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Christmas Advent Windows

Christmas Advent Windows

After 18 months of pandemic, SJS felt that people needed more socially distanced socialising with some colour and fun brought to the neighbourhood – as can be seen by these beautiful photographs. 15 households in St John’s, decorated their front windows/gardens with a...

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 proposed...

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, March...

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.There...