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South East London

A locals' guide to South East London

"There are some great new developments springing up in Beckenham"

Ashley Whitehouse

"I love this stunning converted coach house set within breathtaking Sundridge Park Golf Course."

Ryan Ninnis

"Crystal Palace transmitting station is a beacon for the South."

Simon Darvill

What is your favourite place?

Where do South East London locals go?

Brown & Green Cafe

This charming cafe sells delicious cakes and fried breakfasts. It's a great spot to visit on a lazy Sunday afternoon or after a jog around Mayow Park!

Luciano's

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

Church House Gardens

Beautiful gardens that form a magical setting for outdoor performances on the open-air stage and in the amphitheatre.

The Beer Shop

Lovely little craft beer micro pub with great music, staff and beer!

Joanna's Restaurant

Mocktails and cocktails whilst enjoying lovely views of the City from the top of Crystal Palace Triangle.

ASK Italian

Great pastas and wood-fired pizzas, you can always find voucher codes for this Italian chain.

Papa Charlie

Mediterranean food in the heart of Greenwich along bustling Greenwich Church Street. A wide and varied menu of dishes and cuisines and a great place for all the family.

The Refinery

An industrial, but welcoming bar and restaurant hidden behind Tate Modern.

Good Thymes Supper Club

A monthly supper club inside someone's home in Ladywell, where local people come to meet and taste some good home-cooked food. Every month there's a different theme.

Telegraph Hill Park

The park with a view! Enjoy a picnic with a landscape of the most beautiful city line. #TelegraphHillPark

West Norwood Health and Leisure Centre

So many activities for adults and children. I personally love the exercise classes, Zumba and Boxfit.

The View From the Shard

A really nice afternoon out if you are new to London, have visitors or just want something to do one day. Amazing uninterrupted views over London and on a clear day you can see for over 30 miles!

Ginger and Bean

A cute coffee shop in Sundridge Park with homemade cakes and toasted sandwiches. The coffee is to die for!

Selhurst Park

A great day out for all the family watching Crystal Palace FC play at their home ground.

Hideaway

The best live music venue in South London.

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Why not explore the nearby areas of Catford, Hither Green, Lewisham, Downham, Forest Hill, Lee, Sydenham, Blackheath, Beckenham and Upper Sydenham

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"St George's Church on Beckenham's High Street is reported to have the oldest lychgate in England dating from the 13th century. A lychgate is a timber framed arch found at the entrance to many churchyards."

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Child-friendly activities near South East London

Breastfeeding Support

Bellingham Baby Cafe
Come along to the breastfeeding cafe for a friendly welcome and refreshments as well as support and information to help you breastfeed your baby. 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

Boppin' Bunnies

St. Saviours Scout Hall,
Exciting music classes for under 5s, led by professional musicians. Running across the South East, for families nurseries and schools! Bookings: Per term = £6.50/class | Per half term = £7/class | Drop-in = £8 subject to availability Website

Saturday Morning Drama for 5-7 yrs

Bellingham Leisure & Lifestyle Centre
Fun and creative sessions on a Saturday morning! Play drama games make friends and have fun. Weekly drop-in workshops. Parents/carers can wait or come back and collect their children at 11am. 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

Tuesday Music School - clarinet group tuition (6-9yrs)

The Conservatoire
Come and learn the clarinet in the most fun way possible! Our experienced tutors will guide you through the journey of learning your instrument and together with the rest of your group will join up with the other classes to create an orchestra! Website

Make Art with Children Course

The Conservatoire,
The Little Art-venture Club will introduce your child to the fun of art making in a safe and fun environment. Your child will learn new skills on a week-to-week basis and gain more confidence in the vocabulary they use to describe what they see and feel. Website
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