Fukushima Memorial Event Held in Kensington and Chelsea

Fukushima Memorial Event Held in Kensington and Chelsea

On July 25th Benihana on King’s Road hosted an event celebrating the one year anniversary of the official friendship between Chelsea and Kensington and Motomiya City. The purpose of the event was to mark the past and recognise the help the borough offered the area after the 2011 Tōhoku earthquake....

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Overcoming Stress & Frustration with Buddhist monk, Gen Kelsang Gomchen

Overcoming Stress & Frustration with Buddhist monk, Gen Kelsang Gomchen

Kadampa Meditation Centre London (Kensington) September 5 – October 7 Stress, frustration and anger are common experiences in modern life. These painful states of mind can easily arise when we encounter challenging situations and difficult people. If anger is not recognized early on it becomes a poison that destroys our...

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Southbank Centre Celebrates 250 Years Of Circus

Southbank Centre Celebrates 250 Years Of Circus

From Friday 17th August to Sunday 19th August the Southbank Centre is hosting a weekend of free workshops and performances to celebrate 250 years of circus. While the circus has been a worldwide phenomenon since its inception, it seems that a classic trip to see the circus has become less...

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The Octavia Foundation offers summer of fun for young people

The Octavia Foundation offers summer of fun for young people

Local charity, the Octavia Foundation, is providing a whole host of activities for young people aged 10-21 years old (up to 27 years old additional needs), over the summer holidays at its centre in Portobello. The Octavia Foundation is a London based charity that supports over 2000 people a year...

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TFL: RideLondon transport rundown

TFL: RideLondon transport rundown

Over 100,000 cyclists are participating in Prudential RideLondon events this weekend. TFL have advised those attending to check their journeys before they travel. Prudential RideLondon is the world’s largest mass participation festival of cycling, entering into its sixth year. A range of different events will take place across the two...

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Fashion Students selected to be part of The Origins Creative Arts Festival

Fashion Students selected to be part of The Origins Creative Arts Festival

Fashion students at Kensington and Chelsea College have been selected from over 340 entries to be a part of an exhibition for their work in at The Origins of Creative Arts Festival. The Festival celebrates the very best of the work of students taking University of Arts (UAL) Awarding Body...

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Families invited to free fun day at Brompton Cemetery

Families invited to free fun day at Brompton Cemetery

Brompton cemetery in West London will throw open its doors to the local community with a jam-packed programme of educational and family activities on its annual open day – the first since a major £6.2m restoration. As well as a visit to the catacombs and a horticulture tour, children can...

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Royal Albert Hall – Dementia Friendly Screenings

Royal Albert Hall – Dementia Friendly Screenings

On the 17thJuly the Royal Albert Hall will be hosting a dementia friendly screening of Calamity Jane, starting at 1pm and costing only £5 per ticket which includes tea and biscuits. The screening has been arranged specifically for those with dementia or alzheimers disease, their companions and support staff, and...

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Badajoz Carnival

Badajoz Carnival

Unbeknownst to many is the plucky province of Badajoz that sits snuggly next to Portugal inside the south-west border of Spain. Its eponymous capital is steeped in a rich history of conquest, culture and creativity, the latter of which goes on full display during the Badajoz Carnival in February. Originally...

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Kensington and Chelsea College to host ‘The Creative Collection’

Kensington and Chelsea College to host ‘The Creative Collection’

Over the course of six weeks, Kensington and Chelsea College will be hosting a series of events called The Creative Collection which allows students to showcase their work at the College. The events will be focused on Art, Design, Fashion, Millinery and Photography work from our students in various locations...

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