Aerial view of Thamesmead

This team provides a number of services for residents

Team Gallions provides a comprehensive service 365 days a year ensuring our residential buildings and parks and open spaces are clean and tidy.

This work includes:

  • A dedicated caretaking service to all our residential buildings in Thamesmead, with each caretaker allocated to a specific site (caretaker details are displayed on block noticeboards to enable residents to contact them with any cleansing issues). 
  • Communal handyman repairs
  • Jet washing and graffiti removal
  • Bookable bulk refuse removal (this is free of charge for our residents)
  • Pest control services.

Our public realm team look after our external areas, providing street cleaning services, which include:

  • Mechanical sweeping
  • Litter removal
  • Fly tip removal
  • General estate cleaning
  • Jet washing

We own over 1.5 millions square metres of open spaces and water ways in Thamesmead, which our Grounds team look after, providing:

  • Grass cutting
  • Shrub bed maintenance
  • Litter removal
  • Canal and lake maintenance
  • Tree maintenance
  • Weed control
  • Playground maintenance