Wickham Mews Street Art – Part Two

More street art from the Wickham Mews menagerie.Hello fellow bees, how's the abdomen? Swollen with nectar, I trust?Beautiful feathered tyrantThe Court of Owls

Wickham Mews Street Art – Part One

"Old Man Coyote took this dirt and blew on it. He made the earth. It was fine and he was pleased. The ducks returned and were amazed."- Old Man Coyote Creation MythPigeon StreetBrockley must now have more works of street art per capita than anywhere else in the world. Amazing paintings stretch like a string ...

Running Course – 8 weeks starting Saturday 5 September

The Dulwich Park Runners Autumn 2015 Beginners Course starts on Saturday 5 September 2015. Every Saturday for 8 weeks – arrive by 8.50am for a 9.00am start, £30 for the entire course. The course is aimed at anyone new to running, or returning to running. We run in Dulwich Park, meeting by the entrance to ...

Other people’s blogging – Deptford High Street evolution

Deptford Dame has found an application to knock down a hideous block of flats on Deptford High Street and replace it with a modernist hotel.The hotel will be located near the station and complement the Deptford Project, which is nearing completion. It also promises to add another evening drinking venue to a street that has lost several ...

Other people’s blogging – New Cross Gate evolution

New Cross Gate 1865A couple of other local sites to let you know about / crib stuff from. Firstly, "New Cross / Often Cross", which has collected historical photos showing the evolution of New Cross Gate from 1840 to a grey day in 2015. Author Chris writes:The 'gate' in New Cross Gate comes from the ...

Prendergast Primary delayed again

Prendergast Primary School won’t be finished for the start of term. Now over a year late. @brockleycentral pic.twitter.com/nauEQ2mIVE— Kenny Tinsel (@KennyTinsel) August 27, 2015Luckily, Lewisham has loads of primary school places to spare! Eh? Oh.

Dry cleaning, laundry, ironing and alterations @Press&Co.

20% off on your first order at Press&Co. 15% off any uniformed worker We are a new and reformed dry cleaning, ironing and alteration family run business in south-east London working closely with our customers to make sure all their needs are met. We assure to get your favourite item of clothing back to its ...

Magic, Mind-Reading & Mayhem Show 24th Setp – Ivy House

Magic, Mind-Reading & Mayhem Show - 24th September 8 - 10pm @ The Ivy House, 40 Stuart Rd, Nunhead, London SE15 3BE Doors Open @ 6pm for a drink or meal beforehand and to reserve your seat Close Up Magic in the bar from 7pm from Members of the Magic Circle and from 8pm three ...

Heckstall & Smith, 107 Ladywell Road

Ladywell's new butcher, Heckstall & Smith, opened yesterday and quickly earned rave reviews. It's open 9.30am - 7pm, Weds-Fri, with a 4pm finish on Saturdays and 3pm Sundays. Visit their website here.Very, very strong start from new local butcher @heckandsmith. This chop was the business. pic.twitter.com/Yoha7jaKYb— Matt Bright (@jimmynutmeg) August 26, 2015Thanks to AB for ...

Lewisham plans big changes to waste collection

Lewisham Council has launched a consultation to reduce the cost of its waste collection and increase recycling rates - while adding to the number of bins on our pavements and in our front gardens. They write:Lewisham Council has launched a consultation on changes to waste and recycling services that would affect around 80,000 properties across ...