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Lewisham residents Yinka Ojo, Shaun Condon and Natalie Frost have been collecting thousands of educational books to ship to a village library in Osun State, Nigeria. Books donated from libraries, publishers and generous individuals are destined for the village of Ifon Osun in the Orolu Kingdom, Osun State, Nigeria.
2:33pm Monday 3rd March 2014
Two members of the Friends of South Hill Wood and Kingswood Glen will be researching and providing information about the Voluntary Aid Detachment hospital at South Hill Wood, the home of Prudential chairman Sir Thomas Charles Dewey.
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Mytime Active is delighted to announce that their Bromley Golf Centre located just minutes from Bromley town centre, has received GolfMark, the national accreditation which incorporates Sport England’s Clubmark Award.
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4:51pm Wednesday 22nd January 2014
Greenwich Theatre’s national reputation for supporting emerging theatre groups is helping to create a new play based on the lives of three generations of real women who have grown up in Brighton, Leeds and London over the last 100 years.
1:50pm Friday 17th January 2014
Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice in Abbey Wood, South-East London has a limited number of guaranteed running places available for runners looking to take part in the Brighton Marathon on 6th April 2014 in support of the Hospice.
11:36am Friday 17th January 2014
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GREENWICH Theatre’s reputation for supporting emerging theatre companies has led to a formal partnership with the flourishing Sell A Door Theatre Company that made its home in the Royal Borough of Greenwich because of the special welcome it received.
10:02am Friday 10th January 2014
THE Priory Players will be raising money for a charity which aims to set up and run a specialised physiotherapy centre in Bromley for children and young people with cerebral palsy and serious mobility problems during their production of Cinderella in Eltham, south-east London from Wednesday, January 22.
8:21am Monday 23rd December 2013
3:37pm Monday 23rd December 2013
ITV’s annual charity appeal Text Santa broadcast its celebrity-studded main show on Friday (20th December) which featured moving footage from a patient supported by Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice and raised a total of £4.2 million for hospice care and other charity causes.
Text Santa ITV’s annual charity fundraiser helps local London hospice Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice
10:15am Thursday 19th December 2013
http://www.communityhospice.org.ukResidents of the Royal Borough of Greenwich and the London Borough of Bexley are being encouraged to donate to ITV’s annual charity appeal Text Santa - which broadcasts its fundraising show this Friday (20th December) at 8pm - to support local hospice Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice and national hospice charity Help the Hospices.
3:51pm Monday 16th December 2013
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A new self-help support group has launched in Sidcup for adults suffering communication problems caused by damage, injury or trauma to the brain, whether that be as the result of a stroke or brain haemorrhage.
12:00pm Wednesday 11th December 2013
Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice in Abbey Wood, South-East London is appealing to runners who have secured a general entry place in the Brighton Marathon on 6th April 2014 to run and raise money for them. There is no registration fee or minimum fundraising amount for own place runners.
11:55am Wednesday 11th December 2013
11:51am Wednesday 11th December 2013
The Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice Santa Dash was a huge success with nearly 350 people running, walking and jogging 5km around Danson Park in Bexleyheath. The event, in its second year, was held on Sunday, 1st December to raise funds for Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice.
11:48am Wednesday 11th December 2013
Christmas has come early for Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice after they received a bumper crop of toys following a special donation drive on ITV’s Daybreak for national hospice charity Help the Hospices, the umbrella organisation for the hospice sector.
11:45am Wednesday 11th December 2013
10:39am Tuesday 3rd December 2013
The Link Thamesmead celebrated its official launch on Friday featuring the unveiling of a plaque and speeches by Erith & Thamesmead MP, Teresa Pearce; Bexley Council Leader, Teresa O’Neill and 19-year-old Thamesmead Youth Voice member, Tahlia Williamson.
10:34am Tuesday 3rd December 2013
It seems we're not the only ones Wild About Thamesmead... so are all of you!!! How do we know? Because you voted in your droves for Wild About Thamesmead in ITV's People's Millions contest, which won £50,000 to reopen Thamemead's beautiful nature reserve, Tump53 and bringing residents closer to nature.
10:29am Tuesday 3rd December 2013
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11:43am Tuesday 26th November 2013
Local charity, Trust Thamesmead are calling for your votes to help them, together with London Wildlife Trust and Gallions Housing Association, to win £50,000 for Thamesmead in this year's ITV People's Millions contest.
4:36pm Friday 22nd November 2013
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9:37am Thursday 21st November 2013
The Lord Hood pub on Creek Street, Greenwich is holding a Jazz Festival this month in memory of Warwick Leadlay, a long term regular and passionate Jazz fan who, during his life, contributed hugely to the future of Jazz by supporting and promoting many young jazz musicians and singers.
12:15pm Monday 18th November 2013
Pick up a bargain at one of three specially themed Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice charity Christmas shops on Station Road, Pickford Lane and Bexley Road -from Monday November 25 at 9.30am to Tuesday 24 December.
12:11pm Monday 18th November 2013