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Travis Elborough: The Vinyl Countdown

Join Travis Elborough, author of The Long-Player Goodbye, as he explains how artists and record companies responded to vinyl records and charts their life and times, with the aid of a few discs from his own collection. The book inspired the BBC Four documentary When Albums Ruled the World, in which Travis Elborough also appeared.

The Gentle Author: East End Vernacular

The Gentle Author, who writes the daily Spitalfields Life blog, shows the paintings and tells the stories of the artists who painted London’s East End streets in the 20th Century.

Lucinda Hawksley: Dickens and Christmas

Dickens and Christmas is an exploration of the 19th-century phenomenon that became the Christmas we know and love today – and of the writer who changed, forever, the ways in which it is celebrated.

Bobby Seagull's Quiz Night

Bobby Seagull, star of University Challenge from East Ham, hosts a special evening at The Wanstead Tap.


Robin Ince: The Infinite Monkey Cage – How to Build a Universe

Robin Ince will be discussing How to Build a Universe, his book with Prof Brian Cox based on the BBC Radio 4 programme The Infinite Monkey Cage.