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LVE Charitable Foundation funds the LEADERS Academy Project

LVE Charitable Foundation is proud to announce that it is the main funder of the LEADERS Academy Performing Arts School. The other sponsors are the Big Creative Academy and Big Lottery.

The aim of the project is to offer, at no cost to the participants, a performing arts school for up to 180 children and young people aged between seven and eighteen years each week. The following flyer (front and back) give further details about what the beneficiaries may expect. Continue reading

New Year’s Eve with The Candlelight Club

New Year’s Eve, our third event hosting The Candlelight Club is, indeed, a very special event. Leyton Great Hall and The Chamber will be hosting this special celebration and, once again, it is likely to be a complete sellout – so ensure that you book early to welcome in the New Year in the historic style of the 1920s.

Put on your period glad rags and join us for an amazing evening of period entertainment to ring out the old year and ring in the new with the style that it deserves and the fun that you deserve. Continue reading

Your festive season venue

As the festive season approaches you will need to book your venue for your celebration. Leyton Great Hall seats around 250 whilst The Chamber seats around 80 to 100. This means that we can offer solutions to a wide variety of parties.

We can recommend caterers whom we know will cater to your needs and you can either bring in your own entertainment or we can help based upon your needs and our experience. Continue reading

Halloween at The Candlelight Club

The Candlelight Club held its Halloween Ball at Leyton Great Hall and The Chamber on 28th October, 2017 and doubtless many of those present were glad that, on this night, the clocks fell back an hour to give them a little more time to recover.

Leyton Great Hall was The Ballroom for this period costume Halloween Ball, commencing with Auntie Maureen and followed by Champagne Charlie and the Bubbly Boys who were then joined by the Gatsby Girls. Continue reading

Candlelight Club Halloween Ball – 28th October 2017

Leyton Great Hall and The Chamber will be your perfect fright night, as the ghosts, ghouls and living dead come out to play.

The Candlelight Club will be hosting it’s annual Halloween party with us on 28th October and it’s bound to be a sell-out so make sure that you book early with them to ensure a frighteningly good evening instead of a cryptic night in chilling solitude. Continue reading

Candlelight Club Summer Ball 2017

Leyton Great Hall and The Chamber hosted the Candlelight Club Summer Ball, 2017 – an Art Deco extravaganza in most appropriate surroundings and, as is usual with the Candlelight Club, a complete sell-out.

Guests all arrived in period costume and were treated to gastronomic magnificence and an evening of first-class entertainment. The evening was planned to the last detail and executed to perfection and we look forward to hosting their Halloween Ball. Continue reading

Choices and Consequences

On the 13th July 2017 LVE Charitable Foundation was happy to host a brilliant Met Police event at The Great Hall Leyton called Choices and Consequences.

Up to 128, 10 and 11 year olds took part in the final quiz-style competition, held at the Leyton Great Hall, which was provided at no cost by the Foundation. Continue reading

ICAN (MPS Waltham Forest) short film competition

LVE Foundation was delighted to host a Dragons’ Den style student film event on Wednesday 14th June. Featuring contributions from Waltham Forest College, Leyton Sixth Form College, Sir George Monoux College and Big Creative Education, students were asked to create a short film focusing on issues they felt were important to young people in their community.

The hard-hitting films and presentations covered topics such as sexual harassment on public transport, road safety, cyber bullying and knife crime. The quality of the films and the range of topics covered impressed everyone at the well-attended event. Each team showed a distinctive style and approach to their chosen subjects and provided a varied program for the audience. Continue reading