Have Your Say on the Bakerloo Line Extension


You have until 22nd December 2019 to respond to the Bakerloo Line Consultation TfL are proposing to extend the Bakerloo line beyond Elephant & Castle to Lewisham, serving Old Kent Road and New Cross Gate. The extension would: Offer a new direct link into central London, with connections to every other Underground line Provide an … Continue reading Have Your Say on the Bakerloo Line Extension

Democracy Fund 2019/20 – Now Open!


A new Democracy Fund is now open for applications. The fund is part of the council’s new Empowering Communities Programme for Southwark, which makes it easier for residents to discuss and get involved with the issues that directly affect them. The Democracy Fund is part of the new Empowering Communities Programme for Southwark, where local people … Continue reading Democracy Fund 2019/20 – Now Open!

Walworth Town Hall Consultation Roundtable – 25/09/2019 Minutes


Walworth Town Hall Community space roundtable meeting #2 25.09.2019 – Inspire at St Peter’s Church Attendees: Saskia and Israfeel – Young Advisors Southwark Jon Abott – Southwark CouncilDavid Bass – TRA Dawes vice chairJames Beedell – Local residentDiane Cochrane – Local residentChris Greenwood – Louie LouieJillian Houghton – Southwark CouncilNorma Lawrence – Local residentJeremy Leach – Walworth SocietyJacob Loftus – General ProjectsMelissa McDonald – Walworth SocietyFrederic Schwass – General ProjectsGrisel Tarifa – Pembroke HouseMyles Thorpe – Community Southwark engagement officer Jonny Zander – KaizenRichard Galpin– Local resident … Continue reading Walworth Town Hall Consultation Roundtable – 25/09/2019 Minutes

Black History Month 2019


Black History Month (BHM) has been celebrated widely for many years honouring the achievements, culture and the history of black people. (Original post: southwark.gov.uk) There is a long standing commitment to continue offering the community a vibrant selection of events and activities through programmes that provide insight into the history and culture of the African, … Continue reading Black History Month 2019

Collection Conversations Animation Project


The Dulwich Picture Gallery are looking for community groups to come and have a conversation with them at the Gallery to discuss the theme of Journeys. The Dulwich Picture Gallery are looking for community groups to come and have a conversation with them at the Gallery to discuss the theme of Journeys. Each group will … Continue reading Collection Conversations Animation Project

Plans for the Walworth Town Hall, Library and Heritage Centre.


What’s going on with the old town hall site and the heritage centre next door? Everything you need to know about the consultations for the Walworth Town hall, and plan for the brand new Library and Heritage Centre developments. Walworth Town hall and its surrounding area are getting a face-lift over the coming years. The … Continue reading Plans for the Walworth Town Hall, Library and Heritage Centre.