What’s happening at the next Catford South Assembly Meeting


You are invited to the next Catford South Assembly meeting.
The Assembly is a meeting for people who live work or learn in the Catford South area – you are a part of that community, so come along, have your say and get involved!

Date: Monday 10 July 2017
Time: 7-9pm
Place: St Andrews Church Hall, Sandhurst Road, Catford, SE6 1XD

What’s happening at this meeting?

Whitefoot and Downham Community Food Plus Project

We are delighted to welcome the Whitefoot and Downham Community Food Plus Project. We will be hearing from volunteers about the project and Catford South Residents are being asked to help support them by making donations at the meeting of any new or recently bought food items or toiletries you can spare. Most useful items at the moment include: Toiletries of any kind, tea, coffee, hot chocolate, cereal, sugar, jams and spreads
We are very grateful to you for bringing your donation to the meeting and look forward to finding out more about the project.

Lewisham Poverty Commission
The team are working to find practical recommendations to improve the lives of residents struggling with low incomes and high living costs The Commission is keen to hear from residents – please help make a change. have a look at the wider remit of the Lewisham Poverty Commission

Shortlist your priorities for the next 3 years
We have been collecting a long list of priorities for the area to focus our action plan and better allocate our funding for the next 3 years. Help us to create a short list that will be our focus going forward. If you care about it – put a sticker on it!
you can continue to add to the longlist by filling in the 30 second survey here

Funding – We have £15,000 this year to help support community projects Update on this year’s funding plans and the things you need to know to get started

Feedback on Assembly Funded projects
We welcome the 3rd & 8th Catford Brownie Units who are excited to share with us how the assembly funds enabled their Pack to share an exciting, educational and fun trip to London and a sleepover on HMS Belfast and what they learned from the trip.

Community news updates including

  • Petition on Sandhurst road traffic calming
  • you can sign it here

  • Setting up a small group to help develop a petition regarding increasing issues on Bellingham/Randlesdown Roads
  • Community Neighbourhood Health Partnership
  • Age Friendly consultation
  • want to do it now here is the link to the survey

  • Other business and general question time

If you would like to update the assembly on anything, please let us know and we will try to give you a forum to promote your news – either at the assembly meeting, on www.lovecatford.co.uk or on twitter @Love_Catford

Refreshments courtesy of Truly Splendid Vintage Tea Room
Sample delightful cakes and pastries from lovely local business Truly Splendid Vintage Tea Room’ Abbotshall Road Healthy Lifestyle Centre,SE6 1SQ. Thanks so much to Jenni for her contribution to the assembly and to @TeamCatford for sponsoring.



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Hi. I am the coordinator for the Catford South Local Assembly and a friend of all things Catford :-)

1 Comment

  1. Gill Kelly on

    1. Please can we find out what is being done about serious fly tipping problems in some parts of the Borough.

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