Record-breaking comedian Peter Kay announces extra dates to already huge tour | Ents & Arts News

Comedian Peter Kay has announced extra dates for his already huge live tour. Kay was brought to tears on the opening night of his first live comedy tour in 12 years last... Read more »

Agatha Christie’s legendary whodunnit The Mousetrap to make New York debut after 70 years | Ents & Arts News

The world’s longest-running play, Agatha Christie’s The Mousetrap, is marking its 70th year by announcing the show will head to Broadway to make its premiere in 2023. The show, which has been... Read more »

South London arts venues get £175m boost – South London News

More than 80 organisations in South London will receive a share of a three-year £175.8m investment thanks to funding from Arts Council England, writes James Twomey. The body invests public money from... Read more »

Arts Council England NPO funding decisions 2023-26

17:02: Sign off Thanks so much for joining us for today’s announcements and coverage. We hope you’ve found it useful. Enjoy a restful weekend. Matt, Giverny and Jamie. 17.04: Who is out... Read more »

North London venues secure Arts Council grants

Scores of North London organisations have been awarded Arts Council grants for the next three years with funding favouring those working with marginalised and disadvantaged groups. While existing venues such as The Roundhouse, Almeida, Hackney Empire, Kiln,... Read more »

Trust celebrates World Mental Health Day with first look at ground-breaking arts project and new mental health facilities

To celebrate World Mental Health Day (10 October), South West London and St George’s Mental Health NHS Trust is sharing a first look at the major artworks being installed inside brand new... Read more »

London Fashion Week pays tribute to the Queen – a global style icon unafraid of colour | Ents & Arts News

A sombre and solitary silhouette in black opened Paul Costelloe’s Spring/Summer ’23 catwalk show, one of many designers paying tribute to the Queen at London Fashion Week. Costelloe, who has dressed many... Read more »

Adele ‘thrilled’ as she performs her first UK gig in five years at London’s Hyde Park | Ents & Arts News

Adele told fans she was “thrilled” as she performed her first UK gig in five years. The 34-year-old pop star performed at BST Hyde Park on Friday evening, with the sold-out crowd... Read more »

Hypo: Rapper stabbed to death at party in east London | Ents & Arts News

A murder investigation has been launched after a man was stabbed to death at a party in east London. Lamar Jackson, also known as the rapper Hypo, was found with stab injuries... Read more »

London art world pays tribute to the late, inimitable arts patron Delfina Entrecanales

A requiem mass at Brompton Oratory church in west London, sandwiched between a breakfast and a lunch attended by some of the leading names in contemporary art, was a fitting send-off for... Read more »