Community Rights meeting 14 Dec


New Cross Community Council are holding an event on community rights on Wednesday 14 December. 7:30pm, old Council Chamber, Deptford Town Hall


Speakers on various aspects of the new legal rights for community groups and neighbourhoods and the support available to community groups: then a general discussion on what this means for the area



Lots of lots. Auction 7pm 19.11.11

A chance to support the People’s Library and nab yourself something extraordinary. Come along to the former New Cross Library on New Cross Road at 7pm to get your chance.

Almost 50 lots including champagne, beer, holiday homes, vintage clothing and some great art from Eileen Cooper, Sara Lee and more.

See full list and starting prices here Auction Lots

Local Opportunity

There is a vacancy on the New Cross Gate Trust’s Board of Trustees, and they are in the process of recruiting for a new resident Board member.

The recruitment process will be by way of an application form (application form attached, together with some information about what the role involves). We are keen to ensure that this is circulated as widely as possible.

Should anyone be interested in this role, then please feel free to contact Jenny to discuss this further. This opportunity is also being advertised  by Volunteering Lewisham and Please note that this is a voluntary position.

Closing date for applications is the 21st October 2011. See these files for more info:

Advert – Vacancy for Resident Board Member – New Cross Gate Trust

2. Application Form

3. Trustee intro pack

New Cross People’s Library Meeting 13.07.2011

You can contact the library on
8pm at All Saints Church, New Cross Road
Agree minutes of the 13.06.11 meeting
Welcoming Joan Ruddock MP and any other newcomers
Agreement and signing of the constitution.
Mention of Articles of Association and Business Plan
Suggestions / delegation for fund raising
Community updates