My Golborne

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Love Golborne is a community website for residents, businesses, community groups and visitors in Golborne. Check out the website for details of events, and to chat to others in the area.

Community First Grants

The Golborne Forum, in partnership with the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea and Kensington and Chelsea Social Council, has set up a Golborne Community First Panel to make recommendations to the Community Development Foundation on the allocation of £9,000 of funding over two years.

Small grants are available to voluntary and community groups that are connected with and/or meeting the needs of the local community in Golborne ward.

Your funding request must relate to at least one of following three funding priorities:

FESTIVALS AND CELEBRATIONS - Fun events that bring people together in the ward

ARTS AND CULTURE - Projects for residents which encourage people to celebrate and get involved in arts and cultural activities 

TACKLING WORKLESSNESS - Providing training,advice and support to help local residents gain new skills and employment

The deadline for applications is Monday 3 March, 5pm and applications can be found on the Golborne Life Website: www.golbornelife.co.uk 

InTRANSIT Festival News

The RBKC Community Engagement team are proud to tell you about the InTRANSIT festival, bringing art to your streets this summer from July 18th - 28th. From Opera and Hip-hop Shakespeare to historical tours of the borough's public loos, InTRANSIT responds to and reflects the unique environment and character of Kensington and Chelsea.

InTRANSIT is in its eighth year and has events across the borough. In the Community Engagement team we are particularly excited about some of the things going on in your ward:

SALVAGE CITY
3 Acklam Road, 18 - 20 and 23 - 27 July
Urban hideaway and festival hub

CULTURE AND CRAPPERS: LONDON LOO TOURS
Starts at Salvage City W10 5TY, 23 July
Culture and Crappers: Not the Bog Standard!

NESTING INSTINCT
Salvage City, Acklam Village, Acklam Road W10 5TY, 18 - 27 July
An immersive sound installation challenging ideas of home

THE PUBLIC HOUSE
Salvage City, Acklam Village, Acklam Road W10 5TY
The Public House at Acklam Village

HOME FROM HOME
Salvage City, Acklam Village, Acklam Road W10 5TY
Take a seat in the borough's front rooms

WE LOVE THE 90s
Salvage City, Acklam Village, Acklam Road W10 5TY
Celebrate cult and classic 90s films

PORTOBELLO FILM FESTIVAL
Salvage City, Acklam Village, Acklam Road W10 5TY
A showcase of World Cinema films

OCTAVIA DOUBLE REVISION FILM SCREENINGS
Salvage City, Acklam Village, Acklam Road W10 5TY
Grove Roots and Margins Mainstream film screening

RIO BY JULIEN TEMPLE
Salvage City, Acklam Village, Acklam Road W10 5TY
RIO/Carry on CaRIOca and Q&A with director

KURDISH FILM FESTIVAL
Salvage City, Acklam Village, Acklam Road W10 5TY
'I flew and you stayed' and Q&A with director

RARITY SHOWS
Salvage City, Acklam Village, Acklam Road W10 5TY
Site-specific installation of new artwork

REVOLUTION #10, THE SKINNY VINTAGE INVESTMENT CORPORATION
Goldfinger Factory, Trellick Tower, 18 - 20 and 25 - 27 July
Let the people decide!

SHOTGUN WEDDINGS
Salvage City, 3 Acklam Village, Acklam Road W10 5TY, 18 July
Come and party at the best part of every wedding: the reception!

HIP-HOP SHAKESPEARE PRESENTS: RICHARD II LIVE!
Salvage City, 3 Acklam Village, Acklam Road W10 5TY
Exploring parallels between Shakespeare and rappers

For more information about what's happening in your ward and across the borough, visit the InTRANSIT website.


Community Noticeboard

  • Calling all residents: Come and celebrate community life at the Goldborne Road Festival!

    Residents are invited to come and celebrate the local community in an action-packed day at the Golborne Road Festival on Sunday July 27. As in previous years, the Golborne will be coming alive with a fantastic range of live music, dance, food from around the world, street stalls and entertainment plus a new Sports and […]

  • VIDEO: Wild West 10: Golborne Stories of Struggle and Resistance

    Funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund and the Love Golborne Ward Fund, The Golborne Stories Project, involved Year 5 Children from Bevington Primary School working with education charity digital-works to uncover and tell the stories of the people who live in the area and have experienced the many changes over the years. With training and support, the children researched […]

  • Kensington and Chelsea College Millinery Alumnus goes to Hollywood

    Former Kensington and Chelsea College Millinery alumnus Justin Smith has been turning heads with his latest project transforming Hollywood starlet Angelina Jolie into one of Disney’s most notorious characters. The gifted milliner, who studied on Kensington and Chelsea College’s internationally renowned HNC Millinery course, helped create the striking headpiece adorned with black horns, which brought […]