Category Archives: creative writing

#Oliver Cromwell in Holborn#Mysteries of Holborn

  Holborn has had its brushes with fame – or at least famous folk – over the centuries.  Pop trio Bananarama, for example, shared a flat on the 11th floor of a Holborn tower block during the height of their … Continue reading

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#Heroes: Millman Street Centre Members and #Proper Journalist Choose Theirs

  Today, our friend Chantal – the proper journalist from The Independent newspaper – was back at Millman Street Community Centre for another good-for-the-brain Creative Writing workshop.  Today’s theme was Heroes, with our members, volunteers and staff singing the praises … Continue reading

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#Word Art with Proper Journalist at Millman Street Centre#Creative

Today, Millman Street Community Centre members were again inspired to flex their creative muscles by Chantal Da Silva, our friendly, local, proper journalist from The Independent newspaper.  She was assisted by HCA’s Sarah, who once again took some pretty good … Continue reading

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#Active Minds at Millman Street Community Centre

Last Thursday (28th September), Millman Street Community Centre members were once again seen enjoying an Active Minds workshop.  It was hosted by Alice and Burcu, and they were showing our members a good-for-the-memory word game which revolved around words written … Continue reading

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#Creative Writing (With A Real Journalist) at Millman Street Community Centre

Today, Millman Street Community Centre members enjoyed a Creative Writing workshop, hosted by a proper journalist. Chantal Da Silva works for The Independent newspaper, which is now only available online.  A Canadian, she says she “Always loved London” and is … Continue reading

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