In the space of just four years, HelloFresh has become one of the biggest, brightest and best recipe box delivery services in the country. With its shiny new HQ just opened on Worship Street, we talk to co-founder Patrick Drake on the company’s phenomenal success and why it was always destined to be based East side (see issue 5, page 14)
They say it’s good to talk, and East London Radio certainly encourages that, providing people from all walks of life with the chance to air their views. We catch up with the ladies behind the station’s popular Saturday afternoon slot, appropriately called Talk (see issue5, page 19)
It’s behind you
Christmas is coming and so are the pantomimes – so e1ife explores the history of the East End’s special attachment to this somewhat eccentric form of festive theatre. Oh no they don’t… oh yes they do (see issue 5, page 22)
The after life
Taxidermy is firmly back in fashion, but in its modern guise it’s about ethically sourced animals and artistic pieces – and no one better exemplifies the practitioners of today than East London-based artist Harriet Horton, whose colourful, neon-detailed creations are springing up all over town (issue 5, page 59)
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