Ashby Mews Gate and Tarmac: Report on Meeting

A civilised but lively meeting of about 60 people took place on Thursday 19 July at Myatt Garden School [A summary of proceedings can be read and downloaded below. Detailed minutes of the meeting can viewed and downloaded here] After gates appeared at the northern end of Ashby Mews in […]


Ashby Mews: erection of gate, tarmac resurfacing and Conservation Area status

9 June 2018 Brockley Society is aware of the installation of gates at the northern end of Ashby Mews and has advised initiating mews residents (frontagers) that: retrospective planning application is needed otherwise LB Lewisham will start enforcement action as the gate is too high even though the Mews is […]


BMCG leeks ready to be planted

Breakspears Mews Community Garden – Senior Gardening Club 2018

FREE Senior Gardening Club starts on Thursday 12th April 2018. It runs for 8 weeks every Thursday, from 10am to 12.30pm Attend one session or all! Everyone is welcome, no gardening experience required and no need to book. The garden team will provide gardening tools, seeds, tea, coffee and biscuits. TIP: Please […]


Brockley Society AGM 2017

Wednesday 15 November 2017, 7.30 – 9.30pm  Brockley Social Club, 240 Brockley Road, SE4 2SU  If you are at all interested in finding out more about what the Society does, if want to get involved in a particular project, or if simply want to make a suggestion, please come along!  […]


Festival of Ideas For Change. Sunday 19th November 2017

Our second FREE Festival of Ideas is nearly upon us! Sunday November 19, 2017, from 9.30am until  5.30pm, at Lewisham Southwark College (LeSoCo) on Lewisham Way SE4 1UT. We’ve put together another line-up of speakers that draws on the areas’s great wealth of thinkers and doers. Celebrating our community strength, they will offer challenging […]


Brockley & Ladywell Front Garden Sale 2017

Saturday 9th & Sunday 10th September 2017 11am – 4pm   *****   LIST OF ADDRESSES NOW AVAILABLE   ***** View and download as a PDF here  or 3 ways to open in GoogleMaps (eg mobile): click here  or copy this: https://tinyurl.com/ybluac7k or scan this:   *****   GOOD LUCK!   *****   Why […]

Front Garden Sale

Gardeners’ Question Time at Prendergast: 29th August 2017

                  THIS EVENT IS NOW SOLD OUT. The recording of the programme will be broadcast on BBC Radio 4 at 3pm on Friday 1st September, and repeated the following Sunday (3rd) at 2pm.   Brockley Society’s Street Trees for Living  campaign is delighted to […]