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Bankside named as one of five areas in London to trial free tap water scheme

Mayor of London announces Bankside as a pilot area to encourage free tap water refills to help cut plastic waste
Mar 16 2018

Wild about Bankside

Has your business got what it takes to be our pilot Blooming Bankside Champions?
Feb 26 2018

Air quality volunteering - anti-idling event on 20 February

Join Better Bankside and Southwark Council to help raise awareness amongst drivers of how idling their engines affects air quality
Jan 29 2018

City Careers Open House 2018

Open your office doors and help raise Southwark young people's awareness of different careers
Jan 24 2018

Help develop the next generation of entrepreneurs

Calling Bankside SMEs to share their entrepreneurial know-how with Southwark students
Jan 24 2018

Be a Zero Food Waste Hero

Did you know we waste way too much food? Help Plan Zheroes get surplus food to charities that are feeding people in need.
Jan 13 2018

Record breaking year for Together at Christmas

Thanks to your generosity and good will, more gifts than ever before were donated as part of our Christmas gift appeal
Jan 3 2018

Join a lunchtime gardening session at Gambia Street on Thursday 18 January

Help the Gambia Street Gardening Group with a tidy up and bulb planting
Dec 22 2017

Discover tranquility in Bankside

Think of a city that offers space for nature, respite and calm. A city where you can wander, breathe clean air and listen to the sounds of people and wildlife together. This is the Tranquil City. This is Bankside.
Dec 21 2017

Borough Market Trader's Fund - Phase 3 applications invited

Download the application form and guidelines for Trader Support Fund Phase 3
Nov 10 2017

Together at Christmas

Donate special gifts and give a hand-up for Bankside's homeless, vulnerably housed and elderly people.
Sep 27 2017

29 August - Events Academy

The students are back and this year they're hosting a networking event to inspire you about local recruitment
Tuesday, 29 August 2017
6 - 8pm
Hilton London Bankside

We're recruiting for a Corporate Responsibility Manager

Join our friendly and dynamic team
Jun 29 2017

Borough Delivers

Better Bankside’s Cargo Bike delivers surplus food to charities that are feeding people in need
Apr 25 2017

1-7 June Volunteers’ Week

Wide range of exciting opportunities available, all making a difference to people’s lives and the community we work in
Thursday, 1 June 2017 to Wednesday, 7 June 2017

Community Gardening Sessions

Join in one of Bankside Open Spaces Trust’s many sessions
Apr 24 2017

Help Out at the Dragon Café

The Dragon Café is truly unique, and proven to greatly improve people’s mental health.
Apr 24 2017

Fun Social Activities at Local Elderly Social Club

From brain teasers to playing pool there are a range of ways for you to get involved
Apr 24 2017

Join us as a MERGE volunteer

We're looking for volunteers with a passion for interactive public art to work with an array of visual artists, April - June 2017
Apr 24 2017

Events Academy needs you!

This summer could your business deliver a 90 minute workshop to a small group of Southwark young people giving an insight into your workplace? Or provide someone with a day’s work experience?
Apr 23 2017