Can you find nisse!

  Local families came together in the Friends of Gipsy Hill station garden to help make decorations for our community Christmas tree, and, to help make a family of new guardians for the garden called ‘nisse’.  The nisse now live in the garden.  In norse folklore, the nisse are traditionally associated as being guardians of the farmstead. Sometimes, … More Can you find nisse!

Dear Neighbour…….

This year we have secured £840 from Tesco to help support our neighbours this Christmas. We shall be supporting the Kingswood Estate Tenants and Residents Association pensioners Christmas Meal on the 16th Dec and the Christ Church Open Door Kitchen with gift boxes. We are asking you to come to one of our events and … More Dear Neighbour…….

Crowdfunder for our Gipsy Hill Community Christmas Tree!

STOP PRESS! WE DID IT! THANK YOU!  Update below Pledge your support and help us bring a community Christmas Tree to Gipsy Hill! Donations will be used to provide the tree and decorations, as well as facilitating carolling and other activities around the tree throughout December so that the residents of Gipsy Hill can enjoy … More Crowdfunder for our Gipsy Hill Community Christmas Tree!

Southwark Blue Plaque scheme – vote for Helene!

UPDATE! WE DID IT! THANK YOU to everyone who voted, Helene Aldwinckle will be the Southwark Blue Plaque for 2023! Vote now for a special Blue Plaque for Helene Aldwinckle. She was one of the most senior female codebreakers at Bletchley Park, which hosted the British government’s programme to crack the German Enigma code in … More Southwark Blue Plaque scheme – vote for Helene!