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Market in Greenwich & South London

Pop Brixton

One of the latest in the growing number of venues that have clocked on to using old shipping containers for hosting pop-up bars, restaurants and shops, Pop Brixton is a brilliant community initiative with a buzzing …
Market in Greenwich & South London

Brixton Village

A revitalised and very hip transformation of Granville Arcade near Brixton Market, with a host of inventively inclined shops and fantastic restaurants and cafes.
Market in Greenwich & South London

Greenwich Market

One of the smallest of London's ubiquitous markets, but Greenwich Market holds its own in quality. On Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays and weekends, stallholders tend to be small, independent artists, offering original…
Market in Greenwich & South London

Tooting Market

A stalwart of the South London shopping scene, Tooting Market has been operating since 1930 (but may be facing demolition due to Crossrail 2, a proposed rail link). There is an excellent variety of stalls, selling e…
Books in Greenwich & South London

Village Books

Village Books is so small you could swing the proverbial dead cat and dislodge books from all four walls. But tininess is this shop’s forte, with a wealth of knowledge and experience from staff, including the ever-r…
Homewares in Greenwich & South London

Battersea Flower Station

With its punning name you might think this charming garden centre, squeezed into a sliver of land alongside some railway tracks, would be happy to rest on its florals. But there's more: it doubles as a florist, and …
Market in Greenwich & South London

Brixton Market

A heady, cosmopolitan blend of silks, wigs, knock-off fashion, halal butchers and the occasional Christian preacher assembles on Electric Ave. Tilapia fish, pig’s trotters, yams, mangoes, okra, plantains and Jamaica…
Books in Greenwich & South London

Tales on Moon Lane

Tales on Moon Lane feels like it belongs in a fairy tale itself. Impeccably decorated inside and out, this multi-award-winning children’s bookshop has a mission to inspire young minds to fall in love with reading. T…
Music in Greenwich & South London

Casbah Records

This funky meeting ground of classic, vintage and rare vinyl (Bowie, Rolling Stones, soul, rock, blues, jazz, indie etc) – as well as CDs, DVDs and memorabilia – originally traded at Greenwich Market before upgradin…
Fashion & Accessories in Greenwich & South London

Joy

This funky shop does a great line in retro floral frocks and blouses, hip T-shirts, polo shirts and an imaginative range of inventive gift ideas and quirky accessories.