Monthly Archives: November 2009
In 1967 I was awarded an Inner London Education Authority (ILEA) scholarship to visit Spain for three months during the summer. I believe the amount involved was less than 200 pounds, which gives you some idea of the cost of … Continue reading
It’s nearly that time of year again, so I’ve switched to the Christmas presentation.
A reader, very cleverly I think, produced this short video to show how Dixs Place would have looked before it was pulled down. In my mind’s eye, I can see all the kids playing in the street and the women … Continue reading
I was told about this site today. It has a forum where members can chat about their memories of the neighborhood and post photos. A must for anyone interested in historical Bermondsey (and pie and mash!). http://www.bermondseyboy.net/