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Christmas shopping in Golborne

Golborne is blessed with a large number of quirky, independent shops so when you're looking for Christmas presents, you're actually spoiled for choice. We have a selection of some of the places where you'll have a good chance of finding that special gift

Golborne Road improvements put on hold
Improvements to the streetscape in Golborne Road have been put on hold following opposition from some local traders and residents (members of a new Golborne association) at a consultation meeting held on 23 October 2014

40 years of hip hop culture
Westway Presents and Hip Hop Honours UK are presenting a celebration of 40 years of hip hop culture at Flyover Portobello. The event starts at 7.30pm on Thursday 11th December and will showcase the UK hip hop scene

Free meeting space at Café Nova
Overlooking Portobello Green at 3 Thorpe Close, Café Nova offers a free space for local people and organisations to meet, work, relax and enjoy great food and coffee at excellent prices

Fly over Golborne by bike!
Transport for London (TfL) has major plans for an East-West Cycle Superhighway. Phase 2 of the project includes a dedicated lane along the Westway, allowing cyclists to skim through Golborne at rooftop height!

Trellick's free street art gallery
The Wornington Green Estate redevelopment obliterated the 'Hall of Fame', the graffiti walls in the sunken baseball court on Wornington Road. But Golborne has another famous - and gigantic – canvas for graffiti art, at the base of Trellick Tower.

Free cycling-themed films
Bikeminded, the cycling campaign run by the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, has announced a programme of cycling-themed films over the coming months. Entrance is free, but booking is essential

Golborne Road Festival
Golborne Road Festival 2014 photos
An estimated 3,000 people came to the 2014 Golborne Road Festival in July to enjoy a warm sunny day with music, food and sports activities. Take a look at some photos to get a flavour of the day
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Wild West 10
Golborne Road film now online
The new oral history documentary about Golborne Road, Wild West 10 – Golborne Stories of Struggle and Resistance, made by Year 5 children from Bevington Primary School and arts organisation Digital:Works is now available to watch here

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