community

London

North London's Beloved Latinx Market Is Under Threat From Gentrification

Tottenham’s Latin Village is at risk of being turned into flats—but the local Latin American community is fighting back.
Riaz Phillips
11.21.18
London

The Community Cookery Class That Introduces People to Sushi—and Their Neighbours

The Made In Hackney cooking course brings residents from across the London borough together to learn how to cook dishes from different global cuisines.
Laura Martin
3.23.18
London

This Pizza Is Like an Edible Version of London

A Walthamstow pizzeria asked eight local cooks to come up with an idea for a pizza slice, creating a jerk chicken- and saag paneer-topped pie that reflects the diverse East London borough—and the city as a whole.
Daisy Meager
10.11.17
pubs

This Is How You Build a Pub Entirely from Scratch

Four pubs close every day in Britain but in Manchester, people are taking matters into their own hands—literally—and building a boozer from scratch. Everything from the bar tiles to the dart boards is being handmade by volunteers.
Clare Wiley
5.24.16
Religion

Kosher Halal Chili Is Uniting Nottingham’s Jewish and Muslim Communities

A new cafe project sees members of Nottingham’s Jewish and Muslim communities come together to prepare free, weekly meals.
Michael Segalov
11.13.15
farming

An Urban Farm Is Teaching Ex-Offenders to Grow Salad Leaves

After recovering from his own addiction problems, Steve Glover set up the Severn Project, an urban farm located on the outskirts of Bristol employing people from socially excluded demographics.
Maya Oppenheim
10.22.15