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OXO Tower Restaurant, Bar and Brasserie hosts exhibition raising awareness of food waste

A restaurant in Southwark is hosting a pop-up exhibition to raise awareness about food wastage and its impact on the environment, writes Connor McLaughlin. OXO Tower Restaurant, Bar and Brasserie is using its space to showcase 14 prints by some of Europe’s most talented artists.


Shipwright offers a line-up of arts and theatre from July to August

Shipwright is an atmospheric new venue located in the grounds of the historic Master Shipwright’s house near Deptford on the banks of the river Thames.


Musician Ego Ella May to release deluxe edition of LP June 25

To mark the first anniversary of the release of her debut album Honey For Wounds, singer, songwriter and musician Ego Ella May is releasing a deluxe edition of the LP, on June 25


10 TikTok Home Hacks That Will Change Your Life

Residents will have a lot less time on their hands if lockdown regulations are lifted this month. So here are some time-saving tips to improve your home without needing lots of time, from social media platform Tiktok  Genesis Collection have made sure you won’t miss out on trending content and therefore revealed the top 10 TikTok home hacks that are sure to change your life.


Chefs defying limitations of lockdown at Streatham Food Festival – until Sunday

The Streatham Food Festival is back for its 12th year celebrating the huge range of food on offer in Streatham’s local bars, cafes and restaurants. After a challenging year for independent eateries faced with both Covid and Brexit the festival will encourage food lovers to get back out and sample the delights on their doorstep.


London-based artist launches immersive installation in Greenwich

A multidisciplinary artist has unveiled a large immersive installation in Greenwich. The artwork features a series of playful experiences – including hopscotch made from reclaimed car tyres and a crazy golf course.


Gerard Harris seeks your attention with new show at Wandsworth Arts Fringe Festival

“Have you ever found out some key fact about your life half way through?” asks comedian Gerard Harris, who was diagnosed with ADHD at the age of 40.


Wandworth Arts Fringe makes its return

South London’s first arts festival of the year, Wandsworth Arts Fringe returns from June 25 to July 11, featuring street performances, circus, dance, music, theatre and more.


Emerging artists showcase their talents around Bankside

At a particularly challenging time for the arts, it is more important than ever to promote aspiring artists, which is exactly what new art project Beyond Boundaries aims to do, writes Charles Harrison


Outdoor poetry picnic for kids being hosted be The Albany

Deptford venue The Albany is hosting an outdoor poetry picnic for kids from six years old upwards on June 20 at 2pm.


Brixton Village launching cultural events for Windrush Day

To celebrate the diverse and vibrant community of Lambeth, Brixton Village is launching a programme of cultural events later this month for Windrush Day, writes Connor McLaughlin.


Artist launches exhibition in Lambeth cafe

The newly-opened Yard Cafe in Lambeth has opened an exhibition of paintings and prints by artist Reuben Powell.


Balham born actor performs one-man show inspired by the death of George Floyd

As we reflect on the one-year anniversary of the killing of George Floyd, one playwright is live streaming a play to highlight race issues still present in 21st century Britain.


The Dunwells return to live audiences in June after virtual shows over lockdown

An Indie-folk band who played 220 free virtual shows over lockdown to boost fans morale are returning to play for a live audience at Southwark venue London Omeara on June 27.