Brockley Society AGM 2017

Wednesday 15 November 2017, 7.30 – 9.30pm  Brockley Social Club, 240 Brockley Road, SE4 2SU  If you are at all interested in finding out more about what the Society does, if want to get involved in a particular project, or if simply want to make a suggestion, please come along!  […]


Festival of Ideas For Change. Sunday 19th November 2017

Our second FREE Festival of Ideas is nearly upon us! Sunday November 19, 2017, from 9.30am until  5.30pm, at Lewisham Southwark College (LeSoCo) on Lewisham Way SE4 1UT. We’ve put together another line-up of speakers that draws on the areas’s great wealth of thinkers and doers. Celebrating our community strength, they will offer challenging […]


Brockley & Ladywell Front Garden Sale 2017

Saturday 9th & Sunday 10th September 2017 11am – 4pm   *****   LIST OF ADDRESSES NOW AVAILABLE   ***** View and download as a PDF here  or 3 ways to open in GoogleMaps (eg mobile): click here  or copy this: https://tinyurl.com/ybluac7k or scan this:   *****   GOOD LUCK!   *****   Why […]

Front Garden Sale

Gardeners’ Question Time at Prendergast: 29th August 2017

                  THIS EVENT IS NOW SOLD OUT. The recording of the programme will be broadcast on BBC Radio 4 at 3pm on Friday 1st September, and repeated the following Sunday (3rd) at 2pm.   Brockley Society’s Street Trees for Living  campaign is delighted to […]


Brockley Society Photographic Portrait Competition

DEADLINE EXTENDED UNTIL AUGUST 31ST Are you a keen photographer? Are you interested in Brockley, and the people who work in its businesses and shops? If so, why not enter our free photographic portrait competition! First Prize: £150 cash Second Prize: £50 cash   Entries must be portraits of the people at the heart of […]


Children Watching Punch & Judy show, 1972.

Brockley Society Open Meeting: Growing up in Brockley

7.30pm, Wednesday April 19, 2017 at the Brockley Social Club. As new people move into the area it sometimes seems that Brockley is changing. But many people who grew up in Brockley, went to school and played in our streets still live here. We are inviting several people, ranging from a […]


Breakspears Mews Community Garden: Senior Gardening Club

Breakspears Mews Community Garden is an oasis of peace, quiet and togetherness. Our sessions dedicated to Seniors start again on Thursday the 20th of April and will run every Thursday from 10am to 12.30pm, for 8 weeks, until June 15th. All Seniors are welcome, no gardening experience required and no […]

Tending the garden

The audience at the inaugural 'Festival of Ideas for Change'.

Festival of Ideas for Change

On Sunday 20th November 2016, over 250 people attended the inaugural Festival of Ideas for Change in the Mural Hall at Prendergast Hilly Fields College. A fascinating range of speakers came and shared ideas about how to achieve a more peaceful and equitable future. To find out more about this hugely […]