Young at Heart 2020!
Older residents of Waterloo and North Southwark were very much young at heart at the annual January party (Friday 17th). Attended by over 120 members of the local community, many of whom are regulars at our weekly community events, ranging from the Over 50s Art Group, to Gentle Gardening and Dance Aerobics to Singing and Wellbeing, […]
Christmas at Coin Street
Looking for some festive fun this year? Here’s some tips on what’s going on locally: 1. Come to a free Christmas party on Friday 6 December at Coin Street neighbourhood centre. Full of activities for kids and adults including arts and crafts, carolling, face painting and a special visit to Santa’s Grotto. Don’t miss out […]
Volunteering: how to make a difference this summer!
Looking for something fun and creative to do this summer? Volunteer with Coin Street this July and August! Here’s what’s on offer. Creative Takeover of Bargehouse Tuesday 27 August–Sunday 1 September Help us set up exhibitions, run events or invigilate our community arts project at the iconic Bargehouse, Oxo Tower Wharf. Including: Art and Soul […]
Lambeth Council proposal to withdraw funding for Coin Street family and children’s centre: consultation underway
Lambeth Council are now consulting on proposals on the future of local children’s centres. To make budget savings it is proposed that all children’s centre funding from Lambeth Council will be withdrawn from Coin Street family and children’s centre from September 2019. This is part of a wider plan to reduce Lambeth children centre provision […]
Tate Modern’s Boiler House renamed after Coin Street’s Natalie Bell
Natalie Bell, head of youth and community programmes at Coin Street Community Builders and London SE1 resident, has Tate Modern’s former Boiler House renamed the Natalie Bell building in her honour. The renaming is part of the artist Tania Bruguera’s Hyundai Commission unveiled at Tate Modern on Monday 1 October. Bruguera has been working with Tate […]