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Notting Hill Love


Journalist Helen Kirwan-Taylor not only pens incisive features on anything that is The Thing of The Moment, before we even realise it is, for the Sunday Times, Evening Standard and a multitude of glossy magazines, she has now turned her…


Join KPH and Idler choir


Kensington Park Hotel – bar and music venue du jour – has joined forces with the Idler Academy to form a summer choir. Tune up your whistle for the first session on Tuesday 9th June at 7pm-8.30pm. It will cost…

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Yoga roots for Nepal


Yoga Roots London in Portobello Road has organised a day of yoga, dance, live music, massage and children’s activities to help those affected by the recent Nepal earthquakes. Here are the yoga bendy bods sessions you can join in with:10:00am-…


Yoga for the whole family


Relax, de-stress and rejuvinate in an all day yoga workshop with Mieke (Positive Spirit Yoga) at the Tabernacle on 20th June from 9.30am – 3.30pm. The workshop will be held in the main auditorium (lovely room) and all ages are…


Another not so silent movie


Award winning composer David Arnold (worked on tons of films) will be joining a group of musicians to improvise scores for some of the best ever silent films at The Electric’s Not so Silent Movie afternoon on 7th June at…


Poetry at the Print Room


Next Tuesday 26th May those inclined towards verse should book for the latest poetry@the print room evening in the Coronet. Start at 7pm with a drink and then from 7.30pm enjoy 90 minutes in the company of Jo Shapcott (in pic),…


Flower power


If you are off to the Chelsea Flower Show, or just browsing in the King’s Road, pop into Anthropologie Gallery, 131-141 Kings Road SW3, and catch a dazzling exhibition of floral paintings by Notting Hill native painter Hepzibah Swinford. Visit…

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War Art this Sunday on ITV


Director Margy Kinmonth has made a captivating film, beautiful to watch and full of new facts mainly about soldiers and artists who painted during the First World war but you also meet contemporary war artists, see their work and hear…

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To have and to hold


HOLD by Julia Vance is a new sculpture in the Napoleon Garden. Vance has given a physical form with a tactile body to the word Hold. You can just look at HOLD, you can touch it or you if you need a…


Pop up portrait


Photographer Nilu Izadi is running a pop-up portrait studio in Ladbroke Grove. For £75 you buy a 30 minute studio photographic session, image editing of your session and an online link emailed to you to preview and order your favourites from around…

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Hyper-real art at Lacey


US artist Katie Buckett’s first solo exhibition of hyper-real, large-scale paintings will go on show at the Lacey Contemporary Gallery.  Originally from Ohio, Katie graduated from the prestigious Pratt Institue in New York with a Bachelor of Fine arts in 2007. For…

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Yay it’s the Hand Sale


Next week the best hand made sale – The Hand Sale – will be in the 20th Century Theatre. Thursday 21st May 6-9pm, Friday 22nd May 10am-6pm and Saturday 23rd May 10-5pm. Up those stairs you will find, jewellery, clothes,…

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Five bedroom house to rent on Artesian Road W2

Artesian Road has become one of the coolest addresses in Notting Hill being literally a two minute walk from all that Westbourne Grove has to offer. This substantial terraced house combines early Victorian elegance with excellent modern living spaces. The…