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Rushey Green Assembly


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Rushey Green assembly fund 2017–18

The assembly fund is a budget allocated to each ward to meet the local assembly priorities. 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 £1,500.

What can it be spent on?

The money could be used to start up a project, support a group to develop new activities, or support a larger project that has secured funding from other sources.
The projects must also aim to tackle the priorities listed below, as identified by residents, community groups and local businesses.

How to apply

Download and complete the assembly fund 2017–18 application form and send it to laura.luckhurst@lewisham.gov.uk
The deadline date for applications is Friday 10 November 2017 at 5pm.

Top priorities for Rushey Green Assembly

  • Activities and opportunities for children (under 18) and young people (under 25).
  • Increasing opportunities for older people (55+).
  • Community cohesion – including events, activities and projects designed to create a sense of community in Rushey Green.
  • Culture and the arts – with particular reference to improving the wellbeing of people in the Rushey Green area.
  • Improving your local area – including local 'streetscape', environment and ecology.

The Rushey Green Assembly is also committed to keeping residents informed about the ongoing improvements to Catford town centre.

Find out more about the Catford town centre regeneration.




Lewisham Asian elders and carers lunch club

Calabash Centre SE13 6HH 
24 November 10.30AM to 2pm

A weekly social club for older people with an interest in South Asian culture. Join us for a tasty vegetarian meal, good company and a range of wellbeing and social events.

Toddler Tales Free

Lewisham Library 
24 November 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Join library staff for our weekly storytime and rhyme session for children under 5

60+ fitness class

The Green Man SE6 2RP 
27 November  12 noon to 1pm

Led by a highly qualified and experienced tutor, classes are specifically designed for older adults, with a focus on exercises to help with balance, mobility, flexibility and improving your strength and stamina.

Zumba Gold

Lewisham Irish Community Centre 
27 November 12.30PM to 1.15PM

Fun and accessible exercising class

R&B Soul Stepping - Improvers

Goldsmiths Community Centre 
27 November 8pm to 9pm

Dance yourself Fit to the latest R&B Soul tunes

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