This week on the Ditch arts & culture show…

The team from Shoreditch Radio’s DITCH arts and culture show are here every Thursday 3-4pm bringing you all the creative bits and pieces happening in Shoreditch and the East End. This week looks a little something like this... Stamford Hill Mods - The Genesis of Marc Bolan              Free exhibition that explores the story of… Continue reading

DITCH arts and culture show recommends… (27/09/12)

The team from Shoreditch Radio’s DITCH arts and culture show are back today from 3pm bringing you all things arty, from the sublime to the ridiculous, happening in Shoreditch and the East End. Listen to interviews with Dalston’s favourite busker, photographer Anthony Jones, a film maker with a very dark sense of humour and much… Continue reading

Win tickets to this Sunday’s The Big Mix!

Shoreditch Radio’s DITCH arts and culture show is giving you lucky listeners the chance to win a pair of tickets to what may be the last festival you’ll go to this year! Sorry but it’s true, the summer is well and truly over. Deal with it. Now in its fourth year, this Sunday’s The Big… Continue reading

Hackney Film Festival 2012

This autumn will see the return of the 3rd Hackney Film Festival, spanning from Friday 7 – Sunday 9 of September. Expect a varied and lively programme consisting of film screenings, Q&As and performances at some of the borough's best loved cinemas. The Festival opens on Friday 7 September with a collaborative event looking at the… Continue reading

Bookstock 2012 is here!

The summer of madness continues… With a street party on Leonard Street in Shoreditch courtesy of The Book Club! Bookstock 2012 will be spilling out on to the East End pavements on Sunday 26th August from 12 noon until 8pm. Entry is free, as long as you get your wristband beforehand, which are limited but… Continue reading

UpRise Live anti-racism festival is coming!

UpRise is a pro-equality and anti-discrimination movement which brings the community together using the arts and good old fashioned conversation. We believe change can only happen with open and honest dialogue, discussing the problems that affect us all, and working together on solutions. UpRise is a people’s campaign hosting year-round equality events and an annual… Continue reading

One Hackney Festival this Saturday!

July 21st 2012 will see an Olympic sized party on the streets of Hackney. There will be music floats from AFROBEAT, SILK ROUTE and RIO amongst others, masses of music and food and to top it all off,   the Olympic torch gets the Hackney blessing in Clissold Park. For details take a peek at their… Continue reading

Say cheese! The world’s first photobooth festival

  No smiling, no hats, no dark background. Thankfully there’s none of this when you get yourself papped in one of Boothnation’s creations. From a converted camper van, to ‘The Discobooth’, to the ‘Toddlerbooth’, this is one festival where you’ll be sure to get snapped looking good, unlike those other mud drenched kinds. Celebrating the… Continue reading