Category Archives: Palestine

Palestine – optimism for the future.

Gallery P21 based in Chalton Street  [near the British Library] is an independent London-based charitable trust established for  the admirable purpose of promoting contemporary Middle Eastern and Arab art and culture, and I’d say  also knowledge of the Arab World generally.  The Gallery … Continue reading

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Mr Falafel

Get along to see Ahmad Yassine, ‘Mr Falafel’, at Shepherd’s Bush Market.  Great Palestian falafel wraps. Make sure you add the pickled aubergines stuffed with walnuts. Those famous falafels got his family story  into the national press too –  it’s a long way … Continue reading

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Eid Mubarack 2015

In celebration of the end of Ramadan, the annual Eid Festival takes place in Trafalgar Square each year.  Saturday 25th July 2015  marked the 10th anniversary. Organised by the Mayor of London, with support from the Embassy of Qatar,  Lebara … Continue reading

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