July 2015

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CURRY + QUIZ NIGHT

Star of India, Leytonstone High Rd 7.30pm – 10pm / £12 per person Who will be this year’s Festival masterminds?! Includes a quiz, prizes and delicious buffet. A…

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LONDON AND THE FIRST WORLD WAR: A TALK BY DAVID EVANS

St John’s Church Hall, Leytonstone High Rd 7.45pm – 9pm/ £2 or free to LLSH Society www.leytonhistorysociety.org.uk Local historian talks about London at the time of the First…

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WHAT’S COOKIN’: LEGENDS OF COUNTRY / LUKE TUCHSCHERER & THE PENNY DREADFULS

Leytonstone Ex Servicemen’s Club, Harvey Rd 8.30pm – 11pm / free with a collection www.legendsofcountry.co.uk www.luketuchscherer.co.uk Legends Of Country are a band formed by Jof Owen from The…

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OPEN MIC AT LUNA LOUNGE

Luna Lounge, Church Lane 8.30pm – 11pm / free Talents wanted: we have the stage you have the talent! All Kinds Welcome! JAZZ, ROCK, ACOUSTIC, STORY, POETRY.

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LUNCHTIME CONCERT: ADAM BROWN

St John’s Church, Church Lane 1pm – 2pm / free with option collection One of St John’s church’s popular lunchtime concert series, we welcome back Adam Brown performing…

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VERBATIM COMEDY – NOW CANCELLED

Luna Lounge, Church Lane 7pm – 11pm/ £5 Another Verbatim Comedy to go to? Oh poor you… Looks like you’ll just have to clear your diary, prepare yourself…

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BLAIR JOLLANDS

All You Read Is Love, Leytonstone High Rd 7.30pm / free www.blairjollands.com Blair Jollands is a compelling singer-songwriter. His compositions are cinematic in scope and call to mind…

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MIKE EDMONDS + JIM MULLEN CD LAUNCH

The Wanstead Tap, Winchelsea Rd 8pm – 10pm / free Local bass player Mike Edmonds is joined by British Jazz guitar legend Jim Mullen to launch their latest…

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SUSTAINABLE HOUSE TOUR

Carlton House, Aylmer Rd 10.30am (prompt) / free but ticketed, tickets here We’ve made our Georgian house sustainable to run and even set up a business, ItDoesTheJob.com. Come…

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MULLETSFIELD

The Wanstead Tap, Winchelsea Rd 7pm – 9pm / free An exciting new six-piece band singing and playing a variety of covers and original songs on banjo, guitar,…

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WALTHAM FOREST COMMUNITY CHOIR PRESENTS: AN EVENING OF SONG INCLUDING A PREVIEW OF VIVALDI’S GLORIA

Leytonstone United Free Church, Wallwood Rd 7pm – 9pm / free Waltham Forest Community Choir celebrates its fifth anniversary with a programme of song, including a preview of…

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ST JOHN’S SUNSET TOUR

St John’s Church, Church Lane 7.30pm / adult £12.50, concessions £6 SEE LONDON FROM A NEW PERSPECTIVE  • Tour of the tower at sunset • Guide to the…

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JAZZ, POETRY & STORYTELLING

Tommy Flynns, Leytonstone High Rd 8pm – 10pm / free With well loved local poet singer and storyteller Jane Grell brilliantly supported by jazz musicians Leszek Kulaszewicz on…

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RED STAR LOCOMOTIV

North Star, Browning Rd 8pm / free Come along and listen to their European Space Funk Psychedelia.

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SPIRIT OF THE AGE + COMMERICAL SUICIDE + DELTOID

Plough & Harrow, Leytonstone High Rd 8pm – 11pm / free before 9pm, £3 after Popular local Hawkwind covers band Spirit Of The Age return to Sinbin with…

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JENNY WREN AND HER BORROWED WINGS + EVENING GUEST PAUL WHITTON

Luna Lounge, Church Lane 8.30pm – midnight / free Fusing gutsy Rhythm & Blues, Folk, Soul and great Songwriting, Jenny Wren and Her Borrowed Wings combine all of…

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DJ LAZY BONES

Red Lion, Leytonstone High Rd 9pm – 2am / free Pulling out the party bangers for your dancing pleasure.

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LEYTONSTONE FESTIVAL WEEKEND LAUNCH PARTY

St John’s Church & surrounding area, Church Lane 11am – 5pm / free Can you have an opening event four days in? It’s Leytonstone Festival so we can…

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COMMUNITY BRONZE FOUNDRY POURING AT THE JENNY HAMMOND PRIMARY SCHOOL SUMMER FETE

Jenny Hammond School, Worsley Rd 11.30am – 2.30pm for fete, 2pm Live bronze pouring / £1 distincte11.wordpress.com londonsculptureworkshop.org [dis]tinct is led by visual artists Sally Labern and Jacques Nimki…

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KATE & THE QUEUE

St John’s Church, Church Lane 5pm / free Unique voice with a husky and soulful tone. Janis Joplin and Joni Mitchell come to mind with this lady’s long…

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KITCHEN SINK DRAMA AND THE JUPITERS

The Wanstead Tap, Winchelsea Rd 6pm / free Hailing from the Badlands of the Aldersbrook estate Kitchen Sink Drama sing songs of love, lose and indie discos on…

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CHAOS BANDNIGHT

Leytonstone Ex Servicemen’s Club, Harvey Rd 7.30pm – 11pm / £5 A night of music from local bands supporting local charity CHAOS.

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JOHN ELLIS

Tommy Flynn’s, Leytonstone High Rd 7.30pm – 8.30pm / free John Ellis performs songs from  his past life as a punk guitarist and material from his new projects….

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ASAIN POETRY AND MUSIC SHOW

The Epicentre, West St Time TBC/ free An evening of Indian/Pakistani instrumental and vocal music, showing the richness of cultures and diversity of Leytonstone. A group of musicians…

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SAM KNIGHT + EVENING GUESTS: NINE BEFORE NOON

Luna Lounge, Church Lane 8.30pm Sam Knight, 11pm Nine Before Noon / free Specializing in Swing Music, Sam has been described as a “natural and confident entertainer” with a…

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CANCELLED: EMILY CAPELL AND THE THREE PIECE SUITE

Tommy Flynns, Leytonstone High Rd 9pm / free Due to unforeseen circumstances, this event has been cancelled. Apologies!

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PICK + PLAY: A MUSIC DEMOCRACY

Red Lion, Leytonstone High Rd 9pm – 2am/ free Tweet request night. Get your song played from 9pm

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SWEET HARMONIE

The Wanstead Tap, Winchelsea Rd 1.30pm – 2.30pm / free A small ensemble of talented female singers, led by Musical Director Nikki Randell, have provided musical entertainment, in…

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TRIBUTE TO VI GOSLING MBE

Epicentre- Vi Gosling Room, West Street 4pm – 5pm / free A compilation of video, writings and personal memories of Vi Gostling, founder of the Festival. A Leytonstone…

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SWEET HARMONIE, 1950s STYLE

The Wanstead Tap, Winchelsea Rd 5pm – 6pm / free Developed for the Queen’s Jubilee, this small ensemble of talented female singers, led by Musical Director Nikki Randell…

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BARABINGO!

Tommy Flynns, Leytonstone High Rd 5pm – 7pm / free Join the Bushwood Area Residents’ Association for a fun, shouty session of Bingo. Suitable for all the family…

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CURIOUS DREAM THEATRE – STORYTELLING

All You Read Is Love, Leytonstone High Rd 5pm – 7pm / free Interactive storytelling event for children… Come along and spin some tales… share your story starters,…

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STREET CLASSY

O’Neills, Leytonstone High Rd 7pm – 9pm / free Duck4Cover is a mix-tape of cover songs that are most current to airwaves. This unique artist has used this…

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JULIE MCKEE

St John’s Church, Church Lane 8pm / free www.juliemckee.com Classically trained pianist and songwriting chanteuse Julie McKee plays soulful originals with a story-led slant. Having studied Jazz performance…

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BEN HOLLAND AND THE BAND

Luna Lounge, Church Lane 8.30pm – 11pm / free Ben Holland is back!!! A song writer from south London. He plays songs with an acoustic guitar and harmonica…

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LIVE ACOUSTIC NIGHT

Red Lion, Leytonstone High Rd 6pm – 8pm / free Live acoustic music

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CANCELLED – ALVIN BURRELL QUINTET

North Star, Browning Rd 7pm – 9.30pm / free Due to unforeseen circumstances, this event has been cancelled. Apologies!

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QUIZ NIGHT

Red Lion, Leytonstone High Rd 7pm / £2 per person A Leytonstone Special for the Festival.

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ST JOHN’S SUNSET TOUR

St John’s Church, Church Lane 7.30pm / adult £12.50, concessions £6 SEE LONDON FROM A NEW PERSPECTIVE  • Tour of the tower at sunset • Guide to the…

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BRITISH BEER AND CHEESE TASTING

All You Read Is Love, Leytonstone High Rd 7pm – 9.30pm / £20 booking essential, email eattherind@yahoo.co.uk You will receive private tuition from local experts Ros Hall from Burgess…

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MASTERPIECES FOR PIANO

Wanstead Tap, Winchelsea Rd 7.30pm – 8.30pm / free A selection of many of the great works for piano by some of the world’s favoutrite composers including Chopin,…

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KAMI

Wanstead Tap, Winchelsea Rd 8.45pm – 9pm / free A 17 year old singer songwriter from South London. Currently studying at the BRIT School. A great time to…

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DECKCHAIR CINEMA

Red Lion, Leytonstone High Rd sunset / £7 100 Deckchairs will be set up for the third year in a row in our garden for an outdoor cinema…

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FROM THE BARD TO BYRON – THE COURSE OF TRUE LOVE IN WORDS AND SONG

St John’s Church, Church Lane 1pm – 2pm / free The Season of Love! From ‘Hey Nonino’ to ‘She Walks in Beauty’.  A celebration of the language of…

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INVITE TO FESTIVAL SUPPER CLUB

Wanstead Tap, Winchelsea Rd 7pm / £30-£45 booking essential at www.invitetosupper.com 2014 BBC Masterchef semi finalist Michael Sanders will be cooking up a storm with a specially themed…

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GEMMER ROGERS & THE MIL MEN

St Andrews Church, Colworth Rd 7pm / free Gemma tells stories, the Mil Men play music, together they are Gemma Rogers & The Mil Men. Musical storytelling with…

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EAST LONDON VAUDEVILLE

All You Read Is Love, Leytonstone High Rd 8pm – 10pm / free A delightfully offbeat revue featuring authors, poets, comedians, thespians and other misfits, backed by live…

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WHAT’S COOKIN’: STICK IN THE WHEEL / VINCENT CORSS (USA) / GEMMA KHAWAJA

WHAT’S COOKIN’: STICK IN THE WHEEL / VINCENT CORSS (USA) / GEMMA KHAWAJA Leytonstone Ex-Servicemens Club, Harvey Rd 8.30pm – 11pm / free with collection www.stickinthewheel.com www.vincentcross.com The…

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OPEN MIC AT THE LUNA LOUNGE + EVENING GUESTS BLUEPRINTS OF THE HEART

Luna Lounge, Church Lane 8.30pm – 11pm / free www.lunalounge.info / lunalounge@live.co.uk Blueprints of the Heart an acoustic folk duo from Springfield, MA (outside of Boston). Talents wanted:…

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DECKCHAIR CINEMA

Red Lion, Leytonstone High Rd sunset / £7 100 Deckchairs will be set up for the third year in a row in our garden for an outdoor cinema…

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LUNCHTIME CONCERT- ERIC DOIG (ORGAN)

St John’s Church, Church Lane 1pm – 2pm / free (optional retiring collection) One of St John’s church’s popular lunchtime concert series, we welcome Eric Doig performing a…

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LUCA LUCIANO IN CONCERT

St John’s Church, Church Lane 6.30pm / free Contemporary clarinet recital (with piano accompaniment) featuring original compositions from the album “Neapolis” along with re-arrangements of Broadway classics (by…

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MAUD AND GREGOR HODSON PRESENT A LEYTONSTONE SUITE

Wanstead Tap, Winchelsea Rd 7pm / free Leytonstone residents Maud and Gregor Hodson present a specially composed suite for piano and cello performed in the intimate environment of…

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DELORIS FRANCIS & GUESTS

Star of India, Leytonstone High Rd 7.30pm / £15 Award winning Deloris Francis with guests – Comedy, chats, singing and Caribbean flavour music and poetry. Includes Indian buffet…

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SCAMPOLO BY DARIO NICCODEMI

Tommy Flynns, Leytonstone High Rd 7.30pm / £5 Poetic Justice presents the première rehearsed reading, by a professional cast of actors, of the first ever English translation of…

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DAMAGED GOODS PRESENTS…

All You Read Is Love, Leytonstone High Rd 8pm / free www.damagedgoods.co.uk www.theseveredlimb.co.uk The Severed Limb began life as a punk skiffle trio, recording a cassette in the…

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HARRISON J BODNAR ACOUSTIC NIGHT

Luna Lounge, Church Lane 8.30pm – 11pm / free www.facebook.com/HarrisonJBodnar Harrison J Bodnar is an up and coming singer songwriter from South East London. Whether he’s mixing old…

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DECKCHAIR CINEMA

Red Lion, Leytonstone High Rd sunset / £7 100 Deckchairs will be set up for the third year in a row in our garden for an outdoor cinema…

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BLACK SCARR & FLEA PIT ORCHESTRA

Wanstead Tap, Winchelsea Rd 7.30pm – 11pm / free Leytonstone’s favourite rousing folk duo Johnnie and Emma are back at the Tap, Songs of love, hate, political agitation…

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SCAMPOLO BY DARIO NICCODEMI

Tommy Flynns, Leytonstone High Rd 7.30pm / £5 Poetic Justice presents the première rehearsed reading, by a professional cast of actors, of the first ever English translation of…

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THE SECRET – PREVIEW OF SONGS

Tommy Flynns, Leytonstone High Rd 8pm / free The Hollow Ponds Drama Society is presenting a preview of their new show “The Secret” written by local performers, Angela…

 

CHAMBER PIECE BY CAROLINE BIRD PRESENTED BY THE WOODHOUSE PLAYERS   

The Welsh Church, Leytonstone High Rd 8pm / tickets available from 02085043872 or emailtickets@woodhouseplayers.co.uk Set a few years in our future, Britain has re-instated the death penalty and…

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RAGS RUDI + SMACK HAMPTON + GUNNER WHO + BELTER

Plough & Harrow, Leytonstone High Rd 8pm – 11pm / free East London Ska Heroes RAGS RUDI play a rare Leytonstone show with support from popular local dub…

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AN EVENING OF RADICAL ENTERTAINMENT

Leytonstone Ex-Servicemens Club, Harvey Rd 8pm – midnight / free The trade union movement in Waltham Forest brings you ‘an evening of radical entertainment’. Featuring WF’s ownSteve White &…

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BETHNAL GREEN BIG BAND

Luna Lounge, Church Lane 8.30pm – 11pm / free Bethnal Green big band- a mixture of jazz, funk, showtunes, and traditional big band charts for your entertainment Saxes:…

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DJ BLUE MOVES

Red Lion, Leytonstone High Rd 9pm – 2am / free The funk and soul vinyl connoisseur, extraordinaire.

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EAST (LONDON) MEETS WEST (ERN MUSIC)

VENUE CHANGE – Heathcote Arms, Grove Green Rd 9.30pm – midnight / free A cross between an East End pub singalong and a Western hoe down. This is…

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ACTING BUGS PIRATE ADVENTURE

St John’s Church Hall, Leytonstone High Rd 10am / free Join local actress Sam Seager from tots’ drama group Acting Bugs for a swashbuckling adventure on the high…

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OVER LAND AND SEA

Epicentre, West St 2pm – 3.30pm / free Join us in this story telling/making family workshop on the theme of journeys. Listen to stories, make a box for…

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LEYTONSTONE POP UP CINEMA PRESENTS FESTIVAL FILM DAY

Harrow Green Children’s centre, Cathall Rd 2.30pm – 9pm / free A whole day of films – Leytonstone’s own micro film festival. 2.30pm – free children’s film FILM…

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CHAMBER PIECE BY CAROLINE BIRD PRESENTED BY THE WOODHOUSE PLAYERS

The Welsh Church, Leytonstone High Rd 2.30pm (BSL Signed) & 8pm / tickets available from 02085043872 or email tickets@woodhouseplayers.co.uk Set a few years in our future, Britain has…

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LONDON GALA ORCHESTRA

St John’s Church, Church Lane 7.30pm / tickets £10 (£8 OAPs) or £8 in advance online from www.stephenelleryconductor.co.uk or by post (cheques payable to Stephen Ellery, 27B Poppleton Rd,…

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NEWS FROM NOWHERE

Epicentre, West St 7.30pm / free All’s Well : A Musical Journey to  Antarctica In 2012 guitarist and songwriter Jake Wilson released “All’s Well”, a collection of songs…

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EVENT CHANGE: BELTER

Plough & Harrow, Leytonstone High Rd NOW PLAYING FRIDAY 10TH WITH RAGS RUDI With lyrics sharper than razor-wire and tunes that stick the boot in, Belter is punk…

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WHAT’S COOKIN’: DANIEL MEADE & THE FLYING MULES

Leytonstone Ex-Servicemens Club, Harvey Rd 8.30pm – 11pm / free with collection Roots, Bluegrass, Boogie Woogie and Honky-Tonk from this rising star and his top band! Daniel Meade…

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CSI – CRIME SCENE IMPROVISATION

The Birkbeck Tavern, Langthorne Rd 8pm – 9pm / free www.crimesceneimpro.com Welcome to the most gripping murder mystery of them all. A fully improvised murder mystery play where…

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ROB DESROCHE’S LEYTONSTONE FESTIVAL SPECIAL

Luna Lounge, Church Lane 8.30pm – 11pm / free Classical music performer /piano master. Rob DesRoches is unquestionably one of the finest and most charming songwriters ever to…

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JOHN ONGOM BIG BAND

CHANGE OF VENUE: Heathcote Arms, Grove Green Rd 8.45pm – 11pm / free www.facebook.com/JohnOngomBigBand @JohnOngomBB Jazz, latin, and more from this fun and feisty local 17-piece big band….

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LEMZI

TBC (check facebook), Leytonstone High Rd 9pm – 10pm / free A hip-hop artist who style resonates with the golden era of the genre. This Leytonstone lad  is…

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ELEMENTS

Red Lion, Leytonstone High Rd 12pm – 2am / free An appreciation of original hip-hop culture. An all day event for all the family with DJs, breakdancers, live…

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JUMBLE TRAIL

Venues and front gardens all across Leytonstone 10am – 4pm / free for buyers, £5 stall registration www.jumbletrail.com A Jumble Trail is like a car boot sale but…

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GEORGE TOMLINSON PRIMARY SCHOOL SUMMER FAIR

School field, Harold Rd 1pm – 4pm / adults £1, kids free This funday is perfect for all families in the community with children aged 5 and up….

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ONE MOMENT IN TIME STORYTELLING COMPANY PRESENTS… A NECKLACE OF RAINDROPS

St Andrews Church, Colworth Rd 2.30pm (running time: 40 mins) / free Stories performed with original live music, based on the captivating collection of modern fairytales by classic…

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KHYAL ARTS BAITHAK

CBHA Boardroom, Leytonstone High Rd 2pm – 5pm / free Bigger and better, this year’s BAITHAK invites local people to partake in an afternoon of Indian arts and…

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THE WOODFORD AND WANSTEAD ROCK CHOIR

St John’s Church, Church Lane 3pm – 3.30pm / free There are over 100 members in the Woodford and Wanstead Rock Choir. They sing their own arrangements of…

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LIVE ACOUSTIC NIGHT

Red Lion, Leytonstone High Rd 6pm – 8pm / free Live acoustic music

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DSS: DRIVING SIDEWAYS SUFFOLK

Leytonstone Ex-Servicemen’s Club, Harvey Rd 7.30pm / free DSS – Driving Sideways are a Blues/Rock band from Suffolk. They consist of Jason Silverback, Steve Jackson and Paul Reene….

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JAZZ AT THE STAR OF INDIA WITH PETE SKIV’S SWINGFELLOWS IN AID OF LOCAL CHARITY THE CYGNUS TRUST

Star of India, Leytonstone High Rd 7.30pm – 11pm / £12 including buffet meal, tickets available from David on 07923470734 or email events@cygnustrust.org Dixieland-cum-mainstream jazz (or, for the hipsters,…

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THE PER$ECUTED

Luna Lounge, Church Lane 8.30pm – 11pm / free THE PER$ECUTED play an intoxicating blend of Americana/country and rock n roll, mixed in with an unmistakably, distinctively British…

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THE LEYTONSTONE LIBRARY PLAY READING GROUP PRESENT… JUNO AND THE PAYCOCK BY SEAN O’CASEY

(old) Harrow Green Library, 6A Cathall Rd (Above Leytonstone Children’s Centre) 7.15pm / free Dublin 1922, a politically turbulent time, as the Irish fight for the new Free…

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THE BLUE TONE GROOVERS

Tommy Flynns, Leytonstone High Rd 8pm – 10.30pm / free Toe tapping music mix that you can jump, shout and groove to. Quality musicianship, punchy and downright kicking. Contemporary…

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GELACHTER TRIO – BEST OF BRITISH

St John’s Church, Church Lane 7pm / free Andrew Wilson – Suite of Sweets Cecilia McDowall – Century Dances Mar Yeats – Dark Gravity Timothy Salter – Dovetail…

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EAST SIDE JAZZ CLUB

Tommy Flynns, Leytonstone High Rd 8.30pm – 11pm / £8 Leytonstone Festival R&B All Stars Featuring members of the Jools Holland Big Band this will be a special…

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WALK THE WRONG SIDE OF THE TRACKS

Meet outside Leytonstone Underground station, by the Time Terminus artwork 6.30pm / free Pass the homes of the famous; bringing a web-connected mobile or tablet will add something…

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WINE AND CHEESE TASTING

All You Read Is Love, Leytonstone High Rd 7pm – 9.30pm / £20 booking essential, emaileattherind@yahoo.co.uk You will receive private tuition from local experts Ros Hall from Burgess…

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CHAMBER PIECE BY CAROLINE BIRD PRESENTED BY THE WOODHOUSE PLAYERS   

The Welsh Church, Leytonstone High Rd 8pm / tickets available from 02085043872 or email tickets@woodhouseplayers.co.uk Set a few years in our future, Britain has re-instated the death penalty and…

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ALTERNATIVE BOOK CLUB

North Star, Browning Rd 8pm – 10pm/free Back by popular demand, this Walthamstow based duo play traditional blues music on a range of acoustic instruments – guitar, banjo,…

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OPEN MIC AT THE LUNA LOUNGE + EVENING GUEST LUCY MAIR

Luna Lounge, Church Lane 8.30pm – 11pm/free www.lunalounge.info / lunalounge@live.co.uk Lucy performs heart warming acoustic set (pop/indie/jazz mix of her own songs and covers). Talents wanted: we have…

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WHAT’S COOKIN: ROB HERON AND THE TEA PAD ORCHESTRA PLUS GUESTS

Leytonstone Ex-Servicemen’s Club, Harvey Rd 8.30pm – 11pm/free with a collection www.teapadorchestra.co.uk Rob Heron and the Tea Pad Orchestra are one of the hardest working bands in the…

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LUNCHTIME CONCERT – HELEN WHITAKER (FLUTE) AND KATHERINE TINKER (PIANO)

St John’s Church, Church Lane 1pm – 2pm / free (optional retiring collection) One of St John’s church’s popular lunchtime concert series, we welcome Helen Whitaker  and Katherine…

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HITCHCOCK’S HOME

“The Cemetery” St John’s Church, Church Lane Doors open 6.30pm, main screening 9.30pm / £15 for 1 night, £30 for 3 nights www.hitchcockshome.co.uk @HitchcocksHome One of the most…

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THE ART OF CHEESE TASTING

1 Aylmer Rd 7pm – 9.30pm / £10 booking essential, email eattherind@yahoo.co.uk Become an expert cheese taster by tasting your way through eight styles of handmade artisan cheese. You…

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THE MAN WHO STOPPPED THE DESERT

Wanstead Tap, Winchelsea Rd 7pm / free, book tickets here This is the remarkable story of Yacouba Sawadogo, a Sahel farmer who decided he would remain steadfast against…

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“SAVE THE FOREST!” EAST LONDONERS AND EPPING FOREST 1850 – 2012

St John’s Church, Church Lane 7.45pm – 9.45pm / free Wanstead Flats and Epping Forest have been contested between building developers (who go back a very long way)…

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“ACID DROPS” LIVE SOUL JAZZ

Luna Lounge, Church Lane 8pm – 11pm / free Taking their inspiration from the soul-jazz of the 1960s, typified by the Blue Note and Atlantic record labels, the…

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CANCELLED – DAMAGED GOODS PRESENTS…

All You Read Is Love, Leytonstone High Rd 8pm / free www.damagedgoods.co.uk www.cowbelltheband.co.uk Due to unforeseen circumstances, this event has been cancelled. Apologies!

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HEAVY PENCIL

All You Read Is Love, Leytonstone High Rd 6pm – 10pm / free Heavy Pencil was created by Gemma Tortella as a live drawing event at the ICA….

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HITCHCOCK’S HOME

“The Cemetery” St John’s Church, Church Lane Doors open 6.30pm, main screening 9.30pm / £15 for 1 night, £30 for 3 nights www.hitchcockshome.co.uk @HitchcocksHome One of the most…

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HORSEMEAT SANDWICH PRESENT…

Plough & Harrow, Leytonstone High Rd 7.30pm / free A night of psychadelic noise an ting… Spirit of The Age Rites of Hadda Commercial Suicide The Scuts 

 

THE BURNING KEYS

The Hitchcock Hotel, Whipps Cross Rd 7.45pm / free Patrick O`Lowrey is a jazz/blues/rock/melodic pianist and organ player,and songwriter.In the last couple of years he have got more…

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LOST HORIZONS PRESENTS…

The Birkbeck Tavern, Langthorne Rd 7.30pm – midnight / free Lost Horizons is an established folk event upstairs at The Birkbeck Tavern E11.  Offering a platform to up…

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CHAMBER PIECE BY CAROLINE BIRD PRESENTED BY THE WOODHOUSE PLAYERS   

The Welsh Church, Leytonstone High Rd 8pm / tickets available from 02085043872 or email tickets@woodhouseplayers.co.uk Set a few years in our future, Britain has re-instated the death penalty and…

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CANCELLED – MATT WOOSEY

Wanstead Tap, Winchelsea Rd 8pm / free Due to unforeseen circumstances, this event has been cancelled. Apologies!

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CREME DE CHEVRE-ESSEX COUNTRY COVERS + EVENING GUEST TANK AND THE BANGAS

Luna Lounge, Church Lane 8pm – 11pm / free Crème de Chèvre is back after their first great performance back in 2014 Leytonstone Festival! Playing other people’s songs…

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JAZZ TRIO WITH SUSAN FRANCESCA

Tommy Flynns, Leytonstone High Rd 8pm / free Susan Francesca has been singing since 1983 when her song “Can’t touch me anymore” reached number 4 in the soul/disco…

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DJ X-KUTZ

Red Lion, Leytonstone High Rd 9pm – 2am / free Hip-Hop, R&B and dance floor fire from our resident turntablist.

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CHANGING PERCEPTIONS BY WTF ARTS

Wild Goose Bakery, Leytonstone High Rd 11.30am / free It’s not what you think. The first sharing of a dance-based multi media work that will demonstrate how wrong…

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GARDEN PIZZA MAKING PARTY

Church Lane Community Garden, Church Lane 11.30am / free Church Lane Community Garden will be firing up its new cob oven for a day of vegetarian pizza making,…

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‘STRAWBERRY FAYRE’ AT LEYTONSTONE COMMUNITY PRE-SCHOOL

Methodist Church Hall, Lister Rd 12 noon – 3pm / £1 adults, children free Leytonstone Community Pre-school’s annual summer fair. A fun, cheap day out for local families….

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CHARITY HEAVY METAL ALL DAYER

Plough & Harrow, Leytonstone High Rd 12 noon – midnight / £10 Supporting Haven House Children’s Hospice and Queen Elizabeth’s Foundation for Disabled People. All day live music…

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BOXCODE

Cann Hall Baptist Church, Cann Hall Rd 2pm – 5pm / free Bring your kids to a free training session of non-contact boxing, and/or have some digital fun…

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HEY HO LETS SEW! PRESENT CRAFTERNOON FUN!

All You Read Is Love, Leytonstone High Rd 3pm – 5pm / free Have fun with Eithne Farry, dress creator and author of various craft and making things…

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COMMUNITY CULTURAL EVENT

Epicentre, West St doors open 3pm, main show 7.30pm – 11pm / free Music, song, dance, poetry and comedy from the Caribbean.  This event will celebrate diversity in…

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HITCHCOCK’S HOME

“The Cemetery” St John’s Church, Church Lane Doors open 6.30pm, main screening 9.30pm / £15 for 1 night, £30 for 3 nights www.hitchcockshome.co.uk @HitchcocksHome See 16th July for…

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E11 ECO INVITES ROBIN GREY FROM THREE ACRES AND A COW

Cafe De Montmartre, Church Lane 7.30pm / free Transition Leytonstone’s inspirational ecopoetry performance group is back. Musician, singer/songwriter and storyteller Robin Grey will be headlining our evening in…

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CHAMBER PIECE BY CAROLINE BIRD PRESENTED BY THE WOODHOUSE PLAYERS   

The Welsh Church, Leytonstone High Rd 8pm / tickets available from 02085043872 or emailtickets@woodhouseplayers.co.uk See Friday 17th for full listing

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SHEDLOADER

O’Neills, Leytonstone High Rd 8pm / free From & known to most in the Leytonstone area, Chris, Donal, Josh, Mark & Martin are a five piece good old…

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CHER TRIBUTE ACT

Luna Lounge, Church Lane 8pm / free Joanna Berns’s highly professional sound and look-a-like show, featuring songs spanning Cher’s entire career, from the sixties to the current day….

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SCARLET REALM

All You Read Is Love, Leytonstone High Rd 9pm / free Think Blondie meets Morrissey, with some Elvis swagger thrown in for good measure. Featuring the awe-inspiring Scarlet West…

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MOD’TASTIC

Red Lion, Leytonstone High Rd 9pm – 2am / free The Red Lion’s mod night is back yet again. Put on your Parka and Hush Puppies and shake…

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CHANGING PERCEPTIONS BY WTF ARTS

Wild Goose Bakery, Leytonstone High Rd 11.30am / free It’s not what you think. The first sharing of a dance-based multi media work that will demonstrate how wrong…

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8TH ANNUAL WHAT’S COOKIN’ PICNIC

Henry Reynolds Gardens, Browning Rd 12 noon – 8pm / free with collection King Salami & The Cumberland Three / The Severed Limb / Oh! Gunquit / Steven…

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FOREST FIRE BIG BAND

Tommy Flynns, Leytonstone High Rd 11.30am / free Forest Fire Big Band is a recently re-formed band with founding members from NAJO (Newham Academy Jazz Orchestra) circa 1988. …

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A REAL SONG AND DANCE

Leytonstone Ex-Servicemens Club, Harvey Rd 4pm – 6pm / free A jazz event with songs and tap dancing with Jacqueline Pert and Gabriel Keen Quartet.

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