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Goose Green, the triangle of grass at the northern end of Lordship Lane which links St John's Church to the East Dulwich high street, was once common land, available for the use of the whole community. In the late 19th century William Bowyer-Smith, the Lord of the Manor at that time, started giving building leases on other common land at Peckham Rye to developers. The Camberwell Vestry stepped in and bought the manorial right to the land, so retaining it as a public open space. Hooray! At the easterly tip there's a children's playground and each May Goose Green hosts the Dulwich Festival Fair.


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London Events 2018

Plan the perfect year in the capital with our pick of the best events in London 2018. From January through to December, every month boasts an impressive line-up of entertainment. So, take a look at our guide and be sure not to miss a thing.

Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Kennington Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Kennington Park Road, St. Agnes Place, Kennington, London SE11 | 2.2 miles from Goose Green
This much loved open space in the south London borough of Lambeth has two parts; the Victorian Grade II listed park and the park extension to ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Peckham Rye Common
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Peckham Rye, SE15 | 10 minutes from Goose Green
Peckham Rye combines the Park and Common providing a large green space for sports, sun bathing, families and ducks. Notable aspects include ornamental gardens - ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Dulwich Road, Brockwell Park, SE24 | 31 minutes from Goose Green
Community greenhouses within Brockwell Park.... More
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Leisure near Goose Green

Goose Green gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Herne Hill Velodrome
London > Leisure >
Burbage Road, SE24 | 20 minutes from Goose Green
One of the oldest cycling tracks in the world, the Herne Hill Velodrome was built way back in 1891 and still hosts regular training for local ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dulwich Croquet Club
London > Leisure > Games
Burbage Road, SE21 | 24 minutes from Goose Green
A million miles away from the hustle and bustle of Oxford Circus, the peace and quiet of leafy Dulwich is a great place to enjoy a ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Pop Fields
London > Leisure > Attractions for Kids
49 Brixton Station Road, SW9 | 26 minutes from Goose Green
Play sport, watch all the sporting action and kick back with food and drink at Pop Fields, the place to ... More
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Entertainment near Goose Green

Near Goose Green
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bussey Building
London > Entertainment >
133 Rye Lane, SE15 | 14 minutes from Goose Green
Once an industrial powerhouse, one of the premier cricket bat makers in the country and an air raid shelter during the Second World War, the historic ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Peckham Levels
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Levels 1 to 6 Peckham Town Centre Car Park, 95A Rye Lane, SE15 | 14 minutes from Goose Green
Previously a disused car park, ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Theatre Peckham
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Havil Street, SE5 | 21 minutes from Goose Green
In the heart of Borough, behind Southwark Town Hall, the Peckham Theatre offers theatre workshops especially aimed at children and young people in the borough. Their ... More
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Sights and Attractions near Goose Green

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Goose Green
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
MOCA London
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
113 Bellenden Road, SE15 | 10 minutes from Goose Green
Founded in 1994 as a project based museum, MOCA - or The Museum of Contemporary Art, London - got its first home, in the Bellenden Renewal ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Copeland Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Copeland Road, SE15 | 16 minutes from Goose Green
A large, partitioned white-walled gallery space within Copeland Park, home to the Bussey Building, the Copeland Gallery is an ideal space ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Rod Barton Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
41-45 Consort Road, SE15 | 16 minutes from Goose Green
Rod Barton, one of the heads of Julian Opie's studio, runs this gallery which relocated from a Georgian garage in between Clerkenwell and Islington to south ... More
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Shopping near Goose Green

The best shops and markets near Goose Green
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
JoJo Maman Bebe, Dulwich
London > Shopping >
6 Lordship Lane, SE22 | 3 minutes from Goose Green
JoJo Maman Bébé is a one-stop solution for pregnancy and beyond and offers a wide range of stylish maternity wear, adorable babywear and quirky, original children's ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Spray Rose
London > Shopping > Catalogue and Mail Order
69 East Dulwich Grove, SE22 | 4 minutes from Goose Green
Based in sleepy Dulwich, London’s number one mail order florist offers a comprehensive service across the city, the country and the world! And you won’t find ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hope and Greenwood
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
20 Northcross Road, SE22 | 7 minutes from Goose Green
Excellent ice cream in the summer and a delicious-looking Christmas window in the winter are the kind of thing that make this candy shop a special ... More
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Restaurants near Goose Green

What are the best dining options near Goose Green London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Mirash
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
94 Grove Vale, SE22 | Same location as Goose Green
Indian/South Asian Cuisine... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Le Chardon
London > Restaurants > French restaurants
65 Lordship Lane, SE22 | 2 minutes from Goose Green
French cuisine. Booking advised. Tables on patio. ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Sea Cow
London > Restaurants > Fish and Seafood
37 Lordship Lane, SE22 | 3 minutes from Goose Green
Sea Cow takes elements from the traditional chippie - a takeaway option, low prices, mushy peas, lots of chips - and combines them with some of ... More
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Education near Goose Green

Near Goose Green
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London College Of Communication
London > Education > Professional Training
Elephant & Castle, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 2.5 miles from Goose Green
From a clutch of excellent courses in London, this is the best and among the premier specialist media courses in the world. Formerly London College of ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Wine and Food Academy
London > Education > Evening Classes
93 Hazelbourne Road, SW12 | 2.9 miles from Goose Green
It's kind of an evening class, kind of a dinner party... Led by FHM's Kenneth Harry Putt, the WFA wine appreciation classes are based around tasting ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Chocolate Films Ltd
London > Education >
Units 1 & 2 119-123 Hackford Road, Brixton, London SW9 | 35 minutes from Goose Green
Chocolate Films is a South London based film production company and social enterprise which runs a wide variety of media courses including stop motion animation, light ... More
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Leisure near Goose Green

Goose Green gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Goose Green
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
East Dulwich, SE22 | Same location as Goose Green
Goose Green, the triangle of grass at the northern end of Lordship Lane which links St John's Church to the East Dulwich high street, was once ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Peckham Rye Common
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Peckham Rye, SE15 | 10 minutes from Goose Green
Peckham Rye combines the Park and Common providing a large green space for sports, sun bathing, families and ducks. Notable aspects include ornamental gardens - ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Herne Hill Velodrome
London > Leisure >
Burbage Road, SE24 | 20 minutes from Goose Green
One of the oldest cycling tracks in the world, the Herne Hill Velodrome was built way back in 1891 and still hosts regular training for local ... More
THE BEST

Pubs near Goose Green

The best pubs near London Goose Green.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Palmerston
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
91 Lordship Lane, SE22 | 5 minutes from Goose Green
After eight years as head chef of Bibendum, Jamie Younger brought his cooking talents to The Palmerston (formally The Lord Palmerston) in East Dulwich in ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Rye Hotel
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
31 Peckham Rye, SE15 | 11 minutes from Goose Green
... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Phoenix Denmark Hill
London > Nightlife > Pubs
Windsor Walk, Denmark Hill, SE5 | 13 minutes from Goose Green
Above the platforms of Denmark Hill station The Phoenix provides the perfect place for real ales and craft beers in a ... More
THE BEST

Nightlife near Goose Green

Goose Green clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Champagne + Fromage
London > Nightlife > Bars
10-11 Granville Arcade, Coldharbour Lane, Brixton, London SW9 | 29 minutes from Goose Green
Expanding from their Covent Garden shop into Brixton, Champagne & Fromage, the venture owned by French Bubbles founders, Maud Fierobe and Stefano Frigerio, can be found ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Brixton Beach
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
Popes Road, Brixton, SW9 | 29 minutes from Goose Green
Each summer, Londoners can enjoy the charms of the seaside without leaving the city at the rooftop Brixton Beach . I nspired by the ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ritzy Cafe
London > Nightlife > Bars
Brixton Oval, Brixton, London SW2 | 31 minutes from Goose Green
This funky little jazz bar is one of South London's hidden delights. Don't worry about the depressingly empty pub section you can see from the street. ... More
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Meeting venue hire near Goose Green

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Goose Green.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Biscuit Factory
London > Business > Venue Hire
Drummond Road, Southwark, London SE16 | 2.4 miles from Goose Green
Peek Frean & Co made biscuits here in Bermondsey for 123 years, from 1866 until 1989 when the factory closed. Home to baked goods like the ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Imperial War Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
Lambeth Road, Southwark, London SE1 | 2.7 miles from Goose Green
This museum of 20th-century warfare offers a thoughtful look at what day-to-day life was like for both citizens and soldiers in the two world wars. The ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dulwich Picture Gallery
London > Business > Venue Hire
Gallery Road, SE21 | 22 minutes from Goose Green
Designed by London architect Sir John Soane in 1811, Dulwich Picture Gallery is the world's first purpose-built art gallery and holds one of the most celebrated ... More

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A History Of Drawing
Exhibitions | Until 16th February 2018 

Camberwell College Of Arts 17 minutes walk from Goose Green

Exhibitions & Art, Drawings/Illustration....More

Michael Armitage
Exhibitions | Until 23rd February 2018 

South London Gallery 17 minutes walk from Goose Green

London-based, Kenyan-born artist Armitage's first major solo show in a public sector gallery in London featuring a new series of ...More

Ilona Sagar: Correspondence O
Exhibitions | Until 25th February 2018 

South London Gallery 17 minutes walk from Goose Green

Ilona Sagar lives and works in London. Using a diverse range of media spanning moving-image, text, performance and assemblage, she ...More

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A Passage To India
A Passage To India
Theatre | From 20th February 

Park Theatre

Sebastian Armesto and Simon Dormandy co-direct Dormandy's stage adaptation of the novel by E.M. Forster ...More

 
Jessie Ware
Jessie Ware
Concerts | From 28th March 

Hammersmith Apollo

The singer-songwriter from Brixton performs R&B, tropical and electro pop numbers at Hammersmith Apollo on ...More

 
At Last: The Etta James Story
Theatre | From 22nd October 

Cadogan Hall

Telling the story of soul legend Etta James, Vika Bull stars in this narrative concert about the blues singer and her turbulent life. Since its world premiere in ...More

Mark Bruce Company: Macbeth
Mark Bruce Company: Macbeth
Dance | From 23rd February 

Wilton's Music Hall

The multi-award winning Mark Bruce Company presents a ...More

 
Wildflower
Wildflower
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Set within south London creative hub Peckham Levels, Wildflower is an informal vegetarian and vegan ...More

 
The Spread Eagle
The Spread Eagle
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One of London's oldest pubs, The Spread Eagle in Homerton focuses on premium liquor, fine ...More

 
A Big Day Out With Peter Rabbit
A Big Day Out With Peter Rabbit
Kids Events | From 30th March 

Kew Gardens (Royal Botanic Gardens)

Peter Rabbit comes to Kew Gardens this spring ...More

 
The Crystal Maze LIVE Experience
The Crystal Maze LIVE Experience
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Bringing the fantasies of many '90s children and ...More

 
The Great British Seaside: Photography from the 1960s
Exhibitions | From 23rd March 

National Maritime Museum

The National Maritime Museum celebrates the nation's love affair with the seaside with its new exhibition, The Great British Seaside: Photography from the 1960s to the present. Running ...More

Roman Dead
Roman Dead
Exhibitions | From 25th May 

Museum of London Docklands

New exhibition Roman Dead at the Museum of London Docklands will showcase a rare Roman ...More

 
Real Ale, Maida Vale
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One Duck Down
One Duck Down
Theatre | From 3rd February 

The Vaults, Arch 233

FacePlant Theatre present a physical theatre and clowning production based on the true tale that ...More

 
Doktor James's Bad Skemes
Doktor James's Bad Skemes
Comedy | From 17th February 

The Vaults, Arch 233

Anarchic humour from the winner of the IYAF Brighton Fringe Stand-Up Comedy Award, James Bennison ...More

 
Me and My Bee: ThisEgg
Me and My Bee: ThisEgg
Theatre | From 3rd March 

The Vaults, Arch 233

Multi award-winning theatre company, ThisEgg, invites children and adults alike to save the world one ...More

 
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The Old Vic celebrates its bicentenary in 2018, the Royal Academy of Arts is ...More

 
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Jidori
Jidori
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The team behind Jidori, the much-loved yakitori restaurant in Dalston comes to Covent Garden and ...More

 
L'Ami Malo
L'Ami Malo
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Near Spitalfields Market, on Artillery Passage, L'Ami Malo combines a chic creperie with a French ...More

 
White City House
White City House
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Swanky private member's club Soho House turns the old BBC headquarters in White City into ...More

 
The Rooftop St. James
The Rooftop St. James
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Part of The Trafalgar St.James' major 2017 upgrade, The Rooftop St.James has reopened as a ...More

 
The LEGO Store
Shopping 

The world's biggest LEGO Store can be found in Leicester Square, spanning two floors and offering 914 square metres of LEGO fun. ...More

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Summer favourites like the Notting Hill Carnival and Kids Week return and two Open Air Theatre productions are staged in London during August 2018. ...More

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A Monster Calls at the Old Vic in July 2018 when Lovebox and Citadel move to Brockwell Park and Wimbledon serves up an ace. Sam Mendes directs The Lehman Trilogy at the National where Rhys ...More

 
 
 
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