Brockley Society president and veteran historian Gillian Heywood MBE is leading another of her fascinating walking tours of the hidden gems of Brockley. It will take place between on Sunday 8th May, between 11am-12.30pm. Running between the back gardens of the large houses on Upper Brockley Road, Manor Avenue, Wickham Road […]
Breakspears Mews Community Garden is a shared green space that has been planned, designed, built and maintained by some community members for the use and enjoyment of all Brockley’s community. We grow vegetables, herbs, fruits and flowers communally. The Garden has developed over the last three years, after local residents […]
Comedy legend and local boy Spike Milligan was born on April 16th 1918 in Ahmednagar, India. Aged about 14, his family moved back to the UK: first to 4 Ringstead Rd, Catford, and later to Gabriel Street and Riseldine Road in Honor Oak Park. About 25 Spike fans and the […]
The Tree Committee cordially invite you to the 5th ‘Tree Enthusiasts’ event! 11.30am, Sunday 13th March 2016 Upstairs at the Talbot Public House “STREET TREES – Everything to play for!” Since 2012, local residents have raised and voted for funds to plant nearly 150 new trees, at numerous locations in […]
Seniors citizens from Brockley and beyond came together for several hours on Saturday 13th February at the Brockley Social Club for the ‘Midwinter Warmer’ event, now in its eighth year. Sandwiches and cakes were provided by volunteers, and entertainment was provided by the Seniors Choir. One senior, Gloria Brown, […]
Brockley Society Tree Committee – Tree Enthusiast’s Event Sunday 29 November 2015 11.30am – 12.30pm The Talbot Public House, 2 Tyrwhitt Road, Brockley, SE4 1QG (Lewisham Way end) It’s tree-planting season in gardens as well as streets. It’s another chance for many to replace a tree or plant a new one. Questions will […]
Wednesday 11 November 2015 from 6pm at the Brockley Social Club, 240 Brockley Road, SE4 2SU (corner Foxberry Road, opposite Esso garage). From 6pm: Sale of the Big Photo 7.30pm: Presentation – background to 1918 photo 8.30 – 9.30pm: AGM business
An outstanding concert of celebrated performers in a spectacular setting to raise funds for street tree planting in Brockley. Ticket price of £45 includes sparkling wine and canapes.