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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
A chara / Dear friends, We hope you and your family had a restful break. Thank you for all your support in 2020. Though an extremely difficult year for everyone we have been overwhelmed by your support and kind donations. We have built a strong team of 35 volunteers who have given in excess of […]
We will be closing the Centre services from 23rd December until 5th January 2021 for the Christmas Break. On behalf of everyone at the Lewisham Irish Centre we wish you and your family a very Happy Christmas and a Peaceful New Year.