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Duck Duck Goose (DDG) has recently opened its doors at Pop Brixton. The Cantonese restaurant is brought to life by both the food and the décor, inspired by retro Hong Kong cafes and meat shops. Expect to find lots of deliciously cooked BBQ and roasted meats, steamed fish and traditional dishes turned upside down. If you haven’t stepped into the Asian enthused cubby yet then get yourself down there!  

DDG1Image: Duck Duck Goose

Duck Duck Goose was founded and curated by Chef Oli Brown. The restaurant marks his first …

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Breathe everyone and exhale a sigh of relief – it’s Friday again! And now that another winter week’s passed, it’s time to look forward to the weekend when the fun really begins. Don’t worry; it’s not all about Valentine’s Day. Luckily there’s more than enough for singletons to do in London too, and we hope that by Saturday you’ve all worked out where to stash your stuffed toys, single red roses and padded over-sized cards.

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At London Living, we know that listening to and experiencing music is often a very personal experience; hearing a familiar melody can bring back memories in haunting detail, while a new song can excite and inspire. As John Lennon once said, ‘Music is everybody’s possession’.

This is the principle behind a new project to map South London’s black music by artist Barby Asante and brought to our attention by the ever-wonderful Londonist. The South London Black Music Archive at Read more …

Dalston, Portobello, Berwick Street, Chapel Market, Camden, Spitalfields.

These are just a handful of London’s most prominent and established markets, which occupy such an important role in the culture of London and its individual districts.

But what do these markets stand for? What role do they have in the community and how are they evolving?

The marketplace is, and always has been, a poignant theme in London and national culture. We want to look at Brixton Market this time round, as it’s been something of a hot topic over …

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