A Short and Bloody History of the 11th Lewisham Battalion from 1915-1918 Creative Critical Mass Creative Hubs Is Lewisham in Peril from Hipster Economics?

A Short and Bloody History of the 11th Lewisham Battalion from 1915-1918

The men and women of Lewisham played their part in the Great War. This post looks at the short and bloody history of the 11th Lewisham Battalion, The Queen’s Own Royal West Kent Regiment.

Creative Critical Mass

The creative landscape in Lewisham is changing. On one side it is a case of out with the old and in with the new. On the other side…

Creative Hubs

If the London Plan is the blueprint shaping the economic landscape of the city then Lewisham’s Core Strategy is the Council’s master plan to ensure the borough doesn’t become a backwater.

Is Lewisham in Peril from Hipster Economics?

The past ten years have brought a lot of change to SE4 and Lewisham. In more recent times the pace and nature of change have become ever more noticeable.

Featured Story

The Growing Influence of China on Life in Lewisham

The Growing Influence of China on Life in Lewisham

23 Apr 2014 | No Comments

If you think the extent of Chinese influence on life in Lewisham is a weekend helping of prawn crackers, sweet and sour chicken and rice then the reality couldn’t be further from this stereotype.

Our Top Pick

Lewisham Academy Trust Hit by £2m Fraud

Lewisham Academy Trust Hit by £2m Fraud

30 May 2014 | No Comments

Lewisham's leading academy trust has been the victim of a £2m financial fraud carried out over a number of years.

Urban Life

Social Enterprise Takes Step to Tackle Lewisham Empty Homes Blight

Social Enterprise Takes Step to Tackle Lewisham Empty Homes Blight

11 Feb 2014 | No Comments

In Lewisham there are 737 properties that have been empty for six months or more, according to the Council’s most recent figures (October 2013).

Local Economy

Creative Hubs

Creative Hubs

24 Jun 2014 | 1 Comment

If the London Plan is the blueprint shaping the economic landscape of the city then Lewisham’s Core Strategy is the Council’s master plan to ensure the borough doesn’t become a backwater.

People

A Short and Bloody History of the 11th Lewisham Battalion from 1915-1918

A Short and Bloody History of the 11th Lewisham Battalion from 1915-1918

4 Aug 2014 | No Comments

The men and women of Lewisham played their part in the Great War. This post looks at the short and bloody history of the 11th Lewisham Battalion, The Queen's Own Royal West Kent Regiment.

Politics

Ten Things We Learnt from the Elections

Ten Things We Learnt from the Elections

28 May 2014 | No Comments

On Thursday, 22 May Lewisham voters went to the polls to elect new councillors, a new mayor and cast their vote in the European Parliament election. Here is a list of ten things we learnt from the elections.

Arts & Culture

Creative Critical Mass

Creative Critical Mass

10 Jul 2014 | 1 Comment

The creative landscape in Lewisham is changing. On one side it is a case of out with the old and in with the new. On the other side...

Lewisham Elections 2014

Ten Things We Learnt from the Elections

Ten Things We Learnt from the Elections

28 May 2014 | No Comments

On Thursday, 22 May Lewisham voters went to the polls to elect new councillors, a new mayor and cast their vote in the European Parliament election. Here is a list of ten things we learnt from the elections.

Connect with us

First World War Centenary in Lewisham

Sign up for email updates

OUR TWEETS

Our Latest Facebook Post

  • Bat walk in Hilly Fields on Thursday, 18 September. More info at http://bit.ly/1liPe5I #Brockley #Lewisham


New Cross Oxjam Festival 2014

Content on alternativeSE4

Content on this website is subject to copyright. Contact us before using any material in whole or in part.