New Soft Play facility opens at Harrow Leisure Centre

Harrow Leisure Centre, which is operated by Everyone Active in partnership with Harrow Council, has now officially opened its brand new soft play facility.                   The former table tennis area has been completely transformed thanks to a £60,000 investment from Harrow Council. The new soft play facility […]

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Gingling, Dancing And Nylon Curtains – A History Of Pinner Fair

    Every year, on an early summer day, visitors to Pinner witness the spectacle of its picturesque streets being taken over by Morris Dancers, food stalls and fairground attractions.   2017 marked the 682nd year of the Pinner Fair which is still going strong against all the odds.  There have been a number of […]

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A Very Fashionable Borough – Vivienne Westwood’s Harrow

Unique, quirky and quintessentially English, Harrow and veteran fashion designer, Vivienne Westwood, have a lot in common so, it should come as no surprise that the fashionista, business woman and political campaigner spent some of her formative years in the borough. Born in Cheshire in 1941, by the age of 17, Vivienne Westwood (then Vivienne […]

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Harrow’s Own Paul Chowdhry Edges Out The Competition

“I believe that comedy is colour blind,” says the Harrow comic whose off colour and hilarious routines have firmly established him as one of the UK’s favourite comedians.  Sharp, funny, sometimes controversial but certainly never dull, Comedian Paul Chowdhry is currently leaving audiences in the UK laughing with his “Live Innit” tour which heads through […]

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Best In Show – Harrow’s Tradition For Bringing Together The Community For A Good Cause

Until just over ten years ago, no season in Harrow would be complete without the annual Harrow Show, an event eagerly anticipated and attended by over twelve thousand of the borough’s residents.   A large, annual two day event which was traditionally held over the August Bank Holiday, The Harrow Show brought together members of […]

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Down The Hatch For Fine Dining, The Arts And Good Living

High end properties, home to stars of sport and television and the setting for E.Phillips Oppenheim’s whodunnit, ‘Murder Mystery’ and Shelley Weiner’s novel, “The Audacious Mendacity Of Lily Green.”  From the description, you’d be forgiven for thinking that we’re talking about the glitz of the West End or the lofty mews of Mayfair but, in […]

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