Lewisham Council - Bellingham Assembly

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You can help decide how to improve your local area at a local assembly open meeting. Find out about Bellingham Assembly meetings and more.

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Top priorities for Bellingham Assembly

The top priorities for Bellingham Assembly are:

  • children and young people
  • older people's issues
  • community events and festivals.
  • the promotion and development of Bellingham as a community.

The Bellingham Assembly fund 2018–19

The Bellingham Assembly fund 2018–19  is now open for applications.

The assembly fund is a budget allocated to each ward to support chosen assembly priorities and helps each assembly make decisions and bring about change. The fund may also be used as ‘seed’ funding to attract other sources of finance.

How much is available?  

There is £12,500 available and the maximum amount that you can apply for is £1,500.

What can it be spent on?

It must be linked to at least one of the top priorities for Bellingham Assemby (see above).

How to apply

  • Download and complete the application form below and send it to paul.gale@lewisham.gov.uk.
  • The deadline date for applications is Monday 8 October 2017 at 9am. 


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Council services over the Christmas and New Year period

Find out about changes to council services over the Christmas and New Year period.


Stop Smoking Clinic - Bellingham Green Surgery Free

Bellingham GreenBellingham Green Surgery 
18 December 9am to 1pm

Free and friendly support from the stop smoking team

Breastfeeding support drop-in session Free

Bellingham Children's Centre 
18 December 10am to 12 noon

Come along for information and support on breastfeeding.

Beginner Pilates Class

Goldsmiths Community Centre 
19 December 11am to 12 noon

Fun and friendly pilates class, beginners welcome

Lewisham Music Christmas Concert

19 December 7pm to 9pm

Join Bellingham Children’s Choir and Lewisham Schools’ Concert and Brass Bands for a sparkling concert of festive music

Regular Meditation Classes

Beckenham Place Park (the Mansion) 
20 December 11am to 12 noon

Regular drop-in mindfulness and meditation classes.

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