Knitters, crocheters and sewers are very welcome to come for a drink, natter and knit, every first Thursday of the month at The Ship.
Community Southwark are delighted to announce the new Southwark CAN website! This website will provide a new and integrated online experience of community action in the London borough of Southwark.
Massive change is coming to the Old Kent Road.
This blog provides a brief overview of the Canada Water Masterplan planning application and some suggestions for how to respond to the application.
It has finally arrived. After years of work, various different versions, thousands of comments from the public, and (probably not enough) consultation events, the final version of the New Southwark Plan has been published!
We decided to split the Bermondsey and Rotherhithe CAN meetings so this was the first time in a while that the focus was solely on Rotherhithe… As it turns out there was plenty to discuss so read on to find out what’s happening in the Rotherhithe area! Discussion Illuminate Rotherhithe Annabel Stockman introduced the Illuminate … Continue reading Rotherhithe CAN 06/11/2017
The second Bermondsey & Rotherhithe CAN meeting in 2017 aimed to look at seldom heard communities in Bermondsey & Rotherhithe, where they feel included in the local area, and what matters to them. All the attendees were residents who had 12-50+ years of experience living in the local area, and the differences they believe exist between Bermondsey and Rotherhithe. As you might imagine … Continue reading Bermondsey & Rotherhithe CAN Meeting 18/07/2017 Notes
Sixty-five potential locations for over 40,000 homes, infrastructure, schools and businesses have been earmarked by Southwark council.
For this meeting we decided to merge the Bermondsey and Rotherhite meetings and focus on all things cultural! We heard from local artists and organisations doing great things in the area… and further afield! Attendees: Lucy Bradshaw – London Bubble Alex Evans – Artist in Residence at Tower Bridge/London Bubble Michael Daniels – WORG/Local Resident David Rodrigues – GLV/Local Resident Denis McMillan – … Continue reading Bermondsey CAN 14/03/2017
This was the second meeting of the Borough and Bankside Community Action Network after the split from Bermondsey. The meeting included our first resident-led presentation about the environmental impact of the proposed Canada Water Master Plan. We have tried to capture links to the projects and resources discussed in the notes below, but if you … Continue reading Rotherhithe CAN Meeting 01/11/2016 Notes