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Be enchanted at medieval palace

Something enchanting is happening at the historic Eltham Palace. Its gardens will be filled with light, colour and sound as English Heritage’s brand new season of ‘Enchanted’ events begin. The former royal palace turned art…


The Big Interview: Tim Wilson

If you find yourself rushing past Waterloo station in February battling against the winter winds, stop for a moment and cock your ear towards the Vaults and you may hear a little scream of delight…


On screen by royal appointment

By SHUJAUL AZAM shuz@slpmedia.co.uk When you’re watching the second series of the TV blockbuster royal drama The Crown, look out for  49-year-old Ivanhoe Norona, Ivanhoe, pictured, who  was spotted by TV scouts,  is playing a royal role himself…


Christmas Gifts…

Show your loved one how much you know about them by giving him/her a Song Art Print Sound Wave Art based on his/her favourite song. Mono Wave Art produces prints of any song or piece’s…


Bid is in to be the best borough

BY SHUJAUL AZAM shuz@slpmedia.co.uk A town hall has submitted its bid to be named London Borough of Culture, with a £1.1million prize up for grabs. It has described  its bid  “an ambitious and far-reaching proposal”…



Get fit in the park

A new outdoor gym has opened, thanks to a park user group. The Friends of Chinbrook Meadows  (FOCM) successfully applied to the Tesco’s Bags of Help and the London Marathon Charitable Trust for funds. A…


Party time at the Printworks

BY TOBY PORTER toby@slpmedia.co.uk One of the biggest brands in music has picked a venue which used to be Europe’s biggest printworks to celebrate its 10th anniversary. SBTV, which launched the careers of Skepta and…



A timely twist on an old favourite

BY SHUJAUL AZAM shuz@slpmedia.co.uk Cinderella at Greenwich Theatre is proving to be an astronomical success, glittering with an array of star performances. Packed with energy and talent, this panto is definitely a winner with both…


Lighting up the market…

BY NEWS REPORTER shuz@slpmedia.co.uk Schoolchildren created special lanterns with a festive food theme which were the highlight of the turning on of the Christmas lights in a town centre. Pupils from Invicta, Meridian, St Matthews…



High street is lit up for Christmas

BY NEWS REPORTER toby@slpmedia.co.uk Eltham Lights Up saw thousands of people flock to the high street to enjoy the annual winter event. There were strolling entertainers including Superman, robots and aliens to keep families entertained –…




SOUTH LONDON SINGERS

SOUTH LONDON SINGERS are giving a concert of Christmas carols and music on Saturday, 16th December 2017 at Beckenham Methodist Church, Bromley Road/Bevington Road BR3 5JE The concert starts at 7.45pm and will include carols old and new for…




There’s fun in store for kids at ASDA

Asda Charlton’s Community Champion Caroline Pettican is set to host a BBC Children in Need fundraising event in the store on today. The theme of the activities will centre around BBC Children in Need and Asda’s new…


Be sharpish, get tickets!

TV and radio celebrity Pat Sharp comes to Spirit nightclub at Norbury on November 18, bringing you a club classic and party set to remember Pat Sharp is well known for his 12-year stint presenting…


Creating a buzz about festival

BY NEWS REPORTER shuz@slpmedia.co.uk Bexley’s first literary festival – Book Buzz – will take place next year Cabinet member for community safety, environment and leisure Councillor Peter Craske announced the festival on Saturday at an event…







Upcoming Christmas events…

Summer seems barely gone, and the Christmas season is already fast approaching. Fortunately South London is full of events to keep everyone’s spirit up Candlelit Carols, Southwark Cathedral December 2, 7.30pm-9.30pm Enjoy performances from the…






Christmas Parties

By LILY HESS Winter is on its way and that means one thing – Christmas! And what better way to harness the Christmas spirit than to hold a Christmas party to remember. The South London…


Charity comedy night

Household names from comedy and music came together for an event at New Wimbledon Theatre in aid of a children’s cancer charity and for a fellow comedian whose wife has been diagnosed with cancer. The night was…


Festival of Indian music in Wimbledon

A unique festival of exotic world music is to return to ​Merton Art Space in Wimbledon Library on November 4 at 6.30pm. Saudha, the society of poetry and Indian music, one of the leading Indian classical music promoters in this…