Notting Hill

A Jamaican Twist at Notting Hill Carnival

Jane Egginton | Posted 21.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Jane Egginton

London's Notting Hill Carnival has its roots firmly in the culture of the West Indian island of Trinidad, but since 2003, Jamaican Twist - the only Jamaican float to take part - has been an integral part, winning a host of awards.

Five Artists at Debut Contemporary in Notting Hill

Lorenzo Belenguer | Posted 08.08.2014 | UK Entertainment
Lorenzo Belenguer

Architects, graphic designers, textile designers, playwriters, illustrators, they all have something in common: they are all cosmopolitan visionaries.

Tahnee Lonsdale at Debut Contemporary

Lorenzo Belenguer | Posted 15.07.2014 | UK Entertainment
Lorenzo Belenguer

Tahnee Lonsdale is a painter with a fearless approach to colour. They tell stories of life with its ups and downs, of success, but ultimately they are about the fragility that makes us humans. A search unravels in each painting.

Debut Contemporary Third Anniversary Extravaganza

Lorenzo Belenguer | Posted 16.06.2014 | UK Entertainment
Lorenzo Belenguer

Debut Contemporary has become the Arts Hub and Meeting Point in Notting Hill in just three years since its existence. It is a place where you can practise yoga, play chess with gloves, wear a bespoke-made mask, have an Art-inspired dinner and attend a constant array of eclectic events.

'Trail Of Blood' On Notting Hill Street After Stabbing

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.03.2014 | UK

Eye-witnesses have described a "trail of blood" through the upmarket streets of west London's Notting Hill, after a teenager was stabbed. The teen,...

Dustin Tebbutt: The Interview

Tess Riley | Posted 02.05.2014 | UK Entertainment
Tess Riley

Tebbutt, who relocated to Sweden to live, work and write music for two years, has returned to his Australian homeland with a stunning EP that's gaining momentum both north and south of the equator. I caught up with him to find out more.

East Versus West in the London Arts Scene

Lorenzo Belenguer | Posted 27.04.2014 | UK Entertainment
Lorenzo Belenguer

There was a moment in the 90s that Cork Street was dead, Jay Jopling opened a gallery in Hoxton Square and many of the best galleries were in Vyner St...

A Date at Portobello Market

Chris Rooney | Posted 23.09.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Chris Rooney

I had only been with Bryony for an hour or so, but the situation had already deteriorated. We were in Notting Hill on our second, and quite possibly last, date.

Police Dance As Thousands Enjoy Adults Day In Notting Hill

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 28.08.2013 | UK

Thousands attended the second day of the world-famous Notting Hill carnival on Monday, with revellers enjoying seasonal weather for the 49th annual ce...

LOOK: Notting Hill Carnival In Full Swing

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.08.2013 | UK

Sunday saw London's Notting Hill swamped with colour, dancing and music as the annual carnival got into full swing. More than one million people ar...

How to Tell a Riot From a Rebellion

Vincent Brown | Posted 23.10.2013 | UK
Vincent Brown

Every year at this time, the UK celebrates its Caribbean heritage at the Notting Hill Carnival. The country also holds its collective breath, many worrying that the mass revelry could turn into a violent street fight. The event had its origins in trouble.

Aashni & Co: A Slice of India in Notting Hill

Ben Mirza | Posted 09.05.2013 | UK Style
Ben Mirza

ince its opening in 2012 Aashni & Co. has emerged as one of London's most sought after destinations for luxury Indian fashion.

Four Weddings and the Funeral of English Manhood

Iddo Goldfarb | Posted 13.04.2013 | UK Entertainment
Iddo Goldfarb

Hugh Grant has made a very decent living, chiefly under the patronage of Richard Curtis, portraying the most simperingly deferential man in the history of the species.

Shipping Tycoon's Daughter Died Accidentally 'After Becoming Tangled In Blind Cord'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.01.2013 | UK

The two-year-old daughter of one of Britain's richest men died after becoming tangled in a blind cord in her bedroom, an inquest has heard. Alexand...

Duke Of York's Ex-Girlfriend To Appear In Court Over £31,000 Theft

PA | Posted 30.09.2012 | UK

Koo Stark, the former girlfriend of the Duke of York, is to appear in court in connection with an alleged theft, police said. The 56-year-old actre...

30 Detained To Prevent 'Breach Of The Peace' At Carnival

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.08.2012 | UK

More than 30 people were stopped at Kings Cross underground station on Monday to prevent a "potential breach of the peace" at the Notting Hill Carniva...

Dank Holiday: UK Forecast More Rain And Wind

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.08.2012 | UK

The Bank Holiday weekend is set to come to a damp and disappointing end with most of the UK enduring more wet and windy weather. Showers are expect...

Police Hope For Peaceful Climax To Carnival After Stabbings

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.08.2012 | UK

Police overseeing Europe's biggest street festival were hoping for a peaceful climax to the Notting Hill Carnival after two stabbings and 96 arrests o...

Vibrant Notting Hill Carnival Begins (PICTURES)

PA | Posted 26.08.2012 | UK

Exotic dancers, vibrant music and the smell of Caribbean food livened up London on Sunday as Europe's biggest street festival hit the capital. Thou...

Must Read Websites For Partying At The Notting Hill Carnival

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 24.08.2012 | UK

Party like it's 2011: Boris Johnson enjoys the company of carnival dancers If you're headed for the Notting Hill Carnival this bank holiday week...

Fingers Crossed It Doesn't Rain On Our Parade! (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 24.08.2012 | UK

Feathers, check, heels, check: Dancers at Notting Hill Carnival 2011 The Notting Hill Carnival is nearly upon us once more…but it’s looking i...

Olympic Links To Give Notting Hill Carnival A Brazilian Beat

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 24.08.2012 | UK

This year’s Notting Hill Carnival looks set to dance to a Brazilian beat, thanks to Olympic links between London and Rio, which will stage the next ...

Mary McCartney: Speaking Words Of Wisdom

Jason Holmes | Posted 14.10.2012 | UK Entertainment
Jason Holmes

She peers out from inside her father's sheepskin coat on the cover of his debut solo LP, McCartney. It's 1970 and she's the firstborn child of one half of perhaps the world's greatest songwriting partnership. So enters Mary McCartney into the world of photography: as a subject.

PHOTOS: Julia Roberts Flash-back - Has She Still Got It?

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 05.04.2012 | UK Entertainment

This week Julia Roberts breaks out from her usual sweet roles to star in Mirror Mirror, alongside musician Phil Collins' daughter Lily, as an evil Que...

'My Baby Daughter Tabitha Has Made Me A Better Person'

WENN | Posted 17.03.2012 | UK Entertainment

Hugh Grant has opened up about becoming a father for the first time last year, insisting he feels "a better person" now he's a dad. The Notting Hil...