An area with a strong sense of community, a leisure centre, library and shops.
Downham Library 1 May 1.30PM
Free online course teaching you the basics of using computers and the internet. Library staff will help you work through pre-prepared IT training tutorials.
Downham Health & Leisure Centre 1 May 2pm
Pool inflatable session where you can race your mate to the other end! The session is for children who can swim one length and are over 8 years old.
Downham Library 2 May 10am
Free online course teaching you the basics of using computers and the internet. Library staff will help you work through pre-prepared IT training tutorials. Registration is essential: please visit the library to find out more.
Downham Health & Leisure Centre 2 May 7pm
Boxing sessions coached by a qualified, friendly boxing coach who has boxed all his life. Great session for fitness and social
Downham Health & Leisure Centre 3 May 9.30AM
Soft play sessions for children aged 1-5 years old. The session includes a giant bouncy castle, with slide, a ball pit, soft play shapes and a trampette!
Find more events in Downham and Whitefoot
The area is split between Downham and Whitefoot wards.
Parks and open spaces
Leisure and arts
- Grove Park - to Charing Cross, Cannon Street, Sevenoaks and Sundridge Park
Walking and cycling
Downham was mostly farmland until the 1920s with a rifle range that was close to today's Rangefield Road. London county Council bought the farmland between 1920-23 and built two-storey brick houses with gardens.