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Gin Festival comes to London!

You might not know it, but Camden once played a big part in London’s gin history with 20 acres of warehouses stretching along the canal from Camden Lock to the Roundhouse...

Another Utopia exhibition at Swiss Cottage Gallery

New exhibition Another Utopia presents the Abeona Housing Co-operative

Housing is one of the most important issues for any society...

A short history of Camden's Logo

What is that little oval-shaped logo and where did it come from!? #Camden50

Whether it’s on a letter through your front door or the street sign at the end of the road, you probably don’t pay much attention to Camden’s logo...

Camden's Famous Love Poetry

Over the past week on our twitter page, we’ve been looking at poems about love by former Camden residents...

The Etcetera for fresh fringe theater!

“...one of the smallest theatres in London, but this doesn't stop it punching well above its weight, laying on consistently strong theatre since 1986” - Time Out...

The Thomas Hardy Tree at St Pancras Old Church

Earlier this week we announced that 2015 marks Camden’s 50th anniversary as a London borough and we will be celebrating with a range of events and activities...

Forty Years on Hampstead Heath

 Alex McCarren's photos of Hampstead Heath at Swiss Cottage Gallery

Alex McCarren has been taking photographs of Hampstead Heath since 1974. The current exhibition of his work at Swiss Cottage Gallery demonstrates the beauty and timelessness of the 800-acre heath and also inspires a sense of wonder...

Camden at 50

In 2015 the London Boroughs celebrate their 50th Anniversary! Join Camden for a

This is a great year to be in Camden as the borough is celebrating its 50th birthday! In 1965 three smaller boroughs: Holborn, St Pancras and Hampstead were united to form a new and vibrant local authority...

Albanian Artists at the Architectural Association

"Beauty is a catalyst for change"

Albania is a country with huge potential. The poor cousin of Europe it’s a place with an incredible story on the cusp of a great and positive change...

Holocaust Memorial Day

Holocaust Memorial Day Tuesday 27 January 2015 The Holocaust is the same; it cannot change. But as time passes the world in which we live shifts and with it, our memories and the meaning of the Holocaust...