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Happy Birthday you old market


Portobello and Golbourne Markets are celebrating their 150 birthdays this year with a different theme every month. Post your pics on social media with this tag –  #pogo150. Each month the taker of the best pic will win a special commemorative…


Wonderful women


Not only wonderful, but exceptional women are celebrated at a 5×15 evening in March. Among great minds gathered on International Women’s Day will be forensic anthropologist Professor Sue Black, historian and Wild Swans author Jung Chang, children’s author and illustrator…


New anti-mansion tax group


SHOUT or Stop Home Owners Unfair Tax is the name of a new west London campaign set up to oppose mansion tax.  SHOUT’s aim is to increase awareness of mansion tax and to lobby politicians who are advocating it to…


Colour it in


Pedlars is the destination for small scribblers who want to put about a spot of colour. The After School ArtClub [sic] has been organised by Alexandra Myers who describes herself as ‘picture editor, baker, budding florist and now art teacher to…


Why don’t you … graffiti


Graphic Gallery is hosting graffiti workshops this weekend for just fifteen quid. On Saturday from 1-3pm or Sunday 1-3pm, just north up the Portobello Road (number 284) after the Westway. My boys have done this and loved it. You come…


A stitch in time …


Gin & Knit 2 with knitwear designer Ros Badger is coming up at the Idler Academy. You make a bobble hat while sipping a nice glass of gin, hopefully with tonic, ice and a nice slice of lemon. You will…


Barbara Nicholls open studio


Artist Barbara Nicholls is having an open studio to show her Peak District work. Nicholls says: “Since 2011 I have exclusively used watercolour on paper. These works continue established themes of geology, mapping and topography. The watercolour paint settles onto…

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Sing to Live, Live to Sing


A popular singing for health programme that operates across the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea is set to expand. Sing to Live, Live to Sing already runs weekly sessions at the Dalgarno Centre and people taking part have reported  a…


New show of urban artists


A group of 13 artists are showing for the next two weeks at Portobello Road’s Graffik gallery. Called New School 3 is a selection of artists who Graffik says are: “the best of who we believe in.” It is a…

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4 bedroom eco-house for sale on Waldo Road NW10

How to best describe this stunning development apart from in superlatives? The collection of three houses now sitting on this West London plot have been designed and developed by Munkenbeck and his partner, and are at the forefront of modern property…

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2 bedroom flat for sale on Clanricarde Gardens W2

A much loved two bedroom third floor apartment for sale situated within this popular cul-de-sac of beautiful Victorian buildings in Notting Hill. The apartment offers a bright west facing reception room, a charming large eat-in kitchen ideal for cooking, dining-in…