News published October 2021
Bernardine Evaristo inspires students during visit to old Eltham school
Award-winning writer Bernardine Evaristo has returned to her former Eltham school to inspire the next generation with her incredible journey.
Attend the free Connecting Communities Dance Festival this half term
In just one week's time, the Connecting Communities Dance Festival will hit the Royal Borough of Greenwich with five days of dance and music, rounding off Black History Month 2021.
Meera Syal CBE to host Royal Greenwich’s Best of Business Awards 2021
This year’s Best of Royal Greenwich Business Awards will be hosted by none other than the sublime Meera Syal CBE.
£2,700 raised at the Mayor’s Charity Golf Day
On 14 October, friends and colleagues of Cllr Denise Hyland, the Mayor of the Royal Borough of Greenwich, gathered for a game of golf in aid of the Mayor’s charity, the Tramshed.
Clearing the Autumn streets
Autumn is here! As the days get darker earlier and the air gets colder, with this change of season comes a large amount of leaf fall.
Have lots of fun and make minimal waste this Halloween!
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Sparkle in the Park set to return
The Royal Borough of Greenwich is bringing the hugely successful Sparkle in the Park Christmas light trail back for a second year.
Makeover at Maryon Park Playground!
The gates to the newly refurbished Maryon Park Playground swung open last week to welcome some very excited local children.
Holiday Meals available for children this October half-term
No child in Royal Greenwich will have to go without this half-term as we will be providing free, nutritious meals all week.
Woolwich leisure centre scheme: have your say
Royal Borough of Greenwich is investing in a brand-new state-of-the-art leisure centre fronting General Gordon Square in the heart of Woolwich town centre.