The Refugee Cafe is Launching a Training Program to Help Refugees Access Employment!

Refugee Cafe’s First Training Programme Our mission at Refugee Cafe is to use the power of food to support local refugees into employment. So, we are extremely excited to be launching our very first training program, aimed at empowering refugees with a background in hospitality to find work in...

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Local organisations join forces to lead Lewisham Covid recovery!

A dozen key organisations in Lewisham are joining together to help the borough’s recovery from Covid-19 and improve the lives of local residents.   The 12 anchor institutions have signed a new agreement to work together to boost employment, education, health and the environment across the borough.   The partners in...

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Black History Lewisham 365 – Celebrate Black history in Lewisham all year-round

Celebrate Black history in Lewisham all year-round Black History Lewisham 365 is a new Lewisham Council-led initiative which honours the culture, legacies and achievements of our Black communities all year round.   Having been restricted to an online-only Black History Month in 2020, we are back with a bang this year and excited to share a fantastic, varied programme that we hope everybody will enjoy!  Highlights include a Q&A with ‘Black London’ author Jody Burton; original theatre courtesy...

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Beginner Flamenco Workshop

Do you want to improve your physical and mental health, socialise, have fun and learn Flamenco? Our expert dance teacher Joaquina provides the opportunity to learn about the roots of Flamenco as well as the moves, as an expression of Spanish and gypsy history. We invite you to explore...

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Entelechy Arts Theatre Company for Ages 65+ Gets a Rebrand

Glorious Age: after 15 years of performing risk-taking and joyful projects, Entelechy Arts theatre company for ages 65+ gets a rebrand Internationally known for their iconic street theatre show BED, performances in Christopher Green’s The Home and leading role in Entelechy Arts’ Tea Dances, Glorious Age have given themselves a new name....

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St Christopher’s Hospice Care Launch

St Christopher’s Care is a new space dedicated to exploring what it means to live and die well, A place to learn and discuss ways we can care for each other, it is open to all the community. See what we have on offer and help us shape our...

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Small World Cinema Family Festival

Small World Cinema’s annual Family Film Festival at Beckenham Place Mansion is back on 4 September 2021 celebrating children’s stories and films from around the world. We have a packed programme in store for you with short animations, feature films, creative activities and professional masterclasses for kids. Highlights from...

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Mental Health- #CollectiveCultivation

As part of the GLA Community Conversations, we’re holding a day of discussions, spoken word performances and gardening for the Lewisham Afro Diaspora community in partnership with Discussion Thursday: 3- 6pm – Gardening 🌱Bring your gloves and wear appropriate footwear to join in on developing this garden for our...

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