Gallery of submitted photos

Here's a random selection from the contributions we received. Refresh the page to see more


Dawn O'Connor

The Battle of Cable Street

Cyril Farby

I was 4or 5 during the Battle of Cable St. As a Jewish boy, I was scared. This mural brings back horrific memories.

Elroy & Nardo Bailey, MDMD Arts, Nightingale Estate, Hackney

Katherine Green

MDMD Arts, run by community workers Elroy & Nardo Bailey, creates opportunities for young people

Hackney Road Orchid

Laura Adams

Taliban man and woman

rajahan begum


Where people go to pray

Humayra & Tahmina

Where people go to pray.


Kumiko Broadhurst

All aboard, this ship sails to Silver Town!

F*** the Olympics

Drew Flanagan

I wanted to explore where this dissatisfaction came from.

Spring reflections


At the beggining of spring, water from melted snow creats great reflecions during sunset.

my eastend

domenica pecoraro

fun,hope and joy in the eastend today

Eastend ladies: Mirror on the wall

Eunjung Lee

Andrea's Hair Salon, Vallance Road

Mile End Easter football club

Brandon Franco & Andrew Hernandez


Gillian Whyte

Sundial by the river in Wapping, as the sun rises over the East End

One Lane for All

Simon Browne

Music, Street Art, Religion & Culture, Poverty & Affluence – Brick lane is My East End.

Christmas and a packet of crisps

John Matthews

East End Street

Halima Begum

This shows the new towering over the old. This is my eastend.


Bright Lights Big City

michelle de vriues

A contrasting view of the East end regeneration

Laundrette E5

Nefise Hussein

This is 'The Red Devil's' football team, who I came across outside a laundrette in Hackney.

Graffiti in progress

Rafael Bilski

for me East End is a capitol of London (or British) graffiti ...

London Muslim Centre

Kelvin Hayes

For me, one of the defining characters of east London is its multiculturalism.

Ruckholt Road

Angelica Robinson

I felt sadness and laughter when I strolled past this persons house in Ruckholt Road, Leyton

the end is nigh for richmond house

keh hui ng

this is a shot of the former flowers east building and artist studios.

Hackney Dip

mick terry

a february morning hangover cure

let's dance

Parmjit Singh

dancing at a festival is great

Terrace Entity

Jim Weir

What you find in terraced gardens off the high st.


Emli Bendixen

The Red Light District

Calina Zadravetz

The East End doesn't stop for red lights in its district.

walk in the park

Fred Yardley

The Battle of Cable St

Sayema Ahmed

Tells us about the history of the east end

A signpost

Halima Ali

Two different directions

Welcome to the Next Generation

Gillian Barker

Hoxton is Buzzing!

Dean Green

Yellow Queen

Ghiasi Samin Valentine


The UEL Docklands Campus

Alex Cudby

Modern East London

In Contrast

Richard Gough

A women heads home from the local supermarket in Hackney East London. Her head is facing down, perha

Brick Lane

Obinna Uzoukwu

This picture was taken in Brick Lane, East London. The open window represents the social openness of the East End; the relaxed and informal atmosphere. This image shows the café culture, where on a Sunday the mixed cultures come together to sell and buy on the infamous Brick lane market.

Bobby Bubbles


East End Royal Bird

Dillon Gillen

property of Her Majesty the Queen since 1186, living in the East End

Stik Man

Catherine Osborn