The Camberwell Society

Society for those living, working or interested in Camberwell

Shop Local - Made in Camberwell Saturday 30th November

Once again it is your chance to support local crafts and businesses. The Made in Camberwell Markets are back this Saturday (30th Nov). You can find stalls at Butterfly Walk, The Joiners Arms, the Tiger, and the Church St Hotel. From 12 to 5pm. See here for more details and here for a map and children's activities.

Christmas Party

The Camberwell Society Christmas Party is on Monday 2nd December upstairs at the Crooked Well. It starts at 7:30. Entry £10 which includes one drink. Members and their guests only, new members may join on the door.

This year we are adding a charity auction of an amazing variety of offers from the members of the executive committee from offers of personal tuition, through a Georgian dining experience, a secluded open air hot tub session to a weekend break in a magnificently positioned farmhouse on Bodmin Moor. There are loads of other items on offer so bring your credit card and get happy! It’s all for charity!

Diary Date: Open Meeting Thursday 7th November

The annual open meeting of the Camberwell Society Executive Committee will be held upstairs at the Crooked Well starting at 7:45pm. All members are welcome.

Station Partnership

The Camberwell Society has commenced a "station partnership" with Govia Thameslink for Denmark Hill station. The partnership intends to improve the appearance and cleanliness at and around the station. More to follow.

Music at St Giles Presents: The Rocky Horror Picture Show

For one night only,,, a classic cult screening:

By kind permission of the Vicar, a night of rocky horror mayhem and fancy dress in the gothic surrounds of St Giles. ⁠⠀

Get your best stockings and suspenders ready. Dust off that corset and channel your inner Magenta and Riff Raff.⁠⠀⁠⠀

Prizes for the most fabulously dressed people⁠⠀⁠⠀


Thurs 31st October 2019⁠⠀⁠⠀

St Giles Church, Camberwell Church Street SE5 5RB⁠⠀⁠⠀

Doors and bar: 7.30pm | Screening: 8.00pm⁠⠀⁠⠀

Tickets: £10 online here

£10 Hill Bakery | £12 on the door (subject to availability)⁠

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The Camberwell Society was formed in 1970 and is the recognised amenity society for those living, working or interested in Camberwell.

The Society’s objectives, as defined by our constitution, are: to stimulate public interest in Camberwell, to promote high standards of planning and architecture in Camberwell, and to secure the preservation, protection, development and improvement of features of historic or public interest in Camberwell.

We are a charity and raise money for local charities. In the past we have raised money for Southside Rehabilitation Association, St Giles Trust, Cambridge House, the Camberwell Community Choir, the Hollington Youth Centre and the Camberwell Arts Festival