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Calling all east London artists, illustrators, graphic designers and sculptors! East Village is looking for outstanding pieces of artwork to display in its foyers over the next 15 months. Sounds like it could be right up your street? Read on…

East Village Book of Buildings: N09

The artworks will decorate the East Village foyers from January 2015, with each foyer receiving different pieces of art to display pride of place! Although there are 32 foyers in East Village, it’s hoped approximately 80 works in total will be displayed as the …

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Believe it or not, we are coming up to the half-way point of the first school term of the year, so the parents amongst you are likely to be wondering how you’re going to entertain your little ones. Luckily for you, there’s plenty taking place over the next week to keep those young minds occupied. Come rain or shine, here are some suggestions of how to get the family out the house and having fun together this Half Term:

1. London Bus Sculpture Trail
Ongoing

Various locations around E20 and London

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Investigative arts organisation Siobhan Davies Dance has now released its latest Extend It workshops for primary teachers looking to develop and structure dance with children and bring a little extra creativity to the classroom.

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Siobhan Davies Dance is offering three Extend It workshops, sponsored by Delancey. These engaging practical workshops offer primary school teachers different practical approaches and adaptable methods to use dance as a creative tool for delivering curriculum subjects. Teachers will also come away with different choreographic approaches to make dance pieces with …

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Batten down the hatches, turn down the lights and get ready for the spookiest time of the year. Love it or loathe it – Halloween is nearly upon us and soon it’ll be impossible to escape cobwebbed windows and ghoulish masks, so you may as well embrace it all and join the fun. There are endless Halloween events taking place around the city this year, but we’ve shortlisted five of the best to suit a range of ages… and levels of bravery.

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Living in London can sometimes be hectic. But look beyond the crowded streets and there are plenty of quiet places to relax in the capital. So if you’re ever feeling a bit wound up and in need of a bit of ‘me time’, head to one of these spots and treat yourself to a few pages in peace.

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Lee Valley Regional Park
EN2 9HG

Just north of our East Village homes spans more than 10,000 acres of beautiful open space in Lee Valley Regional Park. Created as …

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