Deptford on international list world heritage sites at risk.

Deptford Dockyard and the adjoining Sayes Court Garden have been highlighted the World Monuments Fund 2014 Monuments Watch.

The announcement was made in New York today by WMF President Bonnie Burnham who presented a list of diverse cultural heritage sites at risk from Venice to Aleppo in Syria.

The inclusion of Deptford highlights the historic importance of the site now due for controversial redevelopment.