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Application to create Thamesmead Mural

Apply to create your own Thamesmead Mural - Closes on 19 May

Leave your mark on Thamesmead and apply to paint your very own mural on one of the town's walls.

20/04/2023

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Opening Of The Nest

Official opening of The Nest Community Building and Library

Thamesmead residents headed to a free community fun day on 12 April to celebrate the grand opening o…

20/04/2023

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An under-used green chain walk at Abbey Way and the nearby Maran Way in South Thamesmead

Under-used green spaces to transform into flourishing parkland as final stage of £3.9m landscaping programme gets underway

Two under-used walking routes in South Thamesmead are to be transformed into flourishing parkland an…

12/04/2023

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My Thamesmead: Elizabeth

My Thamesmead: Elizabeth

My Thamesmead is a new feature that gives you the chance to share your favourite things about the to…

31/03/2023

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Damilola Oke, a student at St Paul’s Academy in Thamesmead shares her tips for students on how to relax to take the pressure off.

Damilola’s tips for students

Damilola Oke is a student at St Paul’s Academy in Thamesmead. With GCSEs and A-Levels fast approachi…

31/03/2023

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Tackling knife crime in Thamesmead and Abbey Wood.

Drop the knives

Following last year’s two tragic fatal stabbings in Thamesmead, local young people Sian Dell and Hay…

31/03/2023

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Little Fish Theatre programmes, New Leaf and Embrace, focusing on healthy relationships

Little Fish Theatre brings healthy relationship sessions to Thamesmead schools

Over the past six months, Little Fish Theatre has run two programmes, New Leaf and Embrace, focusing…

31/03/2023

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The Nest library

Volunteer at The Nest library

The Nest is opening this April and the London Borough of Bexley is looking for volunteers to help ru…

31/03/2023

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The Thamesmead light festival featuring stunning light installations along a walking trail starting at the Lakeside Centre, running along Bazalgette Way and parts of the Ridgeway, and finishing at Crossway Park.

Thamesmead light festival returns with showstopping water screen

The Thamesmead light festival returns on Saturday 4 March from 5pm - 10pm featuring stunning light i…

24/03/2023

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Improvements to Crossway Community Orchard

Improvements to Crossway Community Orchard

There has been lots going on recently at Crossway Community Orchard.  Since 2019 the space in Crossw…

21/03/2023

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2023 Thamesmead Festival!

OPEN CALL: Be part of the 2023 Thamesmead Festival!

We're looking for performers, food vendors, charities and community groups active in Thamesmead who'…

16/03/2023

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Black Culture Collective announces £30K creative commission

Black Culture Collective announces £30K creative commission

The Black Culture Collective (BCC) is welcoming the next round of applications for their creative co…

28/02/2023

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Thamesmead Light Festival

Join the 2023 Light Festival team

Would you like to join the dream team delivering the Thamesmead Light Festival ‘Light the Way’ on 4…

17/02/2023

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A group of young people who completed YouthBuild Ventures UK’s construction programme in Thamesmead recently graduated as part of an inspiring ceremony at the Moorings Sociable Club.

YouthBuild rewards Thamesmead trainees at local graduation ceremony

A group of young people who completed YouthBuild Ventures UK’s construction programme in Thamesmead…

15/02/2023

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Thamesmead residents awarded for their contribution to the local community

Thamesmead residents awarded for their contribution to the local community

Thamesmead residents awarded for their contribution to the local community

31/01/2023

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