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Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from the staff, trustees, and community at the Lewisham Irish Centre. The Centre is closed from the 24th Dec and will re-open on Tuesday 4th Jan 2022 If you need to access food/meals over the Christmas period you can find details of provision over the Christmas period – […]

Open read-through of new David Ireland play – 13 November 4pm

The Lewisham Irish Community Centre is delighted to be hosting a special one-off event on Saturday 13thNovember at 4pm – an open read through of Yes So I Said Yes by award-winning playwright David Ireland, with full cast including Daragh O’Malley, Owen O’Neill, Kevin Trainor, Laura Dos Santos, Kevin Murphy and Declan Rodgers. All are […]

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Theatre at the Centre – 11 October

The Lewisham Irish Community Centre is delighted to host WE LIKE TO MOVE IT MOVE IT: Just Another Immigration Variety Show. How do you solve a problem like immigration? Karaoke, moral philosophy and immigration controls come together in an all-immigrant variety show, serving up jokes, songs and plenty to chew over. There’s something for everyone! […]

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Gypsy Roma Traveller History Month

In conversation with Thomas McCarthy, Irish Traveller, Singer and Storyteller Online – Live from Lewisham Irish Community Centre Friday 25th June 11:00am  Tickets are free, book below, donations gratefully received.

Bia Project – 1 Year On

It’s been just over a year since we began delivering nutritious food to the local community. One year on we look back on the Bia Project (Irish for food) and recognise the contribution of our volunteers and the impact the work has had on our community. “What I particularly enjoy is that I deliver to […]

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The 8th – Virtual Screening

The 8th traces Ireland’s campaign to remove the 8th Amendment – a constitutional ban on abortion. It shows a country’s transformation from a conservative state in thrall to the Catholic church to a more liberal secular society. The 8th includes voices from both sides of the debate, but its primary focus is on the dynamic […]

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Fundraising Concert with Fiona and Jean Kelly

Thanks to everyone who joined us for an evening of classical and Irish Traditional music with Fiona and Jean Kelly in aid of the Lewisham Irish Community Centre! Tickets were by donation and all proceeds help fund the essential work of the Lewisham Irish Community Centre, donate what you can to assist us to continue […]

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Annual General Meeting

Dear Friends, LICC 2021 AGM will take place online this year on 30th April at 11am. The AGM is an opportunity to celebrate our work during this past year. Registration will start at 11am with an 11:15am start and we aim to finish at 12noon. Register below and we’ll send you a Zoom link for […]

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St Patrick’s Day Events

Friday 12th of March On Friday 12th of March, we will begin by celebrating St. Patrick’s Day Mass with Fr. Anthony Megalan Sellam at 11:00.   This will be followed by a music concert performed by Jean and Fiona Kelly, family and guests. Jean and Fiona Kelly are highly accomplished classical concert musicians who perform […]

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Latest Update

It’s almost a year since we closed our doors and began working remotely. It’s been a very challenging time for LICC particularly financially in that we have lost about two thirds of our unrestricted income however the combination of the furlough scheme, business grants, bounce bank loan and securing core funding from the National Lottery […]