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 [...]
From Friday 13th December 2013, Pop Up Screens will be hosting a series of special Christmas films at the lovely 20th Century Theatre on Westbourne Grove. This will be a great opportunity to get you right into the spirit of Christmas in the run-up to the big day itself! After the first screening on 13th [...]
This Saturday, St John’s Church in Notting Hill will be hosting a fantastically spooky Halloween event: a live screening of the classic silent movie The Hunchbank of Notre Dame - based on the novel by Victor Hugo – accompanied by the church’s newly restored organ! A candlelit cinema will be set up in St John’s Church to [...]
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 [...]
We were contacted by a reader about a fantastic video he made of Holland Park during the recent snowfall. Featuring both the park and the area in general, Hugh Hood’s great little film shows some wonderfully snowy scenes, including some at a clearly very tranquil part of the day – beautiful to see. If you’d [...]
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.