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The Irony of Margaret Thatcher

Nigel Hamilton | Posted 06.11.2013 | World
Nigel Hamilton

Margaret Thatcher didn't listen, because to have listened might have diminished her absolute conviction she was right, as well as her determination to change radically the way Britain did business, regardless of the social fall-out. But her inability to listen would be her undoing.

Police Arrest 5 Linked To Muslim 'Vigilante' Video

AP | Posted 03.26.2013 | Gay Voices

LONDON — British police say they've arrested four men linked to a video of self-proclaimed Muslim vigilantes threatening revelers on the streets...

WATCH: London's 'Muslim Patrol' Hurls Insults At Man They Believe Is Gay

The Huffington Post | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 01.22.2013 | Gay Voices

Disturbing video footage of an East London-based group identified as the “Muslim Patrol” harassing a man they believed to be gay has surfaced. ...

What's Next for Places?

Marian Salzman | Posted 03.04.2013 | Style
Marian Salzman

There's nothing new in the need for places to grow their appeal and maintain it. Throughout history, attractive locations have acted as a magnet for people, economic activity and cultural life, which all boosted their power and attractiveness.

Casely-Hayford: A Modern Heritage Brand (VIDEO)

Crane.tv | Posted 12.12.2012 | Arts
Crane.tv

Born on the same day, Charlie and Joe Casely-Hayford could almost pass for brothers. Their conversation flows easily oscillating from talk of the business to reminiscing about family memories. In reality the menswear design duo are father and son

A Retro Guide To Modern London

Fathom | Posted 08.06.2012 | Travel
Fathom

The places we choose to include are not deliberately odd or offbeat, nor are they limited to major tourist sights.

Kate Auletta

PHOTOS: An Olympic Legacy In East London

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Auletta | Posted 11.05.2012 | Travel

London is bracing itself. The 2012 Summer Olympics officially begin on July 27 and the capital of a country known for bumbling self-consciousness is a...

Richard Nicoll at LFW 2012 (VIDEO)

Constantin Bjerke | Posted 04.24.2012 | Arts
Constantin Bjerke

Nicoll highlights how crucial it is nowadays in the fashion industry to be both creative and commercial, to be able to please both himself, the customers, the buyers and the press.

The Magic of East London

Fathom | Posted 02.13.2012 | Travel
Fathom

Art and booze: There's plenty of both in East London.

Scuffles Break At EDL Protest

PA | Posted 11.03.2011 | Home

PRESS ASSOCIATION - Far-right demonstrators clashed with police as they protested in east London. Scuffles broke out and bottles and firecrackers w...

WATCH: The Surrealist Aesthetic And Nostalgic Sounds Of Metronomy

Crane.tv | Posted 09.03.2011 | Arts
Crane.tv

The Crane.tv crew met up with Josh Mount, near East London's legendary rehearsal studios 'The Premises' for a stroll in the park, a chat about his ph...

WATCH: 96 Ways Of Capturing Loneliness

Constantin Bjerke | Posted 07.19.2011 | Arts
Constantin Bjerke

It is some years ago that London-based photographer and filmmaker, Laurence Von Thomas, started his pictorial...

Sculpting Corpses: A Conversation With Taxidermy Artist Polly Morgan

Kisa Lala | Posted 04.05.2013 | Arts
Kisa Lala

Atrial Flutter: Taxidermy Cardinal in Ribcage - Portrait of Polly Morgan by Stuart Hall for SpreadArtCulture © Stuart Hall 2010 I walked into Po...

Lulu Kennedy Presents Lulu & Co (VIDEO)

Constantin Bjerke | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Constantin Bjerke

Lulu Kennedy, founder and director of Fashion East, catches up with Crane.tv to talk about her latest venture: Lulu & Co. After supporting ten years w...