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Wandsworth Arts Fringe 2018

The Doors Are Open! 4 – 20 May 2018 As it approaches its tenth year, Wandsworth Council’s Wandsworth Arts Fringe (WAF) has issued a call out to artists and venues alike to participate in London’s most eclectic arts festival. Concurrently, WAF is announcing a series of workshops and networking events for interested artists, potential venues… Read More

‘Shiver me timbers’ – them pirates have set sail for Earlsfield

A fearsome looking pirate ship – The Golden Ghost – is fast approaching Earlsfield. But tremble ye not landlubbers – for this galleon doesn’t sail the seven seas – but it will instead soon be the centrepiece of the new-look Swaby Gardens playground. The Golden Ghost – bless all who sail in her The playground… Read More

Take a peek behind the front door…

Wandsworth Council presents: Wandsworth Artists’ Open House – Take a peek behind the front door… Wandsworth Artists’ Open House is back this October with nearly 150 artists across the borough inviting you into their homes and spaces. Pique your interest in what happens behind normally closed doors and meet artists in a relaxed and informal… Read More

Battersea Park Fireworks – Ignite the Night

Tickets are on sale for Wandsworth Council’s 2017 Battersea Park Fireworks Book in your friends and family as the annual Battersea Park Fireworks display is back on Saturday 4 November 2017 to ignite the skies of Wandsworth. The award-winning pyro-technicians, Jubilee Fireworks, are powering up for what promises to be an electrifying 22 minute firework… Read More

Plan to use penalty notices could free up parks police for more patrols

There is still time for people to have their say on council-backed proposals to change the way bad behaviour is dealt with in its biggest parks and open spaces which could free up the borough’s parks police officers to carry out additional patrols. Some of Wandsworth’s larger green spaces are covered by a series of… Read More

David Panos: Time Crystals at Pump House Gallery

Wandsworth Council presents: DAVID PANOS: TIME CRYSTALS 4 October – 17 December 2017 Preview: 7 October, 2 – 6pm Wandsworth Council’s Pump House Gallery presents Time Crystals, an exhibition of recent work by artist David Panos that examines the contemporary revival of cultural motifs from the 1980s and 90s – particularly from ‘alternative’ and ‘rave’… Read More

Foodstock LDN – a two day food festival celebrating local traders, craft beer & live music set in Battersea Park

Foodstock LDN is the food festival that has something for everyone. Street food, farmers’ market, local craft beer, live music, entertainment for the kiddies, workshops for the adults, and a large outdoor screen to watch the Wimbledon finals! Bring your friends for an afternoon of entertainment in Battersea Park. Whether you’re sweet toothed or have… Read More

Zadie Xa: The Conch, Sea Urchin and Brass Bell

Wandsworth Council presents… Zadie Xa: The Conch, Sea Urchin and Brass Bell 3 August – 24 September Visitors to Wandsworth Council’s Pump House Gallery can see the first major solo exhibition in the UK of Canadian artist Zadie Xa, who uses paint, textile, video and sound to tell her story. Xa, who is based in… Read More

Just two weeks until the Get Active Wandsworth Festival 2017

The countdown has begun for the Get Active Wandsworth Festival 2017! On Saturday 15 July, King George’s Park will be filled with activities, taster sessions, advice tents, food and drink and guest presenters to inspire residents to get active! Saturday 15 July from 12noon – 5pm | King George’s Park, Wandsworth, SW18 4AZ | Free, no… Read More

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