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Council reassures tenants over fire safety

Published on Tuesday, 20 June 2017 in Housing news

All Council high rise buildings comply with current fire safety standards. Read the FAQs.

Royal Borough of Greenwich to invest over £11m in children's centres

Published on Friday, 23 June 2017 in Education and learning news

The Royal Borough's Cabinet agreed to extend contracts of the 23 children's centres.

Future vision for Charlton Riverside laid out in new Masterplan

Published on Friday, 23 June 2017 in Environment and planning news

Planning documents giving guidance on regeneration were approved by Cabinet.

Royal Borough's first Pride event comes to Greenwich

Published on Thursday, 22 June 2017 in Leisure and culture news

Out in the Streets takes place on 25 June as part of Greenwich + Docklands International Festival.

New Sutcliffe Park multi-sports centre nears completion

Published on Thursday, 22 June 2017 in Environment and planning news

The milestone 'topping out' ceremony took place on 21 June.

Greenwich + Docklands International Festival kicks off on Friday

Published on Thursday, 22 June 2017 in Leisure and culture news

The internationally renowned Festival brings the very best of outdoor arts to the Royal Borough.

Have your say at a Better Together meeting

Published on Tuesday, 20 June 2017 in Council and democracy news

The meeting at the Eltham Centre has a focus on regeneration.

Royal Borough of Greenwich statement on Finsbury Park attack

Published on Monday, 19 June 2017 in Council and democracy news

Royal Greenwich and faith leaders have issued statements following the attack.

Neglect Matters campaign launches

Published on Monday, 19 June 2017 in Health and social care news

The campaign tackles neglect, the most common form of child abuse.

All aboard as Greenwich's first bus tour launches

Published on Monday, 19 June 2017 in Leisure and culture news

The tour offers a unique chance to explore the borough's hidden gems.

Reassurance given to residents on fire safety

Published on Monday, 19 June 2017 in Housing news

Everyone at the Royal Borough remains deeply saddened by the devastating fire and tragic loss of life at Grenfell Tower, the extent of which is still unfolding.

New monthly market comes to Woolwich

Published on Monday, 19 June 2017 in Business news

The al fresco market takes place in Powis Street and Beresford Square until October.

Drop-in for new Plumstead library and leisure centre design

Published on Friday, 16 June 2017 in Environment and planning news

The new designs will be available to view on Thursday 29 June at Plumstead Library.

A new strategy for cleaner air for the next generation

Published on Friday, 16 June 2017 in Environment and planning news

The Air Quality Action Plan was published on National Clean Air Day (15 June 2017).

Have the time of your life with Greenwich Dances

Published on Thursday, 15 June 2017 in Leisure and culture news

Greenwich Dances gets under way this week as Royal Greenwich Festivals continues.

Council releases statement on fire safety in high-rise housing

Published on Wednesday, 14 June 2017 in Housing news

Read the Royal Borough's statement and help support Grenfell Tower residents.

Car-free day for Greenwich + Docklands International Festival

Published on Wednesday, 14 June 2017 in Transport and streets news

On Sunday 25 June, the car-free day will make it easy to enjoy GDIF's outdoor performances.

Become a carer during Shared Lives week

Published on Monday, 12 June 2017 in Health and social care news

Provide life-changing support for vulnerable adults within your own home.

Royal Greenwich Members of Parliament re-elected

Published on Friday, 09 June 2017 in Council and democracy news

The three local MPs were re-elected in the General Election with increased majorities.

Properties ordered to close following Council action in court

Published on Thursday, 08 June 2017 in Community and living news

People in the properties were engaged in anti-social behaviour and criminal activity.

Celebrate being stronger together at this year's Great Get Together

Published on Thursday, 08 June 2017 in Leisure and culture news

Our Great Get Together and Armed Forces Day returns for its seventh year on 24 June 2017.

National Clean Air Day supported by Royal Borough

Published on Wednesday, 07 June 2017 in Environment and planning news

A number of events and activities are taking place on Thursday 15 June.

Celebrate our outstanding care homes

Published on Wednesday, 07 June 2017 in Health and social care news

Free events are taking place on Friday 16 June for the national Care Home Open Day.

Royal Greenwich leaders pledge: We stand together

Published on Monday, 05 June 2017 in Council and democracy news

Faith and community leaders met Council leaders to condemn London Bridge attack.

Have your say at a Better Together meeting

Published on Monday, 05 June 2017 in Council and democracy news

The meetings return later this month with a focus on regeneration.

Greenwich leaders stand together to condemn London Bridge attack

Published on Sunday, 04 June 2017 in Community and living news

Royal Greenwich and faith leaders have issued statements following the atrocity.

Library Lates launches in Royal Greenwich

Published on Friday, 02 June 2017 in Leisure and culture news

Royal Greenwich's biggest libraries are opening later every Tuesday until 30 July.

PARKSfest and Greenwich Music Festival get under way

Published on Thursday, 01 June 2017 in Leisure and culture news

Two more events kick off this weekend as part of Royal Greenwich Festivals.

Royal Greenwich launches grants for local community arts groups

Published on Wednesday, 31 May 2017 in Leisure and culture news

The Royal Greenwich Community Arts Fund 2017/18 is now open for applications.

A positive campaign for a #PositivePlumstead

Published on Tuesday, 30 May 2017 in Environment and planning news

Love Plumstead, Hate Litter encourages a cleaner, litter-free Plumstead.