Articles by: LouiseChanelTownsend

A Childhood Memory

September 20, 2012 5:05 pm0 comments
A Childhood Memory

I recently undertook a Creative Writing Workshop with CoolTan Arts, as part of some training we are undertaking for an up-and-coming newspaper release called The Dickens News. It will be sold within the Southwark Newspaper at the end of November. It is to be in the style of the famous Dickens Pickwick papers and we are […]

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CoolTan Arts Largactyl Shuffle: Summer Solstice Midnight Walk.

July 8, 2012 5:45 pm0 comments
CoolTan Arts Largactyl Shuffle: Summer Solstice Midnight Walk.

On Saturday 23rd June 2012, I attended a walk organised by the South London based charity CoolTan Arts, an art organisation for people experiencing mental health distress. Their aim is to help people channel mental health distress through positive artistic projects. They hold a monthly fund-raising walk (called the ‘Largactyl Shuffle’) but the midnight walk […]

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The Festival of Chariots organised by The London Ratha Yatra.

June 28, 2012 9:45 am0 comments
The Festival of Chariots organised by The London Ratha Yatra.

On Sunday 17th, I went along to see and photograph the event ‘Festival of Chariots’ which was organised by The London Ratha Yatra. Ratha Yatra is the International Society for Krishna Consciousness and the society holds these events throughout the world. It features three huge, wooden chariots pulled by hand […]

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London’s Naked Bike Ride 2012

June 17, 2012 7:23 pm0 comments
London’s Naked Bike Ride 2012

While browsing through my e-mails on the evening of Friday 8th June, I came across one advertising this year’s London Naked Bike ride, and as a keen photographer who likes attending and photographing alternative and wakey events, I just had to go along and see it. I made sure my […]

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