International Food Day in Hammersmith

A great day yesterday (Tuesday 26 February 2019) at the Elders’ Club at the Masbro Centre, Hammersmith.  People brought in their traditional dishes and talked about the background to the recipes. So many were taught them by their mothers – from the Caribbean to Bangladesh and southern India. We’re hoping to put together a book […]

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Keeping up links with Estaires

It was lovely to be back in Estaires, northern France, last week (7 February 2019) – even briefly –  and see our friends from the College du Sacre Coeur, the local history society and the Town Hall.  We’ve been working with Estaires to mark the centenary of the end of World War One for nearly […]

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Bridging Arts accounts 2017 to 2018

We operate on a shoestring and are far too small to post our accounts up on the charity commissioners website. But we do produce annual accounts and a report which should be of interest to supporters.  Click on the following link to read our latest annual accounts and report: Bridging Arts annual report 2017-18 . Very […]

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More dance in Hammersmith

It was great to see Italian dancer Simone Sistarelli again yesterday (29 January 2019) for another dance class with people attending the Elders’ Project at the Masbro Centre in Hammersmith, London. Click here to watch a short clip. Simone started with warm-up exercises then moved on to dance. “Research shows that dance is a bit […]

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Unveiling a WW1 memorial in Penponds

As part of our project Heart of Conflict, we’ve been looking at local World War One history. Now the centenary of the conflict has passed, we’re looking at the years immediately after the war. Many memorials were unveiled then, as people remembered all those who died. In Penponds, the War Memorial is unusual in that […]

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