True Craft: sourdough pizza and craft beer on West Green Road

On 15 August, DT was invited to the private launch of True Craft on West Green Road. South Tottenham residents may remember it previously as the West Green Tavern. True Craft, run by John Lewis, David Lewis and Oz Earl, is the place to go if you enjoy sourdough pizza and craft beer, and comes complete with a bottle shop. When the team got the space … Continue reading True Craft: sourdough pizza and craft beer on West Green Road

Mona’s Bar: a chilled out space to sip on a cocktail

DT popped into Mona’s Bar a couple of days after they opened to have a chat with co-owners Chig and Kate. Chig grew up near Wood Green and Edmonton and has lived in Tottenham for the last five years, and for the last 10 years, has been a professional DJ. Kate is originally from Poland and has been a cocktail bartender in London for over … Continue reading Mona’s Bar: a chilled out space to sip on a cocktail

Festival of Learning across Tottenham and beyond

Haringey Adult Learning Services (HALS) is the council learning service that specialises in teaching adults aged 19 or over. They offer a number of courses that are short, focused and designed to fit study in around work and family commitments. Over the summer, HALS teamed up with partners across the borough to offer a series of taster events to adults aged 19+ as part of the Festival of … Continue reading Festival of Learning across Tottenham and beyond

We chat to the Tottenham Green neighbourhood police team about Operation Hake

Last month, DT visited Tottenham Police Station for a chat with the Tottenham Green Neighbourhood police team, to find out about Operation Hake which focused on the Seven Sisters station High Road exit and around the market. Each ward has a team of four. A sergeant, Thomas Hassan, two PCs, Jason Taylor and Kayleigh Mitcham, and PCSO Avroulla Wyke make up the neighbourhood team for … Continue reading We chat to the Tottenham Green neighbourhood police team about Operation Hake

Tottenham based Prestige Patisserie win Great Taste Award 2018

Popular local business, Prestige Patisserie, who were featured in our first print issue (Food & Drink), have won a 1-star Great Taste Award for their Salted Caramel, Chocolate and Walnut Tart. The patisserie, which opened in October 2016, is lovingly run by Tottenham-locals George and Geanina Ursache. 500 judges, including food critics, food writers, chefs, cooks, restaurateurs and producers, voted on over 12,600 products. They found … Continue reading Tottenham based Prestige Patisserie win Great Taste Award 2018

New Chieftains: Tottenham chapter exhibition launch (29/7/18)

Ahead of the exhibition launch of the Tottenham chapter of the New Chieftain photography project at The Cove on 29 July, we popped into Blighty India Cafe and had a cuppa with Agenda Brown, the man behind it all. Can you give us a brief overview of the New Chieftains project? The New Chieftains are a tribe defined by their tenacity; they are non-conformists and … Continue reading New Chieftains: Tottenham chapter exhibition launch (29/7/18)

Tottenham Now Arts Projects: a quick chat with Susan Ibreck

We had a quick chat with Susan Ibreck, the lady behind Tottenham Now Arts Projects. They are responsible for the newly decorated air duct near Paige Green just across from Seven Sisters station (see feature image by Ulrike Leyens). They have also just finished an exhibition at the Bernie Grant Arts Centre in collaboration with some local schools. Can you tell me a bit about … Continue reading Tottenham Now Arts Projects: a quick chat with Susan Ibreck

DT music showcase (26/7/18): GIN

Ahead of our event at The Antwerp Arms on Thursday 26 July we had a chat with DJ, GIN, who is also co-founder of female led collectives Resis’Dance and Goldsnap. Reserve your free ticket on Eventbrite and see an array of musical talent from in and around Tottenham. When did you first get into DJing? I got into it properly about seven years ago. I … Continue reading DT music showcase (26/7/18): GIN

DT music showcase (26/7/18): Bahar Dopran

Ahead of our event at The Antwerp Arms on Thursday 26 July we had a chat with one our performers, Bahar Dopran. Reserve your free ticket on Eventbrite and see an array of musical talent from in and around Tottenham. When did you first get into music? I’ve always loved music. I came out the womb and music would be playing I’d be doing this … Continue reading DT music showcase (26/7/18): Bahar Dopran