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Feast is back on Sunday

The first Sunday of every month April to December is a West Norwood Feast day – that’s this weekend 2nd April!

Markets & activities are at Artisans’ Market (Chatsworth Way SE24 9HR), Food Fair (in the garden of St Luke’s church SE27 0DT), Retro Village (Rosebery’s  74-76 Knight’s Hill SE27 0JD), Family Hub (outside the West Norwood Health & Leisure Centre, Devane Way SE27 0DF) and Fresh & Green (along Norwood Road from the corner of York Hill SE27 9AF)

New this year is WiNGiT a performance space for under -20s by the Leisure Centre 1pm to 3pm.

And if you haven’t taken a  cemetery guided tour yet –  its  2.30pm on Sunday at the main gate .[ https://www.fownc.org/events/ ]

For details see: http://westnorwoodfeast.com/blog/

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Last FEAST in 2014

dec feastDon’t miss December’s West Norwood Feast day on Sunday 7th December 10am to
4pm. This month there is a new hub, Health & Wellbeing, in West Norwood
Health & Leisure Centre in Devane Way SE27 0DF joining the othe hubs: Fresh
‘n’ Green by York Hill SE27 9AF, Artisans market on Chatsworth Way SE27 9DJ,
Food Fair in St Lukes Gardens SE27 0HS , Retro Village outside Rosebery’s
SE27 0JD on Knights Hill, Health & Wellbeing at West Norwood Health &
Leisure Centre in Devane Way SE27 0DF.
Musicians & other entertainments throughout the day!
For details see: http://westnorwoodfeast.com/blog/ or on twitter: @WN_Feast
Note that 5th April is the first West Norwood Feast day in 2015.

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Sunday 3rd August is Feast day

Wes Norwood Feast at St Lukes

Wes Norwood Feast at St Lukes

Alongside the garden, craft, food & retro markets of West Norwood Feast ( 10am to 4pm) this month there is also an opportunity to meet many of the artists,charities & community groups operating in the Norwoood area.

Drop in to the Portico Gallery at 23a Knights Hill SE27 0HS and visit the Happening between 11am and 3pm and meet local movers & shakers. Email info@porticogallery.org.uk for more information.

See http://westnorwoodfeast.com/market/ for details of the markets

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Help out at West Norwood Feast

I Love FEAST’ volunteer recruitment event happening on Sunday 2 nd  March at the Portico Gallery, 23a Knight’s Hill, SE27 0HS  from 11 am to 3pm.IMG-20140228-00329

West Norwood FEAST will be hosting a day of fun-filled activity at The Portico Gallery to mark the relaunch of their regular Sunday monthly market on April 6th.  With free kids’ activities and a pop up cafe, the ‘I Love FEAST’ event will be a chance for people to find out more about FEAST, meet the team behind it, and maybe even get involved themselves.

There will be information about:

Volunteer opportunities – West Norwood FEAST is always keen to hear from anyone who would like to help out
The four market ‘hubs’ – food, artisans, retro, and gardening & fresh produce, including how to apply for a stall.

For more details :  email hello@westnorwoodfeast.com,   Facebook (www.facebook.com/wnfeast),  Twitter (@WN_FEAST) or http://westnorwoodfeast.com/

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Last Norwood Feast this year – today!

IMG_6534Sunday 1st December is the last West Norwood Feast of the year. So come along between 10am and 4pm and visit the stalls at York Hill, Chestnut Road, St Lukes Gardens and Roseberys on Knights Hill. Portico Gallery on Knights Hill has a Christmas Bazaar with dozens of stalls – something for everyone.

Look out for events in West Norwood for Small Business Saturday on 7th December.

The next West Norwood Feast will be Sunday April 6th  2014.

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West Norwood Weekend Festivities

The 31st March and 1st April weekend welcomes Spring to West Norwood.

Saturday is West Norwood’s first Slow Food Festival 10am to 6pm around  St Luke’s church SE27 0HS

Cakes and bakeryFlour milling, apple pressing, urban foraging, pizza making,  cider drinking, jazz,  meet Mrs Beeton, catch Mr Freaky Peens, enjoy the Honey Theatre Live, check out Brixton City Farm, hear about  rare pig breeds,  watch Brindisa’s master jamon carver at work,  taste perfect pizza made in a  mobile wood fired oven, have a cup of Volcano coffee, treat yourself to a tongue sandwich, have  a Fortnum & Mason style tea, watch the magical Ms McK interview a surprise celebrity guest ,try authentic pierogi, listen to Levi Roots’ friend on the wonders of caribbean cuisine, bake a cake for the family bake off, make a dish for the slow food cook off , win dinner for two at Bubba’s .. …………. there’s something for everyone but you may need to book online for some events:

http://www.westnorwoodslowfoodfestival.co.uk

Saturday 2pm to 5pm is the Spring Flower Show in St Luke’s church hall. Flowers on display including tulips, daffodils, & polyanthus, photographs, floral art and a ginger biscuit competition. All welcome.

For details  see: http://lambethhorticulturalsociety.org.uk/shows.html

Slow food festivalSunday 1st April is  first  Feast day of 2012 open 10am to 4pm. The West Norwood Feast is a people-powered market celebrating the diversity, talent and entrepreneurial skills in our neighbourhood. There’s plenty to see and do including the Gardeners’ Corner by York Hill where you can pick up seeds, plants and tools, the Artisans’ Market on Chatsworth Road with locally-made arts and crafts, a Food Fair at St Luke’s with stalls serving freshly-cooked street food and even a Retro Village by Roseberys on Knights Hill with a market for reused, recycled and remade furniture and clothes.   And there’s music, performance, a beer and cider tent, a community garden on Norwood Road by the Fire Station and  The Edible Bus Stop.

More details are on the Feast website http://westnorwoodfeast.com/blog and facebook page www.facebook.com/wnfeast.

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West Norwood’s own Grandma Cake-Off!

As part of the West Norwood Slow Food Festival on 31st March  women (and also any willing men) over the age of 65 are invited to bring their favourite cake, bread or pastry to be judged by a TV chef from the BBC’s Great British Bake-Off!

Cake pictureIn-keeping with the philosophy of Slow Food – reconnecting people with the experience of their food – the idea of the cake-off is to bake with your child or grandchild, as to unite the generations across the family through the wonders of baking. Bring along your creative delights on Saturday March 31st to enter this exciting contest!

For further details, please contact Sarah  sarah@westnorwoodslowfoodfestival.co.uk / 07414 971 758 or visit Antonia at Beamish&McGlue, 461 Norwood Road SE27 9AH.

Visit the festival online at www.westnorwoodslowfoodfestival.co.uk  or follow on Twitter @WNslowfoodfeast

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