Friday 9 August: Salsa comes to The Portico Gallery
El Swing hits the dancefloor with a monthly night of the very best in Salsa – from the hottest new salsa dura to the deepest, classic Fania – and all the amazing stuff in between. The DJs: Johnny Gee, Dave Hucker, Carey Lyseight and Gerry Lyseight have hosted some of London’s most legendary club nights: Sol Y Sombra, Salsa Fusión, Latin Swing at Wessex House, Mambo Inn, Villa Stefano, as well as lighting up Notting Hill Carnival with the Latin Rave Sound System. The all-comers salsa dance class kicks off at 7.30 – led by the wonderful Yamile – before the club night gets into gear at 8.30 for 100% Lean Latin through until midnight. 7.30-8.30pm Mixed Salsa Dance Class led by Yamile. 8.30-12am – Club. £10 – Salsa Class + Club. £7 – Dance class only. £5 – Club only. The Portico Gallery, 23a, Knights Hill, SE27 0HS. www.porticogallery.org.uk. El Swing begins on May 10 and then on the second Friday of the month thereafter.
Sunday 11 August 2019: Central Peckham Walk
2pm. Led by Peter Frost. Meet at Peckham Rye Station SE15 4RX. Duration 2 hours. Embraces what was the “Golden Mile” of the 1930s with its five department stores and art deco architecture. You are introduced to the unexpected which has made Peckham a favourite destination for the discerning visitor. www.peckhamsociety.org.uk
Sunday 25 August: Green Rooms Market at Peckham Springs
11am-5pm. Green Rooms Market are returning to Peckham Springs during the late Summer Bank holiday for a day of plant shopping, workshops, live music, food and drinks. You’ll be able to shop, learn and make with London’s finest botanical businesses in the brilliant surrounds of Peckham Springs. Family and dog friendly. Free entry. 22A Blenheim Grove, SE15 4QN. www.greenroomsmarket.com
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