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Local photographer Steve Hollingshead’s 2009 London calendar

Once again local photographer Steve Hollingshead has created a limited edition calendar celebrating the spirit of London.

Local photographer Steve Hollingshead’s 2009 London calendar

The black and white images of Londoners at traditional festivities, multi-cultural, 'alternative' and one-off events across the city have been taken during each month of this year and are presented to correspond to the same month of the coming year.

The January page shows the Lions part's annual Twelfth Night revels on Bankside where the Green Man emerges from the river to be greeted by Southwark's Mayor (Cllr Bob Skelly is visible in the corner of the image) and town crier Peter Moore.

The images range from memorial services to flashmobs and capture the variety of spectacles visible on the streets of London year-in, year-out.

April's page shows the floating replica of the Globe theatre which travelled up the Thames to celebrate Shakespeare's birthday.

How to buy the calendar

The calendar can be purchased direct from the Hollingshead Studio in Webber Street at 10 (or plus P&P). Buy 5 get 1 free. Contact details below.

Also available is EVENT, Steve Hollingshead's book which documents a year in the life of the city in celebration. More than 300 candid photographs taken since 2000 of Londoners enjoying a myriad of cultural events, capture the spirit, energy, creativity and cultural diversity of the capital.

The book is now available at an exclusive SE1 readers' rate of 10 direct from the studio (or plus P&P).

• For more information and to place an order contact Kath Serkis on [email protected] or 020 7922 1350. Hollingshead Studio, 96 Webber Street SE1 0QN

• EVENT and the calendar are also available at Crockatt & Powell, 119 Lower Marsh SE1

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