Category Archive: Community in Action

Nov 16

Volunteering – why would you?

Mone helping out at a Dandelion event

For love or money? ‘Money’ Lovedeep Singh came alone to London from India in 2010. He wanted to study and work here. Instead he ended up at 19 years old destitute on the streets and now lives in the Highway to Holiness church in Tottenham. He explains why he helps out seven nights a week distributing food to the …

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Sep 20

Living Under One Sun

The miracle of bees Living Under One Sun is an organisation that looks after bees and many more activities. It is located in Tottenham, on the community allotments behind Tottenham Hale station, and was brought to life in May 2008. This summer Berdan Yilmaz visited them Living Under One Sun community allotment members agreed that one …

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Aug 13

Everybody Dreams – a song for Tottenham’s youth

Performing live as the Olympic torch passed through Haringey

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SK8 at 8

Sk8 at eight ‘Skateboarding is like a sport which is very different to most. It can be done individually or with friends who enjoy it as well.’ Alfie Cartwright took the pictures and tells Elliott’s story. Elliott Brown now 15 years old has enjoyed Skateboarding since the young age of 8. Going to skate parks …

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Feb 12

Dream School – Tanzanian style

Dream School – Tanzanian style Kori Arts took young teachers from Turnpike Lane to Tanzania. Lilian Newman interviewed her sister Lydia about it 2011 saw a group of young people from Haringey’s Kori Arts go back to Tanzania to teach young people there performing arts and sports. There had already been two other such trips, …

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