1930s Paris comes to South London
It's on February 8 at the Ivy House. Gypsy jazz, performance, magic and more. It'll be a good night. Tickets here, Twitter here, Facebook here.
The Ivy House, incidentally, is London's first co-operatively owned pub, the first pub to be listed as an
Asset of Community Value, and the first building in the UK to be bought for the community under the provisions of the Localism Act. The whole story - of how local people came together to save a local pub - is here. Well worth supporting!
The Ivy House is a fifteen-twenty minute walk from Nunhead and Brockley train stations. Brockley is also on the Overground. (Links are to station info and local maps.)
Here's Django Reinhardt, whose songs Belleville Rendezvous play, with a South London song: