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Shrewsbury House is a community centre run for the benefit of the local people of Shooters Hill and Plumstead Common. It is  a place where people of all ages can come together to enjoy fun, recreation and education. The heart and focus of our community.

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PLEASE NOTE: Many of our groups have a break over the summer, please contact group leader directly with the details given on their page for dates  / times they are active during the Summer break.

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Show your support for Shrewsbury House by joining as a member. It's free and entitles you to vote on how the House is run. Download a membership form

Shrewsbury House Summer Fete Fundraising News

We have raised an amazing £852.00 towards a defibrillator, a huge thank you to all who came and made our Summer Fete a success, and to @ruxley_nursery @sainsburys @Asda @theworksstores @vue The Co-op @headwayselnwk and our house users and volunteers for your fantastic donations and all your help, you are amazing!

We still have a way to go, here is the information to donate -
To donate £1, text HEART to 70201
To donate £3, text HEART to 70331
To donate £5, text HEART to 70970
To donate £10, text HEART to 70191

Or you can donate any amount by going to

Thank you so much, we appreciate your support, together we can build a better community.


Coming up

Friday 30th Aug Plumstravaganza Music Night Friday 30th August 7.30pm - 10.30pm   Plumstravaganza Music Night.  Art Plumstead present a Plumstravaganza!   Art & Music Showcase Friday 30th August from 7pm until 10.30pm. Art Plumstead presents a night showcasing the work of artists taking part in Plumstead Open Studios on Saturday 7th & Sunday 8th September. The evening is designed to allow you to meet and see the work of some of the artists taking part in the Open Studios.  It is an opportunity to meet them in a relaxed atmosphere, with perhaps a drink from the bar. Afterwards you can stay and be entertained by three musical acts brought to you by PLUnk that co-ordinated a week of music here in Plumstead during late July. Entry is free and everyone is welcome. The Music The Gillies: - are an Americana influenced acoustic folk duo, writing haunting songs of love and loss. They comprise of Susan Turner (vocals, tenor guitar), and Mark (Gilly) Evans (guitar, dobro).   The Bossa Bandits: - deliver the sound of the summer, blending classic Bossa Nova beats with a British accent; fusing the authentic grooves of Brazil with original song writing to create a uniquely timeless and mellow vibe. If you want to dance, sing and party, then the Bossa Bandits are for you.   Rob Thom: - Plumstead based Folk/Pop Singer/Songwriter accompanying himself on guitar.  For more information please see website                    

Saturday 31st Aug Watercolour Workshop with Andrew Riley Watercolour WorkshopSaturday 31st August 1.00pm - 4.00pm Art Plumstead's Andrew Riley has been running his popular Watercolour Workshops regularly at Plumstead Community Market for almost 3 years and more recently has start holding occasional Workshops at Shrewsbury House. During Plumstravaganza, Andrew has decided to hold this workshop, which has the theme "Visual Thinking with Imagination". The cost of the 3 hour session is £10. These sessions are popular and spaces are limited, please contact Andrew via email to book: -      

Monday 2nd Sep Get Together Mondays - Chair Yoga with Laura Villa Monday 2nd September 10.30am - 12.30pmCome along and join Laura Villa for a relaxing and restoring gentle chair yoga session.Laura is a qualified Yoga teacher, who has held several classes at Shrewsbury House. This session is free, however donations are always appreciated to help pay for classes and tea. All Welcome!

Friday 6th Sep Charlton & Woolwich Free Film Festival Friday 6th September & Friday 13th September 7.30pm  Charlton & Woolwich Free Film Festival is back! There will be three films being shown here at Shrewsbury House, Cinema Paradiso on 6th September at 7.30pm, Matilda on 13th September at 4.30pm, & Wonder Woman on 13th September at 7.30pm. Tickets are available from

Monday 9th Sep Get Together Mondays - Woolwich Opera Works Monday 9th Sepember 10.30am - 12.30pm Join Dominic Walsh from Woolwich Opera Works, learn about the history of Opera and about Woolwich Opera Works, find out who they are, what they do and have your questions answered. This will be an intersting an engaging event for all music lovers! This session is free, however donations are always appreciated to help pay for classes and tea. All Welcome!  

Children & young people
From pre-birth NCT classes to babies, toddlers and older children, we offer a wide range of classes and activities for all ages.
Activities for all
Yoga, pilates, learn French or how to tap dance. There's something for everyone. Or start your own group, we're happy to help.
Bar & Cafe
Our bar and cafe are the social hub of Shrewsbury House. Meet, talk and get to know each other in a friendly, relaxed atmosphere.
Venue hire
Shrewsbury House is a licensed wedding venue. Our beautiful building is the perfect backdrop for your wedding or a party.


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