Vintage style in Catford

Resident Jenni Brady is currently looking for suitable premises in Catford to create an interesting space. Jenni’s idea is to open a vintage shop and tea room in the high street. Having done some research that proves her project is much needed and wanted by the local community, Jenni has set up a page on […]


The Empress and the Jewel

The Empress and the Jewel is a novel by Catford author Dilip Singh and is due to be released on Friday, 29 May. The Empress and the Jewel is a heady mix of intrigue, conspiracy and larger than life characters centred on the controversial acquisition of a precious jewel. It’s essentially a biography of the […]


Funding available for community projects

There’s still time to apply for a share of Lewisham Homes’ Community Fund 2015. Closing date is 29 May 2015. If you have an idea that will help shape the community then keep reading. Lewisham Homes is eager to support projects that make a positive impact on the lives of their residents. Your project must […]


Register now for the Lewisham Job Fair 2015

Lewisham Council is holding another Job Fair this year. The Job Fair is taking place on Thursday 11 June, 12 noon–8pm and Friday 12 June 11am–4pm at the Civic Suite in Catford. The Job Fair will provide a one-stop shop for a wide range of Lewisham residents aged 16 and over looking for employment, apprenticeships […]


You could save £1000s on the costs of making your home more energy efficient

You could save £1000s on the costs of heating, insulation and renewable energy technologies. Lewisham Council is working with Osborne Energy to offer support to enable residents in Lewisham, Bexley and Bromley to improve the energy efficiency of their homes. It’s a great package that includes: A full energy assessment for £99 (normal price: £150) […]

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Labour stamp duty proposal: more giveaways won’t fix the housing crisis

Responding to Labour’s announcement that it would abolish stamp duty for first homes bought for less than £300,000 and build 1 million homes by 2020, Alex Hilton, Director of Generation Rent, said: “Any cut to stamp duty just stimulates demand for housing. The extra cash a first time buyer would have just goes straight to […]

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Sponsored swim in Catford for ‘The Play Space Appeal’

Angela’s Swim School Ltd is a well known Swim School which has been established for over 12 years in the Kent area. In November 2014 Sara Harrison opened a new Franchise and several pools located in the Catford, Lewisham, Deptford and Woolwich areas! By following Angela’s proven methods to teach children and adults lo learn […]