Monthly Archives: August 2018

#Happy Birthday, Ken

Today is the birthday of long-time Millman Street Community Centre member, Ken. He didn’t come to the Centre today, but popped in yesterday to bring in some chocolate cakes so that our members could celebrate.  He was also thoughtful enough … Continue reading

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#Fresh Minds at Millman Street Centre

Last Friday (17th August), Alexandra and some other volunteers from Freshminds came to Millman Street Community Centre to give our members an Arts Workshop. Freshminds are a rescruitment consultancy, based in High Holborn.  Their volunteers included Roberta, who is also … Continue reading

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#High Tea at Bedford Estates for Millman Street Centre Members

Last Thursday (23rd August), Millman Street Centre members were invited to Bedford Estates in Bloomsbury, for High Tea.  It was a lavish spread, served by a lady named Emma. Naturally, this sort of  mannered, etiquette-heavy outing was far too posh … Continue reading

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#Wallace Collection visited by #Millman Street Centre Members

Several times in the past couple of years, ladies from the Wallace Collection have brought photos of various objets d’art to Millman Street Community Centre, illuminating our members with the provenance of each artefact. Yesterday (21st August), Millman Street Centre … Continue reading

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#Southend Trip – 23rd August

In the latest of HCA’s Seaside Special days out, MIllman Street Community Centre members will journey to Southend-on-Sea, Essex on Thursday, 23rd August. The Millman Street mob visited the town in 2016, on a blustery day [see photo], so it … Continue reading

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#”Mary, Mary” #Mary Woolstencroft play at Bloomsbury Festival 2018

Today, Rowena from the Working Men’s College visited Millman Street Centre, asking HCA members and staff to complete a brief survey on the life of proto-feminist and former Bloomsbury resident, Mary Woolstencroft. Rowena, also a member of the Further Than … Continue reading

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#Vote HCA in Waitrose at the Brunwick Centre

This August, Holborn Community Association would like you to help fundraise for us at Waitrose in the Brunswick Centre.  Please use your tokens in the box provided at Waitrose.  Thank you. Vote HCA…You know it makes sense…

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