Ladywell Playtower to be reopened in 2019

Lewisham Council has committed to restore Ladywell Baths, the derelict Victorian building sometimes known as The Playtower.Following pressure from the Ladywell Village Improvement Group, it has now published a timetable for the project, which aims to reopen the building in the second half of 2019, at a cost of £4-5million.Expressions of interest from developers will be ...

Feeding the poor at Christmas in Victorian New Cross

Charitable appeals from Victorian New Cross:'Poor Children's Dinners Sir, —The time is drawing very near when it is  customary to give the poor little destitute children a Christmas dinner of roast beef and plum-pudding, also weekly dinners during the succeeding three or four months. May I be permitted to invite the attention of your readers to ...

Honor Oak sold to Laine’s

Pub group and owners of The Ladywell Tavern and The Old Nun's Head, Laine's has bought the lease for the Honor Oak pub from the current owners the Camden Dining Group. I don't know what that really means, but a proper journalist who knows about beer reckons it's good news.fao @BrockleyCentral. This is an upgrade, I'd say ...

Port Masterclass at the Brockley Deli

The best house cleaning in south east London

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The Thinking Cinema

Daniel writes:The Thinking Cinema is a philosophical cinema specialising in showing intelligent and thought-provoking documentaries, art films, and fiction films from around the world. The cinema aims to help us understand how we exist in relation to one another. It will also exist as a space for thinking to take place, for conversations and talks, ...

Crofton Co-Op returns, December 15

It's the news you've all been waiting for. The Co-Op community engagement officer has confirmed that:"The store management and colleagues have been working hard to get the store ready to open to the community on Thursday 15th December."

Marvin Gaye in Deptford at Cheeks nightclub

This picture has been doing the rounds on facebook, pinterest etc. and has caused some excitement as it purports to show soul legend Marvin Gaye dancing in Deptford - the caption actually says 'Marvin Gaye - Cheeks Club - Deptford -1980' with the photographer given as Richard Young.This seems too good to be true - ...

The Walrus Enclosure

Howard Howe: The walrus is far more evolved than any man I've ever known. Present company included.- TuskAren't our new marquees pretty? Heaters will be arriving next week. #pubgarden #pub #newcross pic.twitter.com/IWHdFhNcvM— The Fat Walrus, SE14 (@FatWalrusPub) December 4, 2016The Fat Walrus pub (44 Lewisham Way) has built one of the wonders of Greater Brockley. ...

Bomull Press Christmas Cards

Myah writes:We are Bomull Press based in Brockley.We have some cards and posters all designed here in our studio and riso-printed in Hato press in Hackney. Last year we produced some Christmas cards for all Brockley and broccoli loving people.We’d like to offer the readers of Brockley Central 30% discount when they purchase any items ...