Saturday, 8 June 2019

Custody comes to Ovalhouse | Brixton Blog

Custody comes to Ovalhouse | Brixton Blog
... Custody runs until 22 June in the Ovalhouse, 52-54 Kennington Oval, SE11 5SW ...

Pullens Yards Open Studios – independent creative artists and designers

Pullens Yards Open Studios – independent creative artists and designers

Spotlight on bumper summer of shows at Kennington's Ovalhouse Theatre - South West Londoner

Spotlight on bumper summer of shows at Kennington's Ovalhouse Theatre - South West Londoner
... Kennington’s independent theatre, pictured above, relocates to south-west London in October 2020, as part of the multi-million pound Somerleyton Road Project – which also includes more than 300 houses. ...
... Now in its penultimate summer in Kennington, Ovalhouse’s schedule is one of its busiest and most varied yet. ...

There were 7 major police incidents in 24 hours in London - MyLondon

There were 7 major police incidents in 24 hours in London - MyLondon
...

Kennington

Police blocking Kennington Road after the bomb was discovered 
Police shut down Kennington Road in Lambeth after an unexploded Second Word War bomb was discovered.
The bomb was reported in Fitzalan Street just before 4pm and was analysed before being removed from the area by police.
A Metropolitan Police spokeswoman confirmed that the item was found near Kennington Road, forcing the A23 closed at the junction with Kennington Lane.
A Metropolitan Police spokeswoman said: "We were called at 3.54pm to a suspected unexploded World War Two ordnance in Fitzalan Street.
"The device has been removed."
The road went on to reopen at around 5.30pm.
...

Warwick Charlton: The local man who painstakingly recreated the Mayflower - and then donated it to the American people - Southwark News

Warwick Charlton: The local man who painstakingly recreated the Mayflower - and then donated it to the American people - Southwark News
... The physical ship that will be at the centre-piece of the anniversary celebrations will not be the original – but a replica, born out of a passion project from a Kennington man who from the experience of war became convinced that a ‘Mayflower II’ would help strengthen Anglo-American relations. ...
... That man, Warwick Charton, was born the son of a Fleet Street journalist in Chelsea, later living on Kennington Park Road, in 1918. ...

Croydon boy, 10, missing for three days and police are 'concerned for his wellbeing' - MyLondon

Croydon boy, 10, missing for three days and police are 'concerned for his wellbeing' - MyLondon
... Serani Stone was last seen in KenningtonLambeth, on Tuesday afternoon (June 4). ...

Saturday, 1 June 2019

Kennington Bethlehem Link : Quiz Night Fundraiser - 5 July 2019, 7.00pm

Six jailed for total of Seventy Seven years - UK News In Pictures News

Six jailed for total of Seventy Seven years - UK News In Pictures News
... Mishak Wright-Martin, 34 of Kennington Park Road, Kennington, SE11 was jailed for 11 years. On 12 December 2018 he was found guilty of conspiracy to sell or ... ...

South London firearms gang jailed for 77 years - Southwark News

South London firearms gang jailed for 77 years - Southwark News
... A firearms gang, including a man from Kennington, have been jailed for a total of 77-and-a-half years after one of the Met's largest ever weapons busts. ...

D-Day landings: Spitfire lands at London Bridge to mark 75th anniversary - Southwark News

D-Day landings: Spitfire lands at London Bridge to mark 75th anniversary - Southwark News
... The 75th anniversary of the landings is being marked across London with events at the Imperial War Museum in Kennington, HMS Belfast and Churchill War ... ...

Beefeater has a 'secret' gin flavour - and you can now buy it online!

Beefeater has a 'secret' gin flavour - and you can now buy it online!
... And while this may be news to some people, the gin has actually been around five years, coinciding with the opening of the distillery’s visitor centre in Kennington in 2014. ...

Oasis steps up campaign to keep ex police station in local hands [29 May 2019]

Oasis steps up campaign to keep ex police station in local hands [29 May 2019]
... Waterloo-based charity Oasis is calling on local people to sign a petition urging the Mayor of London to support the organisation's bid to acquire the former Kennington Police Station. ...

Wednesday, 29 May 2019

Kennington residents demand ‘Give us old police station’ – South London News

Kennington residents demand ‘Give us old police station’ – South London News
... Mayor Sadiq Khan plans to sell Kennington police station – and they fear it could be turned into luxury flats. ...

Army officer-turned-agent plans Mont Blanc climb to raise funds for military veterans – Property Industry Eye

Army officer-turned-agent plans Mont Blanc climb to raise funds for military veterans – Property Industry Eye
... Nick Goble, franchisee of Winkworth Battersea, Clapham, Pimlico and Kennington, is to climb the highest mountain in Europe next month to raise funds and awareness for the mental health challenges faced by veterans today. ...

The Cricketer visits Sporting Index, the pioneer of spread betting

The Cricketer visits Sporting Index, the pioneer of spread betting
... It's a little before 11am on a Tuesday and, in an office block in Kennington, conversation has turned to the weather 300 miles away in the Dublin suburb of Clontarf. ...

Saturday, 18 May 2019

#AYearOfBuses 136: N136 Oxford Circus - Chislehurst - Transport Designed

#AYearOfBuses 136: N136 Oxford Circus - Chislehurst - Transport Designed
... During the daytime, the 136 runs between Elephant and Castle, Peckham, New Cross Gate and Catford, whilst the 436 – which only came to life in 2003 as a bendybus route – runs from Lewisham to New Cross, Peckham, Kennington Oval, Vauxhall and Battersea Park. ...

Saturday, 11 May 2019

Kate Middleton wraps up for visit to North Wales with Prince William – in pictures - The National

Kate Middleton wraps up for visit to North Wales with Prince William – in pictures - The National
... The Duchess of Cambridge arrives to visit the Henry Fawcett Children's Centre in Kennington, London, Tuesday March 12, 2019. AP ...

Stunning former Victorian school house-turned two-bedroom home hits the market for £1.2million | Daily Mail Online

Stunning former Victorian school house-turned two-bedroom home hits the market for £1.2million | Daily Mail Online
... The incredible two-bedroom abode is found in The Lycee, a picturesque building in the heart of London’s Kennington, which is home to a highly desirable collection of residences converted from a Victorian school twenty years ago. ...
... The property's listing says: 'The local area has a distinct urban village feel. Around every corner you’ll not be left short of coffee shops, bars and restaurants to visit, plus you’re on the door step the green spaces of Kennington Park.  ...

Lambeth tenant is at his wits’ end over faulty housing association flat – South London News

Lambeth tenant is at his wits’ end over faulty housing association flat – South London News
... Phillip Bowak has lived in a flat opposite the Kennington Oval for the past seven years. But his floor is made of tiles which, he claims, cut the feet of him and his two-year-old daughter. He also says his roof leaks in two places every time it rains, damaging the flat’s electrics. ...

Friday, 3 May 2019

Elephant and Castle Is a Restaurant Community on Borrowed Time - Eater London

Elephant and Castle Is a Restaurant Community on Borrowed Time - Eater London




... As one of the few tube termini located within Zone 1, Elephant and Castle holds a unique and important position as the gateway to the rest of south London. At the confluence of five roads that spread their tendrils through the south and link the communities of Peckham, Camberwell, Kennington, Walworth, and the Old Kent Road, its position and its real estate has turned it into a battleground for one of the most important modern struggles between old and new London; between those with money and power and those without. ...