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September 2017

Wanstead Kinema: Hamlet

September 10 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Manor House Pub, 129 High Street
London, E11 2RL United Kingdom
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£10

An amazing opportunity to see Maxine Peake play Hamlet in the groundbreaking sellout stage production - on screen in Wanstead. The Times said: “Without straining for shock value or raising voices unduly, Peake and co make this 400-year-old revenge tragedy come alive in a way you’ve never seen before.”

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Apple Donor Station

September 11 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
The Duke, 79 Nightingale Lane
London, England E11 2EY United Kingdom
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Starting today and going on all week, a chance for you to drop off any unwanted apples from your garden. They’ll be blended into Urban Orchard Cider by Hawkes, which started here in Wanstead. And if you bring apples along, you’ll get a bottle of cider in return.

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Get Running for Good

September 11 @ 6:45 pm - 8:00 pm
Wanstead House, 21 The Green
London, E11 2NT
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In October, Vision Redbridge will be holding a healthy-eating event for children and young adults at Redbridge Lane Allotments. The allotments need a bit of TLC ahead of this great event and Goodgym Redbridge is spearheading an initiative to get things in shape. Join them for a short jog to the allotment and then a bit of general weeding and event prep. All abilities welcome.

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Social Media Workshop

September 12 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Duke, 79 Nightingale Lane
London, England E11 2EY United Kingdom
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Do you want to grow an organic, local following to engage people, get users to trust you, drive traffic to your website and involve your customers? A special session as part of the Duke’s regular co-working Tuesdays will cover techniques and strategies behind successful engagement on social media platforms. Free breakfast.

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Coffee Brewing Workshop – SOLD OUT

September 12 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Bare Brew, Wanstead High Street + Google Map
£5

Join the head barista from Wanstead’s brand new Bare Brew cafe for an exploration of coffee from Africa, the birthplace of coffee, to the Americas. You’ll be tasting your way across the globe, learning how to distinguish different taste notes in coffee. Think wine tasting but with caffeine. And then a chance to test your new-found skills at the end of the session. Profits to Haven House.

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Writing Tips for Teens

September 12 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Oxfam Bookshop Wanstead, 1 Clock House Parade, High Street
London, E11 2AG
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Teenagers can join Chloe Seager, author of YA novel Editing Emma and literary agent for young adult books, for a talk/Q&A session on the writing process and getting published.

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Film: Dispossession

September 12 @ 7:45 pm - 10:30 pm
The Wanstead Tap, 352 Winchelsea Rd
London, E7 0AQ United Kingdom
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This lm about “the great social housing swindle”, has been called the most important British film since I, Daniel Blake. It tells how the UK property market has become “skewed and malfunctioned”. Followed by a Q&A on housing. Tickets £7 - buy directly from The Wanstead Tap.

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Fringe Quiz Night and Disco

September 12 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
The Nightingale, 51 Nightingale Lane
London, E11 2EY United Kingdom
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The fabulous Billy Stevens hosts a special night for the Fringe.

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New Bowlers Welcome

September 13 @ 2:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Wanstead Bowls Club, Nutter Lane
Wanstead,
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Would you like to have a go at a methodical, thoughtful, and exciting 800-year-old game that relies on a mix of precision and patience? Do you fancy chess with balls or curling without ice? Then come with flat shoes (no heels) to a special open afternoon at the Wanstead Central Bowls Club in Nutter Lane E11 where coaching, fun, and games await. (Weather permitting.)

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Guitar recital

September 13 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Larder, 39 High Street
London, E11 2AA United Kingdom
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£5

Wanstead guitarist Pete Black is an amazing performer. Hear a recital of his classical and popular repertoire, and help raise funds to plant more trees in Wanstead.

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Meet the Brewer

September 13 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
The Duke, 79 Nightingale Lane
London, England E11 2EY United Kingdom
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Signature Brew has been making a core range of music-inspired beers in Leyton since 2011. It’s taking over the taps at the Duke during the Fringe & the team will talk about their craft

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50 Shades of Wanstead

September 13 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Cherry Tree Cafe, 25 Woodbine Place
London, E11 2RH United Kingdom
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£15

An evening of wine, cheese and tasty anecdotes. Geraldine Roberts will be talking about her acclaimed book, The Angel and the Cad, which tells the scandalous true story of Catherine and William Long Wellesley, the last owners of Wanstead House. The evening will be accompanied by Ben Milne from Bombetta and the Chef’s Deli, and wine blogger Zeren Wilson introducing sumptuous wines and cheeses. Over 18s only.

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Invisible Ink

September 13 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The Wanstead Tap, 352 Winchelsea Rd
London, E7 0AQ United Kingdom
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Author and campaigner Pippa Kelly talks about her novel Invisible Ink, described as “a mesmerising novel of guilt, loss and betrayal within a family”. It tackles issues surrounding dementia. Pippa will also talk about its impact. Tickets £5 from thewansteadtap.com - proceeds to Alzheimer's UK.

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Classical Irish Music Session

September 13 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
The Nightingale, 51 Nightingale Lane
London, E11 2EY United Kingdom
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All budding musicians welcome to join in a classic evening of Irish music.

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Amateur Photo Exhibition

September 14
The Nightingale, 51 Nightingale Lane
London, E11 2EY United Kingdom
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Photos taken by Wanstead locals, judged by ace local snapper Geoff Wilkinson. Top prize £50.

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Olive Oil workshop

September 14 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
More Italy, 33 High Street
Wanstead, E11 2AA
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£15

How would you know if an olive oil was any good? What makes the difference between different oils, and how does that affect the taste? You’ll learn the tactics of working out if an oil is any good, meet a grower, and share wine and canapes. Over 18s only.

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Wanstead Fringe Comedy Night – SOLD OUT

September 14 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wanstead Golf Club, Overton Drive
London, E11 2LW United Kingdom
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£12

The fantastic Paul Sinha - familiar to Radio 4 listeners and viewers of ITV’s The Chase - is making a welcome return to the Wanstead Fringe. He will be supported by Radu Isac from Romania who made the 2016 post-Brexit Fringe audience squirm with shame and laugh with recognition in equal measure. BBC New Comedy Award finalists Michael Odewale and Aaron Simmonds will also appear, along with MC Tony Marrese. The comedy night is the definitive Fringe occasion and is…

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Jingle Bop

September 15 @ 1:10 pm - 1:40 pm
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Cherry Tree Cafe, 25 Woodbine Place
London, E11 2RH United Kingdom
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£5

Fun and interactive music and movement sessions for parents to enjoy with their babies and toddlers. First session for under-2s, and the second for 2-to-4s.

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Our/Vodka

September 15 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Duke, 79 Nightingale Lane
London, England E11 2EY United Kingdom
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In two arches beneath Hackney Downs station, a micro-distillery makes wheat-based vodka. It’s smooth with a fruity note, and is part of a network of distilleries around the world which follow a global recipe with local flavours. The team will be expertly mixing cocktails and chatting about their venture.

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Pop-up Autumn Restaurant

September 15 @ 7:45 pm - 11:00 pm
Cherry Tree Cafe, 25 Woodbine Place
London, E11 2RH United Kingdom
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A four-course menu brought to Wanstead by the acclaimed chef Alison Noor. Ali has more than 30 years’ experience leading kitchens in top restaurants including Montana, Boisdale, and Jamie Oliver’s Fifteen. Today, she runs her own successful business, Alibi Pantry, producing hand crafted, locally sourced food. BYOB. Contact 07970 028350 for a reservation.

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Music, low jinks & coarse ribaldry – acoustic night @The Manor

September 15 @ 8:15 pm - 11:00 pm
The Manor House Pub, 129 High Street
London, E11 2RL United Kingdom
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Mick Terry, Ben Kelly, David Bird and James Healey and more, all Wanstead residents, prepare to tear the Manor a new one with their blend of original songs and covers which prove how far removed they really are from the bedroom strummer stereotype.

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Jazz Night

September 15 @ 8:15 pm - 11:00 pm
The Wanstead Tap, 352 Winchelsea Rd
London, E7 0AQ United Kingdom
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Join internationally renowned jazz guitarist Martin Wheatley and vocalist Julie McKee - both Wanstead locals - for sultry jazz, specially presented for the Fringe.

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Tree Yoga

September 16 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cherry Tree Cafe, 25 Woodbine Place
London, E11 2RH United Kingdom
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The famous Fringe yoga sessions beneath the horse chestnuts on Christchurch Green, brought to you by Kat Ibrahim. Meet by the Cherry Tree cafe. Come along for free, but please make a £5 donation to help the planting of another tree in Wanstead, through the Wanstead Society.

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Street music

September 16 @ 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
Wanstead High Street, Wanstead High Street
London, England E11 2AA United Kingdom
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Young local musicians pick up their instruments and show Wanstead High Street what they can do. Wanstead has a huge amount of musical talent, and this will be just a taste. Times TBC.

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Taste of Wanstead

September 16 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Christchurch Green London, E11 2RH United Kingdom + Google Map

A dining experience on Christchurch Green with a difference - all the items on this four-course taster menu, produced by the Duke, will be made entirely from food available on Wanstead High Street. Ticket includes food, welcome cocktails and wine pairing. For tickets contact events@thedukewanstead.com

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Pre-film BBQ

September 16 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Christchurch Green London, E11 2RH United Kingdom + Google Map

Get your pre-Kinema food from the Duke’s tent on Christchurch Green.

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Wanstead Kinema

September 16 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
£3 - £6

The most magical evening of the year returns as the Kinema sets up once again in the grounds of Christ Church. This year’s treat for kids and adults alike is Disney’s Moana, a tale about an adventurous teenager who sets out on a mission to save her people. With a 96% critics rating, it’s going to be another great Kinema evening.

NB. If it rains we'll do our best to continue, but if it's a complete washout there…

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Ollie and Alex

September 16 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
The Nightingale, 51 Nightingale Lane
London, E11 2EY United Kingdom
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Live music to round off your Saturday Fringe evening.

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Wanstead Festival

September 17 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Christchurch Green London, E11 2RH United Kingdom + Google Map

The ever-popular community festival, with live music, arts, crafts and dance, food and more. Free entry.

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Closing BBQ

September 17 @ 2:30 pm - 6:00 pm
The Nightingale, 51 Nightingale Lane
London, E11 2EY United Kingdom
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As a curtain closer to the Fringe and Festival week, the Nightingale is inviting everyone down to Nightingale Green for a final BBQ.

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