Category Archives: Volunteering

#Open Day at Millman Street Community Centre 2017

Last Friday (16th June), Millman Street Community Centre held its annual Open Day.  Your HCA hack arrived at the Centre to a hubbub of preparations, as garments both vintage and new were put on clothes rails, the buffet was being … Continue reading

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#RADA Workshop at Millman Street Centre

Yesterday (25th April), Millman Street Community Centre hosted the first taster workshop by RADA’s Elders Company.  The tutor was Ingrid, and she was assisted by Diana and Jean. We at HCA hope that this initial session will inspire a regular series … Continue reading

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#Hallelujah! Easter Tea Party at UCLU

20th March is the United Nations’ International day of Happiness.  We at HCA hope you enjoyed this years’ celebration of happiness last Monday.  Now, remember: no more enjoying yourself until next 20th March…. Also on Monday, Millman Street Community Centre … Continue reading

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#HCA at University College London Volunteers’ Fair

Last Thursday (6th October), Kate Blackshaw – Holborn Community Association’s Befriending Scheme Organiser, ran a stall at University College London’s [UCL] Volunteers’ Fair, which was held between 12 noon and 3:30pm. “Volunteering is embedded in UCL’s culture,” Kate said.  “Even … Continue reading

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#New Hue 3: The Repaintening

Cast your mind back to a different age: a boiling British (i.e: Indian) summer,  the UK’s car market was boosted by record sales, and England had a new manager.  Optimism was rife (apart from daft sods who, according to free paper … Continue reading

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#New Hue 2: Lloyds Bank Volunteers to Paint Millman Street Garden Railings

This Friday (7th October), Millman Street Community Centre gardens will have its railings painted by volunteers from Lloyds Bank.  The grey undercoat was recently applied by civil service volunteers from the CMA (Competition and Markets Authority). The Lloyds Bank volunteers will … Continue reading

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#New Hue: Civil Servants Paint Railings at Millman Street Community Centre

Last Thursday (15th September), several civil servants from the CMA (Competition And Markets Authority) un-pushed their pens and picked up brushes in order to spruce up the railings and wall in the Millman Street Community Centre garden with a lick of paint. … Continue reading

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