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Moorings Sociable Club Inside View

The Moorings Sociable Club shortlisted for prestigious architecture award

The recently refurbished Moorings Sociable Club has been shortlisted for the prestigious AJ Architec…


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Swimming In Birchmere Lake

Thamesmead swimmers make a splash in Birchmere Lake

Open water swimming in Birchmere Lake kicked off in Thamesmead this weekend, giving experienced swim…


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Jasleen Kaur

Artist Jasleen Kaur wins commission to create South Thamesmead’s first piece of permanent public art

Jasleen Kaur has won a commission to create the first piece of permanent public art for Cygnet Squar…


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Young Londoners

Young Londoners use art to voice their climate dreams

Over 1,500 young Londoners will use art to express their personal response to climate change, as the…


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New online service launched to respond to local environmental maintenance issues

Thamesmead residents can now report problems on their streets and in open spaces – such as fly-tippi…


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Lakeside Centre Launch

Thamesmead community joins together to celebrate £2.7m refurbishment of the Lakeside Centre

Thamesmead residents are invited to the iconic Lakeside Centre on Tuesday 10 May for a special open…


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Miyuki Kasahara

“If you think your project will benefit the local community, just try it!” - How one resident uses her Making Space for Nature grant

Local residents have loved attending An Introduction to Natural Gardening and Soil Ecology, a series…


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Children In Play Area

Meet our Local Area Plan team

Peabody's Local Area Plan team in Thamesmead does everything from supporting children and families,…


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Joan A Green

Thamesmead educator publishes new book for children sitting the 11+ exam

A Thamesmead educator has written a new book for parents and their children who are sitting the 11+…


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Abbey Wood

All change at Thamesmead as Elizabeth line opens

The Elizabeth Line is now open, bringing massive benefits to the Thamesmead community.


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Edible Garden

Residents ‘Gather and Grow’ at Thamesmead’s Edible Garden

Earlier this month local residents came together to celebrate the start of the Spring growing season…


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Ozge Aden

Making Space for Nature Community Fund supports local resident workshops

Ozge Aden is a local resident and was a successful recipient of the Making Space For Nature Communit…


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Memorial Bench

Covid memorial benches installed in Thamesmead parks

Covid memorial benches have been installed in Birchmere and Gallions parks dedicated to those who lo…


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Who Makes The City

Open City announces public events programme supported by Peabody

Open City has announced a new public programme in association with the Open City Stewardship Awards…


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Electric Vehicle Being Charged

Bringing electric cars to Thamesmead

The first of our On-street Electric Car (EV) charging points have been installed in our lamp posts i…


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