Entertainment


Park life for £49 a year

You can now go to a theme park every day it’s open this year – all for a single price of £49. Thorpe Park Resort in Surrey is offering an annual pass at a special…




Talk of the town – Theatre

BY SHUJAUL AZAM shuz@slpmedia.co.uk Question: “What does a civilised man drivel on about with most satisfaction?” Answer: “Himself” Immured in a horrid basement flat in the hinterlands of London, an anonymous Man creates a video…


New club night in Peckham

The frontman of award-winning indie band Foals has opened a new club night in Peckham. Yannis Philippakis began his regular slot – MILK – at Rye Wax, in Rye Lane, last night (Thursday) despite the…



A twisted tale of nerve-jangling horror

This adaptation of Robert Louis Stevenson’s classic gothic thriller stars Phil Daniels as both Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde. In a secret experiment, the upright and respectable Dr Henry Jekyll splits his personality into two,…


Talk of the town – lumiere london

Thornton Heath is to host a free open-air evening of live music, dance performances and spoken word, alongside truly stunning world-class visual light installations Thornton Heath is famous as the place which has launched the…


Happy ever afters at The Blazing Donkey

ADVERTISEMENT FEATURE Exclusive use means exclusively yours. Yours from which to host the exclusive show-stopping wedding you’ve always dreamed of… Yours for a relaxed wedding weekend, without  any interruptions. Yours from which to entertain your family,…



Cameron Hall’s Four Seasons Film

An East Dulwich resident has launched a new film festival which will showcase a series of films about the seasons. Cameron Hall’s Four Seasons Film Festival is taking place at Cadogan Hall, Sloane Square, in Chelsea…



Sports centre opens doors to all

BY SHUJAUL AZAM shuz@slpmedia.co.uk It’s finally up and running. The Sutcliffe Park Sports Centre for Greenwich has opened its doors, and everyone is invited. The centre promises to provide a wide range of opportunities for…



Diverse voices from a shoebox

A new museum is set to open in a giant shoebox in South London, bringing together 20 new stories from refugees and migrants who have made London their home On February 8, a new version…


This show for children is a hoot

Swoop down to The Greenwich Theatre in February to meet Hoot Owl – a crafty bird with a talon to amuse. Written, composed and performed by Ellis Creez and Rebecca Hallworth the show, Hoot Owl…




Public meeting over Brockwell Park gigs

Residents are invited to a public meeting to debate the prospect of a huge festival moving on to their nearby park. The Herne Hill Forum community group has invited local residents, businesses, councillors and organisers…






We walked around the world

It’s been a fantastic year for grant-making breast cancer charity, Walk the Walk. 2017 saw them celebrate 20 years of their most iconic event, The MoonWalk London, and raise almost £7.5million. Walk the Walk has…


Can you help to beat cancer?

Don’t miss The MoonWalk London, Saturday, May 12, 2018. Power walk through the capital at Midnight wearing a decorated bra, as you raise money and awareness for breast cancer charity, Walk the Walk. Sign up…



Museum of the Moon

BY DENISE HYLAND We all have our views on what makes a great local shop so I’m delighted that it’s time for residents to have their say on who deserves to win a Best of…


Be enchanted at medieval palace

Something enchanting is happening at the historic Eltham Palace. Its gardens will be filled with light, colour and sound as English Heritage’s brand new season of ‘Enchanted’ events begin. The former royal palace turned art…




The Big Interview: Tim Wilson

If you find yourself rushing past Waterloo station in February battling against the winter winds, stop for a moment and cock your ear towards the Vaults and you may hear a little scream of delight…


On screen by royal appointment

By SHUJAUL AZAM shuz@slpmedia.co.uk When you’re watching the second series of the TV blockbuster royal drama The Crown, look out for  49-year-old Ivanhoe Norona, Ivanhoe, pictured, who  was spotted by TV scouts,  is playing a royal role himself…


Christmas Gifts…

Show your loved one how much you know about them by giving him/her a Song Art Print Sound Wave Art based on his/her favourite song. Mono Wave Art produces prints of any song or piece’s…


Bid is in to be the best borough

BY SHUJAUL AZAM shuz@slpmedia.co.uk A town hall has submitted its bid to be named London Borough of Culture, with a £1.1million prize up for grabs. It has described  its bid  “an ambitious and far-reaching proposal”…



Get fit in the park

A new outdoor gym has opened, thanks to a park user group. The Friends of Chinbrook Meadows  (FOCM) successfully applied to the Tesco’s Bags of Help and the London Marathon Charitable Trust for funds. A…


Party time at the Printworks

BY TOBY PORTER toby@slpmedia.co.uk One of the biggest brands in music has picked a venue which used to be Europe’s biggest printworks to celebrate its 10th anniversary. SBTV, which launched the careers of Skepta and…



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