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Furzedown Unlocked’: celebrating Furzedown in film

FURZEDOWN UNLOCKED A portrait in film to celebrate Furzedown and greet the New Year https://vimeo.com/495254816  Furzedown has a great community spirit, shown in the Furzedown Community Network, the annual Furzedown Festival and the practical help given to those in need during the covid crisis https://furzedown.net/ After lockdown got underway last spring, a group of Furzedown people got together to create a short film to celebrate its character […]

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A2ndvoice (parents’ autism support group) online event 9.30am 18th December

    A2ndvoice online coffee morning 9.30am 18th December Information sessions for parents with children on the autistic spectrum Local charity A2ndvoice, led by Venessa Bobb, does fantastic work supporting families with children on the autistic spectrum. Working with a range of partners, they organise talks, events and training for parents and help them access the […]

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The Scrapstore is open!

THE SCRAPSTORE IS OPEN! Work and Play Scrapstore Hazelhurst Estate 13 Blackshaw Road, London SW17 0DA Despite Tier 3, the Scrapstore stays open and continues to offer its superb resources to the community. Scrapstore collects scrap and waste from green-minded businesses in order to protect the environment and to benefit the community. Members find a treasure […]

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Thrale Charity grants 2020/21 open

    Thrale Almshouses Charity grants 2020/21 open Funding opportunity for groups in Tooting and Balham The Thrale Charity have just opened their grant programme for 2020/21. Applications need to be in by 11 January 2021. This year Thrale are specifically focusing on organisations helping with the impact of COVID – whether they are helping to promote health […]

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Zoom link for Tooting Works! launch video

If you can’t come to the Tooting Works! launch event on 10th December, here’s the zoom link to the launch video 89 Bickersteth Road, Tooting SW17 9SH All are invited to the drop in launch event and party 4-6pm on Thursday 10th December. If you can’t come, watch the launch video available from 4pm on:  https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88006285737?pwd=WUE0SzgyZGp3b29TbzRBSDJCRGZ4dz09 Please note the […]

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Summerstown 182 Zoom session 7pm Thurs 10th Dec

    Summerstown182 Zoom Talk 6.45 for 7pm on 10th December This is your opportunity to hear from Geoff Simmons, leader of Summerstown 182, about their plans and projects to keep us engaged with the past and present of our area while their much loved heritage walks are suspended. Geoff writes: When are Geoff’s Walks coming back? […]

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Tooting Works! launch Thurs 10th Dec

    Tooting Works! Where Community Is More Than A Word Trident Business Centre is rebranding as Tooting Works! INVITATION TO LAUNCH EVENT 4-6pm Thursday 10th December 89 Bickerstaff Road, Tooting SW17 9SH Trident Business Centre is rebranding as Tooting Works! All are invited to the drop in launch event and party 4-6pm on Thursday 10th December: 4-4.30pm      […]

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Care packages from Tooting Community Project

CARE PACKAGES FROM TOOTING COMMUNITY PROJECTS Trident Business Centre 89 Bickerstaff Road, Tooting SW17 9SH Tooting Community Projects at the Trident Business Centre provides support to local residents in many ways. They are providing Complimentary Care Packages in the run up to Christmas to Wandsworth borough residents who have been negatively impacted by COVID-19. They consist of non-perishable food and toiletry products and […]

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Summerstown 182 zoom talk coming up soon

    Summerstown182  Zoom Talk coming up soon Keep a watch for more details Summerstown182’s guided history walks are a cherished feature of life in Tooting. Sadly, the walks have been on hold since March, but the group has kept many activities and projects going and kept us in the picture on social media. This is a […]

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Free half term kids’ meals at Tooting restaurants

    Free children’s meals for half term at Tooting restaurants Tooting Newsie has asked us to share the news that a number of Tooting eateries are giving out free meals to children affected by the non-extension of free school meals this October half term. Please see full details at bit.ly/tnewsie376 Thank you, restaurants, for your generous response […]

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