Monthly Archive:: March 2009

Tube to Peckham given go-ahead

In 2012 people will be able to travel by Underground to and from Peckham. The East London Line will be extended from Surrey Quays to Queen’s Road Peckham, Peckham Rye, Denmark Hill, Clapham High Street, Wandsworth Road and Clapham Junction. We hope that by issue number 130 of our magazine we will have published a

Pioneer Health Centre doctors honoured with plaque

An English Heritage blue plaque was unveiled at the original Peckham Pioneer Health Centre at 142 Queen’s Road, Peckham, on 26 March 2009. This was to honour Drs George Scott Williamson and Innes Pearse who founded the centre in 1926. Dr Margaret Pelling of the Wellcome Unit for the History of Medicine, University of Oxford,