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Notting Hill

Stephen and Ashlie visit Notting Hill in London, to take part in the carnival.

The Notting Hill Carnival is a multicultural festival celebrated over two days in August. The carnival is organised and led by Caribbean immigrants who settled in the area in the 1950s.

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Notting Hill Carnival grew out of Caribbean traditions. Today, it is an event where all cultures come together. As Nick’s been finding out, the UK truly is multicultural.

Ashlie in costume

Ashlie is preparing her costume for the Notting Hill Carnival and Stephen learns some new dance moves.


 Rob the teacher talks about adjectives and words that go with them.

Ashlie and Stephen

Stephen and Ashlie both dance their way through the carnival, but will they be able to find each other in their costumes?

The Word on the Street team

Rob talks about '-ing' and '-ed' adjectives and the words 'so' and 'such'.