At the start of the year, The Guide to Notting Hill mentioned a year-long and exceedingly fun project by the artist IMPREINT, Portraits – one that anyone and everyone is encouraged to participate in! Kickstarted in December on the streets of Notting Hill (when, in just a few hours, over 100 people took part), the [...]
“Stories in Residence: Tales of the Sunshine Flats” concludes the year-long Kensal Voices project on 22nd February
I’ve previously written about Kensal Voices, a year-long intergenerational heritage project run by the SPID (Specially Produced Innovatively Directed) Theatre Company to assist and help young participants gain professional creative skills as well as marking the history of this Grade II* listed local landmark. Most recently, we wrote about the free guided tours of Kensal House that took [...]
Join the ‘Swab for Margot’ campaign at The Tabernacle on 1st February to register as a stem cell donor
Come down to The Tabernacle on Saturday 1st February 2014 to take part in the ‘Swab for Margot’ campaign – to help save Margot Martini’s or a another child’s life. 17-month-old Margot was diagnosed with an extremely rare form of Leukaemia in October 2013, and now requires a stem cell donation from someone with a [...]
You may have read on this blog about artist IMPREINT’s Balloons exhibition at Arancina on Pembridge Road, which is currently exhibiting until 7th January 2014. A few weeks ago, in the run up to Christmas, the artist himself gave a talk at the same venue on his latest project – Portraits – which was launched [...]
As part of the Kensal Voices project, a series of Kensal House guided tours will take place on Saturday 30th November from 1pm to 4pm giving members of the public a wonderful opportunity to view this Grade II* listed building which was designed in 1936 by architect Maxwell Fry and social reformer Elizabeth Denby. The [...]
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.