Month: July 2015

Summer Holiday Play Scheme

July 31, 2015

Our summer Holiday Play Scheme is in full swing, giving children aged 4½-11 years old the opportunity to play with their friends and enjoy local trips throughout the summer holidays. At the neighbourhood centre, the children have been taking part in activities such as baking, clay modelling, crafting and storytelling. They have also enjoyed a […]

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The Green Room wins New London Architecture award

July 8, 2015

The Green Room, the neighbourhood restaurant, bar and garden created by Coin Street Community Builders in collaboration with the National Theatre and designed by Benjamin Marks (pictured below), has won the top award in The Temporary category at New London Architecture Awards. The Awards, presented by NLA’s Chairman Peter Murray, at London’s Guildhall on Tuesday […]

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Shaletta, Coin Street Community Builders

Shaletta’s story: From service user to social entrepreneur

July 6, 2015

Shaletta, mother of three, started using Coin Street family & children’s centre services in February 2010. Since then she has turned her life around through education and determination, with the help of Coin Street’s parental support services. She has gained a strong education and now runs her own social enterprise while her children are thriving […]

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Everyone meet Lola

July 3, 2015

There’s a new member of the nursery, meet Lola the nursery’s new furry friend. Lola is a fluffy white rabbit who now has a home in the nursery. The children came across Lola while on a trip to Pets At Home they were overcome with joy when they found out that Lola was moving in! […]

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