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Local Council

Creative writing for children – Tuesdays after school

Peckham Space have teamed up with Peckham Library to hold creative writing workshops for children this autumn. The workshops, for children aged 11 to 16 are being hosted by writer and storyteller Sandra Agard with [..read more..]

Bus 343 public meeting, Thursday 18th April

Our local councillors have arranged a public meeting next week to discuss the long-running problems with overcrowding on the 343 bus.  The meeting will be chaired by our London Assembly member, Valerie Shawcross, who has [..read more..]

Buses – a fresh campaign

Regular users of the 343 bus will be all-too-familiar with buses getting more and more  overcrowded, to the point that it is becoming more and more difficult to get on the bus at all.  It [..read more..]

Tesco loading bay on BBC1

There was a programme on BBC1 on Tuesday evening about parking fines.  It included some footage filmed at the loading bay outside Tesco on Southampton Way. The programme is available on BBC iPlayer here until [..read more..]

Fun in Burgess Park this Saturday (4th)

There will be a special event in Burgess Park this coming Saturday. “Sacrilege” is a bouncy castle, a life-sized replica of Stonehenge.  It is touring the UK as part of the London 2012 Festival.  It [..read more..]

Burgess Park reopens Saturday 21st July

After nearly a year without our park, we are very pleased that Burgess Park will at last reopen on Saturday 21st July following its makeover, just in time for the school summer holidays. Not all [..read more..]

Hosepipe ban and Burgess Park

A hosepipe ban is now in force in our area.  The ban, which came into effect last week, follows a prolonged dry spell.  It applies not only to watering the garden, but also for any [..read more..]

Jobs fair at Tuke School next Saturday (24th)

Interested in finding a job opportunity locally?  Or are you looking for advice on training and opportunities, how to write a CV or how to set up your own business? Southwark Council have organised a [..read more..]

Empty unit to become a place of worship

At Wednesday evening’s meeting of Camberwell Community Council, councillors voted by a majority of 4-2 to approve an application to permit the empty shop unit next to Tesco to be used as a place of [..read more..]

Empty unit next to Tesco

We’ve become aware of a planning application, due to be considered by Camberwell Community Council next Wednesday, for the empty shop unit next to Tesco on Southampton Way. The application is for the unit to [..read more..]