For Lovers Everywhere

Happy Valentine's Day all you lovers and want-to-be lovers. On this day in 1661, Samuel Pepys recorded in his diary that he celebrated Valentine's Day and visited Deptford and Woolwich:'Up early and to Sir W. Batten’s, but would not go in till I asked whether they that opened the door was a man or a ...

Folk Festival Film

Last October the Amersham Arms in New Cross hosted the London Folk and Roots Festival. While most of the action happened downstairs, Acordes Urbansos filmed some of the participating artists singing upstairs and have now put out the film '16th Folk Room'.Michele Stodart upstairs in the Amersham ArmsIt features the Kilkawley Family, James Burton, Hankdogs, The Galleons, Lucy ...