Find out about changes to Council services such as waste and recycling collections, opening hours for libraries, leisure centres, AccessPoint, CallPoint and the Register Office.
On Friday 13 December, Lewisham Council officers and health workers will spend the evening in New Cross providing advice and information on how to keep safe during the Christmas holiday season.
Over 50 businesses in Catford have pledged to work together to create a safer, cleaner and more attractive town centre by signing up to the Catford Charter.
Lewisham Youth Theatre is launching an all-age community theatre project which will focus on the Catford area.
The Mayor of Lewisham pays tribute to Nelson Mandela who died on Thursday 5 December 2013.
A civic reception to mark 500 years since the foundation of the Royal Naval Dockyard in Deptford by King Henry VIII was held on 21 November.
A state-of-the-art training kitchen which aims to help residents develop their cooking skills was unveiled by Sir Steve Bullock, Mayor of Lewisham, at the official opening of the Green Man community hub on 3 December.
An undercover operation to test whether retailers are selling alcohol to young people under 18 has revealed that the majority of traders are complying with the law.
The Mayor agreed to develop plans for a further 94 new council homes at a meeting of Mayor and Cabinet on 4 December.
Help and support is on hand for anyone who has been a victim of crime in Lewisham.
Nine schools in Lewisham have been hailed for their excellence in raising pupil aspiration and achievement.
Lewisham Council working with Lewisham Police are offering residents free registration and security marking for their mobile phones and other valuable items.
Residents and businesses are encouraged to protect their health, property and finances by taking some simple precautions.
Age UK London is developing a directory designed to connect older people with traders they can trust.
Keep updated about local libraries including new developments, special events and offers.
Musicians are needed to perform at St Christopher’s Hospice in Sydenham on Sundays. No payment is involved but you will get a free Sunday lunch.
Mountsfield Park in Catford is the latest park in Lewisham to be awarded funding from the Mayor of London’s ‘Pocket Parks’ initiative and will shortly undergo a major programme to transform the upper area of the park.
A mentoring and work experience programme to support young people into employment will be the centrepiece of the Young Mayor’s programme for the coming year, following agreement at Mayor and Cabinet on 13 November.
Lewisham Council is to offer free car parking on the first three Saturdays in December.
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Every month parents and carers can get email updates about things to do with your family around the borough.