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Tuesday, 3rd June 2014

June/July 2014 Balham Town Centre newsletter

Posted in Newsletters

Read the June/July 2014 Balham Town Centre newsletter here: Balham TC Newsletter Jun Jul 2014 In this edition: Ritherdon Road Street Party, Balham Comedy Festival, Continue reading…

Friday, 30th May 2014

Harrison’s Restaurant forecast to save £3,700 per year by Greening their Business

Posted in Business

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Winner of the 2014 Sustainable Restaurant Association Award, Harrison’s restaurant in Balham has received some free consultancy support from Wandsworth Council’s Greening Business Programme.  By Continue reading…

Banana Cabaret Hosts the 2014 Balham Comedy Festival – 30th Anniversary Special!

Posted in Comedy


It’s back and better than ever!  South London gets its ribs seriously tickled at the 2014 Balham Comedy Festival from Friday 11th to Saturday 19th Continue reading…

Tuesday, 27th May 2014

Ritherdon Road street party promises a fun-filled day for all the family, Sunday 8th June!

Posted in Events

RR street party 2014

The Trader’s Association of Ritherdon Road invite you to join them on Sunday, 8th June for the annual street party and fun day on the Continue reading…

Tuesday, 20th May 2014

Toast Temple / Wandsworth Arts Festival 2014

Posted in Gallery


Devised by The Brick Box in collaboration with Urban Projects Bureau and Bureau of Silly Ideas, the Toast Temple paid Balham a visit, setting up Continue reading…

Wednesday, 14th May 2014

Folkfest to showcase next wave of top musicians (from Your Local Guardian)

Posted in Press Archive

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The London Folkfest is coming to Wandsworth in June, with more than 40 musicians descending on the borough, writes Tom Gillespie. Folk, acoustic, roots and Continue reading…

Tuesday, 6th May 2014

Ritherdon Road Street Party coming back for more this summer!

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The traders of Ritherdon Road in Balham are delighted to confirm that they’ll once again be holding their annual summer street party.  On Sunday, 8th Continue reading…

Friday, 2nd May 2014

20% OFF tickets as London FolkFest celebrates four years of growing success

Posted in London Folk Festival


From now until the 8th of May – enjoy 20% OFF your ticket to the London FolkFest!     —   enter MAYDEAL as the promo Continue reading…

Balham Leisure Centre celebrates 100 years of making waves (from Balham Leisure Centre website)

Posted in News


A century after it first opened, Balham Leisure Centre is still keeping the local community fit with a great range of sports facilities. The foundation Continue reading…

Friday, 11th April 2014

Whip-smart Cinderella fantasy comes to Balham

Posted in Theatre

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Balham’s award-winning theatre group, Southside, will stage ‘The Ash Girl’, Timberlake Wertenbaker’s lyrical and knowing version of the Cinderella fable, from Wednesday 28th – Saturday Continue reading…