Category Archives: about the area

Erith And Thamesmead Hustings

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The Boston Globe, 1970

 I found this interesting snippet via Twitter, posted by @heroicproject Click the image to see the full sized version which espouses the merits of what Thamesmead was expected to be back in the early years, and contrasts it to the … Continue reading

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Peabody plans online

The Peabody Thamesmead website has been launched again – hopefully for real this time. There are bits of information and invitations to send in your views or join the staff when they run consultations. Go and explore it here: http://www.peabody.org.uk/thamesmead

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Thamesmead Fete

There will be a fete in Thamesmead on Saturday 30th May, 2pm -7pm at Southmere Lake near Belvedere Road. This is alongside a number of opportunities to meet Peabody staff in relaxed surrounds with provisions for children and quirky entertainment, … Continue reading

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South Thamesmead Neighbourhood Group discussion

Here are some updates gleaned from conversation at the South Thamesmead group. Lesnes to Crossness work to improve the route from the old abbey ruins through to the lake is ongoing and the pile of mud and rubble around the … Continue reading

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The Thames Path

Greenwich Council and Peabody have won £122,500 in funding to transform the Thames Path at Thamesmead. Full story here http://www.newsshopper.co.uk/news/bexley/11888524.Thamesmead_Thames_Path_to_be_transformed_thanks_to_your_votes/

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South Thamesmead Forum

15-April-2015 – South Thamesmead Forum Join the Peabody Group in helping to shape the changes you want to see in Thamesmead, 6:30-8:30pm. Emmanuel Baptist Church | Yarnton Way | DA18 4DR | T: 020 8320 4470 (Luke)

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Peabody speak at the Thamesmead Community Voice meeting

I went along to the Thamesmead Community Voice meeting last Wednesday, and was surprised to find that it was entirely presented by Peabody. I took notes, which I’ll try to make some sense of below (it was the end of … Continue reading

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Architect’s Journal does a write up on Thamesmead

I found an article online today. It seems largely accurate with comments such as Southmere Lake is where ‘regeneration’ started a few years ago, and the results were sad. Owners Gallions Housing Association demolished all the parts of the lakeside area … Continue reading

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A Date For Your Diary

08-April-2015 – Community Voice This is your chance to hear from key partners about latest developments and ask any questions you may have, 6:30pm. The Link Thamesmead | Belvedere Road | Off Harrow Manor Way | Thamesmead | SE28 8RA … Continue reading

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