The Bluecoats: A new pub for Tottenham

On 7 June we were invited to the private launch of The Bluecoats pub on Tottenham High Road. The Bluecoats have taken over from The Pride of Tottenham, gutted the building and given it a total revamp. They’ve moved the bar to the back of the main space, with an events room and kitchen (which will be the home of popular burger restaurant Lucky Chip) … Continue reading The Bluecoats: A new pub for Tottenham

Discovering Tottenham Music & Performance print magazine – stockists

Discovering Tottenham Music & Performance print magazine – stockists

Discovering Tottenham issue two has landed. This time we’re exploring music and the performing arts. In this issue you’ll find: Forgotten Circus School, Greenaway & Greenaway, Playlist: Ten artists out of Tottenham, Tottenham’s music venues, Tottenham Community Choir, New Tottenham Singers, LIFT Festival and more… We’ll popping into the Holcombe Market Family Funday on Saturday 26 May. You’ll also find us at Tottenham Green Market … Continue reading Discovering Tottenham Music & Performance print magazine – stockists

Video: Greenaway & Greenaway

Video: Greenaway & Greenaway

Tottenham-based Jude Greenaway is half of Greenaway & Greenaway, which he runs alongside his brother, Jolyon, who is based in Berlin. They specialise in both commercial and artistic audio-visual work. They cover a range of skills including motion graphics, filming, editing and post production across different media including huge screens, projection and LEDs. Jude also runs two vinyl and digital record labels, Yellow Machine (‘experimental … Continue reading Video: Greenaway & Greenaway

StART Haringey update: GLA purchase land on the St Ann's Hospital site

StART Haringey update: GLA purchase land on the St Ann’s Hospital site

Last week it was announced that the two thirds of the land on the St Ann’s Hospital site has been purchased by the GLA (Greater London Authority). This will be the first time that the Mayor of London’s new £250million Land Fund has been used. Community land trust StART Haringey have been working on a proposal for genuinely affordable housing on the site since 2015, … Continue reading StART Haringey update: GLA purchase land on the St Ann’s Hospital site

Piquant Collections: a new furniture & homeware shop in Tottenham

Piquant Collections: a new furniture & homeware shop in Tottenham

By E L Brown DT stopped by Piquant Collections – the newest arrival at Gaunson House on Markfield Road – to check out their selection of furniture, gifts and homeware, and have a chat with founder Claire Nurden about her venture. DT: Hello Claire! What do you do here at Piquant? Claire Nurden: The whole focus of what I do here is accessible design: taking … Continue reading Piquant Collections: a new furniture & homeware shop in Tottenham

When Test Pressing festival came to Tottenham

When Test Pressing festival came to Tottenham

The end of April saw the very first Test Pressing festival come to Tottenham. This is the first time in recent years that a number of venues across Tottenham have hosted a music festival. Test Pressing was organised by LNZRT, Bad Vibrations, SC&P. We popped down to the event which was was hosted at Five Miles, The Cove and Bones & Pearl on Markfield Road, … Continue reading When Test Pressing festival came to Tottenham

Playlist: Ten artists out of Tottenham

Playlist: Ten artists out of Tottenham

We selected ten artists who have a strong connection to Tottenham. First seen in our Music & Performance print special. We recommend you put on a good pair of headphones or blast these through your speakers… Adele – Rolling in the Deep A playlist about Tottenham musicians wouldn’t be complete without one of the biggest selling artists of recent times. Adele recently appeared on The … Continue reading Playlist: Ten artists out of Tottenham

Yung Club Wild Pilates at The Cove (22/05/18)

Yung Club Wild Pilates at The Cove (22/05/18)

Yung Club and The Cove, on Markfield Road, are launching an immersive fashion fitness pop up this summer. Yung Club Wild Pilates kicks off on Tuesday 22 May and will run from 6.30pm until 8.30pm. The class will be a fully immersive experience and attendees will learn pilates alongside music relative animations. Yung Club welcome the local community and are offering a reduced rate of … Continue reading Yung Club Wild Pilates at The Cove (22/05/18)

National Garden Scheme bringing open gardens to Tottenham and beyond

National Garden Scheme bringing open gardens to Tottenham and beyond

By Matthew Bradby (Chair, Tottenham Civic Society) Think of Tottenham and you don’t immediately think of gardens. But in fact, Tottenham has a wealth of private gardens, providing refuges for urban wildlife and places for people to relax and unwind, especially now summer is here. The National Garden Scheme is a national charity that opens private gardens to the public, raising around £3.5m every year. … Continue reading National Garden Scheme bringing open gardens to Tottenham and beyond

LIFT biennial festival of international theatre comes to Tottenham

This June, LIFT are holding their biennial festival of international theatre across London. Half way through their six year Tottenham programme, LIFT have commissioned three Tottenham Original pieces: SESSION, Nightwalks with Teenagers and Small Wonders. LIFT work with the Tottenham UpLifters, a group of 30 teenagers from Duke’s Aldridge Academy and The Vale School based on the Northumberland Park estate, who are taking part in … Continue reading LIFT biennial festival of international theatre comes to Tottenham