Renowned violinist Dmitry Sitkovetsky and acclaimed pianist and former BBC Radio 3 presenter Iain Burnside will perform with the lauded Czech string ensemble The Zemlinsky Quartet in another wonderful ‘Music in Context’ concert presented by the ASPECT Foundation for Music and Arts. The evening will explore Tolstoy’s inspiration for his controversial novel, which was inspired [...]
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 [...]
As something of a departure from the norm here at The Guide to Notting Hill, I bring you the first ever gig review! And how lucky am I to be able to review as rocking a band as The Jar Family? This six-piece performed at The Elgin on Thursday night, the truly excellent pub on [...]
It can’t have escaped the notice of many of you that this weekend is a Bank Holiday weekend in the UK. A three day weekend. Three days! THREE WHOLE DAYS! Hurrah! Of course, this August Bank Holiday weekend – the last public holiday we get until Christmas (ssh! Let’s gloss over that before we get [...]
New e-book for visitors to Notting Hill!
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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.