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Changes to bin collections - w/c Monday 8 August

Due to weather warnings for extreme heat this week, bin collections will start one hour earlier than normal (from 5am) in order to help our crews avoid the hottest temperatures later in the day. Early starts will continue until the end of this week.

Please ensure your bin is placed out before 5am on your collection day in order to ensure collection.

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London Borough of Culture 2022

Lewisham the Mayor of London's, London Borough of Culture for 2022
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Make your nominations for the Mayor of Lewisham’s Business Awards 2022

With 14 exciting new award categories this year, there’s plenty of opportunity to support your favourite independent businesses.
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