It’s huge! A bumper 48-pager for October with features on butterflies and moths; fashionable folks and retro, classic cars. Lots more inside of course, including news on the developments at Avery Hill and the Eltham Centre Cafe – plus the usual columns including Historic Eltham, Jane’s Jottings, SPY and Book Ends.
Wendy Power, SE9’s crochet queen has captured everyone’s imagination this month with her stunning Battle of Britain tribute, featured as our cover shot for September. Lots more inside of course, including features on the new Roots4Life centre in New Eltham and an eco special on Sitopia Farm on SE9’s hinterland – plus the usual columns including Jane’s Jottings, SPY and Book Ends.
A stunning shot of St John’s with striking poppies in the foreground is our cover shot for August. Another 40-page edition includes news of the proposed Shepherdleas Tower Block and interview with the new vicar of St John’s. Features on your own personal Eltham travel agent, a local singer/songwriter with huge talent and Creating Connections, a great initiative to promote communication between young and old – plus the usual columns including Jane’s Jottings, SPY and Book Ends.
An atmospheric painting of Shooters Hill by local artist Paul Flanders matches the less than sparkling summer weather this month. Another 40-page edition for July includes news of the Eltham Centre’s café petition, lots of proposed building developments and some great stories about local people. Features on a local woodcut artist, an inspiring little girl and this year’s Elthamread… plus the usual columns including Jane’s Jottings, SPY and Book Ends.
Another stunning cover shot from local photographer Joe Walsh shows the blossom in Eltham Park South. The 40-page edition has features on a young ballet star and a look at photographer whose work in the 1930s features in a huge online photo library. Many more features of course and news items, plus the usual columns including Jane’s Jottings, SPY and Book Ends.
Spring is in the air and the local wildlife is getting frisky – our cover shot shows two of our most colourful locals getting friendly! Inside this month you can read an interview with the local photographer who took this amazing shot, and see some of his other nature photographs. Many more features and news items, plus the usual columns including Jane’s Jottings, SPY and Book Ends.
It feels like spring is on the way and our cover shows some stunning Golden Wattle on Shooters Hill, to prove it. Features this month include an interview with your favourite local butchers Aaron and Louis at New Eltham Butchers, and Grace Boyle talks to Eltham celebs Steve White and Sally Lindsay. John Kennett looks at the history of Blunts Road, while John Webb has news on new businesses about to open in the SE9 are. Many more features and news items, plus the usual columns including Jane’s Jottings, SPY and Book Ends.
The chilly and soggy weather may be just a memory, but our cover photo by Joseph Walsh should bring it all back! Features this month SE9’s rock and folk past, as well as its pop present. John Kennett looks at the history of the No 21 bus, while John Webb reports on the unwelcome monopoles popping up around the area. Many more features and news items, plus the usual columns including Jane’s Jottings, SPY and Book Ends.
Despite the latest lockdown, the SEnine team has come up with a feature-filled edition of the magazine for February – and it’s out this weekend. A housing horror story for the residents of Grove Place is revealed, as well as some much better news as one of SE9’s first vaccines tells his story to the magazine. John Kennett looks at the development of Green Lane, while John Webb tells the Quirky History of why many local SE9 folk have ‘born in Tonbridge’ on their Birth Certificate. Many more features and news items, plus the usual columns including Jane’s Jottings, SPY and Book Ends.
SEnine rolls on into another year with the same mix of news, views and stories relating to SE9. News of the new housing developments off Rochester Way and commercial ones at the old Coronet in Well Hall Road. John Kennett looks back 30 years to what happened in SE9 in 1991, plus features on an escapee Bear, colourful campervans and Eltham’s original eco-house project. All the usual columns too of course, including Jane’s Jottings, SPY and lots of News in Brief.
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