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

March 27, 2020

The Oxo Tower lights turned blue last night to thank all the NHS staff who have been working so hard to protect and support us all during this difficult time. On Thursday 26 March at 8pm as people throughout the country clapped to show support for NHS workers and...

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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. And our programme of groups and activities are suspended for the time being. Coin Street staff are working from home and can be contacted via their usual email addresses and phone numbers. We recognise...

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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....

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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...

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The Big Half for Coin Street

February 21, 2020

Staff at Coin Street and Gate One will be running to raise funds in the 2020 Big Half Marathon on Sunday 1 March! The run, which is 13 miles starts at Tower Bridge and finishes in Greenwich. Runners will pass through the boroughs of Southwark, Tower Hamlets, Lewisham and...

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