In 2019, Waltham Forest will become the first-ever London Borough of Culture, as awarded by the Mayor of London putting arts and culture at the heart of the north east London communities that reside there.
Kicking off the year-long celebration, based around the theme Radicals, Makes and Fellowship, Welcome to the Forest takes place in Waltham Forest Town Hall including a site-specific film from artists in The Forest and a neon winter carnival in partnership with God’s Own Junkyard. There will also be a soundscape featuring the voices of over 1000 participants from local schools and choirs.
As a preventative measure against the spread of COVID-19this event has been cancelled for 2020 Annual free celebration of St George, patron saint of England, and slayer of a dragon, legend has it. Crowds will gather in one of London’s […]
As a preventative measure against the spread of COVID-19this event has been cancelled for 2020 A free celebration of Sikh culture and heritage for Vaisakhi, which marks the birth of the Khalsa. Indoor and outdoor events will include shabad kirtan […]
Not normally open to the public, Acton Depot open weekends are a fantastic opportunity to see some the hundreds of thousands of treasures stored in the working museum storehouse. What to expect These depot open days take place three times a […]
Days of Poland is the biggest Polish Festival in the whole of the UK. Held at Potters Field near Tower Bridge, this festival introduces visitors to Polish cuisine, music and arts – both traditional and contemporary. The festival has activities […]