Tag Archives: London

#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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#Art and Crafts at Millman Street Centre

Today, Millman Street Community Centre members enjoyed another Arts & Crafts session.  It is part of an ongoing Arts project organised by Carmen, HCA’s Activities Co-ordinator.  Sarah, and volunteers Mandy, Pat and Gloria oversaw the work on a mural, which … Continue reading

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#Hits From The Blitz at the Mary Ward Centre

On Saturday, 24th June, our friends The Mary Ward Players will present Songs of the 1940s and Music Hall favourites at The Mary Ward Centre, 42 Queen Square, Holborn WC1N 3AQ. Donation at the door will be £3, and the … Continue reading

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#Tea and Talkies: Their Finest

Last Monday (5th June) our friends at the local Warner Bros cinema once again provided a Tea & Talkies film for Millman Street Community Centre members.  This latest cinematic treat was Their Finest, set in a Ministry of Information film … Continue reading

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#Beyond The Great Wave at the British Museum

Last Saturday (20th May) the British Museum held a preview of Hokusai: Beyond The Great Wave, an exhibition of the works of Katsushika Hokusai (1760-1849).  Best known for his The Great Wave Off Kanagawa (1832), the exhibition also featured such … Continue reading

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#The Holborn Flood: Indoor Gardening at Millman Street Community Centre

Today, the Gardening Workshops regularly hosted by Rema in Millman Street Community Centre garden was forced indoors after flood waters from last night’s downpour refused to seep away into the drainage system as nature intended. Rema was tight-lipped about what … Continue reading

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#Unusualism: Mysteries of Holborn

Here at HCA Towers, the Mysteries of Holborn unit have once again delved into the archives of the Holborn Dodecahedron to uncover yet more unconvincing footage from Millman Street Community Centre’s glorious past. This time, the (rightfully) obscure artist Aitkin Thrash-Barrow … Continue reading

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