Deptford

The Birds Nest: Great roasts from Deptford's buzzing boozer

The Birds Nest: Great roasts from Deptford's buzzing boozer

The Birds Nest pub in Deptford is a Lewisham institution. Positioned between a roundabout and a yard, on the corner of the Deptford Greenwich border, the pub is famed for hosting live music five nights a week - everything from Dire Straits playing there back in the day to chilled reggae vibes on a Sunday afternoon.

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...

Deptford Pub The Royal Standard Set to Relaunch

Deptford Pub The Royal Standard Set to Relaunch

The Royal Standard, a long standing pub and hostel in Deptford, is undergoing a transformation and is set to re-emerge as a fully fledged gastropub in a few weeks time...Expect great food, a selection of craft beers, and a creative decor consisting of graffiti art and reclaimed or raw materials.

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...

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...