Skateboarding News

Bay Sixty 6 to open Saturday 15th September

Those of you following the updated feature of the new Bay Sixty 6 Skatepark will be stoked to know that the new park will be open at 3pm on Saturday 15th September. Expect it to open with a bang. If you missed the last video we published from the site build then get stuck into this where Croyde Mirandon who built the park explains the secrets of the bowl and await the final video update next week.

The address is Bay 65-66 Acklam Road, London W10 5YU. Telephone: +44 (020) 8969 4669. Nearest tube is Ladbroke grove on the Hammersmith and City line.

Music News

Portobello Recollection art project in Ladbroke Grove

portobellorecollectionIf you visit Bay 66 Skatepark or are shopping in Ladbroke Grove, W10 in the near future make sure you check out the Portobello Recollection public art project on Portobello Rd. The idea was put together by Natasha Mason and Teresa Crawley, two art students at St Martins College in London and features hundreds of albums and 12″s from over the past 100 years to celebrate the eclectic music that has been made and played in the area that includes Calypso, Soca, House, Reggae, Pop, Punk, Drum ‘n’ Bass, Break beat, and Dub.

Enjoy walking past this project slowly and checking out records you may well have in your collection and others you may have always wanted, you can find this opposite the Spanish school on the North end of Portobello Rd.