Blue Beard Brings Fear to Battersea

Blue Beard Brings Fear to Battersea

Michael HollandApr 19, 2024

Artistic Director of Wise Children, Emma Rice brings Blue Beard to the Battersea Arts Centre.  Written and directed by Rice, Blue Beard the Magician…

South London school to be bulldozed and rebuilt to transform ‘poor facilities

South London school to be bulldozed and rebuilt to transform ‘poor facilities

A South London school for kids who can’t attend mainstream education will be rebuilt to transform its ‘poor facilities’. The size of the Francis…

Latest news and openings for food and drink in south London

Latest news and openings for food and drink in south London

Eliza FrostMar 21, 2024

New Brixton bagel and beer spot If we said to you Belgian beers, bagels and bakes, what would you think? Because we say it’s…

New hotel could be built above Pret next to Balham Underground and train stations

New hotel could be built above Pret next to Balham Underground and train stations

A new hotel with flats above could be built next to Balham Underground and National Rail stations in South London. The plans would see…

Pieces of a Woman

Pieces of a Woman

Michael HollandMar 12, 2024

From the writer and director behind the award-winning hit Netflix film adaptation: Kata Wéber and Kornél Mundruczó, Battersea Arts Centre and The Adam Mickiewicz…

Wandsworth announced as the next London Borough of Culture in £1.35m boost

Wandsworth announced as the next London Borough of Culture in £1.35m boost

Wandsworth will be the next London Borough of Culture, it has been announced. Mayor of London Sadiq Khan announced today (March 11) the borough…

Battersea Arts Centre ‘kept viable’ by rent-free period extension

Battersea Arts Centre ‘kept viable’ by rent-free period extension

Battersea Arts Centre has said not having to pay rent for another decade will keep it ‘viable’. Wandsworth Council extended the rent-free period on…

Council to spend £3.6m upgrading leisure centres with roof repairs, new lifts and better air conditioning

Council to spend £3.6m upgrading leisure centres with roof repairs, new lifts and better air conditioning

A South London council is set to spend £3.6million on immediate upgrades to its leisure centres to bring them up to an ‘acceptable standard’.…

Developer reveals height of proposed 38-storey tower in Battersea will be reduced after local anger

Developer reveals height of proposed 38-storey tower in Battersea will be reduced after local anger

Controversial plans for a 38-storey apartment block at the bottom of Battersea Bridge have been changed after more than 330 objections. One resident said…

Battersea Power Station to open new exhibition with themes including Marvel and indoor padel courts

Battersea Power Station to open new exhibition with themes including Marvel and indoor padel courts

A temporary immersive exhibition hall and padel courts will open at Battersea Power Station, after the plans were approved. There will be 6,000 free…

South London nurse suspended for another 9 months after sending ‘sexually-motivated’ messages on WhatsApp to colleague

South London nurse suspended for another 9 months after sending ‘sexually-motivated’ messages on WhatsApp to colleague

A South London nurse has been suspended for another nine months after sending a nurse ‘sexually-motivated’ messages on WhatsApp. Leonajar Bato Pulido was previously…

Plans to build 90 flats in tower blocks up to 20 storeys tall in Battersea unveiled

Plans to build 90 flats in tower blocks up to 20 storeys tall in Battersea unveiled

New apartment blocks reaching up to 20 storeys tall could be built in South London under new plans. The buildings would contain 90 flats…