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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…

16 February 2024

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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…

22/12/2023

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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…

07/12/2023

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Age UK Bexley hosted a celebration event for its Befriending Café sessions at Lakeview Court

Thamesmead Befriending Café celebrates success for over 50s

Age UK Bexley recently hosted a celebration event for its Befriending Café sessions which, after a s…

26/10/2023

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Artist Paige Denham talks about My Thamesmead, a new feature that gives local people the chance to share their favourite things about the town with everyone.

My Thamesmead: Paige Denham

My Thamesmead is a new feature that gives local people the chance to share their favourite things ab…

04/10/2023

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Peabody’s Neighbourhoods Team

Getting to know your neighbourhood

Peabody’s Neighbourhoods Team provide a wide range of support and activities – from repairs, estate…

04/10/2023

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Connecting Thamesmead, a programme which aims to bring people together to improve health and wellbeing.

APPLY: Become a Thamesmead Connector and help improve local health and wellbeing

Connecting Thamesmead is a programme which aims to bring people together to improve health and wellb…

31/08/2023

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Thamesmead children flock to Birchmere Park for free cricket coaching

Thamesmead children flock to Birchmere Park for free cricket coaching

Young people in Thamesmead are being given the chance to learn professional cricket skills and enjoy…

07/07/2023

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Thamesmead residents take a trip to Greenwich’s sustainable urban farm

Thamesmead residents take a trip to Greenwich’s sustainable urban farm

Local people could one day be reaping the rewards of a fact-finding trip to a pioneering farm which…

23/05/2023

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Local resident gives back

Local resident gives back

After working for BT for more than 40 years, Denise Clarke wanted to share her decades of expertis…

07/05/2023

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The launch of Camouflage Café at the Moorings Sociable Club in Thamesmead which welcomed local residents, café staff and Greenwich Mayor, Councillor Leo Fletcher.

New community café opens at the Moorings Sociable Club in Thamesmead

The Camouflage Café has officially opened at the refurbished Moorings Sociable Club this week follow…

05/05/2023

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Recruit volunteers for your local organisation at the Thamesmead Volunteer Fair

Recruit volunteers for your local organisation at the Thamesmead Volunteer Fair

Recruit volunteers for your local organisation at the Thamesmead Volunteer Fair.

02/05/2023

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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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