Populist: October 24

Dean Nicholas
By Dean Nicholas Last edited 109 months ago
Populist: October 24

The week's most popular posts, and a round-up of what's happening around London

In the news:

  • Boris Johnson stood up for London's diversity after Nick Griffin's post-Question Time jibes
  • The Met released online crime maps London's first air conditioned Tube train was delivered New plans for Battersea Power Station were submitted; we've been here before, haven't we?
  • Nightlife in Shoreditch and Clerkenwell was dealt a double blow
  • The angriest Tube worker in the world was outed as a Jedi We interviewed Alfie Dennen, the man behind Cultural Olympiad project-winning art idea Bus Tops

    Around town:

  • The only guide you need for Halloween
  • We caught up with the urban foodie A musical created in just 48 hours impressed... ...as did the Arcola's production of The Spanish Tragedy We took a (belated) look at Black History Month Will Johnny Depp be wielding an axe in Shoreditch this November?
  • The London Ghost Festival has begun
  • Last Updated 24 October 2009