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Event of the century

Event of the century

If you’ve been on a trip to Outer Mongolia then it may have escaped your notice that we are having a mega fundraiser in less than three weeks time. If you haven’t been on said trip then you’ll have no excuse for not knowing every in and every out of our event. Buuut… just in … Continue reading

Waitrose Highbury Corner is our new hangout

Waitrose Highbury Corner is our new hangout

Pinch, punch, first, err, third of the month. Whatever, it’s March. And that can only mean one thing – we are one of Highbury Corner Waitrose’s Community Matters organisations of the month, don’t you know?! We appreciate that not everybody shops in Waitrose and that Highbury Corner is not in Hackney but there is a … Continue reading

Sundays at the Russet

Sundays at the Russet

The last two Sundays we’ve been hanging out at the Russet. A week ago we had a committee meeting there, brainstorming over bacon sandwiches (we have so many ideas, events and happenings going on that we barely know where to start telling you about them all), and today we were there to be part of … Continue reading

Ittt’sss Chrrriiissstttmas!

Ittt’sss Chrrriiissstttmas!

Hello all you lovely people! Are you ready for Christmas? Are you hanging up your stocking on the wall … or are you leaving that to Slade? Whether you like it or not, the big day is nearly upon us and what better way to get involved in the festivities than to share the details … Continue reading

Go getcha Guardian

Go getcha Guardian

Read all about it! Read all about it! We’ve only gone and got ourselves a double page spread in today’s Guardian! What are you doing still reading this? Why aren’t you rushing out to the shops to get your copy? Impressed?! We are! Naturally we are thrilled and delighted that Eve at the Guardian liked … Continue reading

Never work with children or animals…!

Never work with children or animals…!

So… you know that saying, “Never work with children or animals”? Um, yeah, we kind of ignored it. There were no lions or tigers or bears, oh no, but there most certainly were children and lots and lots of them! What are we talking about? Our baking workshop of course! The Friday before the Friday … Continue reading

What goes around comes around

What goes around comes around

If we sat down to write a post about all the other worthwhile organisations in Hackney that deserve a mention then we’d be here all day, or several days more likely. So we won’t do that. Not now at least. We did want to highlight one local initiative though. Why? Well because it needs a … Continue reading