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Dementia Event - Don't Leave Me Now: Playreadings 23rd May 2019

Published: 01 May 2019
Don’t Leave Me Now’ explores the impact of young onset dementia on two very different families. Rachael Dixey cared for her partner with dementia for seven years. Cindy Toulman visited her husband in his care home every day for ten years. ‘Don’t Leave Me Now’ was…

Scam Alert - Fake Virgin Media Emails

Published: 17 April 2019
Fraudsters are sending fake Virgin Media emails threatening “automatic disconnection” Action Fraud has received over 100 reports about fake emails that purport to be from Virgin Media. The emails threaten the recipient with “automatic disconnection” due to “invalid billing information”. The links in the emails…

Outstanding contributions recognised at the Civic Awards 2019

Published: 28 March 2019
More than 30 winners received wards across eight categories - community, young person's outstanding achievement, volunteer, sporting achievement, lifetime achievement and arts and entertainment and the new category teacher/teaching assistant of the year. There was also a special award from the Leader of the Royal…

Her Centre - Spring Newsletter

Published: 25 March 2019
The Her Centre's Spring Newsletter is out now. The Her Centre provides women's advice and support for women of Greenwich. In addition it provides crisis support for women experiencing domestic and sexual abuse, or for women needing urgent practical advice, as well as support groups,…

Trading Standards Scams 'Benefits UK'

Published: 14 March 2019
Royal Greenwich Trading Standards have been made aware of a scam phone call from someone claiming to be from "Benefits UK" (the 'phone call list showed the call as International). On this occasion the caller asked if they were speaking to the “man of the…

Singing Group for those with Learning Disabilities and their Carers

Published: 01 March 2019
A brand new singing group for those with learning disabilities and their carers. £5 per singer per drop in every Wednesday 11.30am-12.30pm at Mycenae House. 90 Mycenae Road, Blackheath, SE3 7SE Still some places left - a brand new singing group for those with learning…

Scam Alert - Bogus Trading Standards Officer Scam

Published: 11 January 2019
Royal Greenwich Trading Standards are aware of a recent spate of bogus Trading Standards Officer (TSO) incidents. A man calls at houses, says he is a TSO and attempts to defraud the householder by claiming that they were due money in connection with previous work…

Trading Standards Alert - Stolen British Gas Uniforms

Published: 10 January 2019
Stolen British Gas Uniforms Royal Greenwich Trading Standards have been made aware of British Gas Uniforms that have been stolen in the London area. Please refer to this link for further information: https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/beware-of-bogus-callers-in-stolen-britishgas-uniforms-6l58vt58x We would urge all residents in the Borough to be extra vigilant,…

Red January

Published: 31 December 2018
Support your mental health this January by doing something active every single day. If it’s running 5k, or walking to work a new way, a morning swim or just taking the bike for a spin – join the thousands of people around the UK kick-starting…

Trading Standards Scam Call Alert - Caller Claiming to be from the Police

Published: 17 December 2018
Royal Greenwich Trading Standards have been made aware of scam phone calls from someone claiming to be calling from the Police. The Scam calls are from people claiming to be from the Police, the scammers tell the victims that their bank cards have been used…
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