Monthly Archives: November 2016

#Millman Street Singers at Christmas

On Tuesday, 13th December, Millman Street Community Centre will host a Christmas Sing-along, with voices provided for said songs by Norman (of the Mary Ward Centre Players), people from St George The Martyr’s Church and some of our own members. … Continue reading

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#”Oh, yes it is!” – Christmas Panto at Mary Ward Centre

On Saturday, 10th December, our friends at the Mary Ward Centre Players will stage a Christmas Pantomime, featuring all your favourite panto characters, including, as Players’ stalwart Norman revealed, the tradition of girls dressed as boys dressed as girls.  Or the … Continue reading

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#”Cakes in Abundance!” (and a Carol Service at St George The Martyr’s Church)

Last Monday (November 28th), Millman Street Community Centre members travelled to sing carols at the nearby St George The Martyr church. “It was very good; it was fantastic,” enthused David.  “The vicar bought a new dog for his kids, and … Continue reading

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#89 Not Out! Happy Birthday, Helena!

Yesterday, 29th November, Millman Street Community Centre saw a birthday celebration for our member Helena, who was 89 (and will continue to be so for, roughly, the next 12 months.  Give or take).  Ivy, Rose, Edna, Mulegetta, Fred and Olive, … Continue reading

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#Hip Hop Fops: Mysteries of Holborn

The latest mysterious happening at Millman Street Community Centre is news of an unusual phenomenon dubbed (if only here) The Holborn Dodecahedron [originally it was to be the Holborn Triangle, until threats of legal action from the owners of the … Continue reading

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#Funky Clobber: Quality Clothing Party at Millman Street Community Centre

On Thursday, 1st December, Millman Street Community Centre will play host to a Clothing Party.  The event is run by Neil, commences at 1:30pm, and will continue until every blessed item is sold (or when Neil gets fed up and shuts … Continue reading

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#Mysteries Of Holborn: Ghastly Ghostly Apparation?

More malarkey from the mysterious world of Holborn.  Investigations into the bizarre are, as ever, haphazard, and undertaken with a great deal of ignorance of the subject.  And so it is with this latest mystery… It is rumoured (if only here) … Continue reading

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#Songs of Marlene Cartwright: Mary Ward Centre Players Pay Tribute

This Saturday (19th November), our friends the Mary Ward Centre Players will again be performing at (can you guess?) the Centre from which they derive their name, to whit: The Mary Ward Centre, 42 Queen Square, Holborn, WC1N 3AQ. Billed … Continue reading

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#Mysteries of Holborn: UFOs Invade WC1 (sort of)

More mysteriousness at Millman Street Community Centre, with what may be (though probably not) the vanguard of an alien invasion… Several unreliable eye-witless accounts and some dreadful, unconvincing photos suggest that we may not be alone in the universe.  Snaps … Continue reading

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#Lest We Forget: Remembrance at Westminster Abbey

    Yesterday (15th November), a couple of our Millman Street Community Centre members journeyed to Westminster Abbey to lay crosses in honour of British and Commonwealth soldiers who fought in the First World War. Lily’s son had been given … Continue reading

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