Really Local Group to build Catford cultural hub

The Really Local Group has received planning consent from Lewisham for its first site in Catford, SE6.

The 25,000 sq ft scheme will provide a three-screen cinema, pop-up food stalls, live entertainment stages, a rooftop bar and coffee shop, recording studios and artist workshops.

The mixed-use retail, food and leisure offer is designed to provide a diverse community-based programme and replaces an existing retail unit within Catford Centre shopping mall – a site Lewisham Council plans to redevelop in the long term.

Another similar site in Reading, Berkshire – a five minute walk from the new