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News and events

Check this site for details of events in Bloomsbury’s historic squares and gardens, and news about their planting and features, or to find out more about their history. There are contact details for each garden if you want to get involved or contact the Association directly on bloomsburysquares@talktalk.net  

Bloomsbury Summer Fete postponed

  The awful weather means that, with great sadness and regret, the organisers of the forthcoming ‘Bloomsbury Summer Fete’ – due to take place on Friday 13 July – are having to re-schedule the event. Conditions in Bedford Square are so water logged, following the recent extreme rain storms that, with more heavy rain forecast for […]

Bloomsbury Summer Fete

The Bloomsbury Summer Fete will take place in Bedford Square on Friday 13th July from 12 noon to 9.30pm. http://www.bloomsburysummerfete.org.uk. The event is organised by The Bloomsbury Association and Midtown Business Club.

Open Garden Squares Weekend 9 and 10 June 2012

Many of the garden squares in Bloomsbury are arranging special activities for Open Garden Squares Weekend on 9-10 June 2012. To find out more about which gardens are participating, and what is on, visit http://www.opensquares.org/.

Healing Histories Project in Bloomsbury Square

The Healing Histories Project, supported by the Heritage Lottery Board is interpreting the rich history of one of the most famous residents of Bloomsbury Square, the physician and collector, Sir Hans Sloane. The project is being coordinated by the London Borough of Camden with the support of The Bedford Estate and The Friends of Bloomsbury […]