The SHEDx project encompasses a range of activities to activate and engage the local community of Tolworth, and surrounding areas, to take ownership of their unused and green spaces to help define and improve the future for their town. Utilising original and accessible ideas, The Community Brain are engaging and helping to energise the community; enabling them to shape the future plans for Tolworth. SHEDx is funded through the HLF, crowd funding and the GLA.  Follow our blog here to keep up to date with the project.

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November 24, 2019

Today the local community of Tolworth gathered to celebrate the Tolworth Community Festival at Tolworth Girls School.

Organised by local groups, Sarvoday Kingston, Kingston Tamil School and SHEDx, the event involved performances from local residents of all age...

October 18, 2019

SHEDx have been working with two local groups, Sarvoday Hindu Association and Institute of Tamil Culture, to celebrate the communities of Tolworth. October is a time of festivity for many and we wanted to focus on the Diwali celebrations that will be taking place at th...

September 8, 2019

We were excited to welcome Tolworth's two new puppets to the community at the Vai Tolworth launch ahead of the Brazilian Festival at the end of the month!

Designed by Mandinga Arts, and commissioned by The Community Brain, as part of the Arts Council England-supported V...

August 7, 2019

Thank you to everyone who came along to Tolworth Day: Celebrating Tolworth Court Farm on 28 July as part of the Mayor of London's National Park City Festival.

April 18, 2019

A SHEDx collaboration between students from Kingston University, and The Community Brain has resulted in a playground makeover at local primary school, Our Lady Immaculate. 

The mural is based around the celebration of play and focuses on basic shapes, exploring how the...

April 17, 2019

The Community Brain are excited to announce the winner of the SHEDx Green Audit Survey, which invited local people to share their thoughts on green spaces in the borough.

Over 100 people completed the survey, and we can reveal that local resident, Chris, is the lucky wi...

January 30, 2019

The Community Brain would like to say a big thank you to all those who came to our SHEDx Sharing Exhibition at Kingston University on Friday 25th January.

It was a wonderful opportunity to showcase ideas and activities for Tolworth from members of the community, Kingsto...