Brockley Bites

Q Magazine pays tribute to Brockley legend
Not Kate Bush, Athlete or Aqualung, but Erin, from the Launderette on Brockley Road. Apparently, someone from Q is a regular customer and interviewed her about her favourite song to work to. She plumped for Rod Stewart's Maggie May. Apparently, in her youth, "she was more like Rod than Rod."

Sounds Around remains defiant
The scaffolding up on Sounds Around had prompted some speculation that it was finally submitting to modernity and getting a face lift. But rest assured, it's going to stay as lovably anachronistic as ever - they're just fixing a leaky roof.

Brockley "the new East Dulwich" say East Dulwichers
In an echo of the debate we're currently having on Brockley Central, The East Dulwich forum is fretting over whether their area has lost its charm and are casting around for the "New East Dulwich", with Brockley one of the leading contenders, noted for its local pride and proximity to "edgy" areas like New Cross.