An area with a strong sense of community, a leisure centre, library and shops.
Downham Library 27 November 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 Library 27 November 1pm
This conversation class is run by spEC (Speaking English with Confidence)
Wavelengths leisure centre 27 November 4pm
Gym sessions for 13-15 year olds
The REAP Centre 27 November 4pm
Supporting children aged 4–11 to complete their homework.
HAKA Sports Complex 28 November 10am
One hour of coached Futsal
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.