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William Patten School Summer Fair – Sunday, 11 July

William Patten School Summer Fair –  Sunday, 11 July

Enjoy family fun at William Patten School Fair with exciting games including beat-the-goalie and the famous dunk tank, BBQ, cakes and other delicious home-made food and drink; pampering for body and soul; arts, crafts and face painting; raffle with great prizes; wonderful stalls; live music from The Irregulars. Date: Sunday 11 July Location: Stoke Newington […]

Enjoy an old fashioned fun fair at Clissold Park Today

Enjoy an old fashioned fun fair at Clissold Park Today

Today is your last chance to go back in time, in Stoke Newington’s Clissold Park and enjoy some vintage rides, by Carters Steam Fair. With antique rides and amusements, steam gallopers and steam yachts, Rock ‘n’ roll dodgems, vintage fair organs and slot arcades there is fun for the whole family. For the daredevils, Carters […]

Splash-tacular paddling pool making waves in Stoke Newington

Splash-tacular paddling pool making waves in Stoke Newington

Young and old can enjoy cooling off at the newly refurbished Splash pool in Stoke Newingtom. The paddling pool was re-opened in time for the half term holiday (31 May-4 June), and has been re-painted, and a new ramp installed to make it accessible for those using wheelchairs. Cllr Jonathan McShane, Cabinet Member for Community […]

Stoke Newington Mans’ Hanky Panky At BP HQ

Stoke Newington Mans’ Hanky Panky At BP HQ

Now who would have thought that? A guy from Stokie and another fella, scaled BP’s central London’s Headquarters today, to hoist a flag depicting the BP logo covered in oil, in protest at the BP oil disaster in the Gulf of Mexico. Green Peace protester, Ben Stewart, 36 is described as a law graduate by […]

Stoke Newington Literary Festival Tickets Now On Sale

Stoke Newington Literary Festival Tickets Now On Sale

Tickets  for the first ever Stoke Newington Literary Festival are now available. The Pleasance Theatre is handling ticket sales.  Please phone the box office on 020 7609 1800 for credit card sales. Tickets are also available from Stoke Newington Bookshop, at 159 Stoke Newington High Street.  Cash sales only. The festival will be as diverse […]

LolliBop – The Big Bash for Little People 17 – 18 July Comes To Stoke Newington

LolliBop – The Big Bash for Little People 17 – 18 July Comes To Stoke Newington

Parents looking for something to occupy their little ones, over the summer will be happy to know of the Lollibop Festival. Billed by the organizers as “a fantasy adventure in a world of imagination, magic and wonder where anything can happen”, Lollibop is a childrens festival formulated for the under 10’s and will be held […]