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Events List

Top Six “Have You Heard Them Live Though” Music Nights

The last time I checked it was March 18th and I was watching someone drink green beer in a big hat and wondering whatever happened to Boxing Day. But someone has informed me that it is August and we need some kind of plan for the month because all logic has flown out the window and nobody knows what anything means anymore and I can’t remember if I had breakfast yesterday no but thanks for asking. Time for some live music to zone out to and tap along blankly while we gather our thoughts.

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Lifestyle List

Top Four ‘What the Deuce!’ Wimbledon Screening Spots

You’ve got your socks pulled up but no Cliff Richard in sight. You’re all white shorted up with nowhere to go. It’s time to find out where your white headbanded self will fit in. Here's our top four Wimbledon screening hang outs to try this Summer.

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Top Four Ways to Survive the London Heatwave

Today Londoners will relish (moan) in their fair share of sunlight. It’s set to be another scorcher in the capital and the longest heatwave in twenty years. I for one am going to need all the help I can get not to disappear like the wicked witch of the West into a sticky puddle on the Northern Line. Here’s our Solstice-worshipping, Pagan inspired tips for surviving the hottest and longest day of the year in London.

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The Emotional Lives of Cucumbers: World Cucumber Day

The gin enthusiasts down at Hendricks have decided to take these cucumber celebrations a slice further with their Cultivate the Unusual campaign. Encouraging gin fans to grow their own cucumbers over the last few months in preparation, Hendricks are asking us to bring said veggies to participating pubs and bars this Thursday 15th June. The Canonbury Tavern for example, will light up if you walk in with a cucumber and will proceed to exchange it for a free gin and tonic. Can you imagine?

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Oh Snap! Top Five Free Election Night Covfefe

Oh snap! Another general election looms. Whether you’re hopeful for a landslide win or a surprising wild card outcome, wipe the bitter disappointment from your tastebuds with some gins, ales, burgers and strong covfefe. Because let’s face, it will be neither of those results will it really? Find the perfect place for you to receive the bad news in good company.

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Top Four "Imma Get Greedy" Second Helpings of Bank Holiday

For some, a second bank holiday brings with it an extra day of anxiety as you wonder how to fill the 24 hour void that desk bound coffee fuelled typing usually fills. If you’re not content to lie horizontal letting gravity slide pizza down your throat, here’s our plans for your second Bank Holiday of the month.

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Top Four "What to do When You're Not in a Cave" Weekend Plans

So (hopefully) you’ve found yourself with four days off work. Charlotte from accounts has been banging on about her shit plans all week and Pete's brutal description of his abhorrent weekend agenda has made you vom more times than you’d care to remember. If most of the usuals are off home for Easter, what are you going to do with yourself? Hide away in your man/she cave scrolling through pictures of the ex and accidentally liking a photo from 153 weeks ago? None of that. Here’s some last minute suggestions for the less organised and non trogladitey among us.

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Top Five Sláinte Yourself St Patrick’s Weekend Plans

If you don’t want to traipse all the way down to Trafalgar Square for the parade but intend to do more than simply sink a stout in your local, have a scroll through our top four St Patrick’s Weekend plans. Time to quit olagonin’ and acting the maggot - sláinte to yourself on the lash instead you bunch of stooks.

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Top Six ‘Thank You For Birthing Me” Mother’s Day Plans

Whether your mum’s in the same city (or planet) as you, you should be celebrating her existence daily. But this March 26th is your excuse to really lay it on thick if she’s in North London with you, and show how much you care that she birthed you all those many moons ago. It’s not easy to raise you, you know?

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Top Six “Heck No” Reasons Not to Live in Stroud Green

We asked Alex from Davies and Davies Estate Agents why he thinks Stroud Green is such a great place to rent or buy. He sat back in his leather chair, took a surprisingly large swig of hot coffee, regretted it, then gave us a stern look. What followed was an unrelenting onslaught of negativity that we have conveniently compiled into a list for you.

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Top Four 'Don’t Make Me Sell My Kidney’ Wedding Necessities North London

Getting married, as it transpires, is a massive pain. Just as you tick another seemingly pointless task off your endless checklist, another will leap out of nowhere and bite you on the arse. It may seem like all fun and games and first, but if you can come back to me six months before the Big Day without having had a nervy b, I will eat my aforementioned list.

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Top Four Ways to Avoid Love and Happiness this Valentines

It’s true, love has twins and they're ugly as sin. Love also has a sister called Truth who had a son called Neville and he was a right two faced knob. They had a cousin called Happiness and he was such an unrelenting chasm of tedium, but then we didn’t get close enough to know him properly. Here’s how to protect yourself from the evil that is Love and Happiness this Valentines.

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Top Six 'I Could Do With A Laugh' Comedy Shows, North London

January. It’s laugh a minute at the best of times. We think it’s high time we ignored January-instigated misery, threw caution to the wind and our heads back in favour of laughing it off. From a snigger to an unrelenting roar, here's our top six mood enhancing venues to work your stomach muscles.

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Eat & Drink Events List

Top Four 'I'll Do It My Way' January Plans

New year, new you? Or have you ripped up your resolutions and realised you're fantastic just the way you are? Now that January is here and we’ve dragged our lumpy bums back into work, let’s celebrate our own uniqueness. Here’s our top four suggestions to celebrate January in your own way.

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Top Four Divine Acts For A Guilt Free December

It’s time to cleanse your soul and pretoxify yourself. Why not have a saintly first half of December so you can really throw down the gauntlet in the debauched second half. Prepare your liver and cleanse your soul with gift buying, charity parties, culture: it’s guilt free December (first half).

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Top six ‘make it a triple’ haunted drinking spots

Reading up on paranormal activity and sightings in North London, we thought we’d make like Yvette Fielding and spook the Derek Acorah out of ourselves. This is our alcoholic ghost tour of North London.

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Events Lifestyle List

Top four ways to beat the S.A.D. blues to a pumpkin spiced pulp

Autumn is a great time to shake off the old and embrace the new. You’re obviously in need of a little inspiration for the change in seasons. Here are four great ways to get out, get moving and embrace the city around you. Put that razor away, pull your wooly socks up over your hairy knees and kick up some leaves like the spiky little hedgehog you are.

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Eat & Drink Events List

Your 'Hell No It's Not September' To Do List

ARGH IT'S SEPTEMBER ALREADY WHAT AM I DOING WITH MY LIFE? Calm down, put those worries in a box and slide 'em under your bed til October. We've got September covered. Well the first half anyway.

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Eat & Drink Lifestyle List

Top 4 "Oh What's His Name?" Dog Friendly Pubs in North London

Our contributor Victoria has expertly rounded up the top four most canine friendly boozers round our neck of the woods

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Events Lifestyle List

Top Five ‘Thursdays are the new Fridays again’ events

How to fully embrace your twitchy lack of virtuous patience on a Thursday in the depths of North London.

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Culture Eat & Drink Events List

"Nah, Not The Notting Hill Carnival" Bank Holiday To Do List

The Notting Hill Carnival is a big old fun fest that we all love, but not necessarily every single year. So if you need an excuse not to go this time, fill up your weekend with these North London bank holiday plans.

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