Nunhead Cemetery Open Day Saturday 18th May 2019 11am to 5pm

The FOBLC have a stall at this wonderful event organised by the Friends of Nunhead Cemetery. There will be tours of Nunhead cemetery, visits to the chapel and crypt (which is not usually open), plus special activities for kids like face painting, we hope to see you there!  

NUNHEAD CEMETERY OPEN DAY Saturday 19th May 11am – 5pm

The FOBLC will again be having a stall at this event organised by the Friends of Nunhead Cemetery. It's a great day, hopefully see you there!

Snow on Nunhead Scouts Memorial

Snow in Nunhead Cemetery today, here on the scouts memorial. This is the burial place of eight boy scouts aged 11 to 14 from the 2nd Walworth troop who were drowned on 3 August 1912 when their boat capsized at Leysdown on the Isle of Sheppey. Among those who survived was Edward Beckham, great grandfather of ...


Historic and Beautiful Victorian NUNHEAD CEMETERY OPEN DAYSATURDAY►16 MAY 2015◄ 11.00 am ~ 5.00 pm WOODCRAFTING DEMONSTRATIONSHISTORY, ECOLOGY & LOCAL GROUPS STALLS PLANTS FOR SALE; BIRDS OF PREYTOURS OF CEMETERY & CRYPT HOMEMADE REFRESHMENTSCHOIRS IN THE CHAPEL; CHILDREN’S BUG HUNTEXHIBITION IN THE MAUSOLEUM & MORE (All subject to availability)__________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________NUNHEAD CEMETERY, LINDEN GROVE, LONDON SE15 P12 bus and Nunhead Railway StationOrganised by the Friends ...

Nunhead Cemetery Open Day Saturday 17th May

We will be having a stall at the annual Nunhead Cemetery Open Day this Saturday, 17th May 11am - 5pm. It's always a great day. Do pop along to look at the stalls, enjoy the guided walks and come by and see us

Supermarket Self-Checkout – is scanning kind of scabbing?

Always been a Marc Almond fan musically, and I think we can claim a bit of him for South London as he lived around the Bermondsey Street area for quite a while (not sure he still does). In fact he's just about to release an exciting-sounding London-themed album 'The Tyburn Tree' with John Harle, which ...

Book and Candle: a Nunhead Cemetery Mystery

Walking in Nunhead Cemetery recently I noticed a grave with an old book on it, and a tealight candle which had evidently been lit.Was there some connection between the book and the grave's inhabitants? Had a descendant of the deceased placed it there as well lighting a candle in their memory? Opening the book I was ...

Nunhead Cemetery 2013 Open Day

Our big sister the FONC are having their annual Open Day on Saturday the 18th May from 11am to 5pm.  It's always a great event and the Friends of Brockley & Ladywell will have a stand so we look forward to meeting you there.  For more details go to