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Musician Ash Lee to play The Antelope

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

11:46am Thursday 31st July 2014

He’s played on Mark Owen’s solo album, toured with The Proclaimers across North America, Canada and Australia, signed to Richard Branson’s V2 label with his band YY28’s and played the main stage at the Glastonbury Festival. He’s also had a top five single in Japan.

Sample a selection of wines at a wine tasting event

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

5:00pm Monday 28th July 2014

Sample a selection of different vinos from around the world.

The Big Buttefly Count comes to Walthamstow

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

5:00pm Monday 28th July 2014

Take part in the drop-in Big Butterfly Count at Lloyd Park

Peppa Pig is coming to Epping Ongar Railway

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

3:50pm Sunday 27th July 2014

Peppa Pig is coming to Epping Ongar Railway. I repeat, Peppa Pig is coming to Epping Ongar Railway.

Walthamstow Village Gardening Day

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

12:50pm Sunday 27th July 2014

Green fingers at the ready!

Play around with percussion instruments at Bongalong Summer Fun!

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

6:50pm Sunday 27th July 2014

Music, movement and make believe for under fives and their carers.

The Singing Room Community Choir is looking for members

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

11:50am Sunday 27th July 2014

The choir currently stands at 30 members, but they’re always on the hunt for more.

Waltham Forest Cycling Campaign Monthly Ride

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

6:50pm Saturday 26th July 2014

Distance and destination are usually decided on the day, but this Waltham Forest cycling group tends to stick within 30 miles and does have a few routes lined up.

Bell ringing for beginners

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

1:30pm Saturday 26th July 2014

Learn the ancient art of bell ringing. Suitable for those aged ten years and over.

Su Pollard and Cannon and Ball to perform in Ha Ha Hood!

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

12:40pm Saturday 26th July 2014

Explosive new show starring comedy queen Su Pollard (Hi-de-Hi!, You Rang, M’Lord?) and comedy duo Cannon and Ball.

Creative Kids: Dreamcatchers

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

2:30pm Saturday 26th July 2014

Play, make and get hands on with Creative Kids, a regular session for children under five to enjoy with their parents and carers.

Sister Sledge, Alexander O’Neal and Gwen Dickey to perform at Chingford Big Weekender

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

9:00am Saturday 26th July 2014

A stellar live music line up including Sister Sledge, Alexander O’Neal and Gwen Dickey (Rose Royce) with some of the best local talent also taking the stage.

School’s out for summer fun

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

12:54pm Friday 25th July 2014

With schools closed for the summer, if you’ve run out of ideas for what to do with the children over the break, here are some of the best family events taking place locally.

Correction: Hitchcock's Blackmail to be shown at Walthamstow Assembly Hall

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

9:41am Friday 25th July 2014

Correction: Blackmail is showing at Walthamstow Assembly Hall, Forest Road, Walthamstow and not Orford House Social Club, which was incorrectly printed in our newspaper.

Barry Cryer to perform at Stow Festival

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

3:17pm Thursday 24th July 2014

The first batch of performers and venues have been announced for Stow Festival 2014, and it promises to be the most varied programme yet.

Designer creates collection to commemorate World War I

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

2:40pm Thursday 24th July 2014

Inspired by IWM’s extensive collections and stories of their respective grandfathers’ own experiences, Leytonstone designer Bob and Roberta Smith has created a series of new works.

#LightsOut to mark World War I centenary

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

3:40pm Thursday 24th July 2014

Everyone in the UK is invited to take part in #LightsOut.

Artist to commemorate World War I in new exhibition

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

1:38pm Thursday 24th July 2014

Artist Nabil Ali is staging an exhibition entitled Blood from the Poppy to commemorate people across the world affected by the destructive force of World War One.

Arts, crafts and music to feature at Festival in The Village

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

5:38pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Enjoy the summer weather while it lasts at this community festival.

What’s Cookin’ presents: The Snakes/Boss Caine

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

5:36pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

The Snakes, the UK’s new heroes of British country rock are back.

Torn between his devotion to King and country and his love for his children: Rudyard Kipling’s My Boy Jack

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

5:34pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

The year is 1913 and war with Germany is imminent. Rudyard Kipling’s determination to send his myopic son to war triggers a bitter family conflict which leaves Britain’s renowned patriot torn between his own greatest passions: his love for his children and his devotion to King and Country.

Mud, sweat and fear in the trenches

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

5:30pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Discover what life was like during World War One through the eyes of people in Britain and its empire, both on the home and fighting fronts, in a new, permanent gallery at the Imperial War Museum (IWM).

Suffragettes to be celebrated in new festival

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

8:11pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

A brand new festival celebrating the enduring legacy of the suffragettes is set to take place in east London.

Jess Conrad Meets Glen Ford

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

5:29pm Monday 21st July 2014

Sixties Pop Idol Jess Conrad, famous for shows such as Oh Boy! Six Five Special! Last of The Summer Wine, The Generation Game, and many more presents an afternoon of great foot-tapping hits of the 60’s, plus a fun-filled two hours of hilarity with Jess’s own inimitable style of humour.

Purple Zeppelin come to Harlow

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

5:04pm Monday 21st July 2014

Voted Best Tribute Act of 2012, Purple Zeppelin pay tribute to the two greatest rock bands of all time, Deep Purple and Led Zeppelin.

Young performers set to take over Theatre Royal Stratford East

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

4:38pm Monday 21st July 2014

Young poets, writers, actors and composers are set to take centre stage as part of Theatre Royal Stratford East’s Young People’s season.

Q&A - Jen Pringle from Milkshake Live!

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

3:06pm Friday 18th July 2014

Q&A with Jen Pringle ahead of Milkshake Live! at Watford Colosseum

How will you spend the next seven days?

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Your guide to some of the best things to do in the area this weekend.

10:00am Friday 18th July 2014

Struggling to find something to do next week? Never fear, Freetime is here! Here are our top picks:

Milkshake! television presenter Jen Pringle on fame, embarrassing moments and Ant and Dec

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

9:00am Sunday 20th July 2014

Children’s television presenter Jen Pringle discusses fame, embarassing moments and Ant and Dec with Amie Mulderrig ahead of her performance in Milkshake! Live on Stage! at the Beck Theatre.

West End star Lee Mead heads to Hayes

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

1:40pm Thursday 17th July 2014

He rose to fame after winning Any Dream Will Do in 2007, capturing the heart of the nation. Since then he’s triumphed in the West End, toured extensively with his music, married and divorced presenter Denise Van Outen and become a father. Amie Mulderrig catches up with Lee Mead ahead of his show at the Beck Theatre.

Dance Under the Stars

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

4:30pm Sunday 20th July 2014

Music from the 60s, 70s and 80s will be playing, and you can bring a picnic along too.

Fork to Fork: Seasonal Supper Club

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

9:30am Sunday 20th July 2014

Indulge in a vegetarian feast which will feature produce which is locally sown, grown, picked and cooked.

Rant and Rave at library workshops

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

8:00am Sunday 20th July 2014

Dress up, scream from the top of your lungs, perform, act out!

Find out All About Bees as part of Love Parks Week

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

1:20pm Saturday 19th July 2014

As part of Love Parks Week, find out about all the different bees buzzing in the park.

The Nag's Head presents: Are You Loc-Ale?

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

9:00am Sunday 20th July 2014

A mini ale festival, with crafts and arty goods on offer too.

Choreographer Mark Baldwin unites Zulu traditions of song and dance in Inala

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

6:20pm Saturday 19th July 2014

Choreographer Mark Baldwin unites Zulu traditions of song and dance with Western classical ballet, contemporary dance and music in one breathtaking performance.

La Traviata comes to Soho

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

1:17pm Thursday 17th July 2014

The story of Violetta, a so-called ‘fallen woman’ who sacrifices her own happiness for the sake of her lover’s family and future.

The National to headline The 02 as part of their Trouble will Find Me world tour

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

9:50am Saturday 19th July 2014

The National have announced that they will perform their debut headline show at The O2, the final event of their Trouble Will Find Me world tour.

Deckchair cinema: Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

9:00am Saturday 19th July 2014

An oddball journalist and his psychopathic lawyer travel to Las Vegas for a series of psychedelic escapades.

Deckchair cinema: The Silence of the Lambs

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

7:50pm Friday 18th July 2014

A young FBI cadet must confide in an incarcerated and manipulative killer to receive his help on catching another serial killer who skins his victims.

Alfred Hitchcock's Blackmail to be screened, with music from Forest Philharmonic Orchestra

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

3:40pm Friday 18th July 2014

A special screening of Alfred Hitchcock’s 1929 silent classic film Blackmail, accompanied by the Forest Philharmonic Orchestra.

Deckchair cinema: Raiders of the Lost Ark comes to The Red Lion Pub

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

11:40am Friday 18th July 2014

The year is 1936. A professor who studies archeology named Indiana Jones is venturing into the jungles in South America searching for a golden statue.

Get ready to dance and have fun in Wanstead Park

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

10:44am Thursday 17th July 2014

There will be plenty to celebrate over in Wanstead this weekend, as there‘s a festival being held in the park.

Exhibition remembers community stalwart Julie Stephenson

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

4:42pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

A new art exhibition organised in memory of community stalwart Julie Stephenson is set to open in Leytonstone.

The top five must-see events taking place at Walthamstow Garden Party

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Your guide to some of the best things to do in the area this weekend.

4:33pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

It’s all happening at the Walthamstow Garden Party with music, theatre dance, art and foodie events. Amie Mulderrig selects her top five.

Never a bum note with The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

9:00am Thursday 17th July 2014

Ahead of their slot at Walthamstow Garden Party, The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain

Tiken Jah Fakoly discusses persecution and politics ahead of show at Walthamstow Garden Party

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

4:07pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

For centuries artists, writers and musicians have been persecuted and imprisoned for using their art to expose political corruption and vocalise injustice – from artist Paul Klee, who was exiled to Switzerland under the Nazi regime, to girl band Pussy Riot, who clashed with Putin and the Russian Orthodox Church.

French-Nicaraguan musicians JP and Xachitl present Music in the Dark

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

9:10pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

Musicians JP and Xachitl bring their unique blend of acoustic guitar music which fuses Arabic, Spanish and Gypsy sounds.

Breaking Bad's Heisenberg to feature in Movement's group art show

East London and West Essex Guardian Series:

6:50pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

Following on from its launch in January at Pictorem Gallery in Walthamstow, Movement: Artworks is celebrating its successful and highly creative first half-year with two summer exhibitions and an art jam.

Art exhibition courtesy of Whitefield Schools and Centre

4:56pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

Works created by students from Whitefield Schools and Centre will be on display at this special show celebrating their talents.

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