The Mayor's London Borough of Culture 2022

We are shaking things up. We are making change.


In 2022, a year-long cultural programme celebrated our history, people and place, with hundreds of events in our venues, parks and street corners. Created by the people of Lewisham.

Look back

600+ events

From live music and dance to family fun, hundreds of events happened across the borough, from Deptford to Downham.

Over 400,000

People attended

Lewisham residents and visitors to the borough came together to create and enjoy fantastic moments of celebration and change.

"I am a Lewisham resident and very proud of being a part of it"

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