Layers of London


Recruiting student placements for June to document the History of the High Street!

We have 2 amazing Student placements up for grabs over the month of June 2018 with Layers of London in collaboration with Bexley archives to document 'The History of the High street': looking at Bexleyheath Broadway and Sidcup high street and how they have changed over time.

Take a look at Bexley archives amazing resources to see the fantastic work they have already done on the subject.

Photograph courtesy of Bexley council archives through:














We need some help to get the amazing photographs, stories and memories of these high streets on Layers of London.


Want to get involved? Read the Student placements brief and contact our Public Engagement Officer by 14th May : [email protected]

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