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COMMENT

by Angela Clarke

You have one week left to decide if you're going to dress up this Halloween. Doing the whole costume/party/drinking cocktails named Witches' Pee and Pumpkin Spiced Spew has really taken off.

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1 Josh Widdicombe in stand-up at Stratford

Laughing Boy Comedy Club comes to Stratford Circus on Saturday with Josh Widdicombe headlining.

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The founder of a project that provides animal activities for care home residents and vulnerable people says it works particularly well in east London.

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Hot yoga has been doing the rounds for a while now. But Hotpod Yoga - a recently launched variant that has a permanent base in Hackney - can now bring the experience into your office.

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FOOD

The Hackney Pearl, Prince Edward Road, Hackney Wick

★★★★★

Cool, calm and collected, this Hackney Wick eatery welcomes hipsters and non-hispster(?) to sit side-by-side on sort of old school (as in the educational establishment) chairs, among the chic lamps and arty books.

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COMMENT

By Tabitha Ronson

According to a new report, women can have it all.

Yes, it's official. Woman can go to work, do all the housework, raise a family, enjoy regular nights out with the girls, look like Amal Clooney (alright that may be pushing it) - all without damaging their offspring.

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Hundreds of fans of comic Kevin Bridges visited the Glaswegian at his book signing today (October 16).

WIN free laundry service for three months

By Rob Virtue on October 16, 2014 2:00 PM |

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The Wharf has teamed up with Love2Laundry to offer six lucky winners three months of door-to-door serviced laundry.

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COMMENT

by Angela Clarke

Only in the UK could we base two major charity events around quitting unhealthy vices in the same month.

We are that insalubrious we're spoilt for choice.

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WHAT'S ON

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
(12A) 101mins
★★✩✩✩

When mindless Megan Fox thinks about the loss of her father and her role in the whole Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle circus, her eyes tell a story.

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BOOK
More Fool Me
Stephen Fry (Penguin)
★★★★✩

Oh, Stephen. Oh, deliciously wicked Stephen. What troubles come your way and how quickly they pass on by. For yours is a life of ineffable privilege and Houdini sleight.

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Scottish comedian Kevin Bridges will be signing new copies of his book in Waterstones, Jubilee Place, on Thursday (October 16).

Spandau Ballet announce gig at The O2

By Rob Virtue on October 13, 2014 12:57 PM |

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True, Gold and To Cut A Long Story Short will be echoing around The O2 when Spandau Ballet visit the North Greenwich arena next year.

5 great coffee venues in Canary Wharf

By Rachel Bishop on October 13, 2014 7:00 AM |

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There's plenty of places to get a caffeine-fix on the Wharf Here are five reasons to give one of the others a go.

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1 Meet Kevin Bridges at Canary Wharf

Scottish comedian Kevin Bridges will be signing copies of his autobiography at Canary Wharf's Jubilee Place on Thursday.

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