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Lewisham apprentices recognised at regional award ceremony

​Two former apprentices from Lewisham Council have beaten off hundreds of entrants to be awarded “highly commended” at the London final of the National Apprenticeship Awards 2014.

Brothers found guilty of storing illegal tobacco

Two brothers have been found guilty and fined for storing illegal tobacco on their premises at Lee Green. The tobacco was estimated to offer £11,550 of profit if sold.

Election fever hits Lewisham

​Twenty-eight young people will be hitting the campaign trail hard over the next few weeks as they compete to become the next Young Mayor of Lewisham.

Views wanted on council tax reduction scheme

The Council is now consulting on its council tax reduction scheme for 2015–16, and also the additional support available to help certain vulnerable people to pay for their council tax.

Blackheath Fireworks set for Saturday 1 November

One of London's biggest free firework displays will light up the skies this November.

The BBC's Don't Tell the Bride is looking for couples

Don't Tell the Bride is returning for a new season and is looking for couples of all ages who would like to get married in 2014.

Adoptive and foster families are invited to form a family choir

Family Fantasia, in association with Downham Health & Leisure Centre, is inviting adoptive and foster families to come together and form a family choir.

Swap your home for one that is better sized

Do you have a council or housing association home that is no longer the right size for you? Need help to find the right property within Lewisham? Come to a Trading Places mutual exchange event.