Fulham's festival of fun continues this week
Celebrating Fulham, the annual festival highlighting all that's great about SW6, runs throughout this week until Sunday July 3.
Here's what's on on Wednesday, June 29:
Keep fit at Fit rooms
A day of free sessions at Fit Rooms with an all
day guest pass. Just mention Celebrating
Fulham. Try out a range of classes or burn
off some calories in the gym.
254-258 North End Road,
6.30am - 10pm, call
020 7610 1410
Open day at St Matthew’s Church
This church is a new structure, built
in the year 2000 on the site of an old
place of worship that fell into disrepair.
Refreshments will be available.
St Matthews Church,
Wandsworth Bridge Road,
11.00am - 3.00pm
Charlotte Sulivan (1824-1911) "the best friend we have"
A free talk by Sue Pierson,
St Matthew’s and author
of the recently published
life of Charlotte Sulivan.
St Matthew’s Church,
Wandsworth Bridge Road, 7.30pm
Thursday, June 30:
Folk Music by Nightingale Singers
The Nightingale Singers, conducted by
Adam Balkwill, will perform a variety of folk
music from across the United Kingdom that
would be appropriate in an English country
garden. From the stirring Bobby Shaftoe of
Scotland, the Irish Londonderry Air to the
poignant O Waly Waly, there will be much
to delight and entertain. Also featuring
Natalie Keane (soprano), accompanied by
Adam Balkwill at the piano.
St John’s Church ,
Fulham Island North End Road,
8pm. Entry£10 including refreshments. Phone
020 3080 0655.
Live music at Del Aziz
24-32 Vanston Place, phone 020 7836 0086
Wimbledon Finals at the Durell - June 30 - July 3
great hall will be transformed into
Fulham’s best seat to watch the
Book for any of the semi’s or finals
and receive a free glass of bubbly and
bowl of strawberries
30 June - 3 July
704 Fulham Road, phone
020 7736 3014
Friday, July 1
Haven Project Open Afternoon
The Haven provides, completely free of charge,
a wide range of therapies which help people
to deal with the physical and emotional side
effects of breast cancer.
Come and see this wonderful Haven located in the heart of
Fulham for yourself. Join us for a short talk about The Haven
and an example of one of our therapies. Finish with a delicious,
healthy smoothie in our beautiful Rose Room.
Please arrive five minutes before each session to be welcomed
The Haven Effie Road, at
2pm, 3pm and 4pm
Please register your interest at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 020 7384 0049.
Story and rhyme-time at
Free sessions for children under five and their parents or carers, 2.15pm - 3.15pm (tickets required).
To book phone 020 8753 3877
Acoustic sessions at the George
Aacoustic session with Chasi Shaw.
Come and enjoy an acoustic session
performing music to suit all. From 60s and
70s classics to up to date chart hits.
506 Fulham Road,
020 7160 0943.
Music by the Bridge - All Saints Church
Julia Morneweg (cello) and John
Paul Ekins (piano).
Programme will include Debussy and
Chopin cello concertos.
All Saints Church,
by Putney Bridge,
6.45pm for entry and wine.
Free with a retiring collection, phone
020 7736 3264
Belly dancing at Del Aziz
Enjoy a delicious evening of flavours from
the Middle East and Eastern Mediterranean
with a belly dance floor show.
24-32 Vanston Place.
Check back for the full details of this weekend's events, as Celebrating Fulham reaches its grand finale.