Thus far 2017 has proved a pretty incredible year for sport, especially locally. Sutton United’s mazy cup run took us all by surprise and we followed it every step of the way with live reports from the stadium in each round. We only hope that the club are able to use the ...
March 25th, 2017
The Grand Hall re-opens next year and on Monday’s ArtsWatch, David Jubb the Artistic Director at BAC, tells us how locals and celebrities alike are coming together to celebrate its new era, culminating in an innovative auction at Christie’s in October. Listen on Tuesday to ...
March 25th, 2017
Inspired by the lives of three real female players, “Offside” it follows the women as they face obstacles in pursuit of their love of the beautiful game. Ahead of its launch, Caroline discusses the game’s booming popularity during World War One and why we won’t be seeing any
March 10th, 2017
Nicola didn’t have to go very far to meet up with Mark Thomas as he is Clapham born-and-bred and currently resident. Over a coffee in a local café she finds out about his show coming to BAC early March, “The Red Shed”. Sounds a bit political? Of course it does, but what ...
March 5th, 2017
On Monday’s ArtsWatch I share a “not-so-quiet” moment with Patricia Cumper MBE, at the Press night of “Chigger Foot Boys” at Tara Arts Theatre. She’s the writer behind this moving new play based on the lives of Jamaican soldiers in World War One. Is that the chink ...
February 25th, 2017
It’s always difficult this time of year transitioning between seasons, to feel stylish in what you are wearing. Every daywear can be difficult to judge because February weather is fairly unpredictable at the best of times. Often going about our day we go from being wrapped ...
February 19th, 2017
Damien Thill had a chat with Robin Hopcraft from the south-London based band the Soothsayers. They have an upcoming gig at the Hideaway in Streatham in a collaboration with two young producers promising to provide an interesting evening of musical entertainment. Damien tells
February 17th, 2017
If you’ve ever fancied experiencing an art exhibition while in comfy PJ’s holding a cup of tea, you now can.
Action Space, an organisation supporting artists with learning difficulties, will give you that chance. South London in a Spin showcases the work of six South London artists and on the 11th February the exhibition goes online. They use video, sound and image to show each ...
February 12th, 2017
Well, he’s a Durham miner who with his brothers, took on the “unbeatable” Thamesmen in 1845 and won the World Rowing Championships at Putney. Rowing was more popular than football at the time – think Leicester City winning the League and he is the subject of new play ...
February 5th, 2017
Ladies, if like me your New Years resolution involves a new fitness regime, why not embark on your new found sporting prowess with a spring in your step wearing active attire which gives you the feeling you could conquer even the most daunting of gym equipment. As a stylist ...
February 4th, 2017