Local accommodation – whole flat in Honor Oak Park

Whole flat available as a costly hotel alternative. 2 minutes walk from Honor Oak station on Devonshire Road Full details: https://www.airbnb.co.uk/rooms/4005108 Please get in touch through Airbnb if you'd like to enquire. Many thanks, Amy

Martin Rowson Brockley Max fundraiser, February 10

Political Cartoons: giving the gift of offence 10 February 8 pm at the Ladywell Tavern (80 Ladywell Road, SE13 7HS)Martin Rowson, one of the UK's leading cartoonists and political satirists and 'scourge of the political establishment', will give his thoughts on the power of giving and taking offence, exposing the techniques, practice and purpose of ...

Our 7th Wassail, Sunday 7th February, at 4pm

We will be carrying out our orchard maintenance from 2pm. You are welcome to join us. This involves, weeding and remulching the trees, pruning and we may be planting some new blackcurrants.   Wassail_2016

I have done my share

In the month that scientists produced evidence of the gravitational waves predicted by Einstein's theory of general relativity, Brockley's Nobel street artist, Lionel Stanhope, has produced this portrait in Hilly Fields.Thanks to Fintan for the photo.

Wickham Arms censured by Lewisham Council

The management of the Wickham Arms pub (Upper Brockley Road) have been heavily censured by the licencing enforcement team at Lewisham Council, after persistent problems with after-hours drinking, noise and other forms of public nuisance.In an extensive report published on the Lewisham Council website, the enforcement officer concludes that "the Licensing Authority remains doubtful of ...

Channel 4 Documentary Looking to speak to local private renters

Do you know any tenants on housing benefit who are living in substandard conditions? We would like to talk to people as part of our research for a programme for Channel 4. Please email Jess on Jess.a@angeleye.co.uk or phone 0333 800 8899.

Mental Health Services: cuts to CAMHS and meeting in New Cross

Interesting article in the Guardian this week on the difficulty children have getting help from NHS Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services. The focus is on Childeric Primary School in SE14: 'In every classroom in Childeric primary school in New Cross, south-east London, there is a world map stuck to the wall. Ranged around the continents ...

A little piece of utopia

Andrew Ryan: What is the difference between a man and a parasite? A man builds. A parasite asks 'Where is my share?' A man creates. A parasite says, 'What will the neighbors think?' A man invents. A parasite says, 'Watch out, or you might tread on the toes of God... '- BioShockSomething fascinating and exciting ...

Applications open for RUSS Ladywell housing scheme

An opportunity for Lewisham residents to apply for one of 33 affordable new homes within the borough has been announced. Expressions of interest are now being sought from those wishing to become residents of the new development planned by the Rural urban Synthesis Society (RUSS) in Church Grove, Ladywell, south London. Successful applicants will work ...

Martin Rowson – Talk by The Guardian Cartoonist

Political Cartoons: Giving The Gift of Offence A year on from attacks on cartoonists in Paris, Martin Rowson, as one of the UK's leading cartoonists and political satirists and 'scourge of the political establishment', will give his thoughts on the power of giving and taking offence, along the way... Martin Rowson - Talk by The ...