Lewisham Council - Bellingham Assembly

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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. 



Beckenham Place Park Discovery bike ride for children Free

Beckenham Place Park 
20 October 10am to 12 noon

A guided, traffic-free bike ride to explore Beckenham Place Park, for children aged 5-15 of all cycling abilities particularly beginners (but not suitable for balance bikes). Meet behind the Mansion (looking towards the park). Please wear a helmet.

Mindfulness drop-in classes

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

Regular 'drop-in' mindfulness / meditation classes at The Mansion, Beckenham Place Park – no need to book.

Lewisham BMX club

Beckenham Place Park 
21 October  12 noon to 3pm

Come to a weekly cycling club in Beckenham Place Park.


Bellingham Leisure & Lifestyle Centre 
22 October  12 noon to 1.30PM

Varied activity sessions for older people in Bellingham.

Stop Smoking Clinic - Bellingham Green Surgery Free

Bellingham GreenBellingham Green Surgery 
23 October 9am to 1pm

Free and friendly support from the stop smoking team

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