Live music from Jazz New Blood
Live music by Rosie Frater-Taylor (guitar and vocals) and Roella Oloro (piano) from Jazz New Blood.
Studio interview with Steve Wilson from Make Kit
Steve Wilson co-founder of Hackney based vegan and vegetarian recipe kit company Make Kit explains why this way of cooking is proving so popular.
Starting Conversations: Hair
For episode 6 of starting conversations Jessie Lawson asks the people of East London about their hair.
Studio Interview: Matteo Bergamini
Pearl Wise talks to Matteo Bergamini, founder of youth news platform ‘Shout Out’ and a Political Literacy Course in schools.
Tales of East Glasgow
We twin with East Glasgow with an extract from Jessie Lawson’s ongoing project SIGOHA (Settled in Glasgow Oral Histories Archive) featuring voices from people who have made Glasgow their home.
We revisit cabaret show promoters Duckie who welcome us to The Posh Club, where golden girls and silver foxes get dressed up and hit Hackney for an afternoon of high tea and ‘ooh la la’.
The Lower Clapton Tales
Carolyn Clark author of The Lower Clapton Tales, takes us on a mini audio tour of Lower Clapton in Hackney, London.
Now Then: Newton Dunbar
Now Then is a podcast by Jessie Lawson sharing the stories of people who are over 70 years old, told in their own words. This is the first 10 minutes of the third episode which features Newton Dunbar – a Hackney Legend who set up the The Four Aces in Dalston.
London Coffee with Lani Kingston
Jonny Virgo met up with Australian food writer Lani Kingston to talk about her new book – London Coffee – which delves into the history of coffee in London.