Local history month is launched at the September FEAST

West Nor­wood FEAST
Sunday 1 Septem­ber 2013, 10am – 4pm

Launch­ing the begin­ning of Lam­beth Local His­tory Month, come and join one of our local his­tory guided walks or visit Retro Vil­lage for our very own trash or treas­ure antique valu­ations from the experts at Rosbery’s auc­tion house.

Curios about your curios?
11am – 3pm, Retro Vil­lage, in the car park of Rosebery’s Auc­tion House, 74 – 76 Knights Hill
Have you ever watched the “Antiques Road­show” and wondered what your own belong­ings are worth? Well, now’s here your chance to find out. Experts from Rosebery’s, South London’s fine art and antiques auc­tion house, are hold­ing a free valu­ation event from 11am – 2pm at the Retro Vil­lage. From jew­ellery to pic­tures, fur­niture to ceram­ics, the Rosebery’s team will be able to tell you all about them. All you need to do is bring along your object or objects. If it’s too big to carry, bring a pho­to­graph instead.

Local His­tory Walk, Knights Hill and Nor­wood Road — free
11am and 1.30pm, meet out­side Rosebery’s Auc­tion House, 74 Knights Hill, SE27 0JD
Launch­ing Lam­beth Local His­tory Month our Vic­tori­an time trav­el­ling guides will be retra­cing a path across what was once known as Lower Nor­wood – places where ped­es­tri­ans could once have seen leafy vil­las, squat ter­races and an orphan­age. The walk will last approx­im­ately 45 minutes.

Tour of West Nor­wood Cemetery – free, but dona­tions wel­come
2.30pm, meet­ing inside the main gates of the cemetery, Nor­wood Road, SE27 9JU
A tour of Lambeth’s finest Vic­tor­ia cemetery, led by Colin Fenn from the Friends of West Nor­wood Cemetery.

Steve and the Hats
11am – 1pm, Artis­ans Mar­ket
A little music while you shop.

Ross Stans­field
12 noon onwards, out­side Beam­ish & McGlue
Sunday morn­ing piano with your cof­fee and crois­sants.

Mime
1pm – 1.15pm, steps of St. Luke’s Church and 1.30pm – 1.45pm at the Artis­ans Mar­ket
The group that brought pan pipe and south Amer­ic­an dance to FEAST now bring their very own mime show.

Bil­lie and her accor­di­on
1pm – 1.30pm, Artis­ans Mar­ket and 1.30pm – 2pm, steps of St. Luke’s Church
You may have heard Bil­lie last month, she’s back with some more accor­di­on tunes.

The Temp­ted
2pm – 3pm, steps of St. Luke’s Church
A four-piece alt-rock band from South Lon­don, Temp­ted com­bine catchy riffs with a thun­der­ing rhythm sec­tion and raw vocal power, pla­cing their own unique stamp on an eclect­ic mix of cov­ers and ori­gin­al songs. Each mem­ber brings a dif­fer­ent style of music to the song writ­ing pro­cess: Chris, altern­at­ive rock, Craig, blues, Ebruba, indie, Tash, sing­er-song­writer music. The Temp­ted were formed in the sum­mer of 2012 at the BRIT School. The band has recently per­formed at the Royal Fest­iv­al Hall and at the Eld­er­flower Fields Festival’s main stage. Look out for gigs and updates on their You­Tube chan­nel: www.youtube.com/TemptedBand

FEAST Hub High­lights
Retro Vil­lage
10am – 4pm, in the car park of Rosebery’s Auc­tion House, 74 – 76 Knights Hill
Vin­tage and retro cloth­ing, accessor­ies, jew­ellery, bric-a-brac and kit­chenalia brought to you by Crocks and Frocks, That Extra Pair of Hands, Snapps­chotts, Nerro Deco, Vie Vin­tage, and new FEAST traders Coco Celeste. Try­en­core Cof­fee, the green­est cof­fee van will also be back!

Food Fair
10am – 4pm, in front of St. Luke’s Church
Come and have a gast­ro­nom­ic tour of our Food Fair and sample the delights of the best of South London’s street food. Petit fours and dainty cakes from Fiendish and Goode, Carib­bean food from Trin­i­jam, home-made cakes from Sweet Sen­sa­tions, brownies, cook­ies, pies and sour­dough from Chas and Momo. Pangea Street will be provid­ing mixed salad boxes, tar­tiflette from Great Pan, and bio­dy­nam­ic bur­gers from Jacob’s Lad­der. Not for­get­ting, West Norwood’s very own Vol­cano Cof­fee.

Artis­ans Mar­ket
10am – 4pm, Chats­worth Way
Local artists and makers selling the best West Nor­wood has to offer includ­ing paint­ings, prints and cards from Mar­tin Grover and Paul McBride. Digit­al prints of local places from South Lon­don Prints, unique jew­ellery pieces from Cath­er­ine Cross, Sil­ver Blos­som Jew­ellery and Aman­da Patrick. Bespoke lamp­shades , cush­ions and screen prin­ted tote bags and tea tow­els from Cher­ish and Bloom, and wel­com­ing the FEAST debut of Juan is Dead with Mex­ic­an Day of the Dead inspired mosa­ics and gifts.

The Cup­cake Shop will be at the Artis­ans Mar­ket all day with their deli­cious cakes and treats!

The team from Red Watch, West Nor­wood Fire Bri­gade will be on site with a real live fire engine from 11am – 1pm.

Fresh ‘n’ Green
10am – 4pm, junc­tion of Nor­wood Road, Lan­caster Aven­ue, and York Hill
Stop by the Fresh ‘n’ Green hub for pop­corn from Drum and Ker­nel Pop­corn and visit the Sugar Cane King, Levain Bakery, Tantie Lor­raine, Hattie’s Chocol­ate Treats. Cards, plants and course info from the South Lon­don Botan­ic­al Insti­tute and Flor­al Hall, books from Pea Green Boat Books, and pet treats from Dul­wich Tails. Don’t for­get your cof­fee and crois­sants at Beam­ish & McGlue!

South Lam­beth Play Part­ners
10am – 4pm, Food Fair, in front of St. Luke’s Church
Free play activ­it­ies and games for young chil­dren and fam­il­ies.

Free children’s activ­it­ies at each mar­ket hub
Join our volun­teer FEAST­ies for some cre­at­ive col­our­ing in and brace­let mak­ing.

Be FEAST Volun­teer
10am – 4pm, all mar­ket hubs
Would you like to help in the run­ning of FEAST? We not only need volun­teers to help every FEAST day, but through­out the month. Roles include book­ing traders and enter­tain­ments; help with mar­ket­ing and social media. Can you spare a few hours? Speak to a hub lead­er or any­one in a hi-vis jack­et to find out more.

Brix­ton and Nor­wood Food­bank, St. Luke’s Church and at FEAST HQ
The Food­bank will be accept­ing dona­tions inside St. Luke’s church, plus there will be two col­lec­tion boxes at the FEAST HQ. The Food­bank is urgently look­ing for dona­tions of tinned meat, tinned fish, tinned fruit, and instant cus­tard.

Septem­ber Bazaar and open day for courses
10am – 4pm, Por­tico Gal­lery, 23a Knights Hill
The Por­tico Gallery’s Septem­ber Bazaar coin­cides with the West Nor­wood Septem­ber FEAST for anoth­er mem­or­able fam­ily day out. There will be stalls galore offer­ing all sorts of irres­ist­ible food and good­ies for sale. PLUS, there will be anoth­er oppor­tun­ity to find out about the Gallery’s range of work­shops and classes. There is a wide vari­ety of classes and work­shops from Pot­tery and Life Draw­ing for adults to After School Clubs for chil­dren. For the full range of classes please see www.porticogallery.org.uk

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