Staying Connected to Battersea
We are all in this together! We know you are missing being out and about, and so are we. But while we are staying in and staying safe, why not learn a bit more about our favourite area in London? Here you will find quizzes about Battersea Power Station, Thames Clippers games, a virtual tour of Circus West Village and more.
Plus, as an added bonus, some of our favourite Battersea Power Station retailers have online shops to order from, are sharing their favourite recipes, and even sharing their playlists! Have a look here.
New - Name the New Peregrine Falcon Chick Competition
The Peregrine Falcons at Battersea Power Station recently laid four eggs and we are excited to announce the first one has hatched! Now comes the question of what to name the chick… comment your suggestion on our Peregrine Falcon post on 13 May 2020 on Twitter, Facebook or on our Instagram stories or highlights before 5pm, 30 May 2020 to enter the draw. For full terms and conditions, click here.
Peregrine Falcons Art Competition
We want to challenge you to your best artist impression of one of Battersea Power Station oldest residents: the Peregrine Falcons.
Need some inspiration? Check out these incredible YouTube tutorials to get you started:
Share your masterpiece with us by sending it to firstname.lastname@example.org or tag us on Instagram @BatterseaPwrStn #BPSboredombusters. For full terms and conditions, click here.
Colour Me In - Peregrine Falcons
This one is for the kids! We have three colouring sheets of our Peregrine falcons, including a fun fact. Once complete, feel free to email to us at email@example.com for us to see! (You will need a printer for this one)
Do you have hawk eyes? We have put together a list of the most common birds you might see from your window here. How many birds can you see? One point for every bird you can tick off, and a bonus point for any others you might find!
Why not take a photo of each type, and send it to us at firstname.lastname@example.org? You might just get a special photo of one of our birds back… - Recommended for ages 5+
Heritage Trail App
The Heritage Trail App will take you on a virtual journey around Circus West Village, the first phase of the Battersea Power Station Development. Full of interesting facts, you can take a virtual peak inside the famous Control Room A, and enjoy narrated stories of Battersea Power Station's past, present and future. Click here to find out more.
Battersea Power Station Quizzes
How many answers can you get right in our quiz? You can write your answer in the boxes, then save the pdf and send it to us at email@example.com for us to check!
- Easy Battersea Power Station Quiz - Recommended for ages 5+
- Advanced Battersea Power Station Quiz - Recommended for ages 11+
Battersea Word Find
How quickly can you find all the words? We have hidden 10 words related to Battersea Power Station here, can you find them all? Good luck! You'll need a printer for this one!
Creative Writing Challenge
We want you to write a story on a family of Peregrine Falcons who live at Battersea Power Station. Send your stories via email to firstname.lastname@example.org with your name and age. Your story should be no longer than 500 words... (we read them all!)
Bonus points if you read your story out loud and send us a video! - Recommended for ages 5+
The Power Bridge
Can you count how many green triangles there are in our POWER sign that welcomes people to Battersea Power Station, created by artist Morag Myerscough?
You can write your answer in the box, then save the pdf and send it to us at email@example.com for us to check! - Suitable for all ages
Join the Dots (you'll need a printer for this one!)
Are you a math’s whizz? Work out the height of the power station, the radius of the chimneys and how long it took to build the station with our math’s quiz.
Once complete, feel free to email to us at firstname.lastname@example.org for us to check your answers! - Recommended for ages 5+
Are you a big music fan? Are you also a big fan of Battersea Power Station? Well, do we have a playlist for you! We've collated 4 hours' worth of songs from a variety of different artists over the years, who have featured Battersea Power Station either in the lyrics of the song, the music video or, with one famous one I think we can all think of, the album cover! Click here to give it a listen!
Thames Clippers Teasers
We know you're missing being out and about exploring London by River Bus, we are too. But we'll be back soon, and in the meantime, our friends at the Thames Clippers have created some Thames Teasers to help you and your family learn more about the river, stay safe and stay entertained. Click here to find out more.