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Fun in the sun at Clapham Park!


This year’s fun day promises oodles of entertainment for all the family. There are street dance workshops for the energetic, snake handling for the fearless alongside the chance to see acrobats, a fire eater and carnival procession! The little ones can look forward to a bouncy castle, arts and crafts...More

Brixton resident celebrates half century with Metropolitan


Brixton resident Keith Shaw this month celebrates 50 years as a resident of housing association Metropolitan. Accepting a certificate of recognition to mark the occasion, Keith said that he was proud to have reached the milestone and reflected that Metropolitan has come a long way over the years. As well...More

Carnival dancing – plus lots more – at Clapham Park in July!


With the Summer Fun Day just a month away (Saturday 1 August – put it in your diary now!), weekly carnival dancing sessions have been added to the schedule at the Community Resource Centre on Headlam Road. Rehearsals take place 4-6pm on Mondays and 4-8.30pm on Wednesdays throughout July. If dancing isn’t...More

Former factory site in Northamptonshire transformed into new affordable homes


A £3.7m development of a former electrical goods factory in Wellingborough by housing association Metropolitan has provided 48 new affordable homes for local families. The new homes on Doddington Road comprise 30 flats and houses for affordable rent, and 18 houses for shared ownership. The development is located on a...More

Learn money management skills and help others build financial confidence


Good news, we’re recruiting again for volunteers in Lambeth to be trained in a range of money management skills and then use those skills to mentor other Lambeth residents who may be struggling financially. The training programme covers: setting money goals dealing with debt welfare benefits making the most of your money...More

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