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Hither Green

A quiet south-east London commuter hotspot

"A place so integral and central to modern science, you can learn so much at Royal Greenwich Observatory."

Divyesh Bhanderi

"Having a picnic, chatting with friends or just reading a book in the sun..Greenwich Park is bliss on a sunny day!"

Chris Venter

"Sit back and take in the sites from south east London's modern penthouses...."

Divyesh Bhanderi

What is your favourite place?

Where do Hither Green locals go?

Archibald's

An independent coffeeshop with a gorgeous sun trap of a garden that serves an amazing full brunch menu.

Luciano's

Such great service from this independent restaurant. The pizzas and the seafood are highly recommended!

Gail's

Fantastic olive bread and a great place to pick up a sneaky afternoon snack!

Buenos Aires Café

The best Argentinian steak restaurant ever, where the walls are covered in iconic photos taken by its owner. Definitely ask for an upstairs table overlooking Blackheath.

Zerodegrees

The food and wide range of beers brewed in house make this place so popular! They do scrumptious, fresh stonebaked pizzas and the views of Blackheath are great. A nice place for a drink and food.

The Point

One of the most secluded spots with amazing views over London. Not a tourist in sight and the perfect place for a picnic too.

Brockley Market

Award-winning, bustling market selling seasonal produce and delicious street food.

Jam Circus

A quirky pub that serves good food. It's also child friendly during the day.

Royal Observatory Greenwich

The observatory is a great place for all ages to visit. There are usually a number of exhibitions for all ages giving a history of time and space and the architecture is wonderful. During the evening you can see the green laser across the sky that shows the meridian line.

Greenwich Park

Going for a run is never dull with this on your doorstep...

Le Querce

The finest Italian restaurant I have ever been to, with a varied and fresh menu that caters for everyone from meat eaters to vegans and all in between without seeming to try! I book for anniversaries, birthdays, visits from friends - any excuse to attend the best restaurant I know of. It may not look particularly salubrious, but it is child-friendly by day and romantically candle-lit by night. I cannot recommend it highly enough!

The Gantry

This delightful restaurant and bar is cosy inside during the winter, yet there's an amazing garden for the summer months.

Al Pancino at The Spread Eagle

Amazing food and service. The best Italian food in Greenwich.

Heap's Sausages

Head here for the best breakfast in Greenwich! A great local family-run business...

The Greenwich Vintage Market

Some great unusual finds here and it's open every day of the week!

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Why not explore the nearby areas of Lee, Lewisham, Blackheath, Catford, Kidbrooke, Downham, Greenwich, Forest Hill, New Cross and Deptford

What do you love about Hither Green?

Why do you find Hither Green a great place to live?

Shirley

"A community feel, period properties, great schools, transport links, brilliant parks and independent boutiques. "

April 2016

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"During the Peasants' Revolt of 1381, the Kentish rebels met with royal government representatives on Blackheath and continued into London, killing government officials, attacking gaols and setting fire to buildings in the City. Eventually the rebels were forced out of London, but continued to cause trouble in other parts of the South West."

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Child-friendly activities near Hither Green

Perform - Drama Workshops

Lochaber Hall
The only drama dance and singing workshops for 4-7 year olds that focuses on helping develop children's confidence co-ordination communication and concentration skills. Perform will give your child amazing social skills and will be the best fun of their week. Website

Babistic Baby Massage

Manor House Gardens
Learn how to massage your baby with a full body routine and yoga movements. Learn some songs & rhymes too. There is time set aside after each session for refreshments, feeding of baby and to socialise with others if you would like to stay around for. Website

Threshold Dance & Drama

Church of The Good Shepherd Hall
Threshold Theatre Arts is an exciting and dynamic stage school offering Acting & Dance classes. Bringing children and young people together from many different schools in the area, we feel that acting and dance classes away from the normal school environment give young people more confidence, improve social skills and boost self esteem. Website

Rucksack Music

St. Margarets Church Crypt
Come and enjoy a relaxed, guided musical session For children (0 - 4 years old), and their parents/carers; With small percussion instruments to experience and enjoy. Website

Aquatots

Lewisham Pool,
All our babies are born with the natural ability to swim and are perfectly adapted to immersion in water. AQUATOTS methods are based on word association, fun and encouragement, so your baby gradually builds up confidence and skills in the water. Discover the wonderful experience of swimming together with your baby, both above and under the water. Website

Art and Drama courses for children

The Conservatoire
Come along and join us on adventures of the imagination, inventing new stories and exploring old ones.This class is based on interactive storytelling and ensemble theatre techniques which will encourage and nurture creative play. Website

Early Years Music: Tiny Tots (0-18mths)

The Conservatoire
At this young age we focus on the interaction between child and carer. Musical concepts are introduced through play while exploring different sound sources - especially our singing voices. Website
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