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Phenomenal Fishponds’ Zoom talk by Summerstown 182 on 20 May

  ‘Phenomenal Fishponds’ Zoom talk by Summerstown 182 on the history of  Fishponds Fields 7pm Thursday 20th May Many of us have come to love Fishponds Fields in Hebdon Road as they have become more accessible to the public over the last year. Geoff Simmons of Summerstown 182 is giving us the chance to hear […]

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Celebrate Polish Heritage Day with Orleta Polish Dance Group

  Celebrate Polish Heritage Day 3rd May with Orleta Polish Folk Dance Group Those who came to the BATCA Community Awards evening on 26th November were entranced by the colurful images of the Orleta Polish Folk Dance Group based in Balham. Basia Klimas, their leader received a well deserved Award. Basia is very pleased to announce the […]

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Balham Community Counselling Services

Balham Community Counselling Service Mental health and the pandemic Balham Community Counselling Service (BCCS) has been at the heart of Balham’s community mental health services for over 40 years.  It has supported hundreds of people with their emotional, psychological and mental health needs over that time and during the Covid pandemic. BCCS has been supporting […]

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WCEN/ NTA vaccination opportunity 29th April

  Free COVID Vaccination Clinic 11.00am- 5.00pm Thursday 29th April New Testament Assembly Church 7 Beechcroft Road, SW17 7BU June Pilgrim-Ndure of the Wandsworth Community Empowerment Network (WCEN) would like to let you know about the session below being organised in collaboration with the New Testament Assembly in Beechcroft Road. Dear Friends and Colleagues WCEN are working […]

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The future of Fishponds Fields: Open Meeting 10th May

  FOREVER FISHPONDS OPEN MEETING Fishponds Playing Fields – What next? 6-7.30pm Monday 10th May on zoom Forever Fishponds – Open Meeting Tickets, Mon 10 May 2021 at 18:00 | Eventbrite Forever Fishponds, the group of local residents and community bodies working to improve public access to Fishponds Playing Fields in Hebdon Road, SW17, invites everyone to […]

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Free energy advice from CREW

FREE ENERGY ADVICE FROM CREW Online information event 1pm on Thursday 22nd April https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/tooting-energy-advice-info-event-by-crew-energy-your-local-community-group-tickets-147712246305 Crew Energy, a volunteer led not for profit cooperative in SW London is offering free energy advice sessions to anyone in the Tooting area, especially those at risk of fuel poverty, until the end of May. Appointments can be delivered over the phone or […]

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The Scrapstore is open again

THE SCRAPSTORE IS OPEN AGAIN! Hazelhurst Estate 13 Blackshaw Road SW17 0DA The Scrapstore, our local treasure trove of rescued and recycled art, craft and design materials is open again! You’re invited to come and see the new material filling its shelves. OPENING TIMES  Tuesdays 11am-8pm; Thursdays 11am-5pm. HOW TO VISIT No booking is necessary but […]

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Healthwatch survey on pregnancy in mental health and after

Your mental health in pregnancy and after Healthwatch Survey (ends 5th April) Healthwatch, Wandsworth’s health watchdog and champion, would like to hear about your mental health and wellbeing in pregnancy and your first year after giving birth.  Delia Fitzsimmons of Healthwatch writes: Healthwatch Wandsworth are the independent health and social care champion for people in Wandsworth, run by Wandsworth Care […]

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Love bees? Take part in TTT’s Pollinator Paradise competition

  Pollinator Paradise Competition Transition Town Tooting “Plant flowers and make a better world for pollinating insects, you and your neighbours” Transition Town Tooting has launched a new initiative to encourage good habitats for bees and other pollinators: “This month we are launching our brand new Pollinator Paradise Competition. The competition is for the Best Individual Front […]

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Tara Arts online workshops 18th and 19th March: ‘A Final Farewell’

Updates from Tara Arts ‘A final farewell’  Online workshops on 18th and 19th March Many of us love the Tara Arts theatre in Garratt Lane and its energy and creativity. Tara would like to let you know about what’s coming up, especially its online programme to capture aspects of the Covid crisis and people’s reactions to it. It will aim […]

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