Pension Credits/ BBC TV Licensing Changes for the Over 75s

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Lewisham to capitalise on local air quality being up by 31%

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Talk About Art- 20 lockdown Activities for children & young people

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On Saturday we raised the Grow Wild flag at the Springbank Road Community Garden! The flag  celebrates our selection by Kew Gardens as one of their community groups. We’ll be running a series of gardening and clean up events over the summer and into the autumn so look out for them. We were there to …

Tonight’s opening of the Model Market on Lewisham High Street was a complete smash! Tonnes of people, massive queues, top tunes and the food… oh the food! Lewisham has been thirsting for a great night out and in Street Feast’s Model Market it has finally found one! Lewisham is famous for it’s historic street market …

Do you need to kit your children out in new summer clothes and shoes now the sun is out? Then do go along to the next Lochaber Table Sale on Saturday 28 June .  Time:  3-5pm. These events are always well frequented and stocked with quality, 2nd hand children’s clothes, shoes, toys, books, puzzles, nursery and …

Take the chance to explore your local rivers this summer- late June means the 3 Rivers Clean Up!  Saturday 21 June – Saturday 12 July. This is an annual celebration of The Quaggy, The Ravensbourne and The Pool- a Festival of Rivers! Volunteers are invited to join local conservationists and experts in woodland management on the river banks …

Lewisham Foodbank is  looking for volunteers for their upcoming collection in partnership with Tesco- Lewisham on Friday 4th and Saturday 5th July. Can you help out? Just for a couple of hours over those 2 days. If you’d like to sign up, please register your interest here or email info@lewisham.foodbank.org.uk . If you are not able to volunteer but …

The Corbett Society has launched a competition to find the best photographic portrait of someone who lives, works or studies here on the Corbett Estate. As a fifth of the Corbett Estate falls within the Hither Green Boundaries…why not get involved! The photo must be of a person and be taken on the Corbett Estate. …

It looks like dreams of a local restaurant taking up residence at The Biscuit Factory on Staplehurst Road have come to naught. The site developers of the Biscuit Factory Unit  have applied for change of use from restaurant to a straight retail space. Lewisham Planning reference:DC/14/87501 According to investigations undertaken by the Costcutters on Staplehurst Road,  the Biscuit Factory …

Lewisham Council are inviting applications for funding from faith and voluntary organisations from the Small and Faith Fund 2014–15. This fund will enable organisations to deliver small, one-off projects that benefit local communities. Grants of up to £3,000 (or up to £10,000 for partnership projects) are available and priority will be given to projects that meet …

Prefabs – Palaces for the People Prefab Museum Summer events and opening times!! The next guided tour around Excalibur prefabs in Catford is Sat 21 June. Email Elisabethblanchet@hotmail.com to book your place!

The gardens at St Swithun’s church are being renovated by Jenny the gardener and a dedicated team of local volunteers. The gardens- front and back suffered greatly during the work to replace the West Window (facing onto Hither Green Lane) and remedial work to repair water ingress into the crypt.  Summer has started and the …