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

‘ART BEATS’ TO LAUNCH AT OLD SPITALFIELDS MARKET ON 12TH MAY 2017

Charity Hearts in Harmony to host one-day art extravaganza. On Friday the 12th of May Old Spitalfields Market’s official charity – Hearts in Harmony will host the unique all day event “Art Beats”. From 11am until 9pm London’s most popular market will come alive, with live art being produced by up to 50 talented artists, all competing for the … More ‘ART BEATS’ TO LAUNCH AT OLD SPITALFIELDS MARKET ON 12TH MAY 2017

Peckham Coal Line – Crowdfunding for a societal urban link

  South London’s home to a few disused alleyways and ageing railway sidepaths, often the subject of curiosity and waste. So when Louise from registered charity The Peckham Coal Line got in touch about a plan for a new elevated urban park built on a disused railway coal sidings in Peckers – we wanted to know more. … More Peckham Coal Line – Crowdfunding for a societal urban link

APPLICATIONS OPEN FOR ELEPHANT & CASTLE’S COMMUNITY FUND

The Elephant & Castle Community Fund has launched for 2017, its fifth year, and would like to see applicants from the local area. Delivered through The London Community Foundation, the fund will see £50,000 donated to support the Elephant & Castle community.   Lendlease and Southwark Council created the fund in 2012 as part of their … More APPLICATIONS OPEN FOR ELEPHANT & CASTLE’S COMMUNITY FUND

There’s a new kid in town – Cool Freddie

Brixton: full of urban butterflies, budding entrepreneurs, unbreakable community spirit and now #ThePeoplesFridge; Freddie. This is Olivia, she’s one of the founding members of the People’s Fridge, the clever lot behind the launch of London’s first community cool box where local businesses and residents can leave spare, edible food for those who need it. It is run … More There’s a new kid in town – Cool Freddie

Rave finger alert! Classic DJ club night to raise funds for 2017 Crystal Palace Overground Festival – hell yeh!

We love Crystal Palace Overground Festival so when news of a DJ night to raise funds for this years event dropped into our inbox we just had to share and get our rave finger at the ready……. As the Crystal Palace Overground Festival team prepares for their 2017 return to new venue Crystal Palace park, … More Rave finger alert! Classic DJ club night to raise funds for 2017 Crystal Palace Overground Festival – hell yeh!