Queen Victoria’s Wars: Guided Walk

Our next guided walk, led by the inimitable Mike Guilfoyle, will feature visits to some of the graves of soldiers, diplomats and surgeons who saw action during Queen Victoria's reign in the furthest reaches of the British Empire from the Ashanti to the Anglo-Zulu War.The walk starts at 2:00pm on Saturday 5th October and is free though donations are welcome.  Meet by ...

5-a-side players needed

Chris writes:Last year's call for local 5-a-side footballers on Brockley Central met with huge success. However, due to the popularity of fatherhood we're falling low in numbers again. Anybody out there interested in 60 minutes of 5-a-side football with a group of ageing has-beens should get in touch. We play on the pitches at Catford ...

Wine of the times

Jeremy [voiceover]: Shit. Can't ask how much. Restaurant, you have to pretend you're infinitely wealthy for some reason. [He starts looking through the wine list]. OK, flicking, looking. If only I knew the name of any other wine. What's a wine? Is the one Hannibal Lecter drinks real or a joke?- Peep ShowLewisham Council launches ...

Morris Sendback

Prendergast Ladywell Fields College (Crofton Park School) to become all ages?

Music Monday: Sam Lee in Deptford

I was lucky enough to catch folk singer Sam Lee singing a song a couple of weeks ago at a Build the Lenox event at the Master Shipwrights House in Deptford. Sam filmed the video for his song Good Bye My Darling in the garden there last year, sitting by the fishing shack at the ...

Refresher course for second time parents

Honor Oak in Sunday Times’ top areas

talk about Womankind Worldwide – wed 2nd October

The Giffin Square Food Fair

Lewisham Council says: The Giffin Street Food Fair launches in Deptford on Saturday 5 October, beneath the 'his ‘n’ hers mural' next to the library.On the first Saturday of every month shoppers can sample a mouth-watering array of street food and drink from local chefs, bakers and traders including: jerk chicken wraps and fish cakes from The ...