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The London Underground is more than just a way of getting from A to B. It is one of the defining aspects of the city we all have a love/hate relationship with. The Tube has a history as deep and complex as its tunnels, and from tomorrow till 1st December, Londoners will get to explore a small bit of it in a most unusual way.

During November, the London Transport Museum and TfL are opening up London’s most famous ghost station, Read more …

The jumping crowds, the thudding bass, the over-priced beer… everyone loves a good gig. London has hundreds, nay thousands, of places you can go and listen to live music. From the crowds of the O2 and Wembley to the much smaller corner pubs and cafés, there are myriad genres and artists to choose from. We’ve selected a few places where we think a night of live music can’t be beat.

Oval Space, Bethnal Green

Oval Space first opened its doors …

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This Thursday sees the talented young people of Hackney take to the stage of the Hackney Empire, which is celebrating the incredible musical talents of the area’s youth.

The night will see over 300 of Hackney’s young people showing their exceptional gift for music. The performers are all from the borough’s primary, secondary and special schools, featuring students who have excelled at school and borough-wide ensembles.

This year the gala has a special twist and will incorporate the …

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This week’s top picks cover everything you could want from a weekend. We’ve got Halloween films, comedy, light shows, free tea and even Christmas! So whatever your mood is this Saturday and Sunday, you’re sure to find some inspiration on what to do right here.

Backyard Cinema Apocalypse, Camden (31st – 2nd)

The idea for this cinema was born after creator Dominic had one too many underwhelming trips to the movies and said enough was enough. A revolutionary film experience began its journey from makeshift screens and sofas lugged from home, …

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Today, East Village’s award-winning Chelsea Flower Show Garden returns to east London to become part of the brilliant playground, Arc in the Park. It is only thanks to the fantastic work of the Green Team from Groundwork that this is possible.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NFNlWuNDVqQ

Green Team takes locals who have struggled to find a job and …

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