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Volunteer for Home-Start to help families needing support

Help families who need support Volunteer for Home-Start Wandsworth    Home-Start Wandsworth are looking for people to join their network of amazing volunteers, who help families with children under the age of five who may be struggling with post-natal depression, isolation, financial hardship or disability. Volunteers visit families in their homes for 2-4 hours of support a week. Home-Start […]

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Donate to Australian bushfires appeal from Balham Mosque & Tooting Islamic Centre

AUSTRALIAN BUSHFIRE EMERGENCY APPEAL  Balham Mosque and Tooting Islamic Centre invite you to donate  Please see this message from Balham Mosque & Tooting Islamic Centre about their appeal to raise funds for communities affected by the Australian Bushfires “As we all know, communities in Australia have been severely impacted by the bushfires since the end of 2019. As […]

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Free mental health awareness training Saturday 18th January

FREE MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS TRAINING 10.30-4.30 Saturday 18th January The Pavilion, Tooting Bec Lido, Tooting Bec Road, London SW16 1RU There’s a well recognised need to raise mental health awareness among people generally to increase understanding of mental well being and challenge stigma. Free mental health awareness training is being offered on Saturday 18th January at Tooting […]

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Walk and enjoy Tooting’s history: SUMMERSTOWN 182’S 2020 PROGRAMME COMING UP

COMING UP IN 2020 FROM SUMMERSTOWN 182  Making Tooting’s history come alive  Local history group Summerstown 182 have a unique flair for making Tooting’s past come alive. Geoff Simmons recounts their sparkling programme for 2020: Hold tight for some amazing SUMMERSTOWN182 WALKS, TALKS and TOURS coming up next year. We celebrate the centenary of the momentous achievement of Albert Hill, Tooting’s […]

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FOREVER FISHPONDS: RE-IMAGINING GREEN SPACE IN THE HEART OF TOOTING Open meeting 2-4pm Sunday 12th January

‘FOREVER FISHPONDS: RE-IMAGINING GREEN SPACE IN THE HEART OF TOOTING’  Come and share ideas for using Fishponds Playing Fields 2-4pm Sunday 12th January   The Chapel Vestry (Left), Streatham Cemetery,Garratt Lane SW17 0LT Lucy Neal and Hilary Jennings invite you join them on Sunday January 12th at 2pm to pool ideas on using Fishponds Playing Fields in future. This […]

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Thrale Charity invites grant applications from Balham and Tooting

THRALE CHARITY INVITES GRANT APPLICATIONS FROM GROUPS IN BALHAM AND TOOTING The Thrale Charity is inviting applications for grants from local organisations which are helping vulnerable people.  Grants awarded will generally range from £500 up to £4000. In total, £40,000 will be available to groups from Balham,Tooting, and other parts of South London. Last year […]

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Invitation to Mindworks coffee morning 10-11.30pm Thurs 28th November

INVITATION TO MINDWORKSUK COFFEE MORNING 10-11.30AM THURSDAY 28TH NOVEMBER St Mary Magdalene’s Church, Wandsworth Common 10A Wiseton Road, London SW17 7EE MindworksUK invites everyone to a coffee morning from 10-11.30am on Thursday 28th November at St Mary Magdalene’s church, to launch this new venue for their services (access via rear entrance in Wiseton Road).  MindworksUK is a low […]

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Consultation on new ‘pocket park’ in Mellison Road, Tooting

WBC CONSULTATION ON POCKET PARK IN MELLISON ROAD, TOOTING Wandsworth Council are seeking views on proposals for a Pocket Park in Mellison Road, Tooting, SW17 This is a new green open space, with trees, shrubs, seating, a picnic area, bike parking and play equipment for children. To provide greater peace and tranquillity, the plans call […]

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Invitation to Tooting Community Kitchen 1st Anniversary 6-7pm Sat 16th November

INVITATION TO TOOTING COMMUNITY KITCHEN’S 1STANNIVERSARY  6-7pm Saturday 16th November outside Iceland, Tooting High Street Helping the homeless All are invited to celebrate Tooting Community Kitchen’s 1st anniversary with a slice of birthday cake from 6-7pm this Saturday at their site outside Iceland in Tooting High Street. The volunteers of Tooting Community Kitchen do amazing work […]

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Commemorate WWll rocket attack in Hazelhurst Road with Summerstown 182 on 16th and 19th November Yahoo / Inbox

REMEMBERING THE SECOND WORLD WAR Summerstown 182 75th Anniversary of V2 rocket attack on Hazelhurst/Foss Road November 1944 Local history group Summerstown 182 invite everyone to their events to mark the 75th anniversary of one of Wandsworth’s most devastating Second World War incidents, the V2 rocket attack on Hazelhurst/Foss Road on 19th November 1944. SATURDAY […]

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