Learn about Lambeth Borough and trace the history of your Herne Hill house

This September, Lambeth Heritage Festival takes place.  A programme of free events and activities all about the history and heritage of the borough, and its communities led by Lambeth Archives. On Wednesday 4th September, 8pm at Carnegie Library, Alan Piper of the Brixton Society and Len Reilly of Lambeth Archives will tell the story of … More Learn about Lambeth Borough and trace the history of your Herne Hill house

Brixton Market’s new website: built with the community and ‘wired’ audience in mind

Brixton. It’s South London’s trendy hub for the eater-outers, the dance all-nighters and especially the market-goers. But the markets aren’t a new thing – they’ve been around for decades. Traders started out by selling fruit and veg. But now they sell everything from clothes and furniture, to foods from around the world. This August 2013 … More Brixton Market’s new website: built with the community and ‘wired’ audience in mind

Sweet music to while away the weekends’ and it’s free! September 1st & 8th 2013

I speak for myself here when I say a weekend to remember would be one filled with good food, inspiring company, whilst enjoying a line up of great bands….. Who’s with me? Well, these memories are upon us, so dust off the diary and block out the afternoon of 1st and 8th September as the … More Sweet music to while away the weekends’ and it’s free! September 1st & 8th 2013

Kids drama classes launch Saturday 24th August at The Florence Pub, Herne Hill

Mum’s and dad’s, visitors to the Half Moon pub garden on a Saturday afternoon will have experienced the delights of the Tippee Toes team.   Due to recent circumstances and the unfortunate, temporary closure of The Half Moon, the classes have moved to a new venue.     I’m pleased to announce the new Tippee … More Kids drama classes launch Saturday 24th August at The Florence Pub, Herne Hill

We want to help!

This week, Herne Hill, South East London suffered a flood which hit Half Moon Lane and the market area, due to a burst water main.   Fire crews and police were called, while local businesses, residents and community workers pulled together to return to a level of normality. Residents and businesses will now be faced … More We want to help!

Herne Hill Flood: Thames Water and UK Power Networks Meeting Thursday 8th August

Last night, I attended the Thames Water and UK Power Networks Meeting at Baptist Church Hall, Half Moon Lane.  Local businesses, residents, supporters attended the meeting to get an update on the big clean up.   Herne Hill Society and Herne Hill Forum were also present. Robert Holden, Herne Hill Forum spokesperson kindly allowed me to post … More Herne Hill Flood: Thames Water and UK Power Networks Meeting Thursday 8th August

Do you like to cycle? Fancy trying a taster course in track cycling at Herne Hill Velodrome?

Track Cycling Taster at Herne Hill Velodrome 2012 and 2013 have been great years for cycling, from the 2012 Olympic cycling events, two Brits – Bradley Wiggins and Chris Froome – winning the 2012 and 2013 Tour De France and this weekends Prudential London Ride which took place in London today. There are many cycling events I … More Do you like to cycle? Fancy trying a taster course in track cycling at Herne Hill Velodrome?