A series of articles featuring people, places and/or organisations around the borough.

The Velveteen Rabbit

Looking for the perfect family outing this Easter? Look no further! The timeless enchantment of 'The Velveteen Rabbit' hops into the heart of London, promising a spellbinding Easter holiday experience for both the young and the young at … [Read more...]

An Old Royal Naval College Christmas

Are you looking for a magical Christmas outing for the whole family? Look no further than the Old Royal Naval College in Greenwich. It's not just a stunning piece of history; it's also incredibly child-friendly and easy to get to. The Old Royal … [Read more...]

Sail Into Autumn: A Thames Adventure for the Whole Family!

Autumn is upon us. The hues of golden leaves paint the pavements, and there's a nip in the air. But even as the summer warmth fades, there's a world of excitement to discover. What better way to enjoy the transition from summer to the festive season than … [Read more...]

Month Of Free Outdoor Theatre, Music And Workshops For Families

Tramshed, the beloved theatre and community hub in Woolwich, together with the support of the Greenwich Council and Berkeley Homes, proudly presents the Greenwich Family Arts Festival 2023 (GFAF 2023). This exciting month-long celebration offers a range … [Read more...]

Southbank for May Half Term

Southbank for May Half Term - Discover a world of fun for all the family this Half Term Pay the Southbank Centre a visit to find loads of theatre, music and parties made for kids and their grown-ups. Join Mouse on a daring adventure through the deep, … [Read more...]

Greenwich Dog Show

Old Royal Naval College Hosts the Inaugural Greenwich Dog Show  The Greenwich Dog Show is FREE for southeast Londoners and furry friends. There is a fee of £5 per dog, per category, for those who wish to enter the show. Whether you are a regular … [Read more...]

Urban Village Fete

Every year, Urban Village Fete brings together an eclectic mix of music, art, design, and fashion, providing a unique and exciting atmosphere that the whole family will enjoy. With various activities, workshops, and performances, there's something for … [Read more...]

Crowning Events for Greenwich.

The Royal Borough of Greenwich has a long and distinguished history as a royal residence. The borough is home to several royal palaces and historic sites that have played a significant role in the history of the British monarchy. These include the Old … [Read more...]

Greenwich Theatre Children’s Festival 2023

Greenwich Theatre children’s festival has been a much-loved highlight of the venue’s annual programme since the strand was launched in 2007 with just half a dozen shows. Since then, it has grown in size and popularity so that the latest edition, from … [Read more...]

Sail Into Spring

With half term already around the corner and the days getting longer and lighter, yes, thank you! We thought we'd focus on the River here in Greenwich and take a peek at what City Cruises is offering local families this Spring! With a whopping eight … [Read more...]

Get An Organised 2023

The New Year is a chance to start afresh with good habits to keep the household calm and organised. Like me and many others, you're juggling family, work and home; it can feel like there is so much to do and remember.  Life gets busy, and it can feel … [Read more...]

Winter at Greenwich Peninsula

This year Greenwich Peninsula brings an Enchanted Forest to SE10 with a line-up of events guaranteed to get everyone into the festive spirit.  From winter craft and kids workshops and classic film screenings to intimate and cosy jazz … [Read more...]

Greenwich Christmas

It's that time of year again for the spectacular that is The Greenwich lantern parade and the switching on of the Greenwich Market Christmas lights! Photo Credit: Greenwich Market Children from local Primary schools will parade their … [Read more...]

Let’s talk about breasts

Boobs, jugs, melons, hooters, pillows, gazongas, knockers, fun bags, honkers, and baps. Lung protectors, beach umbrellas, traffic stoppers! We all have them. Some are small enough to fit in a champagne glass, and some need what a friend affectionately … [Read more...]

Start A September Do Over

January isn’t the only time to feel like you can get a fresh start. September is just as good of a month to begin again, even if you haven’t attended school for years now. The start of the school year gives the feel that you can try harder, be a bit … [Read more...]

Are You Ready for Room on the Broom?

The witch and her cat are travelling on their broomstick when they pick up some hitch-hikers – a friendly dog, a beautiful green bird and a frantic frog. But this broomstick’s not meant for five and – CRACK – it snaps in two... just as the hungry … [Read more...]

Become an Urban Birder

Ever walked around Greenwich Park and the surrounding streets and been amazed by the array of beautiful birds in the air? I know I have. Now, The Royal Parks charity has enlisted the help of The Urban Birder, David Lindo, to inspire a new generation of … [Read more...]

Royal Arsenal Riverside and Kidbrooke Village Celebrate the Platinum Jubilee weekend

Jubilee festivities will be in full swing at Royal Arsenal Riverside (Woolwich) and Kidbrooke Village (near Blackheath) on Saturday 4 and Sunday 5 June, and everyone in the community is invited to come down to enjoy food, live music, and … [Read more...]

Mums Night Out!

Has it been a while since you got together with just the girls? Of course, that's a rhetorical question. For me, it's been about 16 months since we were together as a gang! So with the new relaxation of the social distancing rules, break out the dry … [Read more...]

Do you need a Career Kick?

In celebration of International Women’s Day 2021, Design District joined forces with SheSays London, part of a global community of over 70,000 creative women, to host an online Q&A with Alessandra Lariu and founding director of Roz Barr Architects, … [Read more...]