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Living With A Silent Secret

Have you ever thought what it would be like not to be able to hear? Of course not, why would you? When I was six...

Open Your Eyes And Help The Homeless

You get up in the morning, get ready and run out of the house to catch the train to go to work, you get there...

Brexit: A Country Divided?

Prime minister Theresa May has invited us to strengthen her negotiating position with Europe by voting for her in the UK general election on...

Human Cost Of Local Housing Crisis

In a recent survey the charity Shelter found that almost 255,000 are homeless across the UK, and Newham is second in the 'league' of...

Transport for All?

Transport for London (TfL) has been the umbrella organisation providing travel services across London since 2000. TfL's motto is 'Every Journey Matters'; but is that...

‘Read it. Enjoy It’

The third National Shakespeare week has just concluded and as April begins it hath put the spirit of youth into Spring. Organised by The Shakespeare...

East Versus South-East

I recently moved from urban Leytonstone to suburban Blackheath, and for anyone thinking about this direction of travel, let me tell you that the...
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How Green is My Way?

The Greenway is a walk and cycle path stretching for seven kilometres mainly through the Borough of Newham. It was established 20 years ago...

The Inconvenient Muslim

Walking down the bustling Holborn High street, I noticed that it was the epitome of London night life. Bright lights, buskers, the different aromas...

Sleepless Under the Stars

As day turns into night and the stars grace our skies, commuters travel on the Docklands Light Railways from Canary Wharf to Cutty Sark...

Real Freedom For Women: a progress report

The global celebration of women which took place on 8 March - International Women's Day - showed that we have come a long way...

Timms Not Timid

There seemed no better place to delve into the regeneration of East London, than a café on bustling East Ham High Street. And no...
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Disputed Result Of ‘The Week In One’

The most recent episode of our topical quiz show, The Week In One, is currently the subject of a steward's inquiry. A draw was...

My East London

East London has been my home since birth and I finally took the time to take a look at what my home really is....

So What’s Normal Anyway?

I have reached the point in my life where I’m broadly content within myself, with who I am and who I am in society....

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