“Listen to the River” is inspired by the children’s story “The King of the Golden River”, written by John Ruskin, who was born 200 years ago in Herne Hill. The musical has been created by Paul Ayres, composer & arranger, cho
You are warmly invited to join local historian, Robert Holden, for
three walks following the Herne Hill Heritage Trail, the award-
winning, 168 page book published by the Herne Hill Society, which
will be available on the day from the leader at £8.00, or online from
the Herne Hill Society at £9.50.
Herne Hill Forum and the Station Hall team are delighted to be hosting a local history exhibition exploring the history of Herne Hill Station itself. Here's a bit more information from the curator and creator of the exhibition, Sarah Waite:
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In this bi-centenary year of Herne Hill resident John Ruskin, Herne Hill Music Festival hopes to include a musical based on Ruskin’s only play in its programme. Composer Paul Ayres plans to turn The King of the Golden River by Ruskin into a musical to be performed by St Saviour’s Primary School.
Have you seen a flying boot, rabbit, hairpins, and what looks like a wig suddenly appearing across Herne Hill? A number of metal art works have started to appear above shops, in the railway tunnel or inside the Half Moon pub.