The Culture Hour’s Christmas Special by Eastlondonradio on Mixcloud

On this episode of the culture hour Mel gives us a review of Richard the 2nd at the Barbican, a film review of “Gone Too Far” from this year’s Bfi Film Festival, an interview with Writer Tim Grewcock and the Artistic Director of All The Pigs Theatre plus Food Blogger , Marianne Arake, joins us to tell us about some exciting pop up restaurants and events happening around the capital.

Barbican –
All The Pigs Theatre –
Gone Too Far -
Marianne Arake –

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