Ilford High Road, 1937. Courtesy of Redbridge Information & Heritage

Celebrate your high street

“This ambitious project brings live music and performance to the streets of some of London’s outer boroughs. The fun starts in Woolwich this weekend..”  TIME OUT Best Events this Weekend (5th July)

“It was wonderful – I thoroughly enjoyed it and I think it’s going to make the whole day so much better” Member of the public, South Norwood on ITV LONDON TONIGHT (9th July)

“The creative arts give young people the best opportunity to truly express themselves”  Danvir Visvanathan, Headteacher, Fullwood Primary School re his school choir/The Streets, ILFORD RECORDER (14th July)

A new soundscape is coming to wake up the streets!

The Streets is an ambitious and dynamic programme which has brought high quality music and performance to high streets across seven outer-London boroughs in 2015 and 2016. Designed to showcase the local streetscape and unlock the potential of high streets; local residents, businesses and visitors are encouraged to rediscover and reclaim their public space.

The Streets will:

  • Animate your High Street
  • Enrich Your Community with dynamic activity
  • Enhance existing local offer
  • Offer Opportunities to explore local heritage
  • Celebrate & Explore local high streets
  • Surprise Residents with unique and unexpected experiences!

‘The Streets July 2016 Newspaper is available to view online here!’