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The Sports Team’s Premier League Predictions

The Sports Team’s Premier League Predictions

Editor’s Note On Saturday it will only have been 46 days since last season’s final day. Aston Villa stayed up sending Bournemouth and Watford down, Chelsea and Manchester United confirmed Champions League football for the 20/21 season, and Liverpool were already ...

Harry Fell

September 10th, 2020

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Harmony in Diversity…Make Them Hear You!

Harmony in Diversity…Make Them Hear You!

Alison Buchanan is doing amazing work as Artistic Director of Pegasus Opera Company to create opportunity for BAME artists in the opera world.  She’s also known as The Yard Singer due to her own outdoor performances during Covid-19 Lockdown. Find out about all of ...

Lesley Strachan

July 12th, 2020

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Find a virtual Great Escape in Quarantine…

Find a virtual Great Escape in Quarantine…

Lover of local history Geoff Simmons has put together a series of maps to turn your daily exercise into an adventure into the past.  His website Summerstown182 currently features eight downloadable maps that you can take on your walks around South West London and they ...

Lesley Strachan

April 25th, 2020

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Hope: An Exhibition and a word for our times…

Hope: An Exhibition and a word for our times…

Hope: An Exhibition is an artistic celebration of anything and everything that gives us hope or makes us feel hopeful. Award-winning photographer Jim Grover and Reverend Kit Gunasekera have installed nearly 200 pieces in St. James Church, Clapham, as part of a project to ...

Lesley Strachan

March 15th, 2020

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Did you know that Vincent Van Gogh once lived in Brixton?

Did you know that Vincent Van Gogh once lived in Brixton?

We visit 87 Hackford Road, the house where he lived in Brixton, and speak with Livia Wang, the Architect and Curator who has overseen the renovation of the property since it was acquired by her family in 2012. Livia talks about Van Gogh’s time in London and how the major ...

Lesley Strachan

February 9th, 2020

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A Surprise Every Day in Nine Elms…

A Surprise Every Day in Nine Elms…

Throughout December the whole Nine Elms area will be transformed into a giant Advent Calendar of art, as a new Christmas Carol themed window is revealed each night by a different organisation, co-ordinated by Nine Elms Arts Ministry. We speak to Betsy Blatchley, Pioneer ...

Lesley Strachan

November 16th, 2019

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From Manhattan to Waterloo…

From Manhattan to Waterloo…

Shida has been a run-away success in the USA, and now Jeannette Bayardelle brings her astonishingly powerful performance in this one-woman show to London for just five weeks.  So, if you want to catch it, you’ll have to be quick. Rough times in the Bronx are brought to life ...

Lesley Strachan

September 24th, 2019

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Mid-river Milonga and more at the Totally Thames Festival 2019.

Mid-river Milonga and more at the Totally Thames Festival 2019.

The biggest celebration of London’s iconic River Thames is back! Totally Thames have announced the amazing full programme of events for the 2019 festival. Alongside four brilliant highlight events, the full programme commemorates the river as the vital cultural and ...

Lesley Strachan

July 28th, 2019

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On The Road to Brixton

On The Road to Brixton

There is so much news coming out of the  Ovalhouse – not only is it set to relocate to Brixton,  it also has a new summer season to announce, and on top of that, it is also transforming disused playground into a temporary performance space – which will be designed ...

Lesley Strachan

June 10th, 2019

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Happy 10th Birthday WAF!

Happy 10th Birthday WAF!

We’re building up to the next Wandsworth Arts Fringe this year taking place 3-19 May across the borough of Wandsworth. We welcome our first WAF performers into our Battersea studios this week as well as make our preparations for our outdoor broadcasts.  If you can’t get

Lesley Strachan

April 21st, 2019

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