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Cycle hub

Fun-filled cycling sessions for people of all ages every Saturday. Whether you're a beginner or an experienced cyclist, you're welcome to take part.
A Person Swimming In Birchmere Lake

Birchmere Park

One of Thamesmead’s largest open spaces, there’s plenty happening at Birchmere Park. From cricket games and car boot sales to team sports and seasonal swimming.
People Kayaking

Connecting Thamesmead

Connecting Thamesmead is a community-led programme which brings people together to improve health and wellbeing.
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Thamesmead Champions

We're looking for local people to share information with family and friends to help keep them healthy.
Advice Hub

Advice hub

The Advice Hub offers free specialist advice. Families can speak to a trained volunteer face-to-face or on the phone.
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Positive Steps

Positive Steps Thamesmead helps residents access free support with issues such as benefits, debt and money management, housing, immigration, counselling, energy saving and more.
Inside The Sporting Club

Sporting Club Thamesmead

Sporting Club Thamesmead offers sport and fitness activities, function rooms for hire, a sports bar, spaces for children’s parties and more.
Outdoor Gym

Southmere Lake outdoor gym

The outdoor gym, which was previously located outside of The Link, has been relocated near Southmere Lake.
Playground At Cygnet Square In Southmere

Cygnet Square play area

The Cygnet Square play area reopened in June 2024 after being temporarily closed for refurbishment.

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Well baby clinics

Well baby clinics provide an opportunity for parents and carers to weigh their baby, speak with a Health Visitor about concerns and be given information and advice.

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Community Group Forum 

Are you interested in running a small group? Do you want to find out about local training and funding opportunities?
Peabody Business Forum

Peabody Business Forum

Join the Peabody Business Forum to meet like-minded business owners and share opportunities, advice and support. 
Craft Workshop

Thamesmead Community Fund

Apply for a grant of up to £3,000 to deliver cultural or community projects to benefit Thamesmead’s residents.

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