June 2018

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Get Active Battersea Festival

Get Active Battersea Festival

Bringing the crowds to York Gardens, the Get Active Battersea festival will take place on Saturday June 2nd 2018.

The event runs from 2pm to 8pm and is free to attend.

The event will be hosted by Wandsworth Council’s Regeneration Team and Enable Leisure & Sport will be co-coordinating the leisure, sport and health offer for the event.

There will be loads of free stuff for the family to come and try including an outdoor stage for live performances, boxing tasters with Carney’s Community, a skate park, girls football with South London Laces, an athletics track and table tennis session with Team GB athlete Darius Knight.  The whole event will be hosted by Pure Yinkz and Uncle D.

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PSAD Summer Exhibition- all students can submit one piece of art work

PSAD Summer Exhibition- all students can submit one piece of art work

Monday 4th June- Saturday 23rd June

PSAD Summer Exhibition- all students can submit one piece of art work

Private View and Prize Giving- Friday 8th June 2018

King George’s Park Phase 2 Online Consultation: Drop in

King George’s Park Phase 2 Online Consultation: Drop in

Public Consultation:

Come and join us in King George’s Park on Monday 4 June 2018, 10am to 4pm, to give us your views on our draft Management and Maintenance Plan proposals that have come out of the previous consultation.

We are developing long term plans for the future management and maintenance of King George’s Park. We carried out an initial phase of consultation and research which included an online questionnaire, stakeholder workshops, individual interviews and expert surveys in the park.

Taking the results of this consultation and research into account, we have developed a proposed plan for the park and are now seeking your views on this.

Location: Next tot he main playground in King George’s Park, just south of Mapleton Road, Wandsworth.

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Wandsworth Heritage Festival: Hidden Heritage: the wildlife wonders of the Wandle

Wandsworth Heritage Festival: Hidden Heritage: the wildlife wonders of the Wandle

Tuesday 5 June, 2pm
Guided walk: Hidden Heritage: the wildlife wonders of the Wandle
Organised by Enable Leisure and Culture
Take a walk upstream from the mouth of the River Wandle to King Georges Park to learn more about the wildlife on the river and measures to enhance habitats.

Meet at the junction of The Causeway & Smugglers Way / Enterprise Way where the footpath crosses the river.
FREE • No booking required

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Wandsworth Heritage Festival: Scything Taster Session

Wandsworth Heritage Festival: Scything Taster Session

Wednesday 6 June, 10.30am to 2.30pm
Drop in session: Scything Taster Session
Organised by the Tooting Common Heritage Project in partnership with idverdeUK
Come along for a taster session in the art of scything, a traditional grassland management technique used for centuries in England and with origins dating back to 500 B.C. Please wear clothing and footwear suitable for the outdoors and weather.

On Tooting Common next to the Staff Yard at the junction of Dr Johnson Avenue / Hillbury Road
FREE • No booking required • For further information contact: TCHP@Wandsworth.gov.uk

Race For Life – Cancer Research UK

Race For Life – Cancer Research UK

Walk, jog or run and raise valuable funds for cancer research!

Wednesday 6 June 2018

Bandstand, Battersea Park

Register to race online

This is a 5k suitable for all abilities. This is thousands of women uniting with one purpose. This is beating Cancer.

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Wandsworth Heritage Project : Wildlife Walk on the Common

Wandsworth Heritage Project : Wildlife Walk on the Common

Thursday 7 June, 2pm
Guided walk: Wildlife Walk on the Common
Organised by the Tooting Common Heritage Project
A wildlife walk focusing on habitat restoration on Tooting Common. Please wear clothing and footwear suitable for the outdoors and weather. The event will involve walking on uneven surfaces and crossing roads and cycle paths.

Meet at Tooting Bec Common Café, SW12 9HJ
FREE • No booking required • For further information contact: TCHP@Wandsworth.gov.uk

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Live at the Bandstand 2018 #BandstandLive

Live at the Bandstand 2018 #BandstandLive

Live at the Bandstand is a FREE live music concert held in beautiful Battersea Park.

Held at the Victorian Bandstand on Saturday 9 June from 12noon to 6pm, we have an afternoon of toe-tapping tunes from London’s best big brass and Latin Afrobeat bands.

We have delicious street food, well stocked bars, FREE children’s workshops and face painting!

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Friends of Tooting Common Dog Show

Friends of Tooting Common Dog Show

Friends of Tooting Common are holding their annual Fun Dog Show on Tuesday 12 June 2018.

The show will take place on the “events” area on Tooting Common, near to the car park by Dr Johnson’s Avenue.

Everyone – whether dog owner or not – is welcome for an afternoon of fun on the Common!

 

 

 

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London Sri Chinmoy Races – Rapid Rabbit 5K

London Sri Chinmoy Races – Rapid Rabbit 5K

Get involved in the fun series of races held in Battersea Park throughout the year!

The Rapid Rabbit 5K course is 2 laps on traffic-free avenues inside Battersea Park.

Monday 11 June 2018

Enter the race online

The Sri Chinmoy Marathon Team has been organising races in London since 1981. As a family of running enthusiasts we welcome competitive club runners, seasoned trailblazers, fitness lovers and novices. At all of our races you will experience a warm welcome, a supportive team of dedicated volunteers, efficient and professional race management and flat runner-friendly courses.

Whether you are looking for a PB, maintaining your general fitness or embarking on your first race, there’s always a great atmosphere!

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Friends of Battersea Park BBQ

Friends of Battersea Park BBQ

Come and join the Friends of Battersea Park at the annual barbeque at Battersea Park Children’s Zoo!

Tuesday 12 June 2018

6pm-9pm

Buy tickets online – advance booking essential

Enjoy the Zoo after hours and see the Monkeys, Meerkats, Emus and Otters off duty.

There will be children’s activities, food and drinks, a raffle, tombola, live music and a silent auction.

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Furzedown’s Big day Out

Furzedown’s Big day Out

Taking place on Saturday 16 June 2018 at Furzedown Recreation Ground

12noon to 7.30pm

Furzedown’s Big Day Out is a real family fun day organised by the Furzedown Community Network.  It’s free to attend and has loads on offer for the whole family including a large outdoor stage for live performances, donkey rides, inflatables, dance and loads of sport, health and physical activity opportunities for all to try.

Enable Leisure & Sport will be organising the leisure activities at the event which include football tasters with Furzedown United FC, Bec Korfball Club will be allowing us to try Korfball, All Star Tennis will be showcasing tennis tasters and Enable Leisure & Sport will have lots of freebies and outdoor fitness classes for you all to try.

London Peace Pagoda Anniversary

London Peace Pagoda Anniversary

Join us for the Anniversary of the London Peace Pagoda

Saturday 16 June 2018

Battersea Park

 

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The Douglas & Gordon Tennis Tournament

The Douglas & Gordon Tennis Tournament

Get involved in the Douglas & Gordon Tennis Tournament this summer, in aid of The Bob Champion Cancer Trust.

Sunday 17 June 2018

Complete your entry form online

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London Sri Chinmoy Races – Speedy Steeds 5K

London Sri Chinmoy Races – Speedy Steeds 5K

Get involved in the fun series of races held in Battersea Park throughout the year!

The Speedy Steeds 5K course is 2 laps on traffic-free avenues inside Battersea Park.

Monday 18 June 2018

Enter the race online

The Sri Chinmoy Marathon Team has been organising races in London since 1981. As a family of running enthusiasts we welcome competitive club runners, seasoned trailblazers, fitness lovers and novices. At all of our races you will experience a warm welcome, a supportive team of dedicated volunteers, efficient and professional race management and flat runner-friendly courses.

Whether you are looking for a PB, maintaining your general fitness or embarking on your first race, there’s always a great atmosphere!

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Veterans AC Summer Series Run

Veterans AC Summer Series Run

Join the Veterans Athletics Club on their 5 mile race series this May!

Tuesday 19 June 2018

Bandstand, Battersea Park

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Drakes Family Funfair

Drakes Family Funfair

Drakes Funfair is back in Battersea Park!

Friday 22 to Sunday 24 June 2018

12pm-8pm

Children’s Funfair

The Boules Area, Battersea Park

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London Sri Chinmoy Races – Midsummer 10K

London Sri Chinmoy Races – Midsummer 10K

Get involved in the fun series of races held in Battersea Park throughout the year!

The Midsummer 10K course is 4 laps on traffic-free avenues inside Battersea Park.

Saturday 23 June 2018

Enter the race online

The Sri Chinmoy Marathon Team has been organising races in London since 1981. As a family of running enthusiasts we welcome competitive club runners, seasoned trailblazers, fitness lovers and novices. At all of our races you will experience a warm welcome, a supportive team of dedicated volunteers, efficient and professional race management and flat runner-friendly courses.

Whether you are looking for a PB, maintaining your general fitness or embarking on your first race, there’s always a great atmosphere!

 

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Battersea Park Dog Show and Armed Forces Day

Battersea Park Dog Show and Armed Forces Day

Battersea Park Dog Show returns on Sunday 24 June 2018 in Battersea Park.

Be prepared for a fun filled day of competitive canine classes and activities in support of Armed Forces Day.

Enter your dog into a variety of pedigree and novelty classes such as best sporting dog, best rescue dog, best trick, which is sponsored by the Friends of Battersea Park, and best marching dog, supported by the Special Armed Forces.

Practice your salute and bring the whole family including the dog(s) and join in the fun! As well as classes there will be a family funfair, dog trade stands and plenty of refreshments.

Innovations Sports Run

Innovations Sports Run

Take part in the 5k or 10k run to raise money for charity!

Sunday 24 June 2018

Bandstand, Battersea park

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Diploma Year 1 Show

Diploma Year 1 Show

Monday 25th June- Saturday 29th June

Diploma Year 1 Show

London Sri Chinmoy Races – Dashing Deer 5K

London Sri Chinmoy Races – Dashing Deer 5K

Get involved in the fun series of races held in Battersea Park throughout the year!

The Dashing Deer 5K course is 2 laps on traffic-free avenues inside Battersea Park.

Monday 25 June 2018

Enter the race online

The Sri Chinmoy Marathon Team has been organising races in London since 1981. As a family of running enthusiasts we welcome competitive club runners, seasoned trailblazers, fitness lovers and novices. At all of our races you will experience a warm welcome, a supportive team of dedicated volunteers, efficient and professional race management and flat runner-friendly courses.

Whether you are looking for a PB, maintaining your general fitness or embarking on your first race, there’s always a great atmosphere!

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The Luna Cinema at Tooting Common

The Luna Cinema at Tooting Common

The Luna Cinema, The UK’s #1 open air cinema comes to Tooting Common!

Sit back, relax, and watch great films in an incredible setting!

Romeo & Juliet – Wednesday 27 June 2018

Shaun of the Dead – Thursday 28 June 2018

Book your tickets now!

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