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Christmas Day is nearly upon us, so it’s high time to start thinking about the all-important roast dinner! The festive roast is way too good to have just once this year, so make sure you’re making the most of all the delectable places in London Town over the next few weeks! We know exactly where you should go for the Christmas dinner that won’t disappoint, so read on… 

themarksman_christmasfeastingImage: The Marksman Roast Rib

The Marksman
2554 Hackney Road, London, E27SJ

 This old pub on Hackney Road isn’t quite the local …

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You might not feel quite ready to say goodbye to 2016 yet, but the last month of the year is here! It’s flown by, but don’t worry – there’s a whole load of brilliant events lined up across the capital to make your festive season the best yet and to help you see out the year in style. Go on, treat yourself to some Christmas fun! 

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Sliders Curling Club

Roof East, Stratford Centre, E15 1NG

December is prime time to take up a winter sport, right? Say hello to the …

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Pssst, we have an idea for you. It might sound a little strange, but bear with us. Get on down to Stratford’s Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park and try talking to a lamp post or two – trust us, they’ll have a thing or two to say back to you…

 ll-hellolamppost3Image: Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

This intriguing project, called Hello Lamp Post, brings objects in the Park to life (not quite Cogsworth and Chip in Beauty and the Beast, but almost!). It will run throughout November and the …

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With Team GB proudly setting an Olympic record by winning 67 medals at the Rio 2016 Games, it’s already been a great year for British sport. And with the Paralympics launching today, we’re sure there’s going to be plenty more medals to add to GB’s tally! Now it’s your turn to join the sporting fun, with the Festival of Basketball coming to Stratford between 1pm and 5.30pm this Saturday! The best bit? It’s free!

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It’s the first time the special event will be coming to the borough – and as the home …

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We all know that east London is home to some of the most exciting innovators in the country. After all, the Silicon Roundabout is the third largest technology start-up hotspot area in the world, after San Francisco and New York City. But east London is never a place to rest on its laurels – and now Europe’s largest Innovation Centre is coming to Stratford!

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Here East, in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in Stratford’s E20, has just announced it will soon be home to the exciting new centre. The …

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