Chartist, James ‘Bronterre’ O’Brien memorial address

Share Tweet Forward We shall commemorate the life of Chartist, James ‘Bronterre’ O’Brien with a memorial address beside his  grave in  Abney Park cemetery, Stoke Newington. The address will be given by this year by Professor Michael Turner, author of a definitive biography of O’Brien. O’Brien  was a Chartist, and fought for a free, untaxed … More Chartist, James ‘Bronterre’ O’Brien memorial address

Hackney jobs

Hackney Council celebrates National Apprenticeship Week 2020 Hackney Council celebrated National Apprenticeship Week, with an award and graduation ceremony honoring apprentices and managers for the work they do to make the scheme a success, as well as local employers creating quality apprenticeships. The event was a roaring success and a great opportunity to hear from … More Hackney jobs

At the PARK Theatre

   What’s On   020 7870 6876 When life’s a drag, enter La Cage aux Folles  opening next week… St. Tropez is calling: don’t miss out on an exceptional evening of entertainment, glitter and fabulousness.   Performed for the first time in the English language, the original play that inspired four blockbuster films and a Tony Award-winning musical, opens next week in … More At the PARK Theatre

Stop Mass Evictions from Ridley Road Shopping Village Petition

Ridley Road Shopping Village Traders shared an update on Stop Mass Evictions from Ridley Road Shopping Village Check it out and leave a comment: PETITION UPDATE Urgent. Take two minutes to oppose renewed threat of evictions. After 18 months of fighting to keep the Shopping Village open, traders and artists on Ridley Road are being told to … More Stop Mass Evictions from Ridley Road Shopping Village Petition

Sing for Freedom

Would you like to sing with a choir, which rehearses in the daytime? Following a wonderful concert for Holocaust Memorial Day at the Union Chapel, the Sing for Freedom choir, based at Freedom from Torture, in Finsbury Park (opposite the Sobell Sports Centre) is looking to welcome new members. We rehearse on Thursdays from 12 … More Sing for Freedom

Join us at Abney Park

Find out more about our current recruitment opportunities and get a round-up of what’s going on in February at Abney Park. Recruitment Trust Coordinator role Abney Park Trust is looking for a forward-thinking Trust Coordinator to join us in our work. If you are a well organised project manager with excellent people skills, and want … More Join us at Abney Park