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Ambassador Dan Mulhall recites The Lake Isle of Innisfree by W B Yeats

Over 70 residents and dignitaries gathered together to celebrate the opening of the first Irish Men’s Shed at Clochar Court in Harlesden in July this week.  Opened by His Excellency, Mr Dan Mulhall, Ambassador of Ireland to Great Britain in his final engagement before he leaves for the US, the Men’s Shed has been set up to provide both a workshop and a social space for the Irish Community in…

Clochar Court’s New Year’s Party – Friday 20 January 2017

You are invited to join us for live traditional Irish music, food and celebrations on Friday 20 January 2017 anytime between 3-6.30pm at Clochar Court, Crownhill Road, London NW10 4EG. Please RSVP to Becky or David on Tel: 020 7625 1818 or mailto:[email protected]  

Tea Dance – Royal Albert Hall – 9 November 16

TEA DANCE Wednesday 9 November | 3pm | Main Auditorium The Albert Hall are delighted to announce the return of the Tea Dance in their iconic main auditorium! With live music provided by their very own Albert’s Big Band, you are invited to spend the afternoon dancing to quicksteps, foxtrots, waltzes and Latin numbers in the breath-taking surroundings of the Royal Albert Hall.  With music from Glenn Miller, Benny Goodman, Duke Ellington and…

Party time at Clochar Court – This Friday

We are having a (late) Summer Party at Clochar Court, our sheltered housing scheme for the over 60s, and you are invited. Join us on Friday 11th September from 2pm at Clochar Court, Crownhill Road, London NW10 4EQ for some great food and refreshments, music, chat and Craíc to beat the band! No need to book just pop along and don’t forget to bring a friend and some good weather…

Free Salvaged Paint

Decorating? Need free paint? Get down to your local Reuse and Recycling Centre – they may not have your particular colour but they’ll be plenty of quality second hand tins of paint for reuse. Ask a member of staff, fill in a form and get painting. Collect from: Regis Road Re-Use & Recycling Centre, Kentish Town, Camden, London NW5 3EW Call 079 0879 8972 Opening Times Mon – Fri: 8.30am – 3.00pm…

An Núacht – Our Tenant Newsletter

The December edition of An Núacht is now available in the Publications section.  

Irish health survey

Have you emigrated from Ireland in the last five years? Innisfree partners Cross Care would like you to take part in a survey. Are you an Irish emigrant? Have you left Ireland in the last 5 years? Crosscare Migrant Project want to hear about your experiences as part of their new Irish emigrant mental health survey. Take the survey here www.surveymonkey.com/s/emigrantmentalhealth and find out more at http://bit.ly/1jasJOv Jim Sheeran.

Euston Square trip – Excellent day out!

Tenants and volunteers took a day out to visit a well trodden, but little known area of London – Euston Square on the 1st May last. here is a short article prepared by Donal McCarthy who attended the event. Donal writes… Our first visit was to St Pancras Church which I was looking forward to as I love visiting old buildings and learning about their history I also looked it…

St Patrick’s Parade – London

View more pictures at the St Patrick parde 2014 scrapbook On a beautiful sunny Spring day, with a loan of the mini-bus from Brent Irish Advisory Service, we greeted people from all corners of the world to came to see the parade. Tenants joined staff to walk for almost two hours in central London. Crowds cheered us on and many turned up in traditional costume to witness the event.

Wembley Allotment – work gets under way for the 2014 season

Like David Moyles, we are now preparing for the new season up at the allotment. The second plot is now dug over, raised beds constructed and ready for a delivery of top soil and we have pruned the fruit trees. We have also discovered a pond which will help attract wildlife to the South West end of the allotment. We have been told there are frogs and toads in hedgerows…

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