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WIN £50 with the #SpringInThamesmead photo competition

Send us a photo showing what #SrpingInThamesmead means to you for the chance to win £50!


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Southmere Lake Wetland Planting

Thamesmead residents spring into action, adding thousands of plants to Southmere Lake and over 270 trees to Manorway Green

Southmere Lake is now home to more than, 3,000 new plants, thanks to newly installed floating island…


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Craft Workshop

Join the Thamesmead Community Fund Panel and help us support local groups and creatives!

Apply to become part of the Thamesmead Community Fund panel for 2024-25.


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Broadwater Green Play Space Opening

Thamesmead schoolchildren celebrate opening of a new state of the art playground

Thamesmead children and their parents flocked to Broadwater Green in West Thamesmead to explore a re…


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Gallions Lake Wetland Planting

Thamesmead residents boost local biodiversity by adding hundreds of new plants to Gallions Lake

Residents in Thamesmead have helped to add more than 400 plants in and around Gallions Lake in West…


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Thamesmead Festival 2021

Open call: Take part in the 2024 Thamesmead Festival!

The Thamesmead Festival is returning to Southmere Park on Saturday 10 August 2024 and we're looking…


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B&M Cannon Retail Park

B&M opens new discount store at cannon retail park

Discount retailer B&M has today opened a new store at Cannon Retail Park in Thamesmead, creating mor…


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Listening Ears Feel Good Centre

Thamesmead community groups awarded £15,000 to deliver projects that positively impact local residents

Five community projects in Thamesmead recently awarded £15,000 of funding to improve people’s mental…


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Credit Tfl Photos Of The DLR Trains

Locals invited to give feedback on proposed extension of Docklands Light Railway to Thamesmead

Londoners can now have their say on proposals to extend the Docklands Light Railway (DLR) to Thamesm…


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Christmas Presents Web

Helping to bring Christmas cheer to Thamesmead groups this festive season

Community groups across Thamesmead have been getting into the Christmas spirit over the last couple…


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Festival Production Group Web

Say hello to the new Thamesmead Festival Production Group

We’re pleased to introduce the new Festival Production Group who will be planning the 2024 Thamesmea…


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Southmere Lake Wildflowers

Research update from plant and wildlife monitoring at Southmere Lake

We’ve commissioned independent expert ecologists from RSK Wilding to monitor the different species o…


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The Cage

Thamesmead basketball court undergoes colourful transformation

Local artists have transformed the entire floor and walls of the multi-use games area on Thamesmead’…


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Cosy Corners Web

How we’re supporting our residents this winter

In Thamesmead and the surrounding areas, there’s a wide range of help and support available for thos…


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School Children Tree Planting

Thamesmead schoolchildren help plant hundreds of trees for National Tree Week

Children from three schools in Thamesmead took a hands-on approach to tackling the climate crisis th…


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