All posts tagged East End

An Economic Chasm in Darkest East London.

Tower Hamlets is a microcosm of London. The heart of the East End used to have a distinctive identity. Everyone from Karl Marx, Jack the Ripper, and Picasso walked its […]

Local and lively music venues in the East End

At Queen Mary, we are lucky enough to be situated in the heart of London’s East End. Surrounding our university is a wealth of varied and brilliant music venues, serving […]

Columbia Road Flower Market

During first year my friend and I made a pact to visit Columbia Road Flower Market (it is only one stop away from Queen Mary after all). Fast-forward to the […]

Buggy Baby: The lovechild of Harold Pinter and Stanley Kubrick that inverts and reveals all about human behaviour

Gallow humour, hedonistic horror, a homage to the traumas impacting refugees are not three elements you would traditionally mix together, but in Buggy Baby, these three distinct styles blend perfectly […]

CUB Writer’s favourite places.

And now for something a little different. This week, London asked some of CUB’s best team members for their favourite spots in London. Whether you are a flu-riddled fresher, or […]

In Conversation With: Flirting.

If you’re a fan of music in a city like London, there’s no shortage of incredible acts that you can listen to and/or go and see. Starting in this scenario […]

Five East End Eats for a Fiver.

Two of my favourite things are food and saving money. As a stingy northern student, the latter is of greater importance to me. I assume that as you are reading […]

Tube Musings

Commuting is something that makes me quite quizzical and vexed. It’s one of those experiences we all understand, living in a city as unstoppable as London. Take walking through the […]

AW16 Lookbook: Skint Student Edition 

Its mid-September, the student loan has dropped and the year has barely started, yet you’re still wrestling with potential bankruptcy and needing an overdraft overhaul. If you’re looking for a thrifty way to […]