Category: Arts

Xmas Wreath Workshop

Brandon TRA in association with Walworth CGN ran a Xmas Wreath Workshop for local residents & WCGN gardeners. The event was hugely popular, and some fantastic wreaths were created  as you will see in the gallery below. We want to say a big thank you to Peter & Anna who coordinated & led the sessions. […]

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Latino Dance Night

Brandon TRA ran a very successful Latino Dance Night for our residents on Saturday 4th December. Entertainment was provided by a Colombian DJ, Juan, and a performance by Escuela Talentos of Latin American traditional dances. We provided food & drinks, some Colombian empanadas, and a number of dishes prepared by members of the Latin American […]

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Xmas Wreath Making Workshop – 11th December

Brandon TRA, in association with Walworth CGN, are hosting a Xmas wreath making workshop on Saturday 11th December. All residents welcome. To book your place, please click the following link: – https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/wreath-making-workshop-tickets-212704012427 Join us for a festive wreath making workshop, where we will be creating our own wreaths, to take home. This session will be […]

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High Street Recovery Fund – Decision Outcome

We are pleased to announce that we have secured the full £25,000 grant funding that we applied for. This funding will be used as match funding towards the ideas that we are looking at to redevelop many aspects of Maddock Way, Please see the full details here.

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Maddock Way Regeneration

The TRA has been working with the Great Estates team to develop some ideas to improve Maddock Way. Ideas suggested so far have included the addition of seating & planting, the regeneration of derelict retail units, the installation of some public art pieces, hosting a weekend Farmers Market, replacement of the paving underfoot, improving the […]

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Murals and Public Art on the Brandon

Probably best known for the Henry Moore, Reclining Figure No. 3,  The shopping parade had a (now lost) mural celebrating the Chartists Kennington connection by Anthony Holloway, there were other works by Holloway and Lynn Easthope, some of which have now been lost. Edward Hollamby the original estate architect was very much a fan of […]

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Filming on the Brandon 1st – 4th September 2021

Filming of a popular Netflix series  is due to take place on the Brandon estate. Left Bank Pictures will be filming on the Brandon from Wednesday 1st September – Saturday 4th September on the Brandon. Most of the filming will be in and around the Jack Hobbs club, with some exteriors being shot too. This […]

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15 Storeys High – Sean Lock

Following the recent passing of Sean Lock, I thought I would remind everybody of the BBC sitcom ’15 Stories High’ that was filmed in a flat on the Brandon back from 2002 – 2004. The main characters are Vince Clark, a depressed, sardonic recluse played by Sean Lock, and Errol Spears, Vince’s optimistic whipping boy, played by Benedict Wong. Full details of […]

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Heroes of Tomorrow

Brandon TRA in association with Brandon Library & the Science Museum present Heroes of Tomorrow Summary Using practical skills, hands on learning and real world examples, our workshops help tomorrow’s heroes discover how to have a direct positive impact on the world around us, our communities, our environment, and our futures. Date & time Saturday […]

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Vote in Art Competition NOW!

Simple rules to vote in the Brandon TRA Art Competition You have up to three votes. You may vote once in each category. The categories are: A Up to twelve years old B Thirteen to eighteen years old C Nineteen or more years old You can skip a category if you wish. You can change […]

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