Greening Conversations @ The Brookmill from November

Greening Conversations @ The Brookmill from November

The St. John’s Greening Group are holding a series of talks on greening, climate change and how positive action and a possible reframing of planning and conservation issues could improve the neighbourhood we live in.  We have lined up several knowledgeable speakers...
Three New Trees for Albyn Road

Three New Trees for Albyn Road

The St. John’s Society provided support for a successful crowdfunding by St John’s residents, of £1,050, to plant three new street trees on Albyn Road: one to replace the beautiful old cherry tree on the corner of Albyn Road and St John’s Vale that was...
! TRASH ! aka TRASHY HAPPY TIMES at Lewisham People’s Day

! TRASH ! aka TRASHY HAPPY TIMES at Lewisham People’s Day

Despite the scorching heat, we think our TRASH project went very well. The Lewisham Borough Of Culture producer accommodated us appropriately in one of the tents in the climate change area. Thank you very much, Emma Halstead and team! In the run-up to the event, we...
(Slow) progress: Friendly Gardens and EV points

(Slow) progress: Friendly Gardens and EV points

Following recent positive conversations regarding antisocial behaviour in Friendly Gardens with Thames 21, Glendale, local councillors, Lewisham Council and local residents, we (the St John’s Society and Friends of Friendly Gardens) think changes will slowly...
Cliff Terrace Street Party, 05/06/22

Cliff Terrace Street Party, 05/06/22

A teeny snapshot of our day of festivities at the St John’s Street Party on Cliff Terrace today on this amazing Jubilee weekend. Extraordinarily generous spirit from all who came. What a lucky community we are, to have each other. A day when the kids (and dogs) could...