Monthly Archives: July 2018

#Forensic Horticulture at Millman Street Centre

Today at Millman Street Community Centre, our resident Gardening Guru, Rima, engaged HCA members with an unusual and innovative take on horticulture: “Identifying plants from spent material”, as she put it. So, a sort of CSI Gardening, then?  “Yes,” she … Continue reading

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#Holborn Invades Whitstable (Again)

Last Thursday (19th July), the tranquility of the Kent seaside town of Whitstable was, if not shattered, then at the very least slightly rippled.  For Millman Street Community Centre members embarked on another day out in the town, following a … Continue reading

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#HCA at Camden Mela 2018

Last Sunday (15th July), HCA’s Befriending Organiser, Kate, and Project Worker Hanif manned a stall at Camden Mela at Coram’s Fields. HCA’s Activities Coordinator, Carmen, was also on hand, practising her face-painting skills on local kids, and our very own Kate.  … Continue reading

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#Trip to Whitstable 19th July

There are still a couple of seats available on the coach for tomorrow’s seaside jaunt to Whitstable, Kent.  If HCA members are interested, tickets are £12.  Please hurry to book, as the coach is due to depart Millman Street around … Continue reading

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#Garden Party at Millman Street Community Centre

Today, HCA’s Gardening guru Rema hosted a garden party at Millman Street Community Centre in the, erm, garden, obvs.  Our members enjoyed tea, scones and a delicious carrot cake baked to perfection by volunteer Gloria.  A special mention for our … Continue reading

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#Mela 2018#Sunday 15th July (Unless England Reach the World Cup Final)

Next Sunday (15th July), HCA’s Befriending Organiser, Kate, and ProjectWorker Hanif will again have a stall at Camden Mela at Coram’s Fields. Unless England are in the World Cup Final on Sunday at the same time.  If so, the Mela … Continue reading

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#Queen Square Fair 2018

Last Saturday (7th July), was a gloriously hot and sunny day; England were beating Sweden in the World Cup quarter-final, and all seemed right with the world. Meanwhile, Holborn Community Association once again joined in with the annual Queen Square Fair … Continue reading

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#Queen Square Fair 2018#July 7th

This coming Saturday (July 7th), Holborn will celebrate its annual Queen Square Fair. Location: Queen Square, Holborn, London, WC1N The event takes place between 12 noon and 5pm, and will be opened by the Mayor.  It will feature live music, … Continue reading

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#Line Dancing at Millman Street Centre

Last Wednesday (27th June), Millman Street Community Centre was again the venue for the latest of our new Line Dancing classes. Hosted by Emma from the Mary Ward Centre, the Line Dancing sessions take place each Wednesday between 4pm and 5pm. … Continue reading

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#Eid Party at Millman Street Community Centre

Last Wednesday (June 27th), Millman Street Community Centre hosted an Eid party, to celebrate the end of Ramadan.  Ladies from the Working Men’s College provided hand massages and Ambia offered henna tattoos, as enjoyed by our very own Sarah. There … Continue reading

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