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Far East Festival comes to Lewisham, this Saturday 6th August

Far East Festival comes to Lewisham, this Saturday 6th August

This Saturday, Mountsfield Park is once again playing host to one of the most exciting looking festivals to come to our borough this year. Far East Festival 2016 - a celebration of culture, food, and arts from the countries of the Far East - has chosen Lewisham to be it's host this year.

Top things to do for parents and kids in Lewisham

Top things to do for parents and kids in Lewisham

Having a child is a life-changing event, but it doesn’t mean that you have to forego the things that you enjoyed before becoming a parent. Be it fitness, meeting friends, pursuing hobbies, eating out or just enjoying a pint on a Sunday, we’ve scoured the borough for some of the most parent-friendly places and businesses across Lewisham. 

8 Top Places For A Burger In Lewisham

8 Top Places For A Burger In Lewisham

Burger burgers burgers. Once you've caught the bug (we have) you can't stop. Everything on the menu just seems slightly a little bit less enticing than the burger option. We've gathered a bunch of lovely eateries in Lewisham that offer some of the best burgers in town and are well worth a visit...

Your Guide To Summer Festivals In Lewisham

Your Guide To Summer Festivals In Lewisham

The festival season is nearly upon us! As the weather slowly but surely brightens up, the season of festivals is approaching, and we've got a fair share of great local festivals happening all across Lewisham this summer. From week long endeavours spanning various locations, to street art festivals taking over the high streets, there's something for everyone to check out...

A Weekend Well Spent In Lewisham

A Weekend Well Spent In Lewisham

The London Borough of Lewisham has all the ingredients to make up a perfect weekend, especially now that the sun is gracing us with its presence more frequently. From rising out of bed on Saturday morning, to crawling back in as mundane Monday begins to rear its ugly head, Lewisham has everything you need to relax, explore, hangout and soak up London’s summer vibes.

10 Amazing Decorated Shop Fronts In Lewisham

10 Amazing Decorated Shop Fronts In Lewisham

Ever walked past a shop late at night and been forced to stop and stare at the intricate artwork on their shutters? Us too! Thanks to a vibrant street-art scene in Lewisham, we've managed to seek out 10 shops across the borough with beautifully decorated shop fronts and bring them to you.

A Brief History Of The Lewisham Borough

A Brief History Of The Lewisham Borough

Ever wondered who the first people to settle in Lewisham were? Or why Ladywell is called Ladywell? Look no further. We've gone on a brief but intense look back in time to unveil some of the earliest facts about Lewisham and how the borough came into existence...

Free Parking For Your Christmas Shop in Lewisham Borough

Free Parking For Your Christmas Shop in Lewisham Borough

Throughout December the council are offering 3 free parking days to residents, which will mean free parking in all of the Car Parks that they manage (quite a few!). We thought we’d let you know about these days and which Car Parks are included in advance, so you can prepare for your Christmas shop in style by saving money on your parking as well as on your shopping with your Lewisham Card!

16 Amazing Christmas Gift Ideas Found In Lewisham

16 Amazing Christmas Gift Ideas Found In Lewisham

The festive season is fast approaching! As the excitement and sentiments begin to boil up, there is an inevitable dread inside us caused by the one downfall of this generally stress-free time: The Christmas shop. But we at The Lewisham Card are here to make it easier for you! We've hand-picked the best christmas gift ideas from local independent businesses near you.