Cool events accessible by train from Deptford landings

If you’re arriving in Deptford without a driver’s licence, whether you’ll have access to enough events via Deptford train station can be a daunting question. Luckily, the Deptford area is remarkably well connected, meaning you won’t be confined to Deptford High Street. Here are just a few cool things coming up that’ll only take a short trip on the train, from stations within walking distance.


Learn Digital Illustration at the V&A

Via: Deptford Train Station

Whether you’re a Goldsmiths student looking to get some practice in, or a novice looking to add to their CV, this course will arm you with a graphics tablet and the confidence to turn your ideas into eye-popping reality. Don’t let the price tag scare you, this is an investment in your future. Hop on the train and then the tube at Blackfriars to South Kensington and you’ll be there in 45 minutes.

When: 10.30am – 5pm, Saturday, March 14, 2020 & Sunday, March 15, 2020


Big Up! at Southbank Centre

Via: Canada Water

Canada Water connects you directly to the Jubilee Line, which basically means you’ll never be short of things to do. It’s a direct journey to Waterloo station, from where the shortest of walks will take you to the always entertaining Southbank Centre. Big Up! Is an unmissable show in which a beatboxer and a puppet share a stage with no script, no props, and only their wits to see them through the hour. Hilarity ensues.

When: 11am and 3pm between Wednesday, 15 April and Sunday, 19 April 2020


Bear Funny Comedy at The Finsbury 

Via: Surrey Quays

The Finsbury is a long-established haven for comedians trying out new material. If you’re into seeing comedians trying out their latest titbits with varying success, then you’ll just need to make a short walk, to Surrey Quays station. Once you’re on the train, you should be there in under half an hour.

When: Doors open at 7.45pm on Wednesday, March 4, 2020


Education Whiskey Tasting Fundraiser at LBRF 

Via: South Bermondsey

For its fifth year, the London Bridge Renaissance Faire is proudly sponsored by Speyburn Whiskey! So if you’re as mad about booze as you are about Games of Thrones, you’ll find plenty to love there. Catch the train from South Bermondsey station and you’ll find yourself back in time and suitably merry.

When: 2pm and 5pm on Saturday, April 4, 2020 & 1pm and 3pm on Sunday April 5, 2020


Watch Mulholland Drive at The Barbican 

Via: Deptford Train Station or South Bermondsey

It might take you a minute to figure out the multiple changes you have to make on your way from Deptford to The Barbican Centre, but you don’t want to let that stand between you and their upcoming screening of David Lynch’s cult classic Mulholland Drive. Once you’ve made your way there once, you’ll be able to confidently visit again and again for a whole host of special screenings.

When: 8.15pm on Tuesday, April 7, 2020