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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If you are self-employed or a small business owner based in Lewisham, who has been affected by national lockdown restrictions, you might be eligible for a one-off cash payment of up to £9,000. The Additional Restrictions Grant (ARG) offers support payments to local businesses that have been forced to close or severely impacted by COVID-19 …

St Mildred’s Church on Brownhill Road has reached out to the wider community to help with a Planning appeal. Their church hall project is now in progress. We are asking church members, other local people and representatives of community organisations to write to the Planning Inspectorate, to demonstrate local support for the appeal. You only …

Improving our Local environmentMany thanks to Jack from Station contractors @BAMNuttall for preparing this year’s station meadow. The HGCA environment team are trying a new method this year to combat the colossal weed load which overwhelms it each year! Between the thin dry soil and the super aggressive bristly ox-tongue weeds, it’s been a tough …

Greening Hither Green Lane- New Street Trees.In the last two weeks, twelve shiny new street trees were planted in the lower section of HGL/Courthill Road. They were funded by NCil/Section 106 and by Hither Green Christmas trees bought by this community. They were supprted by Hither Green’s Councillors and the Lewisham Central Assembly coordinator. Finding …

The good news is that Lewisham Arts Orgs are now able to step up their Borough of Culture mobilisation plans and it’s time to restart the conversation about participation. We’ve been speaking to local groups – Hither Green and Lee are crammed full of dancers, artists and musicians of all stripes and so that end …

Lewisham Council is running a consultation on its Housing Allocation Policy. The policy decides· who is eligible· who gets priority for social housing· how the policy is appliedMore responses are needed! Deadline is 14 March. https://consultation.lewisham.gov.uk/strategic-housing-and-regulatory-services/https-lewisham-gov-uk-media-lewisham-housingal/—*Summary of Proposed Changes*Further detail on the proposed changes will be provided throughout the consultation, but the six, main proposed …

House of Lewisham announces launch of Lewisham Cookbook. Published 1 March 2021, RRP £20  Spending time in the kitchen has been a source of joy in lockdown, a way of finding calm, space and creating something nourishing. The new Lewisham Cookbook is new one written by Londoners, about Londoners, for Londoners.  The illustrated recipe book …

This is a message from the COVID-19 Vaccination clinic at Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust. 1. If you live in London and are aged over 65 or 2. You are clinically extremely vulnerable You can now book your COVID-19 vaccination appointment by visiting www.nhs.uk/covid-vaccination or by calling 119, free of charge. Language translation services are …

St Andrew in Sandhurst Road is sharing an appeal it received today. The local Lewisham blood donation group will be holding an extra blood donation session. Date: Friday 19th February 2021 Location: St Laurence Church & Centre, 37 Bromley Road, London SE6 2TS Time: 14:00 – 20:00 For further details and to book an appointment …

A consultation on Lewisham Council’s new Local Plan is now open and will run until 11th April.There is an interactive map where you can give opinions on Lewisham’s Heritage, Housing, Neighbourhoods and Services…Have your say here:https://lewishamlocalplan.commonplace.is/