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Your September issue of the magazine is winging its way over the Estate right now. I must admit that it feels dystopian to be writing about all the great articles
Meeting on Thursday 16th September between 2pm – 4pm in which they will present the annual report, accounts, overview of work from the previous year and outlining plans for the
Wines and Much More Than Just Prosecco.
We Brits have been enjoying sparkling wines for centuries. However, until the 1960's, most sparkling wine, especially Champagne, tended to be beyond the means
Bend & Brunch
South Place Hotel this Sunday 29th August from 11am.
Includes a 45-minute yoga session at the hotel, and afterwards the yogis will make their way into the Secret Garden for a
Nuffield have created a special rate for Barbican residents £85 per month with code BARRES (standard presale rate is £99 per month).
Their presale suite is now open at 97 Aldersgate
Lights, Camera, ACTION!
Peter Savage goes on location.
The Barbican Estate has always been a popular place for film-makers, not only professionals but also for the producers and directors of the future. To break
FUELLING THE CREATIVE RENEWAL
Culture Mile and Cult Vision present an in-store exhibition of newly commissioned artwork included in the Culture & Commerce: ‘Fuelling the Creative Renewal’ Report.
Chaired by the Lord Mayor in partnership
Our own local IT guru, Ian Posner, gives us advice on alleviating slow internet problems.
Slow internet problems are probably the most frequent reason people contact me these days. The
Bags of Fun
Sign up to Tania Reynolds’ pilot project to turn the tap off on plastic waste into the oceans
Editor’s note: My modest attempt at still life with
LSO at the Library
This Saturday, July 31st, between 11-11.45am, Barbican Library will be hosting a performance given by a trio of London Symphony Orchestra (LSO) musicians: Naoko Keatley (violin), Anna Bastow (viola) and
A Barbican Parent’s advice on choosing schools...
Start early and take a good look before you select
This year has been a strange year for us all, including applying for secondary schools.
Yoga is usually several times a week in the St Vedast church hall in Foster Lane, St Paul’s. But Thurs lunchtime there’s a really nice outdoor session.
I attended Energy Yoga's
Eating the seasons with Adrien Giacchero!
Whenever I go to the supermarket, I am always surprised to see that the fruit and vegetable section looks almost the same in July and in
Janet Wells’ takes us online for her quarterly review of the Arts, Gallery and Museum scene.
The Royal Academy
David Hockney: The Arrival of Spring, Normandy, 2020
23rd May -26th September 2021 Tues
Live safaris, everyday in your living room, during lockdown.
Editor’s Note: I know the founders and I wanted to share a little piece of Africa with you until the borders open
St Giles' in July
Here's a roundup of news and events at St Giles' in July.
Please click here to view the rota as a Word doc or here to view as a PDF.
This Thursday (tomorrow)
Return to property price growth?
All reports we are seeing suggest that there has been a flow of previous centre city residents seeking moves to the leafier suburbs, and further afield
Whose money is it anyway?
In this article I’m going to stray slightly, but not too far, from mainstream financial planning issues. I’ve discussed previously strategies for mitigating inheritance tax, whether
The streets are busier, the restaurants are re-opening and I am taking a wild stab that a large proportion of you will have received your second dose by now.
Student Ellen Tasker focuses on our Estate for her final year project.
I am a final year BA Photography student at the University of Westminster, my final major project ‘Utopia Complex’
Of Shadow and Light
Guildhall School’s pioneering BA (Hons) Performance & Creative Enterprise (PACE) programme was established in 2015 as a joint initiative between Guildhall and the Barbican with the aim of training visionary, socially engaged,
Culture Mile News
CREATIVE SPACES developing the spaces within Culture Mile, from public realm to meanwhile use
Play Packs in Beech Street
We’re planning a series of outdoor vinyls, celebrating Culture Mile’s Play Packs to appear
Enjoy GSMD FREE
Guildhall School of Music & Drama announces more events in free summer season
Guildhall School of Music & Drama is pleased to announce the remaining events in its summer season. A
St Giles' June
Please find below our June newsletter. From July it will be more of a bulletin but there's a lot to report at present. If you have anything fairly brief
A BFI funded feature film by Spanish director Chino Moya which has recently been released in UK cinemas as well as online platforms such as Amazon, iTunes etc.
The film has
The Charterhouse OPEN
Book a guided tour taking you through seven centuries of extraordinary history.
The Charterhouse Booking page
Also... Open Gardens Evenings are back!
29th June - 26th August 2021 | 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Three Open Gardens
On Wednesday 26th May at 7pm.
There will be a mix of films, talk and Q&A. with a selection of grantees and panelists.
7- 8pm via zoom.
Come, join in and ask questions
Lynne Williams to retire and step down
After nearly five years in post, Lynne Williams today announces that she plans to retire and will step down as Principal of Guildhall School
Bart's Concert 19th May
Jazz Singer Nishla Smith performs at 1pm at The Great Hall, Barts Heritage. This concert will have an in-person audience, following all social-distancing guidelines in place at the time of the event.
Discounted tickets now available for residents for the comedy gigs at the MOAT, on 2nd, 3rd and 4th July.
Barbican residents can use the code: 'RESIDENTOFFER' to purchase half-price tickets. There