An area with a strong sense of community, a leisure centre, library and shops.
Downham Library 27 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 27 May 4pm
Trampolining sessions for everyone aged three to adult on Thursdays and Fridays. Spaces are limited in the children's classes but there are spaces in the adults. Learn moves from seat drops to sommersaults or just come to keep fit!
Downham Library 28 May 10.30AM
Join in our weekly craft activity for children.
Downham Library 28 May 12.30PM
Come along for our free family film screening.
Downham Library 28 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.
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.