The Gipsy Hill Village Fete – 10th July 2022

Great news, the Gipsy Hill Village Fete is returning this Summer on Sunday 10th July (12 noon to 4pm). The fete will be on our beautiful Long Meadow at Gipsy Hill, (found between Gipsy Hill and Dulwich Wood Avenue, SE19 1QR).  Our summer fete is for all the family and children, including all the previous … Continue reading The Gipsy Hill Village Fete – 10th July 2022

Gipsy Hill Village Fete – Summer Cowdfunder!

Our first Gipsy Hill Village Fete was epic..... so with your help we're doing it again on Sunday 10th July, same venue on our very own Long Meadow. Please click here for the crowdfunder to pledge your support...  AND... choose your REWARD for helping!  We have lots T-shirts to choose from... badges... mugs...  and for local … Continue reading Gipsy Hill Village Fete – Summer Cowdfunder!

Easter Seed Swap, Plant Swap, Plant Sale & Petanque!

Come on down on SUNDAY 17th April from 10.30am in the community station garden, alongside Platform 1, Gipsy Hill Station. All welcome to bring some seeds or small plants to swap, or donate some plants or buy some small plants (£1 to £3). All funds and donations will go to Friends of Gipsy Hill community … Continue reading Easter Seed Swap, Plant Swap, Plant Sale & Petanque!

Spring is coming to Gipsy Hill!

Lots to do in our community station garden this spring! Check out our events page for monthly action days. We also have an "whatsapp" group for more ad hoc mid-week events too! Fanny, the Gipsy Hill Cat, is often there too.. and always like company! Find us on facebook too.   Email Friends of Gipsy Hill at:  gipsyhillfriends@gmail.com .  Tweet us:  @OurGipsyHill … Continue reading Spring is coming to Gipsy Hill!

Gipsy Hill Wellbeing Bus and local support hub is open!

  Visit the new Gipsy Hill Wellbeing Hub at Emmanuel Church - Clive Road.Location: 96 Clive Road, London, SE21 8BU. The Lambeth "wellbeing bus" will be visting this Gipsy Hill venue regularly. Next event: Thursday 3 February, 10am to 3pm. Booking information: walk-in, no appointment needed. Citizen’s Advice advisors will be available with information on the … Continue reading Gipsy Hill Wellbeing Bus and local support hub is open!

Gipsy Hill Health & Wellbeing small grants fund (Round1)

  Lets make #HealthyGipsyHill with new Gipsy Hill Health & Wellbeing small grants fund from Lambeth Council being provided with support from the Norwood Forum. Small grants up to £5,000 for Gipsy Hill Apply up to 9 Feb 2022 Register for Q&A Zoom workshop 6pm Thurs 27 January 2022 by  emailing: info@norwoodforum.org Full details and application … Continue reading Gipsy Hill Health & Wellbeing small grants fund (Round1)

Local Remembrance Day Services

Lest We Forget. Remembrance Day Services on 13th and 14th Novermber 2021 locally.  Sunday 14th - Upper Norwood War Memorial Remembrance (Westow Street) at 10.30am.  Salvation Army Band will be playing pre-service music at the War Memorial, with the Service to start 10.45am and two minutes silence at 11.00am. Service to conclude 11.15am. There will … Continue reading Local Remembrance Day Services

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 … Continue reading 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 … Continue reading Southwark Blue Plaque scheme – vote for Helene!

WIRELESS FESTIVAL (CRYSTAL PALACE PARK) 2021

LATEST NEWS. Fesitval Republic "Community" page revised on 9th Sept 2021: Wireless Festival - Community Info (click link here) and open "Crystal Palace Residents Info" Wireless events will now "finish at 21:30 during the festival 10th September– 12th September" (previously it was shown as 10pm Fri and Sat). The adverstiesed end time of Fesitval Republic … Continue reading WIRELESS FESTIVAL (CRYSTAL PALACE PARK) 2021

Festive performances at our Gipsy Hill Christmas tree

DUE TO TIER4 COVID RESTRICTIONS - events on 20th, 22nd and 23rd Decemember are cancelled. Throughout December, enjoy festive music and performances around the Christmas Tree by some of the talented local community: Christ Church Musicians - Tuesday 8th 6.30pm Palace Acappella - Wednesday 9th 7.00pm New Covenant Church CHORDS - Saturday 12th 5.00pm Gipsy … Continue reading Festive performances at our Gipsy Hill Christmas tree