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Are you looking for something a little bit different to do one evening this week? Well this is your last chance to go and experience the immersive performance piece created by X-NN Systems, ‘The Forest’. If you decide to go, you will find yourself in the vaults of London’s Waterloo, where the creators of ‘Dr Leon: Neutral Enhancement and The Observatory’ introduce you to a weird and wacky multi-sensory test designed to show how you process data…

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We recently interviewed Hannah, the producer of The Forest, to find out a bit more …

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New Year, new start, and even more things to do in our beautiful capital! We’ve got a fresh list of ways to kick off 2016 in style, and set the bar for a great year to come. So pull yourself out of Christmas hibernation and get going!

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New Year’s Day Parade
Central London
1 January

See in 2016 with this spectacular parade, which will weave its way through central London on 1January – more than 8,000 performers will take part in the celebration! The event is now in …

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We all know that as we head into the month of December, things can get a little crazy with the thought of Christmas being only moments away. The countdown is on to get everything prepared for the biggest festive day of the year and so – this can only mean one thing – a lot of Christmas shopping!

I think we can all agree that heading down to the overcrowded Oxford Street to tick off the people on your Christmas list is not always a relaxing experience, so instead we are making this process a little bit easier for you with …

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Once again it’s Monday (How fast did that go?!) and of course that means we’re back with a #MakerMonday treat for you all.

Hang tight as we introduce you to Opendesk, a local furniture maker who are changing up the traditional ways of manufacturing and distribution. We found that they have been incredibly busy with a lot of different projects since their last interview with Here East in May. It wasn’t long ago that they were in the States sitting on the panel for the World Maker Faire in September alongside ShopBot and 100k garages!

At the moment, these guys have been …

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Here East is London’s home for making, located at the heart of Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in London.

Already home to the likes of BT Sport, it also seems to be becoming the stomping ground for our new generation of makers and innovators, who are disrupting the old ways of thinking and doing, to give us all a brighter and better future! We have a big appreciation for this emerging breed of challengers and creators and so… we have decided to start sharing Here East’s #MakerMonday posts with you each week. In other words we’re going to give you some much …

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