Primrose Hill Lectures 2017 Review

Deborah Moggach treated the audience at the Primrose Hill Lectures in St Mary’s Church to a lively account of her adventures working behind the scenes in the film trade. As well as being a best-selling novelist, Deborah also writes screenplays. A few years ago Steven Spielberg asked Deborah to meet him in Hollywood to discuss adapting her novel Tulip Fever for the screen. Before she … Continue reading Primrose Hill Lectures 2017 Review

Primrose Hill Valentine’s Ball

If you book yourself a special treat for Valentine’s Day, you could make a valuable contribution to the community at the same time. St Mary’s Church will be holding a Valentine’s Ball with all proceeds from ticket sales going to the outreach projects in the church. The event is the inspiration of Lorna Bladen, who recently moved to Primrose Hill. Lorna founded Luna Events in … Continue reading Primrose Hill Valentine’s Ball

Motown & 60’s Music Party

It’s back for a third year, the annual Primrose Hill Motown party – this time widened to include more sounds of the 1960’s… giving the Beatles, Stones, Yardbirds, Beach Boys, Kinks, etc a look in as well this time. As always it’s fun night of dancing, DJs, food and drink which last year sold out in advance – so get tickets early! The Motown & 60’s Party is … Continue reading Motown & 60’s Music Party

Bag It! Celebrity owned and special pre-loved handbags fundraiser

Have you got a handbag hidden in the back of a cupboard that you never use and could donate for a good cause? Big bags, small bags, evening bags, small luggage, purses, office bags – even man bags welcome! BAG IT is a fun evening based on an auction of celebrity owned and special pre-loved handbags to raise funds for our local charity. Popular local resident … Continue reading Bag It! Celebrity owned and special pre-loved handbags fundraiser

"Cornwall Untitled" at Beside the Wave

Last chance to visit Kerry Harding’s solo exhibition “Cornwall Untitled” at Primrose Hill gallery Beside the Wave. “A collaboration with the established Cornish gallery Badcocks Gallery to bring to London a new collection of paintings by one of the county’s most exciting contemporary artists, Kerry Harding.” Here at the opening reception : Claire Pearce (Beside the Wave Gallery Manager), Kerry Harding and Kimberley Kriete (Badcocks Gallery Director) … Continue reading "Cornwall Untitled" at Beside the Wave

PCHL Film Club: The Third Man

Graham Greene’s celebrated post-war thriller set in bomb-ravaged Vienna, shown as a centenary tribute to Orson Welles. “. . . the power of the picture, the surprise, the entertainment, the film-making itself – a revelation. There’s this extraordinary sense of a world that’s come apart, accentuated by the off-centred cameras. It depicts the emergence from mass psychosis, 60 million people killed in the war, a civilization … Continue reading PCHL Film Club: The Third Man

PupAid Dog Show

It’s September and time for Primrose Hill to host one of the highlights of our local calendar-the PupAid Dog Show! Now in its fourth year on the hill, this fun event attracts families and their canine companions to come to the park and enjoy taking part in celebrity judged classes, to have a go at an agility course or to browse the boutique doggy shopping … Continue reading PupAid Dog Show

PHCL Film Club: Mona Lisa – 2nd June 2015

Remember King’s Cross as it used to be . . .
PHCL Film Show presents: Mona Lisa – 2nd June 2015
Starring Bob Hoskins & Cathy Tyson
Director Neil Jordan
UK  1986  104 minutes

With much of it set around Highgate and King’s Cross before it was re-developed, Neil Jordan’s dark, romantic crime-drama stars Bob Hoskins as a small time loser employed as a chauffeur to an enigmatic, high-class call girl. Continue reading “PHCL Film Club: Mona Lisa – 2nd June 2015”