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Cereal Killer Café will not reopen

In a statement released by the owners of Cereal Killer Café, they will not be reopening.

They have stated that their Camden and Brick Lane stores will not reopen. This is because of the financial pressure caused by COVID-19.

Cereal Killer Café will still be operating online, so those of you who need your hit of Cheerios can still purchase online.

Cereal Killer Cafe Milkshake

It will be a loss to Camden’s Stables Market where their shop was located. A popular spot for tourists and a great photo opportunity outside their shop is no more.

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Buck Street Market to open again

Buck Street Market in Camden will reopen after the COVID-19 shutdown.

The Buck Street Market was open only for a few weeks before the Coronavirus made its way through the air. All of the new shops and stalls had to close their doors.

July 15th is the big day when the traders will return. And, boy, there are some amazing places to visit.

Camden Buck Street Market
The look of the new ‘Container Market’ on Busk Street.

They have placed arrows on the ground, hand sanitisers across the market, and single-direction staircases. Put on your masks, obey the rules, and you’ll get some fantastic shopping done, safely.

Buck Street Market features 26 sustainable food stalls, all with a vegetarian or vegan option. There are also over 50 ethical clothing shops. Even the market is made of recycled shipping containers!

Eat, shop, and enjoy visiting the Buck Street Market community.

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New Amy Winehouse street art!

Amy Winehouse, the Queen of Camden, has a new street art creation of her.

The artist JXC Designs has taken to the alley just behind The Hawley Arms to make a magnificent Amy mural.

The old brick wall has been turned into a street art masterpiece. Amy Winehouse might have left the building, but she’s still very much a part of Camden Town.

Be sure to open up your Instagram and take a photo in front of this new art, and tag @camdentownlondon

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10 Things To Do In Camden This July

Lockdown has eased, Camden Market and many shops in the area are in the process of reopening. Been spending too much time indoors? Here are a few things worth doing in Camden this month.
  1. Visit Camden Stables Market

Many of the traders have been back since June 15th with strict social distancing measures in place. Go support the amazing traders, shops, and food stalls.

  1. Get on down to Buck Street Market

Busk Street Market is Camden’s new, quite incredible eco-friendly market. Food, shops, gifts, so many things worth seeing. Highly recommended.

  1. Roundhouse Livestream

Live music at venues might be on hold for a while, so many have turned to the digital options. Roundhouse will stream an exclusive Lianne La Havas show on July 15th.

  1. See some new Amy Winehouse Street Art

Amy is still the Queen of Camden. This article shows where the new street art it.

  1. Help your local pub

The Dublin Castle needs your help, as do many Camden pubs. Got a spare fiver to put towards a good cause? The Dublin Castle is one of Camden’s most important pubs and music venues, and they could use your help right now.

dublin castle pub camden

  1. See the Camden Price crossing

Camden supports Pride, and has a street crossing in all the rainbow colours. Get your phone cameras out!

  1. Visit a Museum

A truly fascinating museum, The Foundling Museum was a hospital, the first children’s charity, and the UK’s first public art gallery.

  1. Go to a drive-in cinema!

It might be a while until cinemas are open. That’s not all bad news though, as a drive-in cinema is coming to the UK! In London there will be locations in south and east London. Get tickets now.

  1. Get a job at Camden Council

Camden Council employs many people in all sectors. The link above might well be the start to a new career.

  1. Game of cards?

The Charles Goodall & Son empire might not ring a bell nowadays, but their Camden based history still has an ongoing influence.

Camden Goodall Works
The Camden Works at its 1000-employee prime, producing over 2 million packs of playing cards annually.
The reduction of tax on playing cards in 1862 gave an immense stimulus to sales.

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Camden celebrates Pride

Pride in London equals Pride in Camden too! Camden Town, the centre of arts and culture in London celebrated Pride in style.

The rainbow colours can be seen all over Camden. The markets, and the pedestrian crossings too. Take a look at the beautiful crossing art work.

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Camden Town is at London’s heart of London’s LGBTQ+ community, welcoming all walks of life with no judgement. Camden is also home to many artists, bands, creatives, and performers. The Camden Market is a popular tourist destination. Let’s not forget to mention the restaurants and music venues all worth a visit too!

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