Festival offers tennis, tours, food, wine and shopping
Celebrating Fulham, our annual festival of all things SW6 continues this week.
Here are the highlights
Monday 29 June
Tennis on the Roof Terrace
Settle down in the sunshine for the start of Wimbledon! Enjoy the tennis and some pimms on Broadway House’s new grassy roof terrace. All major matches shown until 12 July
Free, but booking required
Broadway House, 474-476 Fulham Road. Call
020 7610 3137 or firstname.lastname@example.org
‘Foraging’ in All Saints Churchyard and Fulham Palace Grounds
A stroll through All Saints Churchyard and untamed areas of Fulham Palace grounds looking at the ‘wild’ food growing there. Led by Jason Irving of Wild Food Walk, the walk will be a chance to enjoy and discuss some of the edible foods that grow all around us.
Free, but booking Required. Call 020 3080 0655, email@example.com
Meet outside the west end of All Saints Church, Putney Bridge
Sponsored by Aspire
Tuesday 30 June
Tasting Tuesday at Whole Foods Market
Stroll through the store and try a selection of tasting plates, then vote for your favourite!
Whole Foods Market, 2-6 Fulham Broadway, SW6 1AA
Grub Club, Fab Cuisine Feast
A five-course menu at Bistro By Shot hosted by founders of the popular South London ‘pop-up’, Fab Cuisine.
7.30pm, £29, booking required .
Bistro by Shot, Parsons Green Lane, Fab-cuisine
Quizbingo @ the Durell Arms
Win an array of cash, wine, beer and food with your majestic brain!
8pm, £2 per person
Can get busy so book early, www.durellarmsfulham.com
The Durell Arms, 704 Fulham Road, SW6 5SB
Wednesday 1 July
Shop in Whole Foods Market and Support The Haven .
5% of sales will be donated to local cancer charity The Haven
Tea Party and Workshop at Whole Foods Market.
Enjoy tea & scones while learning how to prepare a great tea party.
Booking recommended, book in store or online here
Whole Foods, 2-6 Fulham Broadway
Visit to Sir Oswald Stoll Foundation
Set up in 1916 for disabled ex-servicemen by the theatre impresario Sir Oswald Stoll, Stoll was
originally known as the War Seal Mansions. Enjoy a tour of the buildings and a short talk on the history of the Foundation. The organisation’s collection of archive films, photographs and artifacts will be on display.
Free but book by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Meet at main entrance.
446 Fulham Road
Charing Cross Hospital Art Tour
Imperial College Healthcare Charity Art Collection brings visually stimulating and vibrant art into hospitals to enhance the wellbeing of patients, staff and visitors. The tour will be led by Alice Strickland, Assistant Art Curator.
Free but booking required, by emailing email@example.com
Meet in main reception
Charing Cross Hospital, Fulham Palace Road
Bluffer’s Guide to French Wines
If you want to be able to peruse a restaurant wine list with confidence, this is a great first step to knowing your French wines.
7pm, £35 per person. Book by calling 020 7381 1717 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
Vagabond Wines, 18-22 Vanston Place
Alexander Technique Introductory Evening
Enjoy a special evening with the Alexander Technique, a skill which makes for greater ease and efficiency in all activities of living. Jean and Regina will be introducing you to the basis of the technique and give you some hands-on experience. The Imperial Wharf Alexander Technique centre is a purpose built Alexander centre. We offer individual lessons and courses in the Alexander Technique.
Free but advance booking essential at email@example.com or 020 7727 7222
Alexander Technique Imperial Wharf, 13 The Boulevard
Open Mic at The Ox Wagon
For those who want to ‘jam’ PA and two DI boxes plus a house guitar and cajon for those who need them. Signup starts at 7.30 pm, first come first served.
Jam from 8pm.
Held in the main bar
The Ox Wagon, 4 Fulham High Street, 020 7736 7002
Download the Celebrating Fulham Highlights Brochure for more details of the events.
And of course we'll keep you posted with details of the events as they happen.
June 29, 2015