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A woman looks out from a residential development in the London borough of Tower Hamlets in London, England. A recent study has shown that 42 per cent of children in Tower Hamlets live in poverty, making it the worst area of the UK for child poverty.
Tracey Emin and Sarah Lucas - 'The Shop'. British art in the 1990s was infused with a spirit of experimentation and enterprise. As part of the YBA generation, Emin and Lucas rented a former doctor’s surgery in East London for six months from February 1993. 103 Bethnal Green Road became ‘Lucas & Emin’, a place where the artists made and sold solo and collaborative merchandise to the public.