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Zoe Pocock of Brockley-based furniture upcycler Muck N Brass (photo:Russell Sachs)

Meet Zoe Pocock, South East London’s Coolest Upcycler

What do Nicole Kidman and a 1940s chest of drawers have in common? They’ve both been beautified at the hands of Zoe Pocock, a former celebrity nail technician who now runs Brockley’s Muck N Brass

London's best Indian restaurants: Chai Thali, Camden

10 OF THE BEST INDIAN RESTAURANTS IN LONDON

To coincide with the passing of the Holi Festival of Colour, The Resident picks out some of London’s finest Indian cuisine…

Interview with Ian Wright, who was awarded MBE status soon after retiring in 2000

IAN WRIGHT ON PRIDE, PREJUDICE & CRYSTAL PALACE

From a rough upbringing on a south east London estate to breaking records, Ian Wright’s career as a footballing legend has never strayed too far from home…

Lewisham Model Market by Street Feast

IS LONDON’S STREET FOOD-SCENE MOVING SOUTH?

With Street Feast closing its original site in Dalston Yard to make way for new flats, it looks like the street-food scene is migrating south, with a new site due to open in Canary Wharf and south east London’s foodie pop-ups growing by the week…

Interview: Reggie Yates, who lives in Brockley, on Hidden Australia

REGGIE YATES ON HIDDEN AUSTRALIA & CREATING COMPELLING TV

Brockley-based Reggie Yates is making a name for himself as a documentary maker tackling tough subjects. But how does he cope in these dangerous situations? With a healthy dose of naivety, he says…

MEET BROCKLEY GRAFFITI ARTIST LIONEL STANHOPE

Whether it’s painting stunning 1940s London sets for the new Amma Asante film, A United Kingdom, or creating eye-catching murals closer to home, Brockley’s Lionel Stanhope likes to do things on a large scale Words: Nikki Spencer ‘When it comes to painting, it’s the bigger the better as far as I am concerned,’ declares the […]

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