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Shapa Begum

About Shapa Begum

Hi, I’m Shapa Begum, Blog Editor. Born and raised in East Dulwich, I love what I do here at Dulwich OnView, I’m absolutely passionate about south London and reaching out to local communities – you can read about my favourite Dulwich spots on Time Out London and Completely London blog. My role goes beyond editing, I write, review, participate in conferences/events, attend local happenings and oversee the marketing. There’s no rest for the wicked! When not working, I love to read, write, visit museums and spend time with my loved ones.

A new contemporary art gallery in Eltham – and it’s in a shiny red container

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Leafy Eltham is famous for it’s old royal palace, but now there’s a new architectural talk of the town – the SE9 Container Gallery. When you think of shipping containers, art isn’t the first thing that […]

A community fridge in Brixton

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A community fridge has been launched in Brixton where you can donate spare food to those in need. The fridge is London’s first community fridge, bought and paid for by the community through a crowdfunding campaign. […]

Self Defence for Women – learn Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

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Brazilian Jiu Jitsu has been a part of my life for the 5 years, I came across it one day whilst I was working out in my local gym. As I walked out of the […]

It just takes five minutes a day

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Life in a big city like London has become all about efficiency, speed and results. Multi-tasking is an essential skill nowadays. There doesn’t seem to be any time left for stillness or simple moments of […]

A Little Love For South London

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As an artist and designer I have always loved the vibrancy of life in South London. I graduated from Camberwell School of Art and went on to become a freelance textile designer in the home […]

Butterfly Art at the GX gallery

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What makes butterflies the prettiest insects around? Is it their delicate nature or their exotic colors? Floating beauties of nature, flying art, delicate wings…… The Butterflies by Michael Olsen look stunning on the wall at GX […]

Free Give and Take event in Dulwich

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We have been running our Free Give and Take events for a few years at the East Dulwich Community Centre in Darrell Road. So if you’re fed up living with cupboards full of clutter and […]

The best independent bookshops around Dulwich

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Whatever book you want to read, you’re sure to find it in one of these local bookshops. I’ve selected the best bookshops in and around Dulwich. Chener Books Don’t judge a book by its cover. The shop […]

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