Review: Jack and the Beanstalk

Greenwich Theatre is arguably the best off West End venue by a clear country mile. It's outdone itself yet again with its Christmas offering, filled with everything you'd expect from a Christmas Panto with traditional gags and modern musical … [Read more...]

Cabana Brasilian Barbecue Greenwich

Every time we visit Brasil, we discover another reason to love it. CABANA is an award-winning Brasilian Barbecue inspired by the best of old and new Brasil. Large skewers of chicken, beef and pork are barbecued fresh to order on a custom-made grill, … [Read more...]

Blackheath Halls

Built in 1895 by William Webster, Blackheath Halls, along with the Conservatoire of Music and the School of Art, is part of the oldest surviving purpose built cultural complex in London. It was originally used as a venue for orchestral and choral … [Read more...]

Greenwich Pantry

Welcome to the world of Greenwich Pantry; our happy world where life is fun, people are precious and food and lovely things are celebrated. The adventure began in 2008 when we popped up on Trafalgar Road in Greenwich SE10. Back then Greenwich Pantry … [Read more...]

The Cutty Sark Clipper Ship

The Cutty Sark has been a revelation since reopening in 2012 and you can bring your children for a fun day out on one of the world's most famous ships. Your children can take the helm at the ship’s wheel, climb into the crew's bunk beds, meet her … [Read more...]

Creation Station – Greenwich

Creation Station - Greenwich offers award winning arts and crafts classes for children aged 5 months to 5 years. The classes provide a safe, social and stress free place for parents, carers and children to enjoy fun and educational arts and crafts … [Read more...]

Parks programme for young people

The Summer parks programme for young people runs from 28 July 2014 - 29 August 2014, every day across many local parks and housing estates. From 1:00pm - 6:00pm find free outdoor activities for 8 to 18 year olds. Activity vans with DJ and music … [Read more...]

August: Your Garden

More and more I hear the term urban greening. Not totally new to me, but I thought I would give it a mention as it is an important factor in today's busy and crowded cities. The term ‘urban greening’ simply means growing plants wherever possible in … [Read more...]

Donkey Derby

Bexley Donkey Derby and. Summer Fayre is the most hilarious family day out on the calendar in the Borough of Bexley. Come along Sunday 31st Aug and join the community for a great , safe and inexpensive time. There's plenty to see and do , with the … [Read more...]

Lost Island Encounter

18 holes of fun packed Adventure Golf on Manuwago, the island which some say is a fable island but others believe is true. It is rumoured there is buried treasure but watch out for the dinosaurs! You’ll be amazed at these near life-sized animatronic … [Read more...]

Mythical Maze Summer Challenge

Come and enter the marvellous Mythical Maze Summer Challenge! This year Lewisham’s Summer Reading Challenge asks you to find your way around a labyrinth of fantastical creatures from the world of legend and mythology. From 12 July until 14 September … [Read more...]

Fun and Games by The London Ballet Company

Fun and Games by The London Ballet Company is a quirky and original dance performance celebrating this year’s Commonwealth Games. Gather a delightful picnic from one of Canary Wharf’s food shops such as Waitrose Food, Fashion & Home in Canada Place … [Read more...]

Greenwich+Docklands International Festival (GDIF)

Greenwich+Docklands International Festival (GDIF) is London’s leading festival of free outdoor performing arts (theatre, dance, and street arts), an annual 9-day celebration of extraordinary outdoor events that transform people's lives. GDIF has been … [Read more...]

Museum Makes at Greenwich Heritage Centre

Every week at Greenwich Heritage Centre, free, drop-in art sessions for children and their families. Activities and materials are suitable for those aged 4 and over but younger children are welcome to join in with the help of their families. Christmas … [Read more...]

Sherington Primary School Summer Fete

Help Sherington raise funds for a new garden/outdoor classroom and enjoy stalls, bouncey castles and live entertainment! Sunday 13 July, 12 - 3pm Sherington Primary School Wyndcliff Road London SE7 7JP … [Read more...]

Eltham Palace Fun

Immerse yourself in 1930s Art Deco decadence at Eltham Palace, one of the most enchanting visitor attractions in London. Built by the wealthy Courtauld family next to the remains of Eltham Palace, childhood home of Henry VIII, it’s among the finest … [Read more...]

Superhero Snail Boy

Calling all superheroes... both little and large. SUPERHERO SNAIL BOY shows that even the smallest of superheroes can grow to be bigger than their fears. In a place where hope grows in the form of enormous flowers and breakthroughs are found in the … [Read more...]

Richard III

A thrilling re-telling of Shakespeare’s violent tale of politics and power… Civil war, political upheaval, violent unrest: these are the backdrop to arguably Shakespeare’s most popular history play. And centre-stage, a man who is typically portrayed … [Read more...]

On Blackheath Beach

Sponsored by partnership OnBlackheath Festival and John Lewis – the British, Victorian inspired installation opens 20th June, on National Flip Flop Day, so come prepared and enjoy the 120 square metre stretch, designed for playing, lazing, listening and … [Read more...]

Health Poverty Action March for Mothers – Saturday 28th June

March for Mothers is a fun 5km walk for the charity 'Health Poverty Action' that can be done by all the family including children and buggies. It is to help raise funds and awareness for mothers in poorer countries to have healthy pregnancies and safer … [Read more...]