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East Dulwich Christmas Cracker – Cracker-tastic fun for all! 

East Dulwich will be the place to be on Saturday 2nd December when the fabulous Christmas Cracker returns for its sixth year, offering even more to get everyone in the festive spirit. The street festival programme will include an exciting array of entertainment from local choirs and performance groups with music to be found at the special Bandstand in North Cross Road and pop-up performers appearing along Lordship Lane during the afternoon. Spot your sparkly hosts for the day, Holly & Ivy. Catch the exceedingly colorful Kinetica Bloco as they perform over lunchtime and round the day off with the Children’s Disco at 4.30pm with DJ Trev. Christmas Cracker exclusive offers will only be available on the day from the wonderful local traders. The North Cross Road market will be home to some tempting seasonal gifts and delicious festival food. The community area will see the East Dulwich WI on the hunt for the best Christmas Jumper be it bought, knitted or accessorized! Visit the stall on 2nd December wearing your jumper between 10am and …

Love West Dulwich Christmas Fair

Plans for the Love West Dulwich Christmas Fair, which is celebrating its fourth year, are in full swing. The Love West Dulwich Christmas Fair will take place on Park Hall Road, Croxted Road and Rosendale Road in West Dulwich, SE21, on Saturday 25th November from 11am to 4pm. It promises to be a fun day for the whole family and a chance to get your Christmas shopping all wrapped up, whilst supporting the areas wonderful local businesses. Across West Dulwich there will be special festive in-store activities for all the family to take part in, including Santa’s grotto at Wigwam Toy Shop, decoration painting at the Dulwich Trader, children’s story time at Dulwich Books and a treasure hunt which will start at The Rosendale pub. As well as shopping at many of West Dulwich’s independent shops, they’ll be a chance to shop at The Rosendale Road Market with stalls including art, crafts, handmade jewellery, handmade baby & children’s clothing, cakes, and much more. Food lovers can enjoy the street food market on Croxted Road, as …

The Charter School Christmas Fair

The Charter School will be holding its annual Christmas Fair on Thursday 23rd November from 5.30pm to 8.30pm. Local Artists and Designers will be selling their work including gorgeous vintage jewellery, handmade scarves and accessories, limited edition prints and homewares as well as greetings cards and Christmas cards.  The perfect opportunity to pick up an original Christmas gift. There will be a raffle on the night with fabulous prizes and there will be festive food, drink and music. The Fair will be held at The Charter School Red Post Hill , SE24 9JH , Entrance is £1 for adults, kids free. SaveSaveSaveSave

Halloween Highlights at The Horniman Museum and Gardens

Horniman Halloween Fair: Saturday 28 and Sunday 29 October 10.30am–4.30pm Join us for fiendish fun at our annual Halloween Fair. Meet creepy crawlies in the Wild Fangs cave, follow clues in the Gardens on the Halloween Trail, make your own pumpkin headdress, delve into our amazing arts and crafts markets and fabulous food stalls, and come dressed in your best costume and join the Halloween Parade through the Gardens. See horniman.ac.uk/visit/events/horniman-halloween-fair Free entry.  Charges apply to some activities. Halloween Storytelling: Saturday 28 and Sunday 29 October 11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2.30pm, 3.30pm ‘It’s Halloweeeeen! The most magically spookiest time of the year. And Pip can’t wait…he’s got the best ideas – terrifying tricks and chilling treats galore. The bonfire is built, the ghostly sheets are waiting…but there’s just one very tiny problem. Time is running out for the teeniest Jack O Lantern in town… and he needs your help! Join Jumble Abode Theatre for some interactive storytelling fun for all the family. Suitable for families with children aged 3+. Tickets: Child £5, Adult £1. Children must be accompanied by an …

Emer Casey Memorial London 10k

Herne Hill Harriers are once again preparing for the Emer Casey Memorial London 10k which takes place in Brockwell Park on Sunday 29 October 2017 at 9.30am. This is an event with a unique history. Emer Casey, the youngest of five daughters of Brendan and Juliette Casey died when she was just 28 years old following a short and brave battle against ovarian/uterine cancer in 2006. Her untimely death had such an enormous impact on her family, friends, colleagues and everybody that knew her that a decade on from her death her legacy lives on. Her family vowed that the best way to honour her memory was to establish the Emer Casey Foundation, determined that nobody else should suffer the same fate as Emer. Ten years on the Foundation – a charity dedicated to fundraising which will help to support research into ovarian and uterine cancer and improve the lives of women diagnosed with the disease – continues to go from strength to strength. So far it has raised almost €1 million and has no …