East London

Meatopia food festival returns to Tobacco Dock

Back for a fourth year, Meatopia is a three-day weekend showcasing the capital's best meat. From top chefs offering their secrets to DJ sets, there's something for everyone to sink their teeth into...

New riverside homes from £235k launch in east London

Barking Riverside is a 350-acre regeneration scheme and the first phase, Caspian Quarter, has been unveiled. The new district will boast new schools, shops, GP surgeries, community facilities and a new Barking Riverside Overground station, opening in 2021.

You won't believe what's inside this 'forgotten' East End mansion

Uninhabited for over a century, the new owners of Malplaquet House painstakingly restored the property over five years, transforming it into an astounding cabinet of curiosities with priceless art and sculptures covering every inch of the cavernous interior...

East London Affordable Homes Show

First-time buyers with an income of less than £64,300 a year should head to Canary Wharf this weekend for the East London Affordable Homes Show

Rent now, buy later

It costs young Londoners £6,000 a year more to rent than to buy. A new scheme for first-time buyers allows them to pay rent for a property now, with a chance to buy later