An area with a strong sense of community, a leisure centre, library and shops.
Downham Library 28 August 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 29 August 8.30AM
Activity Camps are a great way for your child to keep active, have fun, make new friends, try something new and take part in a whole range of activities and sports! All Fit For Sport staff members are trained, DBS-checked and full of enthusiasm to deliver
Downham Health & Leisure Centre 29 August 9.30AM
Intensive learn to swim course for begginers 5+ years.
Downham Health & Leisure Centre 29 August 10am
Stage 2 level intensive swimming course age 5+.
Downham Library 29 August 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.
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.