to Highbury, and after drooling over the menu we booked a table for Sunday lunch. 453 more words

Restaurants Beyond E17

Dear Mr Wenger

Dear Mr Wenger,

In regards to your claim that certain teams are on holiday, taking a dig at West Ham United in particular, I would like to cast your memory back to 2006. 208 more words

West Ham United

Farang, Highbury

Wow I’ve been awful with keeping you updated on recent food adventures, I sincerely apologise. So to make up for my absence going to kick things back off by keeping it local and telling you about the recent residency of a great thai place in Highbury. 419 more words


Joan of Arc: a first for London

The location of St Joan of Arc church in Highbury, London

The nave in the church of St Joan of Arc (c.2000), Highbury, London

St Joan of Arc church in Highbury, London (n.d.) from a parsih publication of 2013… 592 more words


Tom Grennan: The Next Big Thing

Tom Grennan

Union Chapel, Highbury – 20th April 2017

Bringing the rowdy passion of the football terraces to a 19th century Gothic church is an unlikely combination from a rising pop-soul star, but Bedford bluesman Tom Grennan absolutely nails it.  621 more words

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