Month: March 2020

Oxo Lights turn blue

Oxo Tower turns blue to say ‘Thank you’ to the NHS

March 27, 2020

The Oxo Tower lights are turning blue at 8pm every Thursday to say ‘Thank you’ to all the NHS staff, and key workers who have been working so hard to protect and support us all during this difficult time. As people throughout the country clap each Thursday to show support for NHS workers and carers, […]

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) update from Coin Street.

Due to the ongoing situation with COVID 19 Coin Street neighbourhood centre is currently closed. Coin Street staff: most of our staff are working from home and can be contacted via their usual email addresses and phone numbers. Community and family support sessions: We  know how important staying connected is, and our teams are working […]

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Piecing together glass builds resilience for survivors

March 11, 2020

“It can be a cathartic experience. I understand from personal experience.” Roberta De Caro, workshop facilitator” During March three workshops for survivors of domestic abuse take place at Coin Street neighbourhood centre. Local artist Roberta De Caro will help participants create jewellery and art from shards of broken glass. Roberta passionately feels that art helps […]

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Calling artists for the Waterloo Festival!

March 2, 2020

Calling artists! Waterloo Festival, in collaboration with Coin Street Community Builders, is delighted to invite submissions for an outdoor showcase of sculpture, art and installations in the Churchyard of St. John’s Waterloo. We’re seeking artists who have connections with Waterloo, North Lambeth and North Southwark and want to creatively explore the beautiful wrap-around gardens on […]

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