Education Services at Brockwell Hall: Calling for your input.

Teachers, your help needed!

As you might know Lambeth Council and Brockwell Park Community Partners are developing proposals seeking to restore Brockwell Hall in Brockwell Park through a project supported by the National Lottery Heritage Fund. More information can be found here https://brockwellhallrestoration.org/

Homes Fit for Heroes: 100 years of social housing in Dulwich and Southwark

To celebrate 100 years since the building of the 'Homes Fit for Heroes' at the Sunray and Casino Estates, Bell House, the Dulwich Society and Southwark Council are offering a series of free events celebrating these notable estates.

Southwark Council’s exhibition covering the history of the borough’s social housing will be on display at Bell House. To mark 100 years since the first phase of the Casino and Sunray Estates, the notable 'Homes Fit for Heroes' developments, Ian McInnes, Chair of the Dulwich Society, will lead two walks around the estates.

Listen to the River: a new musical inspired by John Ruskin

Herne Hill Heritage Walks, September 2019

You are warmly invited to join local historian, Robert Holden, for
three walks following the Herne Hill Heritage Trail, the award-
winning, 168 page book published by the Herne Hill Society, which
will be available on the day from the leader at £8.00, or online from
the Herne Hill Society at £9.50.

If necessary, a megaphone will be used to ensure that everyone can hear.
Saturday 14 September 2019 at 2.30

Herne Hill Station, a local landmark and a historical treasure trove

Herne Hill Forum and the Station Hall team are delighted to be hosting a local history exhibition exploring the history of Herne Hill Station itself. Here's a bit more information from the curator and creator of the exhibition, Sarah Waite:

Herne Hill's Great War

Dan Hill is a full-time military historian who works as a battlefield guide across Europe and a historical consultant and researcher for some of the UK's leading military charities, broadcasters and commemorative organisations.

In this illustrated talk, the final event in Herne Hill Society and the Charter School's "Remembering Herne Hill 1914-18" research project, Dan looks in detail at just six of Herne Hill's war casualties, each of whom took part in one of the six key battles of the war.

London's Mulberry Heritage: Belair, Brockwell & Myatt's Fields

The Museum of Walking have a walk coming up in National Park City Week (21-29 July) which passes through Herne Hill - a walkshop that covers three historic estates where mulberry trees were grown (and where some still survive): Belair Park, Brockwell Park & Myatt's Fields. 

“The Honourable Member for Norwood” by Helen Hayes MP - Thomas Lynn Bristowe Memorial Lecture

Sat 9 June, 7:45pm
“The Honourable Member for Norwood” by Helen Hayes MP
Thomas Lynn Bristowe Memorial Lecture

The Story of a Lambeth Midwife

“Seven o’clock and Not a Baby Bathed: The Story of a Lambeth Midwife”

A talk by Robert Holden for the Herne Hill Society

Wed 9 May 2018, 7:45 – 9:30pm 

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