Best Newcomer 2013 – The Malaysian Deli

Congratulations to the Malaysian Deli (338 Brockley Road), which has won the 2013 Brockley Central Newcomer of the Year Award for best new high street business, collecting 39% of reader votes.Brockley is relatively poorly served by Asian food businesses, a problem made all the more acute by the temporary closure of Thai restaurant Smiles. The Malaysian ...

London1to365

Today is the last day of photographer Roger Dean's London1to365 project. For every day of the last year, Roger has posted a photograph of a London house number corresponding to the day of the year (e.g. number 200 on the 200th day of the year). He says ' Each of the numbers photographed have caught my ...

London Urban Legends Talk

Transpontine co-founder Scott Wood put blogging on hold a few years ago to spend his time writing an actual book, among other things. The result is 'London Urban Legends: The Corpse on the Tube and Other Stories', published recently by the History Press.On Thursday January 9th 2014, Scott will be giving a talk on the ...

Eubanks OBE

Congratulations to Cynthia Eubanks, Executive Headteacher, Grinling Gibbons and Lucas Vale Primary Schools, who picks up an OBE in the New Year Honours List for services to Education, crowning an excellent year for the area's schools. One hundred per cent of Grinling Gibbons students achieved Level 4 or above in reading, writing and maths in ...

NYE Parties

A few ways to celebrate NYE locally:- The Royal Albert will be hosting a free party "til late, first come, first served."- The Orchard is hosting a "free party at ours with the awesome DJ @saffrolla spinning tunes til late."- The Gantry says: "Hat party! All hat bearers get a free shot. Last year 5am, ...

Brockley Mess: buggy, baby, toddler, child UNFRIENDLY

Cinetopia 4, January 17th

7.30pm at the Hill Station, Kitto Road. Andrew writes:A charming, bitter-sweet tale of childhood in 1950s Sweden shows a young boy sent to live with rural relatives when his ailing mother can no longer cope with his behaviour. A seamless mix of tragedy and humour, this witty and perceptive film centres on a remarkable performance ...

12 Week Fitness Bootcamp @Bellingham Green

12 WEEK FITNESS BOOTCAMP @BLYTHE HILL FIELDS -FOREST HILL

Fancy Dress Wiggle New Year’s Eve Party @ The New Ladywell Tavern