Swimmers at Brockwell Lido in support of Crisis
November 16, 2015, No comments

Hundreds of swimmers in fancy-dress will jump into the chilly water at Brockwell Lido at midday on 12 December in support of Crisis, the national charity for single homeless people.  […]


Ready, steady, splash! Summer fun at Brockwell Lido’s races

July 13, 2015, No comments

Streamline Swims’ 2015 Summer Races were a big hit this weekend.  On Saturday swimmers of all ages headed down to the annual competition at Br ...

Brockwell lido summer races

Brockwell Lido annual summer swim races

June 23, 2015, No comments

Come and join Streamline Swims’ annual summer races taking place at Brockwell Lido on Saturday July 11. Races this year include 50m, 100m, half mil ...

A sunset screening at Brockwell Lido. Photo by HH Free Film Fest volunteers

Herne Hill flicks fest is here to stay

June 2, 2015, No comments

This year’s Herne Hill Free Film Festival saw film-goers camped out under blankets at some of the area’s most iconic locations. Our arts writer Ka ...

  • Shelley Silas is writer-in-residence at Brockwell Lido
    New writer-in-residence at Brockwell Lido
    February 11, 2015, 2 Comments

    South London’s beloved open-air swimming pool now has its very own writer-in-residence. Writer Shelley Silas will be spending her Monday afternoons writing at Brockwell Lido. I spoke to Shelley during her first [...]