Phoenix festival in Bellingham attended by thousands

Phoenix festival in Bellingham attended by thousands

Phoenix festival in Bellingham attended by thousands

Phoenix festival in Bellingham attended by thousands

Phoenix festival in Bellingham attended by thousands

Phoenix festival in Bellingham attended by thousands

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Thousands of people gathered in a Bellingham park for the area's annual family fun day.

News Shopper: Phoenix festival in Bellingham attended by thousands

Hosted by Phoenix Community Housing, there were more than over 60 stalls and attractions including rock climbing, graffiti, knitting, polo, and representatives from community groups including the Downham Nutrition Partnership, Lewisham Scouts, and Farmstead Road Community Gardens.

News Shopper: Phoenix festival in Bellingham attended by thousands

The event even featured its own talent show - Phoenix’s Got Talent - to showcase the skills of people throughout Downham, Bellingham and Whitefoot.

Tatanya and Neilaa, who performed a self-composed track were crowned winners of the contest.

Phoenix chief executive Jim Ripley said: "The festival is a fantastic opportunity to celebrate all that’s brilliant in south Lewisham – a wonderful sense of community and special people that work hard all year round to make our area a better place to live, work and play."

News Shopper: Phoenix festival in Bellingham attended by thousands

News Shopper: Phoenix festival in Bellingham attended by thousands

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3:57pm Tue 20 May 14

sarfflondonbird says...

Rather tedious.
Rather tedious. sarfflondonbird
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7:03pm Thu 22 May 14

mouthalmighty says...

What's your problem sarffy marffy?
What's your problem sarffy marffy? mouthalmighty
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