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War memorial plaque thieves brought to justice

War memorial plaque thieves brought to justice

A man and a woman from Lewisham have been sentenced for stealing a World War One memorial plaque from a local church last year.…

Lewisham council pushes new recycling initiative

Lewisham council pushes new recycling initiative

Recycling advisers from the council will visit 30,000 homes on its housing estates, to boost recycling awareness among Lewisham residents.…

Free Olympic games screenings on Blackheath

Free Olympic games screenings on Blackheath

A Labour councillor is encouraging local residents to take advantage of a new giant screen, which is to be placed on Blackheath in time for the Olympics.…

Stephen Lawrence Trust losing money

Stephen Lawrence Trust losing money

The Stephen Lawrence Charitable Trust is in need of donations, which have declined in recent years, along with a reduction of support from public bodies.…

Telegraph Hill to get a free school in 2013

Telegraph Hill to get a free school in 2013

A new free school for children aged 4 to 11 plans to open doors in Telegraph Hill. The Hatcham Temple Grove Free School will be located at the existing Hatcham College in September 2013.…

Lawrence centre: fight for social justice goes on

Lawrence centre: fight for social justice goes on

Although the murderers of Stephen Lawrence were sentenced on Wednesday, wider issues of social justice in the south London community still need to be addressed, the Deptford centre named in the teenager’s honour have said today. The Stephen Lawrence Centre was opened in Deptford,  in 2008 to continue the legacy…

Last chance for primary school registration

Last chance for primary school registration

The deadline for primary school applications for admission in 2012-13 is Sunday 15 January, Lewisham Council have said.…

Home Run for community art project

Home Run for community art project

Miniature paper sculptures of houses have been flooding to the Hill Station cafe on Telegraph Hill, as part of a local charity, Bold Vision’s, latest venture, The Mixer Home Run.…

Open Christmas and Boxing Day: Lewisham

Open Christmas and Boxing Day: Lewisham

Whether you need medical care, have forgotten a trimming to the Christmas dinner or feel like a festive tipple at a local pub, here are a few of the services that will be operating on Christmas Day and Boxing Day.…

Day of action targets Christmas burglary

Day of action targets Christmas burglary

Police officers across south London have arrested 28 people in a ‘day of action’, as part of a crackdown on burglary.…