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

Fancy an urban Parisian culture fix this summer? Le Voyage a Nantes celebrates arts, culture and community regeneration…

It’s time to start planning the summer jollies and if you’re a community festival and street art junkie like me, the citywide arts festival, Le Voyage a Nantes, which runs from 1st July – 27th August may be right up your street. Set on the Loire River in one of France’s most dynamic and creative … More Fancy an urban Parisian culture fix this summer? Le Voyage a Nantes celebrates arts, culture and community regeneration…

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!