1. Walworth Society Monthly Meeting – Thursday 1st February 7pm. The notes from our meeting are attached below. The presentation about the Walworth Heritage Action Zone (HAZ) is attached below and also appears in our new section of the website about the HAZ. Our next meeting will be our 2018 Annual General Meeting and will be held at 7pm on Thursday 1st March at the former Newington Library building. The

2. Fund Raising Event for Inspire - Friday 2nd February. News from Inspire.

"The Indulgent Sugar Plum, our resident bakers, cafe tenants and Extreme Cake Makers series 2 stars, invite you to the first Cake and Champagne night in aid of InSpire!

 

 
The event will be Friday 2nd Feb from 7pm -til late - £5 on the door, with a complimentary wine and cake bite.
 
Please come and enjoy cake, champagne, art exhibition and music in aid of the amazing and important work of InSpire.
 
For those of you that like to shop the unique POP Market will showcase local craftspeople.
  
Please spread the word and pass on the invite for this fantastic night.
 
Thank you for your support. See you on the 2nd."


 

3. Return of the Posh Club. News from the Posh Club.
 

The Posh Club returns to north Southwark for 10 Monday afternoons between 5th February and 9th April 2018.

 

It’s a really special, joyous, daytime cabaret, high tea and social event for people aged 60+ (and carers). See this short film and the flyer attached.

 

Tickets are £5 for people aged 60 plus and includes all food, drink, entertainment, free raffle with prizes. To book phone 07848 816 842 or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. The Club takes place at The Vic Watson Conference Centre, Clubland, Walworth Methodist Church Hall, 54 Camberwell Road, London SE5 0EW.

 

4. HACAN South East meeting: Tuesday 30th January 2018, 7.30pm at Kennington Park Community Centre. News from HACAN SE.
 
The next HACAN South East meeting will take place on Tuesday 30 January 2018 at the Kennington Park Community Centre (KPCC), 7.30 - 9pm.

The agenda includes:

  • Heathrow's Public Consultation, launched 17 January 2018 and closing 28 March 2018.  If you have not (yet) been leafleted about this you can request a copy by email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.; and by telephone: 0800 307 7996.  Further information is available online: www.heathrowconsultation.com. We will have copies at the meeting.
  • Counting Planes: the survey on flight arrivals to Heathrow carried out last November to which many of you contributed; how it will be used.
  • Invitation to GLA to meet Keith Prince, Transport Committee Chair, to discuss London City Airport and the effects on residents of flight arrivals: Thursday 1 February, 2 - 3.15pm at City Hall, contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • HACAN South East has come about through Plane Hell's campaigning and petitioning on a number of 'asks': do these ally with your own priorities?
  • Management Committee.  We are a small light-touch, collaborative team with infrequent meetings.  Would you like to play a part and, if so, in what capacity?
  • 2 further meetings are planned: Tuesdays 13 March (possible) and 22 May (definite) for your diaries, 7.30pm at KPCC.


We welcome input from those not able to attend the meeting.  Please do email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


 

5. Cabaret Rinse. News of more dates from Cabaret Rinse at the Elephant - February to April.

"Cabaret Rinse is the latest cabaret night to hit Walworth, featuring top acts from the world of alternative comedy and new variety, pot noodles and a free interactive raffle.

This month's line up includes Malcolm Hardee award winning character comic Candy Gigi, and from the hit variety show Slightly Fat Features the absurdist clown and action painter Jon Hicks.

It's your cabaret so come along to The Artworks on Elephant Road, Friday Feb 9th, show starts 7:30pm, bar opens 7:00pm, tickets £9 on the door £7 in advance from www.cabaretrinse.co.uk plus concessions."