Seven Sisters Market: what’s going on?

Anyone familiar with the area of Seven Sisters in Tottenham has probably come across Seven Sisters Market. From the outside, asides from Pueblito Paisa Cafe, you would be forgiven for walking past, not realising what’s inside. Behind the doors lies another world. Seven Sisters Market is the biggest Latin American market in the UK – you’ll find cuisine from Colombia and other regions of Central … Continue reading Seven Sisters Market: what’s going on?

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

A friendly chat with Holly Chaves of Wine & Rind

A friendly chat with Holly Chaves of Wine & Rind

By Duncan Powell Holly Chaves is the owner and operator of Wine & Rind, a small but busy cheese shop tucked away in Holcombe Market off the High Road. Some Tottenham residents will likely already know of Holly, either from her store or from an encounter at the Beehive or another local pub. She is a Tottenham local through and through, born in the area … Continue reading A friendly chat with Holly Chaves of Wine & Rind

Ten 87: music production and artist studios in Tottenham

In partnership with Ten 87 DT had a sit down and chat with Rob Burn, founder and owner of Ten 87 Studios in South Tottenham. Ten 87 offer professional soundproof recording studios for producers, engineers and artists. They own studios in Gaunson House, 39a Markfield Road (which houses) Five Miles and recently opened a third space in The High Cross Centre on Fountayne Road. They … Continue reading Ten 87: music production and artist studios in Tottenham

Tottenham Refugee Alliance

By Amy Bush A local community group are working to raise funds and recruit volunteers to help a refugee family fleeing conflict find a safe home in Tottenham. The Tottenham Refugee Alliance (TRA) are applying to become community sponsors under the Home Office’s Vulnerable Persons Resettlement Scheme (VPRS). The VPRS helps refugees who have been affected by the conflict in Syria, particularly women and children … Continue reading Tottenham Refugee Alliance

Satan’s Gravy: hot sauce made by musicians

2019 has flown by so far and we first met Karyo at Haringey Winter Festival on Tottenham Green back in December. It’s not often you encounter a group of musicians who have decided to produce their own hot sauce. We sampled it and can confirm it is indeed hot, but tasty! Duncan of Karyo told us all about their hot sauce Satan’s Gravy. How did … Continue reading Satan’s Gravy: hot sauce made by musicians

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

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