The Link Thamesmead opened its doors on Monday 1 October 2012 and offers the local community a wide range of fun and inspiring activities and opportunities, as well as spaces for hire.

Based under the elevated roundabout in Harrow Manor Way, The Link Thamesmead is a stunning, state-of-the-art community hub aimed at young people but offering something for everyone.

Feel free to browse through this site and learn more about what we offer, ways to get involved and how you can get in touch.

Our Partners

Archway Project

Take the fast track to motorbike mechanics, media studies, cookery and photography courses.

Bexley Youth Service

Aim high on the indoor climbing wall, high and low ropes courses, bouldering and water sports.

Charlton Athletic Community Trust

You've scored if you're interested in sports, education, health and employment opportunities.


The sky is the limit for the Thamesmead school pupils who enter this arch, as they build a brighter future.

Thamesmead Gym

With cardio and resistance machines, classes and nutrition advice on offer, what are you waiting for?

Theatre Street Performing Arts

It's always show time in The Studio with the offer of singing, dancing and acting classes and performances.


Awarded Four Stars

29th July 2014

We are over the moon to announce our cafe received four stars from the Food Standards Agency.
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Train with the best

30th January 2014

The Link is the place to be in 2014 with Theatre Street Performing Arts offering a new BTEC in Performing Arts from September 2014 and a Summer Musical.
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Coming Soon

Arts & Crafts

8th October 2014

Great creative in this 1.5 hour, Arts & Crafts workshop for adults, taking place every Wednesday. Just £2 per session. Why not pop in beforehand and have a snack for lunch in our cafe? We offer a range of hot and cold food and drink, including the 'best' Cappuccino in town and a Coffee & Cake deal for just £2.
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Grade 3 Tap

2nd October 2014

If you have a love for Tap and have already sat and passed Grades 1 & 2, now is your chance to take things to the next level in this 45 minute class. Please note, this class is ability based. Please pre-book.