May Madness 2017
Saturday 6 May, Starch Green, 11am-3pm
Together with Hammersmith Community Gardens Association we have organised four very successful Edible Askew May Madness events on Starch Green and along Askew Road. As well as being beneficial to local businesses, they have been much enjoyed by the local community. The next one takes place on 6 May and this year the theme is Bees and Butterflies Encouraging Wildlife.
There will be lots of activities to enjoy including:
Belles of London City morris dancers; Ella the Great's Mini Circus; charity cake stall and cake competition; dog show with best dressed dog and dog and owner lookalike categories; ice cream bike; craft stalls; plant stall; croquet; face painting and making bees & butterflies with the library.
Dog show (donation £1) and cake competiton entries by 11am and if you would like to
book a table for crafts (donation £10), please contact Caroline MacMillan at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Come along and join us for a fun day.
Free showing of The Passion
Your friendly local church, St Saviour’s on Cobbold Road, warmly invites you and your family to a free screening of the acclaimed BBC Easter film, The Passion.
The film will be introduced by Nigel Stafford-Clark, producer of The Passion, who will also conduct a Q&A session after Tuesday’s screening. Free light refreshments will be available in the interval each evening. Part 1: Monday 10 April at 7.30pm. Part 2: Tuesday 11 April at 7.30pm. Doors open at 7.15pm
The Upper Room Winter Lectures
Back, by popular demand, the Winter Lectures at The Upper Room, sponsored by Finlay Brewer. The fourth one is on:
- Wednesday 26 April: Did the baby boomers let their children down? Lord David Willetts.
All lectures will take place in St Saviour’s Church, Cobbold Road, W12 9LN, 8.00-9.00pm. Refreshments will be available from 7.40pm. Donations welcome.
Space is limited, so in order to guarantee yourself a seat for any of the lectures please telephone Arlene on 0208 740 5688 or email: email@example.com
Nextdoor – bringing a sense of community back to neighbourhoods
Nextdoor is a new social media platform that is being used by neighbourhoods across Hammersmith & Fulham – and, indeed, across the UK. Many community organisations, voluntary groups and residents’ associations across the borough also use Nextdoor to promote what they do to their community.
Read all about it and how to use it on our website...
West London Walks
Join Caroline MacMillan for her April walks below. More details are on her website www.westlondonwalks.co.uk. To book your place, please email her.
- Saturday 1 April, 2017, 10am: Brook Green
- Saturday 8 April, 10am: Notting Dale – a new walk for 2017
- Sunday 9 April, 3pm: Bedford Park – new for 2017
- Tuesday 18 April, 10am: Portobello Road – new walk this year
- Monday 24 April, 10am: Bishop's Park – a new Fulham walk
Financial planning and pensions advice
If you are trying to negotiate the minefield of Financial Panning and recent changes to pensions help is at hand.
ABN member Clarke and Co. has generously offered a complimentary 30 minute consultation to consider your personal requirements to fellow ABN members.
For more details and contact see our website www.askewbusiness.co.uk/financial-planning-and-pensions-advice/
Local Askew Mag
Pick up your copy of the spring edition of the Askew 'Meet your Neighbours' magazine, sponsored by Finlay Brewer, from local shops or meet your neighbours in the online version at Askew Mag.