Streatham Parish Pump DEC-JAN 2016

As we approach the turn of the year there continue to be a series of exciting new openings in Streatham.  The Italian, Il Giardino, is getting ready to open soon near Streatham Hill, Piccolino, a new café, is open at 212 A Eardley Road, Streatham Common and Occasional Books, a new second hand bookshop is now open at 93 Streatham Vale (near the Co-op store).

The Hideaway Café is changing to a coffee kiosk and box office for Hideaway and expanding workspace facilities. 

After a long search for the perfect location in Streatham, Wandsworth Oasis is delighted to announce they have opened a charity shop in Streatham on Leigham Court Road, their first in the Borough. You're bound to get a bargain and you might even find a Christmas present or two.  They collect for free in South London.

At the Railway pub, opposite the Streatham Common station on 7th Dec at 7.30pm there is the next meeting for the proposed Streatham Common WI, the Streatham WI being fully subscribed.

Lastly, Time Out readers have voted and the five category winners in the 2016 Time Out Love London Awards in Streatham are:

Restaurant: Winner - Hood, Runner up - Bravi Ragazzi

Bars & Pubs: Winner - Pratts and Payne, Runner up - The Bull

Cafés and Coffee shops: Winner - Batch & Co, Runner up - Brooks & Gao

Shops: Winner - Elephant Bakehouse, Runner up - Turnstyle Records

Local Culture: Winner – Hideaway, Runner up Streatham Library

For full listing of the winners and the nominees see