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Halloween Special


Early morning rave organisers Morning Gloryville are hosting a high octane danceathon, Fire and Magic, to celebrate Halloween. These sessions are colourful with great music and you get all the exercise you need while having fun. On Saturday, 29th October, 9.30am – 1.30pm…


Portobello Faces


Landscapes and the local Physiognomy by Portobello based photographer Chris Dawes is the current exhibition on at The Muse gallery. Dawes worked as a fashion photographer until he turned his lens on his immediate surroundings. The portraits with their dramatic…


Film Music Christmas concert


Notting Hill Orchestra for Film Music returns with an exciting Christmas program featuring a set of classic film soundtracks including Lord of the Rings, Harry Potter, Mission Impossible, Jurassic Park, Les Miserables and many more. The orchestra was founded by pianist…


Wilson’s World


Like Donald Trump, Wilson loves a good portrait of himself (the bigger the better.)    Wilson Contemplating painted by the artist Rosie Reed depicts the subject’s deep inner life, something that cannot exactly be said about Trump. Wilson’s World is…


Warming up


We would all like to be seen as a warm and friendly person. Warmth is the most powerful personality trait in social judgment. People unknowingly rely on feedback from their body when they evaluate whether or not a person is…


Birds of Holland Park talk


Here’s one for us nature loving types. There are lots of exciting wildlife adventures to be enjoyed at the Ecology Centre this month and next. First up is the Apple Day celebration we’ve already written about, apple pressing and apple…


Talkin’ bout a revolution


Notting Hill director Margy Kinmonth has made a new film about a generation of Russian artists who painted incredible images, changing art from classical to modern, and many of whom were later killed or sent to GULAG forced labour camps…


Wilson’s World


Word of Wilson’s return from the Mayr Clinic has reached Holland Park. Here he is explaining the principles of ‘autophagy’ when cells are broken down and bits of them recycled because they think they’re about to be blotted out through starvation. …


Superhero Sunday


Oxjam music festival is this Saturday 15th October, which should be great, we wrote about it last week but you also need to know that Sunday 16th October is Superhero Sunday, a mini festival with music, arts and crafts, and…


Know someone who deserves some recognition?


Know someone who has done some good things for Notting Hill? The search is on for people who make a positive contribution to community life, people who do amazing work which brings people together. If you know someone who gives their time, energy…


Strrrrrretching is good for you


The main reasons you continue to be stiff is not just because of the physical factors like prolonged sitting, lack of stretching/rolling and all those other things you should have done something about. I have seen enough people come to…

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Notting Hill Offers


Guitar for sale


A Westfield electric guitar for a little one, it is the smallest size you can buy. This is so gorgeous. As new – it has hardly been used. Think good for a 10 year old. It comes with a case….

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Jewellery offer with a heart


Free Me is a London based registered charity that is dedicated to women striving to achieve and maintain recovery from eating disorders and addictions through jewellery design and creation. We teach our members how to make and design jewellery and…

Notting Hill Property


Stunning 2 Bedroom Flat


Ossington Street, Notting Hill W2 An opportunity to acquire an immaculately refurbished and beautifully presented 2 bedroom split level flat located in a handsome building in this prime location in the heart of Notting Hill. This beautiful flat of approximately…


Stunning 2 Bedroom Flat


Leamington Road Villas, Notting Hill W11 This beautiful interior designed 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom apartment is entered on the second floor of a handsome house on this tree-lined road in Notting Hill. At the entrance the elegant staircase lends a…