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 …

Have you ever wondered what else might be sharing your outside side space?!  Then consider joining a new local Wildlife Group to hear ideas about how you identify creatures and mini beasts roaming your garden and local parks. Find out how you can encourage more wildlife into your garden or street!    Hither Green Wildlife …

Last Monday Dee Longley  was passing through the town centre and caught the filthy High Street being thoroughly cleansed.  Benches and grubby street furniture all got a scrubbing  and spraying.   

Hither Green Lane Tree Waterers your time has come! Our 15 new strert trees need watering in this dry weather. You can safely pour 20L down the tubing at the base of the trunk twice a week. Best if you do it first thing in the morning. Take your kids so they get to know …

Message from Lewisham A&E: Chest pain? Severe abdominal pain? Leg weakness?PLEASE still come to A&E. We are seeing very ill patients who have delayed coming because of fears of Covid or not wanting to burden us. NHS is set up to help all – covid & non covid patients. Please let people know- Dr Rob …

This morning Janine picked up 15 sets of scrubs made from fabric donated by Hither Green residents last week. Scrubs are the loose fitting  cotton tunic and trousers worn by clinical stuff. Hospital staff are changing clothes up to 12 times a day.  The super sewing team of Katy, Sue and Ella will be working …

Could your children help brighten up a neighbour’s Easter? There are a number of residents feeling very sad at the moment. A colourful homemade Easter card could be the thing to cheer them up! Please email hithergreenmutualaid@gmail.com & the drop off address will be sent!