Now Then: Florence (extract)
An extract from Jessie Lawson’s podcast series, Now Then, that shares the stories of people who are over 70 years old. This is Florence’s story. Hear the full episode and more here
Discover Stokey’s new music venue and hang-out hub: Total Refreshment Centre
Alexis Blondel tells us about how he turned a Jamaican social club in Stoke Newington into Total Refreshment Studios and most recent addition to this musical emporium, a concert and arts venue with a musical social hang-out space/record shop/online radio station at the back.
Taking on such a large space with a limited budget has obviously had its challenges but ‘Lex’ is ambitious and keen to leave his mark on the city, making sure Total Refreshment lives beyond a physical space.
Interview by Pearl Wise
Music used: The Comet is Coming – Through the Asteroid Belt