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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 2019

Find out the best London 2019 events with our comprehensive guide to the top entertainment in the city throughout the year. From January through to December, 2019 is packed with unmissable events - so read on to get the best out of London town.

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
Ruskin Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Denmark Hill, SE5 | 13 minutes from Goose Green
John Ruskin, the famous artist, writer and social campaigner, is the person after whom Ruskin Park is named. Ruskin lived near to the park which is ... More
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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.
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
Brick House Bakery East Dulwich
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
1 Zenoria Street, SE22 | 2 minutes from Goose Green
Famous for its crusty, chewy, slow fermented sourdough, Brick House Bakery supplies bread to top London restaurants including Duck Soup, Salon, Brunswick House, La Fromagerie, Frank's ... More
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
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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
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Restaurants near Goose Green

What are the best dining options near Goose Green London?
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Mirash
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
94 Grove Vale, SE22 | Same location as Goose Green
Indian/South Asian Cuisine... More
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Le Chardon
London > Restaurants > French restaurants
65 Lordship Lane, SE22 | 2 minutes from Goose Green
French cuisine. Booking advised. Tables on patio. ... More
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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
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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
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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.
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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
Ruskin Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Denmark Hill, SE5 | 13 minutes from Goose Green
John Ruskin, the famous artist, writer and social campaigner, is the person after whom Ruskin Park is named. Ruskin lived near to the park which is ... More
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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
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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
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Nightlife near Goose Green

Goose Green clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bussey Rooftop Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
Fifth Floor Roof, Unit B, Bussey Building, 133 Rye Lane, SE15 | 14 minutes from Goose Green
Parallel to the famous Frank's Cafe, five storeys upon the roof of the Bussey Building, the Bussey Rooftop Bar sits ... More
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
The Wine Parlour
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
89 Brixton Village, SW9 | 29 minutes from Goose Green
Encouraging you to try before you buy, The Wine Parlour in Brixton Village goes beyond your average bottle shop and ... 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.
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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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