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Community Safety: Women’s Night Safety Panel
As part of the Mayor’s commitment to the UN Safe Cities Initiative the Northbank has pledged to help tackle violence against women and girls in the night economy.
Our Night Safety Event will look at different topics relating to night safety and will discuss how business communities can work with local authorities to make our streets safer.
Guest speakers will include Amy Lamé, the Night Csar and WCC’s Head of Licensing, Place & Investment Policy on the Night Safe Hub Initiative. The police will also be providing presentations on sexual offence investigations and crime scene preservation. Other speakers on the panel will discuss new technology providing crowd-sourced information, student safety and services finding pathways to help female rough sleepers.
14 May @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
12 November 2019
Wanting to get in the Christmas Spirit? Covent Garden’s spectacular lights switch on is taking place on the 12th November. The official illuminating ceremony takes place in the Piazza that evening, with over 115,000 lights powering up in Covent Garden and the surrounding streets. The towering Christmas tree alone has 30,000 lights, and forms the centrepiece of the ceremony. A special VIP host is yet to be announced, but keep on the look out for updates soon.
13 November 2019
One of London’s favourite winter traditions, Skate at Somerset House with Fortnum & Mason has something for everybody, with skating lessons, our late-night DJs series Skate Lates, and our first-ever Skate all-nighter on Saturday 07 December.
13 November 2019
Christmas is a wonderful time of year, but it is also unfortunately a time of excess waste: decorations, packaging, gift wrap, food… But it doesn’t have to be! Are you interested in reducing your waste and use of plastics? We can help you craft a unique and sustainable Christmas. We will show you how to make stunning ornaments by upcycling paper waste and give you easy tips and tricks to get ready for a Christmas that you and your loved ones won’t forget. An inspiring session to learn more about low waste living, get crafty and set the mood for the upcoming festive season.
14 November 2019
An unforgettable experience for late-night skaters and music lovers, Skate Lates features leading DJs on the rinks-side decks.