Local newspaper article about VAL's heritage project

Local newspaper, the Lewisham Ledger, has a feature article about VAL's heritage project. See media embedded below. 



Photographs from VAL's Collaboration conference


Here are some of the photographs from VAL's Collaboration conference in October. 

VAL trustee Barbara Gray, from Urban Dandelion, speaking today about BAME collaboration at 'Collaborate for Lewisham' - a day of inspiring speakers, case studies and workshops on collaborative working. 


Making Lewisham a safer place for young people 

MP Vicky Foxcroft addressed a packed Children and Young People's Forum at the Riverside Youth Centre, Deptford, this week.
VAL's CYP Forum looked at a number of perspecitives on how to make Lewisham a safer place for young people. 
MP Vicky Foxcroft outlined the findings of the Youth Violence Commission's report. This report outlines key areas which the Commission would like to see policy changes in.

Great to see everyone at the heritage exhibition launch. 

We also took some some of the stories down to People's Day in Catford. 

How to be more efficient searching for emails 

How many times have you thought ‘I definitely read that in an email!’ and then spent half an hour unsuccessfully trawling through your inbox? Or lost a payment for a random amount and can’t find where it came from? Wondered if you’ve got an account with a particular business?
If you are using Outlook or Gmail, there are built in search features that can make finding those bits of lost and lurking information much easier. The search box in Outlook is at the top of your inbox:


We’ve had  a series of free sessions on the Five Ways to Wellbeing coming up on Wednesdays, between 12 and 1pm at Mulberry Centre, SE14.

Open to all who live, work or study in Lewisham.

Contact Mark for more info on forthcoming events. 


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