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24th January 2020

After a short break over Christmas, February 2020 sees the return of #LeakeStreetLIVE, the free public events programme that celebrates urban culture through food, drink, paint and play. The new Spring programme will continue to incorporate free graffiti workshops accompanied by live music every Thursday night and will also include interactive public paint jams. The new programme begins on Thursday 13th February with a series of Valentines inspired graffiti workshops run by graffiti artist SoFLY. These one hour sessions include an introduction to basic graffiti techniques and a live demonstration. Dressed in overalls and masks, attendees then get the chance […]
25th November 2019

After last year’s success transforming London’s longest graffiti tunnel into a festive urban paradise, Miracle on Leake Street is back, and it’s even more Christmasy! Incorporating a screening of Elf, a cross-dressing crooner leading a cabaret sing-song and Burlesque class, a grotty grotto, street food stalls, a wreath making workshop, an immersive Office Christmas Party experience, and heaps of snow; Miracle on Leake Street is guaranteed to warm the cockles of every cottonheaded ninny muggins this side of the candy cane mountain. We’re excited to once again be holding this free event run by WeAreWaterloo and Southbank BID at Leake […]
1st November 2019

Next month, will mark the official launch of #LeakeStreetLIVE, a new free public events programme that will bring a range of events and activations to Leake Street Arches throughout the year. Following a well-received trial of activities in September, the #LeakeStreetLIVE winter programme will see Leake Street Arches host free graffiti workshops accompanied by live music every Thursday night. The winter programme will also incorporate monthly activities such as Sunset dances (guided silent dances led by the international dance movement Secret Sunrise) and Paint Jams (where groups of artists get together to paint to a theme). To celebrate, on Thursday […]
27th September 2019

Paint Jams (where graffiti crews and collectives get together at a designated time and place to paint to a theme) are not new to Leake Street. But Saturday 21st September saw the first Paint Jam as part of our new #LeakeStreetLIVE programme. Run by Wild Style Café and SoFly, the Jam was held on World Alzheimer’s Day in association with Alzheimer’s Society. SoFly (aka Sophy Robson) has been running the #LeakeStreetLIVE free beginners graffiti workshops for us throughout September. Each Friday, she teaches groups of up to 20 people a few key skills before handing the sprays over to them […]
15th September 2019

Blanche London offers private events featuring top electronic music from the world’s foremost DJs at some of the best venues across London. Set amidst a dark and mysterious theme, guests are transported to a crossroads where ‘the darkness of the east meets the desire of the west.’Specialist designers create a dirty chic look and ensure that the lighting and room decor matches the dark and mysterious theme of the night.Big Headliners play alongside some of London’s most exciting new talents and are accompanied by groundbreaking and fully immersive production. From Sept 2019, Aures London will host a series of events […]