Kennington Companions Calendar

Wednesday, 27 August 2014

£500m Battersea Tube extension contract winner announced (From Wandsworth Guardian)

£500m Battersea Tube extension contract winner announced (From Wandsworth Guardian)



They will connect to the rest of the Northern Line at Kennington Station and could be open by 2020. The people of Battersea will get access to the ... 

Tuesday, 26 August 2014

Education Administrator - Kennington, South East London (SE11) - Job: 60430402 - Totaljobs.com

Education Administrator - Kennington, South East London (SE11) - Job: 60430402 - Totaljobs.com



Job details for a Education Administrator job in Kennington, South East London (SE11) listed at Totaljobs.com - 60430402. 

Sunday, 24 August 2014

Bob Marley, Elvis Presley and The Beatles in Kennington | Kennington Runoff

Bob Marley, Elvis Presley and The Beatles in Kennington | Kennington Runoff



Bob visited and played football in Kennington Park in 1977. 

Saturday, 23 August 2014

National Burger Day: Get 20% off basically all good London burgers next week - News - Food + Drink - The Independent

National Burger Day: Get 20% off basically all good London burgers next week - News - Food + Drink - The Independent



Burger joints of the nation unite on 27 August to celebrate the inherent glory of grilled meat betwixt buns, with big guns like Meat Liquor, Patty & Bun, Honest Burgers and Byron being among those offering a 20% discount on all orders ... Here 12 of the UK's best burger joints will serve up food, which you can wash down with beers and picklebacks from Meantime and Jameson ... Zed ... Grand Union Kennington. 111 Kennington Road, London SE11 6SF ... 

Con-artists jailed for 15 years - Metropolitan Police Service

Con-artists jailed for 15 years - Metropolitan Police Service



They also stole £350 from a 90-year-old woman in South Bermondsey; four watches from an 87-year-old woman in Kennington; wedding rings and an engagement ring from an 89-year-old man in Honor Oak Park and highly valuable Indian jewellery from an 86-year-old woman in Crouch Hill ... Peckham Rye (2); Crofton Park  (2); Kennington (3); Honor Oak Park (4); East Dulwich (1); Borough (4); South Bermondsey (2)....

Friday, 22 August 2014

Next step for Northern Line Extension | Wandsworth Council

Next step for Northern Line Extension | Wandsworth Council



Wandsworth has welcomed the announcement that Transport for London has awarded Ferrovial Agroman Laing O'Rourke the contract to design and build the Northern line extension to Battersea. The half a billion pound, six-year contract covers the main construction works ... They would connect to the rest of the Northern Line at Kennington Station and could be open by 2020 ... 

Kennington Stock Photos : 1,236 Images | Alamy

Kennington Stock Photos : 1,236 Images | Alamy

Nordoff Robbins Cricket Day, hosted by James Anderson, The Kia Oval, Kennington, London - Sport Event in London

Nordoff Robbins Cricket Day, hosted by James Anderson, The Kia Oval, Kennington, London - Sport Event in London



Nordoff Robbins Cricket Day, hosted by James Anderson, The Kia Oval, Kennington, London - Event dates and times, admission prices, nearest ... 

Thursday, 21 August 2014

Events at the Durning Library | Friends of Durning Library

Events at the Durning Library | Friends of Durning Library

Events at the Durning Library

THE FRIENDS’ MONDAY EVENTS

These are normally held on the third Monday evening in the month at  6.45 for 7.15pm at the Durning Library. Light refreshments are served. Everyone is welcome. There’s no admission charge, but a £2 donation towards costs is invited.
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SPECIAL EVENT – EXTRA – SPECIAL EVENT
Tuesday 2 September

HAPPY 150th BIRTHDAY TO ROYAL VAUXHALL TAVERN


As part of the Lambeth Heritage Month, the Friends of the Durning Library are joining forces with the Royal Vauxhall Tavern (RVT) to help celebrate their 150th birthday.
NB: Venue Change: Meet outside the Royal Vauxhall Tavern, 372 Kennington Lane, SE11 5HY
Time:   6.30-9pm A guided walk, led by Amy Lamé, kicks off at the RVT taking in the Durning Library, where a 3D RVT display, created by artist Robin Whitmore, will be exhibited and a reminiscence film screened.
Happy Birthday RVT is a creative research project celebrating the 150th anniversary of the Royal Vauxhall Tavern and its historic importance as a site for LGBT culture, innovation in entertainment and influence on wider British popular culture.  Happy Birthday RVT has been developed by Artist Collective Re-Dock, in partnership with the RVT, Duckie, BAC and Lambeth Libraries and Archives.  It has been funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF), through their Sharing Heritage Programme.  www.happybirthdayrvt.com
Friends who don’t wish to join in the walk are welcome to come to the Durning at the usual time of 6.45pm for a chat and a look at the 3D RVT display before the RVT walkers join us at around 7.15.  After a pause for refreshments the film will be preceded by an introduction from Tim Brunsden at about 7.50pm.  Timings to be confirmed, so watch this space.

Monday 15 September: Our regular Monday event is also part of Lambeth Heritage Month.“For the King, the Country, the Queen’s and Kennington”. The Great War story of Kennington’s own battalion, the 24th London’s (The Queen’s), on the 90th anniversary of the unveiling in Kennington Park of its war memorial commemorating over 800 men. An illustrated talk by Marietta Crichton Stuart.

Kennington Bowl - London Skateparks

Kennington Bowl - London Skateparks



A concrete skate bowl dating from the 1970s that was given a facelift in 2012. Attraction Picture. Nearest stations: UG: Kennington 0.36km.