Jimmy Mizen was a 16 year old school boy from Lewisham, South East London who lost his life in an unprovoked attack in a bakery.
We are raising funds to help renovate and reopen The Café of Good Hope in Hither Green, after it suffered a flood in September that’s left it empty and in disrepair due to the damage.
In 2013, Margaret Mizen and writer Justin Butcher published Jimmy: A Legacy of Peace. In this second excerpt, Margaret talks about Jimmy’s happy-go-lucky attitude.
Aaron Bishop (19), from Catford, is a journalist who got involved with us at Southbank on our Peace Mosaic.
During the creation of our Peace Mosaic at Southbank’s WHY? Festival, we asked individuals what their pledge meant to them.
In 2013, Margaret Mizen and writer Justin Butcher published Jimmy: A Legacy of Peace. Over the next few months, we’ll be publishing short edited excerpts from the book.