Useful Links

There are many websites and social media accounts that can connect you to other people living in and around Herne Hill. Here’s a round up of some which you may find useful. If you’d like to suggest one, please get in touch.

Websites / apps

Herne Hill Society
https://www.hernehillsociety.org.uk
Local charity focused on Herne Hill history. Publishes ‘Herne Hill’ magazine and various books about the local area. Responds to local planning applications.

Herne Hill chat on Urban 75
https://www.urban75.net/forums/threads/herne-hill-news-chitter-chatter-and-gossip.324513/
Mike Urban’s online discussion platform for all things Herne Hill and beyond.

East Dulwich Forum
https://www.eastdulwichforum.co.uk
Very active neighbourhood forum – huge range of topics covered

Next Door (nationwide – you join your local group/s)
https://nextdoor.co.uk
Neighbourhood website and app – huge range of topics covered

Olio (nationwide – your account is linked to your location) 
https://olioex.com
Free sharing app – give away food and household items to people who live nearby / collect free stuff from your neighbours!

Checkatrade
https://www.checkatrade.com/
Get recommendations about local tradespeople. UK-wide so make sure you look around SE24.

Facebook groups

Herne Hill Local 
https://www.facebook.com/groups/hernehill.local 
Buy/sell, borrow/swap, reuse/recycle, local independent shops and businesses, stuff made and grown in Herne Hill

Herne Hill Families
https://www.facebook.com/groups/115665618485472 
Herne Hill community chat and local information sharing

East Dulwich Forum 
https://www.facebook.com/groups/900015513463302 
Anything related to East Dulwich – local restaurants, pubs, shops, services, transport, planning, recommendations, buy, sell and give away locally

Brixton Village Community Group Noticeboard 
https://www.facebook.com/groups/1032494436837515/
Chat, share, sell, give away, inform, meet up, local events

Station to Station: West Norwood and Tulse Hill BID (Business Improvement District)  
https://www.facebook.com/StationtoStationWNandTH
Represents local businesses in West Norwood and Tulse Hill

Local news

Herne Hill magazine
https://www.hernehillsociety.org.uk/publications/herne-hill-magazine/
The only magazine with news and features dedicated to Herne Hill

Brixton Blog
https://brixtonblog.com
Online community newspaper covering local news, music, food, events and history

Herne Hill Forum
https://www.hernehillforum.org.uk/
For news about what the Herne Hill Forum are up to, check out their website which has more detail about some of the projects they have undertaken over the years.

Evening Standard
https://www.standard.co.uk/topic/herne-hill
The Evening Standard has a section for news in and around Herne Hill.

Southwark news
https://www.southwarknews.co.uk/tag/herne-hill/
Any Southwark News articles tagged with “Herne Hill” appears here.

In Your Area
https://www.inyourarea.co.uk/areas-we-cover/England/Greater%20London/Herne%20Hill
Another news aggregator website covering Herne Hill and surrounding areas.

Metropolitan Police
https://news.met.police.uk/latest_news/tag/herne-hill
Any Met Police news items tagged with “Herne Hill” appears on their website.