Search

Picture gallery: Valentine’s Day celebrations in Hampstead and Highgate

08:00 22 February 2013

Johan Lamche-Brennan, 17, dances the tango with Yvonne Read at the Valentine

Johan Lamche-Brennan, 17, dances the tango with Yvonne Read at the Valentine's Tea Dance. Picture: Nigel Sutton

© Nigel Sutton email pictures@nigelsuttonphotography.com

Love was in the air in Hampstead and Highgate last week with Valentine’s Day dancing and dog-walking.

Pet dog Bigsy with Billie Coyle at the Valentine's Day dog walk in aid of charity All Dogs Matter. Picture: Nigel SuttonPet dog Bigsy with Billie Coyle at the Valentine's Day dog walk in aid of charity All Dogs Matter. Picture: Nigel Sutton

Young and old took to the dance floor at Haverstock School, with 60 pensioners partnering up with sixth formers for the school’s fifth annual tea dance.

Meanwhile on Hampstead Heath, pet lovers got into the mood with a romantic stroll across the beauty spot. More than 50 people pitched up for the walk which raises money for abandoned dogs in need of new homes.

Couples short on ideas for that special date swung by Primrose Hill Books for a little advice.

Authors Sophie Vickers and Sam Hodges signed copies of their book London for Lovers before partners dashed off to enjoy an evening’s romance.

0 comments

Latest News Stories

12:00
Actors Jake Berry with Kerry-Ann Plant  and St Michael's pupils Lucia and Sascha, aged eight. Picture: John Macdonald-Fulton

Schools dug deep into the history archives for a £9,000 lottery-funded interactive exhibition on the First World War.

Yesterday, 12:00
Benedict Cumberbatch

Actor Benedict Cumberbatch, himself a big supporter of independent cinema, has been named the new patron of the Phoenix Cinema in East Finchley – London’s oldest cinema.

Yesterday, 10:45
Highgate School robot Error404 competes in the arena, watched by team member Tom Newton (15).

Highgate School has won an international award at a world robotics championship held in the US.

Yesterday, 10:00
Jana Harrison at Keats Library. Picture: Nigel Sutton.

A librarian is putting down her books to run the London Marathon for charity after losing relatives to cancer.

Most read news

Property Newsletter Sign-up

The latest North London property news and features straight into your inbox.

Other Emails:
Fields marked with a * are mandatory
Email Marketing by e-shot

Competitions

Spruce up for spring with this beauty bundle from Justmylook!

Looking to update your look for spring? Well, you’re in luck.

Glen Moray whiskey could be winging its way to you.

The Glen Moray Classic is a classic Speyside single malt and forms the starting point for the Classic Range.

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Hampstead & Highgate Express e-edition today E-edition
Family Notices 24


Our trusted business finder