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Planned website maintenance

Due to planned maintenance work on www.lewisham.gov.uk some services may be unavailable.

Planned website maintenance

Due to planned maintenance work on www.lewisham.gov.uk some services may be unavailable.

International Women's Day 2019

On Friday 8 March, we will celebrate International Women’s Day with number of events and activities at the Civic Suite in Catford.

Help change attitudes towards mental ill health

A group to help change attitudes and behaviour towards people with mental health issues has been set up in the borough.

Big boost for construction skills training in the borough as the Mayor’s Construction Academy is announced

We have backed two successful bids for the Mayor’s Construction Academy, in a move which will help local residents access high quality training and employment opportunities as we build the homes that our community needs.

We have been awarded £10,000 to explore banning unhealthy food advertising

As part of our push to drive down childhood obesity, we have won a grant of £10,000 to explore how best to introduce of a borough-wide ban on advertising high fat, high sugar and salty foods.

Lewisham commemorates Holocaust Memorial Day 2019

A very special event to mark Holocaust Memorial Day, involving a young people’s production and speeches from local faith leaders, was held at the Broadway Theatre in Catford, on 27 January.

We’re taking action to tackle empty homes

From April this year we are going to charge private properties that have been empty for two years or more double the amount of council tax.