The latest news… what’s going on in Our Backyard?
Permissions were granted this week by Greenwich Council to convert the Dutch House on Sidcup road into a multi-site venture.
It is Bluebell season and time to hunt out the best places in South East London & Kent. Here’s our top 5 #free destinations for Bluebell hunting…
Sidcup Manor House is set to have a huge makeover if a meeting on 9th April at Bexley Council goes as planned. Plus more plans to regenerate Sidcup…
We review Chartwell for its family friendliness and enjoy the family fun trail around the beautiful grounds.
We catch up with John Hemming-Clark, local author and scout leader. Read more about Horace Horrise and his latest adventure!
Look no further than this Easter edit for my top ten tips for places to go, see and experience.
The lowdown on why In Our Backyard was created and the very personal motivation for doing it.
For a restaurant without a digital footprint, Quattordici on the Royal Parade, Chislehurst is doing okay. We popped in this Thursday to check it out and we were lucky to find a table available. It was packed! They have just a holding page for a website and just a...
A great campaign has been set up in Chislehurst to try and raise awareness of the issues of litter in and around the area. The Chislehurst Society – a local conservation and heritage group has challenged local residents to pick up 5 pieces of litter a day this...
Looking to set yourself a challenge with your running? Here’s a rundown of some key running events across South East London.
Where shall we go, what shall we do?
Calling all sci-fi fans, gamers, comic collectors, movie buffs and anime enthusiasts! Meet special guests from the world of TV and film, voice actors and more. Explore the Comic Village packed with artists, writers and graphic novels. Play the latest games and check out the colourful costumes in the Cosplay Masquerade. Fun for the whole family and kids 10 and under go free!Find out more »
Morgan & West’s Utterly Spiffing Spectacular Magic Show for Kids (and Childish Grown-ups)! – Underbelly Festival
Time travelling magicians Morgan & West present a jaw dropping, heart stopping, brain busting, opinion adjusting, furniture rearranging magic extravaganza!Find out more »
Settle in beneath the yurt and learn invaluable skills to make your camping adventure truly magnificent! Whether it be how to cook campfire meals scrumptious enough to give the tin of beans a shove, how to whittle and build your own equipment, or even the best knots to use, the experts at Camp Wilderness will show you how.Find out more »
Step back in time to the early 20th century when the Astor family were in residence at Hever Castle. Meet costumed characters from the Edwardian era, play traditional games, investigate fairy sightings in the garden with Arthur Conan Doyle, learn about the servants at Butler School and discover Edwardian Inventions in the castle.Find out more »