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As the summer heats up, we are delighted to bring you the latest updates and exciting news. July is set to be a month like no other in Waterloo, so join us as we dive into what’s on! For more information on What’s On in the local area – keep an eye on our events calendar!
Get ready Waterloo, because Lower Marsh Lates is back with a sensational lineup of outdoor screenings! Lower Marsh Lates is here to bring you the ultimate summer entertainment experience this July, showing ‘Little Shop of Horrors’ on the big screen. Treat yourself to some fantastic street food courtesy of our amazing traders, grab a drink from any of the Marsh’s finest indie bars, grab a blanket or lawn chair and join us at Lower Marsh for an evening of fun under the stars!
Mark your calendar for an afternoon filled with sensational jazz music! Get ready for an incredible band line-up curated by the exceptionally talented saxophone player, Samuel Toulson. But the day doesn’t end there! Following this set, there will be an open jam session. Whether you’re an accomplished musician or simply enjoy the vibrant energy of live music, St John’s Church Garden is waiting to welcome you. What a stunning place to present an afternoon of jazz, blues and grooves!
Get ready for a night of fabulous fun and celebration at The Glitch! No matter what your plans are for Pride, make sure you save some energy for the ultimate karaoke party at The Glitch. The incredible host for the evening will be none other than the fabulous Alotta Nerve, who will guide us through a night of laughter, music and unapologetic pride.
Step right up and mark your calendars for this classic Waterloo community event! WaW is a proud sponsor of this long-standing community event, which kicks off with our area’s young people parading the streets in magnificent costumes. The Carnival procession commences from Oasis Academy Johanna, processes along Lower Marsh, Westminster Bridge Road and Baylis Road, and culminates on the Millennium Green. After the parade, the excitement continues at the Millenium Green and Lower Marsh, where activities, drop-in workshops and live entertainment awaits. Join us on Friday, 14 July 2023, for a day filled with unforgettable moment.
Join expert speakers on Wednesday 5 July for a morning of networking and business support at LSBU Business School, Southwark campus. Help to Grow offers small to medium-sized enterprises the opportunity to upskill and develop viable and sustainable business plans for the post-pandemic economy. Open to all businesses operating in London and the surrounding areas, this is your opportunity to drop in and find out more about how Help to Grow, the 90% government-funded CPD programme, could support your business growth!
Power to Change invites you to join this webinar led by Dr Julian Dobson to explore the final learning report on Community Improvement Districts. Discover the essential role played by community-led organisations in revitalising high streets. These organisations prioritise what matters to local people, they offer skills development, create jobs, employ overwhelmingly from the local area, and incubate and support new start-up businesses. Don’t miss this opportunity to gain valuable insights and be inspired by their impactful work.
Don’t miss this delightful production of ‘Mog the Forgetful Cat’ as Judith Kerr’s warm-hearted children’s book is bought to life! Get ready for a lively and enchanting adventure filled with songs, live music and a menagerie of creatures little and large. This show will warm your heart, ignite your imagination and create fun-filled memories to last a lifetime. Be sure to grab your tickets before they’re gone!
Our Free Little Library is calling for some love! Through this 24-hour book exchange box, we aim to inspire readers and expand book access – but our Little Free Library is running low on books! If you have some books gathering dust on your shelves, drop them off at the Free Little Library. This book-sharing
We are pleased to announce that our friends over at Sustainable Ventures are here to help businesses and enterprises in Lambeth! The next round of the Lambeth Net Zero Innovation Challenge is starting now. In the Challenge, established businesses are matched with cutting-edge cleantech innovators who develop bespoke solutions to support sustainability objectives. Running for
We are super excited to welcome Roti King’s legendary roti canai to Waterloo! Originally a street food concept and renowned for its Malaysian cuisine, Roti King has gained incredible popularity and is set to open its third London restaurant on Lower Marsh. The tradition of crafting fresh roti daily continues, showcasing the process in the