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The Lewisham Well-being Map

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Job Opportunity: Lewisham- London Borough of Culture

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Adult Learning Lewisham is running some more free taster sessions in September so people can try a session and find out more about a subject before committing to a longer course. —Monday 6 SeptemberBeginners introduction clothesmakingIf you have been inspired by the Sewing Bee and would love to start making your own clothes, but don’t …

Workshop on NCIL funding – £870,000 for Lewisham The Council has added two more dates to give everyone the opportunity to ask questions. They can also talk to projects 1-1. Attend a workshop to receive guidance, ask questions and meet other organisations and book a 1-1 session to discuss your idea and application. This funding …

Catford Town Centre This week, Lewisham Council announced the ambition to make Catford the greenest town centre in London. The Framework Plan has been shaped by over 3,000 comments from local residents and we’re grateful to everyone who has taken part over the years. The plans are now due to be considered by Mayor and …

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 …

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 …

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/

Public Health Lewisham wants to develop new communication materials- posters and digital imagery for its Sugar Smart andDaily Mile projects for the borough. Please note that this unique opportunity is still open until 8thFebruary 2021, 12 noon. Links to documents:Briefing for co-production of postershttps://drive.google.com/file/d/10c8ThbP4ROdGGCE7TQoqa0ymbyCbzman/view?usp=drivesdkQueries raised about the co-production processhttps://drive.google.com/file/d/10cObgbm4zoLZctVnmQGMyFh7E6bMtokf/view?usp=drivesdkAny questions about the process to: Rochelle.haye@lewisham.gov.uk

Lewisham Council needs lots of community responses to its proposals for changes to how it allocates social housing. ( The Housing Allocation Scheme.)Link: https://consultation.lewisham.gov.uk/strategic-housing-and-regulatory-services/https-lewisham-gov-uk-media-lewisham-housingal/—All local authorities in England must have an Allocation Scheme to decide:· who gets priority for social housing· who is eligible· how the policy is appliedYour feedback will be used to shape …

The vision is for Catford to become one of the greenest town centres in London. In addition to rerouting the South Circular, removing the gyratory and providing new pedestrian crossings, simplified road junctions and wider pavements will free up land and connect the Laurence House site with the civic hub and the town centre to …