Monthly Archives: December 2015

Looking Forward to the New Year at Millman Street Resources Centre

Millman Street Resources Centre members share their post-Christmas thoughts and hopes for 2016, and tell this reporter about the film they were shown yesterday (29th December). The movie in question was Alfred Hitchcock’s 1948 classic Rope.  The film was apparently inspired by a … Continue reading

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2015 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2015 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 2,000 times in 2015. If it were a cable car, it … Continue reading

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Christmas Party at Millman Street Centre

Yesterday, Millman Street Resources Centre members enjoyed the annual Christmas Party.  Aside from Christmas lunch, there was also singing and dancing to festive songs, provided by Ronnie Scott’s Rejects.  Fred said: “I had a good time; good lunch; good singing and … Continue reading

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Trip to the British Museum

Last Friday (11th December) Millman Street Resources Centre members were taken on a day trip to the British Museum. Pam and Helena, having been to the museum several times before, were perhaps over familiar with the more famous exhibits, such as … Continue reading

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Volunteers’ Evening at Millman Street Resources Centre

Last Thursday evening (10th December), Millman Street Resources Centre held an evening to thank the various volunteers who help out at HCA throughout the year.  Volunteers enjoyed food and drink, with music courtesy of Ken’s iPod, providing No.1 hits of … Continue reading

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Trip to Dickens Museum

Yesterday (8th December), Millman Street Resources Centre members enjoyed a trip to the Charles Dickens Museum in nearby Doughty Street.  As some members noted, several places have a claim on the author of Nicholas Nickleby, Bleak House, Great Expectations and … Continue reading

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Tea & Talkies: The Intern

This Monday (7th December), Millman Street Resources Centre members enjoyed the latest in the series of Tea & Talkies events courtesy of the Warner Brothers cinema in Theobald’s Road.  This time, they saw The Intern, starring Robert De Niro and Anne … Continue reading

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