Lesley Allen of the Diamond Club at Holy Cross, and the ‘Bring Me Sunshine’ reminiscence and entertainment project is galvanising her Sunshine Ladies team.  Together they will be working to support older members of the community! Today for example,  Lesley is  putting together little planting packs to deliver to people!  Do you have elderly friends …

NEWS: The Hither Green & Lee Ward Mutual Aid Group is a new team of over 300 local residents. These are your neighbours, they all live locally. They have volunteered to help people with: shopping prescription collection dog walking  friendly phone calls for those in isolation Plus other forms of assistance during the COVID-19 crisis. If you need any …

NEW: The Hither Green West Village Facebook Page. Hither Green Residents have been in touch about a new Facebook page created to share local news and to advocate for Hither Green Village, West of the Railway. The messy consultation and implementation of the Lee Green Ward Healthy Neighbourhood Scheme appears to be a major catalyst …

The Catford Postnatal Group has gone online via google meet.Starts tmw and every Friday at 11am. It’s a group for new mums (not necessarily first baby!) to get together for support, to share experiences, ideas, cry & laugh. Get the link by email: catfordpostnatalgroup@gmail.com

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Passengers travelling through London Bridge advised to plan for nine-day closure of lines through Hither Green this summer The Sidcup, Grove Park and Bromley North lines through Hither Green will be closed for nine days from Saturday 25 July to Sunday 2 August 2020 while Network Rail completes critical signalling upgrades in the area. Services …

Copyright- Andy Wakeman South Park Road VE Day By Paul Browning of the Running Past  Blog The 8 May 1945 sees the 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe, VE Day and as part of this year’s Festival we are remembering this important anniversary that had both national and local significance. With Berlin surrounded and the …

 Everyone here are the Hither Green Community Association we would like to wish you all well during these difficult times.As we would be in the middle of the Hither Green Festival this week, we thought we could not let some of the hard work already done towards the festival just be forgotten along with my …

The Young Women’s Hub in Catford has launched a fundraiser to raise awareness in the community and ensure that it can survive and grow as a charity through this crisis and beyond. The young women’s hub is an independent school in Lewisham that makes a difference. It is a safe, calm place where young vulnerable women …

Lewisham Cabinet member for Environment and Transport Cllr Sophie McGeevor has announced Lewisham will be taking the opportunity to widen footpaths, install modal filters, and create ‘pop up’ cycle lanes & school streets to help people walk & cycle in safety during this period.   “With more people walking & cycling we’ve seen air quality …

The Talk About Art teaching project has created 20 tutorial videos for children to use at home. All the activities are suitable for children in key stages 1, 2 and 3, with appropriate levels of support and use materials commonly found around the home. Toilet Roll Art | How to make an iPhone mobile phone …

Help London have launched their online directory service to help support small, local businesses across London that have been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic but are still operating under the new government guidelines that came into effect in March. The directory lists local and independent businesses around London that are still able to offer their …