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Tour of The Greyhound

Tour of The Greyhound

Posted on 08. Oct, 2017 by .

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The Sydenham Society had a tour of The Greyhound with the new owners and have tweeted a few photos. The fit out is going well although, as with most builds, there are a few unexpected surprises which may impact a launch date. They’re keen to launch ASAP though, hopefully December as planned. Their vision for […]

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Southern Rail services go into reverse

Southern Rail services go into reverse

Posted on 16. Sep, 2017 by .

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New timetable cuts our direct rush hour trains to East Croydon and late night trains from London Bridge

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British dramatised documentary Notes on Blindness

British dramatised documentary Notes on Blindness

Posted on 14. Sep, 2017 by .

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Sydenham Film Club is putting on a screening of critically acclaimed British dramatised documentary Notes on Blindness at 7.30pm Thursday 28th September at a cost of only £5 on the door.

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The Greyhound – internal refurbishment begins!

The Greyhound – internal refurbishment begins!

Posted on 08. Sep, 2017 by .

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Work began this week on the internal refurbishment of our beloved historic pub The Greyhound in Sydenham. After too many years of neglect, the pub will soon be brought back to it’s former glory serving our local community. Assuming no delays with utilities, the owner calculates that the work will take around 11/12 weeks so […]

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Writing 12th century fact as fiction – A tale of the Jews of York

Writing 12th century fact as fiction – A tale of the Jews of York

Posted on 08. Sep, 2017 by .

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Pop along to Kirkdale Bookshop on 28th September 7:30pm for a talk by Judith Barrett – mainly about the historical background to her novel, Out of the Fire (written as Millie Pearson), but also, with a nod to Hilary Mantel, about the ethics of raiding history for plot and character. The events that took place […]

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Quiz Nite at Sydenham Community Library

Quiz Nite at Sydenham Community Library

Posted on 08. Sep, 2017 by .

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Take part in our local quiz night and raise funds to support our local community library

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Improved walking and cycling

Improved walking and cycling

Posted on 07. Sep, 2017 by .

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Join the Sydenham & Forest Hill Societies in our campaign to make local walking and cycling easier! We are pursuing an initiative to secure a potentially large sum of TfL money for street improvements to make walking and cycling the easy and obvious choice for local journeys in Sydenham, Forest Hill and Perry Vale wards. So […]

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Nominate unsung heroes for Mayor’s Award

Nominate unsung heroes for Mayor’s Award

Posted on 06. Sep, 2017 by .

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Lewisham residents are invited to nominate unsung heroes who volunteer in their spare time for the Mayor’s Award.

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Sydenham Assembly meeting on Tuesday 5th September at 7pm

Sydenham Assembly meeting on Tuesday 5th September at 7pm

Posted on 01. Sep, 2017 by .

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The next Sydenham Assembly meeting is on Tuesday 5th September at 7pm. Please come along to Sydenham Centre, 44A Sydenham Road

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Free guided bat walk

Free guided bat walk

Posted on 01. Sep, 2017 by .

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Join Friends of Hillcrest Woods for a FREE guided bat walk

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Allotment open day Sunday 3rd September

Allotment open day Sunday 3rd September

Posted on 01. Sep, 2017 by .

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Kent House Leisure Gardens have their open day on Sunday 3rd September 11am-3pm

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