“It’s A Cavendish Thing”

“It’s A Cavendish Thing” A Community TV Trust Production was premiered at The Hippodrome, Leicester Square 7th July 2016 Cavendish School is a special needs school in Southwark, south London,  for 11-16 year olds referred from London’s boroughs. It was founded in 2000 by Managing Director Cheryl Stepton, has a school roll of around thirty … Continue reading ““It’s A Cavendish Thing””


CTVT raised funds in early 2014 for a filmmaking project at Southwark’s special Cavendish School which works with young people from all over London. Students usually come from very difficult backgrounds and have found formal education problematic. Over the course of ten weeks, a film drama was created of which all were proud. Chris Haydon … Continue reading “CAVENDISH FILMMAKING”

CTVT 2011 Update

The Travellers heritage DVD commissioned by Southwark Council was launched at Tate Modern in June 2011 in the presence of the Mayor of Southwark; films inspired by Yinka Shonibare’s Fourth Plinth ‘Ship In A Bottle’, made by students at St Saviour’s & St Olave’s, were screened at South London Galler on 23 March; CTVT Director Chris … Continue reading “CTVT 2011 Update”


CTVT’s educational DVD project with the Traveller community in Southwark was a year in production and features contributions from young and old, men and women, at home in their trailers and houses, at parties, at the Epsom Derby race meeting, at a wedding, and so on. The project was launched at Tate Modern in 2011 … Continue reading “PECKHAM TRAVELLERS Southwark Stories”


“MOSQUE: The Story of Islam in Southwark” is an educational DVD intended to go into schools and libraries, function as a training tool for council staff and police recruits, receive further local screenings, as well as be offered to the Community Channel. It contains two hours of material on the history of Islam in Southwark, … Continue reading “MOSQUE DVD launched at TATE MODERN”