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Britain’s Got Stamina

Being in the audience for Britain’s Got Talent requires more staying power than I bargained for. It’s not like you just walk in and...

Small Houses With Big Voices

The Victoria and Albert Museum of Childhood in Bethnal Green, is home to an historic collection of doll's houses. These are diminutive in scale,...

Museum Workers Take Action

Contractual changes introduced by Royal Museums Greenwich (RMG), including the National Maritime Museum, Queen's House and the Royal Observatory, have prompted members of the...

Review: NYFW 2018

Tom Ford impressed audiences with an Edie Sedgwick meets Rodeo Drive approach to attitude. This strong-lined and business-forward attire was tinged with a sparkle of...

Black Heroes

With the Black Panther movie all over the news, I decided to trawl the entertainment landscape for other black heroes. Black Lightning is not a superhero that...

Black Excellence

It's here and it's brilliant! Black Panther has finally arrived on the big screen with a shell-shocking storyline which forces you to the edge of...

Black Mirror Gets Darker

Have you looked at yourself in the mirror recently? If you don’t have any desire to do so, not to worry, there's a better,...

‘Nothing Beats A Londoner’?

London is full of international students who run away from their countries for a better future. Like it says in the new Nike advert,...

Journey Through Jazz

Whether it's trad, acid, or mainstream, jazz comes in a variety of forms, but it's rare to find different styles combined in a way...

Support for Stephen

On Monday I went down to the Home Office to join a demonstration organised by a Newham student - Naomi Tomlinson – to stop...

This is What We Really, REALLY Want!

The first image of The Spice Girls to make it into the public domain since their 2012 Olympics reunion, has the band’s fans speculating...

S.O.S No. 5: Sex-Working In A Brothel

“When my clients are on drugs, I make more money…” Ellie came to London from Brazil on a tourist visa 18 months ago (her name...

Cloverfield’s Surprise Sequel

In 2008, Matt Reeves and J. J. Abrams released the successful but relatively self-contained Cloverfield. Its intimate perspective and self-restraint in showing the “Clover...

S.O.S No 4: Strip Dancing

“Outside of work I am a very ‘normal’ person. I see my friends, go to the gym and watch conspiracy documentaries. I don’t think...

Monetisation and Moderation

Last month, I wrote about YouTube’s disastrous year. In 2017 the platform struggled under the weight of controversies involving their biggest producers, advertisers pulling...

2018: Year Of The Vegan?

Is 2018 set to be The Year of the Vegan? In January there was #Veganuary, a charitable campaign to encourage non-vegans to move towards a...

Inside Charles Jeffrey’s Come Up

Filling the North Greenwich gallery space with avant-garde shapes and primary colours, the artist and fashion designer, Charles Jeffrey, has created an absurd reality...

Black Panther: the Movie and the Movement

It's almost here, the first Marvel film with a predominantly black cast. The UK release of Black Panther is on February 12th. The official trailer -...

Gaga for Gaga

I was lucky enough to see Lady Gaga in Birmingham just before she was forced to cancel the rest of her current tour because...

S.O.S. No 3: The Pro-Dominatrix

"Unfortunately there are many naive subs who've read Fifty Shades of Shit and dream of a hunky billionaire to rescue them. That book has...

Sports

Riders Cruise To Cup Victory Over Luckless Lions

Lions suffered Valentine’s Day heartbreak on Wednesday as Leicester left the capital with a 90-81 victory during the first leg of the BBL Trophy...

Final Farewell – Last Game Of The Season For UEL Hockey

This final hockey match of the 2017/18 BUCS season is finally here! The concluding game takes place away against University College London at Southgate...

UEL Badminton Enter the Final Stages

As we come to the end of a lengthy break without any competition, this hopefully will give us the drive and determination to complete...

Raiders Run In Romford Comes To An End

The London Raiders team faced Basingstoke Bisons on Sunday evening at Sapphire Ice and Leisure Centre. Raiders started an unchanged line-up in front of a...

Dimi Aims To Light Up Essex

Essex have named Dimitri Mascarenhas as their new assistant coach ahead of the 2018 season. Mascarenhas joins Essex as Anthony McGrath’s right-hand man for the...

Orient Look to Seal Another Win

Leyton Orient will be hoping for a third consecutive away league victory when they travel to struggling Chester at the Swansway Chester Stadium on...

UEL Aim For Cup Glory

The University of East London’s Men’s Football first team are aiming to qualify for the quarter finals of the BUCS Football 2017-2018 – Trophy...

Young Hammers Held By Local Rivals Spurs

West Ham's U23s earned a valiant point against their local rivals Tottenham U23s at the Chigwell Construction Stadium on Monday night in a 2-2...

Orient Looking To Coast Past Fylde

Leyton Orient will be looking to maintain their unbeaten record on the road in 2018 when they travel to promotion chasers AFC Fylde in...

Lions Hope For Cup Romance Ahead Of Clash With Riders

The London Lions will host the Leicester Riders in a valentine’s day BBL Trophy semi-final match up on Wednesday night at the Copper Box...

Wolves Sneak Up On Timid Lions

The London Lions were shocked by the Worcester Wolves on Friday night, as the away side cruised to a 97-85 victory at the Copper...

Robinson’s A Team Player For The Lions

London Lions point-guard Justin Robinson may be leading his team in assists and steals, as well as being second-top scorer, but the player is...

Hammers Fan Action Causes a Stir in East London

Tensions among the West Ham faithful have reached a fever-pitch this season; growing discontent in the terraces at London Stadium has led to the...

Genesis Not Going Down Without A Fight

Halfway into futsal's first ever FA National Super League season and east London based side, Genesis FC find themselves bottom of the table. This may...

Addicks Rout Rovers

  The Charlton Women’s team have progressed to the 5th round of the FA Women’s Cup after a thrilling 3-2 victory in extra time away...

Hackney’s Jay Ajayi’s Path To The Super Bowl

Super Bowl 52 saw the Philadelphia Eagles win their first title against the five-time champions New England Patriots 41-33 at the U.S. Bank Stadium...

A Royal Thrashing for UEL

The table has turned. UEL are devastated with yesterday's outcome. They now sit in third place three points behind Queen Mary. Both UEL and QM...

Desperate Times Call For Desperate Daggers Measures

In a recent club statement, it was explained that the club’s takeover by Mr Glyn Hopkin, who had recently purchased 74% of the club,...

Lions Poised To Devour The Wolves

The Worcester Wolves travel to the Copper Box Arena this Friday at 7:30pm to take on the London Lions. Previously, the capital city side won...

Siddle And Zampa Sign For Essex

Essex have signed Australians Peter Siddle and Adam Zampa ahead of the 2018 cricket season. The 33-year-old Siddle has played 62 tests and taken over...

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