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Back Lewisham’s bid to become London Borough of Culture!

Lewisham Council are bidding to receive over £1m from the Mayor of London to become London Borough of Culture 2021.  

Winning would have a massive positive impact on Lewisham and the people who call it HOME! 

We need your help to show that the people of Lewisham Back Our Bid!


Posted: 08/08/2019

Lewisham Coucil are calling on everyone who enjoys the unique culture of Lewisham to help
win the bid…Every voice counts. Lend yours by backing the bid and clicking on
the ‘support’ button at
The funding has the potential to impact the lives of thousands of Lewisham residents.
We’ve made it really easy for you to get involved and support the bid.
1. The most important thing to do is back the bid at Tell your friends, your family and your workmates to do it too!
2. Next follow us on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram at @IAmLewisham.
3. Let us know your favourite spot in Lewisham. Use the hashtags #IAmLewisham and #MyLocalCulture to unearth the hidden gems the borough has to offer.
4. To mark October being the month of the bid submission change your avatar on 1 October so everyone can see you’re backing the bid. This could be just for the day, the week or the full 28-day countdown.
The next step for us is pooling all creative energy in the borough together to submit a fantastic bid by the 28 October and showing that Lewisham deserves to be named Borough of Culture 2021.

"Just to say a huge thanks ... I am looking forward to progressing with this project thanks to your support, advice and guidance"

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