Year: 2016

Elizabeth Frimpong-Aboagye – Coin Street neighbhourhood centre user

September 26, 2016

“Coin Street is a great way for parents from different backgrounds to socialise or just hang out and chat” What brought you to the neighbourhood centre initially? I had walked past the neighbourhood centre lots of times as my parents live in Stamford Street but I had never been in – I didn’t know what it was! […]

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Ana Mendes – Youth Club Volunteer

“It makes me really happy to see the children having so much fun and not on screens” How long have you been volunteering with Coin Street and how did you find out about us? I have been a volunteer since January 2016. I am in the first year of my  A-Levels and the teachers at my […]

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Spotlight On: Nextdoor

September 14, 2016

Coin Street conference centre welcomed over 100 people to the launch event of the newly released Nextdoor app. It was a high profile panel discussion on divided society and local communities with both media, key opinion formers, governments representatives and local members joining the celebration.  It has already launched in USA and the Netherlands. Nextdoor […]

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Celebrating young people on International Youth Day

August 12, 2016

12 August marks International Youth Day and we are taking the opportunity to celebrate all the brilliant young people who get involved in the positive programme of activities offered by our Community Programmes team. Young people are at the heart of much of our community work, as we aim to provide a space for them […]

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