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Afternoon tea @ The Ivy Cafe, Blackheath

Afternoon tea usually feels likes just the ticket for a celebration meal – big birthdays, civilised pre-wedding gatherings or anniversaries, and for that reason schlepping into central London doesn’t seem like much of a problem….


South London ‘Toddlers’ help raise £265k

Nurseries and groups of children in South London toddled their way towards a national total of £265,350 to help Barnardo’s transform the lives of vulnerable youngsters. Under-fives groups from Wandsworth, Merton, Lambeth, Lewisham and Croydon…














Lord of the Flies at Greenwich Theatre

By Calum Fraser @calumfraser4  calum@slpmedia.co.uk This production of Lord of the Flies took immersive theatre to another level. Approaching Greenwich Theatre I was met with the babble of children’s chatter. About 50 – 60 teens…










Vital to use Vyta to get fit

ADVERTISEMENT FEATURE Joshua Ashley, 23, from Victoria, has created VYTA – the app that allows you to book a high-quality personal trainer (PT), yoga instructor or boxing coach straight to your doorstep within a few…


National Apprenticeship Week in West Norwood

Fashion apprenticeships are to be promoted to young people, at an event taking place during National Apprenticeship Week at London’s Fashion Retail Academy. The academy is hosting an open evening for Lambeth school pupils, parents…











Sparrow restaurant, Lewisham

Sparrow restaurant is gaining a name for itself for spearheading a culinary renaissance in Lewisham with its focus on high-quality small platters and British produce. But the fine dining establishment in Rennell Street is letting…



Brewers are back in Brockley

Beefy brewers are back in costume to celebrate the release of a new beer. Brockley Brewers launched their Spring Pale at a party on Friday, dressing their brewers up in bunny suits to welcome in…


Ivy Cafe, Tower Bridge by Paloma Lacy

Once upon a time, The Ivy was probably one of the West End’s most well-feted restaurants, known for the famous names gracing its tables and infamous for the jaw-dropping prices. The roll-out of the slightly…



Novel idea for boozy blog

BY TOBY PORTER toby@slpmedia.co.uk You know when two men get together in the pub and talk about Taylor Swift’s make-up, wedding outfits, their love for their mums and Kim Kardashian’s baby? Nah? Thought not. When blokes…