Eat Drink Think - "Politics; In Shorts"

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Thursday 16 April 2015
20:00 - 23:00
Pop-Up, Date Night, Film Screenings, Something A Little Different, Supper Clubs
East London

Eat Drink Think is a dining-with-a-difference event series with a simple concept; 3 courses of fresh seasonal cooking, 3 sessions of intellectual invigoration in the form of guest speakers, screenings or performances, and 1 fully stocked bar! 

We believe the pairing of a delicious meal with some great shared entertainment creates the ideal social setting. Each course of food is followed by a short and expertly curated offering from the stage, acting as a catalyst for conversation to flow as the evening continues.

With the general election looming large, Eat Drink Think invites you for two special events orbiting Planet Politics in the surrounds of London Fields Brewery; 

Thursday April 16th (book via this page) - "Politics; In Shorts."  - Sees Rob Hughes of Conclave weekly film festival present a crafted selection of shorts using factual and non-factual storytelling, documentary and animation to draw out the most compelling ideas in politics today. 


Spring asparagus risotto with rocket and Pecorino

Pink sea trout with lime, dill and samphire butter, crushed new potatoes and tender stem purple sprouting broccoli

Sweet rhubarb and frangipane tart

We hope to see you at the brewery for a drink, dinner and some fresh perspectives! 

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And for some political discussion with top guest speakers at our second event, see details here: 

Thursday April 30th (book tickets) - “General Election 2015; the story so far.” What are the political parties promising us? Who is winning the 'spin' wars, and how? What might these 'hung parliaments' look like? Benedict Pringle, ad-man and founder of is joined on stage by three staunchly relevant commentators to discuss these questions and more, warts-and-all.

Running time for both events
: 7.30 for an 8pm start, with dinner and entertainment wrapping up around 10.15, the bar stays open until 11pm.

Venue: London Fields Brewery, 365 Warburton Street, E8 3RR

TransportTube - Central Line - Bethnal Green. Overground from Liverpool Street - London Fields. Bus - 388, 26, 48, 277, 55, 394.

Thursday 16th April (book) - "Politics; In Shorts." A selection of shorts orbiting Planet Politics curated by Rob Hughes of Conclave weekly film festival

Thursday 30th April (book) - “General Election 2015; The Story So Far.” Chaired by Benedict Pringle with Philip Cowley, Stephen Bush and Caroline Kent

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London Fields Brewery
London Fields Brewery 365-366 Warburton Street, London, E8 3RR



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