At Greenwich Market you’ll see the amazing watercolour and calligraphy of artist Monsoon Note

At Greenwich Market you’ll see the amazing watercolour and calligraphy of artist Monsoon Note

Eliza FrostJun 21, 2024

How the inspirational ‘rainforests and lush greenery’ of south India inspires Greenwich artist Neethu Babu Raj “With calligraphy, it’s like the old saying, practise…

Greenwich’s Fan Museum’s ‘A Focus on Paris’ exhibition extended to 17th August

Greenwich’s Fan Museum’s ‘A Focus on Paris’ exhibition extended to 17th August

Eliza FrostJun 16, 2024

Mary Kitson of Greenwich’s The Fan Museum transports The Weekender to Paris and explains the craftmanship of fan-making  “There were probably more people involved in the…

A Year in the Life: photographer Hugh Fox exhibits the people and places of the Old Royal Naval College

A Year in the Life: photographer Hugh Fox exhibits the people and places of the Old Royal Naval College

Eliza FrostJun 15, 2024

Photographer Hugh Fox has documented the people and places of the Old Royal Naval College over the last twelve months Capturing the passing of…

Dreams came true for trio of friends at their newly opened restaurant Wilson’s in Ladywell

Dreams came true for trio of friends at their newly opened restaurant Wilson’s in Ladywell

Eliza FrostJun 14, 2024

‘This is what we’ve always wanted to do’: one of the founders behind the new Ladywell restaurant tells us about the love of local  “A…

Things to do and see in south London this summer June & July

Things to do and see in south London this summer June & July

Eliza FrostJun 8, 2024

Local events round-up including Cockpit Summer Open Studios in Deptford Cockpit Summer Open Studios is an opportunity for the public to meet some of the…

Royal Museums Greenwich partners with Royal Parks for World Oceans Day celebrations 

Royal Museums Greenwich partners with Royal Parks for World Oceans Day celebrations 

Eliza FrostJun 5, 2024

Follow a self-guided trail to learn about the earth, take part in ocean-themed activities and listen to talks on waves and waters as part…

Things to do in south London in June

Things to do in south London in June

Eliza FrostJun 3, 2024

From summer sports screenings and Father’s Day events to KISSTORY and bonkers comedy nights – these are the events you won’t want to miss…

Helena Bonham Carter announced as narrator for Woolwich’s ‘Viola’s Room’

Helena Bonham Carter announced as narrator for Woolwich’s ‘Viola’s Room’

Eliza FrostJun 3, 2024

The immersive experience by Punchdrunk sees the Harry Potter star journey you through a ‘gothic fairytale’  Punchdrunk has announced Helena Bonham Carter as the narrator for…

Things to do and see in Greenwich and Lewisham this summer

Things to do and see in Greenwich and Lewisham this summer

Eliza FrostMay 17, 2024

Get out and about town this May and experience everything from theatre and comedy to birdwatching and historical pub walks Mr Toad at Greenwich…

Interview: Actor and puppeteer in Tom Fletcher’s There’s a Monster in Your Show at Blackheath Halls

Interview: Actor and puppeteer in Tom Fletcher’s There’s a Monster in Your Show at Blackheath Halls

Eliza FrostMay 14, 2024

Puppeteer and actor Charlie Daniells on making a ‘magical and memorable’ experience for first-time theatregoers Musician and author Tom Fletcher’s interactive adventures from his Who’s…

It was called The Duke of Edinburgh, then The Vanbrugh for 20 years now Duke of Greenwich – we took a visit

It was called The Duke of Edinburgh, then The Vanbrugh for 20 years now Duke of Greenwich – we took a visit

Eliza FrostMay 11, 2024

Co-owner Jonathan Kaye tells Eliza Frost about the pub’s new garden launch, the name’s historical nod and its moreish menu  “In my 10 years in London,…

Greenwich Dog Show returns to Old Royal Naval College

Greenwich Dog Show returns to Old Royal Naval College

Eliza FrostMay 11, 2024

Bring your pup for a family day out riverside as canines are welcomed for another year  This May sees the return of the Greenwich…