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Talk and AGM: Friends of West Norwood Cemetery

Saturday, October 21, 2023

The Friends of West Norwood Cemetery AGM will be followed by a lecture by Dr Brian Parsons who will talk about the new edition of London Cemeteries: An Illustrated Guide and Gazetteer which is now

SLBI free talk: Houseplant fever

Tuesday, October 17, 2023

The South London Botanical Institute, in partnership with West Norwood Library, is delighted to invite you to join us for a free talk with Dr. Giulia Carabelli and discover the importance of houseplants and their roles in building worlds.  

Black History Month guided walk: West Norwood Cemetery

Saturday, October 14, 2023

A guided walk in West Norwood Cemetery celebrating Black History Month, led by Andrea Woodside. 

Volunteering and Activities Day: Norwood Park

Saturday, October 14, 2023

Run by the Friends of Norwood Park, the day will involve sign making and bench building, the community garden will be open, sensory plant and wildflower sowing, bramble bottling, tree mulching, refreshments and food provider for those that come along and help. Just turn up!


Friday, October 13, 2023

Club night playing Motown, northern soul, and 60s girl groups, all on vinyl.

When: Friday 13 October 2023; 7:00pm-12midnight

Talk: Annie Besant by Fiona Castle

Monday, October 9, 2023

Radical, free-thinking and charismatic: no-one in 1890s London was more controversial than beautiful firebrand Annie Besant.  Here in Upper Norwood, on the very site of the Phoenix Centre, she unle

Paranormal Pumpkin Patch Halloween Trail

Monday, October 9, 2023
to Sunday, November 5, 2023
Our high street Halloween trail, the Paranormal Pumpkin Patch, has launched! For the first time, Station to Station, with the support of Julian's Primary School PTFA (SW16 & SE27), brings an augmented reality trail to our neighbourhood.

Rebel Rebel

Friday, October 6, 2023

Club night playing indie, glam, soul, disco, punk, funk, rock’n’roll and more.

When: Friday 6 October 2023; 7:00pm-12midnight

West Norwood Feast

Sunday, October 1, 2023

The first Sunday of the month, April through to December, is Feast day in West Norwood.

West Norwood Cemetery tour

Sunday, October 1, 2023

To increase knowledge and appreciation of the Cemetery, the Friends of West Norwood Cemetery hold guided tours on the first Sunday of every month.