Walworth Society - July News

1. Walworth Society Monthly Meeting – Please find the notes of our July meeting below. There is no August meeting so our next meeting is Thursday 1st September (7pm St Peter's Church Liverpool Grove) and then the dates of the other meetings through the autumn are Thursday:

6th October
3rd November
1st December.

2. Southwark Council High Street Challenge – Free East Street Tour Saturday 23rd July 10am to 12 noon (and then on to Plaza Latina in Nursery Row Park).


Part of the Southwark Council’s High Street Challenge, this free tour will offer insights about the heritage, culture and the diversity of Walworth.


Meet East Street Library - 168-170 Old Kent Road, London, SE1 5TY


FREE Tickets from: http://bit.ly/29c1Awe


If you had any time to help marshal the tour (2 hours max.), please can you e-mail John Whelan on: whelanjohn54@yahoo.co.uk 


More info about the High Street Challenge from:



3. Pop-Up Shakespeare


As part of the Shakespeare 400 celebrations, Southwark Playhouse Young Company and The People’s Company present an evening celebrating his work in the beautiful surroundings of St George the Martyr in Borough.

Southwark Playhouse Young Company perform Timon of Athens

Wealthy and generous beyond his means, Timon of Athens seeks to call in favours from his friends when he outspends his resources. When they spurn him in his hour of need Timon withdraws to the wilderness to plot his revenge against a cruel and callous world.

This performance runs at 45 minutes in length.


Saturday 16 July. Start Time 7.30pm

Price £5


Tickets from




Plaza Latina - Nursery Row Park Sat 23rd July from Noon to 9pm.

Make a day of it in East Walworth as the fabulous Plaza Latina follows the free East St tour in Nursery Row Park!




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