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Culture

the best things to watch, see and do this week in the UK

Get your indispensable gui-De to leisure action, with our culture highlights of the week.
Roisin Lanigan
5.13.19
Culture

join the londoners campaigning for an lgbtq+ community centre

London has no dedicated space that exists specifically for the needs of its LGBTQ+ community. That needs to change.
Amelia Abraham
5.16.18
London

why we need to save hackney wick

Hackney Wick’s unique artistic community is under threat. We speak to the residents organising a campaign to save it from the claws of developers.
Tom Rasmussen
7.29.16
Music

​dalston’s dance tunnel is closing its doors

You gotta fight for your right to party. But what if there’s nowhere left to party in?
Matthew Whitehouse
4.12.16
Music

​mykki blanco, young fathers and anna calvi confirmed for visions festival

The first wave of acts have been revealed for the multi-venue Hackney music festival on 6 August.
Charlotte Gush
3.18.16
Music

it's grime time! come party with i-D Mix and celebrate london's favourite genre

i-D Mix is back at Shapes in Hackney for another road block event.
i-D Staff
8.12.15
News

​huge rent hikes force closure of another legendary gay venue

The George and Dragon pub in Hackney will close due to rent increases.
Nick Levine
8.12.15
News

​hit up james long’s hackney pop-up shop

The designer opens a temporary store in London, open from today until Sunday.
Stuart Brumfitt
2.24.15
Music

premiere: j. spades ft. tinie tempah and professor green: slick rick (remix)

Hackney rapper J. Spades celebrates Slick Rick and calls on Tinie and Prof Green for a remix to end all remixes.
i-D Team
2.5.15
News

lip-synch for your life in london

Jonny Woo launches a new talent contest at The Glory in Hackney.
Princess Julia
1.22.15
Music

king krule, if the crown fits, wear it

King Krule may only be 19, but his debut album 6 Feet Beneath The Moon introduces him as an exciting talent far older than his years.
Jeremy Abbott
11.19.13