Thank goodness it’s the end of the week – celebrate with these three things

Lola's Cupcakes

1. Treat time

Lola’s Cupcakes has whipped up four fresh flavours so it would be rude not to try them, right? There’s delicious-sounding strawberry cake, peach melba and chocolate orange brownie or plump for the Mango Hi Hat combining fruitiness with gooey chocolate ganache.

From 7am, Canada Place Mall

Theatre Royal Stratford East

2. Cluck it out

Get a box of fried chicken on your lap and get set for laughs.

Chicken Shop at Theatre Royal Stratford East offers a take on the Friday night foodie drama with a macabre twist with tickets from £12 – see our review here.

7pm and 9pm, Stratford

Boisdale Canary Wharf

3. Sing that Soul

Boisdale of Canary Wharf will host the smooth sounds of Payback. The soul group combines a pumping rhythm section and horn section and is fronted by duo Jason and Julia with tickets from £10.

From 9.45pm, Cabot Place