Up Your Street Issue 33

Sat 17th Aug  free noon-4pm Stratford & West Ham Summer Festival   A FREE fun festival for all the family, live music, sports, arts and crafts. Stratford Park West Ham E15


                            free 11-1pm Leytonstone  Library E11  Screening “Life Of Pi”. Booked places but you never know. Might be some empty chairs.

Sun 18th Aug  free 8-10pm Floating Cinema at Lea Rowing Club Clapton by Springfield Park Hackney. Screening of “Mystery River”, all about the River Lea, by Michael Smith (The Culture Show). This is for interest only as last ticket just went.

Mon 19th Aug  Is it free? 10am Walthamstow Borough Bowls Club, Lloyd Park. Call for recruits especially women

·         Practice Mondays 10am. Club matches Wednesday, Thursday & Saturday afternoons.

·         Enjoy social or competitive bowling. New members, including beginners and all ages, are very welcome. Join our friendly club to meet new people, improve your health & wellbeing and get outdoors. We play on a synthetic green, which is easier to bowl if you have mobility restrictions.  Everyone welcome. For further information: 02089231148 or Bob.belam@gmail.com

Thanks to Fitz for the info.

                                free Butterfly Walk at Larkswood. see issue 32

Tues 20th Aug.  free Leyton Flats walk  see issue 32

Wed 21st Aug    free  10-noon.Bruce Castle Museum, Haringey. Book  for artist’s embroidery workshop.

                               free  Lloyd Park Sharing Heritage. Seniors meet 10-noon at the Community building in the Park. Programme of activities for participants aged 50+.


Teasels. the craft shop in Bakers Arms E10 is closing down after the Summer Holidays. Massive reductions on yarns and threads, wool and other sundries.




Issue 2 for 2013. Up Your Street

                                                         Up Your Street.  Issue 2

Mon 21st Jan. free 6.30pm – 8.00pm Public information sharing about plans for The Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. The Legacy. With refreshments.

Chandos East Community Centre               CANCELLED due to snow (posted 3.30pm 210113)

90 Chandos Road, E15 1TT

(Newham North and Waltham Forest)

free 8pm in The Mahogany Bar, Wilton’s Music Hall every day this week Global Beats. Music from Serbia, Nigeria and all over.

Tues 22nd Jan      free  2pm Bruce Castle Museum. Reminiscence Café. And Mrs Spinks exhibition. Take a snack.

£1   7.30 for 8pm start for The Clapton Hart Pub Quiz. At Lea Bridge Roundabout E5

Wed 23rd Jan. not free  2.30pm Managing your computer (for over 50s)

PRICE:£10 for the whole course!

                         free  noon-2pm Cook and Taste

Venue: Gaby’s Kitchen, Well Street Surgery

28 Shore Road, London E9 7TA

Starting on Wednesday, 16th January 2013, 12-2pm

for 5 weeks

Cooking course but book in advance email siobhan@manorgardenscentre.org Don’t be surprised that all places are gone.


                                 £2.50  6pm. Stratford Picture House ‘London on Film’ screening “Piccadilly”

Thurs 24th Jan   free 11 am. “A Southern Winter’s View” Walking with David Boote for approx 90 minutes in a relaxed way. Meet at Waterworks Centre entrance, Lammas Road off Lea Bridge Road opposite Greyhound Pub. The Water Works is fabulous and has a great café. The walk is baby buggy suitable and recommended by Stroll London. (Repeats Sunday at 2.30pm). Ample car-parkingand buses 56,55 and 48 take you almost to the door.

Fri  25th Jan      free 10.30. A  walk. Meeting leader Janice Fraser at Tottenham Hale station at 10.30am and taking a train to Cheshunt, where the walk will begin.  The plan is to walk to the white river rafting Centre – stop of for a coffee etc. – and then walk back to Cheshunt to get the train back to Tottenham Hale. This is a regular walking group attached to Friends of Tottenham Marshes.

                             free 2-3pm Royal College of Music concert at the Claremont Project, White Lion St., Angel Islington .

                              free   7.30pm Bakers Arms Book Group at The Hornbeam (Café E17 by Bakers Road, Bakers Arms E10.)

IMAG0470Goan Elephants at The Hornbeam. “A lovely backdrop.”

Sun 27th Jan       free     Holocaust Memorial Day. Events at Rich Mix (see issue 1)          

                               share food/ bring food 11 am. Community Breakfast at  The Mill E

Thur 31st Jan    £2/3  7.15 pm sharp. Haringey Independent Cinema on 230 bus route in West Green Learning Centre Phillip lane N15 screening “Sobibor October 1943 4pm” in deference to Holocaust Memorial Day 2013. All welcome.