Jack Harris : The Goose Is Out! The Ivy House, Thursday 9 March

Jack Harris : The Goose Is Out! Thursday 9 March, The Ivy House, 40 Stuart Road. SE15 3BE. Doors open 7pm.Live Music from 8pm. £7 on the door. Floorspots welcome. We are delighted to see the brilliant Jack Harris finally getting the wider recognition he so richly deserves. Jack is receiving much deserved praise for ...

Group therapy

Gonce writes:I am a psychotherapist looking for potential spaces in the Brockley area. Just wondering if anyone knows of any therapy rooms available to rent in our area? Or whether there any other therapists looking to get into co-operative to rent a room we could make into a therapy room?If you can help or want ...

The Telegraph Hill Festival 2017

Into the Woods at last year's FestivalSanjit writes:Telegraph Hill Festival celebrates the arts and the diverse, creative community in this part of South East London.The 2017 Telegraph Hill Festival has a huge range of events spread out over  16 days from 25 March to 9 April 2017.In addition to the large scale musical, cabarets and ...

Lewisham switches to fortnightly black bin collection

Lewisham Council writes:​From June there will be big changes to rubbish and recycling collections.Free food waste collectionsAnyone who currently has their own rubbish and recycling wheelie bins (mostly those who live in a house or a flat in a converted house) will get:a small food waste bin to go alongside their other binsa smaller kitchen ...

Hullabaloo, Deptford

Hullabaloo is a new Indian cafe on Douglas Way, Deptford. It joins a growing list of food options in the area and is a stone's throw from Deptford Market Yard.Its website gives nothing away, so if you've had a chance to try it out, please share your thoughts here.

Replaiced

Tony's Plaice has gone, hail the new Kings.The Brockley Cross fish and chip shop has had some cosmetic changes under its new owners, although it is fittingly sticking with the royal blue colour scheme.But is it as good - or better- than its predecessor? Let us know once you've had a chance to try it ...

Doris day

We seem to have been reasonably lucky not to have lost too many trees to storm Doris yesterday, but this large Sycamore did succumb. Adelaide Avenue was closed briefly but the tree was pretty quickly removed by the council's contractors. As you can see, the heart wood was rotten (see the dark brown staining in ...

Saw this dust …!

Anyone know what is happening here? Pictured this Wednesday near the corner of Harefield and Breakspears Roads, this maple tree (Acer saccharinum) appears to have been hollowed and then flushed out by the rain, possibly by some sort of borer. We welcome any suggestions as to what may have caused this and what it means for the ...

Are you over 60? Enjoy friendly social activities

Would you like to meet new people and try new activities? Link Age Southwark offers friendly social activities to over-60s in Southwark, including more than 20 social groups ranging from singing to bridge to yoga. You can also be matched with a befriender to visit you at home for an hour a week for a ...

Writer seeks partner

Jacqui writes:I am an aspiring writer who needs nudging and I am looking for a writing buddy.Although writing and reading groups are great I'm really looking for an individual in the same boat as me  - have an idea for a book, done some of the donkey work but need some help / criticism / ...