Every day, 90 people are diagnosed with cancer in London. Cancer Research UK is urging women of all shapes, sizes, ages and abilities to enter Race for Life 5k or 10k events at Crystal Palace on 10th June and 5k, 10k, Pretty Muddy and Pretty Muddy Kids events at Clapham Common on 6th and 7th October.


By signing up to Race for Life, women in London will make a real difference in the fight against cancer. Money raised will help Cancer Research UK scientists find new ways to prevent, diagnose and treat the disease, helping save more lives.


Link Age Southwark is 'Charity of the Year'

Local East Dulwich charity Link Age Southwark has been awarded ‘Charity of the Year’ at the 2017 Southwark Stars awards. This award recognises the positive impact of Link Age Southwark’s work combatting isolation and loneliness for over 550 older people in Southwark. The annual Southwark Stars awards, organised by Community Southwark, celebrates the huge contribution of voluntary organisations to life in the Borough.

The Bike Project: Getting Refugees Cycling!

During this week, Article 50 week, it is worth noting the good work of the The Bike Project. Its MO is simple: “We take second-hand bikes, fix them up, and donate them to refugees and asylum seekers." Some of the bikes that the project receives go on to be sold through the project's Bike Shop, which ensures the charity's long term sustainability.

Volunteers needed to visit older people

Local charity Link Age Southwark is looking for new volunteers to befriend isolated older people. The charity, based in East Dulwich, has been recruiting volunteers to support older people across Southwark for 23 years.   


Charity FrockSwap - Pop Brixton 8th October!

One Woman's trash is another woman's treasure!
£3 entry to swap unwanted clothes with new ones! All in aid of the Baytree Women Centre, Brixton
Pop Brixton, 8th October12-5pm

Fantastic garden opening in Court Lane this Sunday

Are you thinking about how you’re going to enjoy the (hopefully) lovely weather this Sunday afternoon? 

What better way than to visit 122 Court Lane, SE21, to enjoy the beautiful, mature garden, generously opened by owners Charles and Jean Cary-Elwes in aid of the National Garden Scheme (entry is £5 for adults, children free)?

St. Jude's Primary raises £314 for Farm Africa

A big congratulations to St.Jude's C of E Primary School in Poet's Corner for raising an impressive £314 for international development charity Farm Africa. 

The Year 3 children were inspired to organise a fundraising Suasage Sizzle after learning about Farm Africa when St. Jude's organised an African Welly Walk to raise money for the charity.  

Herne Hill Cycles for Sport Relief

Fison Fitness helps Herne Hill Cycle for Sport Relief

Get ready as Herne Hill's finest shops cycle over the weekend 12/13th March to raise money for Sport Relief.

Charity Fundraising party tonight - Sat 8th August - 5pm - 11.30pm


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