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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…

21/12/2023

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Locals at the Thamesmead Festival

Recruiting new Thamesmead Festival Production Group members

We're recruiting new Thamesmead Festival Production Group members. Applications close 9am on Monday…

19/10/2023

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Three winning projects announced for Thamesmead’s Black Culture Collective programme

Three winning projects announced for Thamesmead’s 2023 Black Culture Collective programme

Three creative community projects that will celebrate Black culture in Thamesmead have received fund…

05/09/2023

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Thamesmead Youth Festival

Thamesmead’s talented youth shone at the festival

Dance, music, poetry, community stalls, family activities, food and drink and the annual dog show al…

05/09/2023

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Street art for Thamesmead

More street art for Thamesmead

Six new murals are to be painted across Thamesmead in summer 2023, with sites including lift shafts,…

25/07/2023

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14-16 year-olds run the show, as Thamesmead festival announces a line-up spotlighting young talent

14-16 year-olds run the show, as Thamesmead festival announces a line-up spotlighting young talent

14-16 year-olds run the show, as Thamesmead festival announces a line-up spotlighting young talent

19/07/2023

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Southmere Lake: Boating Club and Café update

Southmere Lake: Boating Club and Café update

With the boathouse ready to use, we’re keen to see boats back on Southmere Lake just as soon as poss…

06/07/2023

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Local primary school students launch ‘The Brightness of Juju’ story book

Local primary school students launch ‘The Brightness of Juju’ story book

The Brightness of Juju, co-authored by 120 children from Willow Bank and Harris Garrard primary scho…

05/07/2023

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Adriana Marques at the Nest Community Building and Library in Cygnet Square, South Thamesmead.

New exhibition celebrates Thamesmead’s one-of-a-kind hot air balloon

A new exhibition celebrating Thamesmead’s spectacular Fields of EveryWhen hot air balloon has opened…

28/06/2023

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Artist commission: Signage for the Thamesmead Pollinator Corridor

Artist commission: Signage for the Thamesmead Pollinator Corridor

The Ridgeway Users group is bringing art to the Ridgeway path in Thamesmead.

03/05/2023

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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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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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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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