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Daniel Defoe, 102 Stoke Newington Church Street, Hackney, N16 0LA

38-44 Stoke Newington Road, London

184 Stoke Nerwington High street, Stoke Newington, London N16 7JD 0207 9231211

61 Stoke Newington Church St, Hackney, Greater London N16 0, UK 020 7249 3833 (bookings), 020 7249 2344 (takeaway)

1-15 Leswin Place, off Leswin Road, Stoke Newington, Hackney, London N16

Stoke Newington Church St, Hackney, Greater London N16 0, UK 020 7923 9999

79 - 81 Stoke Newington High Street, London N16 0PH

Reminds me I think I saw a Street View filming the other day Was a car that had a 360 mounted camera on the roof anyway, driving up London Road (between... [Wed 12 October 2016]

Really enjoying these pictures of old Stokey Here on the twitter from history of Stokey . They're mashing up google street view with old... [Wed 12 October 2016]

Back to Stokey on Sunday! We packed up our stuff and had a lighter breakfast on Sunday, hopefully to leave some room for a... [Tue 4 October 2016]

Yes really dinner at TGI Friday It was always going to be another chain, we thought this would be a big noisy treat for the boys.... [Mon 3 October 2016]

The boys loved Hamleys We got a few ideas for Christmas, and for Tommy 's birthday. Also figured out that Harry would... [Mon 3 October 2016]

After the Tower to Whole Foods for a cafe stop Met our friend Geraldine at Whole Foods Market near Picadilly for a coffee and cake break. I... [Mon 3 October 2016]

Big Premier Inn breakfast and off to the Tower of London We didn't get moving too early, it was a relaxing trip, and we had a large relaxing breakfast. We... [Mon 3 October 2016]

I found a better pub, The Old Fountain Nearby down Baldwin Street there was a big crowd outside a pub. Was very popular, very trendy... [Mon 3 October 2016]

Went for a beer in Hill and Szrok If I'd known it was a butchery themed bar I might not have done, but it was the nearest pub to... [Mon 3 October 2016]

Premier Inn Old Street a bit noisy Think this was the noisiest we've stayed in, but it is in the busiest area. We were up on the... [Mon 3 October 2016]

Dinner at a buzy Prezzo in Kings Cross Planned to head into Kings Cross station to eat, as I knew there were options there, and... [Mon 3 October 2016]

We got the train up after work on Friday Tommy had mini movers earlier in the day, and Harry has gymnastics . So instead of me... [Mon 3 October 2016]

We are back from London we had a great weekend Lots of fun to report back on. I got that bonus from work so we went to London for a couple of... [Mon 3 October 2016]

Comedy gig last night was ace Left my work christmas meal pretty promptly and made it to Folkestone West in time for the train... [Sat 19 December 2015]

Stewart Lee is doing a secret gig in a cemetery Details here , well no actual details, but that's where I got it from. He's going a gig in a... [Thu 11 September 2014]

Clarke / Baker connection, from Stoke Newington to Canada No connection to our family as far as I can see but posting this in case you can help... email... [Mon 23 January 2012]

Good curry Clare and I made some great curries at the weekend [Mon 11 July 2011]

Might be too late, thanks for the offer of help with Coolinge Road though not sure "Stunt Girl" has been back to the site since that day... Still anyone searching for... [Tue 20 November 2007]

RE: Yes, moved here (to Folkestone) full time back in April hi there, i live in coolinge road, if you still want to know what it's like i am happy to help.... [Tue 20 November 2007]

I don't really know Coolinge Road The location is handy for the station and for town and things though by the looks, I'm sure it's... [Thu 20 September 2007]

RE: Yes, moved here (to Folkestone) full time back in April Hello, my husband and I are moving down to Folkestone and looking for a house- wondered what your... [Tue 18 September 2007]

RE: Spamalot I'd have got my pic taken with Vegas, his drinking exploits make him one of my heros. Back from... [Thu 16 November 2006]

Spamalot Spamalot was quite good, not brilliant, best bit for me was seeing Tim Curry in the lead... [Tue 14 November 2006]

Yes, moved here (to Folkestone) full time back in April Have been in that cafe, it is nice, I didn't realise the Stoke Newington connection, I will call... [Sun 21 August 2005]

Decent places to get a coffee Again a bit late... Yep Folkestone is crap for bars and cafes. Also, the Quarter ceased in August... [Sun 21 August 2005]

Haha, cheers Jacob You realise that message was originally posted last year, and not this year? Glad that you check... [Thu 28 April 2005]

RE: Stoke Newington by the sea Sorry I realise this is a bit old now but I'm just writing to reassure you that not only does... [Thu 28 April 2005]

We'd have to go to the Stoke Newington polling office anyway [Mon 25 April 2005]

RE: Won't vote, can't vote You don't need a polling card to vote - you might need Clare to appoint you as your proxy unless... [Fri 22 April 2005]

Won't vote, can't vote Hmm, seems we can't vote as weren't registered at the new address before the 11th March. So what... [Wed 20 April 2005]

Easter beaster A lot to write about, had a huge great easter weekend and really managed to fit quite a lot in.... [Tue 29 March 2005]

New Home Of Me and My Monkey New Home Of Me and My Monkey [Wed 16 February 2005]

Paul Bradley Stoke Newington [Wed 9 February 2005]

Married life is suprisingly good. Anyway all that hard work will pay off on the day... one step at a time and all that.
Married life is suprisingly good. Anyway all that hard work will pay off on the day... one step... [Sun 23 January 2005]

Hmm, not much progress since last time I have gathered up addresses of the invitees, and found someone who could provide the band I... [Fri 21 January 2005]

I find it a tad worrying that one of Craigs life options was death with his killer remaining uncaught. But its a FAB idea! I don't think I ...
I find it a tad worrying that one of Craigs life options was death with his killer remaining... [Fri 21 January 2005]

Folkestone and Stokey in the same Guardian column? The Guardian's Backbencher column today has a mention for Stoke Newington 's own 73 and the... [Fri 21 January 2005]

We go out in the week, but not late What time you on? And be honest! [Tue 4 January 2005]

The fansites are a bit crawly But IMDB says drug overdose , I read somewhere else it was a heroin overdose. I wonder if they... [Tue 4 January 2005]

absolutely yes, we are mad, we are The Fighting Cocks and WE GO OUT IN THE WEEK! see ya down there ma nizzle [Tue 4 January 2005]

That's nothing, it's buy one, get one free on crack in Harlesden ;-) That's nothing, it's buy one, get one free on crack in Harlesden ;-) [Tue 4 January 2005]

On Glenn Quinn, I wonder what he died of. All the website says is "Out of respect for Glenn and his family, cause of death, once determined, will r... On Glenn Quinn, I wonder what he died of. All the website says is "Out of respect for Glenn and... [Tue 4 January 2005]

Crack Down In Stoke Newington , North London, one dealer serves up [[cut-price crack from behind the... [Tue 4 January 2005]

Cheers, and to you [Tue 4 January 2005]

At The Eye? Why couldn't it be at the weekend, I am around this weekend... going out in the week this early... [Tue 4 January 2005]

just wanted to say happy new year and ting. [Tue 4 January 2005]

thursday!!!! laura ashley??? you HOM!!! come to our gig at the eye on the 8th INNIT!!!!! it's free!!!!!!!!!! [Mon 3 January 2005]

Christmas roundup Had a GREAT Christmas break in Folkestone, quite a lot of sitting in and relaxing, playing... [Mon 3 January 2005]

Thriller Ah it's because it's not available at the site that's linked to anymore ( Original Site ). BUT... [Wed 22 December 2004]

Lego Thriller Think it must be a problem at their end as I can't get there from work either and normally I can... [Wed 22 December 2004]

Carol singers Had some carol singers outside the house last night, but they weren't collecting for anything,... [Tue 21 December 2004]

You can all rest easy now The tickets showed up... [Thu 16 December 2004]

Just spoken to Special Mail Special mail , like special needs... anyway the guy there said "delivery between 10am and 5pm"... [Thu 16 December 2004]

Secret Franz Ferdinand gig Writing the number one Stoke Newington website, and sharing an office with their manager,... [Thu 16 December 2004]

Il Bacio Next time could you scan the menu and post that as well as I can never find mine. Cheers [Fri 26 November 2004]

Tommy Walsh Stoke Newington [Mon 1 November 2004]

isn't folkestone south enough for you?!!!! [Mon 20 September 2004]

I lived in New Cross for three years I wish I'd bought there then, I'd be laughing now, kind of keen to go back south again... [Sun 19 September 2004]

happarently *the* Zone 2 place at the moment is New's the only place artists can afford to rent... [Sun 19 September 2004]

Oh - and I'd imagine PA subs cost a fortune, although you could always ask...

Years ago, Compuserve used to publ...
Oh - and I'd imagine PA subs cost a fortune, although you could always ask...... [Fri 17 September 2004]

Probably the only ones who allow it to filter through to Google News, at least. Probably the only ones who allow it to filter through to Google News, at least. [Fri 17 September 2004]

Stoke Newington? Edgy?

Hahahahahaahaha! Have they visited Harlesden lately? Or Peckham?

Mind you, I have only ever been to N1...
Stoke Newington? Edgy? Hahahahahaahaha! Have they visited Harlesden lately? Or Peckham? Mind... [Fri 17 September 2004]

"Edgy" The new Lonely Planet guide to London calls us "Edgy" apparently... not picked it up myself... [Fri 17 September 2004]

How much is it to subscribe? You can get all the alerts you need from Google now... It is a bit of an odd situation, Surely... [Fri 17 September 2004]

You pay your subs to PA, and a lot of regional papers (and the Express group) uses its stuff verbatim - but few put it online. You pay your subs to PA, and a lot of regional papers (and the Express group) uses its stuff... [Fri 17 September 2004]

What it's there for though isn't it? They must pay a licence or something don't they? [Fri 17 September 2004]

The Scotsman appears to publish most of the Press Association wire stories straight away - and it's PA which gets most stories first.

The Scotsman appears to publish most of the Press Association wire stories straight away - and... [Thu 16 September 2004]

Keane Well I didn't know they'd lived in Stoke Newington , but according to this , they did. These... [Thu 16 September 2004]

Action Plan Pleased to report that the band were ace last night, and so is the venue. Can't believe we've not... [Wed 15 September 2004]

Free gig tonight Free gig in Stokey tonight at The Eye , Stoke Newington High Street , Action Plan are on at... [Tue 14 September 2004]

Stoke Newington Train Times Live departure boards from Stoke Newington , that's quite a handy little page... Also... [Tue 7 September 2004]

I had a night at Gossips a few weeks back - it's stunningly grotty, isn't it? I had a night at Gossips a few weeks back - it's stunningly grotty, isn't it? [Mon 6 September 2004]

73 RIP PR time was in full effect friday night, so we ended up missing the Fighting Cocks , sorry... [Sun 5 September 2004]

Miles Hunt Stoke Newington [Wed 1 September 2004]

Hey buddy can you spare some cat poo? A proper frightener yesterday in the mouse department, one up on the sideboard... Clare... [Wed 28 July 2004]

Sanjay Stoke Newington [Wed 28 July 2004]

John Power Stoke Newington [Wed 28 July 2004]

Mice droppings are back. I think your mouse has headed back up to my place, possibly bringing its extended family. Mice droppings are back. I think your mouse has headed back up to my place, possibly bringing its... [Mon 19 July 2004]

Another day, another mouse Found another mouse in our kitchen, alive again. This one looked a lot healthier, lessly wobbly... [Mon 19 July 2004]

Trouble on Stoke Newington High Street Something must have happened on Stoke Newington High Street , it was closed off when I went out,... [Sat 17 July 2004]

London Buses Carnage on good old route 106 today apparently, I'm up early finding out for Clare why there... [Sat 17 July 2004]

Electric Soft Parade Stoke Newington Church Street [Wed 7 July 2004]

Fun of London Transport Cacky journey in today, missed the train, then a passenger alarm shut the Victoria line, a signal... [Tue 6 July 2004]

Digging for pie On a quest for PIE, Clare is frightened of the amount of shrooms in this mushroom and ale... [Sun 4 July 2004]

working at home The number of tunes I can hear from my flat, sounds like half of London is 'working from home'... [Wed 30 June 2004]

No-one told me Stokey would be like this Working from home again today, and there's someone playing Metallica out in the back garden... [Wed 30 June 2004]

miriam [Mon 28 June 2004]

RE: Keira Knightly Wallpaper Sparrow can slide down the rope with both hands bound together even though both ends are fixed as... [Sat 19 June 2004]

Stoke Newington by the sea Had a great weekend in Folkestone , only a few tiny disappointments. First, a visit to the... [Sun 23 May 2004]

DC Carver Stoke Newington [Fri 23 April 2004]

RE: Pirates of the Caribbean MISSTEAKS (and spoilers) 1) they turn into skellitons when they are in the moonlight, and are actually not breathing air,... [Wed 3 March 2004]

Bar 98 Went into Bar 98 at last, for lunch yesterday - it's an impressive looking place, and much... [Sun 22 February 2004]

Can you save it? Meet up soon? Cheers! All our TV looks squished up, our TV is very square. [Tue 17 February 2004]

RE: It's been a week I've got a video of Catterick if you want it (it's a BBC preview copy in 16:9 though, so it'll... [Mon 16 February 2004]

It's been a week Time to mention the bus again, the 106 is back on track, not being diverted via Stoke... [Mon 16 February 2004]

RE: The New 73 I recently moved to West Ealing from Nottingham. Nottingham's Transport had a crack with the... [Sun 15 February 2004]

John Power Stoke Newington [Mon 2 February 2004]

Miles Hunt Stoke Newington [Mon 2 February 2004]

Stokey at a standstill This snow has brought Stokey to a standstill, trains were cancelled and the 106 was diverted... [Thu 29 January 2004]

RE: The New 73 It would be good to now just how many people have fallen off the back of the 73. I suspect not... [Mon 26 January 2004]

Bar 98 Last night saw us drinking in the Rochester Castle (very busy, and not just with tramps and... [Sun 25 January 2004]

The New 73 Just noticed that there's been a press release this week about the new 73 , on... [Sat 24 January 2004]

Keira Knightly Wallpaper paper-flower has some Keira Knightly Wallpaper (not nude) here , as well as loads of Buffy... [Thu 8 January 2004]

Pirates of the Caribbean game There's a Pirates of the Caribbean for the PC starring (at least the voice of) Keira Knightly ... [Sat 3 January 2004]

Anapod Going to install Anapod for the IPOD today, because I'm not happy with the exploring... [Sat 3 January 2004]

Royal Bengal / Royal India The Royal Bengal has reopened as the Royal India , I hope they have better luck this time, the... [Tue 30 December 2003]

Stoke Newington Crime Browsing some of the gorier things people have been searching for on this site, I found a link to... [Wed 24 December 2003]

Stoke Newington serial killer Back facing a computer instead of a toilet for the first time in a few days, honest I have an... [Sun 7 December 2003]

Stoke Newington Just noticed that there are loads of new pretenders to the throne of Googling for Stoke... [Tue 2 December 2003]

Power cut Just been for lunch at Sesame and they have a power cut up there... it's quite a way up the... [Tue 2 December 2003]

Miles Hunt Stoke Newington [Mon 1 December 2003]

Pirates of the Caribbean DVD Out Monday! [Sun 30 November 2003]

It's that the road is narrow I think There would be room to get a bus down there if it wasn't for all the cars parked up, where... [Thu 13 November 2003]

PopEx Chart Commentary Put my popex chart commentary back in, like this for the Triple J chart in Australia ... it... [Tue 11 November 2003]

RE: 106 Hell They want the bus *away* from the school? They haven't thought a bus *to* school might be useful?... [Tue 11 November 2003]

2 bed cottage by Folkestone Harbour, 128k 128,000 , sounds not bad... there was a two bed flat with sea views for the same price, but it... [Mon 10 November 2003]

106 Hell Got to start this week with a big hinge, JOY of a journey in this morning, it seems the 106 has... [Mon 10 November 2003]

RE: Anglo Asian who knows perhaps they might want to FAX a large order in genius. [Sun 9 November 2003]

Haikksun 179 Stoke Newington Church Street London N16 0UL 020 7275 9495 [Mon 20 October 2003]

Closed on a Saturday night When we went past on Saturday night (11th October), it seemed to be closed, what a shame. [Mon 13 October 2003]

Stuart Lee and Kevin Eldon Stoke Newington [Tue 7 October 2003]

Three wheeled off road baby buggies This is why there are so many of them; according to BBC news In London's Stoke Newington -... [Thu 25 September 2003]

A night out in Stoke Newington We replaced the cancelled gig with a night drinking beer in the Defoe (they still have Lock Stock... [Thu 18 September 2003]

Another burst main on Regents Park Road another regurgitating drain on regents park road Now I have taken one picture, I just can't... [Wed 17 September 2003]

Gig tonight. CANCELLED Was planning to see Captain Soul tonight at a venue called 22 Inverness Street , which I'd... [Wed 17 September 2003]

band bible Working on the Barfly band bible more today, it's looking good, will hopefully be ready to go by... [Wed 17 September 2003]

Excitement Did some work on Clare's family tree , she's related to Harry Clarke the artist , but not... [Mon 15 September 2003]

Sue Perkins Stoke Newington [Thu 11 September 2003]

Emma Kennedy Stoke Newington [Thu 11 September 2003]

Anglo Asian 60 - 62 Stoke Newington Church Street , London N16 0NB Telephone: 020 7254 9298 or 020 7254 3633... [Sun 7 September 2003]

Keira Knightly Masturbation Stories No, not really, but I just got a search referral saying that, nice! [Mon 1 September 2003]

Stoke Newington Cinema While I'm in this thread I should give a mention to the Rio Cinema , 103-107 Kingsland High... [Mon 1 September 2003]

someone did get some popbitch passwords, how slack this is nice . [Mon 1 September 2003]

Clicia 97 Stoke Newington Church Street, Telephone 020 7254 1025 Mediterranian food, had a nice... [Sun 31 August 2003]

Doctor Doctor Had a great weekend, Chambers let me down a bit though, or I let it down, it was too smokey in... [Sun 31 August 2003]

Folkestone Weekender Booked into La Bamba Mexican Restaurant , Hythe which I just found via Hythe Live . I think... [Sat 30 August 2003]

Suede Suede play London, 12th of December, bit steep though... do I do nothing but complain about... [Tue 26 August 2003]

Pirates of the Caribbean MISSTEAKS (and spoilers) I thought of a few of things about the film - if "Bootstrap" Bill Turner was tied to an anchor... [Mon 18 August 2003]

Pirates of the Caribbean is ace Well worth going to see, and Warner Village Islington was a great place to see it. Apart from... [Sun 17 August 2003]

Warner Village Islington Going to the cinema tonight to see Pirates of the Caribbean , to the Warner cinema (Parkfield... [Sun 17 August 2003]

Some links to add to popex when it's back is being moved while I'm taking a few days off, got these out of my mail that I want... [Thu 14 August 2003]

Natural History Museum Spent an exhausting day yesterday at the Natural History Museum with the nephews, first time I've... [Thu 14 August 2003]

Family arrive this evening Got to find somewhere to entertain sister, brother-in-law and two nephews (aged five and three)... [Mon 11 August 2003]

Congestion Charge What a pain, just sorted the congestion charge for my brother in law who is driving up to... [Mon 11 August 2003]

Paul Bradley Stoke Newington [Thu 7 August 2003]

Why I can't stay in Stoke Newington This place looks nice , very nice, out of my league though, shame. Today, hopefully: Finish... [Wed 23 July 2003]

Street party There's a street party on our street on the 13th of July, will we go? What do you think... I... [Mon 7 July 2003]

New properties in Stoke Newington Just signed up at that website and got sent this: New property matching current search... [Wed 2 July 2003]

Stoke Newington For Sale House next door seemed to have been taken off the market, the for sale sign's gone, but now it's... [Tue 1 July 2003]

Overgrown Stoke Newington Dozed off for a mintue and thought I was on the wrong bus earlier, Lordship Park seems to have... [Mon 30 June 2003]

Mark Bolan's leather hat H2G2 says Stokey library has Marc Bolan's hat on display. We didn't see it when we went there... [Mon 30 June 2003]

Irvine Welsh Stoke Newington [Tue 17 June 2003]

Stoke Newington Traffic Hey, they're clearing away a load of dumped cars on Manor Road , lifting them onto the back of... [Tue 17 June 2003]

Phool Cobee Jalbaza Just found a menu, that main dish I had at The Royal Bengal was a Phool Cobee Jalbaza ,... [Mon 16 June 2003]

Royal Bengal Their site is meant to be a frame around this page:... [Sun 15 June 2003]

Stokefest That website is all about looking for sponsorship, there's not a lot out there for punters in... [Sun 15 June 2003]

Friday 13th Today I'm pissed off, got some sort of court order going on for a bill that's already been paid,... [Fri 13 June 2003]

Holiday reading While I was away I read Matthew's Prize: Being the Tale of a Whitby Orphan Boy's Longing to... [Wed 11 June 2003]

Il Bacio Il Bacio, Stoke Newington, phone numbers [Sun 1 June 2003]

is this your car? the car crash I mentioned Well that's the smashed car I mentioned, the number plates have been... [Mon 26 May 2003]

Stoke Newington car crash More local news now, there's a car gone into a lamp post at the end of Manor Road , we get a lot... [Sun 25 May 2003]

Patrick Joseph Now this is a bad website... am quite disappointed with myself that this blog thing was meant... [Sun 18 May 2003]

Links Hmm, The Royal Bengal's menu advertises but it's going nowhere at... [Sun 18 May 2003]

Royal Bengal After a very short pub crawl yesterday (couple of smashing pints in The Defoe , then no drinks... [Sun 18 May 2003]

arcade games Walked the long way round Listria Park on the way to Church Street today, and saw two magpies... [Sun 18 May 2003]

Birdcage was too loud The music's good, but maybe we were just sat at a shitty table, sound was a bit crap. So where... [Sat 17 May 2003]

Stoke Newington Action No Stokey action for several days now, stayed in last night, tonight going to Highbury Garage for... [Wed 14 May 2003]

Snackspot Liking , it was in this week [Mon 12 May 2003]

Pool rules Witnessed a bizarre pool foul in The Defoe last night (we getting back on track with the Stoke... [Mon 12 May 2003]

Cosmopolitan is now booked 70 quid a night for a double room... [Sun 11 May 2003]

Badger Cam Disappointingly seen no badgers yet in Abney Park , only people, and birds. Will keep watching... [Sun 11 May 2003]

No sign of Nigel but the Dyson was fine - one pass of the living room though and the chamber (there's no bags in... [Sat 10 May 2003]

The Joy of Hoovers ... [Sat 10 May 2003]

Mmm, bus fun That route that the 106 takes, it needs to have all the parking spaces trimmed off the side of... [Fri 9 May 2003]

Hello Today I started a new website, this is it. It's going to be a kind of weblog , a place for me to... [Thu 8 May 2003]

John Hegley Stoke Newington [Wed 7 May 2003]

Brooke Kinsella Stoke Newington [Wed 7 May 2003]

Paul Bradley Stoke Newington [Mon 21 April 2003]

Peter Gabriel Stoke Newington [Sat 5 April 2003]

David Walliams Primrose Hill [Sat 5 April 2003]

Ross Kelly Primrose Hill [Sat 5 April 2003]

Gwen Steffani Primrose Hill [Sat 5 April 2003]

Nigel from Eastenders Stoke Newington [Sun 23 March 2003]

Egg from this life Stoke Newington [Mon 10 March 2003]

Kevin Shields Rocker's Disco, Stoke Newington [Wed 18 April 2001]

Talvin Singh Stoke Newington [Mon 2 April 2001]

All of the band Rockers Disco, Stoke Newington [Tue 12 December 2000]

Beth Orton Death in Vegas Rockers Disco, Stoke Newington [Mon 11 December 2000]

Dot Allison Death in Vegas Rockers Disco, Stoke Newington [Mon 11 December 2000]

Hey Punker... Never say there's not enough punk content on popEx again... [Fri 26 May 2000]

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