Conservation volunteers session 10.30am-1.30pm Come and help us tackle invasive species and help Abney’s biodiversity.Wear sturdy footwear and clothing suitable for the weather and working in brambles and nettles. Gloves, tools, tea and biscuits provided.Meet at the main entrance on Stoke Newington High St  Music Hall Guild guided tour 2pm Learn about the colourful history … More TODAY AT ABNEY PARK

At Cafe OTO

Hi There! The great Barry Guy New Orchestra complete the final two nights of their residency tonight and tomorrow. Despite forming in the mid 90’s, these dates have been their first ever in London – don’t miss your chance to catch this remarkable all-star band. On Saturday we host another first London appearance in the … More At Cafe OTO

At Dalston Superstore

With ANOTHER bank holiday almost upon us, it’s time for another three-day-party extravaganza! Kicking things off in true filthbag style is DIRTY DIANA: PROM NIGHT, full of fit fashion lads, east-end homos and more. What better way to start, than by going wild! DJs Nic Fisher, Craig Campell and Bunni Splanchnik will be setting the … More At Dalston Superstore

Club Astrakan at Ryans with The Happy Couple ‏3rd June

181 Stoke Newington Church Street, N16   Astrakan host the latest of their monthly nights at Ryan’s Bar and welcome The Happy Couple as their guests for tonight’s Club Astrakan. Their music is best described as a kind of gentle Americana, very well played and very soothing.  They are Judith Goodman and David Ross and … More Club Astrakan at Ryans with The Happy Couple ‏3rd June

Hidden River Festival

· 19 May at 18:30 Next Week · Redmond Community Centre, Kayani Avenue, N4 If you want it to happen…   Some people want a repeat of last year’s festival in the park. FP and MHDT will totally support this, provided there are enough willing people. If it happens, it will be run by volunteers. … More Hidden River Festival

Chorus of Dissent – this Saturday

Chorus of Dissent. £5. Time – 16.00, Saturday. Venue – Stoke Newington Town Hall Buy tickets A celebration of music and literature as diverse as Tavener, Shakespeare and The Beatles, by Stoke Newington’s own excellent community choir. Buy tickets  (or call the box office on 0800 043 0401) Stokey LitFest is run by Liz Vater, ptnr … More Chorus of Dissent – this Saturday

At Abney Park

Free photo walk, Sun 18 May 2-4.30pm, Free RPS London (Royal Photographic Society) is launching the most ambitious photo project that the capital has ever seen – to photograph every street in London. Based on the Whitbread short-listed novel, Bleeding London by Geoff Nicholson, London RPS is challenging Londoners and visitors to follow in the … More At Abney Park