Rotherhithe – Historic Thameside and the Mayflower Walk

Friday 22nd November
1pm – 2.30pm

Meet at & return to Canada Water Tube Station, Jubilee Line Ticket Hall (SE16)
Get 15% off with WISE16

Castro’s Barbershop Movember 20 Event

Thursday 21st November 2019 7pm-8:30pm
Bar Vermouth 49, Arch 49, Ropewalk, Maltby Street. London SE1 3PG

Illuminate Rotherhithe Festival 2019, celebrating our history

Illuminate Rotherhithe 2019, a festival of free activities in November to celebrate our history, heritage and diversity

Illuminate Rotherhithe and Bermondsey 2019 Lantern Making Workshops

Workshops dates
Saturday 26th October 12 noon
Saturday 2 November 10.30 am
Wednesday 13 November 2.00 pm
Friday 15th November 4.00 pm
Saturday 16th November 10.30 am
Saturday 23 November 11.00 am
Saturday 23 November 3.30 pm.
Tuesday 26th November Beormund Centre 6.30

Lavender Pond Community gardening with The Conservation Volunteers

Help to maintain Lavender Pond Nature Park with The Conservation Volunteers Community Gardening days
Wednesdays 10am to 4pm

Family time with Time and Talents

A wide range of super fun activities for kids of all ages during the week, and all of the activities are FREE.

Rotherhithe and Bermondsey Local History Society Events 2019

The group meet monthly on the last Wednesday of every month except summer break and walks.
Next event October 30, 2019

UK Parliamentary General Election 2019 – Register to Vote

Register by midnight on 26 November to vote in the General Election on 12 December.

If you want to apply to vote by post, register before:

5pm on 26 November if you live in England, Scotland or Wales
5pm on 21 November if you live in Northern Ireland

Evening Book Group at Canada Water Library – September December 2019

Evening Book Group at Canada Water Library – September December 2019
12 Sept / 10 Oct / 14 Nov / 12 Dec
18:45 to 20:00

Write Ahead – Free Drop-in Poetry School Workshops

Want to be a poet? Go Write Ahead. The Poetry School in Rotherhithe is offering free drop-in poetry workshops
Fridays: 3 May | 07 June |27 September | 08 November from 7pm to 9pm

COMMUNITY NEWS Southwark Pioneers Fund available for residents in the borough

Southwark Pioneers Fund for 2019 – 2022 to support our creative and entrepreneurial residents to start up, grow and lead their enterprises successfully, and enhance inclusive growth in the local economy.

COMMUNITY NEWS Super-fast Broadband at Thrive, the entrepreneurs hub in Rotherhithe

Thrive, an affordable workspace for local startups with fast Internet, hot desk and meeting rooms and free 1-2-1 business advice and support

COMMUNITY NEWS Free CSCS Training Course 16+ for Southwark Residents

Screening & Enrolment Dates/Times
24th October 2019 at 8.30am

Training Start: Dates/Times
28th October at 8.30am for 2 weeks

COMMUNITY NEWS Play Streets, bring the community together

Play Streets, bring the community together. his scheme aims to revive the ‘play time’ culture of the past. Play Streets promote healthy activities

COMMUNITY NEWS Santander Bikes expansion to Rotherhithe and Bermondsey

Work on Cycleway 4 in Creek Road, Greenwich is set to begin later this year

Santander Cycles bike hire scheme will be expanded to Bermondsey and Rotherhithe for the first time

COMMUNITY NEWS Can’t swim? Don’t miss Southwark free swimming lessons

outhwark Council is offering residents free swimming lessons. 12-week courses for beginners are available at leisure centres operated by Everyone Active on behalf of Southwark Council.

COMMUNITY NEWS Fun In The Park, a free kids book about Southwark Park

Fun In The Park, a free children’s book on Southwark Park created by children for other children to enjoy and free to download

COMMUNITY NEWS Charity jobs: Information and Advice Service and Volunteer Manager

Are you passionate about supporting isolated or vulnerable older people? Do you want to have a direct impact fighting poverty and empowering choice?

EVENTS South London family cargo bike meet-up and picnic

Saturday, July 27, 2019 | 9am – 12:30pm

Southwark Park Bandstand, London SE16 2TX