Bethnal Green

Unexploded World War Two Bomb Brings Behtnal Green To A Halt

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 10.08.2015 | UK

An unexploded Second World War bomb has brought part of east London to a standstill, as emergency services evacuated 150 people to deal with the devic...

As a Failed MP, Maybe It's Time George Galloway Switched Professions

Shamim Chowdhury | Posted 12.05.2015 | UK Politics
Shamim Chowdhury

Now that he finds himself without a day job, maybe it is time for Galloway to focus his energies on what he does best. Maybe he will do a greater service to society as an activist and speaker fighting for the causes he believes in rather than a salaried MP who doesn't seem to create enough of an impact to get re-elected.

The Bethnal Green Front-line

Joff Sharpe | Posted 11.05.2015 | UK
Joff Sharpe

I recently had the privilege of joining a group of teenage school children at the centre. They had written and were rehearsing radio shows for live broadcast on East London Radio later this month.

Police 'Could Have Stopped' Syria-Bound Schoolgirls, But Airline Raised No Alarm

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 21.02.2015 | UK

Questions have been raised over how three runaway schoolgirls were able to leave the country so easily, amid fears they have fled to Syria to join Isl...

Desperate Hunt For Three Girls From Top London School 'Headed To Syria To Join ISIS'

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 20.02.2015 | UK

Police have issued an urgent plea to stop three missing girls from an "outstanding" London academy reaching Syria in a suspected bid to join the Islam...

Should We Evangelise? Reflections, and Tips, From the World of Inter-Faith

Julian Bond | Posted 03.02.2015 | UK
Julian Bond

Our dialogues which both underpin and overarch our practical initiatives will include reflecting on what we might say together, and differently, about the mission of Jesus Christ and the Prophet Muhammad...

Voga: The Party Girl's Exercise Class

Eve Simmons | Posted 01.06.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Eve Simmons

"You've got to let your body feel WHAM!'s Rhythm", the teacher explains, "once you've mastered that - it's just about timing your pulsations". WHAM - an interesting choice of background music I thought, but the minute Diana Ross hit the speakers, I knew this was not your usual Yoga class.

Where to get The Best Coffee in London

Maria Chiorando | Posted 08.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Maria Chiorando

So the top London places? I don't drink animal secretions, so with a hearty screw you to those establishments with gourmisan-pretensions and a refusal to serve anything other than full-fat bovine breast milk, I present my own humble guide to the finest vegan and omnivore-friendly brews in (East) London.

Film Screening: 'The House I Live In' at The Oval Space - An Event That Should Not Be Missed

Jason Reed | Posted 03.02.2013 | UK Entertainment
Jason Reed

Owing to its immeasurable impact there is a special screening: On 11 December, at the prestigious Oval Space, Bethnal Green, The House I Live In will be shown with the accompaniment of a panel discussion complete with the erudite people who are on the frontlines of the drug policy discourse.

The Great Ealing Film Challenge 73: It Always Rains on Sunday (1947)

Dr Keith M. Johnston | Posted 05.08.2012 | UK Entertainment
Dr Keith M. Johnston

It Always Rains on Sunday, Googie Withers' last film with Ealing, has tended to get the most focus of that list, partly due to Googie's star status, but also because it is a taut and compelling crime thriller that can been linked to late Ealing films (The Blue Lamp (1950) and Pool of London (1951) share crucial DNA with its plot and shooting style).

Body Found In Hunt For Missing EastEnders Star

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 07.03.2012 | UK

Police searching for missing ex-EastEnders actress Gemma McCluskie have pulled a body from a canal. Gemma McCluskie, 29, who is 4ft 11in tall with...

Eastenders Actress Missing In London

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 06.03.2012 | UK

Friends and family of a former EastEnders actress who went missing in East London took to the streets yesterday to search for clues to explain her dis...