LEAKE STREET: Waterloo’s Iconic Graffiti Tunnel Gets Lit

London Waterloo’s famous graffiti tunnel, Leake Street Arches, has been brought to life by light. Originally brought to fame by notorious street artist Banksy, Leake Street, also known as the iconic ‘graffiti tunnel’ links Lower Marsh to the South Bank and is one of London’s most popular urban street art locations. As one of the few … More LEAKE STREET: Waterloo’s Iconic Graffiti Tunnel Gets Lit

Indy film to Immortalise Cleansing of London Council Estates

WoolfeVision and Aylesbury Film Night presents a WORLD PREMIERE 8th December of the documentary ‘Concrete Soldiers’, about the social cleansing of housing estates and those resisting the destruction of their homes. The film focuses on the Aylesbury, Cressingham Gardens and Central Hill council estates in London. The film encourages viewers to have hope, and a belief that a fairer future … More Indy film to Immortalise Cleansing of London Council Estates

Introducing: ‘A SPOTLIGHT ON’ featuring Brockley Artists Glenn Mottershead and Kaori Homma

We’ve got a double artist whammy to kick off our new feature series ‘A Spotlight On’. We welcome Brockley artists Glenn Mottershead and Kaori Homma into the South East London Blog fold. We didn’t go as far as sitting them down and shining a spotlight on them, but we did find out some gems that we are … More Introducing: ‘A SPOTLIGHT ON’ featuring Brockley Artists Glenn Mottershead and Kaori Homma

London charity offers respite for vulnerable kids this summer 

This summer, over 100 local London children will be given a helping hand by home-grown charity, Free to Be Kids. The London-based children’s charity will offer respite, support and new experiences outside of the parameters of the school term.  The charity works with schools, local authorities, housing associations, domestic violence refuges and homelessness charities to … More London charity offers respite for vulnerable kids this summer 

Impactful Street Art? Market Road Gallery, UKs 1st Interactive Art Space

The creative minds at Central Saint Martins, the University of Arts London (UAL) and the space sharer’s at Attic Self Storage have created the first ever street art space designed to respond to community peer-review. Using Attic’s latest state-of-the-art self-storage facility as its 65-metre canvas, artists, art lovers and community can participate in a living … More Impactful Street Art? Market Road Gallery, UKs 1st Interactive Art Space

SOUTH EAST LONDON SUPPERCLUB RAISES FUNDS FOR SYRIAN REFUGEES

Three South East London chefs are uniting to support a synagogue-based charity raising funds to transform a disused caretaker’s flat into a home for a Syrian refugee family.  Pop-up favourites Fowl Mouths, award-winning Pakistani restaurant Masala Wala and Michel Roux Jnr alumnus Jonny Rothfield have joined forces for a charity feast on Sunday 14th May to support Abraham’s Tent.  … More SOUTH EAST LONDON SUPPERCLUB RAISES FUNDS FOR SYRIAN REFUGEES