Moussa Amine Sylla: community organiser and youth worker

Towards the end of last year, DT caught up with Moussa Amine Sylla, community organiser, trainer, project coordinator and youth worker, based at Selby Centre, near White Hart Lane in north Tottenham. Selby Centre, run by Selby Trust, is a social action hub, home to a variety of social enterprises and charities, and a wide range of activities are available to the community. They also … Continue reading Moussa Amine Sylla: community organiser and youth worker

Stuart Glen talks The Cause one year on

It was an almost a year ago that The Cause opened its doors in Tottenham. They have fast become known as a club venue for underground house and techno music and are now known internationally in the dance music scene. They have also collaborated with and supported local businesses and collectives. We had a pint and a catch up with Stuart Glen for an update … Continue reading Stuart Glen talks The Cause one year on

A quick chat with singer-songwriter Cocoa Futures

A quick chat with singer-songwriter Cocoa Futures

DT had a brief chat with Tottenham-based singer-songwriter Greg Sanderson aka Cocoa Futures. Can you tell us a bit about your latest EP – Recovery? Sure, it’s got five songs on it including three bangers. It came out in December last year and we recorded it with a great producer, Brendan Williams, in a lovely studio in Manchester called Low Four. It’s pretty peppy. When … Continue reading A quick chat with singer-songwriter Cocoa Futures

Discovering Tottenham Spring print magazine – stockists

Discovering Tottenham Spring is out now! In this issue you’ll find: Haringey Shed, Brewheadz x Discovering Tottenham collaboration Tottenham Ale, Tottenham’s parks and green spaces, Wolves Lane, coffee shops and more… Grab a copy from one of the below stockists: 639 Enterprise Centre Antwerp Arms Bernie Grant Arts Centre Blighty India Cafe Brewheadz Bruce Castle Museum Chestnuts Community Centre Coombes Croft Library Craving Coffee Downhills … Continue reading Discovering Tottenham Spring print magazine – stockists

Tottenham Ale

Discovering Tottenham x Brewheadz: Tottenham Ale

We’ve teamed up with Brewheadz to create our very own session IPA: Tottenham Ale. We’re throwing a launch party at Brewheadz taproom on 23 March, 2-8pm, Unit 16a, Rosebery Industrial Park, London, N17 9SR. Confirm your attendance on Facebook.  We’ll be stocking our beer in some local bars and venues and you’ll be able to order some bottles online. Stockists: True Craft Mona’s Bar The … Continue reading Discovering Tottenham x Brewheadz: Tottenham Ale

The Post Bar: Tottenham’s latest drinkspot and live music venue

When we noticed a new bar had opened on the High Road, opposite Tottenham Green, we couldn’t resist popping in for a chat. Recently opened by Michela, Camilo and Clement, The Post Bar is Tottenham’s latest drinkspot offering both food and live music from around the world. Michela and Camilo told us all about it. How did it all start? Michela: Camilo has run lots … Continue reading The Post Bar: Tottenham’s latest drinkspot and live music venue

Upholsterers Vanessa Butt & Electra Read-Dagg

Vanessa Butt and Electra Read-Dagg share a studio in Bernard Road opposite Edge. They both also work part time with another upholsterer, Rachael South, based at Lighthouse Studios in Dalston. Vanessa also teaches upholstery and is the technician at London Metropolitan University. Electra had her work shown as part of a collection at the Geffrye Museum curated by Second Sitters. The exhibition was later expanded … Continue reading Upholsterers Vanessa Butt & Electra Read-Dagg

Oliver Smart (Folded Feather)

Oliver Smart has specialised in and performed puppetry (exploring movement through performance) for the last 20 years. He also teaches puppetry, design and performance to performing arts professionals. Oliver creates his artistic work under his own name and does commissioned work through his company, Folded Feather. His studio is on Bernard Road, N15, where he’s been based for the last three years. Oliver has worked … Continue reading Oliver Smart (Folded Feather)