issue 11. Up Your Street

Mon Oct 1st     OLDER PEOPLE’S DAY

                         free Hornbeam Café E17 (Bakers Arms).  RAGWORKS wall-hangings depicting global nursery rhymes returns!

                           free  4pm     Black History Month in Newham
Talk on Kamal Chunchie and The Coloured Mens Institute at the Peoples Museum & Gallery of Newham.

Wed Oct 3rd free 10-4pm St Andrew’s Church, Colworth Rd. E11 Dementia Day with stalls,  info etc.

Fri Oct 5th free 11-2.30pm Upton Community Centre. Bring a friend day activities for seniors.

Sat Oct 6th free 12-3pm Petchey Academy Shacklewell Lane. Forest Recycling Project give or take

Mon Oct 8th free 5.30-8.30.Stratford Circus E15 Find out about Rosetta Arts in Stratford

Coming next week

in Newham and Hackney, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park residents meetings to prepare for The Legacy.

Caribbean Though a Lens
Reminiscence session in partnership with the National Archives,  as part of the “Caribbean Through a Lens” project.  Come and view a unique collection of photographs spanning over 100 years of life in the Caribbean, and share your own memories and photographs of Caribbean life. 10th October at the People’s Museum & Gallery of Newham, 2pm. Refreshments will be provided. Please RSVP to or phone 0208 553 4343.

Thurs 11th Oct £2.50  1pm “Song Of Freedom” at Hackney Picture House.


Issue 8. Up Your Street

Tues Sep 11th free Ride on the 210 bus celebrating 60 years. From Golders Green to Finsbury Park  from  11 am to 3.15pm . No need to book . the timetable can be found at IanVisits.

Thurs Sep 13th £4   1pm Reminiscence Screenings Hackney PictureHouse ” The Spirit of the Beehive” (Spanish setting 1940s) Free tea coffee biscuits of course! Followed by discussion. £4 is the over 60s concession..

Fri  Sep 14th free gentle exercise at The Mill E17  with Disability E17 (St James Street end of market E17) 1.30-3.30pm

Mon Sep 17th free 6.30pm  “The River Lea” talk at The People’s Museum Stratford (opp Gala Bingo)

Tues Sep 18th free    2-4pm St Andrew’s Church Colworth Rd E11 .Harvest Festival and Navratri