The roots of Camberwell Fair go back a long, long way. All the way to the Middle Ages in fact, from 1279 until 1855, when it was shut down due to “immoral and riotous behaviour”. Centuries later, in 2015, locals were entrusted with hosting festivities on Camberwell Green once more.
Today the vibe is less about the feudal system and goblets of mead, but a contemporary gathering with markets, food and drink stalls, games and two live music stages including afrobeat and reggae performances—all the modern ingredients for a day of free fun.
Autumn is the perfect season to hunker down with a good book. And if you need inspiration for your reading list, there’s no better place to be than the Southbank Centre. Now in its 14th year, London Literature Festival brings […]
Black Owned Hackney returns in October to celebrate Black History Month in collaboration with Black Eats LDN! Catch the market opposite Hackney Central station showcasing London’s best black-owned eats, artisan traders and many more black-owned businesses! Best vegan & non-vegan […]
A series of events across London, throughout October looking at our understanding and relationship to death leading up to Halloween. The programme takes in the gothic, the occult, the creepy and morbidly fascinating. Expect cemetery walks and tours, including The […]
Usually accompanied by the Bishop’s Park Fireworks, Ravenscourt Park takes centre stage this year as the sole local night of family fireworks with a children’s display as well as a main display later on. Gates open at 4 pm with the […]