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Basil Brush, the hugely popular children’s entertainer who has been lighting up TV screens for nearly 50 years, is coming to OnBlackheath this September. The funny furry fox, whose mischief making and catchphrase “Boom Boom!” has earned a place in millions of children’s hearts since the late 1960s, has been...
People are being urged to save the date so they don’t miss out one of the capital’s most established and unique community arts festivals next month. Now in its 11th year, Bermondsey Street Festival will feature artists, galleries, businesses, restaurants, breweries and bars for the big party in the...
James Haddrell
This week I am on the hunt for a business partner to support a programme of theatre workshops for teenagers and for older people in the boroughs of Greenwich and Lewisham. I am targeting those who may not have regular access to arts activity because of the often prohibitive costs...
Sadiq Khan
A huge celebration of culture across the capital was kick-started by the Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan on Friday as he launched the search for the first-ever London borough of culture. The major new London borough of culture award will see the capital’s 32 boroughs bid for more than £1million...
Susan Calman Photo: Steve Ullathorne
Ten years ago Susan Calman was a top flight corporate lawyer working at places including the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland. But she says it was unfulfilling and stressful so she made the decision to give it all up and pursue her long held ambition and become a comedian. Now,...

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