A POSITIVE VOICE FOR THE RESIDENTS OF THE HYDE PARK ESTATE

Christmas pop up party: Eve Leibe Gallery

Join us for mince pies and mulled wine at our Christmas pop-up party on Saturday 4th December at 3pm. We are extremely grateful to the Eve Leibe Gallery for hosting this month’s event and we’re delighted to give HyPER members the opportunity to explore this new arrival in Connaught Village. Eve Leibe will be talkingContinue reading “Christmas pop up party: Eve Leibe Gallery”

Cycle lane consultations

2 consultations are currently underway relating to cycling facilities in the Hyde Park Estate area. The first is being run by Westminster City Council regarding the temporary cycle lanes that were installed to mitigate the impact of reduced public transport capacity as a result of the pandemic. These are the lanes on Bayswater Road, WestbourneContinue reading “Cycle lane consultations”

Connaught Village Christmas Celebrations

This Thursday 25th November, from 3pm to 8pm, take part in celebrations in Connaught Village for the beginning of the Christmas season, with an afternoon of festive craft workshops, live music performances, promotions and complimentary offers. The Tree of Love, Joy and Hope in the centre of the village will be receiving a festive makeover,Continue reading “Connaught Village Christmas Celebrations”

Portsea Mews regeneration

Proposals have just been released for the redevelopment of Portsea Mews. Once home to Hardman & Collis (said to have been central London’s oldest car repair garage), the area is now in a poor state of repair and is suffering from antisocial behaviour. The proposals are for a mixed-use development of residential accommodation and officeContinue reading “Portsea Mews regeneration”

Next pop up party – Mud Australia

We are delighted to invite all HyPER members to our next Pop-Up party, which Mud Australia have kindly offered to host. Have you ever walked past their shop window and marvelled at the incredible ceramics inside? Well now’s your chance to find out more. Come to our party at 5pm on Saturday 6th November, atContinue reading “Next pop up party – Mud Australia”

Next pop up party – Buchanans Cheesemongers

You, your family and friends are warmly invited to the first in a series of HyPER “Pop Up Parties” on Saturday 2nd October, at 11:30 a.m. at Buchanans Cheesemonger, 5A Porchester Place, London, W2 2BS. We are deeply grateful to Lucy and Rhuaridh for hosting the event at which they and their wonderful staff willContinue reading “Next pop up party – Buchanans Cheesemongers”

Halima Nałęcz – Kaleidoscope: A Celebration of Colour

A temporary art gallery opens this week in celebration of a prominent local artist. Halima Nalęcz arrived in England in 1947 and became a prominent part of the London art scene of the 1960s and worked for more than 40 years as a promoter of new and emerging artists. During this time, she helped to jump-start many high-profile careers and became an accomplished artist herself. The exhibition, “Kaleidoscope: A Celebration of Colour”, is a modern-day recreation of the Drian gallery and opens this Thursday 9th September at 14 Porchester Place.

Horseplay on Hyde Park Estate

Hyde Park Estate had some highly unusual quadruped visitors yesterday in the form of two American Miniature therapy horses, Digby and Mr P, who came with their handlers, Katy Smith and Vicky Bentley Johnson. They were celebrity guests at an event in Bathurst Mews where they met Effie (pictured) who was shy with the horsesContinue reading “Horseplay on Hyde Park Estate”