The 2016 Hither Green Festival kicked off with a bang on the 14th of May. Taking place over 8 days, numerous events and activities were laid on to appeal to visitors from the local area, as well as surrounding boroughs.

London Wire were there to capture the first day on film, with Reis Daniel presenting.

This years festival was considered by many to be the most successful yet. There was something for everyone: families, gardeners, live music fans and even fitness fanatics.

Many people who live in Hither Green have recently located to the area – making the festival an ideal opportunity to make new friends and business contacts.

For more information about the Hither Green Community Association who organise the festival and other events for local people throughout the year, visit