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Italian and Spanish influenced food, boards of full-bodied cheeses and a wine cave. No, you’re not dreaming – these are just some of the things you can find at Darkhorse restaurant and bar, the newest addition to the ever-growing circle of superb retailers in Stratford’s East Village. Read on to find out what other delights this latest E20 arrival has to offer.

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Opening its doors just over a week ago, Darkhorse is an extremely exciting addition to the area for anyone with a taste for modern …

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As much as we love winter in London, there’s no denying that the combination of cold windy days and dry indoor heat can really takes its toll on your hair! Luckily, popular London hair group, Blue Tit, have just opened a shiny new salon in the heart of East Village, so there’s never been a better time to book yourself in to keep those tresses in check.

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Serving some of London’s most up and coming areas, Blue Tit have already conquered Peckham, Dalston, …

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Into your theatre? You’ve probably already tried and tested some of London’s most iconic West End spots and watched some unforgettable plays. But have you ever wandered beyond the straight-out-of-Broadway extravaganzas and discovered some brilliant amateur, alternative or intimate theatres in the capital? Well, here’s our round up of the best of the bunch. Grab your tickets!

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Theatre Royal Stratford East
Gerry Raffles Square, E15 1BN

Billing itself as a people’s theatre, Stratford East’s Theatre Royal underlines the importance of local theatre to the community and …

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With summer exhibitions coming to a close and new ones popping up across the capital, it’s the perfect time to feed your cultural side and get yourself to a gallery. Whether it’s finally squeezing in a visit to an exhibition that’s been on your to-do list all summer, or wanting to find something new; our top exhibitions should set you off to a great start.

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BP Portrait Award 2015
National Portrait Gallery, WC2H 0HE
Until 20 September

One not to miss, the BP Portrait Award is displayed at …

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Over the past three years, the former Athletes’ Village in Stratford has gone from being home to some of the world’s best sporting heroes, to one of London’s most stylish residential postcodes. Now, with a brand new café open for business, it’s also set to be the place to get a delicious plate of Italian grub!

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Pasticceria and bakery Signorelli opened its doors in East Village last month. Offering sweet and savoury dishes, brilliant breads and excellent coffee throughout the day, this is certainly a …

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