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Grenfell Tower Tragedy
Following the tragedy at Grenfell Tower, the Golborne Forum Festival committee met to consider the plans for the Golborne Festival on 9 July this year. It was agreed that we will go ahead with this music festival and community event
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Golborne Road Festival 2017 is coming!

The Golborne Road Festival is coming round again on Sunday July 9th, noon to 6 pm. There will be loads of family fun, live entertainment and a chance to hang out with your neighbours.

The programme includes a live music stage, dance, food from around the world, children’s entertainment, arts and community stalls and sports and fitness activities.

Golborne Road will be closed to traffic between Portobello Road and Wornington Road during the Festival, so come along to enjoy the fun and don't forget to bring the children.

Find the Festival on Facebook here

Take a look at photos from last year’s Festival here

Future of Kensington & Chelsea College
Kensington and Chelsea College is running a consultation event about the future of its site on Wornington Road. The consultation is being held at the college on Thursday June 29th from 3 to 6 pm.
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Grenfell Tower Tragedy
Following the tragedy at Grenfell Tower, the Golborne Forum Festival committee met to consider the plans for the Golborne Festival on 9 July this year. It was agreed that we will go ahead with this music festival and community event
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Golborne’s Banksy on the move
Golborne’s very own Banksy, which appeared on the side of 274 Portobello Road back in 2007, is to be moved. But it’s not going far – just one storey up on the same building. Luxury property developers Enstar Capital are behind the scheme
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Free family art workshops
Local arts organisation ACAVA is running free family art workshops with an environmental theme. The Saturday workshops will be at Maxilla Walk Studios, 4 Maxilla Walk, London, W10 6NQ
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Changes in Golborne
You’ll have noticed that the improvements to the Golborne Road streetscape are progressing apace. But that’s not all that’s happening in Golborne – entirely new streets are appearing in the ward as well
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The Eagle re-opens
The Eagle at 250 Ladbroke Grove has changed hands again, but the good news is that it’s still a proper local pub. The new owner is Hippo Inns, a small chain with eight pubs around London
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Roger Mayne exhibition
Roger Mayne (1929 -2014) was a highly esteemed photographer who made many images of street life in Southam Street in Golborne. Now, there’s a major exhibition of his work at the Photographer’s Gallery in Soho
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Portobello plans from Westway
The Westway Trust has published its new set of plans for the development of the area around the flyover including Acklam Village, Portobello Green, Portobello Green Arcade and Acklam Road car park
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Local history: St Joseph's Home for the Elderly
Golborne has seen many changes over the years, changes that continue with developments like the renewal of the Wornington Green Estate. One big change that happened in the 1980s was the demolition of St Joseph's Home for the Elderly
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Goldfinger Factory
Goldfinger Factory is a social enterprise based in Trellick Tower that turns waste into gold by using discarded materials to build cutting-edge furniture and trains local people in craft skills
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Focus on business: Green Endings
Green Endings, an independent funeral directors, has just opened at 42 Golborne Road. Founded in 2000, the company has branches in Tufnell Park and Twickenham and it aims to offer a wider choice of funeral arrangements
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Wild West 10
Golborne Road film now online
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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