Friendly Gardens Greening Fund Proposal

Friendly Gardens Greening Fund Proposal

The Friends of Friendly Gardens (FoFG) committee has drafted an application to Lewisham Council’s Greening Fund. Below is a summary of the proposal. They will submit the application on Friday 24th September, and if you have any suggestions or feedback on the...
Act Now to Save Lewisham’s Mature Trees

Act Now to Save Lewisham’s Mature Trees

St. John’s has seen a number of our mature street trees chopped down in 2021, often without consultation or even prior warning.  We love and value our urban trees and Lewisham continue to fell them without a clear purpose or cause. Tree stump on Lind Street,...
Green Streets of St. John’s

Green Streets of St. John’s

Last week our chair Litsa was kindly invited to visit the new music room on the top floor of Lucas Vale Primary School. As well as seeing the new facilities, the room is a perfect vantage point to take in the fabulous, tree lined streets of the St John’s area....
Deptford X 2021

Deptford X 2021

We were delighted to have Deptford X find not one, not two, not three, not four but five artistic hotspots to feature local artists in St Johns. Top of our list was The Bridge Project by Albyn road resident Alma Tischlerwood. She also designed our very popular St...
Deptford X comes to St. John’s

Deptford X comes to St. John’s

We are very excited that, as part of the Deptford X Festival 2021, four artists are going to be displaying in the St Johns Garden (on the left as you come out of St Johns Station). ‘I decided to give up rushing’ is a two-part installation made in collaboration between...