Discovering Tottenham Fashion & Beauty print magazine – stockists

Discovering Tottenham issue three is out now! This time we’re exploring fashion and beauty businesses in Tottenham. In this issue you’ll find: Martine Rose, Boombastic Braids, Massage In Motion, Simon Maynard Hair, Jose Hendo, Looks Like Me, Tottenham Textiles, Malene Odderschede Bach, King of Trainers and more… Grab a copy from one of the below stockists (we’ll be adding more over the next few days): … Continue reading Discovering Tottenham Fashion & Beauty print magazine – stockists

Avril’s Walks and Talks: African Caribbean Walk Around Tottenham

In partnership with Avril’s Walks and Talks In 1554 King Philip of Spain arrived in London to marry Queen Mary. His entourage included one Balthazar Sanchez, a sweetmaker, and his wife, both of whom were Moors. The King went back to Spain. But what of Balthazar and his wife? Well, they decided to remain in London, setting up home in what is now Tottenham High … Continue reading Avril’s Walks and Talks: African Caribbean Walk Around Tottenham

Women Rise: health and wellbeing activities and workshops

In partnership with Jackson’s Lane Women Rise explores new ways of increasing physical, social and mental well-being through fun and creative events such as circus workshops, yoga classes, self-defence classes and theatre workshops that explore the issues women face. Aimed at women over 55, the activities are based in different locations across Haringey and we offer the option of setting up workshops wherever you need. … Continue reading Women Rise: health and wellbeing activities and workshops

Brewheadz: a friendly Italian run brewery in Tottenham

Brewheadz is run by a friendly team of four Italian friends (the only Italian run brewery in London). Vincenzo Conte (Sales & Marketing), Gianni Rotuno (Head Brewer), Stefano Rotuno (Brewer) and Giovanni Massa (Brewer) all grew up together in Fondi, on the Italian coast in between Rome and Naples. Tottenham has the highest density of breweries in London after Bermonsey (there are now seven!) and … Continue reading Brewheadz: a friendly Italian run brewery in Tottenham

DT issue 3 (Fashion & Beauty) // Idris Barbering Co Launch Party (6/9/18)

We’re teaming up with Idris Barbers to help them launch the shop and celebrate the release of DT issue 3 (Fashion & Beauty). Come and party with us on 6 September from 7pm. You’ll be able to pick up a free copy of the mag and Idris are offering free haircuts all night. You can catch performances from Nicky Earl, 3rdeye and Kayes Mensah, and … Continue reading DT issue 3 (Fashion & Beauty) // Idris Barbering Co Launch Party (6/9/18)

Wellness in the music industry: a conversation with Elroy ‘Spoonface’ Powell

Hannah Place caught up with Elroy ‘Spoonface’ Powell, author of How To Think Beyond A Chart Position. ‘Elroy ‘Spoonface’ Powell recounts from personal experience his own journey of elation and despair while finding fame within the music industry… Covering five key areas, including mental health and wellbeing along with finances, it’s a revealing insight into an industry which many of us today still view with … Continue reading Wellness in the music industry: a conversation with Elroy ‘Spoonface’ Powell

Open House London comes to Tottenham

Open House Weekend London is the world’s largest annual architecture festival giving free public access to 800+ buildings, walks, talks and tours over one weekend. This year, the activities will be taking place on 22 and 23 September. On Sunday 23 September you can help to celebrate Ferry Lane Estate’s 40th anniversary by paying it a visit. Considered high-density housing when built in 1978, the … Continue reading Open House London comes to Tottenham

A walk down Fountayne Road for Open Warehouse Day

By E L Brown On Saturday 18 August the studios of Fountayne Road threw open their doors for Open Warehouse Day. The organisers – all volunteers, who live in the warehouses themselves – invited the artists and makers of the community to share their latest projects with the wider public. The pulse of music could be heard from afar, as DT’s correspondent strolled down the … Continue reading A walk down Fountayne Road for Open Warehouse Day

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