Category Archives: King’s Cross People

The Neighbourhood Forum for Kings Cross – Important Update & Last Meeting?

With Spring in their Planning Steps, the Steering Team of the Neighbourhood Forum for King’s Cross is looking to a practical solution to get neighbourhood pangs and ambitions off the ground. A small group of local folk have been researching … Continue reading

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How our community can directly support education for girls & boys in Afghanistan

‘Khaled Hosseini wrote in the Kite Runner that: “There are many children in Afghanistan but not many with a childhood” ‘We hope that the kindness of those making donations to POP UP 38 will help bring about a dramatic change in the lives of … Continue reading

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Open letter to meeting on Kings Cross Roads between TfL and Camden (17th Oct. 2012)

Open letter to meeting on Kings Cross Roads between TfL and Camden (17th Oct. 2012) Note: This letter is the opinion of a resident of Kings Cross, non affiliated to any party or group.  It represents his view and position … Continue reading

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Our Nat paints her Somers Town Green

Arriving at Walker House in Somers Town today, there was a definate whiff of the sea and I swear I could hear the sound of the merry-go-round at the end of the pier. Brighton? Oh no… this is London (not) … Continue reading

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King’s Cross based, award winning independent film-maker needs your help!

COMMUNION is the fourth feature film from King’s Cross based award winning and critically acclaimed director Greg Hall whose previous work has garnered a reputation as raw, cutting edge, relevant British cinema in the shape of feature films The Plague (2004), Kapital (2007) and SSDD: … Continue reading

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Can you spot yourself in the crowd on the Cally Road for the Olympic Torch relay?

Remarkable crowds out on the Cally this morning for the Olympic Torch Relay.  Can you spot yourself in this cycle-cam video of a big section of the crowd? (link to film) And another one (link to film) including the police … Continue reading

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Hell Train at Foyles!

Local author Chris Fowler will be at Foyles on Charing Cross Road tomorrow – Thursday 19th Jan – at 6.30 signing copies of his latest novel, Hell Train and talking about its development. Chris is the creator of the Bryant … Continue reading

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Kings Cross through the eyes of a contemporary artist – Gwendi Klisa

The professional illustrator Gwendi Klisa  has been a Kings Cross resident for several years now.  I recently came across her art-work via her web-site  http://www.klisas.com and discovered some beautiful and recent illustrations of Kings Cross.  Feeling passionate about Kings Cross … Continue reading

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