Mayor launches ‘culture seeds’ scheme to bring bright ideas to life

The Mayor of London, Sadiq khan, has launched a new culture strategy providing financial grants between £1,000 to £5,000 for small companies, organisations and creative individuals to fund their ideas and make them a reality. This strategy is called cultural seeds and aims to preserve London’s culture as well as enabling people to explore their creativity and community. The Mayor’s culture strategy lays out a … Continue reading Mayor launches ‘culture seeds’ scheme to bring bright ideas to life

Project 84: Action on male suicide

84 sculptures have been put on top of both the This Morning studios and ITV’s headquarters buildings to represent the men who take their lives every week. The charity CALM (Campaign Against Living Miserably) want to raise awareness of the fact that 84 men take their own lives every week. Every week 84 men in the UK takes their own life, leaving behind grieving families … Continue reading Project 84: Action on male suicide

Three men convicted for brutal murder of young father in broad day light

In March three men were convicted for fatally stabbing a young 27 year old father, Nashon Esbrand, from Islington, after he dropped off his girlfriend and child.  On the 24th August 2017 while Nashon was dropping off his girlfriend and child at their home after visiting his parents in Islington, he then made his way back to his parents’ house to pick up his car. On … Continue reading Three men convicted for brutal murder of young father in broad day light

Australian Cricketer banned

Australia’s Captain Steve Smith was caught cheating by tampering with the ball and seen placing a yellow object down his trousers. The Australian Cricketers were already widely disliked by neutrals in the sport before this latest cricketing scandal came about and had little love for them. People were not to sure whether or not the Australian Captain felt sorry for what he had done and … Continue reading Australian Cricketer banned

Police granted more money to continue Madeleine McCann search

Madeleine McCann went missing in May 2007, now almost 11 years later police have been granted more money to continue their ongoing investigation into her disappearance. Parents Kate and Gerry McCann, appealed for the search to continue for their daughter who was just 3 when she vanished from their holiday apartment in  Praia da Luz, Portugal. Government funding of £154,000 has been granted from October … Continue reading Police granted more money to continue Madeleine McCann search

£200,00 Culture Bid prize To fund Job project for young people

Lambeth may not have won the star prize in the Culture Bids for 2019 and 2020, that was won by Waltham Forest and Brent. However, Lambeth did win a massive £200,000 funding pot from the Cultural Impact Awards, which will go towards young people and people underrepresented within their cultural scope. The project listed to benefit from the prize money: Eric Careers Festival – A new career … Continue reading £200,00 Culture Bid prize To fund Job project for young people

Autistic college student learns to communicate through music

Michael Fuller a college student with Autism connection to music. Fuller has high enhanced autism and now communicates through music, creating his own tunes, from the hum of clock ticking to train tracks sounds to the bustling of the high street theses sounds feel more ordinary than any other social communication. This attraction to melodies has been a part of him to as long he … Continue reading Autistic college student learns to communicate through music