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Notting Hill Carnival 2013

It’s Notting Hill Carnival time again!

Where has the last year gone? I certainly remember last year’s Carnival as if it were yesterday…but yet it’s already Carnival time once again! That’s right, this Sunday and Monday – 24th and 25th August – Notting Hill’s streets will be packed to the brim with the revellers, soundsystems, jerk chicken stalls, Red Stripe sellers…and the Carnival [...]

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Perform - Peter Pan Theatre Workshops

Peter Pan Theatre Workshops for 4-8 year olds in Notting Hill

This summer in Notting Hill, Perform Drama School will be running a number of exciting Peter Pan workshops for kids aged 4 to 8 years old! Each workshop lasts five days, and the course will see kids embark on a magical trip to Neverland with Peter Pan, Wendy, John and Michael, helping rescue Tinkerbell from the [...]

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Free legal advice in W11 from Strictly Law

Seeking out legal advice is a daunting prospect for many of us – but here’s a new and free service that many in the local area will welcome. Strictly Law are offering drop-in clinics at The Tabernacle in W11 every Friday (10am – 2pm) where you can obtain free and impartial legal advice. You can [...]

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A glimpse into Notting Hill’s history with this short film on Notting Hill Housing

Anyone interested in the history of Notting Hill and its residents should take a look at this fascinating video on the formation of Notting Hill Housing. This housing association was formed in the early 1960s as a result of the appalling living conditions that some residents faced – alongside other social issues that immigrants were [...]

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Notting Hill Mayfest 2014

Notting Hill Mayfest 2014 is nearly here!

As we edge ever closer to the fifth month of the year and to proper, glorious spring, we’re also soon to see the latest edition of the Notting Hill Mayfest! This month-long cultural festival will once again host a number of exciting events, from music and opera to talks, art, cinema and kid’s activities, which [...]

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