Lewisham, do you know:• a local organisation who work with vulnerable/isolated people and would benefit from some free music. • a local resident who is isolated/having a difficult time.• a person/organisation who deserves recognition.We’d love to give them a song 🎶 service is free and the music visits are always outdoors, safe and distanced.Nominate a …

Volunteer in the Garden-  Saturday Mornings – 11am – 1pm. Coordinators: Annie  and Josie. Email: Volunteer@ourhithergreen.com The garden is the former entrance to the old Hither Green station. It is a  flower garden and community orchard,.  Local residents have been  gardening here for 10 years and the space has been redesigned over the last 3 …

Lewisham Foodbank’s main distribution centre has been flooded from recent rains and they have lost some vital stock. They are appealing for increased donations this week. If you are in a position to help, there is a collection point at Sainsbury’s in Staplehurst Road, just inside the door.

We are pleased to announce that the official Hither Green Jumble Trail is back for 2021, and will take place over two days on the 19th and 20th June.We already have 47 houses registered, a prize draw, and a few local cafes offering free coffee for shoppers. Anyone wanting to participate who is worried they …

Lights, Camera, Action!The 130 seat theatre is a fantastic space for any budding superstars to practice or as a venue for any local dance or acting groups to perform recitals and plays. A wonderful option for £50 per hourMore information and booking details can be found at:https://www.colfes.com/leisure-centre/venue-hire/

The Lewisham Healthy Walks programme includes both health walks and Nordic walks, aimed at Lewisham residents who are less active.Lewisham Health walks are led by trained volunteer walk leaders. The walks are 30-90 minutes long. They range from a short walk in a park to longer explorations of the local Lewisham area and beyond. We …

If you have put in your street tree request for planting this coming winter, then now is good time to start thinking about what kind of street tree would grow well in your street and at the same time contribute to biodiversity in Lewisham. There are a number of important factors to consider and these …

Lewisham Healthy walks will restart as soon as the restrictions allow and organisers need your input. Please fill out this simple survey to let the. know what would make you feel more confident to return to a group walk. Link: https://t.co/CTJiygAMIH

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 …