54 Greenvale Road






Office: 020 8850 0577

© The Eltham Society

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Association for Commerce in Eltham - click here

The website provides news about Eltham Town Centre events and activities plus a directory of all businesses operating in the Town Centre. It also provides a forum for comment and individuals can subscribe for free.

Bexley Civic Society - click here

Active environmental group in the London Borough of Bexley.

Bexley Historical Society - click here

The Society was established by history-loving citizens, "as a non profit organisation to encourage an interest in both local, general historical and archaeological matters particularly those relating to the area within the Borough of Bexley.

Bob Hope Theatre - click here

Eltham's very own theatre with a full programme of high quality amateur productions.

Eltham Arts - click here

"Eltham Arts" is a network of arts organisations and individuals, encouraging the arts and creativity in the SE9 area.

Eltham Palace - click here

Eltham's medieval palace looked after by English Heritage.

Kent Archaeology Society - click here

The Society, founded in 1857, is a registered charity to promote the study and publication of archaeology and history, especially within the ancient county of Kent. The "ancient county" includes Bexley, Bromley and Greenwich.

Kent History Federation - click here

Please see when next meeting will be held.

Lamorbey & Sidcup Local History Society - click here

The Lamorbey & Sidcup Local History Society was formed in 1952 as an off-shoot from a local history class that met at Lamorbey Park Adult Education Centre. It was renamed "Society" in 1956. The Society now meets monthly from January to December.

London Open House - click here

This contains information about organised visits throughout the year and details on London Open House weekend.

Quaggy Waterways Action Group - click here

The Quaggy Waterways Action Group (QWAG) is a collection of local people who want their river back! By restoring the Quaggy they bring wildlife, education, amenity and beauty into the fabric of our urban environment.

Royal Greenwich Council - click here

The council website that contains latest information about the borough.

SEnine - click here

The community magazine launched in December 2006.

Severndroog Castle Building Preservation Trust - click here

SCBPT was set up to preserve and enhance the castle, erected in 1784 on the slopes of Shooters Hill.

South Greenwich Forum - click here

South Greenwich Forum is an information exchange working for the community of the south of the borough of Greenwich. Any local group, however small, or any borough wide group serving the south, is able to affiliate.

Suburbia in focus - click here

The history of London's South East suburbs in words and pictures, a joint project of the London Boroughs of Bexley, Bromley, Greenwich, Lambeth, Lewisham and Southwark and the University of Greenwich.

The Blackheath Society - click here

Our neighbour was founded in 1937 and is one of the oldest and largest amenity societies in London.

The Chislehurst Society - click here

Our neighbour society to the south cares for Chislehurst and its residents. It is vigilant in scrutinising proposals for change which would constitute un-neighbourly development or would diminish local spatial standards.

The Edith Nesbit Society - click here

The Edith Nesbit Society, founded in 1996, aims to celebrate the life and work of the author and her friends, by means of talks, publications and visits to relevant places.

The Friends of Well Hall Pleasaunce - click here

The Friends were set up in 2006 to develop and promote the Pleasaunce working with Greenwich council.

The Green Chain - click here

The Green Chain runs from Crystal Palace in the west to Erith in the east, and from the Thames Barrier south to Chislehurst. It has 40 miles of signposted footpaths linking 300 open spaces, including meadows, parks and ancient woodlands.

The North West Kent Family History Society - click here

The Society was formed in 1978 with the object of encouraging and aiding the study of family history and genealogy in South East London and North West Kent. There is a page for Eltham, which you can click on (navigate to Home to see the whole site).

The Story of Royal Eltham - click here

This site is a copy of the book published in 1909 by Mr Gregory, the headmaster of Eltham National School.

This is Eltham - click here

Created in conjunction with the Eltham Traders' Association and the Eltham Town Centre Manager, supported by many of the local businesses and shops.

Trams in Eltham - click here

Photographs and description.

Useful Links

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