Bob Hoskins RIP – by the river

Farewell Bob Hoskins, a great London actor, so here he is (mostly) by the River Thames:By Tower Bridge in the Long Good Fridaywith Helen Mirren in The Long Good Fridaywith Helen Mirren by St Thomas Hospital SE1 in Last Orderswith Michael Caine in Last Orders... scene shot in the Larkhall Tavern in Claphamon the South ...

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Eddie Mulholland – 1980s South London Photos

Some great 1980s London photographs at the Telegraph today, by their photographer Eddie Mulholland from his time at the South London Press back in the day.There's David Bowie on a visit to Brixton (presumably his childhood home in Stansfield Road)...The last days of Peek Freans biscuit factory in Bermondsey (it closed in 1989)...And this one ...

Charity’s Election Call to Improve Lewisham’s High Streets

The charity which campaigns for pedestrians, Living Streets, is calling on Lewisham residents to demand a commitment to improving their local high streets from candidates in the upcoming council elections. [...]

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Stay Tuned at The Ravensbourne Arms

General Manager at the Ravensbourne, Lee Gentry, writes: "We have the first of our new DJ nights starting on Friday 2nd May. 'Stay Tuned' is a first Friday of the month fixture with a handful of local DJs spinning original vinyl in the form of funk and disco. It's free entry, runs from 9pm-1am and ...

The Grapes of Wrath 75th Anniversary Party

Grr, fascists... Chris from Cafe Crema writes:Friday 2nd May at Cafe Crema: we're celebrating the 75th birthday of the good book - and also supporting Hope not Hate's campaign against UKIP and the BNP - with a gig and piano jam hoedown. From 8 'til late. £3. Please bring tapping toes and antifascist sentiments. Cafe Crema 306 ...

Conference Report – a quick snapshot

Well, what can we say? We're bowled over!!The Brockley Society's first ever conference "Trees in the City" held at LeSoCo last Saturday was a huge success, with a total audience over the day of 110 (and never less than about 50!). Tom Armour, our opening speaker, Chartered landscape architect, founder and head of Landscape Architecture Business, ...

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