Exclusive Legal Talks for Residents

Carter Lemon Camerons invite Barbican residents: 1 November 2018 - Letting your property 8 November 2018 - Wills and Lasting Powers of Attorney 15 November 2018 - Inheritance Tax and Equity Release at Carter Lemon Camerons LLP Solicitors 10 Aldersgate Street London EC1A 4HJ Refreshments after the talk. Contact Caitlin Waghorn or Lorraine King on 0207 406 1000 to secure your place or by email at CaitlinWaghorn@cartercamerons.com or LorraineKing@cartercamerons.com. … [Read more...]


In October 2018, Raasay Distillery will release Raasay While We Wait 2018 – the fourth expression to date of the brand’s independently bottled single malt – which was created as a representation of the flavours that drinkers can expect from future Raasay scotch whisky. The release of Raasay While We Wait 2018 begins the countdown to 2020 when the first ever Raasay single malt in Scotch whisky history will be released. Unlike some new whisky distilleries, the adventurous team at Raasay Distillery decided to concentrate their attention on whisky. The result is an independently bottled single … [Read more...]

Lunchtime Recital at St Bartholomew the Less Wed 17th Oct

2018-19 Lunchtime Recital Series at St Bart's the Less A former prize-winner at the USA International Harp Competition, Welsh harpist Gwenllian Llyr has performed at prestigious venues such as Carnegie Hall and St David's Hall. Her programme will include works by Debussy, Scriabin, and Liszt, as well as music by the French harpist/composer Henriette Renié and by Welsh composers Grace Williams, Haldon Evans, and William Matthias. Gwenllian joined the CMF Artist Programme in 2017. Free tickets at https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/gwenllian-llyr-tickets-48793100477   … [Read more...]

Love, Betrayal, Death (in Opera) Concert at St Giles’ Cripplegate on Saturday October 20th (starting with mini wine tasting at 5:45 pm).

GS Wines and partners will present an exciting evening of music (mainly operatic arias), a little wine tasting of Italian wines plus an optional 3-course luxury Italian dinner - a complete night out for as little £53.50 (after applying appropriate discounts and booked directly through Gordon - see contact details below). Our internationally accomplished singers, Monique Loricchio Klongtruadroke (Soprano)  and Yuri Sabatini (Tenor) will be joined by talented newcomers Giulia Laudano (Mezzo) and Jacob Feldman (baritone) - a fine replacement for Michael Ronan who had to pull out.  This … [Read more...]

PETER PAN 5th Dec to 5th Jan

Damien Tracey Productions, Park Theatre and Julie Clare Productions are proud to present.... PETER PAN The original play by J.M. Barrie Filled with mermaids, pirates and fairies, lost boys and crocodiles, this is the stunning original story of the boy who could fly. With the help of a little sprinkle of fairy dust, Peter Pan will be a thrilling theatrical treat for the whole family this Christmas.  Alexander Vlahos, best known for playing Philippe, Duke of Orleans in Versailles and Mordred in BBC drama Merlin, stars as Captain Hook alongside exciting newcomer Nickcolia … [Read more...]

Charterhouse resident Stanley Underhill publishes turbulent memoir

Charterhouse resident Stanley Underhill publishes memoir of a life fighting prejudice and institutionalised ignorance: Out of the Black Country Zuleika Books & Publishing is delighted to announce the forthcoming publication of Coming out of the Black Country, a memoir by Reverend Stanley Underhill, a resident of the Charterhouse almshouse in Islington, which will be available in-store and online from Friday 5th October 2018. Coming out of the Black Country is at once disturbing and inspiring: it is a powerful portrait of past social hardships and an insightful and personal memoir … [Read more...]

Brutalist Tapestry in Beech Street Tunnel

Culture Mile presents Brutalist Tapestry, an installation by artist Jason Bruges in Beech Street Tunnel Artist Jason Bruges has created Brutalist Tapestry, the latest large-scale installation commissioned by Culture Mile that is also part of London Design Festival 2018 and launches on Saturday 15 September. Brutalist Tapestry is a kinetic and interactive installation in Beech Street Tunnel (opposite Barbican Underground), inspired by the hand-crafted concrete finish of the Barbican Estate. The artwork replaces a 21-metre section of panels on the south side of Beech Street Tunnel with a … [Read more...]

British Land announces exciting new projects for London Design Festival 2018

British Land, Headline Partner of London Design Festival for the third consecutive year, will showcase key commissions and activations as part of the 2018 Festival. Alphabet by Kellenberger-White at Broadgate British Land has commissioned London-based graphic design studio, Kellenberger-White to create a landmark project at Finsbury Avenue Square, Broadgate. The design studio, known for their playful approach to typography, has designed a bespoke typeface which will come to life through a series of 26 moveable alphabet chairs. It will transform Broadgate into an interactive, urban … [Read more...]

Love, Betrayal, Death concert at St Giles’ Cripplegate

Love, Betrayal, Death (in Opera) Concert at St Giles’ Cripplegate on Saturday 20th October starting at 5:45 pm GS Wines and partners present an exciting programme of best loved arias from the world of opera, from Bellini to Bernstein!  We plan to open with a virtuoso piano solo, played by concert pianist Umberto Laureti and the concert will conclude with Verdi's masterpiece, the Quartet from Rigoletto (the focal point of an acclaimed film by Dustin Hoffman). Other highlights are expected to include: the much-loved tenor/baritone duet 'In the Depths of the Temple' from Bizet's Pearl Fishers, … [Read more...]

New Business Advice Day 20th Sep

Head to the British Library on Start-up Day to unlock your potential Do you have a business idea but aren’t really sure how to turn it into a reality? Head to the British Library for a packed day of business events and networking that will give you a head-start as you start up! Learn how to price your products and services, use social media for business, how to write a brilliant business plan and much more. You’ll meet like-minded people, talk to seasoned business experts and find out how to unlock the value of the British Library’s £5 million pounds of business data to gain a competitive … [Read more...]