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FORMER band member turned designer and bar owner, Paul Daly, has lived in Hoxton since the 1980s and would not dream of living anywhere else in London.
His story reflects that of the area itself, which has been transformed over the past 30 years from post-industrial wasteland to an arts and nightlife mecca.
Paul studied fine art at Goldsmiths College, where he met Gary Hume and Sarah Lucas, who went on to achieve international renown as part of the Young British Artist group, which evolved from the East London arts scene. They moved to Hackney in 1988 after finding a derelict building in Hoxton Square to squat.Read more