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West Norwood Feast is back Easter weekend

West Norwood Feast last April

The first Feast Day in 2018 is 1st April – Easter Sunday. From April to December the first Sunday of every month is a West Norwood Feast markets day-  run by volunteers.

Markets & activities are at Artisans’ Market (Chatsworth Way SE24 9HR), Food Fair (in the garden of St Luke’s church SE27 0DT), Retro Village (Rosebery’s  74-76 Knight’s Hill SE27 0JD), Family Hub (outside the West Norwood Health & Leisure Centre, Devane Way SE27 0DF) and Fresh & Green (along Norwood Road from the corner of York Hill SE27 9AF).  And lots of free musical entertainments too!!

For details see: http://westnorwoodfeast.com/blog/

And if you haven’t taken a  cemetery guided tour yet –  its  2.30pm on 1st April – meet at the main gate. [ https://www.fownc.org/events/ ]


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Dog free park?

Our park covered in snow

The council is proposing some changes to the park  beside the leisure centre: fencing off the children’s play area to keep out dogs, bringing back meadow flower beds and a new shrub flower bed.

Drop in on Thursday 22nd March between 3pm and 6pm to the community room at the West Norwood Health & Leisure Centre  SE27 0DF to have your say or before the deadline of Friday 6th April  go online  at:

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Community and volunteering fair

Volunteering fair in January

Come along to the second Community & Volunteering Fair at West Norwood Health & Leisure Centre SE27 0DF on Tuesday 13th June between 3.30pm & 5.30pm . The first Fair held in January was a great success.

Find out about local volunteering opportunities and meet community groups working in our area. All welcome.

If your group is interested in having a space at the Fair please email: lpolton@lambeth.gov.uk

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Interested in volunteering locally?

fair-posterDrop in  to the West Norwood Health & Leisure Centre on Monday 23rd January 2017 and have a chat with our local voluntary organisations. Volunteering is a great way  to meet people  and learn new skills.

If your organisation would like to have a presence at the Fair please email asap:  cdevar@lambeth.gov.uk

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The Horns Tavern

Alison of The Horns Tavern

Alison of The Horns Tavern

The Horns Tavern , 40 Knights Hill SE27 0JD , the oldest pub in West Norwood, has just opened a beer garden. Alison, the landlady, is adding fruit smoothies to the menu so you can pop in after a session at the Leisure Centre! And for the summer there is a BBQ every weekend lunchtime.

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Stop Press: West Norwood Health and Leisure Centre

The new pool for West Norwood

The new pool for West Norwood

The West Norwood Leisure Centre which includes the swimming pool, is to open in July. The operators, GLL, have stated that they will be ready to open the leisure side of West Norwood Health and Leisure Centre on the morning of Monday July 28. The rest of the centre facilities will open over the following couple of months. See http://love.lambeth.gov.uk/west-norwood-health-and-leisure-centre-to-open-on-28-july/.


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Jobs Fair on Tuesday

For jobs at the new  leisure & health centre (due to open Spring 2014) visit the Jobs Fair on Tuesday 4th March between 1pm and 4pm at Portico Gallery 23 Knights Hill SE27 0HS. To get  a list of vacancies and to pre-book an interview email your name, postcode and contact details to lambethworking@lambeth.gov.uk .  Employers expected to be at the Job Fair include: GLL, Cofely (formerly Balfour Beatty) and NHS services within the new West Norwood Health & Leisure Centre due to open Spring 2014.

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