FREE LONDON: Embankment Summer Market 2016

Jul 01 2016
BobMarsden crowds sat esm (28).s

London has so much FREE stuff to offer to families. A great event for kids and parents is the Embankment Summer Market which returns to Victoria Embankment Gardens on London’s Northbank, adjacent to Embankment tube station from Friday 15th July to Sunday 17th July 2016.

The unique, three-day event created by City Showcase: Markets, the UK’s premier organiser of artisan and designer crafts events, follows last year’s highly successful launch, which saw in excess of 15,000 people visit the market.

Read more ...

FREE EVENT in the Italian language OH, FREEDOM at the The Italian Cultural Institute including FREE Italian ice-cream

Jun 29 2016
book italian italy freedom multicultural

Unmissable event for Italian speaking families in London: Sunday 3 July – 4pm The Italian Cultural Institute and the Scuola Italiana a Londra celebrate the publication of OH, FREEDOM by Francesco D’Adamo, translated into Italian by Siân Williams. This event is suitable for children aged 9 upwards and is followed by superb Italian style afternoon snacks and ice cream kindly offered by Gelateria Badiani – Winner Gelato Festival 2015 www.gelatofestival.it/en 

This book is incredibly current especially in the light of what’s happening in Europe at this moment in time and especially good to explain to children who have dual nationalities that it is a privilege not a disadvantage to be different and multicultural.

Read more ...

London Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival 2016 at London Regatta Centre 26 June 2016

Jun 18 2016
LONDON HONG KONG DRAGON BOAT FESTIVAL FAST_edited-1

Great Summer event for London Mums and kids is coming up soon. The 21st London Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival will be taking place on Sunday 26th June 2016 at the London Regatta Centre, Dockside Road, London E16 2QT.

Europe’s premier dragon boat festival features an extensive programme of racing, entertainment and a vast array of street food, providing an excellent opportunity to enjoy Chinese culture in the capital.

Read more ...