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Did you know there are over

7000

residents living in Covent Garden?

44

MILLION

CUSTOMERS VISIT COVENT GARDEN PER YEAR

4

Churches in Covent Garden…
St Paul’s Church, Corpus Christi Catholic Church, St Martin in the Fields and St Mary le Strand

THANK YOU…

To the CAPCO 24 hour security team who are always on guard to ensure the safety of Covent Garden’s residents and visitors.

They deserve a huge thank you.

CITY LIT

HAS OVER

5,000

COURSES, WALKS & TALKS IN COVENT GARDEN
www.citylit.ac.uk

EVERY FRIDAY OF EVERY MONTH AT THE ROYAL OPERA HOUSE

Don’t have Friday night plans? Rush tickets are sold every Friday for that evening’s performance for a much cheaper price, ranging from £13 to £57.

www.roh.org.uk/events/friday-rush

SUMMER SET

Enjoy a 20% saving on cut and colour services, plus a complimentary luxury moisture-boosting treatment at Sassoon Covent Garden. Simply quote
‘The Covent Gardener’ when booking. To make an appointment call T: 020 7240 6635

BE DISCOVERED!

The Poetry Society runs several big international competitions to discover new writers every year. The Foyle Young Poets of the Year Award is for 11-17 year-olds and the closing date is 31 July. SLAMbassadors is a spoken word championship for under 19s – deadline 30 September. The National Poetry Competition is the one to win for adult writers – deadline 31 October. Many of today’s top names in poetry made their breakthrough with these awards – including the Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy. www.poetrysociety.org.uk

CONTRIBUTORS

If you live in the area, love the area, or have stories past present or future you would like to share with The Covent Gardener, please get in touch by emailing jeannine@thecoventgardener.com

1 DAY

FREE PASS

Jubilee Hall are offering our readers a five-day free pass during June, July or August.
Quote The Covent Gardener when booking.

T: (0) 20 7836 4007
(1 pass per reader)

CGCA

For more than forty years, The Covent Garden Community Association (CGCA) has been the representative voice of the residents, business community and working population of Covent Garden, actively protecting and promoting their interests.
www.coventgarden.org.uk

Escape the heat of Covent Garden this summer

Residents are being offered a 20% discount when they stay at the charming Suffolk  home of Covent Garden enthusiast Tracy Kennedy.

6 The Green is a Grade II-listed thatched cottage dating back to the 16th Century and overlooks the stunning Village Green in Bury St Edmunds.

It has 2 large double bedrooms on offer.
T: 07786575739