Author: Angela

The October issues of SE21, SE22 & SE23 are out today

The October issues of SE21, SE22 & SE23 are out today. Filled with local events and news, they are must-read for anyone in the area. If you don’t receive a copy through your door you can read the flipzines on this website! We have regular columns such as Food & Drink with Suzanne James; Garden Talk with Janine Winlaw; Fitness Tips with Bodyshot PT; Financial Matters and much much more. Find out about the Arts Society Dulwich, the Herne Hill Music Festival and the Paxton Green Time Bank.

Parton Comes to East Dulwich

There are some things in life that you don’t expect and having an international country singer perform in East Dulwich is one of them! This Sunday sees An Evening of Home Style Southern Tennessee cooking, with Stella’s recipes and cooking with James Donnelly, Head Chef at The Palmerston, East Dulwich. Stella will be in attendance in the Kitchen and The Palmerston, in a very special evening which will incorporate Stella singing a few songs, some of her own and some of her sister Dolly’s hits too. She will regal some lovely intimate stories about growing up as one of 12 children in the Parton family home in the Smokey Mountains of East Tennessee some of which will make you laugh and cry. It will be a rare up close and personal evening where Stella will entertain the room and come and chat with you whilst you enjoy a sumptuous feast of Home Style American food, served the way it is in the Smokey Mountains, from recipes she, her mama and Dolly cooked for many years. …

A Christmas Message from the Editor

It’s almost time to fill our fizz glasses and sign off for the festive season.  It has been an absolute pleasure to share so many exciting news stories and events from around the community with you this year and we hope to bring you even more in 2017! Wishing you all very best wishes for a Happy Christmas and a peaceful and prosperous New Year. Angela x

Dulwich Picture Gallery: November events

Exhibition Adriaen Van De Velde: Dutch Master of Landscape 12 October 2016 – 15 January 2017 Gallery Film Bar opens at 7pm and screening at 7.30pm. Tickets £9, £7 friends – includes a glass of wine, snacks and film notes. Blow Up (1966) Cert 15/110 mins Monday 14 November Starring David Hemmings and Vanessa Redgrave. After taking pictures in the park, a London photographer is horrified to find an ambiguous image lurking on the edge of the frame. Blow-Up is a British-Italian film directed by Michelangelo Antonioni about a fashion photographer, played by David Hemmings, who believes he has unwittingly captured a murder on film. It was Antonioni’s first entirely English-language film. Special events Christmas Bazaar: Saturday 12 November 10am-5pm at St Barnabas Parish Hall, Dulwich Village. Free entrance. Once again, wonderful local artists and artisans will be selling their beautiful crafts at the Christmas Bazaar – just right for presents. All-day catering with sandwiches, cake, tea and coffee and special treats for children. Carnival of the Animals: Puppet Show: Sunday 27 November 10.30 & 13.30/Linbury Room. £5 per person; babies under one year free. Drew Colby …

Animating Lordship Lane Art Trail

Coming soon is Animating Lordship Lane.  It will include six brand new artist commissions in shop windows along Lorship Lane high street in SE22. In place from Tuesday 30 August – Sunday 11 September, the works is responsive to each business and the local area. The range of artwork media is incredibly diverse, ranging from illustration and suspended installations to willow sculptures and paper automata. Delivered by Fantasy High Street, the arts company behind the bike-powered cinema screening of Belleville Rendezvous at Nunhead Green in 2014, this new project includes different installations in the windows and shop fronts of Just Williams, Mary’s Living and Giving Shop for Save the Children, Lush Designs, Roullier White, Karavan Eco and Mrs Robinson. All free to view and enjoy, the art trial will be complimented by a weekend of free family activities including street performance and art workshops on 3-4 September. An event guide is available to pick up for free in partner businesses which includes discounts and offers in high street shops. For more information visit: Saturday 3 – …