What’s on this week

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Scotland vs England World Cup Qualifier Screening

Date: June 10

Location: BOXPARK Croydon

Cost: Free

About: England take on Scotland in their bid to qualify for the World Cup - grab your mates and a pint for a live screening on the big screen.

Link: Find more information here


Off the Shelf

Date: June 14

Location: Thornton Heath Library

Cost: Free

About: Enjoy a concert put on by Croydon’s youngest musicians.

Link: More dates, locations and information here


New Addington Carnival

Date: June 10-11

Location: Milne Park

Cost: Free

About: A family-friendly day with a funfair, a large arena for competitions and musical acts, food stalls, and a large boot sale.

Link: More information here

Art in the Park

Date: June 10         

Location: Hilly Fields Park

Cost: Free

About: An afternoon of entertainment for the entire family including children’s workshops, a storytelling tent, magic show, craft market, plus live dance and music.

Link: Find the day’s full programme here


The Squidz Club

Date: June 16

Location: The Albany

Cost: £5

About: A fun and friendly night for young people with learning disabilities featuring DJs, bands, and artists.

Link: Find more information here


Edgar Allan Poe Double Feature

Date: Until June 24

Location: Brockley Jack Theatre

Cost: £15/£12 concessions

About: The Okai Collier Company presents a double feature of The Masque of the Red Death and The Fall of the House of Usher.

Link: More information and ticket booking here

Skin Deep: POC Resistance – Stories

Date: June 15

Location: Toynbee Studios, E1 6AB

Cost: £5

About: Stories of resistance from around the world that have been led by grassroots activists and people of colour communities.

Link: Book your place here


British Flower Tea Dance

Date: June 14

Location: Victoria Park

Cost: Free

About: Commemorate British Flower Week at this over 50s summer tea dance with live music, food and refreshments and a stunning array of British flower table decorations.

Link: To book a place email victoriapark@towerhamlets.gov.uk


Bow Road Open Studios

Date: June 16-17

Location: Bow Arts Trust, E3 2SJ

Cost: Free

About: The open studios will showcase the work of over 150 London’s brightest emerging and established artists accompanied by live music, pop-up food stalls, and workshops.

Link: More information here

Well Street Common Festival

Date: June 11

Location: Well Street Common, E9

Cost: Free

About: A community celebration featuring live music, a BBQ, football competitions, the Hackney Playbus, donkey rides and countless other stalls and activities.

Link: Find more information here


East London Comics & Arts Festival

Date: June 16

Location: Round Chapel

Cost: £5-£10

About: Three days of talks, workshops, screenings and an exhibitor book fair displaying the work of international and local artists.

Link: Book your tickets and find more information here


Stoke Newington History Walk

Date: June 10

Location: Manor House Tube Station

Cost: £8

About: Walk through a 'misty looking village of England' to discover Stoke Newington's intriguing history.

Link: Find more information here

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