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 [...]
Join the ‘Architect in the House’ scheme to receive professional architectural advice and support Shelter
Local homeowners who are thinking of a design revamp in the near future may be very pleased to hear about the new initiative ‘Architect in the House’ – one which also benefits the housing and homelessness charity Shelter. Local architect Peter Morris and his architectural practice Peter Morris Architects are taking part in this scheme, [...]
After an exciting build up across the country this year, Oxjam 2013 comes to a close on the 19th October with venues all over the UK showcasing the best up and coming talent this country has to offer – whilst also raising money for the very worthy cause, Oxjam, of course! And, of course, Notting [...]
Ahead of Oxjam Notting Hill’s grand finale on 19th October, they are hosting a film screening of Legacy in the Dust: The Four Aces Story at the pop up cinema on Portobello Road on 3rd October. The film’s snoypsis: In the 1960s Mr. Newton Dunbar arrived in the UK from Jamaica and founded one of the [...]
There’s little over a week until the 2013 Notting Hill Carnival (how has it come around so soon?!) and there’s of course plenty of exciting Carnival-related events being lined up in addition to the main event. One of these is the next instalment of Oxjam Notting Hill’s live music events, following on from their launch [...]
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New e-book for visitors to Notting Hill!
An Amazon.com review gives this book five stars and says "If You're Staying In or Near Notting Hill - You Need This Book..."!
We're written an e-book to help visitors to Notting Hill! With sections on restaurants, cafes, bars, pubs, places to stay, things to see, history and more, there's something of interest for everyone! Available now on Amazon, read more details about it here.