Student Volunteering from Christ the King Sixth Form

Chris the King Students Get Involved We love young people rolling up their sleeves and getting involved in their community. This is exactly what happened with students from Christ the King Sixth Form on 4th July. Five willing volunteers spent the day with Lewisham Local to speak with local...

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Why Volunteer? By Nykolette from GoodGym

I am a proud member of the GoodGym movement. I joined GoodGym Lewisham in November 2016 and have enjoyed everything I have done with them to date including racing and volunteering. I initially stared attending and just did the group runs before signing up for missions and eventually coach...

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Free Water Refills in New Cross and Deptford

Refill London in Lewisham took another leap forwards last week, adding a further 9 local businesses as free water refill stations. 9 keen volunteers (including one baby in a pram), marked the end of national Volunteers Week and the One Less campaign, doing their bit to reduce local plastic waste....

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Lewisham Tops London Boroughs on Economic Recovery

Good News for Lewisham’s Businesses Research has taken place to determine how our local economies have recovered since the financial crisis in 2007/8. Using data of birth and death rates of UK companies, Pall Mall Estates has generated a ‘survival rate’ showing where in the country businesses have thrived the...

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Deutsche Bank at Wild Cat Wilderness

‘London is full of big corporates but we never see any of them down here’. Well, occasionally that might be true in Lewisham, but not on this occasion! On 10 and 11 May, volunteers from Deutsche Bank came to Wild Cat Wilderness in Catford, a community green space cultivated...

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Lewisham Community Conversation | Responsible Business Week 2018

23-28 April was Responsible Business Week, an opportunity for local businesses to get involved locally and support good causes. To mark the occasion Business in the Community and Lewisham Local organised a Community Conversation. Four local charities presented community challenges they are addressing, including: homelessness, access to arts, youth violence and...

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March Newsletter | Refill in Lewisham

Check out our March newsletter In the UK alone, it is estimated that 800 plastic bottles per MINUTE end up in landfill or as litter. At the current rate by 2050, there will be more plastic than fish in the sea. Lewisham has been chosen as a pilot site...

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