Why Idea Store? The name reflects the fact that we are a blend of libraries and adult education. All Idea Stores are libraries – but they also contain classrooms, dance floors, computer suites, complementary therapyRead more
Our Bow: News and events in and around Bow, East London, from the Geezers.
Pearly Kings and Queens. Cockney songs. Community singing. The Cockney Heritage Festival was well and truly launched last Thursday Night at Tower Hamlets Archives Library in Bancroft Road. A celebration of traditional Cockney Pride washedRead more
Idea Store Bow in the Roman Road has literally set out its stall for the Cockney Festival which launches on Thursday night. Idea Store Bow, Roman Road A decorated stall in the foyerRead more
Last weekend a fire ripped through a tower block in Bow. This week the London Mayor confirmed the planned closure of Bow Fire Station in October. 12 fire engines attended the incident, the firstRead more
On 20th June the East End turned out in force to see the Duchess of Gloucester open the the Francis Lee Community Centre in Clare House off the Old Ford Road in Bow.Read more